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Pathway to Success Accredited Accounting Technician (AAT) Examination Professional Assessment (PA) Professional Bridging Examination (PBE) Learning Support Views of HKIAAT Stakeholders
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Guidelines on CPD Activities CPD Programmes
Learning Centre Services and Support Discount Offers Library AAT-branded Merchandise
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Job Opportunity at HKIAAT Employment Placement Service
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Professional Assessment

The values component of the New Qualification Framework will be addressed using a professional programme named as Professional Assessment (PA), to be delivered by the HKIAAT. It will consist of three subjects:

For syllabus of the PA, please click here.

Examination Format and Assessment

The assessment is based solely on a closed-book multiple-choice examination conducted in English. The examination lasts for 1.5 hours. There are 50 multiple-choice questions. Each question carries 2 marks. The total mark is 100.

HKIAAT has prepared the pilot paper of the Examination. Please click here to download.

To assist candidates in preparing the examination, HKIAAT has also developed the Candidate Learning Pack (CLP). Candidates would obtain a copy of CLP for enrolling the Examination.

Enrolment Requirements

Students or graduates of the AAT Examination who have paid the enrolment fee are eligible for enrolment in the PA. To download the enrolment form, please click here.

Examination Dates

The examinations are held in June and December each year.

Timetable for 2017

Date Time

June 2017 Session

Sunday, 11 June 2017
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

December 2017 Session

Sunday, 10 December 2017
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Enrolment and exemption application deadline
June 2017 session: 31 March 2017
December 2017 session: 30 September 2017

Fee Structure

Nature of fees Amount

Package (including enrolment of examination and study pack)

HK$530

Exemption Fee

HK$530

* All fees may be subject to revision. A surchage of HK$150 will be levied on every returned cheque. Fees paid are non-transferrable and non-refundable.

Enrolment Regulations

Student Handbook

All registered students are advised to read the details contained in the Student Handbook carefully. Please note that all information contained in this Handbook is correct as at the date of publication. All changes affecting students will be announced through the HKIAAT e-journal “T/Dialogue”. It is therefore very important that students read this Handbook and the e-journal with great care and observe the rules and regulations contained therein.

For the Student Handbook, please click here.