Bengaluru, June 8, 2015: CIMA (The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) has announced that it has tied up with Jain University and CMR University in Bangalore, as part of this year's expansion initiatives.
Both these universities will offer undergraduate students the CIMA qualification, from July 2015 onwards.
Jain University will offer the CIMA qualification to its students with its three year undergraduate B.Com honours in Risk Management program, while CMR University will facilitate students to complete the CIMA qualification alongside its three year undergraduate program in business.
Debasish Biswas, Country Head, CIMA India, said "We are excited about these strategic tie-ups with both Jain University and CMR University that would enable students in the south to embrace global management accounting careers. CIMA India has seen double digit growth over the past five years and is poised for continued aggressive expansion across the country."
CIMA has been working closely with renowned universities such as Christ University - Bangalore, Manipal University - Manipal, Gitam University - Vishakhapatnam, BBD University - Lucknow, Manipal University - Jaipur, Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning - Pune and Jagaran Lake City University - Bhopal to offer its Management Accounting qualification.
About the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), founded in 1919, is the world's leading and largest professional body of management accountants, with over 227,000 members and students operating in 179 countries, working at the heart of business.
CIMA members and students work in industry, commerce, and the public sector and not-for-profit organisations.