The ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. The 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.
The Chartered Certified Accountant Programme confers the designation ACCA. Members are recognised to perform the Audit Function in the UK and certain European and other countries. Employees without formal tertiary qualifications gain access by means of the Professional Qualification: Chartered Certified Accountant Programme.
The Fundamentals level is divided into two modules Knowledge and Skills.
The Professional level is divided into two modules; Essentials and Options. Both of the modules at Professional level have been set at the same ability level as a Masters degree.