Diploma in International Financial Reporting (DipIFR)

If you are a professional accountant or auditor who works in practice or business, and are qualified according to national accounting standards, then you are eligible to take this ACCA financial reporting qualification.

If you are working in practice, but not yet qualified, then you may still be eligible. You will need to prove that you have one of the following:

  • Two years' relevant accounting experience and a relevant degree (attracting at least ACCA qualification exemptions for the Applied Knowledge and Corporate and Business Law (LW) exams)
  • Two years‘ relevant accounting experience and an ACCA Certificate in International Financial Reporting
  • Three years' relevant accounting experience
  • ACCA affiliate status

To confirm the relevance of a degree please use our Exemptions calculator.

If applying on the basis of experience, please submit a completed experience confirmation form (PDF, 490 KB).


If you don't yet have the entry requirements to start DipIFR, then why not consider our online Certificate in International Financial Reporting (CertIFR)?

To find out more information, visit the CertIFR page