Preparatory Course for CPA Program

Kaplan Singapore

Course introduction

Introduction to CPA Program

CPA Australia is one of the world’s leading professional accountancy organisations with more than 160,000 members in 118 countries. A large number of CPA Australia members hold senior leadership roles, and a large proportion of these operate at CEO or CFO level – or in business owner roles.

The CPA (Certified Practising Accountant) designation is recognised throughout the world and denotes a combination of strategic business skill and leadership as well as technical rigour. It represents a soundness in depth, breadth and quality of knowledge in accounting and finance. The CPA Program is a rigorous, educational and experienced program, comprising education segments and integrated workplace learning.

For more information on the CPA Program and gaining the CPA designation, visit

Course Pre-Requisites

For both part-time and full-time study, the Minimum Entry Requirements are:

Minimum Age: 18

Academic Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (Applicants in their final year of a bachelor degree course at the time of application will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The final admissions decision to a programme rests with CPA Australia.)

Language Proficiency: IELTS 5.5 and above or equivalent

To use the CPA Australia designation, a member must:

  • Complete a degree or a postgraduate award recognised by CPA Australia
  • Complete the CPA programme, a comprehensive postgraduate professional study programme
  • Complete three years of supervised or mentored experience in Finance, Accounting or Business
  • Undertake CPD activities each year
  • Comply with the strict code of conduct set by CPA Australia

Candidates have to visit for the assessment pathway test to determine your entry point to the CPA Program.

Course Outline

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