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Robert Gordon University

CIMA has worked closely with Robert Gordon University in developing courses which enable individuals to obtain degree qualifications alongside their CIMA studies.

Two courses are available: 

The BA is available both to individuals who are about to start studying the CIMA qualification and also for those who are current student members.

The MSc is aimed at CIMA students who have gained their CIMA advanced diploma in management accounting, or are CIMA exam qualified.

Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University (RGU) is based in Aberdeen, the oil capital of Europe.  RGU prides itself on being ‘the professional university’ and has an international reputation for producing confident graduates who progress to professional careers. 

Consistently ranked highly for employability, recent accolades have included:

  • ‘The Sunday Times’ award for top modern university in the UK 2012  - 'A degree from Robert Gordon University is as near to a guarantee of a job as you can get'.
  • ‘The Times’ award for top modern university in the UK three years in a row 2009-2011.
  • ‘The Guardian’ award for best modern university 2010. 

Forward thinking and relevant
RGU’s diverse and exciting range of degree programmes are taught in state of the art facilities by specialists who maintain close links with the world of work. Well established relationships with professional bodies, industrial organisations, government departments and research institutes ensure that all taught content is relevant and meets industry standards. 

The university’s growing reputation for research reflects its interest in finding real solutions to real problems experienced by businesses and other organisations. RGU has taken the concept of distance learning to a new level – its experience in online distance learning is long standing and the university strives to maintain high levels of support, interaction and engagement through embracing new technologies and techniques at every stage of an online distance learning course.