Professional Accreditation# (Postgraduate Programmes)

Graduates from our postgraduate programmes are recognised by the following major professional associations.

Programme HKICPA ACCA CPA Australia HKICS ICSA
Master of Arts in International Accounting (MAIA) Accredited accountancy degree for the HKICPA's Enhanced Qualification Programme, subject to the meeting the following conditions:

1.  A pass in the seven core courses of the Programme.

‚Äč2.  Must take Auditing (AC6541) and Law Relating to Business and Companies (LW5962) as elective courses

3.  Must have studied and passed in previous degree subjects on basic business knowledge, including basic accounting, economics, management, marketing and statistics (or quantitative methods).

Up to 5 papers from the ACCA's professional examination scheme      
Master of Science in Professional Accounting and Corporate Governance (MScPACG) Accredited accountancy degree for the HKICPA's Enhanced Qualification Programme.  Up to 9 papers from the ACCA's professional examination scheme CPA Australia has accredited the Master of Science in Professional Accounting and Corporate Governance since 2015. Corporate Governance stream graduates may enjoy full exemption from the professional examinations of HKICS and ICSA upon graduation from the programme and fulfill the requirements of HKICS.
Abbreviations
ACCA Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
CPA Australia CPA Australia
ICSA Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
HKICS Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries
HKICPA Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants


# Subject to periodic review by respective professional bodies