Manchester Metropolitan University

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Professional Qualification

The ACCA qualification is intended for people wishing to qualify as an accountant within public practice, or as an accountant in commerce, industry or the public sector.

It is a flexible professional qualification which is recognised in many countries of the world and gives the education and professional skills to work in most fields of business and commerce.

The qualification is applicable to auditing, accounting and financial aspects of business and provides a rewarding and fulfilling career to its qualified members.


Approved Platinum Learning Partner

ACCA has granted the Business School full approval for every stage of the ACCA qualification with the highest platinum rating.

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Student Profile

Grace Gomo, ACCA student, full-time

“I want to become a chartered accountant and this course allows you to complete all of the professional papers in just a year, which is really fast”.

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Key Dates

Key Dates for Dec 2016/June 2017 Sitting





Monday 7th December to Friday 11th December 2016

December Exams (All in one week, some may now clash)


ACCA Exam Centres

Monday 16th January 2017

Exam Results for December 2016 sitting



Tuesday 24th January – Thursday 26th January

Enrolment Days

12pm – 2.30pm 
4.30pm – 6pm

Business School Student Hub

Tuesday 30th January

Courses Begin


Business School

Tuesday 30th January – Thursday 1st February

Enrolment Days

12pm – 2.30pm 
4.30pm – 6pm

Business School Student Hub

Monday 5th June – Friday 9th  June

June Exams (All in one week, some may now clash)


ACCA Exam Centres

Monday July 17th

Exam Results – June 2017 Sitting



If you are a new MMU student you will need to bring your passport to enrolment

You will also need to pay for your course at enrolment. Please bring a debit or credit card. We cannot accept cash payments.

If your employer is paying, you will need to bring a letter from your employer confirming they are sponsoring your course fees.

You will not be able to obtain your Kaplan books until you have paid for your course.


ACCA  Part time 

Part time timetable for June 2017 Exams

All courses run for 12 sessions. Sessions start weeks commencing 30th January 2017.

Please note you are not able to sit the exams for P3 and P6 in the same sitting.


Morning Session

Afternoon Session

Evening Session


9.30 – 13.00

13.30 – 17.00

17.30 – 21.00



F6 Taxation

F5 Performance Management


P6 Advanced Taxation

P5 Advanced Performance Management


F7 Financial Reporting

F9 Financial Management

F8 Audit and Assurance


P4 Advanced Financial Management

P7 Advanced Audit and Assurance


P1 Governance, Risk and Ethics

P2 Corporate Reporting

P3 Business Analysis


Please note that dates and time may be subject to change.

Our timetable is designed to give you maximum flexibility as to which papers you study. However, you cannot take more than 4 papers per sitting, and certain papers must be completed in order.

For more information please see:

ACCA Full time timetable

Your timetable will be issued on enrolment. You can expect to attend 3 days per week.

Book your ACCA examinations online

MMUBS is a computer based examination centre. 

Please follow the link below to book on to any of the listed Examinations.

Book your ACCA examinations online

You can book your examinations through our online shop. 

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ACCA Full-time

Starts September

This course is designed to allow those who have successfully completed (or been granted exemptions from) papers F1-F9 to complete their ACCA Professional papers in just 9 months. You will study two core papers across six taught hours a week with December exams, before studying the remaining core paper and two option papers in the Spring across four hours a week with June exams. You are assessed through written examinations set and marked by ACCA.


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  • F1,F2 & F3 - £70 per exam
  • F4 - £90 per exam

The next dates available are:

Day Date Time
Friday 11 November 2016 17:00
Friday 25 November 2016 17:00
Monday 5 December 2016 16:30
Monday 12 December 2016 16:30
More dates for January 2017 will be added soon.


All computer based exams are of two hours' duration and are held in the Business School.

If you have any queries regarding the above, please contact Daniel Clegg or by phone 0161 247 3781

Information sheet for CBE students

ACCA Part-time

Download the ACCA Brochure