ACCA Programme

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Accredited Tuition and Exam Centre

Summary   |   Description  |   Objectives   |   Opportunities   |   Requirements   |   Qualification

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Course Summary

Time: 6 semesters (2 years)
Study Mode: Full Time & Part Time
Intakes: January and July
Exams: March, June, September & December
Admission Requirements: KCSE C

Tuition Fee: KShs. 22,000 per unit
Registration Fee: £89 (One Time)
Subscription Fee: £116 (Annually)
Registration and Subscription Fee payable directly to ACCA

Programme Description

Association of Chartered Certified Accounts (ACCA) is globally recognized for equipping students with the ability to thrive in dynamic business environments. This qualification will get you on the same path to mastery.  Become seasoned in taxation, financial management, business law and other related areas through study on the ACCA Programme. Your tutors at INtel College will ensure you receive excellent tuition and support through each unit.  

Programme Objectives

Expose learners to general areas in Corporate Reporting, Financial Management, Management Accounting, Taxation and Auditing.

Equip learners with accounting knowledge, skills and understanding required for the modern workplace, as well as career progression.

Career Opportunities

Accounting Manager

Forensic Accountant

Financial Analyst

Fund Manager

Tax Consultant

Financial Forensics Analyst

Business Analyst & Valuer

Financial Controller

Admission Requirements

Requirement 1

For Foundation Level:
KCSE C- and C-(Minus) in Mathematics and English
KCSE C+ with C (Plain) in English and Mathematics

Requirement 2

ICT Proficiency - ICDL or any other proof of basic computer literacy

Qualification for the award

In order to become a qualified Chartered Certified Accountant and use the designator letters “ACCA” after your name you need to complete:
• 13 exams (unless exemptions claimed).
• Three-years’ relevant practical experience requirements – can be completed simultaneously while appearing for exams or after having qualified all exams.
• An Ethics and Professional Skills module – ideally best completed along with the Strategic Business Leader (SBL) unit.

Course Modules

For Students with a grade lower than C + (Plus)

Minimum Entry Requirement KCSE C- or equivalent

Foundation Diploma in Accounting and Business
(TVETA Accredited)
  • Recording Financial Transactions (FA1)
  • Management Information (MA1)
  • Maintaining Financial Records (FA2)
  • Managing Cost and Finance (MA2)
  • Business and Technology (BT)
  • Management Accounting (FMA)
  • Financial Accounting (FFA)

After completion of the above bridging courses, a student shall proceed to study the modules below for full qualification.

For Students with a minimum grade of C+ (Plus)

Minimum Entry Requirement KCSE C+ (Plus) or equivalent

Applied Knowledge
    • Business  & Technology (BT)
    • Management Accounting (MA)
    • Financial Accounting (FA)
Applied Skills
  • Corporate and Business Law (CL)
  • Performance Management (PM)
  • Taxation (TX)
  • Financial Reporting (FR)
  • Auidit and Assurance (AA)
  • Financial Management (FM)

OPTIONAL: BSc. in Applied Accounting: Oxford Brookes University

Strategic Professional Essentials

Core Units (ALL are Compulsory)

  • Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)
  • Strategic Business Leader (SBL)

Optional Units (Pick Two)

  • Advanced Financial Management (AFM)
  • Advanced Performance Management (APM)
  • Advanced Taxation (ATX)
  • Advanced Audit and Assurance (AAA)

OPTIONAL: MSc. in Professional Accountancy: University of London


Applied Skills and Strategic Professional Exams are done in March, June, September and December

Foundation Diploma and Applied Knowledge (on-demand computer based) Exams can be done at anytime on request

Course Duration and Timetable

Two (2) academic years which is equivalent to six (6) semesters

Full Time:

Monday to Friday:
08:30 am – 10:30 am
11:00 am – 01:00 pm


Part Time:

Monday to Friday:
05:30 pm – 08:00 pm

08:30 am – 10:30 am
11:00 am – 01:00 pm

Course Fees

Admission Fee:KShs. 10,000One Time
ACCA Registration Fee:£89*One Time
ACCA Subscription Fee:£116*Annually
Foundation Diploma
Tuition Fee:KShs. 22,000Per Unit
Exam Fee: KShs. 13,700*Per Unit**
Applied Knowledge
Tuition Fee:KShs. 22,000Per Unit
Exam Fee: KShs. 14,700*Per Unit**
Applied Skills
Tuition Fee:KShs. 22,000Per Unit
Exam Fee: KShs. 15,800*Per Unit**
Strategic Professional Essentials
Tuition Fee:KShs. 30,000Per Unit
Study Text Included
* Fees Payable to ACCA
** Fees changeable by ACCA

Fees payable to ACCA

There are 3 categories of fees payable to ACCA:

Registration or Re-registration fees: Payable when you initially register with ACCA or if your registration lapsed and you wish to re-activate it. Your registration will not lapse if you pay the annual subscription.

Annual Subscription: An annual amount that becomes payable on the 1st of January each year. This amount maintains your registration with ACCA.

Applied Skills and Strategic Professional level Exam / Exemption Fees: This amount is payable when you plan on sitting for an exam in a particular attempt. Although there is a standard fee per exam, there is an early bird discounted fee and a late exam entry fee option too. A fee is also payable if you are claiming exemptions.

Admission Process

Step 1
Complete the online admission form via the button below
Step 2
Attach certified copies of academic credentials, two (2) passport size photos and proof of identification (National ID or Passport)
Step 3
Pay Admission Fee of KShs 10,000/- by MPesa Paybill or cheque payment direct to the college account. Account details to be provided on request
Step 4
Submit the above items to INtel College

Register or Enquire

Why INtel?

INtel courses offer students and working professionals solid, international qualifications that help them stand out in any modern business context.

At INtel College, everything you learn can and will be applied to the context around you. You will have opportunities to put your principles to practice in an ecosystem designed to challenge and stimulate. 

Our approach combines local context with an international accreditation that is applicable to any job market. Think beyond the textbook and four classroom walls. We will help refine your goals and career path as you go deeper into your chosen field. 

That’s not all. The peaceful and pleasant environment on campus provides the perfect backdrop to your student journey.

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