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What you will learn

  • Make the transition into strategic marketing management.
  • How to work more cross functionally at a senior management level.
  • How to make a contribution to the organisation's strategy and contribute to board decisions.
  • Ways of demonstrating leadership and influence.

To discuss our Qualifications
Call:   +44 (0)1628 427120
Email:   qualifications@cim.co.uk

Study Centres

Find a study centre for this qualification near you

Stage 1

Consists of four mandatory units. Upon completion, you will gain the CIM Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.

Stage 1 CIM Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing

Stage 2

component that enables graduates of stage 1 to progress their qualification. It involves a work-based assignment undertaken over nine months.

Stage 2 CIM Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing

What does it cost?*

Tuition Costs

Your study centre will be able to provide you with the cost of tuition.

Other costs (payable to CIM)

UK

Annual membership fee - £55
Assessment fees, stage 1 - £360
Assessment fees, stage 2 - £360

International**

Annual membership fee - £100
Assessment fees, stage 1 - £360
Assessment fees, stage 2 - £360

*All figures are based on successful completion on first attempt. These prices do not include the fees for any resits required.

**Inclusive of countries listed as eligible for international reduced rate.

Stage one

  • CIM Professional Diploma in Marketing (2003 syllabus or the 2009 syllabus) or the CIM Advanced Certificate in Marketing.

    OR

  • A business or marketing Bachelor's or Master's degree (or an equivalent qualification) where a minimum of half of the credits come from marketing (i.e. 180 credits in Bachelor degrees and 90 credits in Master's degrees).

AND

  • A range of experience working at Senior Marketing Management level that allows potential students to evidence that they can meet the learning outcomes of the CIM Professional Diploma in Marketing if required to do so and pass the entry test for this qualification.

Stage two

  • Successful completion of stage one or a previous version of the CIM Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.

    AND

  • A range of experience in a senior marketing management role that has provided potential students with ability to evidence competence in managing marketing resources and contributing to business decisions from a marketing perspective, and would be eligible for MCIM status. They should be able to evidence that they have met the learning outcomes of the Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing if required to do so.       

ADDITIONALLY

  • Students should be in a position (preferably working) to plan, agree and implement a work-based project that is relevant to their business context.

Entry level is dependent upon the currency and relevance of your qualifications and experience.

If English isn’t your first language, you will also need to demonstrate you’ve achieved one of the following English language qualifications within the last two years:

  • IELTS Academic Module with an overall score of 6.5 (each component pass mark must be 6.0 or above).
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English grade B or above.

CIM will consider other equivalent alternatives.

Next steps - find a Study Centre

Study Centres

As of December 2018, the Postgraduate Diploma will no longer be available. We will instead be offering a Level 7 option in the form of our Marketing Leadership Programme.

If you have modules left to complete on the Postgraduate Diploma, it’s not too late – just liaise with one of our Study Centres or contact CIM on +44 (0)1628 427120 to arrange the next step.

To discuss our qualifications
Call +44 (0)1628 427120
Email qualifications@cim.co.uk