Tuesday, 18 October 2016
Congratulations to the graduates of Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) thanks to IPAC Education.
The event is to acknowledge and celebrate the students, who have passed 9 papers in one year as well as to announce IPAC’s first batch of CAT graduates.
UiTM has created Centre of Professional Accountancy UiTM (IPAC Education) on March 25, 2015 as a private entity under UiTM Holdings. This centre will be the pioneer and leader in providing professional accounting programmes specifically for the Bumiputeras. Initially, this centre is located at INTEC, Section 17, Shah Alam. IPAC Education Opening Ceremony was officiated by the Minister of Higher Education, YBhg. Dato ‘Seri Idris Jusoh on June 16, 2015.
A total of 117 CAT students from IPAC Education from INTEC Education graduated yesterday. Out of that total, 54 of them received the Chief Executive Award as they scored higher than 75 percent for each semester. A total of 100 percent of the graduates passed the recent June 2016 examinations which exceed the world rates, with 28 percent above the world passing rates. The Certified Accounting Technician or CAT, is a programme at the technician level under the Association of Charted Certified Accountants (ACCA). CAT is a pathway to ACCA, where students will spend four more years to proceed to professional ACCA qualification.
The highlight of the event was Syarah Syahirah bt Sugianto, who have received 100 percent score in Maintaining Finanacial Records. She is the first person in Malaysia and in the world who obtained a perfect score for the paper. Syarah also scored highest in the world for Accounting in Business. The event also celebrated Nabila Syuhada Mohd Kamal Azmy, who obtained 96 percent for Recording Financial Transaction and a 98 percent in Management Information. Last but not least, the event also celebrated and recognised Mohammed Shafiq Mohammed Yunus obtained 96 percent for Maintaining Cost and Finance, the highest in the world.
Venture inside IPAC Education @ INTEC, and enjoy the fast-track to the world of professional accountancy.