The Chartered Institute of Marketing is the world’s oldest and most prestigious marketing organisation.
They’ve been developing marketers for 100 years and have 28,000 members in 36 countries across Asia and worldwide.
With us, you can gain the globally recognised CIM qualification you need to advance your marketing career 100% online.
You should have some basic marketing knowledge and at least one of the following:
If you don't have this, you can begin with the CIM Level 3 Certificate, which has no entry requirements.
You'll also complete a CIM diagnostic test before enrolling to ensure you have the minimum level of knowledge you need.
If English isn't your first language, you'll generally need to have gained one of the following (or an equivalent) within the last two years:
However, we're happy to review your case on an individual basis.
Your course is fully online. You'll be assessed through 1 in-person exam and 2 written assignments based on real-world scenarios.
As this course involves an in-person exam, please contact your local British Council to find your nearest CIM exam centre before enrolling.
You'll cover 3 units:
For full details of what you’ll learn on each unit, download our CIM course guide.
Please note that where the course discusses legislation and policy, this will be based on UK law.
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‘ICS Learn gave me the flexibility to study as-and-when without committing to classrooms every week. My tutors were very experienced and resourceful, and I'm already applying what I learnt into practice.’
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