CIMA Cert in Business Accounting (Cert BA)

Course Code

EXP032

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The Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA) is an introductory finance qualification by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) - the world’s largest leading professional body of management accountants.

This course comprises of:

  • Fundamentals of Business Economics module BA1
  • Fundamentals of Management Accounting module BA2
  • Fundamentals of Financial Accounting module BA3
  • Fundamentals of Ethics, Corporate Governance and Business Law module BA4
This course is only available to study online.
Course overview

The Cert BA qualification is an ideal introduction to core business and finance skills for individuals with little or no previous accounting knowledge.

With this qualification, students can work as an accounts assistant or in a management consultancy.

This course includes all four modules necessary to achieve the qualification. Successful completion of all four modules and passing the associated exams will result in achieving the Certificate in Business Accounting. Exams will need to be booked and paid for directly with CIMA.

Course Duration

Varies depending on enrolment date.

Course Outcome

You will achieve a CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA).

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Four exams.

Course content

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting – Fundamentals of Business Economics module BA1

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting – Fundamentals of Management Accounting module BA2

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting – Fundamentals of Financial Accounting module BA3

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting – Fundamentals of Ethics Corporate Governance and Business Law module BA4

Extra info

Assessment

You will need to sit a computer-based exam at the end of each module in order to achieve your overall qualification. Exams are not included in the cost of this course, and should be booked with CIMA.

Study method

This course is offered on a distance learning basis, with access to required study materials and unlimited support from your personal tutor via email. Study at your own pace, wherever and whenever you choose.

Course outcome

At the end of this course successful students will achieve a CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA).

The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting (Cert BA) is a recognised qualification, as well as a route to becoming a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

Awarding body

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is the world’s largest leading professional body of management accountants, with the most useful accounting qualification for a career in business.

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