ICAEW stands for Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. But the organisation also stands for delivering unrivalled training, a globally recognised qualification and ongoing professional development. Out of the many benefits of being a chartered accountant, here are five highlights:

A global career

The ACA qualification is internationally recognised. Our members work in over 154 countries and ICAEW is the founding partner of Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW). This is
a chance to really make your career go places.

Training and support

Training agreements with our authorised employers offer practical work experience as well as studying and exams. We’ll help you with every step in your accounting journey and you’ll
receive industry leading training from your employer.

Earn while you learn

You will earn a salary while you work towards your ACA qualification. On average you can earn £49k 0-2 years’ after obtaining your ACA.

All degrees are accepted

You don’t need a business or financial degree to become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant. So secure good grades in what you have a passion for – all degrees are welcome.

Work in an industry you love

Chartered accountants shape the financial decisions and strategies across all types of
organisation from charities to sports brands you’ll find the right employer.

Becoming a chartered accountant is challenging, dynamic and exciting. With ICAEW you will take advantage of opportunities and training to ensure your career is rewarding and develops. Find out more about ICAEW.

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