基础级考试：使用计算机考试方式CBA（Computer Based Assessment），时长120分钟的考试,可以自行安排参加基础级课程的考试顺序，但须至少提前两周向考试中心预订。基础级考试主要考题形式：多项选择题，是非题，数字填空题，热点题，综合题，配对题。运营阶段、管理阶段和战略阶段课程的三个阶段的考试均采用笔试方式，时长3小时加上20分钟的试卷阅读时间。且一年只在5月和11月的第三周举行全球统一考试。考试报名时间至少提前2各月，注册时间至少提前4个月。题型以简答和案例分析为主。
基础级考试在考试后7个工作日内就可获得考试结果，您可要求CBA考试中心打印成绩清单。笔试成绩一般在考试结束的两个月后公布，即每年5月的考试成绩在7月公布，每年11月的考试成绩在第二年的1月公布。TOPCIMA on PC考试成绩一般在考试结束4周内公布
If you are registered as a CIMA student and hold a relevant qualification or degree you may apply for exemptions.
Before you apply,make sure you are familiar with our exemptions policy.
To apply for exemptions you must:
1.Register as a CIMA student
You can only apply for exemptions once you have registered as a CIMA student.
2.Search for your qualification on our database
Our exemption search allows you to find out if your qualification makes you eligible for any exemptions.
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3.Send us your documents
To verify you are eligible for exemptions you’ll need to send us copies of your highest level educational certificates and transcripts.These must include details of the subjects you studied and the marks you achieved.Send your documents to documents cimaglobal.com and remember to include your contact ID.
Read about submitting your documents in the exemptions policy.
4.Confirm we’ve received your documents
We will email you confirmation of receiving your documents within 72 hours of receiving them.
If you’ve faxed your documents to us and don't receive confirmation in 72 hours,please assume we have not received your fax and resend your documentation.
We do not send confirmation of receipts at weekends or on bank holidays,so please factor in this time when waiting to hear from us and resending documents.
It takes up to 20 working days for us to assess your application for exemptions.When we have assessed your documents,we will email you with details of any exemptions awarded or any further information required.
You will be able to view your exemptions and pay for them in your MY CIMA account.
Accepting or declining your exemptions
You have the opportunity to accept or decline any exemptions you have been granted.
You need to be sure that you are familiar with the material covered in the exams you are exempt from and you could pass that exam if you took it.Material covered in the early stages of the CIMA qualification is built on in the later stages.
Accepting your exemptions
To accept your exemptions,pay your exemption fees within eight weeks of receiving your exemptions.
If you wish to decline any exemptions,you will need to email student.admissions cimaglobal.com within eight weeks of receiving confirmation of your exemptions.
If you decline an exemption and then fail that exam you will not be able to reclaim the exemption.