A holder of an Irish Chartered Accountant (ACA/FCA) credential may be eligible sit for the International Qualification Examination (IQEX) if he or she is a member in good standing of CAI and meets the eligibility criteria set forth in the 2017 Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA).
Member in Good Standing
You must be a member in good standing with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
You must have completed one of the following entry routes to the ACA/FCA credential:
You must meet the following examination requirement:
You must meet the following experience requirement:
You must be in compliance with the CPE requirements of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Materials to Be Submitted
The following documents must be submitted to support your application:
Irish ACA/FCAs who obtained their Irish credential by qualifying under a reciprocal agreement that the Irish Institute may have with another professional accountancy organization are not eligible under this agreement. This includes all mutual recognition agreements, reciprocal membership agreements, and other similar agreements which the Irish Institute may have, at any time, had.
Toll Free: 1.888.MY.NASBA
Mail: IQEX Coordinator
- MEMBER CENTER
- Products & Services
- Communications & Outreach
- Legislative Support
- Peer Review Overview, Tools & Resources
- DE&I at NASBA
- Enforcement Tools
- NASBA Awards
- NASBA Nation
- Board Gateway Access
- Executive Director Portal
- Credit Extension Map
- Becoming a CPA
- CPA Exam
- International Qualification Examination (IQEX)
- NASBA International Evaluation Services
- Exam News
- Products and Services