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Diploma in Accounting

Accredited by the Council of Educational Evaluation-Accreditation (S.E.K.A.P.)
Subsided by the Government of Cyprus.

Upon completion of their studies, students will be able to:

  • Apply a comprehensive knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles that is appropriate in the recording and reporting of financial information

  • Use analysis, techniques and evaluation skills to solve and to advise on general accounting issues

  • Prepare, analyze and use financial reports for decision-making

  • Interact appropriately and effectively with others in accounting setting

  • Understand standards of professional conduct and ethical issues related to accounting and to their areas of specialization and

  • Move on for further academic and professional studies

Duration: 2 years
Language: English
Location: Intercollege Limassol

Career Prospects

Holders of the Diploma in Accounting may be employed in accounting offices and audit firms or choose to continue their studies in order to earn the BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance awarded by Middlesex University, delivered by Intercollege exclusively in Limassol. For those who wish to become professional accountants, the Diploma in Accounting earns certain exemptions from the professional examinations of the ACCA.


Below you will find an indicative distribution ot the programme’s courses by semester.  You may also review the entire programme here.

Year 1

Semester 1

A/A Course Code Course Name Number of ECTS
1 ACT-105 Financial Accounting I 6
2 ACT-125 Management Accounting I 6
3 ECON-261 Principles of Microeconomics 6
4 COMP-150 Microterminal Applications 6
5 ENGL-100 Basic Writing 6

Semester 2

A/A Course Code Course Name Number of ECTS
1 ACT-107 Financial Accounting II 6
2 ACT-130 Management Accounting II 6
3 ACT-200 Investment Appraisal 6
4 ECON-262 Principles of Microeconomics 6
5 ENGL-101 English Composition 6

Year 2

Semester 3

A/A Course Code Course Name Number of ECTS
1 ACT-135 The Business Environment 6
2 ACT-220 Auditing I 6
3 ACT-230 Taxation I 6
4 MATH-160A College Algebra 6
5 PSY-110 General Psycology I 6

Semester 4

A/A Course Code Course Name Number of ECTS
1 ACT-215 The Legal Environment 6
2 ACT-225 Auditing II 6
3 ACT-235 Taxation II 6
4 MGT-281 Introduction to Management 6
5 PSY-111 General Psychology II 6