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CERTIFIED ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN (CAT)

KPT/JPS (N/344/3/0507)(MQA/PA11486) 10/23

The Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) Certificate has been developed with employers in mind and focuses on the core skills of financial and management accounting. You can complete this qualification (9 papers) within 1.5 years with our well-structured programme that takes your development into account to acquire a strong foundation. You may then progress onto the ACCA Qualification, starting at the Applied Skills exam (exempted from Applied Knowledge).

On completion of your CAT exams, one year of relevant practical experience and having completed your Foundations in Professionalism, you will be entitled to use the designation of “CAT” after your title.

INTAKES: JANUARY, MARCH, JULY

DURATION: 1.5 YEARS

CAT PROGRAMME SYLLABUS

Introductory Level

  • FA1: Recording Financial Transactions
  • MA1: Management Information

 

Intermediate Level

  • FA2: Maintaining Financial Records
  • MA2: Managing Costs and Finances

 

Advanced Level

  • FAB: Accountant in Business
  • FMA: Management Accounting
  • FFA: Financial Accounting

 

Options Level (Any 2 out of 3 papers)

  • FAU: Foundations in Audit
  • FMX: Foundations in Taxation*
  • FFM: Foundations in Financial Management

 

9 papers, 1.5 years

* Variants available (MYS)

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / O Level: A pass in SPM or equivalent with minimum of 5 credits including Mathematics and English.

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC): A pass in UEC with min. Grade B in 5 subjects including Mathematics and English.

Other Equivalent Qualification: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government.

 

CAT EXAM SYLLABUS

The table below summarises the aims of each paper within the syllabus and the corresponding capabilities trainees will develop as they progress through the exams.

 

INTRODUCTORY LEVEL
INTERMEDIATE LEVEL
ADVANCED LEVEL
OPTIONS LEVEL

* Variants available (MYS)