New to CIMA?

Fast Facts

WHERE DO I START?

STEP 1 

Do I meet the minimum entry requirements?
YOU DO! No entry requirements or prior education is needed to  start CIMA at the foundation/certificate level.

STEP 2 

Can I claim any CIMA credits/exemptions for my previous studies? YES! If you have a relevant degree or qualification but this is  only granted at CIMA’s discretion once you are a registered  CIMA student and not before.

NB: Colleges are not authorised to evaluate qualifications and/or grant exemption advice. Only CIMA has this discretion.

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How about if I have an MBA Degree, ACCA, CPA or CA(SA)?
You can either claim exemption from the 5 certificate level subjects and E1 - Organisational Management at the operational level or you can automatically gain advanced entry via the CIMA Gateway Assessment exam.

More info? Click here

STEP 3 

How do I register to become a CIMA student and to take exams?
It’s very easy! To register as a CIMA student first time, simply  click here , review the content and follow the  instructions.

To take your CIMA exams, you will need to register with any
Pearson Vue Authorised Test Centre. All CharterQuest Campuses
are Pearson Vue Authorised Test Centers so you can simply click here and go to Book PC Exams and register to write your exams with us. It will also point to dates available and prices per booking.

STEP 4

What study options are available to study with CharterQuest?
You can study your CIMA with us parttime, fulltime, evening, weekend or home study as defined in our study options section. Please also review our fees & timetables section.
 

STEP 5

How do I enrol with CharterQuest?
Once you have confirmed your study option and the semester you wish to begin your studies (even if you are yet to fulfil Step 3 above) you can start by getting a free quotation or doing a direct enrolment by clicking below:


Need more information? Visit FAQs.

ABOUT CIMA

CIMA is the world’s largest professional body of Management Accountants. CIMA members are qualified to work across an organisation, not just in finance. In addition to strong accounting and finance fundamentals, CIMA teaches leading-edge strategic business and management skills that drive modern businesses.

WHY STUDY CIMA?
  • Be recognised in South Africa and globally
  • Combine finance and strategic business management skills
  • Demonstrate ethics and professionalism
  • Boost your employability and/or earning potential
THE CIMA QUALIFICATION STRUCTURE

How much are the fees payable to CIMA (UK)? 

General Fees Certificate​ Operational​ Management​ Strategic​
​Registration fees (once off) ​GBP 77 ​- ​- ​- ​-
​Annual subscription fees (p/a)
(free 1st year for new students)
​GBP 108 ​- ​- ​- ​-
​Exemption fees per subject  ​- ​GBP 56 ​OT - GBP 73
OCS - GBP 120
OT - ​​GBP 73
MCS - GBP 120
​​GBP 120
​OT Exam fees per subject ​- ​​GBP 52 ​​GBP 62 ​​GBP 62 ​​GBP 104
​Case Study/Exemption fees  ​- ​n/a ​GBP 104 ​​GBP 104 ​GBP 166

PAY YOUR CIMA FEES IN RANDS VIA CQ!