High Achieving Accounting Graduates Receive Awards for Excellence

ITT-ACCA-Awards Three students of accounting today, Tuesday 8th of December, received awards for excellence in recognition of their exceptional performance in the examinations of the accounting degree programme at IT Tralee. The awards for academic achievement were presented by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) which grants exemption accreditation to graduates of the IT Tralee accounting degree.

The high achieving students were Desmond King (Abbeyfeale), Caroline McElligott (Tralee) and Christina Mangan (Killarney). The awards for the academic achievement were presented by Una McShane (ACCA Training Manager) who commended the students on their success and outlined the range of career opportunities in accounting and finance that were now available to graduates of IT Tralee programme.

About the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

ACCA is the largest and fastest-growing international accountancy body. 362,000 students and 131,500 members in over 170 countries are served by more than 80 staffed offices and other centres world wide. Approximately 7,500 members and 11,500 students located in Ireland.

ACCA's mission is to work in the public interest to provide quality professional opportunities to people of ability and application, to promote the highest ethical and governance standards and to be a leader in the development of the accountancy profession.