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AAT students and members

Case studies

As an AAT student or member, you can take the next step in your career and start studying for the globally recognised CIMA qualification any time.

Ben Rendle

As the general accountancy sector changes with the advent of automation and artificial intelligence (AI), I expect the skills instilled by the CIMA qualification will increase in demand from the accounting sector as a whole.

Financial Controller, Plymouth Argyle Football Club Read more

Frances Holloway

All my colleagues were working towards CIMA or ACCA. At the end of the technician stage, I wanted to continue my studies and CIMA was the obvious choice!”

Senior Management Accountant, Network Rail Telecom Read more

Joanne Beattie

CIMA covers a broad range of accounting techniques and concepts and through successfully completing the AAT qualification I was exempt from all CIMA certificate level exams.

Assistant Financial Controller, Nestle Read more

Hayley Hunton

AAT provided fundamental principles and also the foundations to studying CIMA. The similarities between the two qualifications is the ethos of studying; being able to study whilst working which consequently means you can apply theory to practice.

Senior Finance Manager, Bentley Motors Ltd Read more

Alistair Taylor

I would not be where I am today without CIMA, it has opened a lot of doors for me.

Management Accountant, ITV Read more

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