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Our qualifications are based on our CGMA Competency Framework. This framework represents the latest thinking of employers in the market and provides a structure for the knowledge required at various points in your career.
Our Cert BA and Professional qualifications together form the CIMA qualification. If you don’t have a relevant qualification to start in at Professional level then you can start here.
The Cert BA consists of four subjects:
BA1 Fundamentals of Business EconomicsBA2 Fundamentals of Management AccountingBA3 Fundamentals of Financial AccountingBA4 Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law
There are no entry requirements for the Cert BA, just a good understanding of English and Maths.
Cert BA Objective Tests are 120 minutes long, computer based and available on demand all year round.All of our Cert BA and Professional exams are computer-based and available at over 6,000 Pearson VUE assessment centres worldwide.
There are no start and end dates for the Cert BA, you can register and start studying all year round.
Approximately 12-18 months. This will depend on your prior knowledge and availability to study.
Our flexible structure and on-demand exams put you in the driving seat – giving you complete control over how, when and where you study.
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CIMA Cert BA. When you’ve qualified, you’ll be able to use the designatory letters CIMA Cert BA to show your new skills.Then you can choose to move on to the CIMA Professional Qualification – the next step towards becoming a CGMA designation holder.
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