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ACA Professional Level results published

Author: ICAEW

Published: 16 Jul 2021

Friday 16 July 2021: ICAEW students have today received the results of their June 2021 ACA Professional Level and Level 4 End Point Assessments.

In total, 6,450 students sat exams in June, and achieved the following pass rates:

  • Audit and Assurance: 73%
  • Business Planning: Banking: 64.6%
  • Business Planning: Insurance: 70.9%
  • Business Planning: Taxation: 81.2%
  • Business Strategy and Technology: 92.6%
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting: IFRS: 75.3%
  • Financial Accounting and Reporting: UK GAAP: 71.4%
  • Financial Management: 81.6%
  • Tax Compliance: 80.3%. 

The June session also saw students sit Level 4 End Point Assessments, and achieved a 100% pass rate in the Portfolio & Reflective Statement and 84.6% in the Role Simulation. [1] 

Hazel Garvey, ICAEW Managing Director for Education and Training, said: 

“Congratulations to all our students who have passed their exams, and particularly to those who have been awarded subject orders of merit. 

“The pandemic has presented our students with many challenges and caused a great deal of uncertainty, but they have continued to excel. We commend their resilience and commitment, and wish them future successes in their studies and career.” 


Business Strategy and Technology

First place and the Railton prize

Andrew Dumble, London (Morgan Stanley & Co International Plc)

Audit and Assurance 

First place and the Watts prize 

James De Laurenzy, Henley-on-Thames (Buffery & Co Ltd)

Financial Management 

Joint first place and the Howitt Prize 

Jack Gilman, Leeds (KPMG LLP) 
Megan Jones, Birmingham (RSM UK Audit LLP)

Financial Accounting and Reporting 

First place and the Spicer and Pegler prize 

Sharvil Patel, Crawley (The Royal Bank of Scotland Group - Group Internal Audit) 

Tax Compliance 

First place and the Knox prize 

Yi Xuan Tan, Malaysia 

Business Planning: Taxation 

First place and the Little prize 

Nicolae Lojecico, London (PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP) 

Business Planning: Banking 

First Place 

Andrew Dumble, London (Morgan Stanley & Co International Plc)


Notes to editors

  1. 11 students sat the Portfolio & Reflective Statement and 13 students sat the Role Simulation in the Level 4 End Point Assessments