Accredited Degree Programmes
Students embarking on a career with Chartered Accountants Ireland must firstly clear their eligibility/exemption position. Eligibility/Exemption Application Forms are published each year and students can apply for exemptions anytime from 1 April to end of July. Chartered Accountants Ireland has exemption arrangements in place with the majority of third level institutions who run accounting /business programmes. These are listed in the table below.
Other Degree Programmes
The listed third level degree programmes are the principal feeder programmes for this institute and have been formally accredited for exemptions. If you are studying at a university or for a programme not listed here you may be entitled to claim exemption(s) depending on your degree (2.2 honours or better) and the modules passed. To make an application please provide the following details with your Eligibility/Exemption Application Forms ; Transcripts of Results for each year of study; Module descriptors for each relevant module; Sample examination papers.
With the exception of students who are awaiting results of repeat sittings of undergraduate programmes or external students, all students must apply for exemptions prior to enrolling on a course.
Post Graduate Programmes
We have also accredited a number of Post Graduate Programmes for exemption from our CA Proficiency 1 and CA Proficiency 2 programmes. Details of these recognised programmes are available here.
CAP2 Exemption Application Form
The CAP 2 Exemption Application can be found here.
Programme Accreditation Exemptions Overview
Details of the exemptions accredition process for third level instititions is available here.
Exemptions are subject to a time limit of ten years from undergraduate qualification.
If you have any queries on the application process please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 00 353 (1) 523 3929.