Bachelor of Professional Accounting (Honours)

Bachelor of Professional Accounting (Honours)​​

Success Stories

Nickie Chan

 


Nickie Chan

Graduate 2017
​BPAcc

Assurance Associate in KPMG
Intern at KPMG

 

“Learning is a process that will never end. Working in KPMG was completely challenging and it helped me to learn more than ever. The more I work there, the more I believe I am born to work in accounting. IN KPMG, I TRUST!”​


Ho Lok Yi


Ho Lok Yi

Graduate 2016
​BPAcc

Assurance Associate 
PricewaterhouseCoopers

“I am now working for one of the Big 4 accounting firms. I took the Accounting Internship Course when I was in Year 3 and met my supervisor in the internship job. She helped me a lot in my job hunting process after graduation."

Professional Accreditation

CPA                                ACCA

CPA-AusCIMA

AIA              HKICS

Upon graduation, students will be:

  • Recognised by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) as accountancy degree holders and as having fulfilled the stipulated pre-entry educational requirements; and qualified as professional accountants by successfully completing the HKICPA Qualification Programme (QP) and obtaining relevant working experience;
  • Eligible for exemption in up to 9 papers from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA);
  • Eligible for direct entry to the professional level examinations of CPA Australia;
  • Eligible for exemption in up to 6 papers from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA); and
  • Eligible for exemption in up to 7 papers from the Association of International Accountants (AIA)*; and
  • Eligible for exemption in up to 4 papers from the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS)

* The paper exemption is currently under re-assessment and is subject to AIA's approval.

​Career Prospects

BPAcc Career Prospects

Qualifications Framework

Bachelor of Professional Accounting (Honours) Programme is recognised under the Qualifications Framework

QR Registration no.: 12/000607/5

Validity Period: 01/09/2012 - 31/08/2022

QF Level: 5

Accounting Internship

To provide you with more exposure and training in the accounting profession, the programme offers a new elective in the form of an "Accounting Internship" which offers a 6-credit accounting internship opportunity during the Second Semester from January to April in their Year 3 study. Students will be able to:

  • Build on the professional knowledge acquired in classroom learning;
  • Gain valuable and solid experience in a working environment in accounting related fields, which include accounting, auditing or taxation work in CPA firms; internal financial and management accounting work in industrial and commercial companies, as well as in non-profit sectors; and
  • Develop a range of generic skills (such as critical thinking, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills) that are important in enhancing the future employment opportunities of our students

 

Accounting Seminars

Selected Major Courses

  • Accounting Internship
  • Analysis of Accounting Information System
  • Auditing
  • Business and Company Law in Hong Kong
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance and Business Ethics
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • Strategic Managemnt Accounting
  • Taxation