Advance notice: MyCIMA will be unavailable 19–23 April.
Please be aware that as of Monday 3rd April 2023 the ability to register as a new CIMA Candidate or re-activate your CIMA account has been suspended and will not be available until Tuesday 3rd May.
There will be a scheduled maintenance on Saturday, 1st of April at 17:30 BST to Sunday, 2nd of April at 9:00 BST. Users can still access MyCIMA to schedule or start an Exam but other MyCIMA services will not be available. Users will not be able access Study Planner, CGMA Store,, and Competency and Learning. In the meantime, we apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Welcome to CIMA Nigeria

CIMA Nigeria No 2 Turnbull Road, Onikoyi, Ikoyi, Lagos
T. +234 14608392 / +234 (0)7002462644
Office hours: 08:30-16:30 Monday to Friday

CIMA is the world’s largest professional body of management accountants offering the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. If you are considering a career in business and finance, the CIMA qualification will open doors with employers all over the world.

  • Where we lead, others follow

    Management accountants lead businesses to success. CIMA is the first and only global professional body for Chartered Management Accountants and is recognised as the most relevant financial qualification for business today.

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Start your CGMA journey

We know that people start studying with CIMA at different stages in their lives. So whether you're new to business and accounting or an experienced professional, we have you covered. Our flexible framework helps you make the most of your existing qualifications and skills, while helping you get the knowledge and experience you need to become a CGMA designation holder.

The Certificate in Business Accounting is our entry level accounting qualification for students with little or no accounting background.

Our Professional Qualification is regarded highly by employers around the world for its relevance to business.

Take advantage of the mutual pathway agreement between CIMA and ICAN (Institute of Chartered Accountants Nigeria) with an internationally recognised fast track programme.

CIMA also offers a qualification in Islamic finance.

Our on-demand exams and flexible structure put you in control, so you work at the pace that works for you. You could complete a level every year, or take a steadier pace if you're balancing studies with a busy work life, family or university studies.

Studying with CIMA, you choose when and where to sit each exam, and more than 5,500 Pearson Vue test centres around the world.

We update our syllabus regularly to keep on top of business trends and the needs of global employers. 

To do that, we're always researching and talking to employers to understand the types of people they need on their teams. With that information, we've developed a framework with the skills financial professionals need. 

Our CGMA Competency Framework is designed to help management accountants and their employers understand practical experience requirements and ongoing professional development. 

Our syllabus is driven by the CGMA Competency Framework and covers four key knowledge areas:

  1. Technical accounting
  2. Business skills
  3. People skills
  4. Leadership skills

New students pay a one-off registration fee, which includes their first years subscription fee. Click here for all exemptions awarded and paid for after 1 August 2019.

In light of the increase in the exchange rate of the Nigerian Naira to Great British Pounds, kindly note that effective 1 March 2018, our exchange rate for payment of fees (excluding exam fees) will be N450 to GBP1. Download the latest fee list. 

Please use the below banking details to make your payment.
Bank: Stanbic IBTC Bank
Account Name: Manaccrep Limited
Account Number: 0016580849  

Please clearly state your CIMA Contact ID on the payment and send your proof of payment to

Kindly note we only accept electronic transfers and not cash payments. There may be a slight delay in the payment reflecting on your account. 

No two students are the same. So it's important to find what works best for you. In line with our flexible, on-demand assessments, there's a wide range of study methods to choose from.

Study with a CIMA Registered Tuition Provider

You can attend a course with one of the local tuition providers in Nigeria.

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Start anytime, study anytime, sit your exam anytime. If you want to choose when and where you study, but would also benefit from some tutor suport, distance learning may be the right choice for you. is the only online learning resource reviewed and approved by CIMA. 

Take a look at our Study Shop to see all of the options available to you.

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Expand your career horizon with the fast track CGMA Corporate Professional Pathway, designed with multiple entry points to the CIMA Professional Qualification based on your work experience. 

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