Diploma in Advance cost Accounting (DACA)

Manufacturing and service providing activities are carried on all over the country from small villages to small towns to big cities to metros. At each and every phase of manufacturing of a unit and providing of services cost estimation has become essential because selling price of each and every product and services are decided only after deciding the cost of it. Normally in major industrial units they take the assistance of Cost Accountant, normally ICWA to decide cost of particular product or service. But there is scarcity of specialist Cost Accountant in small cities and villages. Moreover due to tax incentives many industries are shifting their operations in rural areas where they need the help of specialist Cost Accountant. But in the absence of specialist Cost Accountant they can take the help of a person who has done such type of course. Moreover a person who has done such type of course can work as assistant to a specialized Cost Accountant and in future with practical experience he can start his own consultancy. Moreover such type of course is also helpful to expand ones knowledge in the area of costing who is already in the same field and even it may become helpful to get promotion in the job.

10 + 2

There will be 36 credits in total, contained within syllabus.

Sr No Name of Subject Subject CodeCredit
1 Basics of Cost Accounting DACA-1 8
2 Various Forms of Costing DACA-2 8
3 Managerial Cost Accounting DACA-3 8
4 Variance Analysis DACA-4 8

Constant Evaluation: (weightage– 30%)
Students will have to submit assignments given to them before the specified time limit.

Final Examination: (weightage– 70%)
Each student will have to appear for final examination at the end of the year and if he/she could not clear examination, they can appear in the next final examination subject to maximum of four trials. If the student cannot clear the examination in four trials then he/she will have to re-register them self for the course.

  • For the successful completion of the course, the student has to complete the assignments as well as Final examination with minimum scoring of 40% marks.