Ramkumar Raman, an 18-year-old Indian boy from the UAE has become the youngest CA in the world. A graduate from Indian High School, Dubai, Mr Raman has been recognised by officials in the ACCA Middle East as the youngest ACCA affiliate ever registered among all other candidates, affiliates and members.
ACCA candidates generally start their qualification journey at the age of 18. The examinations are split into three levels namely - The Knowledge module, Skills module and the Professional module totally making 14 papers. These papers are attempted over a span of three years. Mr. Raman started preparing for these examinations in September 2012 and gave the final paper in June 2015.