Professional Accounting Body
Overall Order of Merits
World Prize Winners
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) is the largest professional accountancy body in Europe. The ICAEW ACA qualification is highly regarded globally as one of the leading business and finance qualifications, and is recognised and valued in practice, industry, commerce and the public sector globally.
Seamlessly merging examinations with practical on-the-job training, it fully equips you with all the relevant experience, skills and professional knowledge to make sound decisions in genuine business environments.
ICAEW is one of the founding members of the Global Accounting Alliance. This is an agreement between leading professional accountancy bodies in significant capital markets. It was formed in 2005 in response to the emerging challenges of globalisation. The GAA promotes quality professional services, global membership support, information sharing and collaboration on important international issues.
|Intakes||March and September|
|Duration||5 years (including 3 years of working experience)|
|Assessments & Examinations||100% examination based|
|Age Requirements||18 - 23 years old|
|Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Degree in any field of studies from a nationally accredited university||Pass with min CGPA 2.5|
|STPM/ A-Level||CGPA 3.00 (BBB) and above / BBB and above|
|AUSMAT/SAM||ATAR 80 and above + Credit in SPM English and Mathematics|
|CIMP/CPU||80% and above + Credit in SPM English and Mathematics|
|MUFY||80% and above + Credit in SPM English and Mathematics|
|UEC||Pass with 15 points below in best 5 subjects (including A’s in English and Mathematics, minimum of B’s in the remaining 3 subjects) + Credit in SPM English and Mathematics|
|Any foundations approved by MQA||Average mark of 80% + Credit in SPM English and Mathematics|
|Additional English Requirements||
Choice of Subjects
The ACA Exam Structure
These papers expose you to core concepts on accountancy.
These papers give you the opportunity to demonstrate your development and application of technical skills and knowledge.
This level demonstrates its world leading quality. The modules will help you to attain a multidisciplinary approach that proves you can use judgement, technical and analytical skills.
Most of the ICAEW authorised training employees provide full or partial funding for tuition and examination fees. You can select from a variety of ATEs such as professional service firms, corporate organisations, multinationals or other medium-sized firms such as:
Please visit www.icaew.com/careers or contact the ICAEW Malaysia office at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on training vacancies.
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