The Foundation in Accountancy (FIA), awarded by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is a highly regarded and recognised introductory qualification for anyone seeking a career in accountancy and finance. The diploma is natural entry route into further specialisations like the Advanced ACCA diploma and the full ACCA qualification.
Why FIA at Sunway College Kuching?
A Parents – Lecturers’ Day is held once every semester. On this day, parents are able to discuss with lecturers the progress of the students. To date, the response has been positive, fostering good rapport between parents, students and lecturers.
Time Frame for Completion of Studies
Most students graduate in one year.
The 7 papers are computer-based exams. Exams for optional papers are paper-based. The students who attempt the computer-based exams are able to obtain their results immediately upon completion of the examinations. Paper-based exam results will be released within 2 – 3 months.
Progression to ACCA
FIA graduates attempting to pursue the ACCA qualification are granted exemption from the Knowledge Module (3 papers) and thus may progress directly to the Skills Module (6 papers).
FIA graduates will be able to support Accounting and Finance functions in any type of business, both locally and internationally.
|Introductory Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting * *|
|FA1||Recording Financial Transactions|
|Intermediate Certificate in Financial and Management Accounting * *|
|FA2||Maintaining Financial Records|
|MA2||Managing Costs and Finance|
|Diploma in Accounting and Business * *|
|FBT||Business and Technology|
** indicates Additional certificates awarded by ACCA