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Certificate in Business Accounting Programme

Special pathway for university students pursuing Accounting or Business Admin.

The job market is highly competitive, and you need to stand out from the crowd if you want to score that dream job. Get a head start with the globally-recognised CIMA certificate in Business Accounting, and delve deeper into the role of a Management Accountant. If you’re taking a Diploma in Accounting or Business Administration, you can now enjoy up to three exemptions. Just sit for the BA2 Management Accounting exam! Grab your opportunity today.

Who can apply?
This programme is open to all university students studying Accounting or Business Adminstration.

What's in it for you?

  • A dual qualification upon completion - your degree/diploma and the globally recognised CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting
  • Recognition by employers
  • Strong foundation in management accounting
  • Entry to the CIMA Professional Qualification in Management Accounting if you wish to continue your studies
  • Opportunity to become a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) if you successfully complete the CIMA Professional Qualification and apply for CIMA membership when you have three years of relevant work experience.

The journey
Step 1: Register for BA2 Management Accounting exam at
Step 2: Apply for exemptions for emailing transcript and certificate to our student advisors
Step 3: Schedule and appear for the exam.

GBP 70 (registration fee) + GBP 70 (BA2 Management Accounting)
(Includes registration, exemption and exam fee)

Contact us today to find out more!
T. +91 (022) 6187 9900