Finance & Accounting

John Gokongwei School of Management


Welcome to the Department of Finance and Accounting, John Gokongwei School of Management

The Department of Finance and Accounting aims to produce graduates with sufficient theoretical and practical tools, ethical and global in outlook in the area of Accounting and Finance.

Our objective in accounting education is to be able to develop skills in budgeting, product and service costing, control and performance evaluation, and strategic cost management, and who will become value added members of the management team, responsible for creating information vital for enhancing operational excellence. 

Our objective in finance education is to be able to develop skills in corporate finance such as debt financing, equity financing, and essentials of investments.

From the Department Chair

For many years, the Finance and Accounting Department has provided quality education to the best students of our country. As a service department, we make sure that our students graduate with a strong foundation in accounting and finance, enough for them to make the toughest decisions as leaders of organizations in the real world.

In this page, feel free to check out our esteemed faculty, their specialization/s, and the research that they do. These are the individuals entrusted to carry out the mission of the department, the school, and the university.

You will also find the courses and programs that our department offers. Check back frequently for other updates, news and events from our department. Thank you!

Aldo Zelig Tong



04 Oct 2023

Application for Credit for the Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) for the Second Semester of SY 2023-2024 (OUR Memo)

TO: First Year Students, School Year 2023-2024 FROM: (Sgd) Marlene M De Leon, PhD University Registrar RE: Application for Credit for the College Board’s Advanced...

04 Oct 2023

JGSOM Advisory Board (Memo U2324-054)

Memo # U2324-054 04 Oct 2023 TO: The University Community SUBJECT: JGSOM Advisory Board I am pleased to inform the University Community of the (re)appointment...

03 Oct 2023

Ateneo Debate Society bags the Asian British Parliamentary Championship for the second year in a row

Ateneo Debate Society (ADS) clinched victory in all three prestigious Asian debating competitions this year, demonstrating their remarkable debating prowess. Their triumphant journey began at...

27 Sep 2023

Ateneo's John Gokongwei School of Management and Boston College's Carroll School of Management form partnership in Jesuit management education

In a landmark event, two eminent Jesuit institutions, Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines and Boston College in the United States have formalized a...


Department of Finance and Accounting

JGSOM Building
Ateneo de Manila University Loyola Heights campus
Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights
1108 Quezon City