How to start CIMA

Anyone can study CIMA, whether you’re new to business and accounting or already have some experience. The only requirements are competence in mathematics and the English language.

Choose your route

I’m an undergraduate or graduate

I’m about to leave school

I’m a member of another professional body

I’m working

How to study

You can study either full or part time. There are different study methods and CIMA approved products and resources available depending on what works best for you. Browse your options using the CIMA Study Shop.

The Study Shop

Need to talk to someone directly?

You can talk directly to one of our personal advisors about any aspect of studying CIMA, including registering as a student. Call us on +44 (0)208 849 2251 and select option 1.

Our contact centre opening hours are 9am to 5pm (UK time) Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can also contact your local CIMA office.