Overview

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants. Through their partnership with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) they support and give voice to 150,000 Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMAs) across the globe. CGMA (Chartered Global Management Accountant) is the global designation for management accountants, powered by AICPA and CIMA, two of the world’s most prestigious accounting organizations. Having the letters CGMA after your name brings huge career benefits. CIMA helps individuals and businesses to succeed by harnessing the full power of management accounting – not just accounting for the balance sheet, but accounting for business. They provide continuing professional development services, fund academic research, develop thought leadership, monitor professional standards, maintain a code of ethics for members, and work with external tuition providers and assessment services to provide the best study and examination experience.

By implementing CIMA program, students will develop the critical knowledge and skills that employers are looking for and be ready to work in any business – large or small, public or private, all around the world.
  • As part of the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants, you possess the most relevant qualification for business. Your designation letters showcase your skills and experience globally, connect you to a community of like-minded peers and show you are committed to lifelong learning, ethics and professionalism.
  • Employers globally choose CGMA - career in business and finance, world-class employer
  • Greater earning potential – increase your earning potential
  • Develop skills and gain competence as you progress – enhance your career while you are working & gaining business and financial skill
  • A higher level of professionalism – very highest levels of professionalism and a clear of ethics
  • Opening doors around the world with CGMA designation – global recognition of your experience
  • Global job opportunities – will open up global job opportunities in whatever sector you choose to work around the world
  • Courses are taught by master degree and experienced scientist teachers from UFE, ACCA, CGMA and Business Management.
  • Courses are taught in English according to UFE standards, CIMA examination standards and criteria.
  • CIMA online examination can fully be taken at licensed EXAMINATION CENTRE /Pearson VUE/ authorized by CIMA in time and space saving and responsible way.
EXAMS
Five examinations for the Certificate in Business Accounting, Nine objective tests and three integrated case studies for the Professional
Qualification
THE CIMA QUALIFICATION
It’s consists of two parts,
  • The Certificate in Business Accounting /Cert BA/ It’s an entry level accounting qualification for those with little or no accounting background.
  • The CIMA Professional Qualification
It’s comprises nine separate subjects that are organized in three pillars and three levels.
  • Three pillars-represent specific areas of knowledge. The pillars are enterprise, performance and financial
  • Three levels-represent levels of achievement. The levels are operational, management and strategic.
TO QUALIFY AS A CGMA at UFE, YOU MUST:
  • Pass five examination for the Certificate in Business Accounting /if you are UFE students you may qualify for some exemptions/
  • Pass nine objective tests and three integrated case studies for the Professional Qualification
  • A Bachelor Degree from a recognized university
  • Work experience Three years.
  • Number of exams Up to 17, depending on exemptions.
  • How long does it take? Two and half year to 3 years on average.
  • What else is involved? A professional ethics module.
  • Start Date : August, January

Programs

MSc in Management Accounting MSc in Finance
Graduate programs
BBA in Accounting
Undergraduate programs
ACCA CIMA CFA
Professional degrees
Study Online
Online programs