EU VAT option courses

21 Apr 2021

Tuition courses offer a great way of supporting your exam preparation while enhancing your understanding of the subject. Find your ideal course provider for the EU VAT option module here.

Courses specific to ADIT

Altium Training (Greece and online)

Altium Training is a leading quality training organisation. They offer programs for internationally recognized professional qualifications to individuals and organizations in accountancy, business, finance, tax and marketing. Their mission is to help students succeed with their professional development. They are selected by Greek and multinational firms for their training needs. They offer interactive online and/or classroom courses.

Altium Training offers courses for various ADIT modules.

The course timetable can be found on the Altium Training website.

2020-21 course dates:

10 October 2020 – 15 May 2021

Further information:

Altium Training, 260 Kifissias Avenue, Athens, 15232, Greece

T: +30 210 6899000 or +30 210 6748620
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Bahrain Institute of Banking & Finance (Bahrain and online)

The Bahrain Institute of Banking & Finance (BIBF) is a semi-governmental training institute affiliated with the Central Bank of Bahrain, established in 1981. It plays a vital role in the training and development of human capital in Bahrain, the wider Middle East, North Africa and beyond.

BIBF serves as a partner to numerous world-class institutions; delivering thought leadership, assessment and training in the areas of Banking, Islamic Finance, Executive Development, Accounting and Finance, Academic Studies, Leadership and Management, Insurance, Information Technology and Communication, Project Management, and Supply Chain Management; resulting in a complete business solution.

BIBF offers courses for various ADIT modules.

2021 course dates:

For course dates, please email

Further information:

Bahrain Institute of Banking & Finance, Building 1456, Road 4034, Area 340, PO Box 20525, Al-Juffair, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

T: +973 1781 5555 or +973 1781 6320 or +973 1781 5535

Global Academia Professional Tax Training (various countries and online)

Global Academia Professional Tax Training is a preferred ADIT training course provider for a number of organisations since 2007 with students sitting examinations across the board at each of the sittings in June and December every year.

Global Academia Professional Tax Training is headquartered in the UK but offers courses in tax globally, both live and via its highly sophisticated online Audio Visual Lecture Centre, providing students with an interactive learning experience. Highly experienced lecturers in specific tax areas deliver groundbreaking revision and tuition classes which arm students with the confidence, theoretical knowledge and examination techniques to pass their exams at first attempt.

The comprehensive and intensive courses are delivered by a team of leading international tax professionals and are available for all ADIT modules.

Further information:

T: +44 (0)7547 523867
W: (MENA regional ADIT learning platform), (main page) or visit the ‘Tutorials’ drop-down menu to view a full list of online video tutorials.

Globaltraining (various countries and online)

Globaltraining has locations in Cyprus (Nicosia and Limassol), Greece (Athens), Romania (Bucharest) and Russia (Moscow), and offers courses specific to various ADIT modules.

As a leading professional training organsiation, since 1993, Globaltraining is equipped with knowledge, skills and expertise to ensure that the courses are delivered to a high standard.

Globaltraining has established state-of-the-art infrastructure, providing a strong environment for high-quality learning. Courses are designed in such a way as to minimise disruption at work, and include classroom tuition and revision sessions, live online tuition, and hybrid courses. The lecturing team consists of professionals with hands-on experience of international tax consultancy.

Further information:

Globaltraining, 46 Makedonitissas Avenue, PO Box 24005, Nicosia, 1700, Cyprus

T: +357 22841500 (Cyprus) or +30 210 672 2868 (Greece) or +40 21 3128811 (Romania)
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IBFD (various countries and online)

The IBFD is the world’s foremost authority on cross-border taxation. Employing over 70 research specialists from over 30 countries, the IBFD is the pre-eminent, independent (non-profit) foundation that tax practitioners from all over the world rely on for high quality independent tax research, international tax information, education and government consultancy.

They offer interactive online courses, classroom courses held at various locations worldwide, and courses tailored to your specific needs and held at a location of your choice. All of these provide a solid grounding for topics within various ADIT modules.

For a comprehensive list of IBFD courses relevant to ADIT modules, please refer to the IBFD website.

To check dates for IBFD courses and for information about early registration discounts (applicable to classroom courses only), please refer to the IBFD website.

Further information:

T: +31 (0)20 554 0139

ILC Training (Bahrain and online)

ILC Training WLL was formed in 2011 to provide the highest quality of training with integrity. It plays a vital role in the training and development of human capital in Bahrain, the wider Middle East, North Africa and beyond.

ILC Training’s target market includes a variety of stakeholders, students, career switchers and those who generally want to improve their options in a growing economic climate. ILC Training offers programmes for internationally recognised professional qualifications to individuals and organisations in business, marketing, languages, accounting and finance.

ILC Training offers classroom learning for various ADIT modules.

