At a glance:
- Accelerated entry to the CIMA Professional Qualification for MBA or Master’s in Accounting holders
- Skip 12 exams and qualify sooner
- Be equipped with the up-to-date knowledge and practical experience employers are looking for.
If you hold a Master’s or MBA in Accounting, you can take the accelerated Master’s Gateway route to the CIMA Professional Qualification. You’ll just need to pass the CIMA Gateway exam, which is a three-hour computer-based case study exam, available four times a year.
Once you’ve passed the CIMA Gateway exam, you’ll be exempt from 12 exams and can progress straight to the strategic level of the CIMA Professional Qualification, the final step towards CGMA status.
As a CIMA student, you’ll have exclusive access to CIMAconnect, the online study support community. There you’ll find free resources such as past papers, practice exams, blogs and discussions about the Master’s Gateway route.
Find out more about the Master's gateway route