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CIMA: How long will it take to become fully qualified?

On average, it takes our students around three years to complete the CIMA qualification. Most students take around 4-6 subjects per year.

Tue, 22 May, 2018 at 3:01 PM
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How many modules are in CIMA Certificate/Professional?

There are 16 subjects across the Certificate and Professional qualifications, each assessed by a computer-based exam.

Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 9:36 AM
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Is there a deadline to book my course?

Distance Learning/OnDemand - You can book a course as and when you're ready to study. Live Online/Classroom - We advise that you book these in advance o...

Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 9:38 AM
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CIMA: What is the Pass Guarantee?

Pass guarantee is our promise to continue to support you further with your studies if you are unsuccessful in your exam. This is subject to terms and condit...

Tue, 22 May, 2018 at 3:03 PM
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CIMA: Do I need to book time off work for my course?

We offer day and evening courses so you can fit your studies around your lifestyle. View our timetables. Exams are available all year round, subject to ava...

Tue, 22 May, 2018 at 3:03 PM
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What Study Methods are available to me?

OnDemand- an online course with resources specifically designed for online learning. It combines the structure of a tutor-led course with the flexibility ...

Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 9:49 AM
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CIMA: When do I have to register with the governing bodies?

You need to register with the institute before you can attempt your first exam. Please make sure you complete your registration at least 6-8 weeks before yo...

Tue, 22 May, 2018 at 3:04 PM
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CIMA: Once you have enrolled on a course, what happens next?

You'll receive enrolment confirmation and materials within 3-5 working days*, subject to availability and if they're printed. You'll also rec...

Tue, 22 May, 2018 at 3:04 PM
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Is there a time limit on completing the qualification?

No, you can take as long as you want to complete the qualification. However, please note the syllabus is updated every five years, so you may need to refres...

Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 9:53 AM
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What is the recommended sitting order?

You can sit in any order. Most of our students complete BA3 first, as it's about bookkeeping, and move on to BA1 and BA2. BA4 is law, so you can complet...

Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 9:55 AM