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1 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT ASSOCIATE & FELLOW (CPA) Become a Certified Public Accountant CPA Admission s Open Now STEPS TO GET AHEAD IN YOUR CAREER Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP)

2 Sr. No.ParticularsPage No. 1 International Partners3 2 Vision4 3 Mission4 4 What is a Certified Public Accountant 5 5 What does a CPA do?5 6 Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP)6 7 Objects of the Institute6 8 Roll of CPA in Pakistan7 9 Examination9 10 Syllabus10 11 Fee Structure11 12 Contact us12 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP)

3 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) The Following are the international institutions who recognizes ICPAP’s qualification SR.COURSEPROFESSIONAL BODY 1ACPA IrelandInstitute of Certified Public Accountants of Ireland 2ACPA UKAssociation of Certified Public Accountants, UK. 3CPFAInstitute of Certified Forensic Accountants, Delaware, USA. 4CFCInstitute of Financial Consultants, Canada. 5CIATAssociation of Accounting Technicians, Canada. 6ACCEAAssociation of Certified Corporate Accountants, USA. 7ACISInstitute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan 8ACMA Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK 9ACPAAssociation of Certified Project Accountants USA 10ACTChartered Institute of Corporate Treasurers, USA 11ACFM Chartered Institute of Professional Financial Managers, USA 12LIFAInternational Research Association, UK 13APAInstitute of Professional Accountants (IPA) UK

4 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) To be the premier business qualification in Pakistan, comparable to the best in the world. To enhance the value ad distinctiveness of the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) qualification, to promote high standards of professional conduct and technical competence of members to safeguard public interest and to provide quality professional education and training thereby creating a competitive advantage for members.

5 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) The Certified Public Accountant (CPA) credential is the professional designation for management consultants, working executives, professional accountants, financial and corporate managers. The CPA certification provides distinction in today's economic climate and an expertise in business areas that are critical to the decision making process. The CPAs unique perspective is invaluable in business, public and government accounting which authenticates that you possess the skills and knowledge necessary to be an influential member of the management team. Companies throughout the country support the CPA program by hiring them and by encouraging their employees to become CPAs. The member’s list of CPA include individuals holding top management positions, and those aspiring to become the leaders of the next decade, in the field of financial accounting, management accounting, cost accounting and financial management. Regardless of where you are in your career or the size of your organization, the CPA provides an added dimension to your professional development.

6 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Today, the role of CPA is the most demanding in the Pakistan economic community in general and in the world in particular. The CPAs ability to provide the information necessary to determine and evaluate the past, present and future economic activities of organizations is vital in our changing business environment. CPAs apply their skills in Accounting, Auditing, Corporate Laws, Tax Laws, Personal Financial Planning, Management Policy, Management Information System, Computer Operations and other areas in Business, Industry, Government and Education.

7 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) was established as a non-profit organization under license of the Federal Government of Pakistan granted by Registrar Joint Stock Companies under Societies Registration Act of XXI of 1860 in June 1992 with the objective of imparting world class training in Accounting, Finance, Auditing, Management, Corporate and Tax Laws to students, working executives and professionals in Pakistan. The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) launched the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Program in 1994 with a state of the art course design and curriculum. Over the years, the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Program received overwhelming response from a wide cross section of students, professional and working executives. Currently there are 700 CPAs who successfully completed the CPA Program of ICPAP and received the CPA membership. Today the ICPAP is the leading voice of corporate accountants and financial executives. Members consist of professionals such as chief financial officers, chief executive officers, financial controllers and others in the field of corporate accounting and financial management. The ICPAP evaluates the credential of candidates, administers the examination, grants certificates and ensures that CPAs continue to meet the professional developments necessary to retain their certificates in good standing. The ICPAP functions under the overall guidance of the Board of Governors comprising of Certified Public Accountants/Chartered Accountants/Cost & Management Accountants, leading consultants, seniors officers, bankers and corporate executives. The ICPAP staff plans and implements the ICPAP activities within the framework of policies and procedures established by the Board of Governors. The Academic Council comprises of practitioners and distinguished academicians and other leading educational institutions. The ICPAP is accredited with a team of qualified and experienced professional staff and faculty members.

