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MBA in Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation

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About Program

One of the fastest growing careers in accounting is Forensic Accounting. The rapid escalation in the fraudulent practices and increased financial crime leads to the rise in the demand of Forensic Accountants.

MBA in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation is a master's level degree program for aspirants wishing to focus on financial management of an organization and especially focused on fraud prevention, detection and investigation.

The knowledge acquired through this course equips students to deter, find and create reports on financial crimes for executive management teams, investigative agencies and others.

The syllabus of MBA in Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation contains terms like Data Analytics, Digital Forensics, Questions Documents Examination, Fraud Detection using Data Science, Corporate Tax etc. Data Analytics is now an integral part of the syllabus helping the students to widen their span of knowledge while also enabling them to choose from varieties of jobs available once they pass out from University.

 

Duration

2 Years (4 Semester)

 

Eligibility Criteria

Students seeking admission to the above-mentioned program must fulfil the following criteria: Bachelor’s degree in any stream with at least 55% for General/OBC/EWS category candidates and 50% or equivalent for SC/ST and PwD category candidates

 

Course Fee

Rs. 60,000/- Per Semester + Other University fees

 

Number of Seats

30 Seats

 

Course Outline

Semester – I

Paper – 1: Principles of Management
Paper – 2: Corporate Communication & Organizational Behavior
Paper – 3: Financial Accounting and Auditing
Paper – 4: Managerial Economics
Paper – 5: Introduction to Forensic Science & Law
Paper – 6: Introduction to Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation

Semester – II

Paper – 1: Management Process
Paper – 2: Financial Management  
Paper – 3: Data Analytics     
Paper – 4: Modern concepts of Forensic accounting & Investigative strategies
Paper – 5: Introduction to Python and R
Paper – 6: Quantitative Techniques & Research Methodology

Semester – III

Paper – 1: Risk Management
Paper – 2: Management Accounting
Paper – 3: Digital Forensics & Questioned Documents Examination
Paper – 4: Database Management & Visualization
Paper – 5: Entrepreneurship
Paper – 6: Corporate Tax

Semester – IV

Internship / Project / Dissertation

 

Placements

The students of the MBA in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation have to undergo 6 months internship in the 4th semester as part of curriculum. Placement cell of School of Management Studies provides internship and job placement support throughout the year.

The students of MBA in Forensic Accounting undergo training at well-known government organizations such as ACB (Anti Corruption Bureau), FSL (Forensic Science Laboratory), SFIO (Serious Fraud Investigation Office) etc. History reveals the placement of our students in prominent organizations such as PWC, Deloitte, KPMG, Protiviti, Pinkerton, Nangia Enderson India, GT, Befree, Valenta, G.B Shah & Co., Star Health, Jyot Baxi & Co., DHC, Delhi Police etc. to name a few.

 

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