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Welcome to CIMA Ireland

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


Your online route to the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA®) Professional Qualification. Available for Students in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Did you miss our live “CGMA Finance Leadership Program: Your Business Leadership Starts Here” event? Do not worry, it’s on-demand for you! *Originally broadcasted on Thursday, 26 January 2023. 

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CGMA FLP Case Studies

Find why the CGMA Finance Leadership Program is taking the world by storm!

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  • 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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International Women's Day

Join us for a CIMA Ireland webinar focusing on “Tackling gender balance and closing the gender pay gap.” 

*Originally broadcasted on Wednesday, 8 March 2023. 

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An overview

Stay ahead with a passport in Finance and Accounting which opens endless opportunities to you globally. 

You can study the CIMA's CGMA Qualification and become a CIMA member by choosing the new alternative pathway - the CGMA Finance Leadership Program (FLP): remote access and flexible, self-paced online learning; exact same syllabus as the Professional qualification.

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Are you a current CGMA student in Ireland? You can choose to switch to the CGMA FLP.

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  • Syllabus: Exact same syllabus as the Professional qualification
  • Time to complete: 1, 2 or 3 year subscription that includes your registration, learning, exam preparation, assessments and exams.
  • Self-paced digital environment - Online courses you can do anytime, anywhere, at your pace.
  • Entirely online - All your learning, assessments and Case Study exam preparation takes place within a comprehensive online platform.
  • Tutor videos, interactive exercises, business simulation assignments and mock exams

Better skills. Better business.

The CIMA's Certificate in Business Accounting is our entry level accounting qualification for students with little or no accounting background. It is a recognised qualification in its own right which is valued by employers.

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's CGMA 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.

You can study the CGMA Qualification and become a CIMA member by choosing the new alternative pathway - the CGMA Finance Leadership Program: remote access and flexible, self-paced online learning; exact same syllabus as the Professional qualification.

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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)

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

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  • Latest News

    The latest news for CIMA members and CGMA students across the island of Ireland.

  • Salary insights 2022

    Compare your own salary to the averages of CIMA members and CGMA students.

  • Your next opportunity is waiting.

    Accounting, finance, business or management - no matter the field you're looking, there are plenty of opportunities for you to explore at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants Global Career Hub.

Upcoming & Past Events

Find out more about our upcoming events and past events at CIMA Ireland.

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