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2019 CIMA syllabus update

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CIMA: What's changing in November 2019?

CIMA have updated their syllabus to include more real world learning for the finance function, focusing on areas that are more relevant to the current busin...

Wed, 10 Apr, 2019 at 11:03 AM
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CIMA: Why are CIMA updating their syllabus?

CIMA has decided to update their syllabus to include more real world learning for the finance function, focusing on areas that are more relevant to the curr...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: Should I keep studying or stop and start again in November 2019?

It’s completely up to you, but you must consider where you’re up to, and if you’re going to miss out on any vital information. We recommend that you don’t s...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: What subject should I sit next?

For full advice for the level that you’re on, see our syllabus update page.

Wed, 10 Apr, 2019 at 11:04 AM
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CIMA: Will I have to study for longer under the 2019 syllabus?

No. The length of time to study the subjects hasn’t changed. But if you find yourself sitting an exam under the 2019 syllabus after studying a subject under...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: Will I have to redo any subjects under the 2019 syllabus?

No, any subjects you have passed under the 2015 syllabus will remain as exam credits in your CIMA account and will not need to be reattempted under the 2019...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: How long can I continue studying the current syllabus?

You must have passed the Objective Test subjects by the time the 2019 syllabus is introduced in November, for case study you have until February 2020. Any e...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: If I fail my Case Study on the 2015 syllabus, can I resit it on the 2015 syllabus or will it be the 2019 syllabus?

You can resit under the 2019 syllabus but we wouldn’t recommend it. You will have some knowledge gaps. It’s best to do the 2015 Case Study again, and you ca...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: When will the 2019 syllabus courses be ready to buy?

The Classroom and Live Online courses will be available to buy on 11th March 2019, but there won’t be any course content available in MyKaplan until 1st Aug...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM
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CIMA: When will the last exam under the 2015 syllabus be sat?

The last 2015 syllabus exams will be sat on the 3rd November 2019 however we would strongly recommend you have sat your 2015 syllabus Objective Test exams i...

Fri, 22 Mar, 2019 at 8:16 PM