DADAS – The Hong Kong Management Association
Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies

Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies

Overview

The Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (DADAS) offered by The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) is specially designed for those who wish to enter in the accounting and finance industries at para-professional level. This programme provides a good opportunity for candidates to build up solid accountancy knowledge and techniques.

DADAS aims at developing students’ accountancy knowledge and skills at an advanced level. The curriculum is developed based on the syllabi of the Applied Knowledge and Applied Skills exams of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

DADAS graduates can articulate to BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (BAAF) offered by University of Greenwich in collaboration with HKMA. DADAS and BAAF are ACCA approved programmes. Graduates who have completed both programmes are eligible to apply for ACCA exam exemptions upto 9 papers (F1 – F9).

May 28
Information Session
Time:
19:15 - 20:15


Information at a Glance

Commencement Date:

September 22, 2020

Deadline for New Application:

June 12, 2020

Tuition fee for Members:

HK$5,100

Tuition fee for Non-members:

HK$5,400

Medium of Instruction:

English

Mode of Instruction:

Face-to-face
Brochure Timetable

Details

Structure

The DADAS programme is a part-time evening programme and can be completed in 1 year. The Programme consists of 4 modules and the structure is listed as follows:

Module No. of Lectures Lecture Time
DADAS 01 Corporate & Business Law 20 7:00pm – 10:00pm
DADAS 02 Performance Management
DADAS 03 Hong Kong Taxation
DADAS 04 Financial Reporting

Articulation Path

ACCA offers F1 – F9 exemptions to the graduates who have completed BOTH DADAS and BAAF programme.

Graduates of DADAS programme can articulate to the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance programme (BAAF) offered by University of Greenwich.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Accounting and Finance (1 year)

(Reg. no. 251227)
University of Greenwich, UK

Advanced Diploma in
Professional Accounting Studies (1 year)

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.


Admissions

Fee

Application Fee: HK$250 (Waived)

HKMA member: HK$20,400 (HK$5,100 x 4 modules)
Non-member: HK$21,600 (HK$5,400 x 4 modules)


Entry Requirements

General Entry

  • Holders of Accountancy-related diploma; or
  • Holders of HKMA Diploma in Accounting Studies / Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies (DDAS) / Advanced Diploma in Management Studies / Business-related Professional Diploma; or
  • Equivalent qualifications.

Mature Student Route

  • Obtained Level 2 or above in 5 HKDSE subjects including English and Mathematics; or
  • Obtained grade E or above in 5 HKCEE subject including English (Syllabus B) and Mathematics; or
  • Obtained grade E or above in 2 AS Level and/or 1 A Level subject including English; and
  • 21 years old or above AND a minimum 2 years of working experience

Exemption

Exemption may be offered to applicants based on prior learning in accountancy studies in diploma level. It is subject to the final decision of the Association.

Enquiry

Course Details

Mr Michael Lee
Phone: 2774 8513
Email: dadas.dpd@hkma.org.hk
 
Ms Mandy Kwok
Phone: 2774 8599
Email: dadas.dpd@hkma.org.hk

General Enquiry / Course Enrolment / Membership

Phone: 2774 8500 or 2774 8501
Email: hkma@hkma.org.hk / enrol@hkma.org.hk
Fax: 2365 1000

Payment Methods