Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA)

Introduction

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the world’s fastest-growing gateway to the accountancy profession, helping people like you to become successful accountancy professionals. Our global reputation is so strong that we now have over 188,000 members and 480,000 students in 181 countries. We also work with 7,110 approved employers and over 80 accountancy partnerships worldwide.

 

Our mission is to give you greater career opportunity through qualifications that are recognised and recommended around the world. Based on international accounting standards and independently benchmarked for quality, employers know that an ACCA qualification is a mark of professional excellence. This has been proved to greatly increase the opportunities for career progression and reward.

 

This ACCA courses are proposed for those students who wish to join the world of finance or accounting in the near future, or continue with their education after graduation in order to increase their knowledge as an accountant or become a Chartered Certified Accountant. ACCA students will not only gain specialist knowledge in accounting and finance, but gather essential skills in organisational management and strategy

 

 

  • Aims and Objectives

 

The ACCA courses are offered to meet the following objectives:

  • To assist learners in understanding accounting standards and interpret frameworks of various financial statements of entities.
  • To help students attain strong and relevant financial management skills and to develop the core competences required for working in public or private sectors.
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of accounting fundamentals to support management in planning and decision-making in various business contexts.

 

 

  • Job prospects

 

 

The job prospects will depend based on the level achieved by a particular student:

  1. Fundamentals Level

Studying at Fundamentals level gives you a wide range of opportunities to choose from, such as finance traineetrainee business analyst and internal auditor.

 

  1. Professional Level

Becoming an ACCA member unlocks the widest number of career opportunities, and gives you a mark of distinction that lets you drive your career to greater success. It could lead to very senior positions such as a financial managerchief financial officer or a partner in a professional firm.

 

 

  • General entry requirements

 

The entry requirements for the programme should not be less than the following :

Either Pass in : 3 subjects at A-level and 1 subject at subsidiary level at Higher School Certificate Examination;

Or Pass in : 2 subjects at A-level and 2 subject at subsidiary level at Higher School Certificate Examination;

Or Pass in : 3 subjects at A-level at the London General Certificate Examination;

 

 

  • Programme Structure for the Association Of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

 

 

Fundamentals Level

Knowledge module

  • Accountant in Business
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting

Skills module

  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Performance Management
  • Taxation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Financial Management

Professional Level

Essentials module

  • Governance, Risk and Ethics
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Business Analysis

Options module

  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Advanced Performance Management
  • Advanced Taxation
  • Advance Audit and Assurance