|All Levels Except Strategic Professional|
|4 Modules or More (Combo 4+)||R 5 000
||R 2 508||R 3 012|
|3 Modules (COMBO 3)||R 5 313
||R 2 665||R 3 200|
|2 Modules (COMBO 2)||R 5 625
||R 2 822||R 3 390|
|1 Module||R 6 250||R 3 135||R 3 765|
|Strategic Professional Level|
|4 Modules or More (Combo 4+)||R 5 800||R 3 000||R 3 420
|3 Modules (COMBO 3)||R 6 163||R 3 188||R 3 634
|2 Modules (COMBO 2)||R 6 525||R 3 375||R 3 848
|1 Module||R 7 250||R 3 750||R 4 275
(Discounts do not apply)
||R 13 800||-||-|
Benefits per module to fees above
|18 - 21 hours of Tuition contact time (structured over 6-9, 3-hour sessions)
|15 - 18 hours of Exam Preps/Revision time (structured over 4-5, 3-hour sessions)
| Kaplan Study Text and e-Course Notes
| Kaplan Exam Bank/OT Practice/Revision Kit (with +/- 1000 OT exam questions)
|Progress Mocks/Tests + Final Mock all marked with review feedback.
2 Progress Tests + 1 Final Mock
1 Progress Test + 1 Final Mock
|2 Progress Tests + 1 Final Mock|
| Home Study Kit/Scheme of Work & e-Course Notes
|Interactive Online Support
How it Works?
The ACCA Qualification has three stages of Exams, plus an Ethics and Professional Skills module and Professional Experience Requirement.
1. Applied Knowledge exams
An exceptional introduction to the world of finance and accounting, these exams provide students with a broad understanding of essential accounting techniques.
Accountant in Business (AB)
Management Accounting (MA)
Financial Accounting (FA)
2. Applied Skills exams
Building on your existing knowledge and understanding, Applied Skills develops strong, broad and practical finance required of future strategic professional accountant in any sector or industry.
Corporate and Business Law (LW)
Performance Management (PM)
Financial reporting (FR)
Audit and Assurance (AA)
Financial Management (FM)
3. Strategic Professional Title
These exams provide students with the unique blend of skills, real-world focus and specialisation options which will super-charge careers and develop strategic, forward-thinking professional accountants. Strategic Professional exams are comprised of both Essentials and Options exams.
Students will take both these exams which provide them with the skills they need to make an immediate impact with employers.
Strategic Business Leader (SBL)
Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)
These exams offer the unique opportunity to specialise in areas of greatest relevance to a chosen sector or career path.
Advanced Financial Management (AFM)
Advanced Performance Management (APM)
Advanced Taxation (ATX)
Advanced Audit and Assurance (AAA)
Ethics and Professional Skills
Students should complete the Ethics and Professional Skills module ahead of taking the Strategic Professional exams. Find out more about the Ethics and Professional Skills Module.
You need three years’ practical experience in a relevant role to qualify. To learn more about the experience requirements click here.
Why Study ACCA?
Be recognised in South Africa and globally.
Combine finance and strategic business skills
Demonstrate ethics and professionalism.
Boost your employment and/or earning potential.
What Are ACCA Entry Requirements?
No Prior Qualification - Access to ACCA via FIA Qualification
Don’t worry if you don’t have the required requirements to start the ACCA Qualification – you can still study with ACCA. You can start your journey towards ACCA membership with the Foundation-level qualifications - referred to collectively as 'Foundations in Accountancy'. They are the perfect place to start if you are new to accountancy or if you’re already working in finance but have no qualifications. You'll be starting at the right level to suit your ability. Get more details about the Foundations in Accountancy on ACCA Global Website.
Once you have completed the exam portion of the Diploma, you will be eligible to transfer to the ACCA Qualification with exemptions from the Applied Knowledge exams.
Senior Certificate – issued by the Matriculation Board?
Yes, you can register to start the ACCA Qualification if you meet these requirements:
· Completion of 6 Subjects
· 5 subjects passed in one sitting
· Minimum aggregate mark of 45% is obtained
· 3 subjects passed at Higher grade
· 2 passes in a language (one at Higher Grade)
Passes in English and Maths
National Senior Certificate – issued by the Matriculation Board
Yes, you can register for the ACCA Qualification if you meet these requirements:
· Students must take 6 subjects
· 2 subjects must be languages
· 1 subject must be Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy
· 1 subject must be Life Orientation
· 1 subject must be English
Students must achieve a grade 3 (40% ) or higher
Matriculation to University
Matriculation to University with Bachelor or Masters can allow you to start the ACCA Qualification.
