Click here to download a free Brochure for the Faculty of Business and Public Adminsitration

Remarks of the Faculty

The Faculty of Business and Public Administration is one of the thirteen faculties of Amoud University. It is located at Amoud Valley, the university's main campus, Borama, Awdal Region, Somaliland.

The Faculty of Business and Public Administration along with the Faculty of Education was the first two faculties inaugurated on Nov 4th, 1998.

In accordance with the mission of the university the main mission of the faculty is to promote scholarship and provide quality business education and training, and serve to the community

The faculty offers the following programs

  1. Degree of Business Administration (stream Management and Accounting)
  2. Degree in Public Administration
  3. Degree in Project Management
  4. Diploma in Business Administration
  5. Diploma in Project Management

A section of Amoud University Students together with Deans of various faculties at Amoud, at the Office of The Accountant General of Somaliland in Hargeisa where the students undertook their Industrial Attachment in February 2015

The faculty of business and Public Administration  works closely with the other faculties in the university as well as the other related faculties in the country and outside the country.

The faculty is committed to extending the boundaries of business trainings and legal education. We aim to achieve this through close relationships with professional associations, other education providers and universities, businesses, employers, local organizations, international organizations and government across-Somaliland and internationally.  

Policy Statement

The Faculty of Business and  Public Administration is committed to provide its students with high quality education who will in turn contribute to the overall improvement of human development opportunities of the country. All individuals who meet its admission requirements regardless of race, religion, color, gender and nationality can join the faculty.

Objectives of the Faculty

  1. To contribute to the reconstruction and development of the country by training human resources.
  2. To provide business & Economic courses both degree and diploma and establish a center of excellence for management, accounting, project management, human resource management and marketing and other related courses.
  3. Review regularly existing business practice gaps and developing curricula to keep abreast with national and global developments while promoting applied research on cutting edge issues in business and related disciplines
  4. To provide consultancy services to government, industry, the private sector and the community at large.
  5. Develop and implement a systematic process of continuous quality assurance in training and business practices

In the front yard of the Offices of the Dean Faculty of Business and Public Administration, Amoud University

Criteria for Admission

Local applicants who seek admission to Faculty of Business and Public Administration must pass the General Secondary School Leaving Examination conducted by the Somaliland Ministry of Education.
 If there are more applicants than available vacancies, students with high grades will be given priority. Applicants who hold Secondary Education Certificates from recognized institutions in other countries will have their certificates evaluated and approved by the Academic Committee.

Graduation Requirements
The credit hour per semester forms the basis of awarding a degree at the university. In order to be eligible for a degree, a student must earn successfully a minimum of 124 credit hours with an overall GPA {Grade Point Average} of at least 2:00 and 2.5 for his major area either management or accounting at the moment on a 4-point scale. In addition, he/she must also pass Amoud Comprehensive Exam (ACE) for his major. That is, he/she must earn a minimum of GPA: 2.00 (Overall), 2.5 (major area) and a pass grade for the ACE.

Academic Year
The university operates on a semester system and the academic year commences in mid September and continues until the middle of July. There is a one-month break after the first semester and two months holiday at the end of the academic year.

L-to-R: Mr Abdisalam, a student at AU Faculty of Computing and Informatics; Dean AU Faculty of Agriculture and Environment Mr. Mohamed Abdi Osman; a student from AU Faculty of Business and Public Administration; and the Dean Faculty of Business and Public Administration Mr. Abdisamad Egeh Habaneh, at Egal Airport. The two students were on Industrial attachment at Egal International Airport in February 2015.

 

Click here to download a free Brochure for the Faculty of Business and Public Adminsitration

Remarks of the Faculty

The Faculty of Business and Public Administration is one of the thirteen faculties of Amoud University. It is located at Amoud Valley, the university's main campus, Borama, Awdal Region, Somaliland.

The Faculty of Business and Public Administration along with the Faculty of Education was the first two faculties inaugurated on Nov 4th, 1998.

In accordance with the mission of the university the main mission of the faculty is to promote scholarship and provide quality business education and training, and serve to the community

The faculty offers the following programs

  1. Degree of Business Administration (stream Management and Accounting)
  2. Degree in Public Administration
  3. Degree in Project Management
  4. Diploma in Business Administration
  5. Diploma in Project Management

A section of Amoud University Students together with Deans of various faculties at Amoud, at the Office of The Accountant General of Somaliland in Hargeisa where the students undertook their Industrial Attachment in February 2015

The faculty of business and Public Administration  works closely with the other faculties in the university as well as the other related faculties in the country and outside the country.

