International Accreditations


SZABIST has been accredited with ACCA-UK till December 31, 2024.

  • BBA graduates will get exemption of 6 papers (F1, F2, F3, F5, F7 and F9) in ACCA-UK qualification.
  • BS (Accounting & Finance) graduates will get exemption of 9 papers (F1 to F9) in ACCA-UK qualification.

Normally, accreditations and exemptions are sought by, and granted to, Accounting and Finance programs. However, we ensure our curriculum matches international and professional standards, and are given 6 exemptions for our BBA program, for all 5 campuses for 5 years.


SZABIST Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) program is Affiliated with the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute’s University Affiliation Program (UAP).

CFA program is a high-level internationally recognised postgraduate professional certification for investment and financial professionals.

  • As an affiliated university, BBA students of SZABIST have access to CFA scholarships, the CFA Program® eBook curriculum, sample CFA Program exams and Financial Analysts Journal® articles.
  • Scholarships will also be available to permanent faculty for CFA examinations.
  • This affiliation will further enhance job prospects and career growth for our BBA graduates.