ABOUT CIMA PROGRAM

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants® (CIMA) is the world’s leading and largest professional body of management accountants and financial professionals. Its qualification is recognised worldwide as the most relevant global finance qualification for a career in business. Its unique blend of management accounting, financial accounting, and a strong focus on digitalisation and technological skills throughout the qualification produces competent and confident Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMAs) who can interact with all business functions, adding value and improving decision making to lead their organisation to sustainable success.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

  • • School leavers / Degrees in any discipline/
  • • Relevant degrees in accountancy or business /
  • • Diploma in Performance Management /
  • • Selected relevant professional qualifications /
  • • MBA or Master’s in Accounting /
  • • Corporate professional experience

CIMA Programme Structure

PRACTICAL WORK EXPERIENCE

Total of 3 years’ working experience in below competency framework.

COURSE STRUCTURE

Intake Period
August – May
Duration
10 months per level
Study Mode
– Blended / Online

 

Operational Level

This is first level of the professional qualification. You will learn how to:

  • • Prepare financial statements.
  • • Provide management accounting information.
  • • Use appropriate tools for decision making through a broad understanding of business.

After successfully completing this level, you will receive the CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting.

Management Level

This is the second level of the professional qualification and consists of three exams. You will learn how to:

  • • Prepare group accounts.
  • • Make pricing and product decisions based on a robust analysis.
  • • Manage projects and relationships.

On completion, you receive the CIMA Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting.

Strategic Level

This is the third and final level of the professional qualification and consists of three exams. You will learn how to formulate financial strategy and manage strategic relationships while managing risk, using the competencies gained at operational and management levels.

Intake Period
April / November
Duration
1.5 months
Study Mode
– KL Face-to-face
– Blended
– Online

Contact Hours

Blended / Online (E / P / F)
KL Face-to-face (Case Study)
Core Classes
30 hrs videos + 5 hrs tutorial*
18 hrs
Intensive Revision Course
4 hrs
4 hrs
Mock Exam
1.5 hrs
3 hrs
  • *Face-to-face / Video Conference

EXAM STRUCTURE

Exams
Availability
Type of
Assessment
Length of
Assesment
Location
Objective tests
Can be sat globally at Pearson VUE test centres. Locations of Pearson VUE test centres can be found on the CIMA websites.
E3 P3 F3 On-demand
(Year round)
Computerized
objective tests
90 minutes
E2 P2 F2
E1 P1 F1
Integrated case studies
Strategic level Four settings
per year
(February, May,
August & November
Computerized
Integrated
case studies
3 hours
Management level
Operational level
**Noesis Exed is an authorized Pearson VUE Test Centre for all CIMA exams.

IMPORTANT PROGRAMME DATES

CIMA Examination 2020-2021
CIMA Case Study Aug’20 Nov’20 Feb’21 (Est) May’21 (Est)
Exam Registration:
Operational 29 Jan 20 – 28 Jul 20 29 Apr 20 – 27 Oct 20 5 Jul 20 – 28 Jan 21 23 Oct 20 – 28 Apr 21
Management 5 Feb 20 – 4 Aug 20 7 May 20 – 3 Nov 20 5 Aug 20 – 4 Feb 21 30 Oct 20 – 6 May 21
Strategic 12 Feb 20 – 11 Aug 20 13 May 19 – 10 Nov 20 5 Aug 20 – 11 Feb 21 6 Nov 20 – 12 May 21
Pre Seen Available:
Operational 27 Mar 20 25 Sept 20 6 Dec 21 26 Mar 21
Management 3 Apr 20 2 Oct 20 13 Dec 21 2 Apr 21
Strategic 6 Apr 20 9 Oct 20 13 Dec 21 5 Apr 21
Exam Dates:
Operational 12 – 14 Aug 20 11 – 13 Nov 20 10 – 12 Feb 21 12 – 14 May 21
Management 19 – 21 Aug 20 18 – 20 Nov 20 17 – 19 Feb 21 19 – 21 May 21
Strategic 26 – 28 Aug 20 25 – 27 Nov 20 24 – 26 Feb 21 26 – 28 May 21
Result Date:
Operational 24 Sept 20 22 Dec 20 25 Mar 21 24 Jun 21
Management 1 Oct 20 14 Jan 21 1 Apr 21 1 Jul 21
Strategic 8 Oct 20 14 Jan 21 8 Apr 21 8 Jul 21
*CIMA Objective Test is On Demand basis
*For future updates and exact dates, kindly visit https://www.cimaglobal.com/Studying/plan/Exam-timetable

PASS RATES

COURSE FEE

RM500 (One-off)

RM500

Registration Fee

Fees payable to Noesis Exed Sdn Bhd
1) Blended / Online Study Mode Fees
Registration fee
RM500
Course Fee (per level)
Course Fee (per subject)
Case Study only
RM4,000
RM1,600
RM1,600
*Qualified for EPF Education Withdrawal and HRDF claimable for Malaysian only
2) KL Face-to-face Study Mode Fees
Level
Registration Fee
Course Fee
RM 500
Case Study only
RM2,000

EXAM FEE

Fees payable to CIMA (Subject to change)
CIMA registration fee (one-off payment) GBP 77
CIMA annual subscription fee (first year waiver for new student) GBP 120
CIMA Professional Qualification
Operational level objective tests (per exam) GBP 100
Operational level case study exams (per exam) GBP 175
Management level objective tests (per exam) GBP 110
Management level case study exams (per exam) GBP 180
Strategic level objective tests (per exam) GBP 165
Strategic level case study exam GBP 225

UNIVERSITY DISCOUNT

University Discount List for Year 2020/2021 (KL & SG)
40%

TARUC, Monash University

30%

University of Nottingham, Sunway University

20%

RMIT, UTAR, HELP, MMU, UiTM

10%

Singapore Management University, University of Warwick, Curtin University, Nanyang Technological University, University of London, University of Melbourne, UM, UNITEN, UUM, INTI

LECTURER PROFILES

Noesis prides itself on the quality of its lecturers across all programs.
The profile of some of our CIMA Australia lecturers are below.

TIMETABLE

Click to see full timetable for CIMA program.