25.01.2021 12:21 By: CIMA

UE Katowice wins CIMA Excellence Award

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants distinguishes University of Economics in Katowice for its outstanding contribution to the accounting profession.


The CIMA Excellence Awards celebrate outstanding academic partners, tuition providers and students who have made significant contributions to the accounting profession and the Institute over the past year. These awards highlight the high-quality of teaching, research, and learning in accounting education across the world.  

Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive – Management Accounting at The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, commented: 

"The CIMA Excellence Awards honour institutions and individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the accounting profession and worked tirelessly to enrich their students, providing them with the best possible education and prepare the next generation of accounting professionals. The [insert name of award] received by [insert name of institution] is a true testament of its commitment and dedication to building the future of our profession."

Sponsored by the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, the global accounting organisation formed by CIMA and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the CIMA Excellence Awards will be presented annually to those who have made a difference to the global accounting community, and proactively supported their students towards earning their Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, the most widely held management accounting designation in the world.

During the virtual gala, coordinator of the Program, Aleksandra Ferens, Ph.D. received the award for the University.

Visit the CIMA website for a complete list of the 2020 CIMA Excellence Awards winners.