ICAEW.com works better with JavaScript enabled.
Your current browser is not capable of using this site without JavaScript. Please use an updated browser or enable JavaScript to continue.

ACA training in the Czech Republic

Graduates, school leavers and those with other professional qualifications or experience (such as ACCA or CIMA) can study for the ACA in the Czech Republic. There are a number of entry routes to the ACA programme and while the minimum academic entry requirement is two A levels, or the international equivalent, you don’t need a background in business or finance

Register as a student

How is the ACA structured?

Full training is available in the Czech Republic for the ACA and ICAEW’s Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB), which is made up of the first six exam modules of the ACA.

The ACA combines four essential elements:

  1. exams,
  2. practical work experience,
  3. professional development and
  4. ethics and professional scepticism.

Together, these four elements give you the expertise and added-value skills that help define a chartered accountant. You must successfully complete all four elements to complete the ACA qualification and become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.

Credit for prior learning 

If you hold an accounting or business related degree or a professional accountancy qualification that you completed in the Czech Republic, you may be eligible to exemption from some of the ACA exams.

Check our credit directory to see if your university or degree course means you can apply for credit for some of the exam modules. 

Read more about applying for credits

Exams

In the Czech Republic exams are held in in Prague, Brno and Ostrava and all exams must be pre-booked. Details of the exam venue will be sent to you approximately two weeks before the examination date.

Tuition providers

A number of providers offer ACA tuition in a variety of delivery methods around the world and online.

Read a full list of ACA tuition providers

Cost of the ACA

There are a number of fees associated with completing the ACA and qualifying as an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.

Read a breakdown of the costs

£128,300

average annual earnings of ICAEW Chartered Accountants in Europe*

* Source: ICAEW salary survey 2015

Working with KACR

In 2014 ICAEW signed a memorandum of understanding with KACR, the Czech Chamber of Auditors, with whom we work closely to support the profession in the Czech Republic. 

The ACA programme was launched in the Czech Republic the following year.

Learn more about KCAR

More information

If you have any questions regarding your application, ICAEW’s student support helpline will be able to help you:

Student Support Team
+44 (0)1908 248 250
studentsupport@icaew.com

Events

ICAEW is involved with events all over the world to share experiences of what a career in chartered accountancy offers and to provide advice on the different routes available to qualify.

Find an event near you

Are you a member of another professional body?

If you are a member of another professional accountancy body you may be able to join ICAEW through one of its reciprocal agreements.

Training internationally

If you want to train for the ACA in another country, you must ensure you are entitled to work in that country. It is your responsibility to understand what work visa you need and how to secure one. ICAEW cannot support you in this process, but your potential employer might be able to offer advice.

;