Maynooth University

Exemption Criteria - Higher Dipoma in Professional Accounting

To claim exemptions from any part of CA Proficiency 1 (CAP1), candidates must achieve 50% in the required college options.  Exemptions are awarded on an all or nothing basis from CA Proficiency 1.

CAP 1 Subjects College/University Options Required


AC503 Finance for Accounting

Management Accounting

AC205 Management & Cost Accounting

AC505 Management Accounting

Financial Accounting

AC151 Introduction to Accounting

AC501 Financial Accounting


AC203 Taxation: Income Tax & VAT

Law for Accountants

LW180 Business Law and Legal Process

LW480 Law & Governance