Diploma in Management Accounting (CIMA Dip MA)

Access Duration - 365 Days
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Guided Learning Hour 30 Guided Learning Hours (30)
Course Material Course Material
Number of Modules 03 Number of Modules 03
Assessment Included Mock Exam Included
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What Will I Learn?

How finance plays a central role within an organisation and how technologies can impact finance functions.
Why it is important to collect data and upon examination learn how it creates value for the organisation.
How finance is integral to how other parts of an organisation works and how it interacts with the rest of the organisation to achieve a common goal.
Learn about costing methods and techniques, why costing is done and where digital costing can be applied.
Understand budgets, how they are prepared and implemented within an organisation. What is the impact of budgets and how can you use risk management tools in the short term decision making process?
What are the necessary regulations, who are regulators and how are they applied?


Are you considering to pursue a career into Management Accounting position or perhaps you are already in a similar position desiring to move ahead in the career ladder. Then you do not need to look any further than this Diploma in Management Accounting in CIMA certified course which provides a comprehensive overview of Management Accounting. Since this course is the first level of CIMA qualification at the diploma level, it will be your gateway to a globally recognised career in not only Managing Accounting but also in Finance and Economics as well. Upon successful completion you will be awarded a CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting and hence this fantastic course will equip you with comprehensive knowledge and hands on experience to successfully complete the course as well as preparation for the exam. We can thus guarantee 100% pass rate with our learner support team who would support you in the best possible way tailor made to each individual’s needs.

The Diploma in Management Accounting is organized methodically in such a way that it would enable the learners to first progress from Operational Level to Management Level and then proceed into strategic level where they will be eligible to become Charted Management Accountant. This is an amazing chance to those who are looking for career progression.

The Operational Level of the course would enable learners to acquire hands on experience on an organisation’s operating environment and leading to long-term strategic future. Thus the learners will earn a comprehensive overview of Business, Finance, and technical as well as working with people and managing them.

All the curriculum is prepared by high level expertise in the industry who are practically knowledgeable with years of experience in the industry.

Furthermore you can also get a designator letter even at the partly-qualified stage which you can use to progress your career (CIMA Dip MA). As this is a globally recognised qualification sky would be your limit as you will be eligible for ample of career opportunities in the management accounting as well as financial and economics arena globally. So get the best out of this opportunity.

Who is the CIMA Operational Level for?

  • School leavers
  • Students or members of other professional bodies
  • Undergraduates and graduates
  • Anyone with an interest in pursuing a career in management accountancy
  • Why Choose Global Edulink?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Assessment
  • Exam Details
  • Certification
  • Career Path
  • Excellent pass rate
  • Dedicated panel of instructors
  • High rate of passing for first-time students
  • CIMA certificate in Business Accounting, degrees in business or accounting or AAT Technician/Diploma level [level 4]

The objective tests can be taken in any order. All 3 objective tests must be passed before the learner books the case study exam.

This is an entry level finance exam that will allow the learner to demonstrate if they have acquired the relevant skills, techniques and knowledge to be displayed in that role. The first-level qualification will comprise of 3 computer-based objective tests and 1 case study exam.

3 Objective Tests

  • Format – Computer-Based
  • Duration – 90 Minutes
  • Results – Provisional results available followed by confirmation within 48 hours
  • (A score out of 150 is given, with 100 representing a Pass)

Operational level objective tests -  GBP110 (Tier 1 per exam)

Case Study Exam

A 3 hour case study exam at the operational level once the objective tests have been passed. The case study exam will assess the learner’s knowledge and application in real-world scenarios.

(A score out of 150 is given, with 80 representing a Pass)

Operational level case study exams - GBP185 (Tier 1 per exam)

Please Note : Official Exam is not provided, It should be purchased separately

Please note that the prices are subject to change by the The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) at any given time. The above price mentioned per objective test are at the time of writing only. You may check with the official CIMA website for latest updates in prices. https://www.cimaglobal.com/Starting-CIMA/Starting-CIMA/Fees/

Upon the successful completion of the course, learners will be awarded the CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting. Kindly note that the certification is awarded by CIMA.

A career in management accounting will provide a clear path to progress in your desired employment. Companies worldwide, irrespective of their size require the services and knowledge of management accountants. Management Accountants are marketable candidates across multiple industries.

