Foundation Programme for Singapore QP (FP)
The Foundation Programme provides a pathway into the Singapore Qualification Programme (Singapore QP) for candidates who do not have an Accredited Accounting Degree*. The Foundation Programme of the Academic Base will develop in graduates the base technical knowledge and skills as well as capacities for inquiry, abstract logical thinking, critical analysis, appropriate communication, personal and interpersonal skills required by the accounting profession.
Upon successful completion of the FP, the graduates will be awarded an FP Qualification certificate and be eligible to apply for the Singapore QP Professional Programme.
*Accredited accountancy degrees are degrees that are approved and listed by the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) as appropriate for direct entry into the Singapore QP Professional Programme.
Recognised qualification of a high standard
The FP is a qualification of a high standard which will equip candidates with the knowledge, skills and professional values that are required of a professional accountant in business. Upon completion of FP, graduates will be eligible for the Singapore QP Professional Programme.
Programme of quality
FP is a robust and quality programme with premium branding and well-rounded syllabuses. Learning support and networking opportunities are provided to suit the study and working needs of candidates.
Being a self-study programme, candidates can complete the modules under FP in any sequence and can opt to take exams only, without attending compulsory courses. There is no limitation on the number of modules to be attempted during each semester.
All modules are offered as written examinations. There are 4 intakes in a calendar year, with the first examination in November. For details of the examination schedule, please contact us directly or refer to Timetable under section 4 for an overview.