ACCA Online Courses

What is ACCA?

ACCA is a globally recognized course offered by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants of the UK. With a simple aim to provide industry-centric premium training to the applicants, this foundation was specially created to develop finance and accounting personnel for meeting the industrial requirement. Initiated in 1904, ACCA has now gained global recognition with its exclusive principles of innovation, diversity, reliability, and accountability. All these values are synced with the industrial requirements, thereby ensuring to prepare accounting professionals for the business.

What is the Course Structure of ACCA?

The overall course structure of ACCA is divided into three significant levels and modules with different examination patterns at each level. Mentioned herewith is a brief overview of the ACCA syllabus:  Modules and levels of ACCA  ACCA is divided into two significant levels, which are the Fundamental Level and the Professional Level.

How long does it take to complete ACCA generally?

The applicant has to clear 13 papers in order to become a Certified ACCA. Furthermore, the students are also entitled to exemptions (from as many as nine papers) depending on their previous qualifications. To know more about exam exemptions, click here.  Overall it takes two years to complete all the 13 papers and accordingly become an ACCA affiliate. A role model is one of our student who completed this course within a span of two years. To become a certified ACCA, you must :  a.) Clear all the 13 papers bifurcated in 3 levels.  b.) Complete the Ethics module.  c.) Earn three years of related work experience. This can be obtained at any time either before, during, or after entering the ACCA course. To know more about the exam structure of ACCA, click here.

Can ACCA be pursued alongside graduation?

Yes, a student can pursue the ACCA course along with their graduation program to build a strong career.  Time has transformed dramatically in the past few decades. Nowadays, graduation degree is not enough to get you a decent job. Hence the students are entitled to opt for certain additional courses to raise the qualification bar that will eventually lead them towards building a successful career. While most of the students opt for several Post-graduation courses like MBA, M.Phil, or PhD, there are several diplomas or online certification courses that the students can pursue along with their graduation, for instance: ACCA, CMA, graphic Designing to name a few. These courses will swing their career and provide them with better job opportunities and salaries. To know more about which courses to pursue along with graduation, click here.

When can I start with ACCA?

ACCA comes with very simple eligibility criteria, thereby allowing the applicant to pursue this course right after finishing their higher education (i.e. 10'th). Below mentioned is the eligibility criteria of this course : 
10'th pass students
65% marks in at least two subjects
Above 50% of marks in all the subjects

How can I pursue ACCA?

ACCA offers a correct starting point for all kind of students, be it high school pass outs or any professional in the corporate world. Any interested candidate can quickly start their ACCA qualification program by getting themselves registered with an Approved Learning Partner (ALP). SISF is a Silver learning partner of ACCA. We provide premium quality learning facilities to our students, thereby offering multiple flexible online as well as face to face classes as per the students' suitability and convenience. Explore our learning programs here.

What are the job opportunities of ACCA in India? (Video of students)

India has observed a dramatic upswing in job opportunities for the ACCA students over the past few years due to the increasing number of MNC's and other top-notch corporate sectors, including PWC, Ernst, and Young (E&Y). Considering the constantly rising demand for ACCA certified professionals and the increasing number of MNC's, India is likely to become one of the largest global markets for ACCA. Now that the Indian economy is moving towards growth and globalization, more and more MNC's and international companies are moving towards India to hire accounting and finance professionals. ACCA offers multiple career opportunities globally and locally. An ACCA certified professional can work as an accountant, management consultant, or a financial planner. In fact, the salary of an ACCA professional is almost equivalent to that of a CA. An ACCA qualified person can earn a minimum of up to INR 9 Lakh p.a. which could go higher based on the person's potential, competition prevailing in the market, and the company's demand.