Welcome to CIMA Ireland

Upper Floor Unit 11, 44 -45 The Seapoint Building, Clontarf Road, Clontarf, Dublin D03P 657
Phone: 087 2213443

CIMA is the world’s leading, and largest, professional body of management accountants.

Find out how CIMA Ireland members in global firms entered the profession and how the CIMA qualification has equipped them to succeed.

  • Introducing CIMA

    CIMA is the world’s largest professional body of management accountants offering the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. It teaches the skills and knowledge needed to work across all areas of the business, not just the accounts team.

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  • Thinking about studying CIMA in Ireland?

    Thinking about studying CIMA in Ireland?

    Start studying the most relevant global qualification for a career in business and finance. Our industry-leading assessments and competency-based syllabus will enhance your employability and career recognition. Have a question? Contact the CIMA Ireland team!

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  • CIMA student resources

    CIMA student resources

    As a CIMA student, we want to help you by providing the support you need to reach your goal of qualifying as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

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  • CIMA members resources

    CIMA members resources

    As a CGMA, you have access to a wide range of resources and events - explore what’s available to you and ensure you’re making the most of your membership.

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CIMA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Hub

Visit the member and student coronavirus resource hubs for the latest news, articles, exam FAQs and resources.

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An overview

Better skills. Better business.

The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting elevates people and businesses to success by developing skills and unlocking talent.

Students without any exemptions or a finance or accounting background will most likely start studying CIMA through the Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA).

Power up your career in the world of business and finance by gaining a solid understanding of fundamental accounting, management and business principles.

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  • Exams: 4 Objective Tests
  • Time to complete: 12-18 months
  • Designation on completion: CIMA Cert BA

Bridging the skills gap

Producing competent and confident management accounting professionals who can guide and lead their organisations to sustainable success.

The CIMA Professional Qualification is recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for business. You’ll develop invaluable finance and business skills and the fundamental knowledge you need to drive business success.

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  • Exams: 12 (nine Objective Tests and three Case Study exams)
  • Time to complete: 3-6 years
  • Designations: CIMA Dip MA (completion of Operational level), CIMA Adv Dip MA (completion of Management level), ACMA CGMA (Admittance to membership)

CIMA leads in Islamic finance through a suite of award-winning self-study qualifications that meet market demands and requirements.

If you're a finance, accounting or law professional working in manufacturing, fossil fuel extraction and almost any other industry or sectors seeking to trade or who seek finance for future investment in a Shari’ah compliant manner, then studying one of our Islamic finance qualification is for you.

There are two levels of qualifications:

  • CIMA Certificates in Islamic finance
  • CIMA diploma in Islamic finance (CDIF)

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Upcoming & Past Events

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