ACCA Foundation in Accountancy (FIA)

Previously known as Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)

Programme Description

Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) is also known as the ACCA Foundation in Accountancy (ACCA FIA), it is a course for those looking to pursue a career in the accounting and finance profession as well as aspiring graduates desiring to further their careers in the field of accountancy by obtaining a qualification awarded by ACCA, a globally recognised professional accountancy body.

Programme Approval Code


Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 5 SPM credits including Mathematics, and pass in English Language or
  • A pass in STPM, with a minimum of Grade C (GPA 2.0) in any subject or any equivalent qualification or
  • 5 Credits in UEC including Mathematics, and pass in English Language or
  • Other recognised qualification by the Ministry of Higher Education


  • RM 11,500 Tuition Fee + RM 1,500 Registration & Resources Fees

Payment mode for Tuition Fee by Semester, Half-yearly or Yearly only (except for Partnership)


  • Between 12 to 15 months

Language of Instruction


SubjectSubject Code
 1. Recording Financial TransactionsFA1
 2. Management InformationMA1
 3. Maintaining Financial RecordsFA2
 4. Managing Costs and FinancesMA2
 5. Foundation Business TechnologyFBT
 6. Management AccountingFMA
 7. Financial AccountingFFA
 8. Financial PlanningFP
 9. Audit Regulations and Professional EthicsAPE 
Total Subjects : 9
Total Units : 60
*All information is subject to change. The above module serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the college’s Admissions Department.

Awarding Institution

Elite International College

Next Education Pathway Bachelor Degree in Business or Management or any degree in business faculty

Career possibilities

  • Account Clerk
  • Account Assistant
  • Audit Assistant
September 5, 2021