International standard integrated training method from ICAEW for students majoring in Accounting

NTTU – Recently, Nguyen Tat Thanh University successfully held a signing ceremony for a cooperation agreement with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) on the integration of two subjects of the ICAEW CFAB Certificate into the NTTU Accounting curriculum.

On February 23, 2022, at Nguyen Tat Thanh University, the signing ceremony of a cooperation agreement took place between the University and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) on the integration of two subjects of ICAEW CFAB certification into the Accounting curriculum. Attending the program, on the side of Nguyen Tat Thanh University, there were: Dr. Tran Ai Cam – President of the University; Dr. Thai Hong Thuy Khanh – Dean of Faculty of Finance and Accounting; Dr. Tran Thi Thanh Huyen – Head of Auditing Department; Le Quang Khanh, MSc. – Manager of International Relations Department; along with the staff from the relevant departments – faculties. Representatives of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales include Ms. Dang Thi Mai Trang – ICAEW Representative in Vietnam; Ms. Le Bich Tran – Education market development director; Mr. Nguyen Vu An Binh – Senior market development specialist in the corporate sector.

Representatives of Nguyen Tat Thanh University and Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales discuss cooperation agreements

According to the cooperation agreement, the Faculty of Finance – Accounting of Nguyen Tat Thanh University will officially integrate the subjects of Management Information and False Assurance into the curriculum starting from the academic year 2022. Students will use 100% of the original ICAEW textbooks compiled entirely in English during their studies.

After the memorandum of understanding on improving the quality of student training, and at the same time promoting scientific research and updating knowledge for the teaching staff, signed in October 2020, ICAEW and the Faculty of Finance – Accounting Nguyen Tat Thanh University organized many programs and activities for lecturers and students. In 2021, ICAEW also awarded the film rights and conducted training sessions for lecturers on modern financial human resource training methods using case studies, training in reality case knowledge on management – finance – accounting – auditing – False Assurance directly produced by ICAEW.

In addition, the programs to support capacity building of lecturers through educational seminars – fostering professional knowledge held annually by ICAEW are also actively supported by lecturers of the Faculty of Finance and Accounting of the University. In terms of typical student support activities, ICAEW has sponsored more than 50 scholarships for students of the Faculty of Finance – Accounting to study Management Information in the ICAEW CFAB program (including soft skills training courses), thereby helping students gradually reach international standards.

Dr. Tran Ai Cam (left) and Ms. Dang Thi Mai Trang (right) represented the two sides to sign a cooperation agreement

The signing ceremony took place successfully, once again affirming the extensive development in the cooperation relationship between ICAEW and Nguyen Tat Thanh University. The integration of two subjects of the ICAEW CFAB Certificate into the Accounting curriculum at the Faculty of Finance and Accounting is in line with the University’s strategy of focusing on internationalization and integration for all training fields. At the same time, contributing to further strengthen the practical difference for the University’s training program, in order to train global citizens with the most practical and international-standard knowledge and skills, according to the philosophy “Real Learning – Real Success – Real Prestige – Real Future”.

► Who is ICAEW? What is ICAEW’s mission in Vietnam?

ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) – The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales is a leading organization in the field of accounting and finance with the prestigious title of “Chartered Accountant” (ACA) from the expertise around the world.

ICAEW is a pioneer organization in building and providing formal Chartered Accountants training programs in Vietnam, with the mission of equipping members with solid knowledge and a competitive advantage to develop an accounting career – professional finance, especially the CFAB and ACA study programs.

What is CFAB certification? What are the real and lasting values ​​of this certification?

CFAB (Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business): International certificate in finance, accounting and business. The CFAB study program will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills that can be used in any profession or business sector.

ACA (Associate Chartered Accountant): If you continue to conquer two levels of Professional Level and Advanced Level, you can own yourself the prestigious title of “Chartered Accountant”. ACA certification will help you improve your chances of working for the world’s top famous businesses.

ICAEW “power” numbers

     • 01 – ICAEW is the pioneer and only organization to bring the title of “Chartered Accountant” to Vietnam

     • 165 – Number of countries ICAEW present in the world

     • 186,500 – Number of Chartered Accountants members and students worldwide

     • 97 – Percentage of the best brands in the world employing ICAEW Members

More photos in the ceremony

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