ACCA

ACCA is a world renowned accounting qualification, which provides its students with the skills and knowledge pertinent to any business. Obtaining the ACCA qualification will help to enhance your future career prospects and earning potential, as well as heightening the status of any business in which you work.
ACCA Students also have the opportunity to receive a degree in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University and MSc in Professional Accountancy from University of London, allowing you to continue working and still obtain your degrees!
Synergy Professionals with its world class facilitators are well placed to address your needs and goals in an ongoing partnership. Synergy Professionals commenced as an ACCA tuition provider in 2006. This wealth of experience with the ACCA means that we know what you need to do to succeed. We believe that our programmes should fit in with busy work schedules and help develop good professional accountants.
Our aim is for everyone to pass first time. We regularly achieve a 100% first time success rate in all of the ACCA’s computer based exams as well as the paper based exams.
Our ACCA lectures are held regularly at weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) with tested and trusted exam focused tuition approach. While we operate standardised programme for June and December sessions every year, we provide tuition for March and September on demand.

FOUNDATION IN ACCOUNTING (FIA) QUALIFICATION

None, it is open access. So if you do not have the entry requirements to start at the ACCA Qualification, you can start your studies here.
If you are starting out in accounting and finance or already working in finance but have no formal qualifications, you can start your journey with ACCA at our foundations level.

  • Number of exams Up to 14, depending on exemptions.
  • How long does it take ? - Three to four years on average.
  • What else is involved ? - A professional ethics module.

Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting

Qualify in as little as 12 evenings!
FA1 - Recording Financial Transactions
MA1 - Management Information

Intermediate Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting

FA2 - Maintaining Financial Records
MA2 - Managing Costs and Finance

Diploma in Accounting and Business

A prestigious qualification can be gained in between 3-6 months.
F1/FAB - Accountant in Business
F2/FMA - Management Accounting
F3/FFA - Financial Accounting

Certified Accounting Technician

ACCA/FIA students do not need to complete CAT options. All levels of FIA are stand-alone qualifications.
Complete all the above papers plus two of three options:
Foundations in Taxation
Foundations in Audit
Foundations in Financial Management

Entry level

All levels of FIA are open entry, no prior qualifications are required.
Introductory Certificate - Equivalent to GCSE
Intermediate Certificate - Equivalent to A level
Diploma - Equivalent to a Diploma, which is the first year of a degree course

ACCA QUALIFICATIONS

FUNDAMENTALS (NINE PAPERS IN TOTAL)

KnowledgeSkills
F1 Accountant in Business F4 Corporate and Business Law
F2 Management Accounting F5 Performance Management
F3 Financial Accounting F6 Taxation
F7 Financial Reporting
F8 Audit and Assurance
F9 Financial Management

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.

This level builds on the technical knowledge you will already have. It will also explore more advanced professional skills, techniques and values. These are required at a senior level by accountants working in an advisory or consultancy role.

All students have to pass the three papers in the Essentials module. The Options module contains four papers, but you only need to complete two.

PROFESSIONAL (FIVE PAPERS IN TOTAL)

EssentialsOptions (two to be completed)
P1 Governance, Risk and Ethics P4 Advanced Financial Management
P2 Corporate Reporting P5 Advanced Performance Management
P3 Business Analysis P6 Advanced Taxation
P7 Advanced Audit and Assurance