Association of Accounting Technicians ( AAT)

The Association  of Accounting  Technicians,  or AAT, is a  UK qualification and  professional  body  for vocational  accountants, with over  140,000 members worldwide.  It is a  technician  level qualification offering higher apprenticeships which entitles those who have completed the exams and obtained relevant supervised work experience to become an accountant. The programme is divided into three  levels of Foundation Certificate in Accounting, Foundation  Diploma in Accounting, Advanced  Diploma in Accounting, and the Professional Diploma levels. Participants are required to attain competency at each  level in order  to progress to the  next levels. The programme covers  such  modules  as  Finnce Administration, Basic Costing principles, Advanced Boookekeeping, Final Accounts Preparation, Indirect Tax, Accounting Systems and Controls, Financial Statements of Limited Companies.

Target Group

Aspiring Accountants. Accounting and Finance technicians without technical training.

Course Admission Requirements

Holders of BGCSE (O Levels) or equivalent should have at least a Pass in English and Credit in Mathematics. Accounting and Business Studies  subjects are an added advantage for admission. Recognition of Prior Learning also applies.


Mode of Study: 
Full Time
Part Time
Botswana Campus
Business and Information Resource Management
Course Duration: 
2 Years