Programme Overview

Run over 3 years, each trainee will be working Monday to Thursday with one day per week (Friday) in DIT, participating in-class learning over two 15 week semesters (2 semesters each year).

In Year 3, students will satisfy their final year of their 3-year training requirement.

CPA Professional Qualification & Proposed MSc Applied Accounting Subjects include:

  • Advanced Corporate Reporting (CPA Professional 2 exam)                               
  • Audit Practice and Assurance (CPA Professional 2 exam)                                     
  • Advanced Taxation (CPA Professional 2 exam)                                                        
  • Strategy and Leadership   (CPA Professional 2 exam)                                              
  • Communications and Professional Development (DIT MSc Applied Accounting)
  • Corporate Finance    (DIT MSc Applied Accounting)                      
  • Accounting Inquiry   (DIT MSc Applied Accounting)                                          
  • Information Systems (DIT MSc Applied Accounting)
  • Work Based Learning   (DIT MSc Applied Accounting & CPA Ireland)

Application Requirements for CPA Ireland:  

This programme is for candidates who are exempt or completed CPA Ireland’s Formation 1, Formation 2 and Professional 1 exam stages. To check your exemptions, please click here