Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
UKCBC combines excellent teaching methods and training to offer ACCA Professional qualifications which develop highly sought-after accounting graduates for the highly reputed UK accounting and financial sector. ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the body for professional accountants. ACCA aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.
The ACCA Qualification will help your career progress in any organisation. It's an established route to professional status - allowing you to use the 'ACCA' letters after your name on successful completion. Globally, employers will understand and respect your qualification. You will be in demand for your finance and accounting knowledge and skills worldwide, regardless of employment sector.
ACCA can offer you various entry points onto its qualification, depending on your age and previous academic qualifications.
Please see below for more information about the course:
ACCA offers various entry points on to the ACCA Qualification. Candidates can be eligible for exemptions depending on previous academic qualifications. For further information on exemptions please visit :
Minimum requirements Candidates should have achieved two A-Levels and three GCSEs - or equivalent - in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics
Foundations in Accountancy (FIA) Students who do not meet the minimum entry requirements to start the ACCA Qualification, will need to apply for Foundations in Accountancy (FIA).
English requirements Non EU students will need to demonstrate English Proficiency as follows:
- Fundaments (Knowledge & Skills) Level (up to F8): CEFR B1 Level, e.g.: IELTS 4.0 bands in all four components of listening, reading, writing and speaking.
- Skills Level (F9) & Professional Level: CEFR B2 Level, e.g.: IELTS 5.5 bands in all four components of listening, reading, writing and speaking.
Knowledge (3 papers)
- F1 Accountant in Business
- F2 Management Accounting
- F3 Financial Accounting
Skills (6 papers)
- F4 Corporate and Business Law
- F5 Performance Management
- F6 Taxation
- F7 Financial Reporting
- F8 Audit and Assurance
- F9 Financial Management
Professional (5 papers)
- P1 Professional Accountant
- P2 Corporate Reporting
- P3 Business Analysis
Plus any two optional from
- P4 Advanced Financial Management
- P5 Advanced Performance Management
- P6 Advanced Taxation
- P7 Advanced Audit and Assurance
As part of your ethical development towards ACCA membership, you will be required to complete a Professional Ethics module in addition to passing 14 exams and three-year' relevant practical experience.
Duration Level Fees 17 Months F1 to F8 £3,950 29 Months F1 to P7 £6,200