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CIMA Islamic finance qualifications

CIMA leads in Islamic finance through a suite of self-study qualifications catering for all levels of knowledge and experience.

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Master's qualifications

We offer a range of Master's level qualifications for CIMA members, which give you a fast track route or exemptions:

  • Lancaster University Management School: CIMA members are eligible for entry to the Lancaster executive Master's in business administration (EMBA) with a discount of 10% off the total fee.
  • Manchester Metropolitan University: MSc in strategic business management, delivered via a supported online distance learning platform.
  • Robert Gordon University: MSc in strategic accounting, delivered via a supported online distance learning platform.
  • SKEMA Business School (PDF 110KB): an accelerated MSc in auditing, management accounting and information systems.
  • Strathclyde Business School (PDF 102KB): CIMA members quality for the CIMA-Strathclyde scholarship, which offers an attractive reduction on tuition fees.
  • University of York (PDF 285 KB): Master's programmes for those working in the public and non governmental sectors or in public/private partnerships, delivered online and offering a 15% reduction for CIMA members.