Welcome to CIMA China

CIMA China Shanghai Office 1508A, Azia Center 1233 Lujiazui Ring Road Shanghai 200120
400 820 4080

CIMA is the world’s largest professional body of management accountants offering the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. If you are considering a career in business and finance, the CIMA qualification will open doors with employers all over the world. As a CIMA management accountant you’ll earn more and go further.

With its headquarter located in Shanghai, CIMA China has 5 branch offices and its management covers a large area in China mainland. Ten years has passed since its settlement in Shanghai. The past years witnessed the ups and downs of the national economy as well as the development of CIMA.

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    Get the right people with the right knowledge and skills to drive your business forward. We work with you to attract, develop and retain quality talent.

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    Anyone can study CIMA, whether you’re new to business and finance or an experienced professional. Increase your chances of career success by studying with CIMA to become a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

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Vision and mission

The North Asia Management Accounting Leaders’ Think Tank brings together 100 leaders in management accounting thinking and practice to drive the success of business in the region.

The group’s aims are to explore and share best-practice management accounting in North Asia and to advance the sustainable success of business and the local economy. It aims to do this through instilling the Global Management Accounting Principles as the go-to framework for effective decision making, ensuring the short, medium and long-term success of regional business. The think tank will focus on mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Japan and Korea, among other regions. 


•NARB members who have official addresses in Hong Kong will become the ex-officio members of the Hong Kong Branch Committee.
•NARB members who have official addresses in Mainland China will become the ex-officio members of the Mainland China Branch Committee (Mainland China Advisory Group).



Kenneth K C CHAN, Jin Yan, Aidan Goddard,

KO Yung Lai, Simon Charles Hurst, Dale Xiang,

Albert Hung, Yuen Chin Yau, Amy Lam

The Certificate in Business Accounting is our entry level accounting qualification for students with little or no accounting background. It is a recognised qualification in its own right which is valued by employers.

Our Professional Qualification is regarded highly by employers around the world for its relevance to business.

CIMA also offers qualifications in Islamic finance and the Global Business Services Programme for global business services (GBS) and shared services (SS) professionals.


You can study with a tuition provider, on your own at home, or using a combination of methods anywhere in the world.

Take a look at our Study Shop to see all of the options available to you.


You can now schedule all Certificate in Business Accounting, Professional Qualification, Islamic Finance and Certificate in Global Business Services exams online and over the phone.

CIMA exams can be sat at over 5,000 Pearson VUE assessment centres in over 178 countries worldwide.

Contact us on +86 400 820 4080 from 9.00am-5.30pm Monday to Friday.

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The CIMA Difference

Not all accounting qualifications are the same. View a comparison between the CIMA Professional Qualification and qualifications from other accounting bodies.

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The Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation is powered by AICPA (the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) and CIMA, two of the world’s leading accounting organisations.

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Global Business Services Programme

CIMA and The Hackett Group have developed a comprehensive talent management and professional development qualification programme specifically tailored for global business services (GBS) and shared services (SS) professionals.

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