With multiple routes to qualify, ACCA is available to everyone whether you pursued a degree at university or are a school leaver; there is an ACCA entry point to suit you.
Are you studying a degree related to finance or accounting?
You could join us at Professional level. You’ll take three essential and two options papers, meaning you can specialise according to your role and strengths.
You will also be required to have three years' relevant work experience and complete an online ethics module before you become fully qualified.
If you’re a student studying accounting and finance at one of our partner universities, you could join our exclusive Accelerate programme which gives you an early start to a successful career. You will also receive discounted fees, employability advice and exclusive job opportunities.
Are you a school leaver?
You could join us at Fundamentals level. You’ll learn essential financial and management accounting techniques. Once you’ve completed the Fundamentals level, you can move on to the Professional Level (see above for more information).
You can pick up three valuable awards – Diploma in Accounting & Business, Advanced Diploma in Accounting & Business; BSc (Hons) Degree Applied Accounting.
Don’t have the required qualifications to start at Fundamentals level?
Our Foundations level is available to everyone and is the perfect starting point to give you not only the grounding that you’ll need to progress to Fundamentals but also an introduction to the world of finance so you can decide how you want to progress in the field.
There are a few different awards available to you - Introductory Certificate in Financial & Management Accounting, Intermediate Certificate in Financial & Management Accounting, Diploma in Accounting & Business and Certified Accounting Technician.
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