Professional Accounting

To the right, Rathmines College student Michaela Krieblova receives an award from Principal Bernadette Moore following her outstanding exam success; Paper MA1, Management Information (1st in Ireland and 2nd in the world) 

Rathmines College has been running the ACCA courses for over 25 years. ACCA is the global body for professional accountants with 154,000 members and 432,000 students in over 170 countries.   

Professional Examinations

Rathmines College is a Gold Standard Learning Provider and a licenced Computer Based Examination Centre for ACCA.


Accountancy in a Post COVID World

Recent challenges such as COVID-19 and Brexit have changed the business and career landscape for everyone. In a rapidly changing business environment, the challenges of a global economic shock, the on-going technological revolution, and increasing political change provide an ever-changing context for career success. Thankfully, the accountancy profession remains as relevant as ever to the sustainability of business. The core competencies of financial expertise, ethics and connectivity, means that the accountancy profession is fundamentally important to the creation of sustainable business and economic success into the future.

Rathmines College is a long established provider of Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI), and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) professional accountancy courses. These programmes are designed around the core competencies of expertise, ethics and connectivity. Students develop skills in a range of accountancy areas including bookkeeping, accounts preparation, VAT analysis, credit control, tax, audit and payroll. Participants are introduced to the world of technology from an accounting perspective, meaning that our graduates are well prepared when the time comes to enter the workplace, or progress to university.

For the opportunity to build on solid foundations for your academic and career future, choose accounting, choose Rathmines College