The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the global body for professional accountants. It supports 170,000 members and 436,000 students in 180 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills needed by employers.

ACCA works through a network of 91 offices and centres globally through which students can get localised support. There are also more than 8,500 ACCA Approved Employers worldwide, providing high standards of employee learning and development.

To earn the ACCA qualification you need to:

  • Pass 14 exams (9 of which are available for exemption through specific academic and professional qualifications)
  • Complete ACCA’s online Professional Ethics Module
  • Gain 3 years relevant practical experience in an accounting or finance related role(s) which can be obtained before, during or after the completion of your ACCA exams.