certified management accountant
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What is Certified Management Accountant (CMA)?
CMA (Certified Management Accountant) certification will enable you to progress in your career…fast.
Who Can Do CMA? CMA Eligibility Requirements in UAE
- Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
- ACCAs automatically qualify
- Must be full time experience
- If part-time (20 hours per week) –2 years of part time equals 1 year of experience
- Experience requirement can be completed before or after passing exams
- Positions regularly employing the principles of management accounting and financial management e.g. Preparation of financial statements, Financial planning & analysis, Monthly, quarterly, and year end close, Audit, Budget preparation & reporting, Forecasting, investment decision making, Costing
What is CMA Exam Registration Process?
- Join IMA (Annual International Membership)
- Pay the CMA Certification Entrance Fee
- File an Exam Registration Form selecting the exam you wish to take and pay the indicated fees
- Receive a Registration acknowledgment form which provides your authorization number, testing window, the instructions for candidates, and access to the CMA Exam Support Package
- Schedule your exam appointment with Prometric Center (at least 4 weeks prior to exam date
- Appear for your scheduled exam appointment with the required identification documents
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I Want to Know Syllabus of CMA Part 1 & CMA Part 2
Part One: Financial Planning, Performance, and Analytics
Part Two: Strategic Financial Management
What is Exam Format of Certified Management Accountant (CMA)?
Each exam will be of 4 hours (3 hours for MCQs + 1 hour for Essay Type Question)
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
- Per part: 100 multiple choice questions (MCQs)
- MCQs have 4 options
- No penalty for incorrect answers
- Time Duration: 3 Hours
Essay Type Question
- Per part: Two 30-min essay questions
- Time Duration: 1 hour
- No options in essay questions
- Calculations and/or non calculations
When Can I Give CMA Exams?
- Computer based: 2 parts
- Each part can only be attempted once within a window
- 3 testing windows: Jan/Feb, May/Jun, Sep/Oct
- Must attempt one part within 12 months of entering the program
- Expiry: Must complete both parts within 3 years
How scoring and grading is done in CMA Exams?
- Must answer at least 50% of MCQs correctly to be eligible to sit for the essay part
- 75% of marks from MCQs, 25% from essay
- Each question has equal weight
- Essay part will be graded off-line
- The total score determines pass/fail
- Different ‘forms’ of the exam –difficulty varies slightly
- Minimum passing scaled score of 360 (scale of 0-500)
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