Master of Science in Commerce

This programme provides an enterprise-wide view of business while helping you develop the analytic, strategic, and executive communication skills needed to tackle complex real-world business problems. One of the distinguishing benefits of the MSc. in Commerce is the opportunity to augment your Masters in management with specializations in Finance, Accounting, Investment and EconomicsThese specializations provide you with a competitive and focused advantage in the marketplace. This programme will develop and deepen your understanding of how business is conducted within a global context.

Who can join?

This masters programme is suitable for experienced professionals who would like to advance in or switch focus of their career and increase their specialist knowledge. Recent business graduates are also invited to join this programme if they wish to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to make an immediate impact as analysts within the field of finance, accounting, investments, and economics.

Career opportunities include:

  •  Business analyst  

  • Compliance officer

  • Funds manager

  • Investment banker

  • Management accountant

  • Management and organisation analyst

  • Risk analyst

  • Stockbroker

  • Systems analyst   

Entry qualifications

Bachelor's degree in relevant field with required work experience OR any other equivalent qualification approved by the university Senate.

For actual subject and work experience requirements please contact the enrollment office.

Duration: 2 years (five trimesters)

Curriculum Road Map

Finance

Money and Banking

Derivatives Pricing

Advanced Corporate Finance

Portfolio Management

Multinational Finance

Accounting

Auditing and Assurance

Forensic Accounting and Legal Environment 

Advanced Taxation Practice

Advanced Managerial Accounting

Advanced Auditing and Investigation

Economics

Advanced Micro Economics 

Advanced Macro Economics 

Development Economics

Investment

Security Analysis

International Financial Asset Management

Financial Modeling and Business Forecasting 

Electives

International Financial Reporting

Advanced Investment Management

International Audit Practice

Fee Structure

KSh. 82,345

KSh. 79,345

KSh. 79,345

KSh. 70,000

KSh. 70,000

Trimester 5

Trimester 4

Trimester 3

Trimester 2

Trimester 1

Notes:

  • This fee structure is subject to review by the University

  • All fees are payable in installments

  • Please contact the Enrollment office for additional information on programme requirements and fees structure

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0715 532187 or callcentre@kca.ac.ke

Econometrics 

Monetary Economics

Financial Risk Management

Mergers and Acquisitions

Monetary Economics

Econometrics

Internal Auditor Professional Practices

Advanced Taxation Consultancy

Entrepreneurship Management