The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, (ACCA), UK is the largest and fastest-growing international accountancy body. The Body aims to offer first choice qualification to people of application ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. ACCA works to achieve and promote the highest professional, ethical and governance standards and advance the public interest.
The ACCA delivers qualifications in partnership with many organisations. ACCA operates joint examination schemes in 21 countries at closely with nearly 400 registered tuition providers and over 6,500 employers of accountants and finance professionals. The Body do service to students and members through a network of over 75 offices and other centres, aiming to support them throughout careers.
ACCA uses its expertise and experience to assist governments, donor agencies and professional bodies to develop the professional It aims to achieve and promote the highest professional, ethical and governance standards and advance the public interest.
ACCA’s reputation is grounded in over 100 years of providing accounting and financial qualifications. The Body’s long traditions are complemented by modern thinking, backed by a predominantly young, dynamic membership.
ACCA offers four core qualifications:
A technician level qualification provides a comprehensive introduction to accountancy
Professional qualification enabling members to reach the highest level in accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Applied Accounting which is centered on the needs of employers for practical, professional accounting
MBA designed to broaden business understanding and enhance strategic decision making
In keeping with ACCA’s commitment to life-long learning, it has launched a range of further qualifications and a leading edge continuing professional development (CPD) scheme-ACCA Realise. Their programmes are designed to suit the needs of accountants, finance-professionals and non-finance professionals with financial responsibility, at all stages of their careers.
Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants must have:
A complete pass at the Foundation (level one) of the Professional course applied
Complete pass in the level preceding the level applied for
Holders of Higher National Diploma (HND) in accounting, Management Studies
Holders of 1st Degree in Business related subjects
All applicants with HND and 1st Degree are advised to register with the professional body before enrolling on the course.
Further information may be obtained from:
THE ACCA (GHANA OFFICE)
P.O. BOX 0S 3110