The ACCA Qualification

24 Sep 2015
23 Sep 2016
Job Type
Graduate schemes
Start Date

Why study with ACCA?

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), is the global body for professional accountants. With ACCA you can open up a world of opportunities in accountancy, finance, business and management. The ACCA Qualification gives you the skills and knowledge you need in order to become a successful finance professional allowing you to progress your career in any sector or industry, anywhere in the world.

ACCA’s reputation is so strong that we now have over 178,000 members and 455,000 students in 181 countries. With such fierce competition in the graduate job market, it’s important to stand out and stay ahead of the game.

  • Our qualification creates and nurtures business-ready finance professionals- 80% of CFOs said this was crucial to success
  • 1 in 10 of our members work for Fortune 500 or FTSE100 companies 
  • ACCA offers over 290 member events in the UK to maintain learning and development
  • ACCA is more accessible than other qualifications, you don’t need a training c0ntract to study with us

The syllabus for the ACCA Qualification focuses on the key knowledge that is required across the profession. A combination of technical exams and practical, hands-on experience means you are learning whilst keeping up to date with good practice and technical knowledge.

If you are already studying a relevant degree at university, you may be eligible for exemptions from some of the papers; saving you time and money.