This is the most sought after qualification that prepares staff that provides vital support to the work of middle management accounting officers. It is also a stepping stone to the Chartered Accountant (CA) qualification. A holder of this qualification is eligible to register with Malawi Accountants Board (MAB) as a Diplomate member after completing the required practical training.
It has 12 papers assessed through three hour written examinations.
Has a flexible method of study. Candidates are allowed a maximum of 10 years to complete the programme.
The following are the minimum entry requirements;
- The Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) or equivalent with credit passes in English and Mathematics.
- Certificate in Financial Accounting (CIFA).