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UPES signs MoU with Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

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Dehradun, 27 Mar: UPES, a multidisciplinary university in Dehradun, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). This partnership aims to offer new avenues for students to advance their education and enrich their careers in the field of finance. ACCA, a globally recognised body, offers accreditation and support to professional accountants across more than 180 countries.

Under this partnership, UPES will also offer the BBA Core (Finance) programme. This specialised programme will be offered in association with ACCA, culminating in ACCA Global Certification, recognised across more than 180 countries.

Furthermore, after acquiring 3 years of work experience, candidates will be eligible for the title of ‘ACCA Member’. Additionally, the partnership will open doors to employment opportunities with top consulting firms such as Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC.

This collaboration will also provide access to ACCA professional development and learning resources and will jointly undertake learning and development initiatives, including competency mapping and skills training.

“This collaboration marks a significant milestone in our commitment to equip students with advanced skills and prepare them for success in the ever-changing landscape. Through our joint efforts with ACCA, students will gain access to globally recognised frameworks and resources essential for enhancing their academic and research endeavours. This partnership is poised to play a key role in shaping a forward-thinking internationally significant educational and training environment,” said Rahul Nainwal, Director, UPES School of Business.

“ACCA is delighted to partner and sign an MoU with UPES. Together, we are committed to enhancing the work readiness of the graduates at UPES by integrating ACCA into the BBA program. This collaboration marks a significant stride towards equipping students with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed for success in today’s dynamic world of work,” added Sajid Khan, Director- India, ACCA.