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The journey begins

As an ICAEW CFAB student, you'll be part of a learning programme designed to work around your needs. With six modules to complete at your own pace, discover your qualification your way with ICAEW.

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The two key elements of ICAEW CFAB

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Flexible exams that suit your schedule

ICAEW CFAB introduces you to the fundamentals of accountancy, finance and business, and is made up of six exams.

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Ethics and professional scepticism

Ethics underpins the ICAEW CFAB qualification. Develop your knowledge and behaviour and feel confident in decision making.

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Exam resources

With the exam syllabus, study guides, webinars and more at your fingertips, our resources are designed to give you a head start when preparing for your exams.

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Apply for credits

Have you already completed a degree, Masters, diploma or other professional qualification? You could be eligible to apply for exam credit or exemptions towards your ICAEW CFAB qualification.

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For your diary

Our handy planner contains all the key dates and deadlines for you to bookmark and regularly check.

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Meet Ashwini

Ashwini has already started studying for the ACA and we are following her throughout her journey. Read her journey to date and keep an eye out for more to come.

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Student Roadmap

Use our template roadmaps to discover the key milestones on a typical student journey and chart your own progression.

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Useful resources

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Get inspired

Take an inside look at the lives and careers of our ICAEW students, you'll find interviews and features packed full of insights to explore.

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Ready to say hi?

Make a start by following your local student society on social media and join and event to meet the committee and fellow students.

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Student benefits

Take advantage of the range of excellent rewards and benefits available to you.

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What's next after CFAB?

Following completion of the ICAEW CFAB qualification, you can continue on to the ACA qualification and become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant. You've already completed 6 of the 15 exams needed.

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When it comes to student support, we're here to lend a helping hand throughout your journey with us.

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