India

ACCA DipIFR Registration

For ACCA DipIFR exam:
Registration forms and all supporting documentation should be submitted to ACCA at least 20 days before the closing dates for postal applications and 10 days before the closing dates for online applications. The closing dates are:
For June exam: 8 April 2014
For December exam: 8 October 2014


Eligibility:

If you are a professional accountant or auditor who works in practice or business, and are qualified according to national accounting standards, then you are eligible to take this ACCA financial reporting qualification.


If you are a working professional, but not yet qualified, then you may still be eligible. You will need to prove that you have one of the following:

  • three years' relevant accounting experience (by submitting a letter from your employer)
  • a relevant degree plus two years' work experience
  • an ACCA Certificate in International Financial Reporting plus two years' work experience

Who should attend?

  • CFOs, finance directors and strategic planners
  • Accountants, analysts, auditors
  • Investment bankers, corporate bankers
  • Private equity and merger & acquisition specialists
  • Consultants practicing CA, CS, CWA
  • Professionals from Indian companies with a global presence
  • Graduate who is a part of finance/ accounting team.

Schedule

Weekend batches starting from December 2014 at respective KPMG office locations.

Assessment

DipIFR will be assessed by a single three-hour written exam, which is held twice a year in June and December at the ACCA's exam centres, including in India. The pass mark is 50%. The exam contains two sections and has a mix of calculations and written answers. Some questions adopt a scenario / case study approach.
The assessment will be held in various centres within India.

 

Completion

Successful candidates are awarded the "DipIFR" qualification by the ACCA.

DipIFR (ACCA) UK 

ACCA gold approved learning provider

 

 

KPMG in India’s Accounting Advisory Service’s Learning Solutions is pleased to announce its batch 13 for DIP IFR training. The course is designed to prepare participants with latest International accounting practices.

About the Program

  • DipIFR
    International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), is rapidly becoming a benchmark for the accounting world.

    With the growing number of countries opting for IFRS, the numbers of finance professionals with qualification in IFRS is increasing globally.

    DipIFR from the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants is one such qualification which can provide a detailed conceptual insight into IFRS. Diploma from ACCA (UK) is widely recognized in India and 80 countries.

    DipIFR is useful for accounts and finance professionals working or intended to work in environment requiring accounting and reporting using IFRS. DipIFR is designed to develop an individual’s knowledge of IFRS – providing an understanding of the concepts and principles which underpin them, and their application in the international marketplace, thereby preparing him / her for working in the IFRS environment.

    Objective:
    On completion of the DipIFR course, individuals should be able to:
    • Understand and explain the structure of the framework of international accounting
    • Apply relevant financial reporting standards to key elements of financial reports
    • Identify and apply disclosure requirements for companies in financial reports and notes
    • Prepare group financial statements (excluding group cash-flow statements) including subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures.

Programme highlights

  • The programme covers seventy five (75) hours of intensive and interactive classroom training.
  • The sessions will be held at weekends.
  • Two modes of training is available –classroom and live online.
  • Each session will cover the theoretical aspects of each topic as well as the practical issues along with a review of the previous year exam questions.
  • Mock exam and self assessment tests shall be conducted to help students prepare well for the examination

KPMG advantage

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) gold approved learning provider.
  • Participants will be provided access to the Learning Management System (LMS) for a year from the date of batch commencement, which includes features like:
    • Session presentations
    • Summary of standards
    • Extracts of annual reports of IFRS compliant companies
    • Features like ‘Ask a KPMG in India Specialist’.
    • KPMG in India publications will be available for download.
    • Modules on difference between IFRS/IndAS/IGAAP.
  • The programme is conducted by experienced professionals from KPMG in India.
  • Study material and question bank for DipIFR (ACCA) sourced from Becker professional education- ATC International, a gold approved publisher of learning material by ACCA (U.K.)
  • KPMG in India shall award a certificate of participation to participants who have minimum 90 per cent attendance in the sessions.

Course Fee

The programme fee (exclusive of service tax) is INR 29,000. Fee includes necessary study material but excludes the exam registration fees payable to the ACCA for the DipIFR exam. Weekend batch of the program will be conducted starting from December 2014 in Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Chennai and January 2015 in Pune and through online live mode for June 2015 examination.

Deliverables

  • Understand and explain the structure of the framework of international accounting
  • Apply relevant financial reporting standards to key elements of financial reports
  • Identify and apply disclosure requirements for companies in financial reports and notes
  • Prepare group financial statements (excluding group cash-flow statements) including subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures