Pathway 6
Professional Marketer – CIMG USP

Qualification Overview

Professional Marketer status recognizes Marketers who have achieved the highest levels in the practice of marketing (practitioners or academics).  It demonstrates a commitment to keeping up-to-date and is awarded on a  combination of experience and qualifications. 

This status was developed to encourage experienced marketers to keep their skills relevant through ‘the proactive maintenance and extension of professional knowledge, skills and personal qualities required to drive responsible practice throughout working life.

Entry Requirement

  • Pathway 5: Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing– must have taken & passed all subjects
  • MA/M-Tech/MBA/MSc/Ph.D. degrees with prior marketing qualifications such as BSc/BTech and HND Marketing (NB: Candidates must take and pass an assignment-based case study for Strategic Marketing in Practice in Pathway 5)






Qualification and Tutorial Fee

RECOM Registration Fee*
RECOM Tutorial Fee
GHS1500 per module

Qualification Structure

Any one option = Professional Marketer

Financial Services Marketing

Energy Marketing

Specialised Commodities Marketing / FMCG Marketing


Public Sector Marketing

Political Marketing

NGO Marketing


Energy Marketing

Transport and Logistics Marketing

Agri-Business Marketing


Financial Services Marketing

Telcos and Digital Platform Marketing

Printing, and Communication Agency & Publishing Marketing


Education, Health and Hospitality Marketing

Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Political Marketing/Printing and Communication Agencies


Your Next Pathway

A. Professional Masters in Applied Marketing and/or CPD & Chartered Marketer B. *Please note that payment applies to those who break their registration for more than one year C. ** Appropriate subject (s) D. Exemption from exams in PW1, 2, 3, 4, 5 – GHS3,900.00 E. NB: Exemption fee(s) can be paid in instalments. However, results would not be released until all exemption fee(s) have been paid in full.

Study Schedule

Learn about the key dates for the CIMG qualification exam diet you’re interested in.

Related Qualifications

Pathway 1

Professional Certificate in Marketing

Pathway 2

Professional Advanced Certificate in Marketing

Pathway 3

Professional Diploma in Marketing

Pathway 4

Professional Advanced Diploma in Marketing

Pathway 5

Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing

Pathway 6

Professional Marketer – CIMG USP