Students who are looking to pursue a successful accounting and finance career, can register with the highly reputed Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Accounting offered by the country’s foremost professional body, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka).
Students who have successfully completed the London Advanced Level (Edexcel/Cambridge) examinations or local GCE Advanced Level with three passes can register for the degree programme. Additionally, professionals who are employed and have fulfilled the basic entry requirements can also follow the degree programme on a part time basis. Students with pending A/L results too can register for the degree.
The BSc. Applied Accounting degree offered by CA Sri Lanka is approved by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka and is equivalent to the degrees offered by the state universities.
The BSc. Applied Accounting degree is designed to impart quality academic education specific to the existing and emerging requirement of the financial sector and has been developed with the objective of creating employable graduates with the required skills, competencies and industry knowledge to fulfill a successful accounting career, both in Sri Lanka and outside of Sri Lanka.
Meanwhile, the students who follow CA Sri Lanka degree also have the added advantage of interning for a period of one year with leading companies in the country.
The internship and skills development component help students reach their full potential as they pursue their training at prestigious firms in the country, while also gaining sufficient practical exposure in technical areas and professional skills.
Within a short span of time, the CA Sri Lanka degree has become a popular choice among local and foreign students who are pursuing higher studies in line with accounting and finance. The degree has also been internationally accredited from highly respected accounting organisations such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and CPA Australia, while leading Australian universities; Deakin and La Trobe offer transfer opportunities to students following the CA Sri Lanka Applied Accounting degree.
Students who complete the degree programme successfully have an added advantage of securing a successful career locally and overseas, in the financial management and accountancy sphere, and in non-government and government sectors, apart from the private sector.
The degree from CA Sri Lanka is also a value addition when migrating, and when applying for Permanent Residency overseas and for work visa. The BSc. Programme also guarantees a successful career in countries including in the Middle East and Australia.