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Exam timetable

View key 2023 dates to help you plan your studies

Plan your CIMA exams. On demand tests are are available all year. There are four windows a year when you can sit the case study exams (February; May; August; and November). Within each window exams will be available for three days from Wednesday to Friday.

CIMA exams

We are continuing to offer online CIMA exams and in many countries you can now schedule at test centres. You now have more choice than ever.

Student FAQs

Certificate in Business Accounting exams

On-demand, computer based assessments available all year. Your Cert BA certificate is dispatched 6 weeks after you pass your final exam. Find more information here 

BA1 BA2 BA3 BA4

Professional Qualification exams

Objective Tests

On-demand, computer based assessments available all year.

Operational level E1 P1 F1
Management level E2 P2 F2
Strategic level E3 P3 F3


Case Study exams 2019 syllabus

There are four windows a year when you can sit the case study exams (February; May; August; and November). Within each window exams will be available for three days from Wednesday to Friday.

Pre-seen material for the Case Studies can be found on the Study Hub.

2023 Exam timetable

 Feb 2023
  Operational Management/Gateway
Strategic/CGMA
Exam entry opening 27/07/2022
Add to Calendar 27/07/2022 09:00 AM 27/07/2021 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
03/08/2022
Add to Calendar 03/08/2022 09:00 AM 03/08/2022 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
10/08/2022
Add to Calendar 10/08/2022 09:00 AM 10/08/2022 05:00 PM Europe/London Strategic exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
Exam entry closing 24/01/2023
Add to Calendar 24/01/2023 09:00 AM 24/01/2023  05:00 PM Operational exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY
31/01/2023
Add to Calendar 31/01/2023 09:00 AM 31/01/2023  05:00 PM Management exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY
07/02/2023
Add to Calendar 07/02/2023 09:00 AM 07/02/2023  05:00 PM Strategic exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY
Pre seen material to students 23/09/2022
Add to Calendar 23/09/2022 09:00 AM 23/09/2022 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
30/09/2022
Add to Calendar 01/04/2022 09:00 AM 30/09/2022 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
07/10/2022
Add to Calendar 07/10/2022 09:00 AM 07/10/2022 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
Exam dates 08-10 February 2023
Add to Calendar8/02/2023 09:00 AM 10/02/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Exam dates CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
15-17 February 2023
Add to Calendar 15/02/2023  09:00 AM 17/02/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Exam dates CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
22-24 February 2023
Add to Calendar 22/02/2023 09:00 AM 24/02/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Exam dates CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
Results published 30/03/2023
Add to Calendar 30/03/2023 09:00 AM 30/03/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
6/04/2023
Add to Calendar 6/04/2023 09:00 AM 6/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
13/04/2023
Add to Calendar 13/04/2023 09:00 AM 13/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Certificates

(more info here)

CERT Dip MA available from 16/06/2023 CERT Adv Dip MA available from 16/06/2023 ACMA / CGMA designation - more info here
 May 2023
  Operational Management/Gateway
Strategic/CGMA
Exam entry opening 26/10/2022
Add to Calendar 26/10/2022 09:00 AM 26/10/2022 05:00 PM Operational exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

02/11/2022
Add to Calendar 02/11/2022 09:00 AM 02/11/2022 05:00 PM Management exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

09/11/2022
Add to Calendar 09/11/2022 09:00 AM 09/11/2022 05:00 PM Management exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

Exam entry closing 25/04/2023
Add to Calendar 25/04/2023 09:00 AM 25/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

03/05/2023
Add to Calendar 03/05/2023 09:00 AM 03/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

09/05/2023
Add to Calendar 09/05/2023 09:00 AM 09/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Pre seen material to students 24/03/2023
Add to Calendar 24/03/2023 09:00 AM 24/03/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
31/03/2023
Add to Calendar 31/03/2023 09:00 AM 31/03/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
03/04/2023
Add to Calendar 03/04/2023 09:00 AM 03/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Exam dates 10-12 May 2023
Add to Calendar 10/05/2023 09:00 AM 12/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

17-19 May 2023
Add to Calendar 17/05/2023 09:00 AM 19/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

24-26 May 2023
Add to Calendar 24/05/2023 09:00 AM 26/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Publish results window 29/06/2023
Add to Calendar 29/06/2023 09:00 AM 29/06/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
06/07/2023
Add to Calendar 06/07/2023 09:00 AM 06/07/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

13/07/2023
Add to Calendar 13/07/2023 09:00 AM 13/07/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


Certificates

(more info here)


CERT Dip MA available from 22/09/2023 CERT Adv Dip MA available from 22/09/2023 ACMA / CGMA designation - more info here
 August 2023
  Operational Management/Gateway
Strategic/CGMA
Exam entry opening 25/01/2023
Add to Calendar 25/01/2023 09:00 AM 25/01/2023 05:00 PM Operational exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

01/02/2023
Add to Calendar 01/02/2023 09:00 AM 01/02/2023 05:00 PM Management exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

08/02/2023
Add to Calendar 08/02/2023 09:00 AM 08/02/2023 05:00 PM Management exam entry closing date CIMA DD/MM/YYYY

Exam entry closing 25/07/2023
Add to Calendar 25/07/2023 09:00 AM 25/07/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

01/08/2023
Add to Calendar 01/08/2023 09:00 AM 01/08/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

08/08/2023
Add to Calendar 08/08/2023 09:00 AM 08/08/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Pre seen material to students 24/03/2023
Add to Calendar 24/03/2023 09:00 AM 24/03/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
31/03/2023
Add to Calendar 31/03/2023 09:00 AM 31/03/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
03/04/2023
Add to Calendar 03/04/2023 09:00 AM 03/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Exam dates 09-11 August 2023
Add to Calendar 09/08/2023 09:00 AM 11/08/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

16-18 August 2023
Add to Calendar 16/08/2023 09:00 AM 18/08/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

23-25 August 2023
Add to Calendar 23/08/2023 09:00 AM 25/08/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Publish results window 28/09/2023
Add to Calendar 28/09/2023 09:00 AM 28/09/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY
05/10/2023
Add to Calendar 05/10/2023 09:00 AM 05/10/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

12/10/2023
Add to Calendar 12/10/2023 09:00 AM 12/10/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


Certificates

(more info here)


CERT Dip MA available from 24/11/2023 CERT Adv Dip MA available from 24/11/2023 ACMA / CGMA designation - more info here
 November 2023
  Operational Management/Gateway
Strategic/CGMA
Exam entry opening 26/04/2023
Add to Calendar 26/04/2023 09:00 AM 26/04/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Pre-seen material available CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

04/05/2023
Add to Calendar 04/05/2023 09:00 AM 04/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Exam dates CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


10/05/2023
Add to Calendar 10/05/2023 09:00 AM 10/05/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Exam dates CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


Exam entry closing 17/10/2023
Add to Calendar 17/10/2023 09:00 AM 17/10/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


24/10/2023
Add to Calendar 24/10/2023 09:00 AM 24/10/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

31/10/2023
Add to Calendar 31/10/2023 09:00 AM 31/10/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Pre seen material to students 15/09/2023
Add to Calendar 15/09/2023 09:00 AM 15/09/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

22/09/2023
Add to Calendar 22/09/2023 09:00 AM 22/09/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

29/09/2023
Add to Calendar 29/09/2023 09:00 AM 29/09/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Operational Exam CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Exam dates 01-03 November 2023
Add to Calendar 01/11/2023 09:00 AM 01/11/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

08-10 November 2023
Add to Calendar 08/11/2023 09:00 AM 08/11/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

15-17 November 2023
Add to Calendar 15/11/2023 09:00 AM 15/11/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Management exam entry opening date CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Publish results window 21/12/2023
Add to Calendar 21/12/2023 09:00 AM 21/12/2023 05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

04/01/2024
Add to Calendar 04/01/2024 09:00 AM 04/01/2024  05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY


11/01/2024
Add to Calendar  11/01/2024 09:00 AM 11/01/2024  05:00 PM Europe/London Results released CIMA true DD/MM/YYYY

Certificates

(more info here)

CERT Dip MA available from 17/02/2024  CERT Adv Dip MA available from 17/02/2024 ACMA / CGMA designation - more info here

Previous case study windows

November 2022

November 2022
  Operational Management/Gateway
Strategic/CGMA
Exam entry opening

27 April 2022

05 May 2022
11 May 2022
Exam entry closing

25 October 2022

01 November 2022

08 November 2022

Pre seen material to students

23 September 2022

30 September 2022

07 October 2022

Exam dates

09-11 November 2022

16-18 November 2022

23-25 November 2022

Publish results

05 January 2023

12 January 2023

12 January 2023

 

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