B.Sc. Honours in Banking & Insurance

 

 
  1. Scholarship & Intellectual Integrity: thorough understanding about risk management & monetary theories; ability to apply scholarly conventions; academic writing; contextualize research imagination; analytical reading; have a body of knowledge in the insurance & bank fields; be able to apply theory to practice in familiar & unfamiliar situations
  2. Practical & Strategic Sense: ability to use risk management & banking theories in different contexts; environmental vigilance; insurance & banking market analysis; working with diversity; risk assessment management, awareness about national & international banking & insurance literacy; understanding workplace & career planning
  3. Communication Skills: proficiency of the language, basic reading writing speaking & listening skills; basic oral & written communication skills; linguistically interpreting graphs, charts, tables & other graphical information; negotiation skills (meeting handling, dominance, compromise, tolerance); presentation skills; ability to create or edit written reports
  4. ICT Literacy: ability to extract e-resources; software handling; programming; data mining
  5. Mental Agility: rational financing & investment decisions; decision making & problem solving; empirical data analysis; statistical modeling & mathematical modeling; able to exercise critical judgment; self-learning & realistic self- evaluators; capable of rigorous & independent thinking
  6. Healthy Personality with Leadership & Interpersonal Skills: smart; role model; ethical behaviour; group cohesiveness; convincing ability; respecting & accepting others; tolerance & compromise
  7. Numerical Skills: conduct risk analysis; summarize, analyse, interpret and communicate data; comparing & contrasting banking & insurance products
  8. Creativity & Innovativeness: entrepreneurial skills; insurance & bank products innovation; ability to identify new business opportunities; be creative & imaginative thinkers

Curriculum of the B.Sc. Honours in Banking & Insurance

 

Course Code Course Unit Lecture Hrs. Tutorial and/or
Practical Hrs.
Credits
         
 

Year I Semester I

     

BI 1113

Principles of Management

45

15

03

BI 1123

Financial Accounting

45

15

03

BI 1134

Business Mathematics

60

15

04

BI 1142

Micro Economics

30

15

02

BI 1154

Introduction to ICT & Computer Applications

30

90

04

BI 1163

Business English I

45

15

03

         
 

Year I Semester II

     

BI 1214

Principles of Banking & Insurance

60

15

04

BI 1223

Business Statistics

45

15

03

BI 1233

Fundamentals of Financial Management

45

15

03

BI 1242

Macro Economics

30

15

02

BI 1254

Database Systems & Network Technology

30

90

04

BI 1263

Business English II

45

15

03

         
 

Year II Semester I

     

BI 2113

Marketing for Financial Services

45

15

03

BI 2123

Banking and Insurance Law

45

15

03

BI 2134

Life & Disability Insurance

60

15

04

BI 2143

Risk Management

45

15

03

BI 2153

Bank Lending & Credit Management

45

15

03

BI 2163

Business Communication I

45

15

03

         
 

Year II Semester II

     

BI 2213

Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management

45

15

03

BI 2223

Human Resource Management

45

15

03

BI 2232

Micro Finance

30

15

02

BI 2242

Monetary Economics

30

15

02

BI 2254

Property Insurance & Motor Insurance

60

15

04

BI 2263

Business Communication II

45

15

03

         
 

Year III Semester I

     

BI 3113

Liability & Miscellaneous Insurance

45

15

03

BI 3123

Domestic & International Banking

45

15

03

BI 3132

Business Ethics & Corporate Governance

30

15

02

BI 3143

Auditing

45

15

03

BI 3153

Taxation (Elective)

45

15

03

BI 3163

Management Accountancy (Elective)

45

15

03

BI 3171

Personality & Professional Development I

15

25

01

         
 

Year III Semester II

     

BI 3212

Assets & Liability Management

30

15

02

BI 3222

Marine & Aviation Insurance

30

15

02

BI 3233

Customer Relationship Management

45

15

03

BI 3243

Financial Econometrics

45

30

03

BI 3253

Research Methodology

45

15

03

BI 3263

Strategic Management

45

15

03

BI 3271

Personality & Professional Development II

15

25

01

         
 

Year IV Semester I

     

BI 4113

Financial Reporting

45

15

03

BI 4123

Reinsurance

45

15

03

BI 4133

International Trade & Finance

45

15

03

BI 4143

Fundamentals of Actuarial Techniques

45

15

03

BI 4151

Proposal Development & Academic Writing

15

05

01

BI 4163

Underwriting & Claims Management

45

15

03

         
 

Year IV Semester II

     

BI 4215

Thesis

 

150

05

BI 4223

Internship

 

640

03