Institute of Chartered Accountants Requirements - Accounting and Information Systems - University of Canterbury
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The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the global body for professional accountants. We have an unrivalled global network of members, students, colleges and Approved Employers.
We offer:

  • globally recognised qualifications
  • support and guidance for our students, employers and colleges
  • world-class accountancy expertise to the public
  • the highest standards of practiceand ethical conduct

Pathway to Accreditation

To become an ACCA member you will need to complete ACCA Qualification. This involves completing 14 exams (nine of which you may be exempt from depending on previous qualifications), obtaining three years relevant supervised practical experience (PER) and completing a Professional Ethics module. Find out more information about ACCA exam and syllabus.

Student Membership

Studying and training for an ACCA Qualification is a big commitment, which is why we offer a variety of support and advice.

In this section you can find local resources available to you

For further information, visit the global students and affiliates channel or contact ACCA Connect - our global customer services centre.
We are here to support you every step of the way.


ACCA New Zealand Telephone Numbers
Telephone: 0800-002-501 (toll-free number for calling within New Zealand) or +64 9 9515 700