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The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) believes in creating and disseminating knowledge and skills in core and frontier areas through innovative educational programs, research, consulting and publishing and developing a new cadre of citizens with a high level of competence and deep sense of ethics and commitment to the code of professional conduct.

There is no Institution in Pakistan except The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) which offers professional courses Forensic Accounting, Forensic Auditing, Forensic Investigation,Fraud Examination and its allied area/subjects. The courses offered by other Institutes and the Commerce Faculties of the various Universities of Pakistan at the bachelors and master levels, are of academic nature only, as they do not fulfill the conditions which an Institution is required to inherit to be described as a Body of Professional Education.

IFAP News & Events

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP), the Institute of Certified Forensic Accountants (ICFA) USA/Canada, the Institute of Forensic Auditors (IFA) Zimbabwe and the Institute of Forensic Accountants (IFA) Nigeria have launched the International Federation of Forensic Accountants & Auditors (IFFAA) (Federation) after four professional bodies identified a need for a Federation that would provide an international/global networking platform for forensic accounting and forensic auditing professionals.

 

  • First Forensic Audit Firm in

    Pakistan

Tahir Sohail Jaleel Zafar & Co. Chartered Certified Forensic Accountants is established as the first Forensic Audit firm in Pakistan.

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan, introductory information, services and certifications have been gathered at one place.

 

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan, Monthly Newsletter (March, 2014) has been published.

 

  • IFAP Signed MOU with The

    Association of International

    CertifiedPublic Accountants

    (The AICPA/CPAPRO UK/PK)

The Institute of Forensic Accountants Pakistan (IFAP) and The Association of International Certified Public Accountants (The AICPA/CPAPRO UK/PK) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on reciprocal arrangement basis. The MOU allows both accountancy bodies to provide service and support to each other members and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest. This new relationship will reinforce the ties between our two organizations and help us in our mutual goal to further strengthen the international accounting profession.” The MOU specifies the criteria by which members of one body are eligible for membership in the other.

  • IFAP Signed MOU with the

    Islamic Institute of Accounting

    and Finance (IIAF Nigeria)

The Institute of Forensic Accountants Pakistan (IFAP) and the Islamic Institute of Accounting & Finance (IIAF Nigeria) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU allows both accountancy bodies to provide service and support to each other members and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest. This new relationship will reinforce the ties between our two organizations and help us in our mutual goal to further strengthen the international accounting profession.” The MOU specifies the criteria by which members of one body are eligible for membership in the other.

  • IFAP Signed MOU with the

    Institute of Certified Forensic

    Accountants USA/Canada

    (ICFA Belgian Chapter)

The Institute of Forensic Accountants Pakistan (IFAP) and the Institute of Certified Forensic Accountants USA/Canada (Belgian Chapter) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU allows both forensic accountancy bodies to provide service and support to each other members and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest. This new relationship will reinforce the ties between our two organizations and help us in our mutual goal to further strengthen the international accounting profession.” The MOU specifies the criteria by which members of one body are eligible for membership in the other.

  • Appointment of Regional

    Director

The Executive Council of The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan IFAP)® has appointed Mr. Zaheer Shakeel as Regional Director IFAP Abbottabad Region with effect from April 01, 2014 for promotion and development of Forensic Accountant® & Forensic Auditor® (FA) Program in Abbottabad Region.

  • IFAP Results

The Executive Council of The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan IFAP)® has declared result of Forensic Accountant® & Forensic Auditor® (FA) Program Winter/December 2013 Examinations, held in January 2014.

  • Appointment of Executive Director

The Executive Council of The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan IFAP)® has appointed Mr. Abid Ali Anwar (FFA) as Executive Director IFAP, UAE with effect from March 01, 2014 for promotion and development of Forensic Accountant® & Forensic Auditor® (FA) Program in UAE.

  • IFAP Signed Agreement with

    SBM

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) and The School of Business and Management (SBM) Islamabad have entered into an agreement for coaching and training of Forensic Accountant (FA) Program. The agreement allows both bodies to provide service and support to each other and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest.

The Winter/ December Examinations 2013 of The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) are scheduled to be held in last week of January 2014.

  • IFAP Signed MOU with PAC

    Dubai

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) and The Professionals & Accountancy Center, Dubai have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for coaching and training of Forensic Accountants (FA) Program. The MOU allows both bodies to provide service and support to each other and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest.

  • Appointment of Audit firm for

    Forensic Audit

H.A.M.D & Co. Chartered Accountants have been registered as Forensic Auditor on panel of IFAP w.e.f 11th November, 2013.

  • Revision of IFAP Exam System

The Executive Council of the Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) has revised/ changed its exam policy and adopted yearly based exam system instead of Computer Based Exam (CBE) system. The new twice a year exam system will be applicable from July/ Summer 2013 exam. The computer Based Exam (CBE) System has been withdrawn.

