What do the changes mean for me?

ACCA Qualification – the future introduces a redesigned Professional level and a new Ethics and Professional Skills module. The result will be professional accountants equipped with the unique blend of skills needed to hit the ground running and add immediate value to their employers.

What do the changes mean for me?

Whether you're a student, employer or Education Provider, you may be asking ‘What do these changes mean for me?’ This section is designed to help answer all your questions.

What additional benefits can I expect?

The world needs ACCA professional accountants. ACCA Qualification – the future is an innovation that ensures that only we develop the professional accountants with the ability to thrive in a world of constant technological change and growing globalisation – in a way that no other accountancy body can or does.

The benefits of these innovative changes

With the introduction of Strategic Professional, we’re setting a new standard by fully integrating deep and broad technical expertise with ethics and professional skills. And because every element has a real-world focus, students will be prepared to handle the challenges of the workplace immediately. 

Don’t delay your ACCA journey – register now

If you want to join us as a student, there’s no need to wait until September 2018 to register. You can start your journey now – your progress will not be affected by the changes.

You’ll have access to a range of learning support tools and resources. We want you to be successful in your exams, so we’ll continue to provide world-class study support through a number of different channels.

Register now as an ACCA student

What you need to know

We've produced a publication that summarises the changes and innovations, how they affect you and the key dates from now until September 2018.