Sep 25 - Oct 01, 2000
The College of Accounting & Management Sciences (CAMS) was
established more than six years ago and commenced classes in March 1994 by enrolling 40
students of the 4th Basic Accountancy Course (BAC) leading to Chartered Accountancy. It
was the first private institution to be approved by the Institute of Chartered Accountants
of Pakistan (ICAP). Since 1994 around 1,400 students, representing 10 batches, have
already passed through our FTFC Programme.
CAMS today: Today, in this short span, CAMS now offers eight different
Programs in five separate locations with a total student strength of 1,800 students. This
remarkable growth can only be attributed to our rigid adherence to quality. Our motto is
to provide "Quality Education at Every Level", that has enable us to achieve
this outstanding success.
Our vision and our growth: The vision of the sponsors of CAMS is to
provide quality professional education to Pakistani students. We envision an institution
that makes available to Pakistani students an academic and research environment based on
the best international standards supported by luminars in the field of education and
What we offer: CAMS offers challenging future opportunities to all its
students including advanced placement in colleges & business schools in the UK and US,
employment with leading professional accounting firms and other career opportunities.
Excellence in academic & professional course, well integrated with
due emphasis on participation in extracurricular activities and sporting events are the
hallmarks of the CAMS experience.
Our personalized approach to learning ensures that students are guided
in the direction that best fits them and enables their comprehensive intellectual,
personal, moral and professional development.
Our programs - An outline
We often the following programs:
1. Bachelor of Commerce
2. Intermediate - Inter-Commerce and Inter Science
3. Association of Chartered Certified Accountancy ACCA
& CAT (UK) Page 9-11
4. Foundation Course for Chartered Accountancy (FTFC) -
5. CAMS School of Technology (CAMSSoft) - Page 13
6. Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC) - Seminars
7. The Avicenna School for "A" &
Intermediate & B. Com: Relying on our traditional academic strength
& our unmatched commitment of providing quality education, CAMS started its
Intermediate Programme in 1997, approved by the Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi
& the Directorate of College Education, Karachi.
In December 1998, CAMS achieved a significant landmark, when it was
granted accreditation by the University of Karachi for B. Com., thus making it a Degree
The Avicenna School for A' Level: The Avicenna School is sponsored by
the College of Accounting and Management Sciences (CAMS), the first college in Karachi to
have received approval of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) to
conduct the Full Time Foundation Course for Chartered Accountancy.
In June 1996, CAMS launched The Avicenna School for A' Level. The
Avicenna School is registered with the University of Cambridge-Local Examination
Syndicate, UK, as an external school.
Continuing the traditional academic strengths and resources of CAMS and
with a talented and dedicated team of faculty, The Avicenna School aims to achieve
academic and professional excellence offering an excellent A-Level program.
What Avicenna A' Level offers: The Avicenna School for A' Level is the
only institution in Pakistan that has the broadest course offering. Students are permitted
a total of 41 different combinations in their choice of subjects. This is remarkable
option, available only at Avicenna.
Avicenna is again the only school in Karachi that is offering Computer
Studies as a subject at the Advanced Level.
The School has one of the largest student bodies for A' level in
Pakistan and currently more than 400 students are studying at Avicenna. Most of the 180
students graduated from Avicenna, have been admitted to prestigious institutions such as
Harvard, Yale, Perdu & Indiana Universities in the USA, Oxford University, LSE, kent
& UCL in the UK and IBA & LUMS in Pakistan.
New Campus: The Avicenna School has its new purpose-built campus
located in the peaceful and prime district of Clifton. The Avicenna School is easily
approachable from all parts of Karachi as Clifton is well-served by public and private
transport. The Avicenna School - A' Level, Campus II is being planned at for the new
academic year 2000-2001.