Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana

CIMG Membership Categories

Fellowship of the institute is limited to those who had made an outstanding contribution to marketing practice or education and who possess a highly proven record of expertise, experience and success within senior management and have contributed to the development of marketing in Ghana.

  • A Fellow
  • A Full Member
  • An Associate Member
  • An Emerging Associate Member
  • A Graduate Member
  • Student Member
  • An Honorary Member and
  • A Corporate Member
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A Fellow

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • a Fellow of a recognized marketing professional body approved by the Institute.
  • a Full Member who has served on the Council for more than twelve years; or
  • a past President of the Institute.
  • The decision for conferring the status of a Fellow is vested in the Council.
  • A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Fellow by the Council may use the title “FCIMG”.

Full Members:

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • a Full Member of a recognised marketing professional body approved by the Institute; or
  • a degree in a marketing related subject, with a minimum of ten years of practical experience within a recognised area of marketing practice or marketing education and continues to hold an appointment equivalent to a Marketing Director.
  • A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Full Member by the Council may use the title “MCIMG”.

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Associate Members:

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • an Associate Member of a recognised marketing professional body approved by the Institute
  • a degree in a marketing-related subject with a minimum of three years’ experience in a recognised area of marketing.
  • certificate of participation in Chartered Institute of Marketing Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing; or
  • a non-degree in a marketing related subject, with a minimum of ten years of practical experience within a recognised area of marketing practice or marketing education and continue to hold an appointment equivalent to a Marketing Director.
  • A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Associate Member by the Council may use the title “ACIMG”.

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Emerging Associate Members:

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • A person with a degree in an academic discipline other than a marketing related subject and at least five years’ experience in a recognised area of marketing is qualified to be enrolled as an Emerging Associate Member
  • A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Emerging Associate Member by the Council may use the title “eACIMG”
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Graduate Members:

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • a university degree in a business-related subject with marketing specialisation; or
  • a Higher National Diploma Marketing with no practical experience
  •  A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Graduate Member by the Council may use the title “GCIMG”.
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Student Member

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • a recognised marketing professional institution, or
  • any other tertiary institution pursuing a marketing qualification,
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Honorary Member

A PERSON WITH AT LEAST ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :

  • with more than fifteen years’ experience in marketing and is in a senior management position; or

  • who has won the award for the Marketing Man or Marketing Woman of the Year.

  • A person who qualifies under subsection (1) and is conferred with the status of Honorary Member by the Council may use the title “HCIMG”.