The faculty is committed to extending the boundaries of business trainings and legal education. We aim to achieve this through close relationships with professional associations, other education providers and universities, businesses, employers, local organizations, international organizations and government across-Somaliland and internationally.  

Policy Statement

The Faculty of Business and  Public Administration is committed to provide its students with high quality education who will in turn contribute to the overall improvement of human development opportunities of the country. All individuals who meet its admission requirements regardless of race, religion, color, gender and nationality can join the faculty.

Objectives of the Faculty

  1. To contribute to the reconstruction and development of the country by training human resources.
  2. To provide business & Economic courses both degree and diploma and establish a center of excellence for management, accounting, project management, human resource management and marketing and other related courses.
  3. Review regularly existing business practice gaps and developing curricula to keep abreast with national and global developments while promoting applied research on cutting edge issues in business and related disciplines
  4. To provide consultancy services to government, industry, the private sector and the community at large.
  5. Develop and implement a systematic process of continuous quality assurance in training and business practices

In the front yard of the Offices of the Dean Faculty of Business and Public Administration, Amoud University

Criteria for Admission

Local applicants who seek admission to Faculty of Business and Public Administration must pass the General Secondary School Leaving Examination conducted by the Somaliland Ministry of Education.
 If there are more applicants than available vacancies, students with high grades will be given priority. Applicants who hold Secondary Education Certificates from recognized institutions in other countries will have their certificates evaluated and approved by the Academic Committee.

Graduation Requirements
The credit hour per semester forms the basis of awarding a degree at the university. In order to be eligible for a degree, a student must earn successfully a minimum of 124 credit hours with an overall GPA {Grade Point Average} of at least 2:00 and 2.5 for his major area either management or accounting at the moment on a 4-point scale. In addition, he/she must also pass Amoud Comprehensive Exam (ACE) for his major. That is, he/she must earn a minimum of GPA: 2.00 (Overall), 2.5 (major area) and a pass grade for the ACE.

Academic Year
The university operates on a semester system and the academic year commences in mid September and continues until the middle of July. There is a one-month break after the first semester and two months holiday at the end of the academic year.

L-to-R: Mr Abdisalam, a student at AU Faculty of Computing and Informatics; Dean AU Faculty of Agriculture and Environment Mr. Mohamed Abdi Osman; a student from AU Faculty of Business and Public Administration; and the Dean Faculty of Business and Public Administration Mr. Abdisamad Egeh Habaneh, at Egal Airport. The two students were on Industrial attachment at Egal International Airport in February 2015.

 

COURSES OFFERED AT THE FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

 

BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

YEAR I

SEMESTER I

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ENG 104 Reading and Vocabulary I 48 2
ENG 103 Writing Skills I 48 2
ENG 105 Language Structure I 48 2
BIO 125 General Biology 48 3
ISL 106 Islamic Studies 48 3
SOC 106 Sociology 48 3
MAT 102 Pre-Calculus 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18 CU

 YEAR I

SEMESTER II

 
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ENG 124 Writing Skills II  48  2
 ENG 122  Reading and Vocabulary II  48  2
 ENG 105  Language Structure II  48  2
 COE 123  Freshman Arabic  48  3
 GEO 100  World Regional Geography  48  3
 EDU 120  Sociology  48  3
 MAT 123  Calculus I  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD
 
18 CU

    YEAR II

SEMESTER I

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 2101 Introduction to Business  48  3
 ADM 2102  Mathematical Methods  48  3
 ECON 2103  Macroeconomics  48  3
 STAT 2104  Statistics for Management I  48  3
 ADM 2105  Introduction to Management  48  3
   SEMESTER LOAD  15CU

 YEAR II

SEMESTER II 

 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 STAT 2201 Statistics for Management II  48  3
 ENG 2202  Effective Business Communications Skills I  48  3
 ADM 2203  Micoreconomics  48  3
 ADM 2204  Financial Accounting I  48  3
 ADM 2205  Principles of Marketing  48  3
 ADM 3102  Business Law  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD   18CU

    YEAR III

SEMESTER I

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME  CH CU
 ADM 3101 Human Resource Management  48 3
     48  3
 ADM 3104  Managerial Accounting I  48  3
 ADM 3105  Financial Accounting II  48  3
 ADM 3106  Introduction to Public Adminsitration  48  3
 ENG 3107  Effective Communication Skills II  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU

