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From our students

Dear ICB My name is Leanda Swart and I am 25 years old. I'm from George in the Western Cape. At first, I started taking courses at Qualitas and paying for them myself. Then my employer offered me a bursary - one per year. But by accepting the bursaries, I need… Read more »

I started studying B.Com Accounting through UJ (RAU back then) in 2003. My first two years went well, although I experienced some challenges living in the residence - on campus back then. In 2006, I went through a very personally challenging year. Several things happening at once and caused me… Read more »


The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers has been around since 1931. Its role is to improve and maintain the quality, credibility and reputation of bookkeeping, accounting, office management and financial management training and qualifications in southern Africa.

As a Quality Assurance Partner (QAP) of the Finance and Accounting Services Sector Education and Training Authority (Fasset), the ICB is an examining and certification body for several of Fasset’s business qualifications.

All ICB qualifications are accredited on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and the Zambian Vocational Qualifications Framework. ICB graduates are recognised by several professional bodies. 

Studying further with an ICB qualification

ICB graduates can gain more career opportunities by studying further with a number of organisations that recognise ICB qualifications:

Joining a professional body

With an ICB qualification, a graduate can further increase his/her professional profile and network by joining one of the following bodies as a member:

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