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Our exemptions search will help you find out if the qualification you have studied exempts you from sitting some CIMA exams. If your qualification is on our database of accredited programmes, you will see which CIMA exams you may be exempt from. You must have qualified during the years stated on the database and must have taken the required modules.

Sunway University


BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance 2010 to 2014 Graduation

Description: 3 year programme. September 2007 to 2011 intakes. Students enter directly into strategic level as long as all modules taken. 10 year rule applies. Students who completed their degree more than 10 years ago only receive certificate level exemptions


Subject name Subject level Module(s) required for Exemption
BA1 Fundamentals of Business Economics Certificate BA Core ECN1014 Introductory Economics (prev BMB1203).
BA2 Fundamentals of Management Accounting Certificate BA Core ACC1014 Principles of Financial Accounting (prev BAB1104) AND Core ACC2024 Cost Accounting (prev BAB1101) AND Core ACC2044 Management Accounting (prev BAB2201).
BA3 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting Certificate BA Core ACC1014 Principles of Financial Accounting (prev BAB1104) AND Core ACC2014 Financial Accounting (prev BAB2204).
BA4 Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law Certificate BA Core LAW1014 Business Law (prev BAB1102) AND Core LAW2034 Company Law (prev BAB2202) AND Core MGT3044 Business Ethics & Social Responsibility (prev BAB3210).
E1 Managing Finance in a Digital World Operational All Core: MGT1014 Princ & Prac of Mgt (prev BMB1204) AND MGT3054 Strategic Mgt (prev BAB3201 Bus Strat) AND ITC1014 Business Computing (New from Jan 2011) AND MKT1014 Principles of Marketing (New from Jan 2011) AND MGT2034 Operation Mgt (New).
P1 Management Accounting Operational All Core: ACC2024 Cost Acc (prev BAB1101) AND ACC2044 Mgt Acc (prev BAB2201) AND FIN1014 Princ of Bus Fin (New fr Jan 2011) OR BAB3206 Strategic Fin Mgt (before Jan 2011) AND FIN2014 Fin Mgt (prev BAB2203) AND FIN3014 Corp Fin (prev BAB3208).
F1 Financial Reporting Operational All Core: ACC2054 Malaysian Taxation Sys (prev BAB2205) AND ACC1014 Principles of Fin Acc (prev BAB1104) AND ACC2014 Financial Acc (prev BAB2204) AND ACC3054 Advanced Fin Acc (prev BAB3203) AND MGT3044 Bus Ethics & Social Res (pev BAB3210).
E2 Managing Performance Management Core MGT3054 Strategic Management (prev BAB3201 Business Strategy) AND Core MGT1014 Principles & Practice of Management (prev BMB1204) AND Elective MGT3094 Project Management (New).
P2 Advanced Management Accounting Management Core ACC2044 Management Accounting (prev BAB2201) AND Elective ACC3034 Advanced Management Accounting (prev Core BAB3209).
F2 Advanced Financial Reporting Management Core ACC3014 Corporate Reporting: Theory & Practice (prev BAB3204) AND Core FIN2014 Financial Mgt (prev BAB2203) AND Elective ACC3054 Advanced Financial Accounting (prev Core BAB3203).