Further information:

ILC Training, Road 328, Building 191, Office 25, Block 358, PO Box 75887, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

T: +973 1774 2174

Institute of Taxation of Pakistan (Pakistan and online)

The Institute of Taxation of Pakistan has been established as an educational body in Pakistan in the discipline of taxation, which will be playing an active role in supporting the government’s initiatives for developing tax administration and tax policies in the country.

The Institute of Taxation of Pakistan is deeply committed to lending active support to policymakers in building an efficient and innovative tax system that serves a successful economy and a fair society, and to developing the tax profession, regulating its members and playing its role in serving the best interests of national taxpayers in a changing world scenario.

Further information:

Institute of Taxation of Pakistan, 48A Block C/3, Gulberg III, Lahore, Punjab, 54660, Pakistan

T: +92 (42) 35870645-7

LTA Invictus Private Institute (Cyprus)

LTA Invictus offers courses specific to various ADIT modules.

Further information:

Mr Spyros Ioannou BA ACA, LTA Invictus Private Institute Ltd, Invictus Building, Mesa Geitonia, Kyriakou Matsi 5, Limassol, 4002, Cyprus

T: +357 25 722600 or +357 99 741943
F: +357 25 724900

Matrix Tax School (Zimbabwe)

Matrix Tax School (Pvt) Ltd is a company registered in terms of the laws of Zimbabwe and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tax Matrix (Pvt) Ltd. It is registered with the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education to offer certification in tax operations. Matrix Tax School's curriculum is democratically conceived and consists of a team effort of tax specialists in the country and the region who input their ideas on a regular basis through rigorous and constant evaluations given the ever changing business and tax environment. The curriculum complements the prevailing business and tax climate of Zimbabwe, in comparison to international trends and ensures that clients are equipped with tax knowledge.

Matrix Tax School offers courses for various ADIT modules.

These are short courses broken down into small parts as per set topics. The Module Based Courses cover all tax heads i.e. Value Added Tax (VAT), Income Tax, Withholding Tax (WHT), Pay As You Earn (PAYE), transfer pricing (TP) and Capital Gains Tax (CGT).They are knowledge accumulation courses aimed at capacity enhancement, suiting personnel engaged in transactional processing, tax practitioners and small businesses. These will fall under the certificate based training.

Upon completion of a short course with the school, a certificate of completion will be presented to the participant for the specific course. Courses are delivered through e-learning platform, webinars and face to face interaction.

Further information:

Matrix Tax School (Pvt) Ltd, 46 Van Praagh Avenue, Milton Park, Harare, Zimbabwe

T: +263 4 252816

Partnership between Pantelis Stylianides Institute and Taxand Cyprus (Cyprus, Greece and online)

ADIT tuition has been provided in Cyprus since 2010 by Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy and Taxand Cyprus in exclusive partnership with Tolley Exam Training (LexisNexis).

Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy has been in existence since 1990. The Institute is one of the leading tuition providers in Cyprus on the professional accounting qualification of ACCA and other accounting and related courses. All offered classes are of a high standard with the main goal of student success. The whole lecture team consists of experienced professionals who are dynamic, energetic and committed to student success. Courses for ADIT are offered in partnership with Tolley Exam Training and Taxand Cyprus Ltd.

Taxand Cyprus Ltd is a premier boutique tax firm practising exclusively in the field of Cyprus and International Tax and Transfer pricing. Taxand Cyprus does tax, and only tax, focusing entirely on advising and supporting you to adopt best practices, become more cost-efficient and reduce the burden that tax issues bring. Taxand Cyprus is an independent tax boutique firm, and counsels in all areas of taxes. Taxand Cyprus's specialisations are international tax, transfer pricing, Real Estate, M&A transactions, Financial Services VAT and Indirect Taxes, and tax disputes.

The alliance of Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy Ltd and Taxand Cyprus offers classroom courses in Nicosia and Limassol for various ADIT modules.

Further information:

Eleni Stylianidou, Pantelis Stylianides Institute of Accountancy
T: +357 22 871 287

Christos Theophilou, Taxand Cyprus
T: +357 22 875 720


PwC Academy Middle East (various countries)

PwC’s Academy is the learning and education business of PwC. It is committed to supporting the sustainable growth of talent across the region. PwC Academy Middle East is part of a growing network of PwC Academies present in over 40 countries worldwide.

PwC Academy offers internationally recognised qualifications and training to help improve students' knowledge, skills, competence and expertise, based on the best practices of PwC’s global network of firms and the individual experiences of its experts.

PwC Academy constantly adapts its courses to meet the needs of modern business, customising them to clients' requirements and helping both clients and individuals to win in the market.

Should you wish to have more information about the Academy, you can visit the website.

Classroom courses are taught in Dubai, and structured to follow a 3-3-5 format wherein 3+3 days of tuition will be spread over few months (three consecutive days in a month followed by a further three consecutive days in a following month) and five days of revision.

