What is SKANS?
SKANS is the acronym of an institution, which stands for ‘Skills’ ‘Knowledge Application’ ‘Nurtured Students’ all part of an interactive teaching methodology, and is one of the leading business schools in Pakistan. Our expertise is Finance and Accountancy in their different forms; be it Chartered Accountancy, Cost and Management Accountancy, System Audit and Management. We have now also developed ourselves to the Intermediate and Bachelors in Commerce Qualifications in Pakistan.
What SKANS offer?
Availability of morning, afternoon and evening classes for students and job holders.
A rich mix of individuals from all over Pakistan, who through their own distinctive viewpoints contribute to the intellectually challenging culture of the school.
Sufficient merit and need-based scholarships for bright and deserving students after joining.
Extending beyond the four walls of the classroom enabling the students to seek interactive enrichment in the library, lectures, through research and resources available on college premises.
Exceptional Faculty and Results
Exceptional, experienced and exam focused faculty including CA, ACCA, ACMA, MBA, MS professionals, with brilliant academic results exceeding the industry norms.
Developing Employability Skills
A training program for those who are looking for a successful career in the audit firms or industry. This program covers areas such as Professional Development, English & Communication Skills and Basic Computer Literacy to make the candidates Work Ready Accountants and increase their chances of employability.
SKANS SCHOOL SYSTEM
SKANS Junior School (Play Group – Grade V)
SKANS School System is led by professionals who understand how best to deliver quality education. Under the umbrella of SKANS School System, the vision for SKANS Junior School is to be a happy, safe, and loving environment providing the highest quality care and education possible to preschool-aged children.
Chartered Accountancy is a rewarding career and there are excellent prospects for employment within Pakistan and abroad. ICAP is the professional body of Chartered Accountants in Pakistan. ICAP has approximately 4,000 members who are currently spread in 35 countries worldwide.
ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the largest UK based & fastest-growing organization. ACCA’s reputation & influence is respected worldwide by employers, government and the profession itself. It is an International accountancy body, with over 362,000 students and 150,000 members in 170 countries.
B.Sc. Hons. – UK
ACCA has developed a unique relationship with the UK’s Oxford Brookes University. This valuable initiative enables students to sit for an Oxford Brookes BSc (Hons.) degree in Applied Accounting while taking their ACCA examinations. This degree is a highly regarded qualification, which is based on practical, professional, employer–driven accounting requirements.
FIA (CAT) – UK
Whether you wish to start a career in finance, gain recognition for the wealth of skills and experience you have already achieved, or want accelerated progression to the ACCA Professional Scheme and a more senior position in accountancy, ACCA’s Foundation in Accountancy (FIA) Scheme will help you towards your career of choice.
CFA – USA
It is a graduate-level program for the investment (finance) professional. The three-year program with a qualifying exam every year is a challenging qualification which opens the investment industry (Stock Exchanges, Brokerage Houses, Banks, etc).
CImA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) is a leading membership body of UK that offers an internationally recognized professional qualification in management accountancy, which focuses on accounting for business. It is one of the largest international accountancy bodies, representing 164,000 students and members in 161 countries.
CISA – USA
Information System Audit and Control Association (ISACA) is the globally recognized leader in IT governance, control, security and assurance representing more than 75,000 worldwide members who work in more than 170 countries and cover a variety of professional IT related positions.
CISM – USA
The CISM designation assures employers that their staff is able to apply state-of-the-art information security management practices and techniques and that these skills are maintained. For these reasons, many employers require the achievement of the CISM designation as a strong factor for employment and/or advanced promotion.
The importance of humanities also stands and can not be over emphasized hence from session 2012 it has been Additionally incorporated along with F.Sc / I.C.S and B.Com. It is hoped that all students who are interested in humanities, will have opportunity to get benefit from these subjects.
SKANS has been primarily associated with commerce education and accountancy for the last 20 years. Recognizing the importance of sciences the Management has decided to launch F.Sc (Pre-Engineering) from 2012 session. our well-equipped and air conditioned science lab with the latest apparatus enables us to train our students for the modern days challenges. The pre-medical group shall be added hopefully at 2013 session.
Computer science is the study of information and computation. ICS is an excellent base for a wide range of careers like software developer, system analyst, database designer, network analyst and consultant in a variety of available options. SKANS has a equipped latest wireless computer lab and qualified teaching faculty.
The Intermediate in Commerce is a formal School Certification (called a Fellow) and we provide this currently through 2 of our campuses at Rawalpindi and Islamabad. This certification is associated with the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Islamabad.
The Bachelors in Commerce (IT) qualification of the Punjab University is offered again at our Rawalpindi and Islamabad setups. The B.Com qualification gives avenues to students to pursue further education in Finance and Commerce field, as well as the opportunity to start work at an initial level with organizations.
ONLINE DEGREE PROGRAMS
SKANS School of Accountancy is now offering Under Graduate & Graduate programs with the collaboration of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Virtual Campus. VCOMSATS features in Distance Learning Programs with Affordable Fee Structure, Advance Learning Management System (LMS), Foreign Qualified Ph-D Faculty, High Quality Video Lectures & Virtual Classroom Sessions.
Skill Development Council Islamabad is established by the Government of Pakistan under National Training Ordinance 1980, amended Ordinance 2002. Skill Development Council Islamabad operates on Public-Private Partnership with active participation of Employers Federation of Pakistan [EFP] and Private Sector Businessmen, who have created the success story of the Skill Development Council, Islamabad. SKANS offers short courses with the affiliation of Skill Development Council.