Global Management Accounting Principles

Our pioneering Global Management Accounting Principles are designed to support CEOs, CFOs and boards improve their management accounting functions.

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The CGMA designation

Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) is the global designation for management accountants, powered by the resources and expertise of the AICPA and CIMA.

As a CIMA member, you qualify automatically for the designation and its benefits. 

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2015 syllabus - remaining relevant and rigorous

CIMA’s 2015 Professional Qualification Syllabus is designed to equip CGMA professionals with the competencies businesses need, making the CIMA qualification as relevant as ever.

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