The Faculty of Accountancy offers educational opportunities to those who wish to become qualified accountants. The Faculty was established in 1966 with the purpose of developing accountancy programmes. Graduates of the Faculty now hold managerial positions in finance, banking and accounting in various sectors and industries not only in Malaysia but also in the international arena.

CERTIFIED ACCOUNTING TECHNICIANS (CAT) - AC150

OVERVIEW

The Certified Accounting Technician qualification is a programme at the technician level under the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). This qualification is a combination of study and practical experience designed to build knowledge in accountancy, IT and management.

THE CAT QUALIFICATION SYLLABUS

  • FA1 - Recording Financial Transactions 
  • MA1 - Management Information
  • FA2 - Maintaining Financial Records
  • MA2 - Managing Costs and Finances
  • FAB - Accountant in Business
  • FFA - Financial Accounting
  • FMA - Management Accounting
  • (Computer Based Examination : 2 hours)

And any two (2) of the following :

  • FAU - Foundations in Audit
  • FTX - Foundations in Taxation
  • FFM - Foundations in Financial Management
  • (Written Examination Only - All papers : 2 hours)

 

THE ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANTS (ACCA) (UK) - AC551

OVERVIEW

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the global professional accounting body offering the Chartered Certified Accountant qualification (ACCA or FCCA). The ACCA qualification is recognized as equivalent to degree level by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). An ACCA member is then qualified to apply for the Malaysian Institutes of Accountants (MIA) membership.

THE ACCA QUALIFICATION SYLLABUS

KNOWLEDGE EXAMS          **computer based examination

  • AB - Accountant in Business
  • MA - Management Accounting
  • FA - Financial Accounting

SKILLS EXAMS          **computer based examination

  • LW - Corporate and Business Law
  • PM - Performance Management
  • TX - Taxation
  • FR - Financial Reporting
  • AA - Audit and Assurance
  • FM - Financial Management

PROFESSIONAL EXAMS

  • SBL - Strategic Business Leader
  • SBR - Strategic Business Reporting

TWO OF THE FOLLOWING OPTIONS :

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

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR CAT AND ACCA

 

 CAT QUALIFICATION 

UNIVERSITY :

  • Passed SPM / equivalent with at least 5 (FIVE) credits including Bahasa Melayu/Malaysia.
  • Pass in History subject.

PROGRAMME :

  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with at least minimum A in 4 (FOUR) subjects including Mathematics AND minimum B in English OR
  • O Level (GCSE)/iGCSE with at least A in 4 (FOUR) subjects including English Language/First Language English and Mathematics.

AND

  • Pass Entry Point Assessment and Interview.

 ACCA QUALIFICATION 

UNIVERSITY :

  • Passed SPM / equivalent with at least 5 (FIVE) credits including Bahasa Melayu/Malaysia.
  • Pass in History subject.

PROGRAMME :

  • Diploma in Accountancy /Diploma in Accounting Information Systems from UiTM or from other higher education institutions recognised by the government of Malaysia with a CGPA of at least 3.00 OR
  • A Degree in Accountancy/Finance/Investment from UiTM or from other higher education institutions recognised by the government of Malaysia with a CGPA of at least 2.75 OR
  • Final semester CAT/full CAT result from other higher education institutions recognised by the government of Malaysia with an average score of 60% OR
  • UiTM Foundation/UM Science Foundation/Matriculation with a CGPA of at least 3.50 with minimum B+ in Mathematics and MUET Band 3 OR
  • A Level with at least A in 2 (TWO) subjects including Mathematics

AND

  • Pass Entry Point Assessment and Interview.

 

PROGRAMME SUMMARY APPLICATION : January and July via www.online.uitm.edu.my
PROGRAMME ENTRY POINT

PROGRAMME DURATION

(Minimum Years)

CAT

ACCA

ACCA

ACCA

ACCA

SPM/O Level (GCSE)/iGCSE

CAT/A Level

Diploma

Degree

UiTM Foundation/ 4 years UM Science Foundation/Matriculation

1 year

3 years

2.5 years

1.5 years

4 years 

CAMPUS OFFERED : SHAH ALAM
CAREER PATH : Chartered Accountants , Bank Executives, Academicians, Financial Executives, Financial Analyst, Auditors, Tax Officer.
 

FURTHER INFORMATION
Please contact:


Department of Professional Accounting Studies (DPAS)
Faculty of Accountancy
Level 14 Menara SAAS
Universiti Teknologi MARA
40450 Shah Alam
Selangor

Tel       : 03-5544 4820 (Coordinator)
Tel       : 03-5544 4802 / 03-5543 5794 (Office)
Fax      : 03-5544 4800

LINK

www.accaglobal.com
Tel           : 03-27135051