  • IFAP Signed MOU with IBM

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) and the Institute of Business Management (IBM) Peshawar / Rawalpindi have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for coaching and training of Forensic Accountant (FA) Program. The MOU allows both bodies to provide service and support to each other and collaborate on joint research, education and on other areas of mutual interest.

  • Diploma in Investigative &

    Forensic Accounting (DIFA)

    Program

Admissions in Diploma in Investigative & Forensic Accounting (DIFA) are open for Winter/ January 2014 Examinations. The last date of registration for Winter/ January 2014 Exams is September 30, 2013. Contact admission@ifap.org.pk for further assistance.

  • Forensic Accountants (FA)

    Program

Admissions in Forensic Accountant (FA) Program are open for Winter/ January 2014 Examinations. The last date of registration for Winter/ January 2014 Exams is September 30, 2013. Contact admission@ifap.org.pk for further assistance.

  • Appointment of Audit firm for

    Forensic Audit

Alliott Hadi Shahid Chartered Accountants - UAE have been registered as Forensic Auditor on panel of IFAP w.e.f 2nd July, 2013.

  • Appointment of Audit firm for

    Forensic Audit

Jalis Ahmed & Co. Chartered Accountants have been registered as Forensic Auditor on panel of IFAP w.e.f 15th June, 2013.

  • Appointment of Audit firm for

    Forensic Audit

Junaidy Shoaib Asad Chartered Accountants have been registered as Forensic Auditor on panel of IFAP w.e.f 1st May, 2013.

  • Registration of Audit Firms for

    Forensic Audit on panel of IFAP

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan is pleased to inform that registration of Audit Firms is in process to authorized them for conducting Forensic Audit, IFAP invite audit firms to submit their profile before JULY 2013 to get registered at panel of Forensic Auditors.

Audit firms which are registered with ICAP (The Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Pakistan) will only be registered at panel of Forensic Auditors.

  • IFAP New Address

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) has been shifted to the new address:
Office # 1, 1st Floor, Sylks Center/ Makkah Center, Plot # 25-A, G-10 Markaz, Islamabad.

  • IFAP Regular Coaching

    Classess for FA Program

IFAP regular coaching classes for Forensic Accountant (FA) program in Islamabad will be started soon. Contact admissions@ifap.org.pk for further assistance.

  • IFAP MOU/ MRA with The Muniff

    Ziauddin Junaidy & Co,

    Chartered Accountants, BKR

    International

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) has signed/ made Mutual Recognition Agreement/ Reciprocal Arrangement/ Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The Muniff Ziauddin Junaidy & Co, Chartered Accountants, BKR International for promotion and development of Forensic Accounting and Auditing Education Profession.

  • IFAP MOU/ MRA with IICFIP, USA

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) has signed/ made Mutual Recognition Agreement/ Reciprocal Arrangement/ Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professionals Inc. (IICFIP) for promotion and development of Forensic Accounting and Auditing Education Profession.

  • IFAP Member Appointment

Mr. Amir Ali Khan, member IFAP has been promoted and appointed as "Director Immigration" in Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Headquarter, Islamabad.

  • IFAP Certificate of Merit,

    Performance & Intelligence

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) with collaboration of Muniff Ziauddin Junaidy & Co. Chartered Accountants, BKR Karachi awarded the International Certificate of Merit, Certificate of Performance and Certificate of Intelligence.

 

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan has announced the methodology for the course of studies.

 

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan requires competent teaching faculty. For queries contact IFAP.

 

  • Special Exemptions

Special Exemptions are available for CAs, CMAs, ACCAs, ACIS/ FCIS, AICS, FICS, AITM, FITM, AIMM, FIMM, Associates/ Fellows of IBP, MBAs, M.Com, Lawyers and other professionals who have more than 5 years practical experience.

  • AFA & FFA Designations

The Institute of Forensic Accountants of Pakistan (IFAP) offers Forensic Accountant (FA) Program Associate & Fellow (AFA & FFA) The Global Mark of Excellence in Forensic Accounting and its allied areas/subjects.

  • Examinations

Examinations of the Institute are held twice a year, in first week of January and July every year.

  • Eligibilty for FA Program

Persons eligible for admission as students will be at least graduates in Commerce or Business Administration of Arts or Science or any equivalent qualification/discipline.

  • Exemptions

Exemptions are offered from the Institute’s Examinations on case to case basis subject to fulfill necessary requirements as prescribed and approved by the Executive Council of the Institute.

Code of Ethics & Standards for Members (AFAs & FFAs) .



A Member of IFFAA

IFFAA

The International Federation of Forensic Accountants & Auditors (IFFAA)