Click on the Plus to find out more:
CIMA Certificate is the entry level of the CIMA qualification and a qualification in its own right (the CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting). It leads on to the Professional Qualification.
Start your CIMA studies today
Did you know you can also book your Certificate Level Assessments with us?
Assessments take place throughout the year and are examined on computer. Book a Computer Based Assessment (CBA) today:
If you know the course you want to enrol on, use our Certificate or Professional LevelQuick purchase tool
On average, it takes our students around 3 years to complete the CIMA Professional qualification. There are 17 subjects in total, with most students taking around 4-6 per year.
Did you know you might not need to sit every paper if you have exemptions?
Find out how 70 years of teaching experience has helped shape our 2015 courses.
Sign up here and we'll send you updates, exam tips and offers about our CIMA courses.
By providing your information, you are consenting to receive marketing information by email from Kaplan. Kaplan will never pass on your details to third party companies.
*Based on Operational ULE students in the May 2014 sitting.
#Lifetime Pass Guarantee requires 100% attendance of the classroom course/Live Online sessions. Full terms and conditions apply.
+Includes November and May exam sittings since 2008. Professional papers only. Includes joint places.
+44 (0)1908 540069
The pass mark for the Objective Tests(OTs) is 70%.
Our courses have been designed to exceed this through a structured study programme which covers 100% of the revised syllabus. You now get more tutor time in class and online to guide you through the syllabus.
Courses also include personalised study resources, practice tests, eBooks, our new mobile app and an online "test yourself" facility.
We’re the only official publisher of CIMA materials, which means you can be completely confident our study materials cover everything you need to know in a way that’s relevant to the Objective Test (OT) and Case Study exams.
Plus, we’re the only provider to be able to include CIMA-approved, e-learning content as part of your course.*
*included in Objective Test Tuition and Distance Learning Premier courses
Starting in early January, our classroom and live online courses have regular start dates scheduled across a 12 month timetable, starting every three months. There is complete flexibility to support your needs - whether you want to accelerate quickly through the qualification or take a study break.
Plus, with our new Payment Plan you now have the flexibility to spread your fees over the duration of your course.*
Terms and condtions apply
We’re an approved Pearson VUE exam centre, which means you can take your exams at the same Kaplan centre where you come to study and sit your practice tests.
Plus, with our new Exam Boosters taking place just before the exams, you’ll get the opportunity to build your confidence and ease those last minute nerves.
Everything you need to prepare for your exams is included: access to 500 practice questions, official CIMA e-learning content, official CIMA-approved materials and your own practice app.
All our assessments and mock exams are designed to replicate the real exam environment - you’ll practice on computers with simulated tests and get personalised feedback to improve your technique.
All of our classroom and Live online packages include a Lifetime Pass Guarantee# to ensure your success. With the Lifetime Pass Guarantee, you can come back on any part of the course until you pass and attend our online resit course for FREE.
(Just make sure you enrol on the Complete OT Package or Case Study Complete.)