Ijeoma Anadozie, CIMA Country Manager, Nigeria
CIMA, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants has a launched a special offer of 50% off its standard registration fee for Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters of Science (MSc) in accounting holders, as well as chartered accountants.
The special offer, which closes 31 July, allows Nigerians with the relevant degrees to extend the global reach of their career by obtaining the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation. This designation for management accountants is recognized the world over as the most relevant finance qualification for business and is powered by the expertise and resources of CIMA and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Ijeoma Anadozie, CIMA Country Manager says: “Our mission as an organisation is to help people and businesses succeed and we see this as the way to make CIMA more accessible to a greater number of business, finance and accounting graduates and professionals. Anyone with a relevant degree will benefit from a carefully defined exemptions policy that will allow a student to start CIMA studies at the right point and progress more quickly through the qualification.”
The Country Manager disclosed that CIMA’s accelerated route has been extended to chartered accountants, MSc in Accounting and MBA holders in Nigeria. The route, according to her, grants 12 exemptions out of 17 papers, leaving applicants just fives papers to write after the initial assessment. Successful candidates are also awarded the CIMA Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting, entitling them to use of the professional letters CIMA Ad Dip MA.
CIMA is the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants with the mission to help people and businesses to succeed in the public and private sectors.
CIMA has more than 227,000 members and students in 179 countries working at the heart of business in industry, commerce and not for profit organisations. Chartered Institute of Management of Accountants has strong relationships with employers, and sponsor leading research.