Frequently Ask Questions

1Which subject should be opt as first in skills level

For the ACCA exams, it is recommended to start with the F1 exam as it is generally considered to be somewhat easier compared to other skill level exams. However, it's important to note that ACCA does not impose any specific restrictions on the sequence of exams, allowing candidates the flexibility to choose based on their individual preferences and strengths.

2Is ACCA tougher than CA?

The general difficulty level of CA is higher than ACCAand requires more hours. This is also because CA has more papers. Besides that, a considerable difference is visible when the passing rates are compared. For CA, the percentage is between 5% to 20%, whereas, for ACCA, the passing rate is around 40%.

3Is ACCA worth in internationally?

ACCA holds a worldwide reputation for its commitment to excellence. Attaining ACCA certification opens doors to diverse global opportunities in roles related to accounting and finance. Recognized in nearly 170+ countries, this certification stands as one of the most sought-after and financially rewarding qualifications. The ACCA curriculum encompasses essential competencies such as valuations, financial modeling, advanced Excel proficiency, stock market research, and more, ensuring that ACCA-certified professionals remain up-to-date and competitive in the market

4What are the passing ratios of ACCA exams?

Passing ratios of the recent attempt are as follows:


5Where can I find the nearest exam centres for skills and professional level exams
6What does it mean by Platinum , gold and silver status learning partners in ACCA?

Institutions that achieve the highest levels of performance and quality may be designated as Platinum Learning Partners. In contrast, those with slightly lower performance may be defined as Gold or Silver Learning Partners. Tabani’s ecademy is the gold status ALP of ACCA.

7Which ACCA exam is toughest in each level?

KM/FD-ACCA: MA (Management accounting) is considered bit technical in first level of ACCA but not specifically as all exams of this level has passing ratios round-about smiliar.

SKILLS LEVEL: F5 ( Performance management) and F8 (Audit and Assurance)

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL: P7 (Advanced Audit and Assurance)

8Is it easy for a matriculated student to ace in ACCA?

If you have three O Levels, Matriculation or Intermediate then you can start your journey towards ACCA membership with our Foundation Diploma. You just have to mentally prepare yourself, join Tabani’s ecademy i.e gold status ALP teaching ACCA & go for it. It's easy but you've to work hard.

9What is the difference between ACCA n CIMA?

The ACCA qualification focuses more on the technical and financial aspects of accounting. Unlike CIMA, it does not focus on management training related to accountancy, instead focusing more on accountancy principles and the technical side, including tax accountancy and auditing.

10ACCA, certification or degree?

ACCA is a certificate not a degree but you can avail BSc(Hons) Degree in Accounting and finance from Oxford Brookes University after the completion of ACCA exams up till f9. For further details:


11How many exams student can take in single attempt?

ACCA has four exam cycles in a year for both centre-based and remotely invigilated exams. Students can take a maximum of four exams during each exam cycle across a maximum of eight distinct exams over the course of a calendar year. These can be any combination of computer-based and paper-based exams.

For the four sessions, each exam cycle is as follows:

  • March session:1 Jan - 31 March
  • June session:1 April - 30 June
  • September session:1 July - 30 September
  • December session: 1 Oct - 31 December


  1. Which subject should be opt as first in skills level

F7, preferably because it has a good passing ratio and students find it easy after passing F3 exam.

  1. Should sbl exam be attempted at last in professional module

No it should be the first or second after SBR as, it has a good passing ratio.  It gives a better exposure of the professional skills

  1. Is ACCA tougher than CA?

No it is not. It has a proper defined syllabus with a lot of resources to pass the exam earlier.

  1. Is ACCA worth in internationally?

Yes ACCA has it presence in more than 180 countries and is a globally accepted qualification.

  1. As ACCA has multiple entry routes, which one is more worthy and preferable

You can start after matric, inter, A levels, o levels or even after graduation.

No route is preferrable. It depends on the determination of the student.

  1. What are the passing ratios of ACCA exams?

Passing ratios of every attempt are published on ACCA Global Website.

  1. Can ACCAs sign the audit report? Locally and Internationally?

Not in Pakistan but they can all around the globe.

  1. Where can I find the nearest exam centres for skills and professional level exams

On your my ACCA portal WHILE booking for the exam.

  1. How one can book knowledge level/ FD-ACCA exams?

Find the nearest CBE centre and book the exam.

  1. Can we book KM level exam in an exam centre which is not the tuition centre I studied? Certainly, here's a modified version of your question:

Yes you can.

  1. Is it possible to schedule a KM level exam at an examination center different from the tuition center where I received my tuition from?

Yes you can.

  1. What does it mean by Platinum , gold and silver status learning partners in ACCA?

ACCA it self has ranked its institutions on the basis of their results, passing ratios and no. of students.
Tabanis has the platinum status since 5 years and it has the highest rank in the ACCA instituions in Pakistan.

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