Q: I want to become an accountant, what is needed for me to pursue this option?
A: In order to qualify as an ACCA member, you will need to complete:
• 14 exams (nine of which are eligible for exemption);
• relevant practical experience, with a minimum of three years; and
• a Professional Ethics module.
Why choose ACCA?
Exams are held twice a year, in June and December and this gives you the opportunity to pace your studies and career progression.
Would you like to work abroad? The ACCA qualifications are well respected worldwide by employers, governments and the profession.
No artificial barriers to entry:
You do not need to go to University to study to become a professional accountant. Flexible study is available and allows you to take control of how and where you study. You can choose to study at a tuition provider, on your own or via distance learning.
Minimum entry requirements:
You don’t need a degree or diploma to register with ACCA - nor is it necessary to have studied Accountancy as a High School subject. Bring us your Matric exemption and we will help you register.
Tailored for you:
The qualification is designed to be relevant both globally and in the country where you live and work.
Find out more about ACCA:
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