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CIPS

About CIPS

CIPS is the world’s largest professional body serving procurement and supply; a not-for profit organisation that exists for the public.  We have the largest membership of procurement and supply professionals in the world, covering all industries, sectors and job activities and have a global community of over 115,000 in 150 countries.  Throughout the world CIPS qualifications are recognised as the drivers of leading-edge thinking and professionalism in procurement and supply.

 

Become MCIPS

 

MCIPS membership grade is globally recognised as the professional licence signifying high achievement and ongoing commitment to excellence in procurement and supply.

About our qualifications and exams

We offer five qualifications to support your professional development in procurement and supply.

 

Certificate in procurement and supply operations

Advanced certificate in procurement and supply operations  

Diploma in procurement and supply 

Advanced diploma in procurement and supply

Procurement diploma in procurement and supply

Download our Guide to CIPS qualifications (https://www.cips.org/Documents/CIPSAMarketing/Guide_to_CIPS_Quals_2015.pdf)

 

CIPS holds exams in international centres three times a year, May, July and November.  For each of our qualifications you are required to complete five units. You will be required to join CIPS as a Student Member before you can enter for an exam. 

  

Find about more on the CIPS website www.cips.org.

The British Council administers exams on behalf of CIPS and processes all payments for registration, membership and exams.

 

Renewal – Diploma/Certificate/Student Member £62

Students in suspense £97

Students suspended more than 2 years: Submit new Application Form and pay £97

Renewal – Full Member/Affiliate £72

Full Member in suspense £107

Full Member suspended more than 2 years: Submit new Application Form and pay £107

Renewal - Fellow £90

 

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Membership registration

7CIPS requires you to be a registered member prior to registering for any exams.

Membership registration is open throughout the year. To apply as a new member, download and complete the application form at the bottom of the page.

Please note that the membership fee for new members is £97.  The renewal fee is £62.

 

Exam registration

Exam registrations are offered three times a year for sittings in May, July and November.

To register for your exam simply fill in the exam form at the bottom of the page and attached the proof of payment to your form. 

You may then email us the scanned documents or drop them off at our offices.

Payment

All fees (registration, membership and exams fees) are paid through the British Council account at Standard Bank.

Our account details are:

Account name: British Council

Account number: 9100001576213

Please note we do not receive cash payments at our office. 

Customised deposit slips may be collected from our offices, Standard Bank City Centre branch in Lilongwe or Standard Bank Blantyre main branch.

 

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