A Welcome by the Chairman's

Welcome to the Accounting Department at the Faculty of Business Administration at King Saud University.  The Accounting Department strives to keep up with scientific and professional developments through the continued development of curricula for both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. The Department takes into account the market needs as well as the best international practices of top universities, with a view to preparing gradates and equipping them with knowledge and skills that are necessary to excel in the field of accounting and auditing, which is a very important field to the economy. The Accounting Department also encourages research and contributes in opening up new avenues for accounting and auditing research. A testimony to this quest is the Department organization of a series of accounting conferences for more than thirty years. The Accounting Department has also contributed to the community service through the participation in efforts to build the accounting and auditing profession in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In addition, the Department undertakes applied studies of accounting issues relevant to the work of the governmental sector and the business community including the participation in specialized professional committees. The Accounting Department will continue its efforts to excel in areas of education, research and  community service and will seek to look to the future to achieve further advancement   Best Wishes, Accounting Department Head

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Our vision is to be recognized as an innovative leader in professional accounting education and to become one of the primary departments of excellence in education in KSA.

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Our mission is to develop top quality accounting graduates with the highest-level of professional integrity and technical base of Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills (KASs) to meet the challenges of a dynamic global business environment through our world-class teaching, innovative research, multi-disci

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To develop well prepared accounting graduates who can compete in the local & global business market. Objective 1.1: Prepare students professionally to be specialized in financial accounting, cost and managerial accounting, auditing, and accounting information systems. Objective 1.2: Prepar

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About Department

The Accounting Department in the College of Business Administration at King Saud University, since being founded at the beginning of the 1380s AH, has continued to strive to achieve its goals in education, training, and consulting.  Its efforts have paid off, as qualified accounting and finance employees have filled the country’s needs in both the government and private sectors.  The Department has been represented by faculty constantly taking part in all of the activities needed by the labor market in the fields of training, consultancy, and community service, as well as in developing the profession of auditing in the Kingdom through holding various forums and workshops.  The faculty have also contributed to the creation of the Saudi Legal Accountants Organization, and strive to develop both the academic master’s and professional masters in accounting programs.