Finance and Banking Program:

Program Learning Goals of Finance and Banking Program:

  1. Implement the basic business skills, critical thinking, analytical and problem solving skills through real world applications, considering the characteristics of both  national and international economy and  Finance and Banking system to construct a successful career and further the economic and financial well being of the country and the region.
  2. Our graduates show awareness of social and work ethics.
  3. Identify the challenges and opportunities in the area of international finance and banking.
  4. Our graduates show good command of language in general and specific contexts relating to the discipline.
  5. Design strategic plans for future career advancement.
  6. Integrate information technology skills and use effectively spreadsheets and web based information technology in the applications of finance and banking fields.

Finance and Banking Program Credit Hours Structure 

Degree 

College Requirement 

Cr. Hours 

Department Requirements Cr. Hours 

Program Requirements Cr. Hours 

Elective Cr. Hours 

Total        Cr. Hours 

Bachelor

21

33

54

15

123

Advance

Diploma

21

30

42

--

93

Diploma

21

24

18

--

63

 

 

 

 

 

 

Semester wise Study Plan

 

Year

Course Number

Course

 Title

Pre-requisite 

Cr

Hr

 

Course Number

Course

 Title

Pre-requisite 

Cr

 Hr

 

First Semester

 

Second Semester

 

 

 

1

BCGE 001

Arabic Language

 

3

 

ACCT 220

Introduction to Financial Accounting

 

3

ENGL 002

General English

 

3

 

ECON 160

Microeconomics Principles

 

3

BCGE  004

Study Skills

 

3

 

BLAW 280

Business Law - 1

 

3

COMP 100

Computer:  Impacts and Use

 

3

 

SOM 120

Basic Business Statistics

MATH 103

3

MATH 103

Mathematical Methods for  Business

 

3

 

BUS 105

Business Communications

ENGL002

3

IC3

Ic3

 

0

 

Total

15

 

 

Total

15

 

Third Semester

 

Fourth Semester

 

 

 

2

BCGE 002

Islamic Culture

 

3

 

BCGE 003

Oman Society

 

3

MGT 100

Introduction to Management

 

3

 

BCGE 009

Entrepreneurship

 

3

ECON 330

Money and Banking

ECON 161

3

MKT 100

Principles of  Marketing

 

3

 

ECON 331

Banking Management

ECON 330

3

FIN 303

Financial Management

ACCT 220

3

 

ACCT 230

Introduction to Managerial Accounting

ACCT 220

3

ECON 161

Macroeconomics Principles

ECON 160

3

 

FIN 304

Intermediate Financial Management

FIN 303

3

 

Total

15

 

 

Total

18

 

Fifth Semester

 

Sixth Semester

 

 

 

3

FIN 307

Financial Markets

FIN 303

 

 

PHIL 305

Business Ethics and Public Policy

 

3

FIN 305

Corporate Finance

 

FIN 304

3

 

FIN 438

Management of Financial Institutions

FIN 303

3

FIN 306

Financial Statement Analysis

FIN 303

3

 

FIN442

Theory and Practice of Financial Planning

FIN 304

3

ECON309

Economics For Managers

ECON 161

3

 

FIN 300

Computer  Application in Finance

COMP 100

3

MGT360

Management Organizational Behavior

MGT 100

3

 

SOM 306

Operational Management

SOM 120

3

 

Total

15

 

 

Total

15

 

Seventh Semester

 

Eighth Semester

 

 

 

4

FIN 431

Risk Management

FIN 303

3

 

FIN 336

Principles of Insurance

FIN 303

3

BUS 401

Research Methodology

SOM 120

3

 

MGT402

Graduation Project

BUS401

3

 

Elective

 

3

 

 

Elective

 

3

MKT 304

Introduction to Marketing Management

MKT 100

3

 

 

Elective

 

 

3

ECON 310 

Price Theory and Applications

ECON 160

 

 

BLAW 308

Business Law II

BLAW 280

3

 

Total 

15

 

 

Total 

15

 

Total Credit Hours:123 

 

Electives courses (3 courses only)

No

Course Code

Course Name

Pre-requisite

Cr

1.

ACC231

Cost & Management Accounting

ACC230

3

2.

ECON332

Banking System in Oman

ECON330

3

3.

ECON312

Banking  & Operations Management

ECON 330

3

4.

ECON313

Commercial Banking

ECON330

3

5.

ECON370

Economic Development in Gulf States

ECON160+ECON161

3

6.

FIN 308

Public Finance

FIN305

3

7.

FIN337

Islamic Financial Institutions

FIN303

3

8.

FIN338

Real Estate Finance Principles

FIN303

3

9.

FIN430

International Financial Management

FIN305

3

10.

FIN432

Investment analysis and Management

FIN303

3

11.

FIN433

Real Estate Finance

FIN338

3

12.

FIN437

Advance Topics in Finance

FIN432

3

13.

FIN635

Seminar in Financial Management

FIN303

3

14.

SOM316

Quantitative analysis in Business

SOM120

3