Structure & Schedule


The programme aims to impart core knowledge in accounting and accounting-related subjects for graduates who did not major in accountancy.

  • Single subject enrolment to fulfill HKICPA QP requirements is welcomed.
  • Admission for 2019 (July intake) is now open.

7 Core Subjects

Core Subjects Contact Hours Tuition Fee
Tentative commencement date*
Financial Accounting 56 HK$9,400 1 August 2019 (Thu)
Business and Corporate Law
42 HK$7,200 22 August 2019 (Thu)
Hong Kong Taxation 42 HK$7,200 5 September 2019 (Thu)
Advanced Financial Reporting 56 HK$9,400 26 September 2019 (Thu)
Management Accounting 42 HK$7,200 17 October 2019 (Thu)
Auditing and Information Management 56 HK$9,400 2 November 2019 (Sat)
Corporate Finance 42 HK$7,200 27 November 2019 (Wed)

 *Commencement dates are subject to change.

3 Pre-entry (Business) Subjects

Pre-entry Subjects Contact Hours Tuition Fee
Tentative commencement date*
Qnantitative Methods for Business 15 HK$2,700 15 July 2019 (Mon)
Economics 15 HK$2,700 21 July 2019 (Sun)
Management and Marketing
15 HK$2,700 27 July 2019 (Sat)

 *Commencement dates are subject to change.



Business degree holders are generally exempted from the pre-entry subjects (individual assessment will be carried out).


Credit Transfer

Upon completion and assessment of the Executive Diploma in Acountancy, participants will be eligible to apply for credit transfer at the School of Accounting and Finance of PolyU towards its Master of Professional Accounting. Credit transfer will be granted on a subject by subject basis provided that the applicant has obtained grade B or above in the relevant subjects. Students are reminded that credit transfer is subject to the final decision of the School.