CIMA CFO programme

Fast track programme to CIMA membership and CGMA designation

CIMA CFO programme

CIMA CFO programme is an exclusive fast track programme to CIMA membership and the globally trusted and highly valued Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. CGMA is the most widely held management accounting designation in the world. It distinguishes more than 150,000 accounting and finance professionals who have advanced proficiency in finance, operations, strategy and management.
Under this fast track programme you will get thoroughly prepared for the Strategic Case Study exam of the CIMA qualification (completion of the exam will allow direct entry to CIMA membership).


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Process description:

1. Candidate submits detailed CV,
2. CIMA admits the candidate into the programme,
3. Candidate attends comprehensive CIMA CFO programme,
4. Candidate takes the Strategic Case Study exam,
5. Candidate applies for CIMA membership,
6. AWARD –⁠ CGMA Designation & CIMA Membership*.

*upon passing the Strategic Case Study exam and successful membership application


Course details

This unique programme will help you to stay at the forefront of your field. It will complement your experience and enable you to obtain in an accelerated form a globally recognised CGMA certification and membership in CIMA.

Why CIMA CFO programme with PwC Academy?

By joining the CIMA CFO programme you will receive a comprehensive package, which includes:

  • Registration as a CIMA student (including the required CIMA fee),

  • Exemptions fees for 15 CIMA exams,

  • Comprehensive programme that consists of an introductory webinar, 2 individual meetings, 3 workshops and a mock exam,

  • Fee for CIMA Strategic Case Study exam,

  • Membership application fee.


Programme is suitable for: 
  • CFOs, CEOs and senior management who have previously worked in finance,

  • Candidates who hold membership of a recognised professional accounting body, a finance related degree or an MBA/Masters in Accounting,

  • Candidates with at least 10 years experience in finance or business functions.


Applicants must submit a detailed CV which includes:
  • Personal details

  • Academic qualifications

  • Detailed work experience

CIMA will review the CV and assess for both eligibility into the programme and confirmation of practical experience. The CIMA exam should be attempted within 12 months upon registration with CIMA.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at:


After completion of CIMA Strategic Case Study exam you become a member of CIMA and certified CGMA.



Astrid Zakrzewska, FCCA, FCMA, CGMA

Astrid has over 20 years of experience in training in the field of finance and accounting. She specialises in trainings in the fields of management accounting, financial and strategic management, having conducted over 11.000 hours of trainings and workshops in Poland and abroad. Astrid conducts courses preparing for CIMA, ACCA and CIA exams.

Dates and details

Date Course CPD points Language Place Price (excl. VAT) Registration
27 July – 22 November 2024

CIMA CFO programme

69,5 ENG Online

5,000 GBP*


* VAT is 23% (according to Polish tax policy)

Structure of the programme Date Timing of sessions
Pre-course homework 27 July 2024  
Introductory webinar 30 July 2024 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Individual webinar 31 July
1–2 August 2024
by appointment
Workshop theory 5–7 August 2024
21–23 August 2024
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Workshop case study 22–23 October 2024
29–30 October 2024
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Mock exam deadline 9 November 2024  
Individual webinar 14, 15 & 18 November 2024 by appointment
CIMA exam  20–22 November 2024  

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Anna Tubert

Anna Tubert

Junior Business Developer, PwC Academy, PwC Czech Republic

Tel: +420 731 431 337

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Michal Vychodil

Head of PwC Academy, PwC Czech Republic

Tel: +420 602 589 530

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