Mode of Learning


About the Programme

B.Com (Finance and Accounting Elective) from Bangalore City University is a 3-year Undergraduate Programme in Commerce, accredited by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) which enables students to pursue CIMA Qualification with 13 Exemptions (Only 3 Case Studies to Qualify). 

Students enrolled or studying with the Affiliated Colleges at Bangalore City University can access the CIMA Qualification through ISDC Learning and complete CIMA along with their B.Com. Students can digitally learn at ISDC Learning with great flexibility and at a lesser cost. Emphasising on Business strategy and concepts like Cost and Risk Management and interpretation of financial statements, CIMA is one of the esteemed qualifications any aspiring Management Accountant can think of. 

This integrated programme is designed to provide a competitive edge to the students to solve global business challenges. The curriculum framework and content of this course will facilitate students to conveniently pursue a career in management accounting and allows them to finish CIMA Professional Qualification along with 13 Paper Exemptions. 

Get ahead-start in the industry within a set academic tenure with a Global Qualification in Finance and Management.

Bangalore City University

Bengaluru City University inherits the legacy of the 160-year-old central college campus. BCU is a State Public University situated at the heart of Bengaluru with a mission is creation, dissemination and application of knowledge and nurture the appropriate milieu for this endeavour.

The B.Com is being taught by the Colleges Affiliated to Bangalore City University, ISDC Learning in partnership with the University to enhance the accessibility and affordability of CIMA Qualification for the students studying with the affiliated colleges through its dynamic digital learning platform. The programme structure helps students to complete CIMA Qualification by appearing in only for 3 examinations.


CIMA is a Professional Qualification in management accounting by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK. CIMA has more than 2,27,000 members and students in 179 countries. 

Upon successful completion, candidates are awarded the CGMA designation, which is a joint designation by CIMA, UK and AICPA, US. CIMA syllabus is based on The CGMA Competency Framework – jointly innovated by CIMA and AICPA.

Collaborative relationships of CIMA with professional organisations like CPA Australia and CMA Canada, CIMA members have favourable immigration status in the respective countries as well.

Why B.Com + CIMA?

  • The programme is integrated with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA, UK) Qualification.
  • The Online Accredited Programme that provides an exemption of 13 Examinations of CIMA.
  • Provides the understanding for case study exams to fully Qualify with CIMA.
  • Aids in developing the ability to analyse statistics to spot trends and make strategic decisions for improving internal efficiencies to tackle market expansion.
  • Provides access to more than 15,000 new accounting, finance, and business jobs globally.
  • Helps develop a skillset to integrate financial and non-financial data, to paint a complete picture of the business.
  • Provides skill enhancement and ability enhancement courses in addition to the core courses.

Programme Insights

  • Dual Qualification
    Earn an International Qualification along with a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Dual Designations
    Achieve ACMA & CGMA Designations along with your Name.
  • 13 Paper Exemptions
    Avail 13 paper exemption for CIMA  with only 3 Examinations to Qualify.
  • Exclusive Access to ISDC Pro
    Get exclusive access for ISDC Pro to learn CIMA Anywhere, Anytime. 

Learning Methodology

  • 60 Hours of Bridge Course for Management Accounting & Financial Accounting (30 Hours Each)
  • Pre-Recorded Classes through Learning Management System (ISDC Pro).
  • Self-Study Assignments, Quiz & MCQs, Essay-Type Questions, Case Study & more.
  • Interactive Discussion Forum and Brainstorming over LMS.
  • Exhaustive E-Content for In-Depth Reference.
  • Interactive Live Online Audio-Video session from Subject Experts.
  • Flexibility to structure your CIMA Exams through CIMA  Platform.

Programme Structure

CIMA Diploma in Management Accounting

  • Managing Finance in Digital World
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Operational Case Study

Students will be given Bridge Course for Foundation/Exempted Papers.

Fees : INR 30,000/-

CIMA Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting

Operational Level

  • Organisational Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Operational Case Study

Management Level

  • Project & Relationship Management
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Reporting
  • Managerial Case Study

Fees : INR 46,000/-

CIMA Professional Qualification

Operational Level

  • Organisational Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Operational Case Study

Management Level

  • Project & Relationship Management
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Reporting
  • Managerial Case Study

Strategic Level

  • Strategic Management
  • Risk Management
  • Financial Strategy
  • Strategic Case Study

Fees : INR 62,000/-

CIMA Full Qualification

Fees : INR 56,000/-

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