Diploma in Financial Management

Course overview

The programme examines financial concepts such as capital, cash budgets, and analysis of financial statements, taxation, and commercial law and provides a comprehensive overview of financial management. In this way, while primarily gaining specialized financial skills, students consider and evaluate different factors in making informed decisions for continued financial growth in an organization.

Graduates will be able to:


  • Display knowledge of selected day-to-day management functions of a business
  • Appreciate financial principles of accountability, cost-effectiveness, cost-efficiency and value for money
  • Obtain employment in accounting firms and finance departments in the public or private sector
  • Describe financial management terminology, concepts and principles
  • Analyze and interpret financial management statements and reports such as balance sheet, income and expenditure

Course Content

  • Business Communication
  • Mathematics of Finance
  • Financial Management
  • Economics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Management
  • Introduction to Taxation
  • Financial Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Information Systems
  • Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Public Sector Finance
  • Financial Management
  • Commercial Law
  • Taxation

Training Format:

  • All materials are made available through our Online Learning Platform
  • Students should commit approximately 5-6 hours of their time per week

Materials Provided:

Online delivery of curriculum materials, exercises and templates.


In order to demonstrate their understanding of the course content, students will be required to submit assignments at the end of every month.




ORGANIZERS: Capacity Africa Institute

LANGUAGE: English only

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Online Training Coordinator

Capacity Africa Institute