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Credit for prior learning (CPL)

'Credit for prior learning' or 'CPL' is our term for exemptions. If you have an accounting or business related degree or a professional accountancy qualification you may apply for credit/exemption against an ICAEW exam module.

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Apply for credits - Academic qualification

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You may be eligible to apply for CPL if you hold a relevant degree.
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