The Department of Accounting was one of the departments of Unity University (Unity) that existed during the establishment of the then Unity College in 1997. The Department commenced its operation with diploma program in accounting. Subsequently, it introduced its degree program in accounting in 1999. Currently, the Department of Accounting has upgraded its program and has changed its name to “Department of Accounting and Finance” and is running a degree program in Accounting and Finance in regular and evening sessions. The University offers the similar program in distance mode too. Accounting and Finance program is presently offered in Addis Ababa (Gerji), Adama, and Dessie Campuses.