ACCA Internship Programme 2013
The ACCA Singapore Internship Programme 2013 aims to provide ACCA students with the opportunity to:
- Gain much needed exposure and work experience in the accounting sector; both to build a foundation for a career and in preparing for membership with ACCA
- Put what they have learned into practice, and to gain a better understanding of the working environment, especially in the area of specialty that they are trained for
The 2013 programme will be administered by the ACCA Singapore office and supported by its vast network of ACCA Approved Employers (Gold and Platinum Approved) and ACCA Approved Learning Partners.
The internship will last for a period of 3 months, from January to March 2014. Student applications will open on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 and will close on Friday, 30 August 2013.
Students will have to undergo a rigorous selection process by both ACCA Singapore as well as their potential employers to qualify.
Who Can Apply?
This year's internship programme is open to BOTH outstanding local and international ACCA students who have already completed the Fundamentals module of the ACCA Qualification.
Level of Completion of ACCA Qualification
Students must have completed at least the Fundamentals stage of the ACCA QualificationNote: In addition to the above, international students must also possess the ACCA-OBU BSc(Hons) in Applied Accounting or a Ministry of Manpower (MOM) recognised degree to meet the requirements of the Training Employment Pass (TEP). International students MUST NOT have applied previously for a work pass in Singapore
Only students studying with an ACCA Approved Learning Partner will be eligible for the programme.
The participating ACCA ALPs include:
- Kaplan Singapore
- SAA Global Education
- London School of Business and Finance
- FTMS Global
- Omega College
Students must complete their applications on ALP-specific application forms available from their providers.
Applications will be short-listed based on the following:
- Statement of intent submitted by applicant
- Language competency
- Attitude and motivation
- Non-academic achievements/contributions
- Exam results
Note: Preference will be given to ACCA Students who have already attempted all final exam papers and awaiting final results.
|Tuesday, 30 July 2013||Application Opens|
|Friday, 30 August 2013||Application Closes|
|September to October 2013||Shortlisting by ACCA Singapore|
|November 2013||Screening & Shortlisting by Employers|
|Late November 2013||Placement of Students|
|January 2014 to March 2014||Internship Period|
|March 2014||End of Internship|
|April 2014||Feedback & Evaluation|
**** The above timeline is subject to change based on ACCA Singapore's discretion.
How to apply?
Students interested in participating in the ACCA Singapore Internship Programme 2013 may obtain a copy of the application form directly from their respective Approved Learning Partners (see above for list of participating approved learning partners).