ICAEW stands for the 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 an ICAEW Chartered Accountant, here are five highlights:

A global career

The ACA qualification is internationally recognised. Our members work in 154 countries and ICAEW is the founding partner of Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW). This is a chance to take your career to places you may not expect.

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 £51k 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 business decisions and strategies across all types of organisations. From charities to sports brands – you’ll find the employer that’s right for you.

Chartered Accountancy with ICAEW is a dynamic and rewarding career. 90% of students qualify as ICAEW Chartered Accountants within four years or less. Once qualified, students will join a prestigious network of 150,000 ICAEW members, gaining industry insight, support and advice throughout their career.



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