CU Coventry

IFA Direct Webste Page Ban 2020 V3

From 1 March 2021 the IFA Direct programme changed providers from CU Coventry to ATHE. 

Existing students

If you are an existing student prior to 1 March 2021 the current modules will still be available through CU Coventry according to the following timetable.  

Module(s) Registration deadline(s) Module dates

103 Principles of taxation 

203 Law for accounting

29 Mar 2021 19 Apr – 28 May 2021

104 Credit management and control 

208 Business finance

10 May 2021 7 Jun – 16 Jul 2021

You can decide either to continue with CU Coventry until summer 2021 or transfer to ATHE, the new training provider, from 1 March 2021.

After July 2021 students who decided to continue studying with CU Coventry will need to transfer to an ATHE recognised centre.

Please rest assured that the subject areas identified to provide a route to membership or a practising certificate will remain the same.  

IFA Direct will still be online and once you transfer to an ATHE recognised centre you will have access to a tutor and learning support.

For information on the detail of studying through IFA Direct with ATHE please refer to the relevant web pages. 

Students registering after 1 March 2021

Students who register for IFA Direct after 1 March 2021 will need to study directly with one of the ATHE recognised centres.

To discuss your options please contact the Education team on +44 (0)20 3567 5999 or email