Professional Accounting Programmes

Professional Accounting Programmes

acca-president“China needs 10 million accountants; Malaysia needs 60,000 accountants and there are only 31,000 now. So there is enough work for you to meet those targets. We will help you… working together in partnership. A few years ago, you attained Gold status; you have grown and now achieved Platinum status. A tremendous thank you from us for what you have done.”

Mr Anthony Harbinson
ACCA President 2014-2015, on conferring the Platinum Award on HELP CAT.


Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) 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.

What We Do
We support our 170,000 members and 436,000 students throughout their careers, providing services through a network of 91 offices and active centres. Our global infrastructure means that exams and support are delivered at a local level, directly benefiting stakeholders wherever they are based.

Our Qualifications
Our globally relevant qualifications will give you an excellent start in core accountancy skills, or you can gain more specialist knowledge – depending on your ability and the qualifications you already have. ACCA qualifications provide everything you need – at any level – to build a successful career in finance.

Professional Values
Our focus is on professional values, ethics and governance. We use our expertise and experience to work with governments, regulators, professional bodies and employers to develop the global accountancy profession and to act in the public interest.

Programme Name Duration of Study
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)  2 to 3½ years
Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)  1 to 1½ years