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CYPRUS: UCy graduates continue to excel in ICAEW exams

17 February, 2017

The University of Cyprus School of Economics and Management announced that its graduates have won five international awards in the ICAEW professional exams for September and December 2016 sittings.

The successful graduates are Sofia Papageorgiou, Andreas Constantinou, Charalampia Skordi and Martinianos Papadopoulos, who achieved the highest grade worldwide.
In September 2016, Sofia Papageorgiou, who is a 2015 Accounting and Finance graduate trainee for PwC, won First Place and the Spicer & Pegler prize for Financial Accounting & Reporting among 1,788 trainees.
In December 2016, Andreas Constantinou, who is a 2016 Accounting and Finance graduate trainee for PwC, Charalampia Skordi, who is also a 2016 Accounting and Finance graduate trainee for KPMG, and Martinianos Papadopoulos, who is a 2014 Electrical and Computer Engineering graduate trainee also for PwC, won a Joint First Place and the Watts Prize Award for Audit and Assurance among 1,560 trainees.
Martinianos also won the first place and Spicer & Pegler Prize in Financial Accounting and Reporting among 1,518 students in the December 2016 sitting.
Both Audit and Assurance and Financial Accounting and Reporting first place prizes have been consistently won by 25 UCY graduates since 2008.