AIA Accounting and Auditing Qualifications

Qualifications for every stage of your career

AIA offers a range of qualifications for accounting and finance professionals, ranging from entry level qualifications for those embarking on their career, specialist diplomas for those that want to gain greater insight into a particular area and the full AIA professional qualification for those wanting to become a qualified accountant or statutory auditor. 

Professional Qualifications

Professional Qualification: Accountancy

The AIA accountancy qualification is designed to deliver the knowledge, competencies and professional conduct expected of world-class accountants.  There are 3 levels within the AIA accountancy qualification, consisting of 10 exams which are examinable in May and November each year. 

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Professional Qualification: Audit

Audit is a regulated profession in the UK offering a rewarding career in a complex and fast-paced field. In order to qualifying as a statutory auditor, you must first obtain a Recognised Professional Qualification, such as the AIA’s. The AIA’s statutory audit training programme will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence you need to succeed.

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Certificate in Business Finance

Commercial awareness and an understanding of business and finance are some of the most sought after skills by employers. The AIA Certificate in Business Finance is an exciting new qualification which enables candidates to develop specialist knowledge and expertise in the core components of business finance, boost their employability, advance their knowledge and gain a recognised qualification.

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Specialist Diplomas

Diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

The Diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is a practical course of study, covering a broad range of IFRS topics considered essential for those working in accountancy, finance and business.

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Diploma in Management Accounting and Costing

The Diploma in Management Accounting and Costing (MAC) combines the study of basic traditional concepts and techniques with the most recent advances in management accounting and management information needed for planning, control, and decision making.

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Diploma in Auditing and Internal Review

The Diploma in Auditing and Internal Review is designed for professionals working in the accounting and finance sector, who wish to build on their existing knowledge of auditing or for someone looking for an introduction to the subject. 

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Conversion Programmes

AIA CPA Conversion Programme

The AIA-CPA Conversion Programme was jointly established by AIA and the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA) to advance global opportunities for members in China. 

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AIA Taiwan CPA Conversion Programme

AIA operates a conversion programme for members of the Federation of CPA Associations of Chinese Taiwan and the USA CPA in Taiwan to advance global opportunities.

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AIA CACFO Programme

The AIA CACFO programme recognises the experience and professionalism of leading finance professionals who have demonstrated a high level of academic ability and obtained relevant work experience. 

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AIA BNAI Programme

The AIA and Beijing National Accounting Institute (BNAI) offer a programme that recognises candidates who have demonstrated exceptional skills, knowledge and application in their accountancy career.

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