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Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

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ZCAS is an ACCA Platinum Learning Partner, accredited to offer tuition, examinations and support at all levels. The centre offers ACCA in full-time, evening and online methods of study. There are two entry routes to acquiring ACCA qualifications:

  • Foundation in Accountancy (FIA) Route
  • Straight into ACCA Route

Foundation in Accountancy (FIA) Route

FIA consists of a suite of certificates and diplomas. These flexible awards focus on the core skills of financial accounting and management accounting; and the wider role of the accountant in business at higher levels. This route is available to grade twelve (12) school leavers and individuals working in finance but have no formal qualification in accounting or finance.

Programme Structure

Introductory Level

  • FA1 – Recording Financial Transactions
  • MA1 – Management Information

Intermediate Level

  • FA2 – Maintaining Financial Records
  • MA2 – Managing Costs and Finance

Diploma Level

  • FBT – Business and Technology
  • FMA – Management Accounting
  • FFA – Financial Accounting

Entry Requirements

  • At least 16 years of age
  • Grade 12 certificate or equivalent
  • Completion of a level or equivalent gives entry to the next higher level

Apply for FIA at ZCAS

Get a 5% discount if you apply before the commencement date.

Fees

Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Fulltime K3,190
Two Subjects Fulltime K5,509
Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Fulltime K4,070
Two Subjects Fulltime K6,507
Three Subjects (Including One from Diploma Level) Fulltime K8,516
Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Fulltime K4,033
Two Subjects Fulltime K6,512
Three Subjects Fulltime K9,102
Four Subjects Fulltime K11,400

Click the following link to view the detailed ACCA fees structure: ACCA Fees Structure

Click the following link to view our bank details: Bank Details

Straight into ACCA route

This route is only open to candidates who have prior relevant experience and qualification for example, A Levels, Diploma or Degree in any field. It is not available to candidates whose only qualification is Grade twelve or GCE. Said candidates should start from the FIA route. There are also some qualifications that are recognized, and exemptions are given by ACCA itself based on equivalent papers passed elsewhere and if the qualification is accredited by ACCA. For example if one has an accounting degree from an accredited learning institution, they can be exempted from the entire ACCA Applied Skills Level.

Programme Structure

Applied Knowledge Level

The Applied Knowledge exams provides students with a broad introduction to the world of finance and develop your essential understanding and techniques in accounting. The following modules are taken at this level:

  • Business and Technology (BT)
  • Financial Accounting (FA)
  • Management Accounting (MA)

Applied Skills Level

The Applied Skills exams build on existing knowledge and understanding and develop strong, broad and practical finance skills required of future strategic professional accountant in any sector or industry. The following modules are taken at this level:

  • Corporate and Business Law (CA 1.4)
  • Advanced Taxation (CA 3.4)
  • Financial Reporting (FR)
  • Performance Management (PM)
  • Financial Management (FM)
  • Audit and Assurance (AA)

Strategic Professional Essentials

The Strategic Professional exams prepare students for future leadership positions. They develop the strategic vision using your unique blend of technical, ethical and professional skills. And you can specialise in areas that best suit your career ambitions. Students must complete both Essentials exams and choose two of the Options. The following modules are taken at this level:

Essentials

  • Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)
  • Strategic Business Leader (SBL)

Options

  • Advanced Financial Management (AFM)
  • Advanced Audit and Assurance (AAA)
  • Advanced Taxation (ATX)
  • Advanced Performance Management (APM)

Entry Requirements

Completions of the Applied Skills level or any ACCA accredited degree qualification.

Apply for ACCA at ZCAS

Get a 5% discount if you apply before the commencement date.

Fees

Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Fulltime K3,988
Two Subjects Fulltime K6,357
Three Subjects Fulltime K8,844
Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Parttime/Evening K4,214
Per Subject Fulltime K4,999
Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Parttime/Evening K4,446
Two Subjects Fulltime K5,372
Number of Subjects Mode of Study Fees
Per Subject Parttime/Evening K4,690
Two Subjects Fulltime K5,514

Click the following link to view the detailed ACCA fees structure: ACCA Fees Structure

Click the following link to view our bank details: Bank Details

Any Questions? Get In Touch Now

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Phone: +260 211 232 095 || +260 765 648 560 || +260 972 194 290

Email Address: information@zcas.edu.zm

Physical Address: Dedan Kimathi Road, Lusaka