Entry requirements
Professional accountants and auditors working in practice and industry and qualified in national accounting standards are eligible to take the qualification.

Practitioners not yet qualified, but who can verify the following, are also eligible:

  • A relevant degree plus two years' work experience.
  • Three years' work experience.
  • ACCA affiliate status.
  • ACCA Certificate in International Financial Reporting plus two years' work experience
Work experience None involved in qualifying, but the qualification is designed to accompany relevant work.
Number of exams: One written exam.
How long does it take? Three to six months.