The College of Business Administration (COBA) offers the following programs:
COBA programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation CAA, in the United Arab Emirates. The College of Business Administration works to build and enhance business, management and leadership skills throughout the students ‘career path.
The College of Business Administration is also a proud member in the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business Administration in the United States of America (AACSB).
The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance and Banking aims to offer high quality specialized learning, engaging students in a continuous process of learning that benefit them to develop and establish a sound career in the financial sector. This program also intends to develop students‘skills on the required tools for understanding investment, financial management and financial institutions and related areas and provide them the opportunity to further their professional development by undertaking professional qualification such as Charted Financial Analyst (CFA). The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Dubai in particular is an important hub of financial and banking services in the region providing leading platform connecting the regional financial markets with the rest of the world. In the future, the financial hub of Dubai is expected to continue growing with more demand for skilled finance professionals.
One way in which organizations can build and sustain competitiveness is to focus upon applying best practice methods to the management of its human resources and people talent. Organizational success depends upon developing appropriate methods of recruitment and selection, motivation, reward, training and development, discipline, performance management and career progression. Today, companies must put a lot of effort and energy into setting up strong and effective HRM practices in order to avoid various natures of HRM issues.
It is for these reasons that HRM today is considered a key qualification in the UAE and beyond. In a recent survey of top job-hiring agencies, Human Resource related jobs are in very high demand and will keep increasing as Dubai gears towards in the next five years. Thus, recognizing the market need for skilled HRM graduates coupled with the evidenced willingness of potential students to engage in an HRM course, Al Falah University proposes this program.
Accounting is a driving force to promote the economic growth at the national and global levels in this century. New business creation and job opportunities are the main concern of every organization in today’s highly competitive business market. To promote the economy through entrepreneurial thinking and to catalyze capital formation, it is therefore necessary to promote the accounting education among the younger generation to implement various ways for creation and catalysis. Accounting undergraduate programs are and will continue to be the core subject of education in our highly specialized and competitive environment. Accounting and finance form a very important ingredient in any effective modern organization and are woven into the fabric of our everyday lives. The B.Sc. with major in Accounting in AFU is designed to be the stepping stone of the students to a brilliant future. This is achieved by providing them with a high level of knowledge and technical skills which enables them to build their career and future.
Business administration is the process of managing every aspect of a business in order to maintain its growth or stability, depending on the overall goal of the owner or owners. Most companies have a dedicated group of administrators who work to ensure this takes place. In a rapidly changing economy, new opportunities arise every day for those individuals with specific business administration knowledge and skills.
A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration helps to obtain those particular abilities and master the latest methods. The AFU degree program is developed with the help of top business leaders, so the graduates leave with the competencies employers seek. Students will not only be prepared to meet the challenges of a global marketplace in a wide variety of industries, they will hold a Business Administration degree valued by companies nationwide.