Memberships and Qualifications

DEVELOP YOUR CAREER BY JOINING A PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE

  • Expand your professional network. Your contacts may become stale and limiting if you have only a narrow circle of professionals. Increase others’ awareness of your organisation
  • Gets you to think outside of the box (many organisations and their professionals have tunnel vision)
  • Discover what other organisations are doing

Memberships

Technician

  • This is for graduates or those candidates who have passed any of our Diploma Courses but do not have at least five years of relevant experience. Technicians can apply for Associate Grade after three years.

Associate

  • This is for graduates or those candidates who have passed any of our Diploma Courses and have at least five years of relevant experience. Associates can apply for Fellowship Grade after five years.

Fellow

  • This is for holders of master degrees, or equivalent, and have at least five years of relevant experience. Fellows can upgrade to Doctoral Fellow by taking our Doctoral Diploma..

Doctoral Fellow

  • This is for those candidates who hold a PhD/DBA, or our Doctoral Diploma, and have at least 10 years of relevant experience.


Designations

1. Chartered Global Management Accountant, CGMA

2. Chartered Management Accountant, CMA

3. Chartered Cost Accountant, CCA

4. Chartered Auditor, CA

5. Chartered Financial Manager, CFM

6. Financial Risk Manager, FRM

7. Certified Financial Analyst, CFA

8. Certified Financial Planner, CFP



FEES AND ASSESSMENTS

Membership Application Fees (applicable on IPFM diploma holder only) :

Technician
Associate
Fellow
Doctoral Fellow
GBP170
GBP250
GBP1500
GBP2300

Designation Application Fees (applicable on IPFM diploma holder only) :

Chartered Qualifications / FRM

GBP2,000


Assessments:
A. Interview (Face to face/Skype) by two IPFM Qualification Panel members and one invited industrial specialist for 30 minutes on knowledge and experience assessment;
B. Examination (3 hours) OR Industrial Analytical Report (5,000 words)

Certified Qualifications

GBP1,000


Assessments:
A. Interview (Face to face/Skype) by two IPFM Qualification Panel members and one invited industrial specialist for 30 minutes on knowledge and experience assessment;

B. Written examination (2 hours) OR Industrial analytical report (3,000 words)