MEMBERSHIP:
There are seven categories of membership. There are

Fellows:
Fellowship of the institute is limited to these 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.

Full members:
A person with at least one of the following qualifications

i.          Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing UK
ii.          Member of the other recognized marketing Professional Bodies approved by CIMG

  1. Degree in a business subject, with marketing specialization
  2. A minimum of 3-years budgetary control in Marketing

Applicants should have been employed for at least three years within a recognized area of marketing or marketing education and continue to hold such as appointment or in a higher capacity.

Associate members:
A person with one or more of the following qualifications may apply to Associateship.

  1. CIM, UK Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing
  2. University Degree in business subjects with marketing specialization
  3. Certificate of participations in CIM postgraduate diploma in marketing
  4. Other non-business degree holders with 3-4 years relevant marketing experience
Applicants should have been employed for at least one year with budgetary control in a recognized area of marketing.

Graduate members:
Available to a person who has completed CIM, UK postgraduate course
University degree in business related subjects with marketing specialization but does not possess the necessary practical experience should become graduate members

Licentiate:     A person with one of the following may apply for Licentiate membership
  1. Certificate (CIM,UK), HND, LCCI Diploma Marketing/Sales Marketing with at least two years experience in an area of marketing
  2. RSA Advance certificate in at least 3 subject including marketing with at least 2 years experience in an area of marketing
  3. CIM, UK advanced certificate in marketing with at least one year’s experience in an area of marketing
  4. Junior practicing marketing sales persons without requisite qualification, with at least 5 years experience in an area of marketing

Honorary: Should have more than ten (10) years marketing experience but without any of the qualifications or person who have won the CIMG Marketing Man and Marketing Woman of the year award.

ACIMGe (Emerging Associate Member)

Other non-business degrees with at least 5 years experience in a recognized area of marketing.