Prior Learning Recognition - Got Diploma | Bcom | Bcompt | MBA or other?
Yes, you Qualify! If you have a relevant degree or qualification but this is only granted at ACCA’s discretion once you are a registered ACCA student and not before. To follow this route, you need to register as an ACCA student on ACCAGlobal website, pay the required registration fee (which you can also pay through CharterQuest as a separate remittance fee and we pay ACCA on your behalf) and then submit your qualification documents required by ACCA for the exemptions process.
NB: Colleges are not authorised to evaluate qualifications and/or grant exemption advice. Only ACCA has this discretion.
More info? Click here to visit the ACCA Exemption Calculator to help you find out if the qualification you have studied gets you exemptions.
Where do I start?
STEP 1 - Minimum entry requirements
There are various entry points into the ACCA qualification, depending on your previous academic qualifications as listed above.
Relevant degree holders from ACCA accredited institutions may be exempted from up to nine exams within the Fundamentals level and may even register directly at the Professional level. Degrees with some relevance may also qualify for exemptions. Visit the ACCA website to check what exemptions you may be eligible to claim.
STEP 2 - Check your exemptions
The number of exemptions you can claim will depend on your previous qualifications and how closely it matches the content of the ACCA syllabus.
No exemptions are available from the Professional level. Visit the ACCA website to check what exemptions you may be eligible to claim.
For a detailed guide on how to check your exemptions, click here.
STEP 3 - Register as ACCA Student
How do I register to become a ACCA student and to take exams?
It’s very easy! To register as a ACCA student first time, simply click here, review the content and follow the instructions.
ACCA CBEs (FIA & AB, FA, and MA) are available on Demand at our Sandton & Pretoria Campus. Get more info here on exam fees & schedules. Fundamentals Skills (PM, TX, FR & FM) CBEs can only be booked directly via myACCA and be taken at specified ACCA exam venues.
STEP 4 - Choose A CQ Study Option
What study options are available to study with CharterQuest?
You can study your CIMA with us parttime, fulltime, evening, weekend or home study as defined in our study options section. Please also review our fees & timetables section.
STEP 5 - Enrol with CharterQuest
How do I enrol with CharterQuest?
Once you have confirmed your study option and the semester you wish to begin your studies (even if you are yet to fulfill Step 3 above) you can start by getting a free quotation or doing a direct enrolment by clicking below.
Study ACCA Part-Time
2 Semesters with Classes Starting Every February & August!
Our ACCA classes are structured over 2 intakes which are February and August, preparing you for all 4 ACCA exam sittings ; March, June, September & December!
February intake classes start between February/early March, finishing by end of May and giving you an option to sit for June Exams or wait for September exams.
August Intake classes start between August/early September, finishing by end of November and giving you an option to sit for December exams or wait for March exams the next year.
See below our 3 Study Options for ACCA Subjects:
TUITION & EXAM PREPARATION PACKAGE
Includes contact time and 1st Time Pass Guarantee!
EXAM PREPARATION ONLY PACKAGE
Limited contact time and Excludes 1st Time Pass Guarantee!
HOME STUDY PACKAGE DISTANCE/ONLINE
Excludes contact time and 1st Time Pass Guarantee!
Fees & Study Options Benefits
Fees per Module by Study Option
*Combo deals or discounts up to 30% only applicable to self-sponsored students.
TEPP - Daytime fees per module are R8,900 and this fee cannot be discounted or be part of a combo!
SBL TUITION METHODOLOGY
Our SBL course is designed around 3 phases below:
1. Pre-reading Phase
This phase starts upon enrolling for the course and receiving our pre-reading materials. The goal of this phase is to help you become familiar with 5 selected case studies (from Past SBL Exams) to help apply the requisite exam competencies during the tuition phase (phase 2).
The 5 case studies include:
Railco (& Model Answer)
Cofold Construction (& Model Answer)
SmartWear (& Model Answer)
HiLite’ hotels (HiLite) (& Model Answer)
Machine Shop (& Model Answer)
You will also receive the Kaplan SBL Study Text & Kaplan SBL Integrated Workbook/Slides for your preview, focusing on ACCA's definition of 'Ethics & Professional' skills to be honed during the tuition phase: Communication | Commercial Acumen | Analysis | Scepticism | Evaluation.
You will need to come very prepared to benefit most from the course!
2. Tuition Phase
4 contact weekend sessions (7hrs * 4 = 28 hours).