YEAR III

SEMESTER II  

 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 3101 Financial Management  48  3
 ADM 3102  Managerial Accounting II  48  3
 ADM 3103 Small Business Management  48  3
 ADM 3104  Strategic Management  48  3
 ADM 3105  Production and Operational Management  48  3
 ADM 3106  Research Methodology  48  3
 ADM 4106  International Marketing  48  3
   SEMESTER LOAD 18CU
 

MANAGEMENT STREAM

    YEAR IV

SEMESTER I

 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 4101  Government Accounting  48 3
 ADM 4102  Orgaizational Behaviour  48  3
 ADM 4103  Advanced Composition  48  3
 ADM 4104  Computer Application  48  3
 ADM 4105  Management Information System  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU  

    YEAR IV

SEMESTER II

 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 4201 Auditing Theory  48  3
 ADM 4202  Money and Banking  48  3
ADM 4203 Public Finance 48 3
ADM 4204 International Management 48 3
ADM 4205 Procurement Management 48 3
TQM 4106 Total quality Management 48 3
ADM 4103 Accounting Information Systems 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU  

 

ACCOUNTING STREAM

YEAR IV

SEMESTER I

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ADM 4101  Governmental Accounting 48 3
ADM 4102 Organizational Behaviour 48 3
ADM 4103  Accounting Information Systems 48 3
ADM 4104  Taxation 48 3
ADM 4105  Advanced Composition 48 3
ADM 4106  Computer Application 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU

YEAR IV

SEMESTER II

COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ADM 4201 Advance Accounting 48 3
ADM 4202 Auditing Theory 48 3
ADM 4203 Money and Banking 48 3
ADM 4204 Public Finance 48 3
TQM 4105 International Marketing 48 3
  Somali Literature    
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU

 

BACHELOR OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

YEAR I

SEMESTER I

     
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ENG 104 Reading and Vocabulary I 48 2
ENG 103 Writing Skills I 48 2
ENG 105 Language Structure I 48 2
BIO 125 General Biology 48 3
ISL 106 Islamic Studies 48 3
SOC 106 Sociology 48 3
MAT 102 Pre-Calculus 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

YEAR I

SEMESTER II

  
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ENG 124 Writing Skills II 48 2
ENG 122 Reading and Vocabulary II 48 2
ENG 105 Language Structure II 48 2
COE 1203 Freshman Arabic 48 3
GEO 100 World Regional Geography 48 3
EDU 120 Sociology 48 3
MAT 123 Calculus I 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR II

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME  CH CU
 PAD 2101 Principles and Theories of Public Administration  48  3
 BBA 2102  Introduction to Management  48  3
 BBA 2103  Principles of Financial Accounting  48  3
 ECO 2104  Introduction to Economics  48  3
 PAD 2105  Introduction to Political Science  48  3
 ICT 2106  Computer Fundamentals  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR II

SEMESTER II

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 2201 Consitutionalism and  Political Development  48  3
 ECO 2202  Microeconomics  48  3
 PAD 2204  Introduction to Public Service  48  3
 ADM 2203  Business Mathematics  48  3
 LLB 2206  Contract Law  48  3
 ADM 2207  Business Statistics I  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 YEAR III

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
PAD  Public Policy Analysis  48  3
 PAD  Public Entreprise Management  48  3
 PAD  Introduction to Development  48  3
 PAD  Research Methods in Public Administration  48  3
 HRM  Human Resource Management  48  3
 PSY  Introduction to Psychology  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 YEAR III

SEMESTER II

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 LLB 3101  Human Rights  48  3
 PAD 3102  NGOs and Development  48  3
 ADM 3103  Business Statistics II  48  3
 PAD 3104  Decentralization and Local Governance  48  3
 PAD 3105  Regional Planning and Development  48  3
 PAD 3106  Public Relations  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 YEAR IV

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 PAD 4101  Ethics and Accountability in Public Sector  48  3
 LLB 4102  Adminsitrative Law  48  3
 PAD 4103  Public Budgeting and Control  48  3
 ADM 4104  Entreprenuership and Small Business Management  48  3
 PAD 4105  Urban Governance and Management  48  3
 PAD 4106  Intermediate Accounting  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

YEAR IV

SEMESTER II

   
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
PAD 4201 Project Planning and Management 48 3
PAD 4202 Theories and Practices of Federalism 48 3
DVS 4203 Demography and Population Studies 48 3
PAD 4204 Leadership and Conflict Mangement 48 3
ADM 4205 Organizational Behaviour 48 3
PAD 4206 Research Report (Senior Essay) 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 

