CIM Qualifications Offered by The Marketing Partership:
Delivering Successful Marketing Practitioners on the Isle of Man

CIM (The Chartered Institute of Marketing) is the leading international professional marketing body. There aim is to develop the marketing profession, maintain professional standards and improve the skills of marketing practitioners, enabling them to deliver exceptional results for their organisations.

Here at the Marketing Partnership we are proud to work with CIM and offer most of the professional qualifications in the CIM programme range. We are the Isle of Man’s only accredited study centre for the Chartered Institute of Marketing programmes, we are pleased to be offering up to date programmes to help local marketers and businesses.

The Courses

There are three professional CIM programmes that we offer here at The Marketing Partnership, the CIM Foundation Certificate (Level 3) In Professional Digital Marketing, the CIM Certificate (Level 4) In Professional Digital Marketing and the CIM Diploma (Level 6) In Professional Marketing. Each qualification can be studied through blended learning over a typical regular 10 week programme. Our qualifications enable you to learn in a way that suits your lifestyle – from bite-size flexible modules to full qualifications.

CIM Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing

The level 3 qualifications are for those either in a job that already involves marketing or those who wish to find out about marketing with the intention of starting out in a marketing career.

CIM Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing

Provides insight into what influences the behaviour of your customers, allowing you to devise integrated marketing communication strategies to enrich the customer experience.

CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing

Focuses on the strategic marketing planning process, giving you the ability to evaluate success through key marketing metrics and identify insights to drive informed decisions. Equivalent to an undergraduate degree.

Application Process

If you are an interested individual and looking to apply to be on any of our CIM qualification programmes, then you can apply by following the simple steps below.



Find out all the necessary information about the qualification before you apply. More information can be found at www.cim.co.uk .


Apply To Study

When you are ready to apply then visit our application page here to submit all of the details that we will need from you.


Receive A Offer

After submiting your application, and if successful, we will contact you with an offer of a place on the most suitable programme level.


Apply for Grant

The DESC is able to provide financial help in the form of a Government grant to support you in study of CIM programmes. To find out more information click here.


Complete Payment

All students are asked that before you can start the Level 3, 4 or 6 programmes that all invoice payments must be settled prior to the start of teaching.


Study Starts

Students will be given all of the studying material that they will need in week 1 and there will also be an induction session for all exam registration etc.