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CIMA Global Business Challenge

The CIMA Global Business Challenge is an international business competition for undergraduates around the world, designed to bring out the best in the young business leaders of tomorrow.

By working together as a team of four to present a business case study, it is a great opportunity for you to showcase your talent in business management, and learn how to become the business leaders of the future. You also have the opportunity to win a place at the global final in India.

The competition is organised in partnership with Barclays, who share our vision of developing and nurturing young talent around the world.

2014 final

The results of the 2014 global final have now been announced!

Competition Winner
2014 Global Business Challenge champion team  Sri Lanka (Corporate Consultants of the University of Colombo)
Second-placed team New Zealand (Market Makers from the University of Auckland)
Third-placed team Poland (Synergy Consultants from Wroclaw University of Economics)
Future business leader Victoria Wang (AMIC5 from Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
Judges' choice video Australia (M2M from the University of Sydney)
People's choice video Ireland (Universal Consulting Group (UCG) from Letterkenny Institute of Technology)

Find out more about the final and read our coverage from the event!

Register your interest for 2015

Register your interest for the 2015 competition now!

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About GBC

About GBC

The GBC is divided into stages. Find out how the competition works and what is required at each stage.

What will I get out of it?

What will I get out of it?

The GBC is about new opportunities and exciting rewards.

Rules of the competition

Rules of the competition

Find out if you are eligible to take part in the GBC.