The Chartered Institute of Cost and Management Accountants (CICMA) is a Nigerian – based professional accounting body offering Accounting education and professional qualifications in cost and management accountancy and related subjects, focus on accounting, business and government operations. The head office of the institute is in Kaduna. The institute also has regional offices at Abuja, Kano, Jos and Port Harcourt. As at September 2015, it had 8,200 members working in and outside Nigeria. It also has 4,500 registered students.
The main purpose of The Chartered Institute of cost and Management Accountants (CICMA) is to foster and maintain high standard of professional ability and practice in Cost and Management Accounting and related disciplines.