Welcome from the Head
I have great pleasure and honour in welcoming you to Curtin Sarawak’s Department of Accounting website.
Our accounting programme emphasis surpasses technical accounting competence to grooming a holistic accounting professional who will assimilate to the workforce that waits upon graduation. It is indeed a solid foundation.
We are one of the few Universities which offer a variety of double major options which includes Accounting and Banking, Accounting and Finance and Accounting and Entrepreneurship. These double majors cover a variety of area which prepares our graduates to explore many rewarding and worthwhile career options upon their graduation. The units offered in these various majors are highly innovative and relevant for the modern and ever changing profession.
Our people are committed in ensuring that our students explore their creativity and curiosity besides inculcating lifelong learning skills. They achieve this by fostering relationship with the profession; participating in notable activities of the professional bodies and encouraging dialogue sessions to determine the gap that needs to be bridged in preparing accounting professionals for the workforce.
Over the years we have been fortunate in attracting very bright and inspiring cohort of students both locally and internationally. Our students have won awards and are today holding key management roles in various organisations throughout the world.
Importantly, our programmes are recognized by the various professional accounting bodies worldwide including CPA, MIA and ACCA to name a few.
Please contact us if you need any further information. I look forward to meeting you.
Dr. Lynn Ling Yew Hua
Head of Department