8 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) The Principle Objects of the Institute are:-  To advance the theory and practice of accountancy in its all aspects.  To recruit, educate, train and assess by means of examination or otherwise a body of members skilled in these areas.  To preserve at all times the professional independence of accountants in whatever capacities they may be serving.  To maintain high standards of practice and professional conduct by all its members. To do all such things as may advance the profession of accountancy in relation to public practice, industry, commerce, education and the public service

9 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Businesses today have diversified so much and are complex as they are challenging. Highly qualified business professional are needed to provide you with sound accounting and financial advice and assistance. CPAs play a critical role in providing the services and expertise needed to ensure business stay ahead of current trends in the competitive commercial world, whatever locally and internationally. CPAs uphold the motto “Service With Technical Excellence” in:- The practice side of the profession is undertaken by individuals or groups of individuals in partnership, auditing, analyzing the accounts, advising on information and financial structure and systems and agreeing taxation liabilities with Inland Revenue Department are major functions of most practicing firms of CPAs. The services provided by practicing firms of CPAs, however, are more extensive. Today, CPAs in public practice are expected to provide advices on corporate structure and finance. In fact they act as advisers on financial control procedures and to undertake financial advisory, liquidation and company reconstruction work. CPAs with their broad knowledge of taxation also advise on the taxation implications of business and projected investment decisions.

10 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) With the advent of the age of Information Technology, companies of all sizes are increasingly reliant on computers. It is to their accountants that management very often seek their advice on the use of computers for information management purposes. In the face of growing complexity, change and competition, businessmen need expert financial advice. Financial services have therefore, become a major growth areas, and is also one in which many CPAs are serving. The need for financial services is reflected in the greater demand for the specialization services of merchant banks and other similar financial services organizations. Clients of such services are advised on the merits of particular courses of action; on ways & means to raise finance on the best terms and on the optimum utilization of their existing assets. CPAs advice with their unique training and also expertise in financial accounting and analysis are particularly sought by financial institutions and are highly demanded in the financial services sector.

11 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) With their wide experience in finance and information systems and their training in the areas of analytical techniques, CPAs act as specialists in firms of management consultants. In fact, many firms of practicing CPAs today operate their own management consultancy divisions. These management consultants have undertaken assignments to provide specialist’s advice on such as business strategy, financial management, personnel administration, information technology, production planning, systems and financial control. The expansion in the responsibilities and financial commitments of government departments and public sector entities in the recent years has led to the growth in the number of appointments for qualified accountants. The increasing interest in the public sector in the area of financial management and control provides great opportunities for CPAs, undertaking appointments such as treasury accountants, finance officers, tax officers of government auditors.

12 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Faced with the competitive and volatile business conditions of the present time, modern industrial and commercial organizations are obliged to adopt new methods, skills and technology to maintain a competitive edge. To such organizations, the CPAs with their thorough knowledge and extensive exposure in financial affairs and business methods are invaluable assets. In industry or commerce & trade, CPAs occupy positions as financial controllers, management accountants, company secretaries or internal auditors. With a qualification which offers great career mobility, CPAs also branch out from the financial sphere into other fields within an organization. Their broad accountancy training enables CPAs to fill appointments in general management, production, sales and marketing.

13 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) The Institute confers professional membership upon persons who fulfill the prescribed conditions as to education qualifications and experience in management. On admission, Associate and Fellow Members are entitled to use the designatory letters of ACPA, FCPA respectively. Membership of the Institute carries high academic and professional status for those who qualify its examinations and admitted as members on fulfillment of the prescribed conditions.

