Choose ACCA – Get globally recognized
By choosing ACCA you become a part of the fastest growing professional body in the world. Made of more than 219,000 members and 527,000 students spread through 181 countries. ACCA has more than 7,400 Approved Employers and has partnered with 80 accounting bodies. This worldwide network enables ACCA members to work anywhere in the world.
Technological advances, tightening regulation and changing consumer behavior have introduced new ethical complexities to the ever changing business world, ACCA produces ethical leaders equipped with the skills required to face these complexities.
ACCA @ Kensley
Understanding what the corporates expect from its employees, Kensley Graduate School has been providing the most appropriate and innovative undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Inline with that, we at Kensley conduct ACCA sessions in with a unique & exclusive delivery approach.
Approved Learning Provider
Learning providers are formally recognized by ACCA as Approved Learning Providers for the quality tuition and the structures delivery support given to the students. This ensures the students will receive the best possible support with the required facilities to peruse ACCA education.
Industry expert – Lecture Panel
As ACCA is a professional qualification every single subject needs to be taught specialists in that specific area, lectures who are currently practicing what they teach, as industry application is one vital part of ACCA.
In House Exam Centre
Students at Kensley have the opportunity of doing for their CBE Exams for the subjects F1 to F4 at our very own in house exam center. This enables them to use their Free Mock Exam provision to assure their Pass prior to the actual exam.
Local/International Work placement
Obtain interview sittings from locally approved ACCA employers and also, work placements in the Gulf region through the college’s network.
Assistance with level 2 and 3 transfers abroad for the continuation of your ACCA studies with a smooth transition.
Career Centered learning @ Kensley
Companies prefer to recruit an individual who, although may have theoretical knowledge but also has practical expertise in their particular field. As a part of our principle, guaranteed internships will be provided to our students pursuing ACCA. This becomes an added advantage as ACCA students evidence 3 years of work experience to become members.
Why should you choose ACCA?
- Global recognition
- Fast & Flexible pace
- Versatile qualification
- Assured Support from the tuition provider and ACCA
- Employers welcome ACCA members
- World’s fastest growing professional qualification
- BSc in Applied accounting from the Oxford Brookes University
ACCA Entry Requirements
Candidates who choose ACCA have the opportunity of becoming ACCA members at a very young age since the entry requirement for Sri Lankan students is set is as 2 passes for Ordinary Level(G.C.E O/L) exams.
2 GCE Advanced Level passes (Grades A – C) PLUS
3 GCE Ordinary Level passes (A – C) English Language may appear as Medium Language
If you are an international student, kindly use the below link to check the ACCA Entry requirement according to your country
ACCA Course Structure
The ACCA syllabus is made of 13 papers in total, divided into 3 levels.
Stage 1 – Knowledge level – 3 papers
Stage 2 – Skills level – 6 papers
Stage 3 – Professional – 4 papers
The first level of ACCA aka Foundation level which includes papers AB (F1) to FA (F3), is the starting point on your way to achieving your ACCA qualification. Once you’ve passed all 3 papers, you can continue on to the ACCA Skills Level.
F1 AB Accountant in Business
F2 MA Management Accounting
F3 FA Financial Accounting
Comprising modules LW (F4) to FM (F9), this level tests the principle technical subjects that you’re required to have an advanced understanding of. These subjects include law, taxation, auditing and financial management, financial reporting and performance management. You will develop knowledge and skills in these subject areas, reaching a level of knowledge equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree.
F4 LW Corporate and Business Law
F5 PM Performance Management
F6 TX Taxation
F7 FR Financial Reporting
F8 AA Audit & Assurance
F9 FM Financial Management
This stage is made up of 4 subjects in total, out of which 2 subjects are mandatory subjects and 2 subjects are optional. Students must pass all 4 subjects to proceed.
The Mandatory modules aka Essentials will provide you with the specialized skills and techniques required to become an expert accountant, either in a consultancy or high-level advisory role. Each of the 2 ACCA papers is assessed with a 3-hour paper-based exam.
SBL Strategic Business Leader
SBR Strategic Business Reporting
Select 2 ACCA papers to study from a choice of 4, allowing you to tailor your programme to suit your requirements, interests and career aspirations. 3-hour, paper-based exams will test your knowledge of each paper.
P4 AFM Advanced Financial Management
P5 APM Advanced Performance Management
P6 ATX Advanced Taxation
P7 AAA Advanced Audit & Assurance
Students with prior academic & professional qualifications may receive exemptions for certain subjects. Check our Exemptions page for more information.
How to become an ACCA Member.
- Pass 13 tests. Based on previous credentials, this may vary
- Complete an Ethics and Professional Skills module
- Proof of three years of appropriate practical work experience.