SAP is one of the ERP system. It is highly integrated system, which integrates seamlessely E2E (End to End) all the business processes. SAP FICO (Financial Accounting and Controlling) is one of key module of SAP ERP system. Rather, it is the backbone of the integrated system.
SAP ERP system is the demand of the day considering mounting pressure of competition. It provides the complete audit trail of the business transactions processings and postings.
Almost all the big organizations - fortune 500 companies, SMEs - Small and Medium Enterprises are running on SAP ERP system. The few big Indian Companies presently running on ERP system are Tata Steel, Tata Motors, ITC etc.
All aspiring Chartered Accountants want to purse their career post qualifications in service or rather as a practicing chartered accountants and in due course of time get the auditing opportunity for SME - Small and Medium eterprises or biggies, they must have the hand on experience or fair understanding of SAP ERP system and the auditing tools and methodology.
Freinds .. I personally come across one of the website which is having huge database, resources on SAP ERP system. It is free of cost. Thought to share the details for bigger audience to get the benefits out of it for all of yours future careers.
Best of luck for your futures... But, "ERP IS THE FUTURE" .... "DEMAND OF THE DAY"..
One of the sample file ...