14 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Examinations are held twice a year, i.e. June and December of every year. The candidates who hold a bachelor degree (14 years of education) in any of the disciplines i.e. B.Com, B.A, BBA, BSc, are eligible to apply in CPA program. The admissions are taken through out the year as CPA is a distance learning program. The registered candidates are provided with monthly news letters, assignments, past papers and course material during their semester. The exams are conducted twice a year in June and in December of every year in all major cities of Pakistan and different cities of Middle East Countries. For further detail, a copy of prospectus may be ordered by sending a demand draft/pay order for Rs.600/- in favour of ICPAP at the liaison office of the institute or visit our website at

15 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Course CodeCourse Name Module-1 (FUNDAMENTALS) S-101Business English and Communication S-102 Economic Analysis & Business Environment S-103Quantitative Methods and Technics Module-2 (KNOWLEDGE) K-201Financial Accounting K-202Cost and Management Accounting K-203Financial Management Module-3 (ESSENTIALS) E-301Mercantile Law E-302Audit and Assurance E-303 Information Technology Management, Audit & Control Module-4 (SKILLS) S-401Taxation Laws S-402Business Analysis and Decision Making S-403Financial and Corporate Reporting Module-5 (PROFESSIONAL) P-501Corporate Law and Governance P-502Advanced Performance Management P-503Advanced Management Accounting Course CodeCourse Name Module-6 (SPECIALIZATION) SP-601Advanced Taxation SP-602Advanced Auditing and Assurance SP-603Advanced Financial Management OR SP-611Forensic Accounting SP-612Fraud Investigation and Audit SP-613 Anti Money Laundering Measures and Business Ethics OR SP-621Capital Market and Financial Planning SP-622Advanced Risk Management SP-623Retail and Consumer Banking Operations OR SP-631Human Resource Accounting and Auditing SP-632Human Resource Management SP-633 Human Resource Planning and Development

16 CERTIFICATE IN PUBLIC ACCOUNTING Cert.PA KNOWLEDGE Financial Accounting Cost and Management Accounting Financial Management FUNDAMENTALS Business English and Communication Economic Analysis and Business Environment Quantitative Methods and Techniques Foundation Level MODUlE-2 MODUlE-1 POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC ACCOUNTING PGDPA SKILLS Taxation Laws Business Analysis and Decision Making Financial and Corporate Reporting ESSENTIALS Mercantile Law Audit and Assurance Information Technology Management, Audit & Control KNOWLEDGE Financial Accounting Cost and Management Accounting Financial Management FUNDAMENTALS Business English and Communication Economic Analysis and Business Environment Quantitative Methods and Techniques Operational Level MODUlE-4 MODUlE-3 MODUlE-2 MODUlE-1 CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING CPA SPECIALIZATION Advanced Taxation Advanced Auditing and Assurance Advanced Financial Management PROFESSIONAL Corporate Law and Governance Advanced Performance Management Advanced Management Accounting SKILLS Taxation Laws Business Analysis and Decision Making Financial and Corporate Reporting ESSENTIALS Mercantile Law Audit and Assurance Information Technology Management, Audit & Control KNOWLEDGE Financial Accounting Cost and Management Accounting Financial Management FUNDAMENTALS Business English and Communication Economic Analysis and Business Environment Quantitative Methods and Techniques Professional Level MODUlE-4 MODUlE-3 MODUlE-2 MODUlE-1 MODUlE-5 MODUlE-6 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP)

17 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Certificate in Public Accounting (Cert.PA) ParticularsNo. of Papers Pakistani Students No. of Papers Overseas Pakistani Students Non-Pakistani Students Rupees US $ Registration Fee19,500 21, , Total Registration Fee19,500 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Total Exemption/ Examination Fee6,000 9, Certificate Fee2, ,50020 Annual Subscription for Member1,500 Total4, G. Total29,500 34, Post Graduate Diploma in Public Accounting (PGDPA) Particulars No. of Papers Pakistani Students No. of Papers Overseas Pakistani Students Non Pakistani Students Rupees US $ Registration Fee19,500 21, Total Registration Fee19,500 21, Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Total Exemption/ Examination Fee12,000 18, ,50060 Diploma Fee2,500 Annual Subscription for Member1, ,00080 Total4,000 G. Total35,500 43,500640

