School of Finance and Professional Studies

 School of Finance & Professional Studies







BAC is a college rich in history, focusing on building professional excellence, leadership skills, lateral thinking and ethical values within the corporate community. The school of finance and professional programs success resides in our dedicated staff, robust student community and experienced, highly qualified and outstanding faculty members. The School offers programs in collaboration with leading global and local accounting professional bodies i.e. ACCA, CIMA, AAT, BICA, IIA, CIA and CIPS.

Classes are intimate and take full advantage of BAC surrounding environment i.e. Fairgrounds Financial Centre and the Big Four audit firms’ (KPMG, PWC, Deloitte Botswana, Grant Thornton)location. The impact of our ideas and our students extends globally in meaningful ways. Our values provide the context within which the school strives for excellence in:

  • Teaching and learning
  • Quality assurance
  • Student placement and career guidance
  • External validation
  • Stakeholder engagement

About School of Finance & Professional Studies

The school of Finance and Professional Studies is the leading Professional training provider in Accountancy, Tax, Business and Financial Sector in Botswana. We provide high quality training and education through face to face classroom courses and highly innovative virtual learning environments. Our pass rates are consistently above average and we strive to achieve the best in examinations. We have first class facilities in the BAC campus, International Fairgrounds Office Park, Block D, Financial Services Centre all running professional accounting courses Day and Evening classes.

The School of Finance and Professional Studies offers the following Professional Courses:


  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA)
  • Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
  • Insurance Institute of South Africa (IISA)
  • Certified Internal Audit (CIA)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation (PGDT)
  • Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)

We are the market leader for AAT, CIMA, ACCA, BICA, CIA, CIPS, Tax and Insurance examination training and enjoy a strong position in chartered accountancy in Botswana. We have made significant contribution to the economy of Botswana through recruitment of professionally qualified accountants, with some accountants being exported abroad especially to South Africa. Some students have even created employment opportunities for themselves and others as entrepreneurs running successful consulting firms.

Our graduates are specifically trained in areas o f corporate reporting and taxation, leadership management, strategy and innovation and audit and assurance. Graduates also contribute to transparency through financial reporting and auditing, which is key to improving transparency, facilitating the mobilisation of domestic and international investment, creating a sound investment environment and fostering investor confidence, thus promoting financial stability. The school has also trained finance professionals who earn highly respected designations and are respected globally. Our graduates also enable efficacy of corporate boards.

 Finance & Professional Studies Programmes