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If you are looking for Weekend PGDM(International Accounting) + US CPA  – CLICK HERE

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Admission Open

Application Last date: 30th June 2024


 380+ Live Online Classes

6-8 Hours per Week

(Only on Saturdays & Sundays)


INR 125000/- (All Inclusive)

Avail a Professional Scholarship of up to INR 15000/-

Includes full access to Beckers’ Review Material (Print & Online)



Graduate in Commerce / Management / Accounting / CA / CMA / CS / ACCA with minimum one year experience in finance domain.


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With the convergence of global accounting practices and emergence of technology-based accounting practices, today, the demand for accounting professionals with skills to audit, analyse and manage international financial reporting and investor relations are at their peak than never in the history. The presence of literally every transnational corporation in US, as well as two-thirds of large corporations of the globe headquartered in US, the accounting processes are also focused accordingly. The ISME PGPM (International Accounting) + US CPA is uniquely designed to prepare a full-fledged accounting professional with (1) Knowledge of International Accounting Practices and (2) Technical Skills for Accounting Processes through skill-enhancing workshops, and the programme is designed and scheduled such that the student is able to complete his US CPA certification, while he is also earning a Post-Graduate Certificate.

Rigorous Coaching through Beckers’ Premium Review Materials

Live Online Classes from CPA Certified Faculty working in Big Accounting Firms & Investment Banks

Structured and Rigorous Methodology to ensure Learning Discipline

Academic break for Financial Year Ending

Assured placement with Rs 6-9 Lacs on successful completion of program

ISME has been successfully placing students since its inception and ISME alumni are working with various financial, accounting and audit firms, Ernst & Young, Delloitte, Grant Thronton, PWC and KPMG, to name a few. At the end of the program, student is assured of being placed by ISME with well-known multinational accounting & audit firms. The career opportunities to pursue international jobs also enhance with the US CPA program.


100% Preparation for all 4 CPA exams & CPA Licensing
Placement promise with major accounting firms
Managerial & Leadership Skills for an International Management Career in Finance
Case Studies & Live Projects to upskill the Classroom Learning
Workshops on Finance, FinTech & Accounting and Financial Analytics


Why is this PG Certificate required for you?

While earning your US CPA certification, you will also be earning a reputed Post Graduate Program in Management specialised in finance

Candidate Resources available to Indian CPA Aspirants from AICPA
Listen to Henrietta Eve, Senior Manager, Product Development, AICPA, USA presenting a load of candidate support resources those can be used to prepare for CPA licensing, especially by Indian CPA aspirants
Detailed CPA Exam Process & Structure
Listen to Michael Decker, VP-CPA Examination & Pipeline, AICPA, USA explaining a detailed structure of CPA exams, process, do's & don'ts and also a blueprint of exam for each of subjects - FAR, AUD, BEC & REG
CPA Licensing Process for Indian Candidates
Listen to Henrietta Eve, Senior Manager, Product Development, AICPA, USA explaining the detailed process for obtaining the bonafide US CPA license for international/Indian candidates.
Requirements to earn a CPA License
Listen to Henrietta Eve, Senior Manager, Product Development, AICPA, USA explaining the complete information about the FOUR requirements to earn the bonafide US CPA license.
What is CPA? | Accountant vs CPA
Listen to Michael Decker, VP - Examinations and Pipeline, AICPA, USA explaining why CPA is the most demanded professional qualification across the globe. Also understand the difference between an Accountant and CPA.
CPA Exams are now held in India
Listen to Micheal Decker, VP-CPA Examination & Pipeline, AICPA USA explaining how and why of CPA exams being held in India now and how this is advantageous immensely to Indian Accounting Professionals

CPA is the highest accounting credential worldwide. The US CPA designation ensures international recognition for finance and accounting professionals. The US CPAs are in demand across various companies and industries. Typically, most organizations need CPAs and auditors. Besides, most of the CPAs work as business consultants and tax professionals. Their expertise in finance and accounting leads to attaining high salaries. According to AICPA’s survey, the CPA fresher salary in the US is $66,000 per annum. The average salary for a CPA in the US is $119,000, with 20 years of experience, one could command more than $160,000 annual pay.

