Internationally Recognized ACCA Examination Prize Winners
Griffith College has seen its students obtain 86 first places in the examinations in Ireland and 7 first places in the world. Furthermore, over the past two ACCA examinations sittings, more than 50% of Irish ACCA Prizes were won by Griffith College students. Up until now, Griffith College students have won an impressive 316 ACCA Prizes for their examinations at a national and international level. The number of prize winners continues to grow each year. To read more about our students experience in the School of Professional Accountancy in Griffith College, please click here.
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the leading global professional accountancy body in the world, with almost 500,000 members and students in 170 countries.
Griffith College is recognised as holding Platinum Status, the highest level of recognition of quality assurance by the ACCA. Under the ACCA's Universities & Colleges registration scheme, Platinum Status is only given to a small selected number of higher level education institutions in the world.
ACCA - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Internationally Recognized CPA Examination Prize Winners
Griffith College students have performed very well in the CPA examinations. In 2011, 8 of our students achieved first place in the CPA examinations in Ireland. In 2010, 6 of our students achieved first place in Ireland in the CPA examinations. To read more about our students experience in the School of Professional Accountancy in Griffith College, please click here.
'The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) is one of the main Irish accountancy bodies with in excess of 5,000 members and students. CPA Ireland is part of an international community, with CPA members working in over 40 countries around the world. The CPA designation is the most commonly used designation worldwide for professional accountants and the Institute's qualification enjoys wide international recognition.' CPA Ireland Website
Griffith College enjoys the CPA Goldstar Status which is the highest level of quality assurance recognition given by the CPA.
CPA - The Institute Certified Public Accountants
Internationally Recognised CIMA Examination Prize Winners
In 2012, Griffith College students came in the top 10 places in the CIMA examinations.
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants is the world's largest leading professional body of management accountants. CIMA has 203,000 members and students in 173 countries.' CIMA Website
CIMA - Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
The Irish Hospitality Institute Awards
In 2012, Griffith College graduate, Monica Mambo was one of the Hospitality Graduates of the year at the prestigious Irish Hospitality Institute Awards.
Over the recent years, Griffith College students have been shortlisted for the coveted award for the Irish Hospitality Institute Graduate of the year. Please click here for further information.
'The Irish Hospitality Institute (IHI) was founded in 1966 as the professional body for managers in the hotel, tourism and catering industries in Ireland collectively known as the hospitality industry. It is a voluntary non-profit organisation with a focus on the professional interests and needs of managers in the Irish hospitality industry.' IHI Website
The Irish Hospitality Institute is responsible for the Irish Hospitality Institute Awards.
HETAC Student of the Year Prize
Ana Maglajlic was awarded the National HETAC Student of the Year Prize. This is the national award recognising excellence in the academic endeavours of the student. Ana joined Griffith College for the final year of her BA (Hons) in Business Studies as part of a partnership between Griffith College and her home University in Sarajevo.