Discover how our members are making a difference in business
No two careers as a CA are the same.
From world snow-topped mountains to village life in India, our members can be found making a meaningful impact on markets and communities all over the globe.
Get to know some of our over-achievers and discover where life as a CA can take you. You might just be surprised.

Information for employers
Help us shape future business leaders by encouraging your graduates to complete the ACA Program

•    Provide your people with a valuable learning opportunity that combines academic study, business skills training and mentored practical experience.
•    Enjoy the benefits of well-rounded accounting and finance professionals with flexible skills and a holistic understanding of business gained through the ACA Program.
•    ACA Program graduates can work across a range of sectors, including public practice, industry and commerce, the not-for-profit and public sectors.

Boost your business capability

94 per cent of employers talk favourably about the CA Program (Source: Chartered Accountants Employer Tracker)
The CA Program enables graduates to build the kind of skills and knowledge needed in today’s complex business environment. These include analytical and critical thinking, technical expertise and knowledge, as well as practical leadership and communication skills.
Just as importantly, these skills are relevant across a range of sectors, including public practice, industry and commerce, as well as the not-for-profit and public sectors.
Our Program is reviewed by reputable accounting associations throughout the world to ensure we maintain high standards of quality and relevance.
By encouraging your people to reach their potential you’ll also help your business build stronger capabilities, whether you want to explore new opportunities, grow your business or keep abreast of change.

Pathways to entry

Not everybody comes through a traditional pathway to the CA Program, which is why we offer a variety of flexible entry pathways.
Learn more about the entry requirements by referring to our recognised qualifications.
Recognised qualifications
The academic requirements to join the Chartered Accountants Program


Balancing work and study
While candidates are undertaking the CA Program, they’re also able to apply their knowledge on the job through mentored practical experience.
Through online and face-to-face learning, the CA Program provides a flexible approach for candidates to balance work commitments and study.
Attend an information session
We offer tailored in-house presentations on the CA Program and regular face-to-face and online public information sessions.


Information for career advisers
Access useful tools and resources, events and networking opportunities to support your students
•    Access our online information hub for career information for your students
•    We run employer networking and recruitment events for high school and university students
•    Inspire your students through our video testimonials about young Chartered Accountants working across a range of roles and industries
•    Ask us for an Annual Employment Guide with details on the latest in work placements
Encourage your students to explore a career in business and finance with our support.
Our student information hub You unlimited is full of information, tools and careers to assist your students.
As a member you’ll also have access to tools, resources and events to support your work as a career adviser.
For insights on working life in the world of world of business and finance we recommend our CA case studies.
Keep up to date with career events in your region through our national events calendar. Our e-newsletter is another way of keeping up to date with the latest news and events.
You can also share practical tips about creating high quality resumes, job interviews and salary negotiations from our information hub.
Student affiliates
Sign up to become a student affilitate and set yourself on the path to potential career success
•    Become a Student Affiliate and meet top employers and industry leaders at our nationwide employment events
•    Timely updates about vacation and graduate positions
•    Get access to valuable career tips and job advice
Your journey begins here
Becoming a Student Affiliate with us isn’t just the first step on your journey to becoming a Chartered Accountant – it's a great way to show potential employers that you're serious about a career in business and finance.

Our memberships

With two professional designations membership options, we offer a range of ways to join us