The BSD Accounting Section, through the initiative of Dr. Mohamed Rafiq, Accounting Section Lecturer and the Accounting HoS, Mr. Murruga Prakash, invited Mr. Punit Kumar, CEO, School of Excellence, Approved Learning Partner, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Chennai India to be the guest speaker for the webinar entitled Orientation on ACCA and Career Growth for Accounting Specialization Students. The event was streamed via MS teams last 31st May 2022.
Organized for the accounting specialization students of BSD UTAS-Nizwa, the webinar aimed to motivate students to pursue an ACCA certification as this opens a door for them to better employment and career prospects later. This message was echoed by the BSD-Head of Department, Ms. Nahid Al Shukaili in her welcoming address. Mr. Prakash’s message also emphasized this message of encouragement in his key note address.
During the talk proper, Mr. Punit opened the discussion by emphasizing that ACCA is a globally accepted certification of chartered/public accountants and is recognized by more than 120 countries and by almost all commonwealth nations. He also highlighted the fact that the reputable organization, assists its members on the furtherance of their technical and managerial skills as chartered accountants.
The webinar was attended by both the faculty and students of the Accounting Section. A Certificate of Recognition was awarded to Mr. Punit for his invaluable support as the webinar’s guest speaker. The webinar ended with the vote of thanks which was extended by Yaseen Said Ali Al Rubki, one of the students from the Accounting Advanced Diploma class.