Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy, Karachi



Established in early sixties as a Training Centre, headed by an Accounts Officer.

Development Stages

  1. Upgraded as Audit and Accounts Training Institute in 1982 headed by a Deputy Director and by Director in 1988
  2. Re-designated as Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy in July 2015

Main functions

  • To Arrange trainings in the following areas:
    • Short courses in Accounting, Auditing, Management and Computer applications to update the skills of officers in BPS-16 to BPS-20 to meet the changing professional requirements.
    • Financial management courses for DDOs
  • To Conduct training needs assessment:
  • To Develop an annual training plan;
    • To cooperate with other Institutions and other government departments to provide quality trainings.
    • Director  Mr. Naseem Akhtar Gaad (Director)


Preparing and developing the human resources of the Department of the Auditor-General of Pakistan mainly, in their profession as Auditors, Accountants, Managers and Work Facilitators, to efficiently and effectively achieve the departmental objectives in the light of its training policy.

Target audience

Field Audit Offices (FAOs) and offices of the Controller General of Accounts



Strengthening the role of dag/implementation of qmf & use of suitable


Titles for audit paras

  • Report Writing
  • Seminars


Other trainings

Computer Competency Practical Training






  • 2 Classrooms including 1 classroom with facilities of online class
  • Library
  • Computer Lab


PAAA, Karachi Calendar 2020 – 2021 at a Glance

S # Courses on Duration
1 DDO’s Training 05 Days
2 Stress Management (CPD Mandatory) 02 Days
3 Presentation & Communication  Skills(CPD Mandatory) 04 Days
4 Team& Time Management (CPD Mandatory) 02 Days
5 Microsoft Office 05 Days
6 Audit Report Writing in Official Urdu 03 Days
7 Foundation Course on ACL Workshop 05 Days
8 Intermediate Course on ACL Workshop 02 Days
9 ACL Scripting 03 Days
10 Workshop on QMF (CPD Mandatory) 02 Days
11 Course on SAP (HR) 03 Days
12 Course on SAP (FI) 03 Days
13 Advanced Excel 03 Days
14 Audit of Receipt & Income Tax Laws 04 Days
15 E & D Rules 02 Days
16 Conflict Management 02 Days
17 Forensic Auditing /Accounting 03 Days
18 Audit of Contract Management/ Public Procurement (CPD Mandatory) 03 Days


Mr. Naseem Akhtar Gaad



Mumtaz Ali

Audit Officer / Faculty

APA (Corporate & Public Sector) / MBA (Finance) / M.Phil (Finance)


Ata ur Rahman Khan

Audit Officer / Faculty



Sumbal Ahmed

Assistant Audit Officer / Faculty




Pakistan Audit & Accounts Academy,

Audit & Accounts Complex,

Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Block-11, Karachi

Ph. No. 021-99244846