Taught course

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Professional Scheme (CIMA)

University of South Wales · University of South Wales

Entry requirements

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Certificate in Business Accounting

  • Degree in business or accounting will usually be accepted by CIMA as equivalent to the Certificate in Business Accounting
  • The AAT Qualification provides exemptions from the Certificate in Business Accounting

Please check CIMA Global for exemptions and upload evidence of these with your application.

Months of entry

January, September, March

Course content

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Professional course will allow you to progress and have considerable influence in your chosen field. Whether you aim to work in commerce, financial services, consultancy, government, the public sector or manufacturing, this CIMA course is for you.

The CIMA course can be studied part-time, around full-time employment to fit around your commitments. On the course, you will acquire a set of world class finance skills, including strategic thinking and risk and performance management skills, allowing you to become a chartered management accountant who can shape and control the future of organisations. The University of South Wales is a CIMA Global Learning Premium Partner, the highest possible accreditation under CIMA’s quality assurance scheme for training providers. We were also awarded the PQ Magazine Public Sector Accountancy College of the Year Award in 2016 for the third time.

For full information on the course, teaching and career prospects please see the website.

Fees and funding

For full funding information please see the website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Enquiries and Admissions
03455 76 77 78