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About ACCA

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What is ACCA?

Formed in 1904, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is a global professional accounting body offering the “Chartered Certified Accountant” qualification. It is the biggest and fastest-growing international accountancy organization with over 2,00,000 members and 4,86,000 students across 180 countries.

ACCA provides a strong foundation for students and professionals for careers in Accounting, Auditing, Tax Consulting, Business Valuation, Treasury Management, Investment Banking, etc.

Students pursuing ACCA can earn a:

    • Diploma in Accounting and Business
    • Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business
    • (Hons) degree in Applied Accounting awarded by Oxford Brookes University
    • MSc in Professional Accountancy awarded by University of London
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Why should you pursue ACCA for your higher studies ?

  • Prestigious qualification
    The ACCA Qualification awards you as a Chartered Certified Accountant and allows you to use the designatory letters ACCA which gives you an edge over any other professional in the industry.
  • Global Recognition
    The ACCA Qualification is recognized across 180 countries and has built numerous relationships with multinational organizations, overseas accounting bodies, educational institutes, governments, and organizations such as the World Bank and the United Nations.
  • First-class skills and knowledge
    It provides you with skills and knowledge relevant to any business giving you the flexibility to choose which type of accountancy role and organization you wish to work for.
  • Career opportunities
    There are over 8,500 employers approved by ACCA that offer opportunities to the members and students.
  • Flexible
    The entry requirements and study options are very flexible that you can strike a good balance between studies and work.
  • Respect and Status
    ACCA members are respected by employers and business partners all over the world.
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Why choose Premier Partners over other institutions for ACCA?

  • Renowned lecture panel
  • Continuously produced National prize winners
  • Global partnership with Skans eCampus
  • Has a management team of over 20 years of experience
  • Pioneers for eLearning in Sri Lanka
  • Only institute with a global student base of over 1600
  • Highly flexible and accommodates easy installment pay
  • Around the clock online tutorial support
  • Guaranteed job placements
  • Friendly tutoring and mentoring support
  • Comfortable study area
  • Blended learning method
  • Renowned lecture panel
  • Continuously produced National prize winners
  • Global partnership with Skans eCampus
  • Has a management team of over 20 years of experience
  • Pioneers for eLearning in Sri Lanka
  • Only institute with a global student base of over 1600
  • Highly flexible and accommodates easy installment pay
  • Around the clock online tutorial support
  • Guaranteed job placements
  • Friendly tutoring and mentoring support
  • Comfortable study area
  • Blended learning method
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Exemptions

ACCA offers exemptions to students who have studied relevant accountancy qualifications prior to stating ACCA’s accountancy qualifications. This means that you may not have to take all of the exams at the Foundation level of the ACCA Qualification and you can start your studies at the right level.

You may enter details of your qualification in the ACCA Exemption in the ACCA Calculator and check the number of exemptions you may be entitled to. You will need to pay a fee for each paper exemptions that are changed at the early exam entry fee.

Special exemption fee waiver offers for CIMA, CA, CMA and AAT Passed finalist and University of London undergraduate program completed students!

ACCA Exemptions Calculator http://www.accaglobal.com/lk/en/help/exemptions-calculator.html

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Practical Experience Requirement

A key part of the ACCA Qualification is getting relevant practical experience in the workplace. Our exams will give you the theory behind your knowledge of accountancy, but you also need to have the practical experience to support it. Three years of work experience, alongside your exams and ethical awareness, will mean you are fully prepared for a challenging career as an ACCA Member.

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FAQ

The minimum entry requirements for the ACCA Qualification are:

Two GCE Advanced Level Passes (Grades A-C)
Three GCE Ordinary Level Passes (Grades A-C) English Language may appear as Medium Language.

ACCA comprises of 13 distinct exams and conducts 4 exam sessions in a year. Candidates can attempt a total of 8 exams in a year – so they can ideally complete the exams in around 2 years.

But candidates also need to complete 36 months of relevant work experience in an accounts or finance role, to become an ACCA member. This experience can be gained simultaneously while attempting the exams, so at a minimum, it will take a candidate 3 years to complete the qualification.

The qualification comprises of 15 papers in total split in different progression levels. Candidates need to only qualify 13 out of these to complete the exam requirements of ACCA.

 

The levels and associated papers are:

 

APPLIED KNOWLEDGE EXAMS

Accountant in Business (AB)

Management Accounting (MA)

Financial Accounting (FA)

 

APPLIED SKILLS EXAMS

Corporate and Business Law (LW)

Performance Management (PM)

Taxation (TX)

Financial Reporting (FR)

Audit and Assurance (AA)

Financial Management (FM)

 

STRATEGIC PROFESSIONAL EXAMS

Strategic Business Leader (SBL)

Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)

Options (two to be completed)

Advanced Financial Management (AFM)

Advanced Performance Management (APM)

Advanced Taxation (ATX)

Advanced Audit and Assurance (AAA)

Our process of awarding exemptions is very rigorous as we need to ensure we are confident that the prior learning matches the skills and knowledge needed for the ACCA Qualification.  This is a continuous process as we make regular updates to our qualification, both in terms of annual syllabus updates and skills tested.

We award exemption to qualifications offered by educational institutions worldwide. Some examples are:

  • certificates and diplomas (awarded by recognized institutions)
  • Foundation degrees
  • Bachelor degrees
  • Postgraduate qualifications
  • Professional qualifications.

The live session will be recorded and the recordings will be available for you to view within 48 hours of the session ending.

You will be provided with the relevant tutor e-mail id to share your queries.