Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

What is ACCA?

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants, offering 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.

Founded in 1904, ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. It believes that accountants bring value to economies in all stages of development and seek to develop capacity in the profession and encourage the adoption of global standards. ACCA’s core values are aligned to the needs of employers in all sectors and it ensures that through its range of qualifications, it prepares accountants for business


  • More than 200,000 fully qualified members and 486,000 students worldwide (in 181 countries)
  • ACCA is the gold standard in accountancy. It has been officially benchmarked to Master's level
  • A highly respected profession- prestigious, financially rewarding, top management echelon
  • Good job prospect

General Information

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)
24-30 months*
Jan 2020, July 2020
  • Pass STPM with minimum grade C+ (GPA 2.33) in any two subjects (minimum CGPA 2.0); OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum 5 subjects in Grade B including Mathemathics and a pass in English; OR
  • Pass A-Level with minimum 2 passes (any subjects)/ Equivalent; OR
  • CAT qualification OR
  • 3 pass in LCCI Higher Stage/ Level OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an approved university at the discretion of ACCA, UK AND Credit in Mathematics and pass English at SPM level/ O Level/ Equivalent
Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec