Established in 1963, Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) is the national accountancy body that develops, supports and enhances the integrity, status and interests of the profession. ISCA is the largest professional body in Singapore.
ISCA accords the CA Singapore designation. The Chartered Accountant of Singapore (CA Singapore) is a professional who possess the relevant work experience in addition to a recognised accountancy qualification. CAs Singapore are recognised for their professionalism, technical expertise and integrity.
CAs Singapore serve every corner of the world in every industry. Many of them helm some of the most prominent local and international corporations.
Working closely alongside businesses, ISCA connects its membership to an unmatched range of information resources, events, professional development and networking opportunities. At present, there are more than 25,000 members making their strides in businesses across all industries in Singapore and around the world.
ISCA' international outlook and connections are reflected in its membership of regional and international professional organisations like the ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA), the Asia-Oceania Tax Consultants' Association (AOTCA) and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the International Innovation Network (IIN).
The Institute also caters for the training and professional development of its members through regular courses conducted by its training arm, the SAA Global Education (SAA GE).
SAA Global Education, previously known as The Singapore Accountancy Academy, was established in 1985 with a vision to service and foster the needs of the accountancy industry. It has over 25 years of track record as a leading accountancy education provider, attracting and developing talent for the accountancy profession on an international level. It has trained thousands of individuals to upgrade their education and career needs through various academic and continuing professional education programs. There are currently more than 5,000 part time and full time students studying at the SAA GE, with students from Singapore, China, Vietnam, Myanmar, Indonesia, Philippines, and other Asia Pacific region.