ACA (CA)

CAMS

Established in 1994 with a vision of Quality Education at Every Level, CAMS is one of the leading institutions in Karachi which is honoring its commitment to educate and groom the youth of Pakistan to play their role in realizing the dream of Quaid’s Pakistan.

Chartered Accountancy from ICAP

Chartered Accountancy from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) is a rewarding career in various fields of business and finance, including financial reporting, audit, taxation, financial and general management. Chartered Accountants are largely engaged in public practice and private sector. They are also extremely successful entrepreneurs.

Schemes of Entry / Eligibility

The Institute provides entry to students from diverse disciplines i.e. Commerce, Science or Arts and from various educational levels such as Higher Secondary School Certificate / A Levels, Graduation and Post-Graduation.

There are two schemes of entry:

  • Full Time Studies Scheme
  • Trainee Scheme

Fulltime Study Scheme is for those students who have completed Intermediate (HSC), A’ Levels or equivalent qualifications. The minimum requirement for this entry route for various qualifications is as follows:

  • HSC – minimum 50% marks
  • A, Levels – minimum 2 passes

Trainee Scheme is designed for the undergraduate and post-graduate degree holders who want to pursue CA qualification of ICAP. 4 years degree holders from ‘Specified Degree Awarding Institutes’ are exempted from all 4 papers of Assessment of Fundamental Competencies (AFC). Whereas, degree holders from ‘Non Specified Institutes’ can claim exemptions from all or some AFC papers.

Students entering in to the profession through Trainee Scheme have the option of joining CA firms for the required training along with their studies for AFC and/or Certificate in Accounting and Finance (AFC).

  • The minimum entry requirement is 45% marks in respective degree

Further clarification of entry routs to quality as a Chartered Accountant.



Courses

To meet the market requirement, the CA scheme is transformed to 4 tiers. Completion of each level will not only allow a student to have a standalone certification but he/she will also be able to play a support or operational role.

Assessment of Fundamental Competencies (AFC)

  • Functional English (AFC-1)
  • Business Communication (AFC-2)
  • Quantitative Methods (AFC-3)
  • Introduction to Information Technology (AFC-4)

Certificate in Accounting and Finance (CAF)

  • Introduction to Accounting (CAF-1)
  • Introduction to Economics and Finance(CAF-2)
  • Business Law (CAF-3)
  • Business Management and Behavioral Studies (CAF-4)
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 1 (CAF-5)
  • Principal of Taxation (CAF-6)
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting 2 (CAF-7)
  • Cost and Management Accounting (CAF-8)
  • Audit and Assurance (CAF-9)

Certifified Finance and Accounting Professional (CFAP)

  • Advanced Accounting and Financial Reporting (CFAP-1)
  • Corporate Law (CFAP-2)
  • Business Management and Strategy (CFAP-3)
  • Business Finance Decisions (CFAP-4)
  • Advanced Taxation (CFAP-5)
  • Audit, Assurance and Related Services (CFAP-6)

Multi Subject Assessment (MSA)

  • Financial Reporting Professional Competence (MSA-1)
  • Audit Professional Competence (MSA-2)

Exemptions

In addition to exemptions to 2 or 4 year graduates, meritorious HSC and A ’Level students may claim exemptions from AFC papers on the basis of their grades in relevant papers for which they are seeking exemptions.

Stages Available exemption and conditions applicable
4 years Graduates from SDAI
4 years Graduates from non – SDAI
2 years Graduates from non – SDAI
HSSC
A – Levels
AFC Exemption from all papers of AFC

Without any other condition

Exemption from all papers of AFC

Minimum 65% marks in aggregate

80% marks or equivalent grades in
relevant subject

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subject
Exemption from all papers of AFC

Minimum 60% marks in aggregate

75% marks or equivalent grades in relevant subject

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subject
Exemption from all papers of AFC

Minimum 70% marks in aggregate

75% marks or equivalent grades in relevant subject

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subject
Exemption from all papers of AFC

Minimum two
B grades

B grade in relevant subject

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subject
CAF Exemption from all subjects of CAF

Minimum 75% marks or equivalent grades in relevant subjects

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subjects

Exemption from CAF-1 to 4

Minimum 65% marks in aggregate

80% marks or equivalent grades in relevant subject

Syllabus matches at least 70% with the prescribed syllabus of relevant subject

Note: SDAIs are degree awarding institutes recognized by the Institute on the basis of a pre-defined criteria and evaluation by the Institute. The degree courses of SDAIs are designed in close coordination with the Institute.

Admissions Contact Details:

We will be offering CA classes at PECHS and Bath Island, Clifton Campuses. Students can apply for admissions on the basis of their 1st year or AS Level results.

Admissions are in progress.

Class commencement:

  • Batch I 14th June 2014
  • Batch II 30th June 2014
  • Batch III 14th July 2014
  • Batch IV 9th Aug 2014

Scholarship / Financial Assistance

We offer merit/need based scholarships and financial assistance to students meeting the specified criteria.

  • 15% upfront discount is being offered on admissions till 15th June 2014
  • 10% – 25% Scholarship to students with 2A+B in AS Level or 70% marks in 1st year of HSC
  • Financial assistance is offered purely on need/basis after interview of parents and student

Contact Detail

Bath Island, Clifton Campus: PECHS Campus:
Ms. Monica Peter

109-B,Gulshan-e-Faisal

Bath Island, Clifton

Karachi

Tel: (9221) 35837108/9, 35876074/5

Ms. Sobia Saleem

Special Plot 1-B,

Block 2, PECHS

Karachi

Tel: (9221) 34523158 / 34538218