Certified Professional Marketer – (Asia)

Certified Professional Marketer (Asia)

 

The Certified Professional Marketer (Asia) is a professional status conferred by the Asia Marketing Federation (AMF) which consists of several Asian countries in the region. It is the 21st century’s preferred postgraduate professional status:

  • The next century belongs to the Asian Region.
  •  This professional status in Marketing is probably the FIRST PROFESSIONAL STATUS IN MARKETING conferred by a Federation of Professional Marketing Institutes representing most of the Asian Countries.
  • Graduate level entry qualifications are required for the qualifying examinations.

THE COURSE CONSISTS OF THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS :

  Marketing Research (MR)
  Marketing Communications (MC)
  Marketing Strategy (MS)
  Asia Business (AB)
  Asia Marketing Management (AMM)

 

FACILITIES

We take this opportunity to mention some of the facilities that are being offered to CPM students during coaching sessions:

  SLIM Knowledge Centre (Reference Library & internet browsing facilities )

  • On weekdays - 0900 Hrs to 1930 Hrs
  • On weekends - 0900 Hrs to 1600 Hrs
  Copies of past question papers distributed free of charge at class discussions
  Guest lecturers – sharing their experience in specialised subjects
  Special Question & Answer Sessions; discussion of past papers, practical examples, work experiences, imparting of most up-to date information from latest publications.

 

CPM Students have an opportunity to apply for the CPM status and be eligible to attend the SLIM graduation when below criteria are met.

  •          Candidates who have passed both subjects (Asia Business and Asia Marketing Management)
  •          Has Five (05) years work experience are eligible to apply for the CPM status.

Once applied and status received you will be entitled to use the letters CPM on your business card.

To status application process:-

  1.    Applicants must be members of the Federation through their local Marketing member association. (SLIM)
  2.    Fill in the CPM status application with;
    1. Copy of results transcript
    2. Work experience letters
    3. Payment of USD 35
    4. Rs. 3,500/ - payment to SLIM

CPM ENTRY CRITERIA

PGDIP/ CIM or Marketing Degree with work experience

 

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All applications must be typed/ filled in block capitals.  The following documents should accompany applications.

  Two sets of copies of the entry qualifications. One set should be certified by your employer or Head of the Institution or it should be certified by a SLIM officer, in which case you must bring the originals along with you
  Two sets of photo copies of the experience certificates if any
  Bank draft in favour of MIS-APMF Education to cover the cost of registration, examinations and script marking fee
  Cheque in favour of Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing to cover the cost of Local Registration membership, local examination and administration fees
  All candidates should register with SLIM each time they sit for the examination. Repeaters need not send photocopies of their certificates

EXEMPTIONS

Exemptions for following subjects may be granted:

  • Marketing Research (MR)
  • Marketing Communications (MC)
  • Marketing Strategy (MS)

It is compulsory to do following subjects:

  • Asia Business (AB)
  • Asia Marketing Management (AMM)

CPM Course Fee - USD 140 + 48,000/-

 

Fee Type Fee
One time registration fee USD 75.00
Examination fee USD 20.00 (per subject)
Answer Script marking fee USD 12.50 (per subject)
(Please draw the bank draft in favour of MIS-APMF Education)

 

Fee Type Fee
Registration / Examination and Administration fee per subject LKR 12,000
Local coaching fee per subject LKR 12,000

 

Repeat Students’ Fees

As above except for the registration fee for AMF. The local administration fee for SLIM is valid for one year.

This specially designed coaching programme has kept the pass rate on par or above the regional average. However, it has to be noted that there is considerable volume of reading involved, which is an important and essential contributor for examination success.

Candidates who have undertaken three or more subjects must study independently as no coaching is provided by the Institute for subjects other than those mentioned above. The list of recommended

Intake month

Examination month

January

April

July

October

Lecture Schedule

Subjects Class Schedule
Asia Business (AB) Saturday (3.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.)
Asia Marketing Management (AMM) Tuesday & Thursday / Weendsday (6.00 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.)

All students are expected to register for the programme with the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM). They will also have to register with the respective tuition centres to follow classes.

SLIM Business School
SLIM Home, No 94, Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha Colombo 10.
Tel: 11 5302402
Fax: 11 268 1660
E mail: edu.intp@slim.lk
Kithulwattha Branch
No. 50 Kithulwattha Road, Colombo 8
Tel: 11 4 722522

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SLIM Home

                         94, Ananda Rajakaruna Mw,

                        Colombo 10.

                        011 2675 000

                        011 2691 660

                        customercare@slim.lk


SLIM Business School

                        No 50,

                        Kitulwatta Road,

                        Colombo 08

                        011 4722522

                        colombo@slim.lk


Kandy Branch

                        524/1, Peradeniya Road,

                        Kandy.

                        081 2203006

                        kandy@slim.lk