US CMA Exam by IMA
Our course offering
- Online Pre-recorded video course
- Access till you pass
- Unlimited video viewing
- Android App ( offline save option)
- Queries - Whatsapp Group, Webinars.
- 200 hrs of video course
- Question Bank, Flashcards, Study Plan, Mock Tests, TextBooks
Our Fees and IMA Fees
US CMA Video-based training course + CMA Workbook
US CMA Part 1 - 15,000 INR
US CMA Part 2 - 15,000 INR
Both Parts - 25,000 INR
Question Bank, Flashcards, Study Plan, Mock Tests, TextBooks at 90$ (Per part).
IMA Fees Structure
|Part 1 Exam Fees||28000 INR (415 USD)|
|Part 2 Exam Fees||28000 INR (415 USD)|
|Entrance Fees||18000 INR (250 USD)|
|Membership Fees||17000 INR (245 USD)|
Note - IMA runs promotions from time to time and your IMA Fees can be reduced by 50%.
Comparison between US CMA, Indian CMA, CIMA
|Details||US CMA||INDIAN CMA||CIMA|
|Approx Cost (INR)||90K - 100K||90K||180K - 200K|
|Duration||6 months||3 - 4 years||3 - 4 years|
|Exam pattern||Online - Test centers||Physical||Online - Test centers|
|Exam Questions||MCQ and 2 theory questions||Practical solving and theory questions||Objective questions|
|Recognition||Globally||India||UK and Commonwealth countries|
|Exam conducted by||IMA||ICAI (Formally ICWAI)||CIMA, UK|
CMA's are required in all areas of the business world (few are listed below):
- Factory Accounts Head
- Business Intelligence and Analyst
- MIS Reporting
- Financial Risk Management
- Monitoring Performance Metrics and Evaluation
- Corporate Governance
- Corporate Finance (Share & Debt Issues, IPO)
Frequently asked questions on IMA US CMA
Q - Who should do a US CMA course?
A - If you are a Bcom graduate with working experience of above three years, this course is for you as it is academically less heavy with MCQ based online exams.
You can get a global degree within 6 months which will help you to grow in your organization.
Q - In which countries is US CMA recognized?
A - The CMA designation is recognized in countries of North America, the Middle East, and Asia.
Q - Which is more beneficial between the US CMA or US CFA?
A - It depends upon the domain in which you are working.
If you are in accounting or finance domain, then US CMA is a right course.
If you are in the banking industry and equity markets, then CFA has the edge over CMA.
Q - Is it worth doing US CMA?
A - Almost all US-based companies prefer US CMA over other local qualifications.
If you aim to work with US-based companies situated in your country, then US CMA is for you.
Also, it's a short course with a high pass percentage of around 35 to 40 %.
Q - How will US CMA benefit my career?
A - A fresh graduate with US CMA Qualification has an edge in the market as compared to a typical Bcom graduate.
US CMA will open doors for both working in top MNC's & new roles which are usually not offered to plain BCom graduates.
Q -Is US CMA hard for students?
A - US CMA is easier compared to Indian CMA/CA.
It is academically not very hard which have MCQ based exams.
It requires 150 hrs of study time
If you practice MCQs and have clear concepts you can surely clear your exams.
Q -What is the eligibility for US CMA?
A - The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree earned professional certification from a recognized college/ university/Institute and work experience of at least two years in accounting or finance.
Q - What are the requirements to get final certification?
A - Membership in the Institute of Management Accountants; Passing scores of all required examination parts, and 2 years of Experience
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