QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications

We offer qualifications to suit you no matter where you're at in your career or your life. Whether you are a school leaver, a graduate or already working. Our qualifications equip you with the skills and expertise you need to succeed in huge variety of accountancy and finance roles.

AIA is an Ofqual regulated qualifications provider for our accountancy qualification and is regulated by the Financial Reporting Council for our audit qualification. The qualifications are based on our Competency Framework, which illustrates how our qualifications incrementaly build on the knowledge, competencies and professional conduct accountants need to meet the demands made of them throughout their career.

Our qualifications are delivered globally through approved study providers, or through AIA Achieve, our interactive distance learning study programme, enabling you to learn in a way that suits your lifestyle.

CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTANCY
LEVEL 5
(FOUNDATION)

 

DIPLOMA IN ACCOUNTANCY
LEVEL 6
(PROFESSIONAL LEVEL 1)

 

DIPLOMA IN PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANCY
LEVEL 7
(PROFESSIONAL LEVEL 2)

The Certificate in Accountancy is ideal if you're just starting out in your accountancy career. It will give you a strong foundation in accountancy techniques and knowledge and you will be able to apply these at work within supervised and routine situations.
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The Diploma in Accountancy develops your understanding of different perspectives and approaches to accountancy and gives you the ability to refine and apply these when planning and developing courses of action. It is ideal for accounting technicians who want to take the next step up or graduates looking for a professional qualification.
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The Diploma in Professional Accountancy builds on the skills and knowledge you will have gained in the Diploma in Accountancy, or in your accountancy and finance degree, and gives you the expertise to deal with complex work scenarios, equipping you for senior roles.
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PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANCY QUALIFICATION

 

RECOGNISED PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION (AUDIT)

 

DIPLOMA IN INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL REPORTING STANDARDS (IFRS)

On completion of the Diploma in Professional Accountancy and three years' Initial Professional Development (IPD) (work experience) you would be 'fully qualified' as an International Accountant, and eligible to become an Associate member of AIA.
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The Recognised Professional Qualification (RPQ) in audit is for aspiring statutory auditors, if you have an enquiring mind and are objective and analytical then this challenging profession may be for you.
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The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Diploma is a practical course of study, covering a broad range of IFRS topics; which are considered essential for those working in accountancy, finance and in the wider business community.
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DIPLOMA IN MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING & COSTING

 

DIPLOMA IN AUDITING

 

CERTIFICATE IN IFRS FOR SMES

Studying the MAC Diploma will help to increase your understanding of costing systems for products, processes, operations and services, and assist management in their decision making and policy formulation activities.
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The Auditing Diploma is designed for professionals working in the accounting and finance sector, who wish to build on their existing knowledge of auditing with a diploma accredited by AIA, or for someone looking for an introduction to the subject who may be considering undertaking a professional accountancy qualification.
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The IFRS for SMEs Certificate is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standard for Small and Medium-sized Entities (IFRS for SMEs), as well as the ability to apply the IFRS for SMEs in practical situations.
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HONG KONG SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING DIPLOMA

 

AIA CPA CONVERSION PROGRAMME

 

AIA TAIWAN CPA CONVERSION PROGRAMME

Completion of the Diploma will demonstrate your knowledge and competence of the core requirements of GRI Sustainability Reporting G4 Guidelines and its principles, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange ESG reporting requirements, and the assurance reporting frameworks commonly applied to assure on the ESG/sustainability disclosures.
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The AIA-CPA Conversion programme is for CICPA qualified accountants who would like to enhance the professional qualification with international accountancy knowledge.
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The conversion programme is for members of the Federation of CPA Associations of Chinese Taiwan and the US CPA in Taiwan, who would like to build on their expertise with a global outlook on accounting.
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