Internal auditing is fundamental to the governance process of any well-run organization, so internal audit education should be part of every business and public administration curriculum.
Education is the foundation of any profession, The IIA is committed to increasing and enhancing internal audit education in colleges and universities worldwide.
Therefore, a robust academic program to prepare students for the profession of internal auditing has been designed by The IIA with input from educators and practitioners.
This program allows for various degrees of commitment by colleges and universities based on their needs and capacity. IIA benefits are aligned with the commitment provided by the colleges and universities.
To assist colleges and universities in determining what might comprise an internal audit curriculum, The IIA Global Model Internal Audit Curriculum has been developed using The IIA Competency Framework, IIA CBOK Study, CIA syllabus and feedback from educators and practitioners.