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Who we are, what we stand for and why study with us?

Our VISION is to be the finance research and education leader in Africa. We aim to ensure strong industry connections, enrich the community, be student-focused, provide articulated programmes and extensive post-graduate opportunities while empowering high school students to gain financial literacy experience.


We aim to be a dynamic, internationally recognised academic department that is a testimony to our excellence. Deliver quality service to our students, industry, colleagues, peers and community through innovative research, flexible teaching, and lifelong learning in finance.


To continually demonstrate the below attributes;

  • Ethical
  • Professional
  • Dedicated
  • Transparent
  • Supportive


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