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The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants® (the Association), representing AICPA® & CIMA®, advances the global accounting and finance profession through its work on behalf of 696,000 AICPA and CIMA members, students and engaged professionals in 192 countries and territories. 

  • Anyone can join

    the AICPA & CIMA community, whether you’re new to business and finance or an experienced professional.

    Increase your chances of career success by studying with CIMA to become a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

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  • Management accounting

    Management accounting

    is the sourcing, analysis, communication and use of decision-relevant financial and non-financial information to generate and preserve value for organisations.

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    give you a great opportunity to make the most of your membership and expand your professional network.
    Take part in the online and face-to face events organised by AICPA & CIMA.

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    whether big or small, is something we celebrate with our students and members.
    Read their inspiring stories and learn how AICPA & CIMA helped them boost their careers.

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The Global Management Accounting Principles© were created for this era of business to improve decision-making in organisations through the provision of high quality management information.

They support you in benchmarking your organisation against best practice.

The Principles reflect the perspective of CEOs, CFOs, academics, regulators, government bodies and other professionals in 20 countries across five continents. This included a 90-day public consultation in which more than 400 people participated. Public as well as private sector representation has been included so that the Principles have universal applicability.

Qualifications and programmes

The Certificate in Business Accounting is our entry level accounting qualification for anyone who has little or no accounting or management experience.

It is an ideal entry programme for undergraduate students.

Learn fundamentals of business management and finance while preparing for objective test exams

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  • Exams: 4 computer-based objective test exams, available on demand
  • Average time for completion: 12-18 months
  • Diploma after graduation: CGMA Certificate in Business Accounting

CGMA Professional Qualification is a second-level qualification for people who are exposed to working with finance, for example in college or working in the profession.

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  • Exams: 9 computer-based objective test exams, available on demand; 3 comprehensive case studies (4 exam sessions a year)
  • Average time of completion: 2-3 years
  • Diploma after graduation: Diploma in Management Accounting (after the operational level), Advanced Diploma in Management Acounting (after the Management level)
  • Titles: Dip MA, Adv Dip MA
  • Membership in CIMA: ACMA, CGMA (Associate Chartered Accountant Management, Chartered Global Management Accountant)

Enhance your professional standing

Leap forward to a global designation. The CFO Programme will help you stay at the cutting edge of your profession. It will complement your experience and put you on a fast track to gaining the globally trusted and highly valued CGMA designation.

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Under this fast track program, candidates will only take the Strategic Case Study exam of the CGMA qualification and completion of the exam will allow direct entry to CIMA membership and awarding of the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.

Ahead of sitting the exam, candidates will attend preparatory classes at WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, campus Düsseldorf.

Senior Executive Programme is a tailor-made 3-months course catered for the crème de la crème in a company.

It is most suitable for experienced managers and team leaders. The programme is a chance to join the group of the best management accounting specialists.

CIMA®  Diploma in Performance Management  is a formal qualification in its own right as well as an official entry route into the CGMA Professional Qualification, recognized globally.

You’ll learn vital management accounting tools and techniques, applicable at your workplace from day one, helping you improve business performance and grow your value for the company.

All at affordable cost and within 6-12 months.

Who is it for?

Early career starters
Whether you have just completed your degree or decided to launch your business career, the DipPM can give you the edge. And it’s quick.

Experienced professionals
Have you already started working in finance? Even better!
With DipPM you will expand the range of performance management tools in addition to what you have already learned on the job. You will gain confidence to take on more ambitious projects and progress in your role.


2 computer-based objective test exams, each 90 mins long; exams can be sat online or in a test centre, any time of the year.

Average time for completion
6-12 months

Diploma after graduation
CIMA Diploma in Performance Management


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We will be happy to answer any of your questions.
Please contact us at or speak to a CIMA representative in Romania: +40 768 874 040