Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy, Islamabad


Audit & Accounts Training Institute (AATI), Islamabad was established in 1984 headed by Director (BS-19). On 5th May 2015, the institute was renamed as Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy (PAAA).

Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy, Islamabad (formerly AATI) has been imparting CPD trainings to officers/officials of Pakistan Audit Department (PAD) & Controller General of Accounts (CGA) since 1984. PAAA has been involved in capacity building of officers and staff of PAD and CGA and their field offices located at Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Gilgit-Baltistan and AJK.

Core areas of Training are as follows:

  • Financial Reporting
  • Auditing
  • Management – Government Rules and Regulation
  • Information Technology

In addition, PAAA, Islamabad conducts demand / request based courses for officers and staff of PAD and other Ministries, departments etc. on need basis. The Academy is mandated to offer the courses to officers/officials from BS-1 to BS-19.


Training Core Areas:

In order to achieve its objectives, PAAA, Islamabad offers trainings/courses etc. as follows:

  1. Public Sector Financial Management
  2. Trainings of Chief Finance and Accounts Officers (CFAOs)
  3. Internal Controls and Internal Audit
  4. Course on SAP R/3 ( FI) 
    a. Budgeting on SAP
    b. Accounting and Financial Reporting on SAP
  5. Course on Audit Command Language (Basic, Intermediate and Advance Level)
  6. New Accounting Model (NAM)
  7. Financial Audit Manual (FAM)
  8. Information System Auditing
  9. Auditing the Procurement Function
  10. Project/ Program Audit
  11. Basic IT related courses i.e. MS Office, In page, CISA, CISM etc.

Level of Participants for Identified Courses :

Sr No



Level/ Scale


Financial Audit Manual


BPS 21


Trainings for Chief Finance and Accounts Officers


BPS 20


Trainings of Senior Officers

DGs/ Directors

BPS 19-20


Trainings of officers

AOs & AAOs

BPS 17-18


Computer Competency Practical Training (CCPT)

Senior Auditors

BPS 16






Lab Conference Room

Class Rooms (2)

Prayer Room



PAAA, Islamabad-Calendar 2021 – 2022 at a Glance

S#CoursesDuration (days)
  July 2021
1.Audit Command Language (ACL)- Foundation05
2.Certification Audit (CPD Mandatory)05
3.Training workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory) (Topic to be Short Listed)03
August 2021
4.Audit Command Language (ACL)- Intermediate05
5.Data Extraction05
6.Audit of Contract Management Especially Mega Project(Public Private Partnership) (CPD Mandatory)03
September 2021
7.Audit Command Language (ACL)- Advanced05
8.Training For Chief Finance & Accounts Officers (CF&AOs)05
9.Audit of Social Safety Nets (Mainly For Audit Staff of DGA (SSN)03
October 2021
10.Understanding of Public Financial Management at Federal & Provincial Level & Strategic Level / Fiscal and Monetary Policy (CPD Mandatory)05
 11.Quality Management Framework (QMF-EY)02
12.ACL Scripting03
November 2021
13.Computer Competency Practical Training (CCPT)20
14.Training Workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD mandatory)03
December 2021
15.Audit of Banks (CPD Mandatory)05
16.Preparation Of Appropriation Account (CPD Mandatory)03
17.MS Excel (Advance)03
January 2022
18.International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) (CPD Mandatory)03
19Public Sector Development Frame Work03
20. SAP FI03
February 2022
21.Corporate Governance Frame Work In Public Sector05
22.Training workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory)03
23.Secretariat Instruction/ Rules of Business04
24.Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)05
March 2022
25.Pension Audit02
26.Managing Work For Departmental Accounts Committees (DAC & PAC) (CPD Mandatory)05
27Public Debt Management03
28.Training workshop on Thematic Audit (CPD Mandatory)03
April 2022
29.Environment Audit03
30.Climate Change And Disaster Management Including Disaster Related Aid (Mainly For Audit Staff Of DGA (CC&E)04
May 2022
31.Audit of Fraud And Corruption / Forensic Audit05
June 2022
32.Certified Information System Audit (CISA)05
33.Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) (CPD Mandatory)05


Muhammad Raza Shah
Director/ Faculty 

Sajjad Qamar
AO Training/ FacultyMBA, SAS, ICMA (Stage-III), B.COM, Diploma in English (EFL)

Muhammad Fareed-ud-din

AO Admn & DDO/ Faculty


Ali Hussain
AAO Training/ Faculty

PIPFA, CMA (Finalist)

Aqeel Ahmed 
AAO Admn/ Faculty

ACMA, CA (Finalist), B.COM

Muhammad Adil Malik

Sr. Auditor/ Faculty

M.Sc (Economics), BSC, IT (Diploma)

Ms. Atiqa

Sr. Auditor Admn/ Faculty

M.Com, B.Com

Contact Us:


Office of Auditor General of Pakistan,

Constitution Avenue, G-5/2 G-5, Islamabad


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