Exemption Policy

ICSAN Excemption Policy

Non degree holders will start form the foundation stage. They must however possess the minimum entry requirement which is five O level credits and must include English Language and Mathematics.

Graduates with related degrees (B.Sc./HND Accounting, LL.B, ICSAN’S CPA and B.Sc/HND Finance) are exempted from all subjects in Foundation, Pre Professional and Professional Programme Part 1 stages, such degree holders shall be required to write and pass all the subjects in Professional Programme Part 2.

Non-related degrees holders are exempted from Foundation, Pre Professional, Strategic and Operations Management and Management Accounting in Professional Programme Part 1 and shall be required to write and pass six subjects i.e. Corporate Law and Financial Accounting in Professional Programme Part1 and the subjects in Professional Programme Part 2.

Holders of professional qualifications (ACA, ACCA, CIMA and CIBN) are exempted from all subjects in Foundation, Pre Professional and Professional Programme Part 1 stages, such degree holders shall be required to write and pass all the subjects in Professional Programme Part 2.

Holders of other professional qualifications are exempted from the Foundation and Pre Professional stages and will be required to write and pass all the subjects in Professional Programme Parts 1 & 2.

EXEMPTION FEES

Holders of other professional qualifications = N16,000
Non-related degree holders = N20,000
Related degrees and professional Qualifications = N24,000

QualificationsFoundation StagePre-Professional StageCorporate LawFinancial AccountingStrategic & Operations ManagementManagement AccountingCorporate Administration Corporate GovernanceCorporate SecretaryshipCorporate Financial Management
SSCE & NECOCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
Ordinary National DiplomaCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
Law GraduateExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
Accounting/ Banking & Finance Graduate (B.Sc or HND) CIBN, ICAN, ACCAExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
ICSAN's CPA GraduateExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
Non Related Degrees i.e B.Sc, HND, PGD ( e.g Economics)ExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory
CITN, CIA, CIPMN and other Professional Qualifications approved by ICSAN Council.ExemptedExemptedCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsoryCompulsory