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Management accountants interpret financial information to make business decisions. Top CFOs, CEOs and management consultants are chartered management accountants.
Becoming a chartered management accountant can accelerate your career and boost your salary. It is a proven path to business success.
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The gateway assessment is drawn from the management level papers of the CIMA syllabus:
- P2: Performance management
- E2: Enterprise management
- F2: Financial management
Section A – three compulsory questions each worth 25 marks.
- P2 syllabus area B – cost planning and analysis for competitive advantage (25%)
- E2 syllabus area B – project management (25%)
- F2 syllabus area A – group financial statements (25%)
Section B – a series of objective test questions totalling 25 marks, from all other areas of the P2, E2 and F2 syllabi not covered in section A (25%).
The pass mark for the paper is 50 marks.
Gateway exams are available at the main global May and November sittings. The CIMA gateway assessment is three hours long and can be taken at any CIMA exam centre.
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