The ICFAI University, Tripura, has announced the launch of its CPA-CFA dual Master’s programme, which consists of two streams. The CPA stream is supposed to provide an in-depth understanding of accounting and financial insights. This knowledge can be applied in accounting and auditing services, taxation, consulting, research etc. The CFA stream provides an in-depth understanding of financial analysis. This knowledge can be applied in banking and financial services and in areas like finance, mergers and acquisitions, risk management and consulting.
Through the dual Master’s programme, the students can acquire two career-oriented professional qualifications in management and accounting. Instead of the normal duration of four years (two years for CPA and two years for CFA) the students of this dual programme can complete the same in 24 months.
Bachelor’s degree in English medium (any discipline) with 55 per cent and above aggregate marks.
Study and examinations: The dual Master’s programme is based on self-study and examinations. The university provides a detailed study plan, courseware and e-learning package. Students will be eligible to appear for Group ‘A’ examination of CPA stream and Group ‘A’ examination of CFA stream six months after the date of enrolment. The examinations are conducted on Sundays in April, July, October and January in 205 centres all over India.
The applicants are required to pay Rs 75,000 for the first year with training classes or Rs 45,000 without training classes.
How to apply:
Application forms can be obtained from any of the ICFAI University branches. Interested candidates can visit the website www.iutripura.edu.in