Middlesex University Dubai is pleased to announce that they are now a Graduate Gateway University with the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). Starting from September 2018, students who plan on a future career in Marketing and who are pursuing graduate courses at Middlesex University Dubai can now immediately apply for an Associate Membership with CIM and gain permission to use ACIM after their name.
The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is the world’s leading professional marketing body with over 28,000 members worldwide, including more than 3,000 Chartered Marketers. The institute has been supporting, representing and developing marketers, teams, leaders and the profession for over 100 years.
Middlesex University Dubai has been approved as a Graduate Gateway University against the following degrees:
- BA Honours Business Management (Marketing)
- BA Honours Marketing
- MSc Corporate and Marketing Communications
- MSc Digital Marketing
- MSc Strategic Marketing
To claim appropriate qualification in Professional Marketing, students are required to pass the specified CIM modules, in addition:
- Students on an Undergraduate Programme must pass with a 2:2 classification or higher
- Students on a Postgraduate Programme must achieve a pass mark or higher
- Students are required to send evidence of graduation to the CIM Qualifications Team
- Students need to sign up to study with CIM within three years of graduation and need to pass the additional modules within five years of graduation for exemptions to be valid.
On receiving the CIM accreditation, Dr Cedwyn Fernandes, Director and Pro Vice-Chancellor of Middlesex University Dubai said, “The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is the leading professional body for marketers worldwide and exists to develop the marketing profession, maintain professional standards and improve the skills of marketing practitioners. Middlesex University has joined forces with CIM to give students the opportunity to gain professional qualifications through the CIM Graduate Gateway. CIM qualifications are highly sought after by employers, and their content is reflected in our own degrees which ensures we are equipping students with the best opportunities for a successful marketing career.”
Source: Aurora Advertising