The application process commences in June each year (one year before graduation).
The training contract commences in September the following year.
The application process commences one year before graduation.
The application process and interviews commence as of 1 June each year. It is highly recommended that candidates apply the earliest time possible as this scheme is very competitive.
As part of your training contract, the following expenses are fully covered by PwC:
In addition to the above, you will get:
You will also enjoy benefits, such as:
The ACCA examinations are divided into 3 levels:
This level includes 3 examinations, which provide you with a broad introduction to the world of finance and develop your essential understanding and techniques in accounting:
This level includes 6 examinations, which develop strong, broad and practical finance skills required of future strategic professional accountant in any sector or industry:
This level includes 4 examinations. It assesses the more advanced and sophisticated techniques that a professional needs, in order to specialise in specific areas at work. This level is also divided into 2 modules:
(a) The Essentials module
(b) The Options module (2 examinations must be completed out of the 4 options)
For more information regarding the ACCA examinations, please visit the ACCA website
Trainees are eligible to apply for a maximum of 9 exemptions at the Applied Knowledge & Applied Skills levels from the ACCA examinations, if they provide evidence that the learning outcomes have been met as part of their academic or professional studies.
For more information regarding exemptions, please visit the ACCA website where you can find out how many exemptions you can obtain with your university degree.
All examinations are held in Cyprus.
ACCA trainees attend afternoon courses (i.e. 18:00 – 21:00) and/or weekend courses and/or blended courses (combination of online study and classroom courses).
In order to obtain the ACCA membership, you must successfully complete the following:
3. Ethics and Professional Skills Module
You are required to complete the Ethics and Professional Skills module, which gives you exposure to a range of ethical perspectives and includes several self-tests.
- Be an undergraduate university student, in any field of study
- Expect to graduate from university with a minimum grade as follows:
University of Cyprus 7,5/10
Other local universities 3,33/4
Greek universities 7,5/10
UK universities 2:1 (i.e. 60-69%)
USA universities 3,33/4