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ATI Level 4 Certificate for Accounting Technicians PT Evening

Belfast Metropolitan College

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  • Qualification

    Cert HE - Certificate of Higher Education

  • Location

    Titanic Quarter Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary


Having a recognised accounting qualification demonstrates expertise, experience and knowledge in accounting. Accounting Technicians Ireland provides an accounting qualification that is recognised by industry as one of the leading accounting qualifications in Ireland.

You may be exempt from some subjects if you have a relevant degree or have studied another professional accounting qualification. Prospective students MUST confirm any exemption entitlement with ATI at BEFORE coming to enrol.

This is a one year Level 4 Certificate programme which is both a standalone qualification AND also the compulsory Entry/1st year of the Level 5 Diploma programme (which itself is a 2 year programme with a separate second year enrolment.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment of the ATI Level 4 Certificate is by external exams arranged by students directly with ATI. BMC offer a linear programme of study and prepare students for the May exam sitting each year.

Career Prospects

Accounting Technicians are qualified accounting professionals that work at all levels of finance. They can work in all types of organisations and are widely employed throughout the public sector, industry and commerce and in private accounting practices. Many who qualify as Accounting Technicians go on to continue their studies, using their qualification as a stepping stone to eventually becoming professional accountants and members of one of the other accounting bodies, opening them up to greater opportunities for careers in accountancy.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 635per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level :

Entry Requirements for Students under 21 years of age : 1 A Level or 2 AS Levels with grades in English and at least one subject from Mathematics or Accountancy not lower than grade C at GCSE level.


University information

Belfast Metropolitan College

  • Campus address

    Belfast Metropolitan College, 7 Queens Road, Belfast, Antrim, BT3 9DT, Northern Ireland

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