Accreditation of BSc in Accounting Programme

Association & Institute

Paper Exemption

Description

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)9 papers exempted out of 14 papers*For BSc in Accounting graduates from 01/01/2017 until 31/12/2026
Association of International Accountants (AIA)12 papers exempted out of 12 papers#For BSc in Accounting graduates from 01/01/2011 until 31/12/2020
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants(CIMA)10 papers exempted out of 16 papersFor BSc in Accounting graduates from 01/01/2021 until 31/12/2023
CPA AustraliaFull foundation exam exemption for free and direct entry to the CPA Program Professional Level examination, provided that the corresponding UM courses are completed.For all BSc in Accounting Programme graduates.
Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)Direct entry to the Qualification Programme

For students in BSc in Accounting with Specialization in Professional Accountancy admitted from academic year 2016/2017 to 2021/2022, until 31/05/2022

Learn more about HKICPA Qualification Programme
Accreditation of BSc in Accounting (Professional Accountancy)
Guidance Notes on Granting Exemptions for HKICPA Accredited Programmes under the new QP (Aug 2019)

Accreditation of MSc in Accounting Programme

Association & Institute

Paper Exemption

Description

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)9 papers exempted out of 14 papers*For MSc in Accounting graduates from 01/01/2017 until 31/12/2026
CPA AustraliaFull foundation exam exemptionFor all MSc in Accounting graduates

*On the basis of completion of corresponding accredited modules. For details, please refer to ACCA.
#On the basis of completion of corresponding accredited modules. For details, please refer to AIA.

The above information is for reference only. For the most updated accreditation information, kindly refer to website / contact person of the corresponding Associations / Institutes.

Last Updated: March 13, 2018

Website & Contact Person of Association and Institute

Association & Institute

Enquiry Website

Contact Person

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)http://www.accaglobal.com/gb/en/help/exemptions-calculator.htmlMs. Helen Liu
HelenHY.Liu@accaglobal.com
Tel: 2973 1119
Association of International Accountants (AIA)http://www.aiaworldwide.com/N/A
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants(CIMA)https://www.cimaglobal.com/Starting-CIMA/Starting-CIMA/Exemptions/Exemption-Search/Ms. Patti HO
Email: Patti.Ho@aicpa-cima.com
Tel: (852) 3741 1956
CPA Australiahttps://www.cpaaustralia.com.au/ManageApplications/
AccreditedCourse.mvc/SearchAccreditedCourses
Ms. Nicole LEE
Contact No.: (852) 2202 2727
Email: Nicole.LEE@cpaaustralia.com.au
Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)http://www.hkicpa.org.hk/en/Ms. Francee GUAN
Direct Contact No.: (0086-756) 3620 152 (Monday & Tuesday)
Direct Contact No.: (0086-20) 3892 2362 (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday)
Email: franceeguan@hkicpa.org.hk