Association of Accounting Technicians Qualification Technician


The AAT is the first professional diploma accounting programme offered by the MDI.The programme was introduced in response to an acute shortage of accountants in the Gambia some decades ago. However, the AAT is still one of the most popular accountancy programme in the Gambia.


AAT T 001    Financial Statements

AAT T 002    Financial Performance

AAT T 003    Budgeting

AAT T 004    Internal Control and Accounting System

  • plus 2 electives from the following:
  • Credit Management and control
  • External Auditing
  • Personal Taxation
  • Business Taxation

Duration: 9 Months

Cost: D15,500 + external fees

Career Prospect

The knowledge and skills acquired from the AAT program, opens up wider employment opportunities not only in the financial industry, but in most organizations across every industry. The AAT qualification aims to make starting someone’s career in finance as easy as possible by offering a flexibility that fit into one’s life.

Eligibility/Admission Criteria: The entry requirement of the AAT programme is five (5) WASSCE credits, including both English language and Mathematics.