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Preparatory Course for ACCA

LSBF in Singapore is proud to be the first and only educational institution to provide ACCA customised packages!

Choose from Premium and Standard packages depending on your study needs.

*For Guaranteed Pass, purchase a Premium Package (Main Premium and Revision Premium papers)

If you do not pass your exams despite having fulfilled the terms and conditions, you will get a complimentary Revision / Revision Plus class for the next immediate exam sitting.

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London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is known as one of the more popular choices for ACCA tuition provision, offering students all they need to confidently pass their ACCA examinations –  highly experienced tutors, exam-based study materials, flexible study arrangements, and much more, all designed with the student in mind.

That is why LSBF in Singapore has been awarded with the Platinum Approved Learning Partner Status by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). This is the highest and most prestigious form of recognition of a tuition provider’s quality and success in teaching and supporting students throughout their ACCA qualification.

LSBF offers students the opportunity to study towards an ACCA qualification with a more flexible approach. We make sure that when students study with us, their personal and professional commitments won’t be affected; meaning both our students and their employers will benefit from our unique approach to teaching.

The Preparatory Course for ACCA gives students an excellent start in core accountancy skills and can help them to gain more specialist knowledge to build a successful career in finance. Students who study the ACCA may also choose to gain a BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University.

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Entry Requirement

We can offer you various entry points on to the ACCA Qualification, depending on your previous academic qualifications.

Professional Examination Route (PER)

  • 18 years old and above

Plus any of the following:

  • Two GCE 'A' Levels and three GCE 'O' Levels or their equivalent (in five separate subjects including English and Mathematics), or
  • Polytechnic Diploma, or
  • Recognised University degree, or
  • LCCI - Passed three Level 3 subjects (or a Group Diploma) plus two Level 2 subjects (or equivalent) including English and Mathematics, or
  • Preparatory Course for ACCA - Diploma in Accounting and Business

Graduate-entry route

Relevant degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from all nine exams within the Fundamentals level and register directly at the Strategic Professional level. Degrees with some relevance may also qualify for exemptions.

English Language

ACCA classes are conducted in English. If you do not have:

  • IELTS score of 5.5 and above
  • TOEFL IBT score of 74 and above or its equivalent
  • Proof of minimum of 12 years of education with English as a medium of instruction

You are encouraged to enrol for LSBF's English language programme before you embark on the ACCA qualification. Please contact our Education Consultants for more information on the English placement tests.

For more information on the entry requirements, please refer to acca global

Course Syllabus

ACCA consists of 15 exams, divided into four modules.

  • Applied Knowledge - 3 exams
  • Applied Skills - 6 exams
  • Strategic Professional Essentials – 2 exams
  • Strategic Profession Options – 2 exams (from a choice of 4))

Students are required to complete all papers from the Applied Knowledge, Applied Skills and Strategic Professional Essential modules sequentially, and 2 out of 4 papers from the optional module. For the full list of all papers, please click here.

Course Duration

36 months | Jan intake 2020
Part-time: 36 months | Jan intake 2020

Course Assessment

You will be given a mock test per paper during the course of study, as well as regular homework assignments and in-class exercises.

Mode of Delivery

The programme is delivered via lectures, simulations and directed independent study.

Award of Certificate

The Certificate is awarded by ACCA.

Career Opportunities

Upon graduation, work opportunities for students include:

  • Audit
  • Financial and Credit Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • Strategic Business Planning
  • Taxation
  • Treasury Management
Student Pathways
While studying for ACCA, there are lots of qualifications students can achieve along the way, including:
 Diploma in Accounting and Business
 Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business
 BSc (Hons) degree in Applied Accounting awarded by Oxford Brookes University
 MSc in Professional Accountancy awarded by the University of London.
Teacher Student Ratio
1 : 376 (maximum)*

*Students should note that some ACCA papers may have a lower student-teacher ratio.

Why study with LSBF?

ACCA Platinum Provider

LSBF in Singapore is an ACCA Approved Platinum Learning Partner, the highest and most prestigious form of recognition of a tuition provider’s quality and success in teaching students throughout their ACCA qualification.

Highly experienced tutors

We have highly experienced tutors who deliver an exceptional Preparatory Course to all of our students. We recruit only renowned lecturers in the industry, lecturers who have used their talent, expertise and passion to achieve impressive pass rates.

State-of-the-art city institute in Singapore’s downtown core

Studying at our Singapore institute, located in the Central Business District, you’ll be right in the heart of the city, surrounded by modern architecture and within easy reach of everything that Singapore has to offer. Our GB Building Institute is just 5 minutes from Tanjong Pagar MRT station.

HD Videos recorded by our star tutors

A series of online videos will be recorded by our local tutors in order to fully support our students. This will provide the option of studying at your own pace as students can watch them as many times as they wish for greater understanding and retention of key concepts.

Flexible learning

We strongly believe that our students should be able to choose the way they study, customising their course to suit their needs. We, therefore, offer full-time classes, part-time classes and studies through our interactive system from the UK. With LSBF Online, our students will have access to hundreds of hours of lectures, all just a click away.

Never Miss a Note™

Our students will never have to worry about missing a class again as tutor notes are made available in soft copy. Reviewing class notes and lessons is a superb way to consolidate learning and ensure that each topic has been understood fully.

Mock examination

To ensure exam success and to enable students to track their progress, each course includes a mock examination, allowing the students to test themselves and better prepare for their ACCA examinations.

ACCA Prize Winner Reward

LSBF believes in rewarding students for their hard work and achievements. If you become our next ACCA Prize Winner and choose to continue to study with us, you’ll receive a prize winner reward* from us.

Next intakes

  • Full-time - Jan 2018
  • Part-time - Jan 2018


  • Full-time: 36 Months
  • Part-time: 36 Months


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