Much like other advanced financial certifications, candidates for CIMA® certification must complete a rigorous preparation and exam process. Recently announced by the Institute, this process now contains 4 steps:
Investments and Wealth Institute™ combine their application and exam fees into one enrollment fee:
All fees include one attempt to pass the Certification Exam. Retake fees apply:
Registered education programs are offered at select, top-20 business schools:
Once your education program is complete, you can sit for the Certification Exam.
Certification Exam Details
Candidates who are accepted into the CIMA Certification program after March 1, 2018 should follow the above exam process.
Review for the CIMA Certification Exam
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Work Experience & Completing the Certification Process
Upon passing the Certification Exam, candidates are required to:
CIMA® certificants must complete 3 renewal requirements every 2 years: