This class aims to guide students through the foundations of the subject and beyond.
Students will get the chance to apply their problem solving and critical thinking skills within a challenging learning environment that requires active participation. Stop by one of our classes to see for yourself.
CAT – Programme Structure
CAT programme is the Foundation programme for the ACCA.
CAT consists of 9 papers plus Foundations in Professionalism online module.
Introductory Certificate In Financial & Management Accounting
FA1 Recording Financial Transactions
MA1 Management Information
Intermediate Certificate In Financial & Management Accounting
FA2 Maintaining Financial Records
MA2 Managing Costs & Finance
Diploma In Accounting & Business
FAB Accountant in Business
FMA Management Accounting
FFA Financial Accounting
Specialist Papers (Choose 2 only)
FAU Foundations in Audit
FTX Foundations in Taxation*
FFM Foundations in Financial Managment
*FTX is offered in Malaysian variant
- Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
- Bahasa Malaysia Komunikasi 1 (International Students)
- Cultural Studies
- Pengajian Malaysia 1 (Malaysian Students)
- English for Business
Bahasa Kebangsaan A is compulsory for all Malaysian students
- without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia
- without SPM Bahasa Malaysia (applicable to students from UEC, O level, or other equivalent programmes)
CAT – Entry Requirement
1. SPM / GCE O Levels / equivalent
Minimum 5 Credits (5Cs) inclusive of Mathematics and English
2. Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
Minimum 3 Credits (3Bs) inclusive of Mathematics and English
3. Other Year 11 qualification
Case by case, subject to evaluation by the School
Credit for SPM / 1119 / O-Level English; minimum score of Band 4 in MUET, Band 6 in IELTS, or a score of 213 (computer-based) or 79 (internet-based) or 550 (paper-based) in TOEFL.
Malaysian students who do not possess the English requirement stated above, will have to attempt and pass a compulsory English module concurrently in the first semester of CAT programme.
CAT – Career Opportunities
As a foundation course of ACCA, CAT provides specific and relevant accounting knowledge that is applicable in the business and accounting field.
The completion of CAT allows the students an option to pursue ACCA, or to work in accounting related industry, or both at the same time. It offers much flexibility.
At KDU College, we are committed to leading and guiding our students towards achieving their dream of becoming qualified accountants who are able to demonstrate the highest degree of integrity and competency.