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The Australian National University

Professional organisations & accreditation

The degrees offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics are accredited by a number of independent organisations. For further information on the accreditation and membership, please contact the relevant organisation by following the links below.

Australian Computer Society (ACS)

The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is the recognised association for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) professionals, attracting a large and active membership from all levels of the ICT industry.

CPA Australia

CPA Australia is one of the world's largest accounting bodies with a membership of more than 129,000 finance, accounting and business professionals across the globe.

Actuaries Institute Australia

The Actuaries Institute Australia is the sole professional body for actuaries in Australia. It is the public face of a learned profession, which represents the interests of its members within Government, the business community and the general public.

To meet Part I of the professional requirements of the Actuaries Institute you must complete eight Core Technical (CT) subjects that correspond with 15 ANU courses which are accredited by the Institute. An average grade of 60 per cent must be achieved across the ANU courses corresponding with each CT subject in order to be recommended for the Part I exemptions. Part II requirements of the Institute can be met by an additional fourth year of study in the College, usually in the form of an honours year.

Find out more information on the ANU Part I exemption policy.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (CA) 

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (ICAA) is the professional body representing Chartered Accountants inAustralia. They represent over 50,000 Chartered Accountants and 12,000 of Australia's accounting graduates who are currently enrolled their post-graduate program.

The Institute of Public Accountants (IPA)

The Institute of Public Accountants members are recognised widely in government legislation nationally and have access to a range of tailored services.

The Association of International Accountants (AIA)

The Association of International Accountants was founded in the UK in 1928 as a professional accountancy body and from conception has promoted the concept of 'international accounting' to create a global network of accountants in over 85 countries worldwide.

Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA)

CFA Institute is a global association of investment professionals, which more than 100,000 members in 135 countries and territories.

Updated: 16 August 2013 /Responsible Officer: Dean, Business & Economics /Page Contact: College Web Team