Diploma in Accountancy

  • Preparing financial statements in accordance with appropriate standards.    
  • Interpreting the business implications of financial statement information.      
  • Preparing accounting information for planning and control and for the evaluation of products, projects and divisions.
  • Judging product, project, divisional and organizational performance using managerial accounting information.  
  • Identifying organizational information technology components and risks that can affect financial systems and prescribing appropriate controls.   
  • Preparing business and individual tax returns in accordance with regulations of the appropriate authorities.        
  • Analyzing transaction data and tax authorities for purposes of tax planning.
  • Designing an audit program to frame the various elements of planning, testing and reporting phases of an audit in the context of the overall audit objective, engagement risk assessment and internal controls.      
  • Applying auditing concepts to evaluate the conformity of financial statements with appropriate auditing standards.    
  • Analyzing internal controls and interpreting assessment of engagement risk.
  • Faculty: Faculty of Accountancy
  • Level: Diploma
  • Examiner: Kenya National Examinations Council, KNEC
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Minimum Requirement: KCSE C-