Finance and accountancy skills are in high demand in business, public sector, by the self-employed and entrepreneurs. At the heart of ACCA-X is the principle of open-access, allowing many individuals to fit affordable study around their lives wherever they find themselves in the world.
—Reza Ali, director of new ventures, ACCA

ACCA’s (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) innovative online learning platform was last night awarded Study Resource of the Year by PQ Magazine at a ceremony held in London. 

ACCA-X was recognised for providing high quality, affordable and relevant financial literacy learning to people all around the world. Supported by online tutors who guide students through exciting and interactive content, ACCA-X is on course to change how accountancy is taught.

Celebrating its second year anniversary in April 2017, ACCA-X has welcomed 175,000-course enrolments from 232 countries and territories. With a diverse learning community including university students, job changers, entrepreneurs and SMEs, the courses prepare learners for Certificates in Financial and Management Accounting or the ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Business. 

 

Reza Ali, director of new ventures, ACCA said: 'ACCA-X is going from strength-to-strength. It is wonderful to be recognised at the PQ Awards as it confirms that we are a truly unique learning resource for those looking to obtain finance and business skills in order to achieve their aspirations.

'We are delighted to provide individuals with the knowledge they need to upgrade their financial skills in order to improve their prospects across all industries. Finance and accountancy skills are in high demand in business, public sector, by the self-employed and entrepreneurs. At the heart of ACCA-X is the principle of open-access, allowing many individuals to fit affordable study around their lives wherever they find themselves in the world.'

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Notes to Editors

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. It offers business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.

ACCA supports its 188,000 members and 480,000 students in 178 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills required by employers. ACCA works through a network of 100 offices and centres and more than 7,110 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development. Through its public interest remit, ACCA promotes appropriate regulation of accounting and conducts relevant research to ensure accountancy continues to grow in reputation and influence.

Founded in 1904, ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. It believes that accountants bring value to economies in all stages of development and seek to develop capacity in the profession and encourage the adoption of global standards. ACCA’s core values are aligned to the needs of employers in all sectors and it ensures that through its range of qualifications, it prepares accountants for business. ACCA seeks to open up the profession to people of all backgrounds and remove artificial barriers, innovating its qualifications and delivery to meet the diverse needs of trainee professionals and their employers.