Council is the governing body of OIACA and a vital part of how we are run. It’s a group of individual/Institutes from all over the world that want to shape our future and develop the profession.

Council members are volunteer custodians, elected by the membership of OIACA to provide overall stewardship as to OIACA well being.

With unique global perspectives, Council members contribute their individual knowledge and skills from across the accountancy profession, working closely with the Executive Team to devise our strategy and oversee its delivery. They apply their specialist knowledge in our committees, working groups and Council itself.

If you desire to be recognized by our worldwide academic & professional organisation and improve your education, resume, or credentials, then, you are taking the best step to a better career and achieving graduate financial designations.

OIACA offers several industries recognized graduate designations to qualified professionals.
To receive authorization or accreditation to use OIACA Board Certification and Designations, the candidate must meet education, degree, examination, experience, continuing education, and ethics requirements, and pay good standing or certification fees.

The OIACA was originally established as a professional organisation/body for the regulation and further training of the Africa & World Accountants.

OIACA has meet this need and become the organisation of choice for highly educated individuals or industry experts because OIACA requires an accredited college degree for membership and certification.

OIACA is the regulatory body for the much sought after it Designations and Credentials. The OIACA Executive Designation Programs provide the assurance that the holder has met the suggested criteria for graduate credentials.
Further, the OIACA board certification requires passing 6 different levels of standards. Acceptance into the OIACA is high distinction and requires the holder to possess a graduate level portfolio of skills and knowledge.

Acceptance statistics are not high, and the designation when achieved is a high honor strictly for accredited degree graduates.
The OIACA has seen a meteoric rise to affluence and membership in recent years, as financial executives and manager strive to maintain and augment their education, credentials, integrity, and skill sets.

OIACA has strategic partnerships with 560 business schools globally through the top two business school accreditation agencies worldwide.
OIACA is mission is to serve its global membership stakeholders as a world leader in educating and reinforcing the international knowledge of executives and potential leadership of financial based institutions.


The Council shall have power to do anything which, in its opinion, is calculated to facilitate the carrying on of the activities of OIACA.


The Institute is empowered to accredit the accounting,finance,economics, banking etc subject either as a course or as a subject in any institution of higher learning in Africa orglobally.

Any interested institution or individual should forward application with application fee of $300 U.S dollars for evaluation.

Payment of accreditation certificate shall apply if application is successful.


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