The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA-UK Office) has certified KFUPM BSc in AccountingÂ asÂ an “ACCA Accredited Program”.Â Earlier, accounting program wasÂ endorsed by theÂ Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).
The benefits of the accreditation are:
1.Â Students will have option of completing two more modules beyond the ACCA certification for the award of Master Degree in Accounting from the University of London
2. Students will be exempted from 50% of the exam papers to receive the ACCA Professional Certification
3. This recognition will add to the credibility of the CIM (KFUPM) Accounting program
ACCA is the global body for professional accountantsÂ with over 500,000 members and students in 170 countries.Â ACCAâ€™sÂ qualification is recognized and treated in other countries as being equivalent to their local qualification. ACCAÂ 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.