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    June 2020 exams, registration extended

    Amid the global havoc of coronavirus pandemic-COVID-19 and nation-wide lock-down, ICPAR June 2020 Exams registration has been extended until the 15th of May 2020. Therefore, All examination dates have been revised and will be conducted from the 3rd to 7th of August 2020.

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    Important Notice

    Due to the coronavirus outbreak, ICPAR offices will be closed to the general public, however, phone and online services will still be available. Our staff continues to work from home and remotely during this pandemic and is available during the workday. We apologize for any inconvenience caused during this temporary closure.

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    Notice of Postponement of CPD Events and Annual General Meeting


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    Exemption Policy


    ”The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda(ICPAR) has established a new exemption policy for CPA(R) and CAT(R) students.”

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    Updated CPA Examination Syllabus




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    New CPA Progression Rules




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    New CAT Progression Rules




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    Transition Rules - New CAT


    Guidance for students on transition rules for new Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) Program.


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    Sanctions against Firms and Practitioners for Professional Misconduct


    In line with Article 45 of the Law n° 11/2008 of 06/05/2008 establishing ICPAR

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    ICPAR Strategy 2017-2021


    The strategy to 2021 will enable the Institute to meet the demand for high-quality professional accountants and technicians which are essential to grow Rwanda’s economy.

About us

The Institute exists to serve public interest and has wide-ranging responsibilities including promotion and adherence to financial reporting, auditing and ethical standards.

ICPAR Strategy in brief 2017-2021

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What we do

We regulate the accountancy profession; We preserve the integrity of the accounting profession; We promote the competence and the capacities of own members.

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STUDENTS

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

CPA:
Senior Six Examination Score of 30 points and above or its equivalent
CAT: Senior Six Examination Score of 15 points or more


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STUDY MATERIAL

CPA: Foundation level
Intermediate
Advanced
CAT: Level 1; Level 2



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EXAMINATIONS

The CPA & CAT Examination is held twice a year in June and December.
To proceed next level you must complete the previours level.



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MEMBER SERVICES

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Industry recognition;
Job recruitment and advice;
CPD Training;
Examption for further study;
Networking and events;
Discounts on products and service.

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JOIN US

As a CPA(R) - ICPAR is developing guidance on how to qualify as a CPA(R) and is developing modelities for establishing a Rwanda CPA certificate.
As a CAT(R) - To be eligible you must hold a CAT Certificate completed at iCPAR or a body of professional accountants outside Rwanda which is a full member of IFAC.

Membership Application Form

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PRACTICING CERTIFICATE

Any one who wishes to engage in public practice of accountancy shall apply to the President of the Institute to be so licensed.

Applicante must be members of the Institute or in the process of applying to be a CPA.

Practicing Certificate Application Form

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In Rwanda, we pride ourselves in good governance and accountability. Without quality accountants you cannot achieve accountability.

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