Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)
The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is a professional marketing body based in UK with over 42,000 members worldwide. Based in Cookham near Maidenhead, CIM offers professional development to marketing practitioners across the world. The objective of CIM is to raise the status of marketing onto a more professional and strategic level around the world.
There are several professional grades of membership, including:
- Fellow (FCIM)
- Member (MCIM)
- Associate (ACIM).
So long as the relevant experience requirement can be met, Fellows and Members may also apply to become a Chartered Marketer as a sign of being an up-to-date, experienced and qualified marketing professional. The designation, awarded exclusively by the CIM, is marketing’s highest grade and recognises outstanding practical experience and expertise.