ACCA members can register between 1st August to 30th September and start preparing for the exam straight away.

  • Fees and package details

    The CIA Challenge Exam bundle is $1,195 USD for IIA members and $1,545 USD for non-IIA members. 

  • What's included?

    The bundle includes:

    • CIA Challenge Exam application fee
    • CIA Challenge Exam registration fee
    • Customized electronic version of The IIA’s CIA Learning System®
    • Access to the International Professional Practices Framework and Standards to help you prepare for the exam.
  • Eligibility
    • Candidates must be current ACCA members in good standing (with no membership fees or CPD outstanding) 
    • Former ACCA members, affiliates and students are NOT eligible*
    * IMPORTANT: All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • How the exam works
    • The CIA Challenge Exam is delivered via online proctoring or at a testing centre
    • Comprised of 150 multiple choice questions based on the syllabi
    • Based off the International Professional Practices Framework and Standards
    • Expected to take three hours to complete
    • Offered in English only.
  • Timeline and key dates
    • Application and registration: 1 August to 30 September 2020
    • Schedule window: 1 August to 29 November 2020
    • Testing window: 1–30 November 2020
    • Retake registration: 1 November 2020 to 31 January 2021
    • Retake schedule window: 1 November 2020 to 27 February 2021
    • Retake testing window: 1–28 February 2021.

Find out more and register

Please visit the IIA website to find out more and register
Registration is open 1st August to 30th September.

Image: CIA Challenge Exam - Prove Credibility and Efficiency, from IIA