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Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Glasgow Caledonian University

36 months
650 GBP/module
650 GBP/module
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The globally recognised Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification from Glasgow Caledonian University provides you with transferable skills in accountancy which can be applied across all business sectors as well as providing a pathway to becoming a qualified accountant.

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The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification from Glasgow Caledonian University is a world-leading international accountancy body, operating in over 170 countries. Its recognition under UK legislation empowers it to regulate its members to undertake statutory audit and to conduct investment business. GCU has received Gold Approved Learning Partner status by ACCA. The programme is available on a part-time basis for HNC/HND holders or graduates working in the accounting profession with a flexible structure to suit student and employer needs.

The ACCA qualification has a practical and theoretical focus, providing you with an advanced understanding and specialist knowledge in accountancy. Designed with consideration of the increased focus on professionalism and ethics within accounting, there is a strong focus on professional values, ethics and governance throughout. Examinations are set and marked by ACCA. Admission to the examinations is limited to registered ACCA students. Exemptions are granted to students with HNC/HND qualifications and recognised degrees.

Your career

The flexibility of this qualification means there are a wide range of opportunities available to ACCA members in the business world. Graduates can pursue opportunities in general management in the public and private sectors, specialising in areas such as audit, taxation or information technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Taxation 
  • Performance Management
  • Financial Management 
  • Audit and Assurance 
  • Financial Reporting 
  • Corporate and Business Law

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
  • UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in people or business-centred subjects or any business subject such as marketing or finance.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    650 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 GBP per module during 36 months.
  • National

    650 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 GBP per module during 36 months.
  • Applied skills level papers: £650 per paper (no VAT)
  • Strategic professional level papers: £670 per paper (except Strategic Business Leader paper which is £930)

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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