Progress in your career with the CIMA qualification.
The world’s largest professional body of management accountants, with the most useful accounting qualification for a career in business.
CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting is the entry level qualification into business accounting. No prior knowledge or qualifications are needed. If you have an accountancy or finance degree, or are AAT qualified, you may be eligible to start studying CIMA at the Professional qualification. Otherwise, you must complete the Certificate in Business Accounting first.
Our CIMA Offerings
The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA), gives you fundamental knowledge of business and accounting. After qualifying, you can progress onto the esteemed CIMA Professional levels, and become a chartered management accountant.Learn more
CIMA Operational is the first level of the CIMA Professional qualification. After completing this level you can progress onto the Management level, then complete the Strategic level to become a chartered management accountant.Learn more
CIMA Management is the second level of the CIMA Professional qualification. After completing this level you can progress onto the Strategic level, after which you will become a chartered management accountant.Learn more
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A traditional scheduled programme with face to face tutor-led classes.
Live interactive online classes at a set time, which you can watch from anywhere
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Study CIMA with Kaplan
If you’re looking to develop your accountancy skills to lead finance departments or provide management accounting consultancy, CIMA is your ticket. CIMA is split into Certificate, a standalone ‘beginner’ qualification, and Professional, which is split into three levels: Operational, Management, and Strategic.
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