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The Chartered Management Institute (CMI) is the only chartered professional body dedicated to promoting the highest standards of management and leadership excellence in the UK.

The CMI’s Chartered Manager award is the highest professional status that can be achieved in management and leadership, demonstrating a professional approach through competence, knowledge, professional standards and CPD.

To help fulfil your management and leadership needs, we have partnered with CMI to offer ACCA members a pathway to achieve Chartered Manager status.

ACCA member benefit

The benefits of becoming CMgr qualified include:

  • raising your profile and professional status
  • endorsing your management competence and capability
  • increasing your confidence
  • evidencing your commitment to ethical management practice
  • membership of CMI (at a strongly discounted rate) with access to all CMI member benefits

Ready to start your application?

Apply now to become a Chartered Manager

  • What is Chartered Manager?

    Chartered Manager (CMgr) is exclusively awarded by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Chartered manager recognises your professional management and leadership experience. 

    Chartered Managers are consistent high performers, committed to current best practice and ethical standards. CMgr is recognised by both the public and private sector as the highest status that can be achieved in the managerial profession.

  • How to become a Chartered Manager

    You could become a Chartered Manager in as little as six weeks.  Here’s how it works:

    1. Complete a brief online application, choose your preferred assessment method (written or professional discussion) and pay the application fee by credit card
    2. CMI will send you the assessment form; draft your responses and return to CMI
    3. CMI will assign an assessor to work with you to finalise your form
    4. Complete a formal interview by telephone
    5. CMI will verify your evidence with your line manager/colleague and confirm your result

    You have 12 months to complete the assessment process, but could become a Chartered Manager within as little as six weeks

    View the on demand webinar for an in-depth overview on becoming chartered and the application process.

  • What is the cost?

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    Written submission route

    Chartered member

     

    Chartered fellow

     

    Assessment fee

    325 GBP

    Assessment fee

    325 GBP

    VAT

    65 GBP

    VAT

    65 GBP

    50% discounted membership fee

    89.50 GBP

    50% discounted membership fee

    105.50 GBP

    Total

    479.50GBP

    Total

    495.50 GBP

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    Professional discussion route

    Chartered member

     

    Chartered fellow

     
    Assessment fee 530 GBP Assessment fee 530 GBP
    VAT 106 GBP VAT 106 GBP
    50% membership discounted fee 89.50 GBP 50% membership discounted fee 105.50 GBP

    Total

    725.50 GBP

    Total

    741.50 GBP

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    Membership renewal fee*

    Chartered member

     

    Chartered Fellow

     
    Total   111 GBP Total   127 GBP

    * Includes 50% discount on CMI membership fees.
    Prices valid as of 1 April 2019.

Need help?

CMI will support you with every step of your application, so please get in touch if you need help and advice. Please reference ACCA qualified route. 

Tel: +44 (0) 1536 207429
Email: cmgr@managers.org.uk