Experience Pathway

Experience pathway: an assessment of your practical skills and experience against set competencies, gained through on-the-job training.
If you chose the academic pathway you will also need to satiety practical experience requirements.

All candidates are required to complete the professional ethics program.

Practical Experience

Practical experience complements your educational requirements by providing the opportunity to apply your knowledge.

It can also provide you with the knowledge, professional skills and hands-on-learning to excel and stand out.

You must complete two years of relevant accounting employment; at least 17.5 hours per week for a minimum of three months in one role (full time equivalent based on a 35 hour week).

Relevant accounting employment provides experience in at least one of the following areas:

  • Financial accounting
  • Auditing
  • General practice
  • Management accounting
  • Taxation
  • Financial management
  • Financial advice
  • Treasury
  • Information systems
  • Academia


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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