CIMA’s CGMA Operational Level 

The Operational Level is the first level of CIMA's CGMA Professional Qualification and consists of three subject areas. When you pass the level, you will gain CIMA’s Diploma in Management Accounting.

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Progress your career with CIMA's CGMA Operational Level. This is the first step in the globally recognised CGMA Professional Qualification, you will gain invaluable business and finance skills to drive business success.

Course Structure

The Operational Level is made up of three Objective Test subjects and one case study. You must pass all three Objective Tests before moving on to the case study, which will test what you’ve learned overall in the level. You need to pass all assessments to be able to progress to the Management Level.

  • E1 Managing Finance in a Digital World
    P1 Management Accounting
    F1 Financial Reporting
    Operational Level Case Study

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  • This is the first level of CIMA’s CGMA Professional Qualification.

  • The material can be complex, but providing that you dedicate enough time to your studies and you have the relevant experience, you will be able to complete the course.

  • On average, students will take one year to complete this level. This can vary depending on the time you have available to dedicate to your study.

  • This consists of three computer-based Objective Tests and one case study exam.

  • Due to intellectual property laws, it’s not possible to download the majority of course materials. You’ll need an active internet connection to authenticate your account and access your learning content. However, some course videos are available to download and watch later.

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