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Ways to study

When choosing how you want to study, think about how you like to learn and how much free time you'll have to study. Do you prefer the structure of going into a classroom? Or do you need flexibility to fit your studies around your life?

Browse our ways to study to find the best one to suit you.


Face-to-face learning at one of our local Kaplan training centres, taught by expert tutors on a weekday, weekend or evening. The most structured way to learn.

Live Online

The nearest thing to sitting in a classroom. Join timetabled live lectures online and post questions for live tutor feedback. Gives you structure with the option to watch recorded lectures in your own time.


Study when it suits you with an efficient tutor-led online course using resources designed specifically to keep you motivated and engaged. Combines structure and flexibility.

Currently only available for AAT, CIMA & ACCA

Distance Learning

Self study with printed and online materials for you to work through at your own pace, with tutor support available when you need it. The most flexible way to study.

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CIMA and AAT now available through Classroom, Live Online, OnDemand and Distance Learning study methods.

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Top 10 UK accountancy firms taken from AccountancyAge 2016 Top 50+50 survey. All students have purchased a course within the last 6 months as of April 2017.