CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting - College SA

CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting

Course Code: C00816

This is an entry-level international accounting qualification. You will learn the basics of management accounting, and you will be guided into the world of management accounting in a way that will make everything easy to understand. You will gain insight into the business world beyond financial accounting, and you will learn how the different areas of accounting relate to one another in the business world. This CIMA course is the perfect stepping stone towards a career in business and finance.

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Course fee

R17 840

Monthly instalment option:

R1270 per month

Payment duration:

14 months

Study duration:

16 months

Registration fee:


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Accreditation information

Status: Accredited course

Type & reward: CIMA Certificate Business Accounting (Occupational Certificate: Management Accounting Officer, SAQA ID: 112824)

Provided by: CIMA

Minimum credits: 120

What is included in the course fees?

  • Text books and study material
  • Courier fee

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete the course.

Course starting dates

With College SA, you can start studying whenever you want: there are no specific course starting dates since we offer distance learning. Please speak to our educational planners about your enrolment and study options.

Assessment information

Exams can be taken in the order and combination of your choosing and at your own pace. You can sit your exams at any point during the year at over 5,000 computer-based assessment (CBA) centres around the world. After passing all five exams, you will be awarded the Certificate in Business Accounting Qualification.

Exam information

Exams can be taken throughout the year, in the order and combination you choose.

Entry Requirements

Grade 9

Grade 9 passed, with Mathematics (40% and above) and Physical Science (30% and above)


Completion of bridging course (if you don’t have Grade 9 pass), with Mathematics (40% and above) and Physical Science (30% and above)


You must be at least
16 years old


The ability to read and
write in English

Internet access

You will need access to the internet via a computer