Mercury I n s t i t u t e o f Management, establ i s h e d in 2001, is synonymous with quality tertiary tuition in Accountancy and Finance. It is Sri Lanka’s only ACCA Approved Platinum Status Tuition Provider, having been awarded the prestigious Platinum Status for the fifth consecutive time. For anyone hoping to pursue a rewarding career in Accounting and Finance, ACCA at Mercury is the obvious choice.
Platinum lecture panel
Mercury’s Platinum-calibre lecturers are all academically and professionally qualified individuals who have over 14 years of lecturing experience. They also have extensive corporate expertise, which enables them to deliver the subject matter through the use of practical examples, and hence, are fully equipped to coach students from all backgrounds.
Island wide campuses
Mercury is the only ACCA institute with multiple campuses throughout Sri Lanka. There are two campuses in Colpetty, and one each in Dehiwela, Wattala and Galle, with plans to expand to other regions as well. Mercury’s core panel of lecturers’ teach at all these campuses on a rotation basis across the multiple intakes. As such, students are now able to study at a location of their choice, with the guarantee of being coached by Platinum-calibre Mercury lecturers. All these campuses have state-of-the-art lecture rooms, all air-conditioned and equipped with multimedia facilities.
Only institute which holds an Official Graduation
Ceremony for ACCA students Each year, Mercury holds an Official Graduation and Awards Night for ACCA Affiliates and Oxford Brookes Graduates. This Convocation is attended by key ACCA personnel and Oxford Brookes University representatives, and it is an opportunity for Mercury’s students to celebrate their achievements with their families and peers. The graduation is also attended by top corporates, who recruits Mercury’s high performers.
Coaches students towards
all 4 exam sessions Mercury has four intakes for a year, each catering to one of the four examination sessions of ACC A. In addition to this, Mercury also runs special fast-track revision courses. Facilitator for computer-based exams Mercury is a licensed centre for ACCA computer-based exams, and has in place three modern computer labs. With ACCA moving towards a computer-based examination approach for the Skills Level (F5 to F9) from September 2016 onwards, Mercury is facilitating special training sessions in this respect. Students would now be able practice mock exams in a computerised environment, in addition to being specially trained on further enhancing their IT skills. More prize winners than all other institutes combined Since its inception, Mercury has produced 197 prize winners for ACCA, with record numbers at each session. This number of prize winners is higher than all other institutes combined, and this achievement is directly attributable to the level of quality associated with Platinum ranking from UK. As a Platinum Ranked Tuition Provider, Mercury ensures that the pass rate for each subject surpasses the world pass rates, and guarantees passing on the very first attempt. Panel of Oxford Brookes University Registered Mentors In order to guide students in gaining their BSc. (Hons) in Applied Accounting, Mercury is the only institute that has in place a panel of experienced Oxford Brookes University Registered Mentors. This mentor panel has produced several First Class Honours Degree Holders over the years and has been much lauded by Oxford Brookes University, UK. Students following this program will also receive original Kaplan Project Guidebooks free of charge to support the learning experience. Accredited Learning Provider for the University of London MSc Mercury Institute is also an Accredited Learning Provider for the MSc. in Professional Accountancy from the University of London, which is offered in partnership with ACCA. Students are able to gain this prestigious MSc. in just six months upon completing ACCA. Special incentives offered for students after A/Ls For students who have sat for their Cambridge or Edexcel A/ Ls or O/Ls, and for students who will be sitting for their local A/L’s this year, Mercury will be offering a special incentive for the ACCA programme, whereby the ACCA initial registration fee, and 2016 and 2017 subscriptions will be completely waived off, which amount to savings of Rs. 145,000.
Special exemption fee waiver offers for Chartered
and AAT Passed Finalists Chartered Passed Finalists also have the opportunity to join ACCA by claiming exemptions for the Knowledge and Skills Levels (nine subjects) and such students will be entitled to claim the savings on initial registration and two years subscription ‘plus’ the exemption fees would be waived off in full, which amounts to total savings worth Rs. 475,000. AAT Passed Finalists may join ACCA by claiming exemptions for the Knowledge Level. Such students will be entitled to claim the savings on initial registration and two years subscription ‘plus’ the exemption fees would be waived off in full, which amounts to total savings worth Rs. 243,000. In addition to that, Mercury is also the only ACCA Tuition Provider who provides original UK edition Kaplan Study Texts and Revision Kits free of charge for all subjects. So hurry! The next intake commences on 14 September. Call 0718864524, 2370644, 0711212121 or 2710371, mail them at mercury1@ sltnet.lkor visit them at the Edex Mid Year Expo at SLECC on 3 and 4 September (Stalls: 55-58) for more details!