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Professional Accounting Qualification (PAQ)


This course prepares candidates for the examinations of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). CIPFA is the premier accountancy body for all public sector organisations including Central and Local Governments, the National Health Service, and the charitable sector.

Entry requirements: Please see the Applying section
Starting: September or February
Course length: 30, 36 or 42 months, part-time
Study location: City site

Fees and funding:

Please see the fees and funding page.

The CIPFA qualification is recognised by the Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies (CCAB) and all public sector and many private sector employers. It is the leading public service Accounting qualification.

This course prepares you for the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) examinations.

Nottingham Business School is an accredited provider of CIPFA training and has an excellent reputation for preparing candidates for the Institute's exams. This is reflected in the high pass rates achieved and the number of prize winners in recent years.

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