ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. ACCA aims 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.
ACCA’s mission is to:
* to provide opportunity and access to people of ability around the world and to support our members throughout their careers in accounting, business and finance
* to achieve and promote the highest professional, ethical and governance standards
* to advance the public interest
* to be a global leader in the profession
At anyone wanting to operate in the areas of Business, Accounting, Finance, Banking, Auditing, Management, Consulting, Credit, etc., and it is necessary to hold a first degree.
ACCA is obtained:
a) after passing a test run on a global scale
b) three years of experience in a related field.
The exams are written in English and held twice a year (June / December). Organized on a global scale, always by the authority and strict supervision of the British Council.