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Bachelor of Science in Oil & Gas Accounting

The BSc in Oil and Gas Accounting is a new course designed to develop specialized knowledge and skills specifically for an accounting career in the oil and gas industry. It offers a blend of theory, experience and the practical skills required for effective financial accounting and management within the industry. The course will enable students to develop a critical awareness of the key issues in accounting for upstream oil and gas exploration, development and production activities, and is delivered by respected academics with relevant industry experience.

The course in oil and gas accounting will enable students to develop a critical awareness of the key issues in accounting for upstream oil and gas exploration, development and production activities.

Studies in oil and gas accounting will prepare graduates to measure and analyse the income, costs, sources and uses of funds of oil companies at different levels of the oil and gas value chain on the basis of certain generally accepted principles. Such measurements and analyses are helpful to those directly responsible for attaining production, marketing and financial objectives along the value chain.

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Year One
  • Fundamentals of the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Introduction to Computer Applications
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Business Communication Skills
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Business Economics
Year Two
  • International Oil and Gas Accounting I
  • Essentials of Oil and Gas Taxation
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Oil and Gas Project Management
  • International Oil and Gas Accounting II
  • Auditing
  • Applied Petroleum Policy and Economics
  • Financial Information and Decision Making
Year Three
  • International Oil and Gas Accounting III
  • Oil and Gas Finance and Risk Analysis
  • Research Methods
  • Financial Reporting in the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Project Paper (Market Research)
  • International Energy Markets
  • Management of Energy and Natural Resources
  • Research Report

Students who undertake this program will have relatively a significant number of career changing opportunities and these include:

  • Project accountants
  • Financial consultants
  • Certified oil and gas accountants
  • Lecturers since this is a new course/field in Uganda
  • Oil and gas accountants

Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education

its equivalent and two principal passes obtained at the same sitting

Diploma in any related course from a recognised institution