GITAM HBS signs MoU with ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) to add professional certification to B.Com (Hons.) Degree. The two leading educational centres to promote the highest standards of professionalism and ethics have signed the MoU to work in professional training, curriculum development and certifications. This MoU will help the students of GITAM HBS who are pursuing B.Com (Hons.) to get exempted for writing 7 papers offered by ACCA for their certification as the curriculum is integrated. This will also help the students to gain International professional qualification while pursuing B.Com (Hons.), said Dr Y Lakshman Kumar, Dean & Director, HBS.
This will enable GITAM HBS, students to gain globally recognised ACCA certificates combined with B.Com (Hons.) which may deliver cutting edge application skills for Finance professionals in rapidly changing business environment.
Mr. Mohammed Sajid Khan, Head of International, ACCA who signed MoU on behalf of ACCA said ACCA was the First professional accounting body to incorporate International Financial Reporting Standards ( IFRS) into their qualifications 20 year ago.
The ultimate aim of our partnership is to offer the Global certification at an affordable cost, we look forward to a long happy and productive partnership said the Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof. N Siva Prasad,
Sri DVVSR Varma, The Resident Director, GITAM University, The Principal School of Technology, Professor Sanjay, Dr. Rama Rao, Principal School of Sciences, Hyderabad , Dr. Venu Kumar, Director Placements, felicitated the team on this occasion.