ACCA APPLIED skills LEVEL

financial management (fm)


The aim of ACCA Financial Management (FM) (F9) is to develop the knowledge and skills expected of a finance manager, in relation to investment, financing, and dividend policy decisions.

The Applied Skills level subject financial reporting is a session based computer exam taken within any of the 4 windows during the year (March June September & December). Applied skills level subjects can be taken in any order.

You may qualify for exemptions which let you start your studies at a level that is consistent with the knowledge and skills gained from prior learning. They provide you with the quickest route to ACCA membership.

Click below to establish any exemptions you may be awarded along with further information and important dates.


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ARE YOU READY FOR FM? 

An important factor in Financial Management exam success is the underpinning knowledge from Management Accounting (MA). To help you get the best possible start to your studies, we're created 4 self-check quizzes to refresh core concepts that you'll build on when studying Financial Management. So, whether you are new to ACCA, haven’t studied for a while, or just want to check how well you know the core materials.  

 Access the Financial Management self-check modules now


practical experience record (PER)

Don't Forget! As part of your journey to become an ACCA member, you must demonstrate relevant skills and experience within a real work environment. This is what ACCA's Practical Experience Requirement (PER) is all about. 

To complete ACCA and gain membership you will need to achieve 36 months of supervised experience. This should be in a relevant accounting or finance role. 

DOWNLOAD THE PER GUIDe FIND OUT MORE ABOUT PER here


contact acca


Contact ACCA by phone, email or web-chat and a dedicated member of the Connect team will be on hand to answer your queries at any time of the year. 

ACCA Connect, 110 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3BX, United Kingdom T: +44 (0)141 582 2000 E: [email protected]





FM SYLLABUS 

The syllabus for Financial Management is designed to equip candidates with the skills that would be expected from a finance manager responsible for the finance function of a business. It prepares candidates for more advanced and specialist study in Advanced Financial Management.


syllabus areas

A) Financial management function B) Financial management environment C) Working capital management D) Investment appraisal E) Business finance F) Business valuations G) Risk management



READY TO MAKE A START with rca?

Step right in and start your ACCA & RCA journey. RCA run all courses twice yearly to help keep you moving through the ACCA qualification with classes running during the spring and autumn terms for FM

"IT'S YOUR TIME TO SHINE"

INCLUDED IN YOUR FM COURSE



Join face to face classes in the prestigious Riddel Hall or login via the live stream, the choice is yours

32-35 hours of classroom lectures

Exam question practice throughout

Online account to recap and reinforce classroom learning (or missed a class! catch up right here)

All course materials included (RCA Course Notes & Kaplan Study Text & Exam Kit)

Tutor support 24/7 via Email, What'sApp or Phone

Regular email updates with assignments and tasks before each class

Flexible payments available 

Pass guarantee.....guaranteed:)





FM Sample lecture (NVP)


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