Home study course options are also available, and include hardcopies of the study manual, question banks and memory joggers; access to the Online Academy for PDF copies of the learning materials and student support; home study practice and pre revision mock exams; and a study plan.

PwC Academy Middle East offers courses for various ADIT modules.

Further information:

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PwC Academy Slovakia (Slovakia)

PwC’s Academy is the corporate training division of PwC, operating across Central and Eastern Europe as part of a growing network of branches present in countries worldwide.

PwC Academy leverages the global expertise of PwC professionals in strategy consulting, finance and tax advisory, digital transformation, HR consulting and L&D advisory to design learning solutions grounded in realistic business scenarios.

PwC Academy's vision is to help you increase the adaptability of your people and educate future leaders who will embrace a dynamic business environment with skill and confidence; those you need to succeed in the global marketplace.

Classroom courses are taught in Bratislava, delivered over six days and spread over a few months.

Online tuition is delivered in 12 webinars (4 hours each) on a weekly basis. The last four webinars cover mock exam and revision. Each student is also eligible for 2 hours of 1-on-1 consulting with the tutor.

PwC Academy Slovakia offers courses for various ADIT modules.

Further information:

PwC Academy, Twin City Business Centre, Blok A, Karadzicova 2, Bratislava, 815 32, Slovakia

T: +421 259 350 111

Tolley Exam Training (UK and online)

Tolley Exam Training (part of LexisNexis) is recognised as a leading tax training body in the UK with a proven record of achieving excellent pass rates for ADIT, CTA and ATT. Tolley Exam Training not only delivers ADIT training in the UK, but partners with local providers in Cyprus, Greece, India, Romania and the GCC.

Tolley Exam Training offers Distance Learning and Online Tuition packages. All training packages are available to both UK and international students.

ADIT courses are delivered worldwide in an interactive, live online environment using the market leading software, Adobe Connect. Industry experienced tutors host live webinars, improving understanding of current international tax issues and bringing the course to life with practical case studies where participants will be invited to share their opinions. Students have the opportunity to engage directly with the tutor and fellow students by live chat, creating an online community. All sessions are recorded and available to re-play at any time via the Tolley Online Academy.

First class support is always available for any aspect of the ADIT course from the tutor and Client Services teams, as well as closed online forums on the Tolley Online Academy.

Tolley Exam Training's professional tutors also write the exam focused training materials for all modules offered. Each ADIT module has a syllabus specific study manual, memory joggers with useful summaries, a series of question banks and mock exams which can be submitted for marking providing invaluable feedback. All mock exams can be sat with the Tolley Exam Training timed on-screen exam software which replicates the real ADIT online exam facility.

Tolley Exam Training offers training for various ADIT modules.

Training is available via both Online Tuition and Distance Learning packages. Both options have access to the Tolley Online Academy, where study materials can be accessed at any time and students can ask questions within the study forums.

Online courses are available for both the June and December exam sessions.

Latest course dates:

Course dates can be found here.

All sessions are recorded and are available to those who cannot attend live.

Please note that the EU Direct Tax and EU VAT courses are offered as distance learning packages only.

Tolley Exam Training offers a 10% discount on ADIT Online Tuition or Distance Learning packages for ACCA, ICAS and CIOT members. Contact Tolley directly with proof of your membership number for further details.

Further information:

Tolley Exam Training, Lexis House, 30 Farringdon Street, London, EC4A 4HH, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)20 3364 4500

University courses

International Tax Center Leiden (Netherlands)

The International Tax Center (ITC Leiden) offers courses covering various ADIT modules.

As part of its Master of Advanced Studies, a 12-month postgraduate programme, ITC Leiden offers comprehensive courses on the fundamentals of international taxation; tax treaties; transfer pricing; EU tax law; US domestic tax law (optional); European VAT (optional); advanced transfer pricing (optional); US international taxation; international wealth and tax planning; customs and excise taxation; and international tax planning. It is also possible to register for these modules as single courses.

Further information:

International Tax Center Leiden, Rapenburg 65, Leiden, 2311 GJ, Netherlands

T: +31 71 751 0129 or +31 71 751 0130
F: +31 71 751 0131

Prince Sultan University (Saudi Arabia)

Prince Sultan University (PSU) is a non-profit institution, founded in 1999 by the Al-Riyadh Philanthropic Society for Science under the auspices of HRH King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and licensed by the Ministry of Education.

PSU is the first private university in Saudi Arabia. PSU performed among the top 23% in the QS Arab Region University Rankings 2018 (among approximately 1,000 universities regionally). This puts Prince Sultan University in the top 3.3% of universities in the Arab region.

PSU offers tuition that may be used to prepare for ADIT.

Further information:

Dr Mohammad Nurunnabi CMA FAIA(Acad) SFHEA FRSA CMBE, Prince Sultan University, Rafha Street, PO Box 66833, Riyadh, 11586, Saudi Arabia

T: +966 55 009 6835