Hello ACCA aspirant. Here at Career Compass, we are not just lecturers, but we are here to mentor students to support them in every manner. In this space, we have highlighted about the types of ACCA certifications awarded. So, let us give you brief about the same.
Types of ACCA certifications awarded
ACCA awards certificates on the completion of certain exams within the ACCA Qualification. These certificates are official documents and can be downloaded anytime from your myACCA account.
Various certificates awarded by ACCA body are listed below:
ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business-
This is awarded when you have successfully completed the Accountant in Business (AB), Management Accounting (MA) and Financial Accounting (FA) exams (at least one of which must have been sat and passed).
ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business-
This is awarded when you have successfully completed (either passed or exempt) the Applied Skills exams. At least two of these papers must have been sat and passed. The Ethics and Professional Skills module must also have been completed. Those who obtain full exemptions will not be awarded the Certificate.
ACCA Strategic Professional Certificate-
This is awarded when you have successfully completed all the Strategic Professional exams of the ACCA Qualification. It mentions all the strategic professional subjects you have appeared and cleared. It indicates that you are now officially an ACCA Affiliate.
ACCA Membership Certificate-
This certificate is awarded when an Affiliate applies for membership. This certificate bears the official ACCA seal and is also the official document which confirms your amazing achievement of reaching the status of a ‘Chartered Certified Accountant’.
ACCA Fellowship Certificate-
This certificate is awarded when the next milestone is achieved in the ACCA journey where you have continuously held your ACCA membership for a continuous period of 5 consecutive years. This imparts you with ACCA Fellow status from being an ACCA Member for prior 5 years.
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Team of Career Compass hopes that article helped you and gave you more insights about ACCA.
By Aditi Deepak Mehta
(Member of Mentors’ Team at Career Compass)