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ICAEW-CFAB Exam (Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales-Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business)

AUS is an authorized testing center for the ICAEW-CFAB exam. The ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) consists of six modules-Business and Finance, Management Information, Accounting, Law, Assurance, and Principles of Taxation-which provide fundamental knowledge and practical skills in the three key areas of finance, business and accounting. The modules can be taken in any order for maximum convenience and flexibility.

Test Format

The modules are assessed using computer-based assessment exams. Each assessment exam is 1.5 hours long.

Test Rules and Regulations

No mobile phones, calculators or other electronic devices are allowed in the testing room. All other materials or notes must be left outside as well. Bringing any of these items into the test will result in your dismissal.

Test Fees

AED 500 per module

Rescheduling Policy

Candidates must send an email to one week prior to the test date in order to reschedule the exam. The test fee is non-refundable in case of a no-show. 


Steps to Apply:

  • First, applicants must register with the ICAEW as a CFAB student and pay the enrollment fee (£ 20.00) to the ICAEW through the website.
  • Second, as soon as you are registered as CFAB student, you can book your exam date with the AUS Testing Center and pay the exam fee to the AUS Cashier.

For registration, please fill out the CFAB Registration Form.

Required Identification

On the day of the test, students must present their original, valid, signed passport and UAE National ID for identification purposes only. No other form of identification document is accepted.

If any of the above is not available on the day of test, contact the AUS Testing Center immediately.