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Our flexible entry policy gives anyone with a passion for business the chance to study towards CIMA regardless of educational background.
We recognise that people come to CIMA at different stages in their life. It doesn't matter whether you are new to business and accounting or an experienced professional.
For this reason we have created a framework that allows you to take advantage of existing qualifications and skills you may have already gained, but ensures you still acquire all the skills, knowledge and experience you need to become a qualified a Chartered Global Management Accountant. Ambitious school leavers, graduates and professionals have all chosen CIMA as the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. All you need is a good grasp of maths and English.
The CIMA Registered Tuition Provider scheme was introduced in 2019 and aids students and their employers in finding tuition either by preferred study method (eg online) or geographically. CIMA Registered Tuition Providers in African countries are listed under their respective countries and our searchable web list offers a direct link to their websites so that prospective students and their employers can find out more.
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Registered Tuition Providers have demonstrated that they value the relationship with CIMA and wish to work with us to offer great learning experiences to their students. CIMA assist them in this by providing syllabus support materials and all the latest information on our qualifications and developments in the world of finance.
Pro Vision Books37F Ordinance Road, Durban, 4091T. +27 (0)31 337 2112F. +27 (0)31 368 4500M. +27 (0)83 887 3113 (SMS only)E. email@example.comW. www.provisions.co.za
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CharterQuest Training Institute98 Sanet Street, Northwold ext 20, Randburg 2194, T. +27 11 234 9223 / +27 11 403 0642 / +27 12 342 8285E. email@example.comW. www.charterquest.co.za
For queries regarding exemptions, examination registration, new student registrations and fee payments contact us: T. 0861 CIMASA (0861 246272) or +27 (0)11 788 8723E. firstname.lastname@example.org
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The CIMA Centre of Excellence (COE) is devoted to funding accounting research on the continent. The output of this innovation research centre will include accounting research papers and local and regional material that will position CIMA as the experts in the field of management accounting, both regionally and globally.CIMA COE is a collaborative project with universities, the public sector and key industry players. The objective of the CIMA COE is to establish a mechanism to support and grow new applied research relating to management accounting in Southern Africa to satisfy industry needs.
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The International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), issued by the International Accounting Standard Board (IASB), are becoming the global accounting standard for how companies prepare financial statements. The IFRS Certificate Programme gives participants the skills to compete effectively in today’s global business environment.
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