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Entry Requirements

Three passes at the G. C. E. Advanced Level Examination together with a Pass in English Language and Mathematics at the G.C.E. O/L Examination

A candidate who has one of the following qualifications also can register as a Student.

  1. A relevant Degree of a University o0f Sri Lanka or any other University approved by the council of the Institute.
  2. Membership of the Sri Lanka Government Accountants Service.
  3. Final Examination of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators, U.K.
  4. Final Examinations of the Institute of Financial Accountants, U.K.
  5. Final Examination of the Association of the International Accountants, U.K.
  6. Final Examination of the Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka or London.
  7. Final Examination of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
  8. Foundation Examination /CAB 1 of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka.
  9. Part qualification of professional, university, vocational and other qualifications will be considered on a case by case basis.
  10. AAT Level II(Accounting Analyst – AA2).
  11. Final examination of the International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB).
  12. A candidate who has passed any of the examinations indicated in the "Exemption Policy" is eligible to register as a Student.
  13. Candidates who do not have credit passes in English and Mathematics at the G. C. E. O/L but have secured subject passes in Business Communication and Business Mathematics in another Professional or University examination will be eligible to register as a student provided other entry requirements are met.
  14. Final Examination of CCA of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (CMA)  

Mature Entry
Those in employment and over 18 years of age with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in an Accounting environment, together with a recommendation from the employer will be considered for registration under Mature Entry.