BACHELOR OF PROJECT  MANAGEMENT

YEAR I

SEMESTER I

     
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ENG 104 Reading and Vocabulary I 48 2
ENG 103 Writing Skills I 48 2
ENG 10 Language Structure I 48 2
BIO 125 General Biology 48 3
ISL 106 Islamic Studies 48 3
SOC 102 Sociology 48 3
MAT 102 Pre-Calculus 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

YEAR I

SEMESTER II

   
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ENG 124 Writing Skills II 48 2
ENG 122 Reading and Vocabulary II 48 2
ENG 105 Language Structure II 48 2
COE 1203 Freshman Arabic 48 3
GEO 100 World Rehional Geography 48 3
EDU 120 Sociology 48 3
MAT 123 Calculus I 48 3
    18CU 

YEAR II

SEMESTER I

   
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 PMG 2101  Fundamentals of Project Management  48 3
 EGN 2102  Communication Skills I  48  3
 ADM 2103  Statistics for Management I  48  3
 ADM 2104  Introduction to Business Management  48  3
 ECON 2105  Macroeconomics  48  3
 MAT 2106  Mathematics for Business  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR II

SEMESTER II

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 2201  Financial Accounting I  48  3
 PMA 2202  Project Planning and Control  48  3
 MGT 2203  Introduction to Management  48  3
 ADM 2204  Business Law  48  3
 ADM 2205  Statistics for Management II  48  3
 PMA 2206  Project Procurement and Management  48  3
   SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 YEAR III

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 PMA 3101  Project Stakeholders Management  48  3
 ADM 3102  Entreprenuership in project Management  48  3
 PMA 3103  Project Leadership and Change Management  48  3
 PMA 3104  Ethics in Project Management  48  3
 HRM 3105  Human Resource Management  48  3
 ADM 3106  Organizational Behaviour  48  3
 ADM 3107  Money and Banking  48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR III

SEMESTER II

   

COURSE CODE

COURSE NAME CH CU
 RME 3201  Research Methodology   48  3
 PMG 3202  Project Monitoring and Evaluation   48  3
 PMG 3203  Project Risk Management  48  3
 MIS 3204  Management Information Systems (MIS)  48  3
 AMD 3204  Operations Management  48  3
 PMG 3205  Project Implementation  48  3
     18CU 

 YEAR IV

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ENG 4101 Advanced Composition  48  3
 PMG 4102  Project Tools and Techniques  48  3
 ADM 4103  Strategic Management  48  3
 ENG 4104  Effective Business Communication  48  3
 PMG 4105  Project Conflict Management/ Project Procurement Management  48  3
 ADM 4106  Financial Management  48  3
   SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR IV

SEMSTER II

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 ADM 4201 Total Quality Management  48  3
 PMG 4202  Project Proposal and Report Writing  48  3
 PMG 4203  Project Management Software  48  3
 PMG 4204  Project Envrionmental Impact Assessment  48  3
 PMG 4205  NGO Management  48  3
   SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 

DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

YEAR I

SEMESTER I

     
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
ADM 2102 Mathematics for Business 48 3
ADM 2106 Introduction to Management 48 3
STAT 2104 Statistics for Business 48 3
ENG 4201 Business Communication 48 3
ADM 2101 Introduction to Business 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 15CU 

YEAR I

SEMESTER II

   
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH  
ADM 2201 Financial Accounting 48 3
ECON 2103 Macro-Economics 48 3
ADM 1201 Human Resource Management 48 3
ENG 4203 English Coll. Communication II 48 3
ADM 3102 Business Law 48 3
ARB 100 Arabic 48 3
  SEMESTER LOAD 18CU 

 YEAR II

SEMESTER I

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME  CH CU
 ENG 100 Writing Skills   48  3
 ECO 2102  Micro-Economics  48  3
 ADM 3104  Managerial Accounting I  48  3
 ADM 2205  Introduction to Marketing  48  3
 ADM 3205  Production Operation Management  48  3
 ADM 3204  Strategic Management  48  3
  SEMESTER LOAD  18CU 

 YEAR II

SEMSTER II

   
 COURSE CODE COURSE NAME CH CU
 SOC 100 Sociology  48  3
 ADM 3202  Managerial Accounting II  48  3
 ADM 3203  Small Business Management  48  3
 ADM 3206  Research Methodology  48  3
 ADM 3205  Financial Accounting II  48  3
 ADM 4102  Organizational Behaviour  48  3
     18CU