The 2015 CIMA Syllabus will still be examined until 3rd November 2019 for objective tests and for case studies the last examination window will also be November 2019. If you require further information on the 2015 Syllabus please refer to the links on the right hand side of this page.
What do you learn at the Strategic Level?
Strategic level is the third and final level of the CIMA Professional Qualification and consists of three subject areas and the Strategic level case study exam.
The Strategic level focuses on long term strategic decision making. You will be able to support organisational leaders to craft strategy; evaluate and manage risks that might prevent organisations from successfully implementing strategy; value organisations; and source financial resources required to implement of strategy.
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For the first time, under the updated 2019 CIMA Professional Qualification, CIMA has published examination blueprints based on the syllabus which set out what is examinable in each of the nine Objective Tests and three Case Study exams. The Blueprints are published annually, and provide information about the format, structure and weightings of the assessments.
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Format: computer based
Availability: on demand at any of the 5,000 Pearson VUE centres around the world
Length: 90 minutes
Marking: computer marked
Results: provisional result available immediately followed by confirmation no more than 48 hours later
Objective Tests are comprised of a range of items including short multiple choice questions, number entry questions, drag and drop questions and other formats. They test all component learning outcomes across the whole subject.
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