ACCA can be an excellent course if you want to build a thriving career in finance and related fields-investment banking, auditing, management accounting, and more.
If you’re looking to study ACCA in Kenya, this article will highlight colleges offering ACCA in Kenya to help you make an informed decision when it comes to selecting a good college.
Let’s dive in:
Colleges offering ACCA in Kenya – ACCA approved learning partners in Kenya
Remember that ACCA strongly recommends that you study through their Approved Learning Partners(ALP).
This is because they access top quality teaching materials to help you maximize your chances of passing your ACCA exams.
To point you in the right direction, here are the colleges offering ACCA in Kenya at the moment:
ACCA platinum institutions in Kenya
Platinum is the most prestigious and highest level of approval a learning institution can get from ACCA and is only awarded to colleges whose students consistently exceed average global pass rates in ACCA exams.
Only one college- Jaffery Institute of Professional Studies- has this distinguished status in Kenya at the moment.
Keep in mind that Jaffery Institute of Professional Studies is located at the coast and is one of the accredited ACCA exam centres in Kenya
Here is their contact information:
Location: Kizingo, Mombasa
Telephone number: 254-041-2315843
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
ACCA Gold Approved Learning Partners in Kenya
This is awarded to learning institutions that have demonstrated that they are able to meet the 12 tough performance targets that ACCA demands for to admit an institution into the gold category.
There are a few colleges in Kenya with this recognition– most of them have for long been rated among the best accounting schools in Kenya.
Here they are:
Excel Global College
Excel Global College provides high quality ACCA education affordably (excel global college fees is relatively low compared to the rest) and can be a good choice.
Excel Global College Contacts
Location: Opposite CITAM church, 2nd Parklands Avenue, Nairobi
Telephone number: 0704 800900
Email address: email@example.com
KCA University (formerly Kenya school of accountancy)
KCA is another reputable institution to get the gold approval by ACCA.
Use the following details to get in touch with KCA if you feel like they would be a good fit for you.
Location: Ruaraka, Along Thika Superhighway, Nairobi
Telephone number: 0721 262142
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website: www.kca.ac.ke (you can download the KCA university ACCA fee structure from the website)
Memon is also in Mombasa and has also been approved as a Gold partner.
Memon College Contacts
Location: Memon Villa, Maalim Juma Mohamed Road, Mombasa – off Jomo Kenyatta Av.
Telephone number: 0723 141875
Email address: email@example.com
Oshwal College / Visa Oshwal college
ACCA is one of the Oshwal college courses with the highest enrollments and for a good reason- their students have been passing the ACCA exams extremely well in the last few years.
Consider them too.
Oshwal College Contacts
For all information about Oshwal college ACCA programs including Oshwal college ACCA fees, get in touch with the college using these details:
Location: 2nd Parklands Avenue, Westlands , Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone number: 0729 644691
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Strathmore Institute of Management and Technology
This is a subsidiary of Strathmore University and they have also been attracting raving reviews from ACCA students.
To learn more about ACCA at Strathmore university, get in touch with a representative using the following details:
Strathmore Institute of Management and Technology Contacts
Location: Ole Sangale Rd, off Langata Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone number: 070303400
Email address: email@example.com
Website: www.strathmore.edu (search for the Strathmore ACCA fees structure from the site)
ACCA silver learning partners in Kenya
Silver Learning Partner status is the last category and is granted to institutions that are working towards meeting the 12 ACCA set performance targets needed for Gold approval.
Here are the three ACCA silver learning partners in Kenya:
IAT (Institute of Advanced technology)
IAT is a well-known ICT and Business training institute with branches across Nairobi and a few other towns including Nakuru and Kisumu.
They are one of the ACCA silver training partners.
Location: Pension Towers, Loita Street 5th Floor-Nairobi (Headquarters)
Telephone number: 0711952832
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
INTEL College is another ACCA Accredited Silver partner Tuition (and Exam) Centre in Nairobi.
The tuition fee is Shs.22000 per unit.
INtel College Contacts
Location: General Mathenge Drive (At the end ), Westlands-Nairobi
Telephone number: 0724 256 831
Email address: email@example.com
The final ACCA silver tuition partner is the cooperative university of Kenya.
Cooperative University ACCA Contacts
Location: Ushirika Road, Karen Nairobi
Telephone number: 0722 836593
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost of doing ACCA in Kenya
On average, you will spend over Kshs.300000/- to complete ACCA in Kenya.
The good news is that you don’t have to pay the entire amount at once- you will be paying it in phases as you progress through the course.
Just to give you a clearer picture, here is a breakdown of the fee charged by Intel College for the ACCA Course and other applicable ACCA fees.
- Tuition Fee: 22000 per unit (some colleges charge more or lower) and there are 13 papers
- ACCA Registration Fee:£79 (This is one time fee) – paid to ACCA directly
- Annual Subscription Fee:£112 (Paid Annually until you finish the course) – paid to ACCA directly
- Exam / Exemption Fees- The amount varies (exemption fee depends on whether you qualify for exemptions). For instance, you pay about £80 as exam/exemption fee per foundation paper and about £111 per applied skills paper. The exam fee is £140 for Strategic Professional essentials papers.
ACCA Kenya contacts
If you want further information about issues such as ACCA Kenya Exemptions, ACCA Kenya syllabus, ACCA Kenya exam dates, etc., talk to ACCA officials in Nairobi.
Here is how to contact ACCA in Kenya.
Mobile: 0724255918, 0736730731
ACCA office in Nairobi location: Zep-Re Place, Longonot Road (Upper Hill City) 1st floor, Nairobi
Colleges offering ACCA in Kenya : Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Is ACCA marketable in Kenya?
For anyone who’s looking to work in the accounting field, the ACCA is worth it.
The issue of whether it’s more marketable than CPA is up in the air but what is important is this: ACCA is widely recognized by employers globally- not just in Kenya.
Even if you have a CPA qualification, having an ACCA certification on the side can sometimes make all the difference when applying for those big finance jobs.
Of course, here at KenyaEducationGuide we keep saying that no course is not marketable or 100% marketable- it all boils down to how your package yourself, your career objectives, how determined to succeed you are, and such factors.
ACCA Accredited Learning Partners are given access to exclusive teaching resources and are your surest bet if you want to pass ACCA exams on the first attempt.
All the colleges offering ACCA in Kenya we have recommended in this article are official ACCA Accredited Learning Partners so you now know where to go for ACCA tuition.
Good luck as you start your ACCA course.
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