CIMA - The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants is the world's largest professional body of management accountants, offering the most relevant finance qualification for business in both the public and private sectors.
With the strengthening of the code of conduct, regulation and legislation within the finance profession, there is a growing demand for finance people with high standards of expertise and ethics. Therefore, both potential employers and clients are paying increasing attention to these professional qualifications. The CIMA Professional Qualification is recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for business.
CIMA prepares people for a career in business. It teaches skills for strategic advice, managing risk and making key decisions, applying accounting techniques to plan and budget, determining the information that management needs, and explaining the numbers to non-financial managers. The study is suitable for:
The Academy is using study materials by Kaplan Publishing, the only official study material on the market approved by CIMA. Set of study materials for each exam includes:
You can browse your study materials here.
|CIMA||Paper||Nr. of days||Full course||Revision course||Note|
|Certificate level||BA1||-||-||-||Study materials only|
|Certificate level||BA2||-||-||-||Study materials only|
|Certificate level||BA3||-||-||-||Study materials only|
|Certificate level||BA4||-||-||-||Study materials only|
|Operational level||E1||3||12.-14.9.||-||Full course|
|Operational level||P1||2||-||2.-3.11.||Revision course|
|Operational level||F1||5||11.-13.10. + RC||26.-27.10.||Full or Revision course|
|Management level||E2||3||June 2018||-||Full course|
|Management level||P2||5||March 2018||Full or Revision course|
|Management level||F2||5||8.-10.11. + RC||29.-30.11.||Full or Revision course|
|Student first year subscription||free of charge|
|Annual subscription (after 1st year)||£108|
|Exam fees||from £82|
By introducing new CIMA syllabus in 2015, taking exams has become more flexible. All exams can be taken at our accredited Pearson VUE center electronically. Altogether there are 12 exams: nine multiple-choice objective tests (three per level), and three case studies (one per level). You can take nine objective tests any time with results available immediately. Case studies, taken via computer but marked in person, are available four times per year. You can find timetable for 2017 at CIMA website.