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What is CIMA?

CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) a UK-based global professional management accounting body. CIMA offers training and qualification in management accountancy and related subjects, providing ongoing support and training members. Holding a CIMA qualification provides multiple professional opportunities. 

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What are the benefits of a Certificate in Business Accountancy?

Professor Heather McGregor, Executive Dean of Edinburgh Business School and Edinburgh Business School, Careers Consultant Alan Smith discuss the Certificate in Business Accountancy and the benefits and opportunities it brings for students, and their future careers.

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Free CIMA Membership for students

At Edinburgh Business School, we go above and beyond to ensure that our students get the best education and career opportunities, during and after their studies. We are the first university in Scotland offering all first year students free CIMA membership, worth more than £500, for four years. Students will have the opportunity to gain the CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting giving them a head start to a professional qualification and gaining the CGMA designation (Chartered Global Management Accountant).

By joining CIMA, and because of the syllabus on offer will give you a unique opportunity to impress future graduate employers.

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More about our CIMA Partnership

Diane Dixon, CIMA Account Manager, tells us more about the benefits of our partnership with CIMA