Welcome to the student section; dedicated to providing you with information you need to progress through your journey to membership.

You are now part of the global CIMA network of 218,000 members and students in 178 countries. 

In this section, you will find information about exams, study resources and tools to help you make the most of your CIMA experience.

To keep you inspired as you study hard, just remember that you’re working towards gaining the globally recognised CGMA designation. This shows employers worldwide you’ve got the knowledge and skills they need to drive sustainable success. Whilst you progress through the CIMA qualification, you’re acquiring knowledge and skills, as well as an intermediate award for every level. This means recognition and potentially better earning power.

So, keep studying hard, keep motivated and remember – it’s all worth it for an exciting and rewarding career as a management accountant!

2015 syllabus and assessment - what do I need to know?

Registration for the 2015 assessment will be opening in December 2014.

Starting CIMA

New to CIMA? You may find the below useful to start your journey.

Study options

Choose the study method that suits you.

Taught courses:
Search our tuition provider database for a tutor near you.

Alternatively, look at our official text books (CIMA Publishing) and online learning option ( if you prefer to self-study.  

Jobs and careers

Check out CIMA's jobs portal:

Get career advice, browse recruiters, search for a job and upload your CV.

Check out our annual salary survey report to keep updated on the current trend.