CIMA exam pass rates May 2019 -Objective tests & Case studies

OT sitters appear to be struggling most with the P1 exam for the first time, with just over half (52 percent) asking for it at first. This compares to E1, which has a first-time pass rate of 81 percent.

For the first time sitters, the E2 OTs have the highest pass rate at 89 percent.

Meanwhile, the success rates of the February case study also appear to hold steady. With all the documents swinging between 57% and 61%.

CIMA case study February 2019 pass rates

Operational 57%

Management 61%

Strategic 58%

CIMA OTQ 2019 pass rates (May 2018 to April 2019)


Operational level 

E1 81%; P1 52%; F1 76%

Management level 

E2 89%; P2 56%; F2 57%

Strategic level 

E3 75%; P3 61%; F3 62% 

CIMA overall OT pass rates:

  • E1 88%; P1 71%; F1 85%; 
  • E2 95%; P2 76%; F2 79%;
  • E3 87%; P3 77%; F3 81%

The pass rates cover the first time objective test sittings 


First time pass rate: Percentage of students who have passed the exam on first attempt.  81%52%76%89%56%57%75%61%62%
The pass rates over all objective test sittings 

Overall exam pass rate: Percentage of students who have passed the exam after one or more attempts.  88%71%85%95%76%79%87%77%81%

Courtesy :- PQ Magazine


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