Kibogora Polytechnic and The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (iCPAR)
The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (iCPAR) has signed a partnership agreement with Kibogora Polytechnic (KP) aimed at harmonizing academic degree program with accountancy professional qualifications currently regulated by iCPAR such as Certified Public Accountants (CPA) and Certified Accounting Technician (CAT).
The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR) is the only Professional accountancy Organization (PAO) mandated by law number 11/2008 to regulate the Accounting profession in the Republic of Rwanda.
The Institute exists to serve public interest and has wide-ranging responsibilities including promotion and adherence to financial reporting, auditing and ethical standards.
The Institute has a responsibility for regulating and promoting efficient accounting practices in public interest.
iCPAR was admitted as an associate member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) in 2012.
KP will benefits on different establishment of structures that ensure that they are delivered by the team that will be mandated to oversee the programs.
After KP become Members of ICPAR are allowed to use the professional designations CPA(R) and CAT(R) after their name. This qualification/designation will be aggressively branded and marketed to employers to enhance its recognition and value locally and internationally.
Job recruitment and advice
A job recruitment platform/ job placement arm caters for placement of the accountants. This function also offer advice on careers.
Discounts on Products and Services
Student will have access to negotiated discounts for services such as holidays, health clubs, insurance schemes etc. These will be arranged by secretariat staff.
Networking and events
Student can attend events organized by the secretariat and this will offer a variety of networking benefits with theirs future employers.
After successful completion of the program, the following avenues are available:
Accounting, Auditing, Tax Consultants, Management Consultants, Finance Directors, Budget Analysts, , Risk Managers, Lecturers, CEOs, CFOs, Finance Managers etc…