Scheduling a CIMA Exam

Scheduling a CIMA Exam has never been easier! Follow these four simple steps to schedule your exam. Once that’s done, use our study resources to help prepare. Reach your study goals with us.

Scheduling your CIMA exam has never been easier! Follow the steps listed below. It’s as easy as one, two, three. 

Scheduling an Online CIMA Exam

Gearing up to write your CIMA exams? Follow these four easy steps to schedule your exam: 

  1. Log in to MY CIMA 
  2. Confirm details and settle your debts
  3. Select “Schedule exam”
  4. Schedule your exam  

Step 1: Log in to MY CIMA

Have your CIMA contact ID and password ready. Use this to log in to MY CIMA. If you do not have these details you can access them by calling 020 8849 2251

Step 2: Confirm Your Details and Settle Your Debts

Make sure your details and student account is up to date. Unfortunately, you won’t be able to write exams if you have any outstanding debts. 

Step 3: Select “Schedule Your Exam” 

While on the website there will be a  ‘schedule your exam’ option. Click on this. You will then be transferred to the Pearson VUE website to select your location, date and time. 

Step 4: Schedule Your Exam 

Then simply choose the exam you want to take and make payment. Once this has been processed you will be redirected back to MY CIMA. Easy!  

A student Scheduling a CIMA Exam on her cellphone.

Scheduling Your Exam by Phone

Don’t have access to a computer? You can schedule a CIMA exam over the phone by calling the contact centre on 020 8849 2251. 

Once you have scheduled your exam you will receive an email confirming the venue, date and time. 

Rescheduling Your Exam

Something came up and you think you won’t take your exam? Simply reschedule!  

You can reschedule your exam: 

  • Up to 48 hours before an objective test
  • 48 hours before an Certificate in Business Accounting exam
  • While registration is still open for a Case study exam

Find the details for these on your MY CIMA account. Before sitting down for your exam, have a good look at the CIMA exam rules.  

Study Resources:

Need some help with exam tips? Have a look at the following pages for assistance: 

Ace Your Exams!

Need assistance preparing for your CIMA exam? Speak to our course consultants today: 

  • Call us for free on 0800 39 00 27
  • Or  fill out this contact form for a call back
Last Updated: June 15, 2022


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