ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business

The ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business is a prestigious award under the Foundations in Accountancy range of qualifications. You can take this qualification without any prior qualifications.

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Mr. Menega Meinerts
Junior Lecturer: ACCA | CIMA
Ms. Lovelyn Takang
Junior Lecturer - ACCA | CIMA
Mr. Joseph K Kamau
Training Coordinator- ACCA|CIMA | MICT


10 Sherwell Street, Cnr Moseley Street, Doornfontein, Johannesburg South Africa   View map

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Course Summary

SAQA ID: 63550
Duration: 1 Year part-time or 6 Months Full-time
Exams: 2 Hour Computer Based Assessments (3 Modules)

About the Programme:

  • Founded in 1904, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants is the global professional accounting body offering the Chartered Certified Accountant qualification to over 188,000 members in 178 countries.
  • The ACCA Diploma course has 3 Modules and Online Foundations in Professionalism Paper; you can undertake these modules in any way you want. Exams are by Computer Based Examination and are on Demand.
  • The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants provides the syllabus and the examination.  Certification is done by ACCA which is a QAP-Quality Assurance Partner of FASSET Seta.

NB: If you would like to undertake the full ACCA programme without undergoing the FIA route, you need to have South African Senior Certificate with 5 subjects including passes in Maths and English.

Course Progression:

  ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business
  ACCA Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business
  ACCA Professional Scheme
  CIMA Strategic Level (NQF Level

Who is this course intended for?

  • Accountants who do not have any formal qualifications
  • School Leavers who want to cut a career in Management Accounting
  • Accounting Practitioners
  • Management Accountants
  • Book Keepers aspiring to become Chartered Management Accountants
  • Internal Auditors
  • Tax Practitioners
  • Finance Directors
  • Anyone who have strong numerical (mathematics) skills and would like to have a progression in accounting field

Minimum Course Requirements:

  • ACCA does not have any minimum requirements for Foundations in Accountancy Qualifications except good command of English and Numeracy.
  • We expect the learner to have a minimum of Grade 12 level of education and passes in English and Mathematics or Equivalent
  • Degree and Diploma Holders from Accredited Higher Learning institutions may gain exemptions. Please request for more information.


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ACCA Diploma in Accounting & Business

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* South African Citizens, Permanent Residents, Foreign Work / Business / Residence Visa Holders/ Refugees/ Asylum Seekers Permit Holders.

Tuition & Study Materials for International Students **

Application Fee (Once Off) R   1000.00
6 Modules Tuition x R11700: R 70200.00
Total Tuition Fees R 71200.00

**Any one applying for Study Visa. Fees exclude accommodation and personal living expenses.

For Total ACCA Fees Inclusive, please request a quote

Course Delivery:

Delivery Description
On Campus: Full-time: Monday-Friday 3 days per week

Part-time Evenings: 5.00pm-6.30pm

Saturdays: 8.00am-5.00pm

Course Dates: 1st Trimester: Feb-May  Exams: Jun

2nd Trimester: May-Aug Exams: Sep

3rd Trimester: Aug-Nov  Exams: Dec

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What will I Learn?

The ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business has 3 modules. You can undertake them in any order. Exams are available any time you are ready throughout the year.

Code Module
F1/FAB Accountant in Business
F2/FMA Management Accounting
F3/FFA Financial Accounting
Online Foundations in Ethics and Professionalism*

Why Johannesburg Polytechnic?

  • Face to Face Tuition Support (for On Campus and

On Company Site*) *Terms and Conditions Apply

  • Email and Telephonic Support (For Home Study)
  • Continuous Assessments Marked and Feedback given
  • 2 Interim Examinations per module
  • 1 Mock Examination per module (2 weeks before exam)

What next?

Read the course brochure and decide whether this course is right for you.

  • Register with ACCA as a student online:  you can also request us to assist you with the registration. Registration fee will be required while registering, please have a VISA or MasterCard.
  • Select the modules you want to undertake, you can take8 modules per year.
  • Fill in the Application Form for Tuition.
  • Email back to us on:
  • Attach a copy of ID/Passport/Refugee or Asylum Seekers Permit
  • Send us R1000.00 Registration fee
  • 1 Passport size photo for you student card
  • Once we receive the documents:
  • We will Invoice you with the amount for the course. You have the option of paying it:
    • In full –All the amount for the courses / Modules you have selected
    • In three 3 Installments: 40% of the Fees on registration, 3 by 20% installments of the remainder on the 1st of every month for the next 3 Months
  • Examinations will be done on demand (when you are finished with each module).
  • Please read the rules and regulations of the college on Fees.

Need more information?

Feel free to call us today on 081 557 6375 or call ACCA South Africa:

ACCA South Africa 1st Floor

18 Hurlingham Road, Illovo 2196

Share Call Number: 0860 02 10 10 (South Africa Only)

Tel: +44 (0)141 582 2000 Tel: +27 11 459 1905

Fax: +27 11 268 6374

ACCA Connect: 0860021010