The Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) is a leading global accounting body based in the United Kingdom offering ACCA qualification around the world. ACCA qualification serves as one of the best career options for students who are determined to become competent accounting and finance professionals. With the ACCA qualification, you can discover a world of opportunities on various roles in accounting, finance and business management.
ACCA qualification has 110 years of history delivering values and preparing qualified accounting professionals. That’s why employers all around the world trust ACCA qualification as a ‘seal of approval” in the field of accountancy and finance.
Reasons to choose ACCA Qualification in Nepal
ACCA is an internationally recognized global accounting body with 208,000 members and 503,000 students in 179 countries around the world. This means, once you have successfully completed the ACCA qualification, you become part of a globally recognized accounting body.
Every organization needs an accountancy and finance professionals to run them efficiently. ACCA professionals are in high demand by employers in the industry, banking, auditing, consulting and other professions like taxation and law. With ACCA qualification, you can travel and work anywhere in 179 countries. ACCA has partnered with ACCA Approved Employers who provide a working opportunity for ACCA members and trainees. ACCA has more than 7400 Approved Employers globally. Further, there are more than 80 accountancy partners worldwide that help to find the job for ACCA professionals through the ACCA career job boards.
2.Practical work experience
The ACCA qualification not only focuses on theoretical knowledge but also on practical application of knowledge. Students must go through 3-year practical experience (internship) under certified Accountant professionals to be eligible for an ACCA qualification. By this time, students will have diverse knowledge and understanding of various areas of Financial Management, Taxation, Audit and Assurance, and Financial Reporting. In addition, students need to complete 20 hours of online training on “Ethics and Professional Skills Module”. So, ACCA professionals can carter their technical skills and professional values to drive the growth of a company. That’s why ACCA professionals are highly qualified and regarded worldwide for their in-depth knowledge and practical work experience.
3.Flexible Study Options
Studying ACCA qualification offers many options for students. You can study full time, part-time, in-class or over the internet, at their own pace. You can study with ACCA “Approved Learning Partner” (ALP), face to face with tutors, take an online class or choose a mix of three at your convenience.
You can enroll in an “Approved Learning Partner” as a full-time student to complete the course as soon as possible. Working professionals can organize their own time and can study part-time. Furthermore, you can study online through ACCA X.
It offers flexible options for students to learn through different channels. For example, you can attend a classroom for certain papers, and take an online class for other papers. In addition, you can get an opportunity to get additional qualifications – a BSc degree from Oxford Brookes University and an MSc degree from the University of London through your journey to ACCA qualification.
ACCA qualification exams are held quarterly. Students must pass 13 exams to get the ACCA qualification. Students have flexible options to take an exam on their preferred time and simultaneously carry out their work experience. They can also take an exam in their chosen field as there are ranges of subjects available to specialize in:
- Advanced Financial Management
- Advanced Performance Management
- Advanced Taxation
- Advanced Audit & Assurance
Research shows that building professional networks lead to more job opportunities, deeper knowledge, improved quality of work and job satisfaction. ACCA qualification gives you access to a global network and ample opportunities for career progression. Upon getting ACCA membership, you will have access to thousands of professionals globally on the ACCA LinkedIn Network, where you can connect with fellow ACCA professionals. Similarly, you will have a global networking opportunity among fellow students through the ACCA Virtual Learning Community.
Having ACCA qualification opens doors to outstanding careers in accounting, finance, and senior business management positions. ACCA qualification follows international accounting standards. Also, ACCA professionals have a better understanding of the rules and laws of accounting practice worldwide. In addition to knowledge, employers are looking for soft skills in prospective employees. Various skills such as communication skills, interpersonal skills, ability to work in a team, leadership skills among few. The best way to learn soft skills is through work experience. What sets apart ACCA members from other professionals is their 3-year work experience to get ACCA qualification. Up to this time, they have a better understanding and experience of working culture and corporate systems which is beneficial for their career progress.
ACCA qualification emphasizes continuous improvement, high performance, and consistent achievement to become a better accounting professional. Every year, ACCA professionals must do Continuous Professional Development (CPD) training as part of ACCA membership in order to keep up to date with the latest knowledge and skills in accounting and financial practices. These practice helps to bridge the skill gap and equip professionals for their career progression.
The resources ACCA qualification provides meet the high standard. Upon joining the ACCA course, you will have access to online resources, study guides, past papers, and study guides. You will have 24/7 support in an online learning community. Furthermore, the course is taught by highly qualified ACCA professionals.
ACCA regularly look into Approved Learning Provider(ALP) that are specially selected under ACCA supervision. Seed Financial Academy is one of the ALP’s that offers the ACCA qualification in Nepal as per the standard approved by ACCA.
Moreover, the incorporation of the concept of 3Es: Exams, Experience and Ethics as the core elements of ACCA qualification will prepare an outstanding accounting professional. No doubt, the achievement of these elements supports your professional growth.
Study ACCA qualification in Seed Financial Academy
Seed Financial Academy was established to address the need for quality and result-driven teaching of professional courses like ACCA qualification in Nepal. Students currently struggle to access the resources and support required to succeed in professional courses, with academic courses dominating the curriculum. At Seed Financial Academy, we are dedicated to the provision of eminent professional education at our state-of-the-art campus, with interactive, tech-based learning. Our mission is to coach students, not only academically, but prepare them for successful professional careers with our complimentary courses in interpersonal skills, resilience, and personal development. Currently, we offer courses on:
- The ACCA qualification
- Diploma in Accounting and Business Foundation in Accountancy (FIA)
- B.Sc (Hons) in Applied Accounting
- Diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards (Dip IFR)
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