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Overview

Course Duration

2 years 6 months

Type of course

Work-Study

Campus where course is offered

ITE College Central

Course Certification

Work-Study Diploma
This Work-Study Diploma course aims to equip graduates with knowledge to perform accounting and financial reporting using cloud accounting software, plus utilising data analytics techniques to generate appropriate accounting information to enable management to formulate plans, control operations and make business decisions.

The course also enables them to conduct audits of financial statements in accordance with the Singapore Standards on Auditing (SSAs) while upholding ethical principles. Graduates will be able to prepare tax computations of tax liability for companies and leverage on tax incentives and allowances as tax planning strategies for the companies.

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Prerequisite:

Understand the basics of Accounting, such as journal entries and possess strong numeracy skills.

Job Role:

The job role of Accounts / Tax Executive includes and is not limited to provision of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable services, performing month end closing activities and bank reconciliation, preparation of financial statements, computation of assessable income and preparation of tax schedules and computation of production cost.

The job role of Advisory Associate includes and is not limited to assistance in planning of the Audit, evaluating internal controls to assess effectiveness, performing substantive testing procedures, assessing adequacy of tax provision, review financial statements, notes and schedules.

Some of our partners:

CLA Global TS  |  1FSS Pte Ltd   |   Numbers Management Pte Ltd   |   Philip Liew & Co    |   ForBis Accounting Pte Ltd


Employers that wish to offer training places, please click HERE.

What you'll learn

  • Perform financial accounting for small entities
  • Prepare reports to support strategic planning
  • Perform assurance engagement in compliance with professional standards
  • Perform corporate reporting in compliance with financial reporting standards
  • Prepare statutory tax filings
  • Perform data extraction and analysis using software and business intelligence tools to generate reports to support decision-making

Entry Requirements

Applicants must meet the following minimum entry requirements:

  1. ITE graduates from any one of the following courses + pass company screening & interview;
    • Nitec with GPA ≥ 2
      • Business Administration
    • Higher Nitec:
      • Accounting (2 years)
      • Accounting (3 years)

    OR

  2. In-service employees+ with:
    • Equivalent qualifications such as Workplace Literacy & Numeracy (WPLN) Level 5 and above
    • Relevant work experience
    • Strong employer endorsement

+In-service employee may be invited for an admission interview

Progression Opportunities

Graduates may be considered for admission to related full-time degree programmes in local universities, subject to meeting the admission requirements of the respective programmes.

Career Opportunities

On completion of this diploma programme, you can take up jobs as Accounts Executive
& Audit Associate.

Accountancy Diploma