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Company Profile - ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)


ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We aim to offer 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.

Who are we?

We support our 154,000 members and 432,000 students in 170 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills needed by employers. We work through a network of over 80 offices and centres and 8,400 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development.

Career Opportunities

  • Finance
  • Accountancy 

Training and Development

Open up a world of opportunities in accounting, business and finance with the ACCA Qualification. It will give you the skills and knowledge you need to progress in your career in the industry of your choice.

The breadth and depth of the ACCA Qualification makes it the perfect platform to launch any business career, and you will have the opportunity to become the finance professional that employers are now demanding. ACCA’s combination of technical exams, practical hands-on experience and ethics gives you everything you need to begin your journey.

Internships at university can count towards the practical experience requirements of the qualification and enhance employability. Also, exemptions from a relevant degree means fewer exams to sit. As the qualification isn't tied into a training contract, you can take your hard work with you whenever you move jobs.

Whether your career takes you into the fashion industry or forensic accounting, whether you work in the UK or abroad, the ACCA Qualification is flexible, robust and respected by employers around the world.

You can work and train in any sector, giving you the freedom to pick the path that you want to. Accountants are always in demand, even in a recession, and ACCA sets a syllabus that ensures you get a solid grounding in all areas of finance before specialising at the end.Start your journey today at with ACCA

What we look for

ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. We believe that accountants bring value to economies in all stages of development. We aim to develop capacity in the profession and encourage the adoption of global standards. Our values are aligned to the needs of employers in all sectors and we ensure that, through our qualifications, we prepare accountants for business. We seek to open up the profession to people of all backgrounds and remove artificial barriers, innovating our qualifications and their delivery to meet the diverse needs of trainee professionals and their employers.

Why choose ACCA as your accountancy qualification?

The ACCA Qualification can open doors and shape your successful career in finance and accountancy, wherever you want to go in business. Find out why James, Tendai, Amandeep and Paul all chose the ACCA Qualification, and start your journey with ACCA at

How to apply

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ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)

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