CIMA's research programme is designed to promote and develop the science of managment accountancy as stipulated in our Royal charter.
We encourage leading academic and practitioner researchers who are exploring issues and providing fresh topics of interest to CIMA members, to apply for research grants.
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'CIMA not only bridges practice and research, it spreads innovative practice, advocates sustainable performance and stimulates debate.'
Wim van der Stede, CIMA Professor
Academic research reports
CIMA funds academic research projects on a range of topics relevant to management accountancy.
Academic and practitioner researchers exploring issues of relevance to CIMA members are eligible to apply for a CIMA research grant.
Research conferences and events
CIMA sponsors academic and practitioner research conferences and events worldwide.
News and updates
Centres of excellence
CIMA’s research and development department is piloting two new research centres to advance the global impact of management accounting research.