Special Pathway for MIA Members

The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) is pleased to inform that the special pathway to Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) members to become a Certified Public Accountant of Malaysia for interested and eligible MIA members in practice has been extended to November 30, 2022.

MIA members who wish to become a member of MICPA should meet the following requirements:

  • MIA member who has been practising as an approved auditor for the past 2 years; and/or
  • MIA member who has been practising as an approved tax agent under a tax license issued under Section 153 of the Income Tax Act, 1967 for the past 2 years; and/or
  • MIA member who has been practising as an approved liquidator under Section 433 of the Companies Act, 2016.
  • A current MIA member in good standing and holds a valid practising certificate with MIA (where applicable).
  • Possesses a Degree in Accounting accredited by MICPA only in respect of Approved Auditor or Approved Tax Agent.
  • In total, must have at least 10 years’ working experience in the field of accounting, auditing, taxation, restructuring and insolvency.
  • Has not been subjected to disciplinary action.
  • Has passed the MIA/AOB practice review in the past 3 consecutive years (if any). If such a review has not been done, then a Financial Statements Review may be carried out (Applicable to an approved auditor with less than 5 years’ post licensing experience).
  • Complied with the MIA Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements of the past 3 consecutive years.

Upon meeting the above requirements, qualified MIA members will be required to attend an admission interview with MICPA’s Membership Admission Panel. Successful MIA members will be exempted from the 3 years’ practical experience requirement provided the work experiences are compatible with MICPA’s requirement.

Please complete the form or contact membership@micpa.com.my for more information.


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Contact details

👤 MICPA’s Membership Service Department
+6 03-2698 9622