Benefits for students

Benefits for students of the University of Economics in Cracow with their participation in the UEK-CIMA Program in the academic year 2017/2018.

Sample package of benefits for all CIMA Programme students, as guaranteed by CIMA, includes:

  1. an invitation to the CIMA Top Talents Club;
  2. free hard copy textbooks with a code to online study resources (only for Public Universities students) - available to students who will sign up for an external exam in Pearson Vue test centres;
  3. free access to the CIMA Connect;
  4. free access to “Exam Success meetings”, training courses/workshops preparing to the Operational Case Study (OCS) external examination;
  5. free access to events/workshops conducted by CIMA experts in different Polish cities;
  6. an invitation to a global network of business leaders by way of providing CIMA Programme students with access to valuable sources of knowledge and a platform for sharing best businesses practices;
  7. assurance that the knowledge obtained by CIMA Programme students, as certified by the internationally recognised CIMA qualification, remains relevant at all levels of business organisations across the world;
  8. CIMA Programme students obtain access to CIMA online resources, which include: an individual MyCIMA account, thanks to which students receive support while studying, effective and flexible study methods such as mind planning (preparatory materials for certificates, professional education materials, case studies, etc.), CIMA My Jobs, a portal with job offers for CIMA students and members,
  9. CIMA Programme students are invited to the Gala Awards Night & Christmas Party; Summer Special; business meeting e.g. MoneyTalks meetings with CEOs and CFOs of global companies;
  10. Results of external exams taken by CIMA Programme students are taken into consideration in awarding CIMA community best exam prizes at various levels of the CIMA qualification;
  11. CIMA Programme students are directly supported by their University’s CIMA Programme Coordinator and CIMA Ambassador; l. etc.

Employers look for holders of a CIMA certificate:

Thousands of firms worldwide train their staff in CIMA programmes. They appreciate the value of employees – holders of CIMA diplomas, who lead their organizations towards sustainable development and success. As many as 87% of employers declare readiness to offer higher pay to specialists in CGMA management accounting*. We are convinced that the number of CGMA designation holders will steadily increase, representing the highest ethical standards, financial knowledge and commitment to company development.

*Source: CGMA brand index survey 2014.


CIMAconnect is a virtual learning platform, specially designed for CIMA students. It offers free most up-to-date materials, a personalised home page, the possibility of establishing contacts with students around the world, and, most importantly, it is available 24/7, also for smartphone users.

Assistance and free materials

We are undertaking continuous efforts to develop and improve methods for supporting students in the learning process. We encourage you to make use of free on-line materials such as eNewsletters, materials for examinations, mobile applications and reports.

Earn more and more money

While attending a CIMA course, you can increase your earnings. Our global earnings calculator will show you what you can expect as a CIMA students and a member of the Institute.


The only service dedicated to management accounting professionals with job offers, used by such leading global companies as Amazon, KPMG, Shell, and HP. You can benefit from recruiters’ advice, search available offers and upload your CV. CIMA MY JOBS.

Employers accredited in Poland:

Accenture, Cargill (Polska), Deloitte & Touche, Infosys BPO Poland, Nestle Polska, PwC Polska, Unilever Polska, Whirlpool Polska, State Street.

Employers with global accreditation operating in Poland:

Diageo, Phillips, Royal Bank of Scotland Group, BPP Professional Education, BP, British American Tobacco, Deutsche Bank, HJ Heinz, HSBC Bank, Shell International, Coca-Cola HBC, Ernst & Young, Arla Foods, Marks & Spencer, El Sevier, Hitachi Data Systems, Johnson & Johnson, Mars, First Data, Hilton Worldwide, SABMiller, Unilever, IBM UK, Hewlett-Packard Company.