What is CIMA?

CIMA is the major international qualification scheme for Management Accountancy (Controlling). Members of CIMA are able to carry the title of Chartered Global Management Accountant™ (CGMA®).

CGMA is the global designation for management accountants. It is powered by the resources and expertise of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and CIMA, two of the world’s leading accounting organisations.

The CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting is the first stage of the CIMA Professional Qualification route.

Contents of the course include

  • Organisational Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Reporting and Taxation

Click here for detailed information about the syllabus.

How is the course delivered?

ECBM provide ‘face-to-face’ tuition, in groups, in Wroclaw, Poland.

Each module of the course is delivered over one or two weekends. Joining an ECBM CIMA course means that you can study at your own pace. We will advise you on what we offer and the options available to you.

The whole course is delivered on six weekends over approximately 10 months, plus one on-line seminar to prepare you for the case study exam. All lessons are exclusively taught in English.

Once you have enrolled, we will give you a personal tutor who will help you devise a study plan that helps you combine your study and work.

We strongly recommend that you support your face to face tuition with ECBM by enrolling for CIMAstudy on-line or CIMAstudy Prime, which enable you to access e-learning materials to help you be successful.

You can find further information abou CIMAstudy here.


The fees for tuition in class are given below. Enrolment is on a module-by-module basis:

Module:Tuition Fee (per head):
P1 Management Accounting£375
F1 Financial Reporting and Taxation £375
E1* Organisational Management£95
Case Study Weekend 1£295
Case Study** Weekend 2£195

Please note:
*E1 must be booked with either P1 or F1
**Case study weekend 2 needs to be booked together with case study weekend one, no separate booking

You need to register separately as a student with CIMA. Current fees can be found here.

Tutor Profiles

ECBM Tutors are qualified and experienced accountants and academics with considerable teaching experience.