About us

The Society of Accounting Education (SOAE) has been established in August 2010 under a license issued by the Registrar Joint Stock Companies, City District Government Lahore, Government of Punjab, Punjab, Pakistan under the Societies Registration Act 1860 (Section XXI). The Society of Accounting Education (SOAE) has launched its main program “Certified Financial & Management Accountant (CFMA)”, for the on-going education and setting of qualifying standards to ensure professional competence of its members in the practice of accountancy. The Certified Financial & Management Accountant CFMA) Program has been designed to provide quality education in the Accountancy and Financial Management field with the objective to reach at the level whereby Jobs could be achieved easily, starting from Operation Level to Strategic Level. Its award is as per International standards, and is on competency based with prior recognition of learning and on the academic achievements under the criteria defined in the byelaws of The Society of Accounting Education. Executive Council is the supreme body to evaluate all the cases for certification, its associate and fellow memberships awarded to the students after meeting the required criteria, the memberships spreads and develop the network among the members within & across Pakistan and internationally with proven capability in their chosen profession.

The objects of the Society are the promotion of the accounting profession through increasing knowledge, skill and proficiency of the Society’s members and students, to protect and promote the society welfare and interest and to devise and impose means for testing the qualifications of the candidates for admission to the Society as members and for fitness, practice and character, subject to any statute in this behalf to practice accountancy. Society are conducting regional and national professional development seminars, workshops, forums, conferences, convocations and events with the focus groups and will be kept abreast of contemporary issues concerning to accounting standards, taxation updates, management consulting practices, financial planning and topical concerns with a special emphasis affecting the organization.

By the Grace of Almighty Allah we are achieving our Society goals step by step. Since inception of SOAE activities, we are working day and night on all the areas which could boost the levels of the professional education and its sound credibility in the International Market. Our members are unique in the sense that they have opportunities all over the world due to accreditation of Certified Financial & Management Accountant (CFMA) Program by the institutions around the globe.
I hereby appreciate the remarkable efforts of our entire Executive Council, Regional Coordinators and SOAE team for successfully holding various seminars, workshops, forums, convocations and conferences.
I am pleased to congratulate all members / students for chosen an internationally standardized professional certification to boost their career. Our commitment to add value to skills of members and students has made it possible.
At present SOAE is offering Certified Financial & Management Accountant (CFMA) professional memberships and various short courses on coaching and Distant Learning Program (DLP) as well self study basis. E- Library will be available for the students to equip their knowledge and expertise on the website. All these programs have been designed professionally and matching with the market acceptable standards. Expert view has also been taken from the financial experts, industrialists and business community, nationally and internationally.
Needless to say, our courses are industry specific, highly focused and therefore ensure right placement in the right organizations for our members.
We always strive to be highly innovative in our approach towards adding values for our worthy members. I am confident that our efforts of CPD, mostly free of cost for our members/students are going on and will continuously updating the knowledge and expertise with the application of modern techniques.
I heartily welcome all of you to join SOAE family and give boost to your career.

God Bless You All.

(Dr. Ansar Ali Noor)

The Vision Statement
To be the foremost accountancy professional body in Pakistan and to be a leading body in providing platform to promote amity among accounting educators and professionals in Pakistan.

The Mission Statement
Our mission is to contribute towards the advancement of accounting education, research and practice governed by human values and to be the trusted profession providing reliable answers and exceptional services, while building relationships of mutual respect.

  • To promote the accounting education through increasing the knowledge, skills and proficiency of the organization’s members and students..
  • To protect and promote the Organization’s welfare and interest.
  • To develop and implement the means for testing the qualification of the candidates for admission to the Society.
  • To maintain and advance the continued fitness and competency of members to practice accountancy by means of Continuing Professional Education and Professional Development.
  • To be informed of contemporary issues concerning to accounting and auditing standards, taxation updates, management consulting practices, financial planning, statutory regulations and topical concerns.
  • To ensure that the members of the Society adhere to the highest international standards of professional expertise in knowledge, skills, judgments, decision making and integrity to protect and serve the interest of the public.
  • This is the unique education program has been developed keeping in view the accounting issues / problems being faced practically in the private and public sector, therefore, Society will initially offer Certified FinanciaL & Management Accountant (CFMA) Program.
  • The full memberships / designation will be awarded after analyzing curriculum vitae, including the educational background, professional and work experience of the applicant, as well as requests for prerequisite course exemptions, may be submitted to the President of the Society.
  • The Society will award the Membership as Associate /Fellow Member of Certified Financial & Management Accountant.
  • The Society will supervise and regulate the accountancy profession and to promote the highest standards of professional and business conduct, and to enhance the quality of services, offered by professional accountants in Pakistan..
  • The Society will launch various certificate / diploma courses according to the market demand, time to time.
SOAE Office/Core Team
Corporate Secretariat
Dr. Ansar Ali Noor President
Mr. Iftikhar Ali Vice President / Program Director
Mr. Ghulam Nabi Secretary / Registrar
Mr. Muhammad Faheem Assistant Customer Relation Officer
Finance Division
Mrs. Amina Treasurer / Finance Secretary
Mr. Kashif Mahmood Asst. to Treasurer
Mr. Shan Elahi Finance Executive
Examination Board
Dr. Ansar Ali Noor Chairman
Iftikhar Ali Member

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