CIMA CFO Programme

Enhance your professional standing

Leap forward to a global designation

With your vast experience in finance and business functions as a C-suite executive, we would like to help you stay at the cutting edge of your profession. The CFO Programme will complement your experience and put you on a fast track to gaining the globally trusted and highly valued Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. Under this fast-track programme, hosted by PwC’s Academy, candidates will only take the Strategic Case Study exam of the CIMA qualification completion of the exam will allow direct entry to CIMA membership.




Programme flow

1. Candidate submits a detailed CV.

4. Candidate takes the Strategic Case Study exam.

2. CIMA admits the candidate into the programme.

5. Candidate files application for CIMA membership.

3.  Candidate attends a comprehensive online preparatory course.

6. .AWARD – CGMA® Qualification & CIMA Membership*.

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

This programme is open to:

  • 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.
  • Professionals with at least ten years of management
    experience in finance or senior business functions.

Applicants must submit a detailed CV which includes:

  • Application form
  • Detailed and up-to-date CV
  • Academic certificates
  • Copy of passport/ID

This programme is available for a one-off fee:

Regular price: GBP 6,000 (excluding VAT), which includes the following:

  • Registration fee as a CIMA student
  • Exemption fees for 15 CIMA exams
  • Comprehensive preparatory course consisting of pre-course work, individual pre- and post-course consultations with the tutor, 8-week (51 hours) live online revision and case study course, revision mock complete with a minimum of 10 mini mocks and 3 mock exam practice sessions under timed conditions
  • Fee for the CIMA Strategic Case Study exam
  • Membership application fee

To apply for this programme or find out if you are eligible, please register through the following link or contact us at by 9 August 2024 at the latest.

CIMA will review the CV and make assessments for both eligibility into the programme and confirmation of practical experience. The CIMA exam should be attempted within 12 months of registration with CIMA.
Deadline for enrolment: 9 August 2024


Schedule details

Overview of theories: 17 September 2024, 19 September 2024, 24 September 2024 and 26 September 2024.

Analysis of Pre-Seen and Introduction to practice section: 5 October 2024 and 12 October 2024.

Mini Mock practices:15 October 2024, 17 October 2024, 22 October 2024, and 24 October 2024. 

Mock exams and discussions: 2 November 2024, 9 November 2024, and 16 November 2024.

CIMA exam in November: 20 November 2024 – 22 November 2024 (choose one date).

Exam results issued: 9 January 2025.

Dedicated tutor

Akalangka De Zoysa (ACMA, CGMA, BSc Eng (Hons))

Akalangka De Zoysa has more than 20 years’ experience in the fields of Engineering, Project Finance, Project Management, General Management, Strategic Planning and Strategic Management.

Over nine years, Akalangka has been participating as a resource person and guest speaker for CIMA events amongst finance professionals. He was awarded CIMA Global learning partner status by CIMA (UK), and to date has conducted lecture programmes for certificate, operational, managerial and strategic levels for every exam period.

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Together as the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants® (the Association), we advance the global accounting and finance profession through our work on behalf of 689,000 AICPA and CIMA members, candidates and engaged professionals in 196 countries and territories. Together, we are the worldwide leader on public and management accounting issues through advocacy, support for the CPA license, the CGMA designation and specialised credentials, professional education and thought leadership. We build trust by empowering our members and engaged professionals with the knowledge and opportunities to be leaders in broadening prosperity for a more inclusive, sustainable and resilient future.

About PwC’s Academy

PwC is a global leading organisation delivering professional advisory services. PwC’s Academy is the external training division of PwC and offers a wide portfolio of training and international certification programmes.

Our trainers are well-adapted to the virtual environment, ensuring high engagement of participants and optimal use of time.

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PwC's Academy , PwC Indonesia

Tel: +62 21 509 92901

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