The ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is one of the largest and fastest growing international accountancy bodies with more than 500 000 members and students. It is over 100 years old and is now recognised and respected in 170 countries. The ACCA Qualification is designed to provide the accounting knowledge, skills and professional values. Being ACCA qualified finance professionals are capable of building successful careers across all sectors, whether they are working in the public or private sectors, practising in accounting firms, or making a career in business or in foreign company. The ACCA Qualification covers the global accounting education standards set by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC). It strongly focuses on professional values, ethics, and governance. These skills are essential as the profession moves towards strengthened codes of conduct, regulation, and legislation – with an increasing focus on professionalism and ethics in accounting. The ACCA Qualification examines these skills at the highest level as they are a core element of your practical experience requirements.
The ACCA program is most designed to those who aims to become a highly qualified professional in any sector of business. No previous knowledge of accounting or finance is required to become an ACCA student. All you need is the motivation to make a significant investment in time to achieve success in your future career. No matter if you are a high school or university graduate, or already working professionally in business, ACCA provides routes into the profession for everyone.