During this phase, we use the 5 case studies reviewed during the pre-reading phase, to teach the full SBL syllabus at a very high level as required to succeed at the final exam. The 5 case studies combined, have been written to be of immediate relevance in teaching the 9 core SBL examinable competencies: leadership; governance; strategy; risk; technology and data analytics; organisational control and audit; finance in planning and decision-making; innovation, performance, excellence and change management).
3. Exam Preparation (Revision Phase)
This phase also comprises of 4 contact weekend sessions (28 hours) coupled with a number of non-contact sessions directed by CharterQuest. It starts with a Progress Test, designed to assess your integrative, broad and high-level understanding of the 9 core SBL examinable competencies, whilst introducing the ACCA’s SBL marking grid (technical versus professional skills).
The focus of this phase is to build your exam techniques, by attempting a series of mock exams -and debriefing the model answers, with a determined focus on the exam marking grid. We delve deeper into how to earn 'technical marks versus professional marks', how to build an answer, and sharing with you insights from several webinars held with the chief examiners of the new SBL module in relation to how marks are earned and allocated.
2020 Timetables now Available (Enrolments Open).
Courses Available At Each Campus:
Intakes: Semester 1 (Feb - May) and Semester 2 (August to November). (Select below to get timetable)
Frequently Asked Questions
About the ACCA Qualification
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.
Why Study ACCA?
ACCA is the global body for professional accountants. It aims to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. They also help businesses to grow by developing their finance capability and enhancing their brand reputation. Kindly see below Key points of Studying ACCA:
GLOBAL ACCA is globally recognised which means opportunities around the world. And our unrivalled network of 91 offices means that you’ll get local support where you need it.
The qualifications provide you with the fundamental skills all accountants should master and required by employers before specialising in the area relevant to your employment.
RESPECTED the ACCA qualification has been around for over 100 years and have a reputation for developing ethical finance professionals with the skills and knowledge to grow businesses.
FLEXIBLE You can study full-time or part-time, through face-to-face tuition or distance learning. We give you the flexibility to choose the right study options for your situation.
OPPORTUNITY The breadth of the syllabus means that you will have skills to work across a range of sectors including corporate, practice, public and financial services, creating more career opportunities.
How long does it take to complete the ACCA qualification
How is the ACCA qualification structured?
- The ACCA qualification is divided into two levels both Fundamentals and Professional level where the Fundamentals introduce you to both financial and management accounting techniques and cover the main technical areas that all accountants are expected to master.
- At the Professional level you build on that knowledge and explore advanced skills and techniques. For further information , click here
CharterQuest ACCA Tuition Provider
Is CharterQuest registered with the department of education?
We are a SAQA/FASSET-registered and accredited college that works with and is approved by ACCA to provide structured tuition and practical work experience in South Africa for these qualifications. Please refer to the About Us page for more information.
What are the benefits of enrolling with CharterQuest?
How good are CharterQuest lecturers?
We have award-winning ACCA qualified tutors who teach exclusively. Click here to find out more about our lecturers.
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FAQs on Registration & Enrolment
Do I meet the minimum entry requirements?
There’s no specific requirement needed to start ACCA, if you have no formal qualifications, you can begin the ACCA qualification by enrolling at the Foundations In Accountancy level. For more information , click here.
FAQs on Exemptions
I currently hold other relevant professional qualification. Can I get
Yes definitely! If you have completed your bachelors, masters or hold a qualification from other bodies, then you will be entitled for exemptions. To check how many exemptions you can claim, please click on the link below and enter your institute name. Follow the steps thereafter to find out your exemptions. However, please note that until you are registered with ACCA as a student, the exemptions will not be finalized or reflected on your account. www.accaglobal.com/exemptions
NB: Colleges are not authorised to evaluate qualifications and/or grant exemption advice. Only ACCA has this discretion.
How do I register to become the ACCA student and to take exams?
FAQs on Course Fees & Timetables
Does CharterQuest have payment option plan or the fee balance needs to be settled in a specific period of time?
FAQs on Exams & CharterQuest
What are the ACCA CBE exams? Why should I take them?
Can I take the ACCA qualification exams in any order?
How do I book ACCA exam and where do I do the payment?
FAQs on Bookstores/CharterBooks
I would like to purchase study materials please send me a quote or Invoice?
FAQs on International Students
I am an international student and would lie to study ACCA please provide me with all necessary information that will be required from me so that I can be registered.
Kindly click here for all the necessary steps on how to go about registering with CharterQuest and information you will need to know about our international students.