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The HKICPA Qualification Program (QP) is a comprehensive training programme that provides the knowledge and skills necessary to become a CPA. QP builds on an accounting degree and progresses to course work and examinations. Graduates of the MSAC program will be eligible to enroll into the HKICPA QP. Also studnets are required to fulfill the QP entry requirement of the following six basic subjects at undergraduate level:


The MSAC program will not admit students who missed more than two of the basic subjects/courses in the undergraduate study. Students will be charged an extra fee of HK$10,000 per course for taking the undergraduate basic courses.

Graduate of the MSAC program are eligible for direct entry to the HKICPA QP, provided that they have set and passed all the MSAC core courses and the prescribed elective course “ACCT 5220 – International Treasury Management”.

For other detail information about this accreditation, please click here.


Scholarship awarded by HKICPA

HKICPA scholarships were established to encourage accountancy studies and recognize academic excellence in accountancy at universities. For each academic year, the scholarship of HK$6,000 will be awarded to deserving candidates as recommended by the universities.

The scholarship recipients for undergraduate or postgraduate programmes of respective university should be a person of good character, possess outstanding performance in both academic studies and extra-curricular activities; and accept an undertaking that he/she will take the Institute's QP as the first professional accounting examination after graduation.


Other Accreditations

The MSAC program is already accredited by different professional bodies in accounting area which include:

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The MSAC program has been accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and exemptions will be granted to MSAC graduates for the following papers:


MSAC graduate can continue to complete the ACCA exam at professional level.

For further information, please search "Hong Kong" from the "Exemption Enquiry Form" of  ACCA website here.


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The graduates of MSAC program were being granted for the exemptions for the following papers and can direct entry to the exam of Professional level:


For further information, please click here.


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CIMA professional qualification comprises three pillars of domain knowledge divided into three levels of achievements. The pillars are enterprise, performance and financial, and the levels are operational, management and strategic.

The graduates of MSAC program were being granted for exemptions for at least 11 papers, including C01-C05 of certificate BA level and the following papers:


MSAC students can start with the “Management Case Study Exam” from Management Level.

* E3: Elective Module: MGMT 5480 Strategic Management in China
F3: Elective Module: FINA 5350 Strategic Finance & Value Creation