The National Accounting Institute (IPN) is a division under Accountant General’s Department of Malaysia responsible for developing and enhancing the competency of civil servants especially in the areas of finance and accounting.


IPN is recognised as the core centre for generics financial courses effective from June 29, 2010 based on the Director General’s Circular of the Public Service JPA(S)(BPO)215/65 Klt.22(7) dated June 29, 2010. IPN provides courses on accounting, finance, auditing and accounting information system. The course under financial generic category are:


1. Basis of Government Accounting
2. Government Accounts Receivable and Revenue
3. Government Payment System
4. Control of Expenditure
5. Trusts, Deposits and Imprest Accounts Accounting
6. Accrual Accounting (Basic)
7. Accrual Accounting (Intermediate)
8. National Budget System
9. Civil Servants’ Pay, Allowances and Facilities
10. Asset & Store Management
11. Government Procurement Management
12. Accountability in Financial Management
13. Basic of Government Financial Management