18 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) ParticularsNo. of Papers Pakistani Students No. of Papers Overseas Pakistani Students Non- Pakistani Students Rupees US $ Registration Fee19,500 21, Total Registration Fee19,500 21, Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 34,50090 Module x 33, x 64,50090 Total Exemption/ Examination Fee 18,000 27, , ,50020 Membership Fee2,500 Annual Subscription for Member 1,500 4,00080 Total4,000 52, G. Total41,500 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) Subject to the prescribed bye-laws, rules and regulations, exemptions are offered from Institute’s examinations. The details exemptions can be viewed from our web: (Exemption Criteria Rules). Life Membership may be granted to the associate/ fellow members of the institute upon payment of Rs.15,000/- as Life Membership fee. Life members are not required to pay their annual subscription of Rs.1,500/-. *Note:- The fee once paid is not refundable

19 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) UNITED ARAB EMIRATES ABU-DHABI DUBAI Mr. Shafiq-Ur-Rehman Syed Imran Hasnain Jeffery Regional Coordinator Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Dubai, Ajman, United Arab Emirates Tel: Tel: Mob: Mob: SHARJAH Mr. Kashif AhmadMr. Muhammad Kamran Suleman Regional CoordinatorAdditional Regional Coordinator Sharjah-UAE Tel: Tel: Mob: Mob QATAR DOHA Mr. Rizwan AsgharMr. Hassan Jameel Regional CoordinatorAdditional Regional Coordinator Doha-QatarDoha-Qatar. Tel: Tel: Mob: CANADA AUSTRALIA & EAST TIMOR Mr. Muhammad Imran Mr. Aziz- ul-Haq Regional Coordinator ETT Group CFO 70 Belfield Road, Unit No 11, C/o Transglobal Marketing Pty Rexdale ON, Maw 1G3, Canada. NT Ltd. GPO Box # 3405 Tel: Darwin NT 0801 Australia Mob: Mob:

20 CAMBODIA PHNOM PENH Mr. Shafquat HussainProf. Dr. Yean Rithy Regional CoordinatorAdditional Regional Coordinator Phnom Penh Kingdom Of Cambodia Tel: Tel: Mob:Mob: SCOTLAND BAGHDAD – IRAQ & BAGRAM – AFGHANISTAN Mr. Thappuwarige Vishwajith Mr. Adnan Khan Yousaf Zai Regional Coordinator Bagram-Afghanistan & Baghdad-IRAQ Scotland, UK Tel: Tel: Mobile: Mob: AL-KHOBAR KSA KABUL – AFGHANISTAN Mr. Tahir SiddiqueMr. Arif Muhammad Regional Coordinator Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.Kabul-Afghanistan Tel: Tel: Mob: Mob: Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) JEDDAH KSA AL-RIYADH KSA Dr. Farooq Kamal Mr. Mohammad Ashraf Bajwa Regional Coordinator Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Tel: Tel: Mob: Mob: UNITED KINGDOM Muhammad Afzal Regional Coordinator 195 Grafton Rd., Dagenham, Essex, RM8 3QA, UK Tel: Fax:

21 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan (ICPAP) LAHOREKARACHI Mr. Umar Hayat Mr. Irfan Ahmad Shujrah Regional DirectorRegional Coordinator Lahore-PakistanKarachi-Pakistan Tel: Tel: Mob: Mob: SARGODHA/JHANG HYDERABAD, KHAIRPUR MIR's, & INTERIOR SINDH Mr. Muhammad Naveed Zafar Mr. Waqas Ali Regional Coordinator Sargodha/Jhang-PakistanHyderabad-Pakistan Tel: Mob :+92Mob: D.G. KHANMULTAN Mr. Muhammad Umar KhanMr. Amir Nawaz Regional Coordinator Dera Ghazi Khan-PakistanMultan-Pakistan Cell: Tel: Cell: Mob: QUETTA-BALUCHISTANBAHALWALPUR Mr. Jahangir KhanMr. Javaid Iqbal Ch Regional Coordinator Quetta-PakistanBahawalpur-Pakistan Tel:Tel: +92 Mob: Mob: MARDANABBOTTABAD Mr. Adnan Khan Yousafzai Mr.Muhammad Anees Khan Regional Coordinator Mardan - PakistanAbbotabad - Pakistan cell: Tel:

22 Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Pakistan Plot 13, Street 42, Sector F-8/1, Islamabad-Pakistan. Tel: Fax: Web: CPA-PAKISTAN


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