ACCA London


About ACCA

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is one of the world’s leading body for professional accountants, with over 110 years of experience, innovation and excellence. Championing opportunity within accountancy, ACCA demonstrates excellence through their qualifications, and acts as a driving force within the accounting profession to constantly improve working practices.

  • ACCA is the global body for professional accountants with over 633,000 members and students in 181 countries, 95 offices and more than 7,1100 Approved Employers worldwide.
  • ACCA qualifications are based on international accounting standards making them globally relevant.
  • Local law and tax options offered, making your qualification locally relevant too.
  • ACCA qualifications are recognised by key regulatory and education authorities around the world with joint membership of other international accountancy bodies.
  • ACCA qualifications are benchmarked against education levels around the world. So by choosing ACCA, you choose qualifications that have been independently quality checked.

Why Study ACCA in Malvern House London

Malvern House London, part of Malvern International Plc, has been providing high quality educational programmes in the heart of central London for over 18 years.

Our main focus has traditionally been international students learning English but following the footsteps of our sister schools in Singapore, that has over 30 years experience as a leading accountancy education provider, we have recently introduced a suite of ACCA programmes delivered in our state-of-the-art London school.

Study in Malvern House London:

  • Professionals assisting the professionals – Lecturers from the Industry
  • Small classes  – maximum 20 students per class
  • Group / roundtable discussions and individualised support
  • Affordable pricing
  • Free course material
  • Free SAAGE course – when you enroll for any ACCA paper(s)

Unrivalled Quality Support

We provide unrivalled quality support to students ensuring that every aspect of the students’ needs is taken care of. Our small classes (maximum 20 students per class) allow us to provide individualised support and focus to every single student. In addition our tutors will be available after each class to give you the opportunity to discuss any aspect of the syllabus or answer your questions so that you stand full chance of not only passing your exams but passing them with flying colours.

Fundamental Level Professional Strategic Level
1 Knowledge Module
(Takes all 3 papers or equivalent if there are exemptions)
2 Skills Module
(Takes all 6 papers or equivalent if there are exemptions)
3 Essentials Module
(Takes all 3 papers)
4 Options Module
(Choose any 2 from 4)
F1 Accountant in Business

F2 Management Accounting

F3 Financial Accounting

F4 Corporate and Business Law (UK)

F5 Performance Management

F6 Taxation (UK)

F7 Financial Reporting

F8 Audit and Assurance

F9 Financial Management

P1 Governance, Risk and Ethics

P2 Corporate Reporting

P3 Business Analysis

P4 Advanced Financial Management

P5 Advanced Performance Management

P6 Advanced Taxation (UK)

P7 Advanced Audit and Assurance

Paper Order:
1 2 + 4 Note: F4, F6 & P6 are UK variant (UK) papers

acca pathway process

For more information on the syllabus of each module, please refer to ACCA global website: here

Professional Examination Route

  • 18 years old and above
  • Minimum of 2 GCSEs ‘A’ Level and 3 GCSEs ‘O’ level passes or equivalent* with credit in English and Mathematics or
  • Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) qualification or FIA Diploma in Accounting and Business

Learn more about Certified Accounting Techinician (CAT) & FIA (Foundation in Accountancy)  here

* Please check for acceptable equivalent qualifications on ACCA Global website: Visit here

Examination and Exemption Regulations

  1. There are 4 exam sessions a year (March, June, September & December).
  2. Exam must be taken in moduler order for the ACCA qualification, however, you can attempt the papers within each
    module in any order.
  • Knowledge module (F1-F3)
  • Skills module (F4-F9)
  • Professional module (Essentials P1-P3 and Options P4-P7)
Intake Period Jan, Mar, July, Sep
Study Mode Evening and wekend classes available Classroom-based lecturers
Prepare Info and Notes

* All entry qualification will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis by the awarding body.
* Duration may vary for individual students and exemptions given on the qualification attained & modules passed.
* All information stated in the brochure is correct at time of printing and subject to change without notice (Dec 2017).

Subjects Fees
F1/FAB – Accountant in Business £399
F2/FMA – Management Accounting £479
F3/FFA – Financial Accounting £479
F4 – Corporate and Business Law £495
F5 – Performance Management £495
F6 – Taxation  £495
F7 – Financial Reporting £495
F8 – Audit and Assurance £495
F9 – Financial Management £495

Enroll on all 3 subjects and benefit from a 10% discount. Enroll on 2 subjects and benefit from a 5% discount

  • The course can be taken Part-time and Full-time
  • The ACCA qualification can be completed within 3 years.
  • All modules must be sat in order
  • Maximum of four papers to be taken in one sitting
  • Papers within a module may be sat in any order but ACCA recommends that they should be sat in numerical order
  • Papers from a variety of levels may be sat at any one time. i.e. Knowledge and Skills or Skills and Essentials
  • The three Essentials ACCA papers do not have to be sat together
  • Students have 10 years to pass all the examinations. From early 2017 students will have 7 years to pass the exams at Professional level (P1, P2 and P3 and two of the options paper P4-P7). The 7 year time limit starts when a student passes their first Professional level exam.
  • The pass mark for all examinations is 50%
  • In addition to the above 14 papers, students are required to study and sit an on-line module in Professional ethics. It is recommended that this is studied at the same time as P1
  • Practical experience required
  • Our programme advisors provide one-to-one advice on all weekdays from 9am until 6pm. Simply pay us a visit, call us on 0207 520 0470 or leave your details in the form on the right and we will contact you.

Please use Malvern’s General Terms and conditions plus the following specific ones.


  • All fees exclude amounts payable to the ACCA for student registration, exemptions and examination entries
  • Your enrollment on a course of study requires sharing of personal information about you (including “Sensitive Personal Information”) between the College and an awarding body (subject to validation). You give your express permission for the sharing of information for the purposes of managing your application, enrollment, academic achievement, fees management and related activities. All information will be held and processed in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act