  • Management Accountant - £32,957

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
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Course Curriculum

1. E1: Managing Finance in a Digital World
E1: Managing Finance in a Digital World
Chapter 1 – The Finance Function In The Digital Age
Chapter 2 – The Finance Functions
Chapter 3 – Technology And Information
Chapter 4 – Operations Management
Chapter 5 – Management Of Relationships Within The Supply Chain
Chapter 6 – Process Technology And Quality Control
Chapter 7 – Marketing
Chapter 8 – Marketing Tools
Chapter 9 – Human Resource Planning (I)
Chapter 10 – Human Resource Planning (ii)
Chapter 11 – Ethics
2. F1: Financial Reporting
F1: Financial Reporting
Chapter 1 – Regulatory Environment Of Financial Reporting
Chapter 2 – Financial Statements
Chapter 3 – Pprinciples Of Taxation
Chapter 4 – Managing Cash And Working Capital
3. P1: Management Accounting
P1: Management Accounting
Chapter 1 – Accounting For Management
Chapter 2 – Cost Classification And Behaviour
Chapter 3 – Semi Variable Costs
Chapter 4 – Accounting For Overheads
Chapter 5 – Absorption Costing
Chapter 6 – Marginal Costing
Chapter 7 – Activity Based Costing
Chapter 8 – Limiting Factor Analysis And Throughput Accounting
Chapter 9 – Joint Product Costing
Chapter 10 – Other Costing Issues
Chapter 11 – Linear Programming
Chapter 12 – Standard Costing And Basic Variance Analysis
Chapter 13 – Advanced Variances
Chapter 14 – Budgeting
Chapter 15 – Forecasting Techniques
Chapter 16 – Risk And Uncertainty
Chapter 17 – Relevant Costing
Chapter 18 – Cost Volume Profit Analysis
Mock Exam
Mock Exam : Diploma in Management Accounting (CIMA Dip MA) 00:40:00

Students feedback


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    Blair Brown

    July 04, 2020
    Resourceful course

    I would recommend this course to everyone who wants to learn about accounting and/or start a career in finance. For those who have had no prior exposure to accounting, this course may seem a bit daunting at first. But fret not. An immense amount of resources is available online.

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    Lane Barker

    July 01, 2020
    Well prepared

    Very intuitive and well prepared course!

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    Jody Lawrence

    June 19, 2020

    It was an excellent course that allowed me to grasp the basic accounting principles despite having no formal financial education on the subject whatsoever. I would recommend the course to anyone who wanted to get a strong, broad-brushed understanding of financial accounting.

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    Leigh Atkinson

    June 09, 2020
    Easy to grasp

    Thank you for the course. It was really well-structured and easy to grasp even for non-professionals.

    L C

    Leslie Clarke

    May 31, 2020
    Great course

    It was a great course.

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    Angel Graham

    May 23, 2020
    Highly recommend

    This course has certainly helped me along that path. I highly recommend this course to anybody with similar goals. Understand budgets, how they are prepared and implemented within an organisation. What is the impact of budgets and how can you use risk management tools in the short term decision making process?

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    Taylor Jordan

    May 19, 2020
    Well designed

    The whole structure of the course is well designed and allows the student to grasp the subject easily.

    C K

    Cameron Knight

    May 19, 2020
    Great course

    Great! pass the exam with flying colors

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    Noel Barrett

    May 08, 2020
    Uncomplicated on the whole

    Efficient and clear introduction to the subject with concise modules. Well targeted at the exams and well explained

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    Edward Gordon

    May 02, 2020
    Technically gratifying

    The course is well prepared. I learned a lot about costing methods and techniques. I am pleased with the customer service.

    F M

    Franklin Mitchell

    April 28, 2020
    Job beneficial

    A very helpful course that gives learners the opportunity to develop skills that employers are looking for. I was able to face the exam well due to the well written content and aimed practice test.

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    Rory Lawrence

    April 15, 2020
    A Worthy and pragmatic course

    This course helped me understand budgets, how they are prepared and implemented within an organisation. The customer service was efficient, and very helpful. Keep up the good work. Highly recommend.

    B R

    Beau Richardson

    April 08, 2020
    Highly efficacious

    Great course. The staff was helpful and assisted me to solve the issue I reported. The course is also of excellent standards.

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