Career Choices for CPAs:

  • Risk and Compliance Professional
  • Senior Financial Analyst
  • Accounting Software Developer
  • Corporate Controller
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Information technology Accountant
  • Finance Director

Roadmap to US CPA

You will also be certified by our CPA faculty for CPA Licensing for meeting your work experience requirement of US State Accounting Boards


Four Exams to Pass to Apply for CPA License:

Steps to Become US CPA

  • Check Eligibility
  • Submit application & transcripts to an Accounting Board
  • Get ATT (Authorization to Test) and NTS (Notice to Schedule)
  • Prepare for the 4 Exams with ISME’s CPA + PGPM
  • Prepare for the 4 Exams with ISME’s CPA + PGPM
  • Pick Test Centre & Take (and pass) Exam
  • Take the Ethics Exam
  • Ensure you have completed 150 credit hours of College Learning in the field of Accounting & Finance
  • Apply for License from AICPA
  • Maintain your CPA with Continuing Education

Eligibility to apply for CPA License:

CPA license is issued by the 55 state boards of accountancy of the US that are part of NASBA. Each state board has different eligibility criteria that the aspirant needs to meet to take the US CPA exams.

  • Master’s Degree in any of the streams of Commerce, Accounting or Finance
  • An aspirant needs 120 credits to take the US CPA exams and 150 credits to get his CPA license
  • It’s considered that one year of university education in India is equal to 30 credits of US education
  • In some cases, first division graduates of a three-year degree from NAAC-A accredited universities of India are qualified to take the US CPA exams too.

Eligibility to apply for The ISME PGPM (International Accounting) + US CPA:

Graduate/ Post Graduate in Commerce / Management / Accounting / CA / CMA / CS / ACCA with preferably one year experience in finance domain.

Term – 1

Term – 2

Term – 3

Term – 4

Regulation (REG)
Jul’24 – Sep’24
15 Week | 120 hours

Financial Accounting and Reporting ( FAR)
Oct’24 – Jan’25
15 Week | 120 hours

Business Analysis and Reporting (BAR)
May’25 – Jul’25
15 Week | 120 hours

Audit and Attestation (AUD)
Sep’25 – Jan’26
15 Week | 120 hours

Term – 1

  • Economic Decisions for Decision Making
  • Quantitative Methods for Management
  • Managing People & Organisations
  • Business Analytics & Advanced Excel

Term – 2

  • Marketing Management
  • Applied Financial Management
  • Project Management
  • FinTech & RegTech

Term – 3

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR)

Term – 4

  • Regulation (REG)

Term – 5

  • Business Environment and Concepts (BEC)

Term – 6

  • Auditing and Attestation (AUD)

Term – 7

  • Accounting & Financial Analytics
  • Security Analysis & Portfolio Management
  • Derivatives & Alternative Investments
  • Multinational Financial Management
  • Structured rigour in the program
  • Weekend Classes (Saturday & Sunday)
  • 6- 8 hours on the weekend
  • CPA Certified Industry Practitioners & Faculty from USA
  • Self-paced learning content by Becker Professional Education
  • Value-added Skill Enhancement Workshops
  • 380+ Hours of Live classes
  • 24*7 access to online program material
  • Access to 240+ hours of exclusive recordings
  • 6500 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 250 task-based simulations and study planner
  • Access to mock exams
  • One-on-one discussion with Expert Mentors

Schedules customised for Financial Year Ending Load

No Classes during Jan-March Period

Prasad Dhulipalla, CPA, Grand Thronton, Ex-EY

Kiran Agarwal, CA, CPA, NetApp, Ex-KPMG

Sumit Tawari, CA, CPA, CMA, Tox Pressotechnik

Highly Experienced Faculty comprising of CPA Practitioners, Industry Leaders, International Scholars & Accomplished Academicians

Our CPA faculty are practising experts with major accounting firms & Big4 Audit firms

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On successful completion you would earn:

  • US CPA License (Subject to meeting all AICPA/NASBA/State Board Requirements)
  • Post Graduate Certification in Management (Finance)

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