PRESS RELEASE - DECEMBER 2018 CPA and CAT EXAMINATION RESULTS
30 January, 2019
The Institute of Certified Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR), releases the 13th examinations results i.e. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) conducted in December 2018. Examinations for the 13th sitting were conducted from 3rd -7th December 2018 at four different centres i.e. Kigali Independent University (ULK), University of Kibungo (UNIK), University of Kigali –Musanze campus and University of Rwanda (UR) Huye Campus.
1,576 Students sat for December 2018 examinations. These were made up of 1,165 (CPA) and 411 (CAT) students compared to 1,355 candidates made up of 975 (CPA) and 380 (CAT) who sat in June 2018. The overall average pass rates for December 2018 were 54 % (CPA) and 48% (CAT) compared to 49% (CPA) and 38% (CAT) in June 2018 sitting.
A total of 56 students have fully completed the CPA (R) and CAT (R) qualifications. Out of which 16 (CPA) and 40 (CAT). This brings the total to 63 candidates who have completed CPA(R) qualification and 99 candidates who have completed the CAT(R) qualification.
The Chairman of the professional accountants’ curriculum, education and examinations Commission of ICPAR congratulates all candidates who passed their various examination papers and those that have successfully completed CPA (R) and CAT (R) qualifications.
The management of the ICPAR wishes to thank examiners, moderators, markers, security teams, invigilators, service providers and the Secretariat for their contributions to the examinations process.
We wish to retaliate the institute’s commitment towards increasing the number of qualified skilled personnel needed by the Rwandan market and the region.
For more information contact:
Jean Marie Vianney Muhire
Director of Education Development Service