Memberships

IMM is the largest community of Professional Marketers in Malawi. IMM is committed to ensuring that the interests and needs of its members and stakeholders are understood and catered for throughout the organization and the wider Marketing industry. IMM offers two broad categories of membership: Individual membership and Corporate membership.


Here are 10 Reasons Why You Should Become A Member:

  1. Access to on demand training, boot camps and opportunities for career growth and continuous development (CPD)
  2. Increased employment opportunities through internship, mentorship and professional referrals
  3. Access to professional peer reviews
  4. Recognition for excellent delivery of initiatives through its annual excellence
  5. Increased networking opportunities with other Marketing Professionals
  6. A gateway to Leadership experience
  7. Increased visibility and influence of your organization
  8. Discounted rates of over 15% for programs and events
  9. Access to Professional newsletters, magazines and other publications
  10. Access to Job placement and general Marketing advisory services
  • Full Member (MIMM)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    MK120,000

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Recognised Diploma in Marketing or equivalence of the IMM Professional Diploma in Marketing; or
    • Degree in Marketing accredited by the National Council for Higher Education or equivalent recognised Degree in Marketing from a recognised university; or
    • Postgraduate Degree in Marketing; or
    • Diploma or Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing assessed using the TEVETA criteria; or
    • Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing; and
    • A minimum of three (3) years relevant marketing experience in either commerce and industry or academia.
  • Fellow
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    MK144,000

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Recognized Diploma in Marketing or equivalence of the IMM Professional Diploma in Marketing; or
    • Degree in Marketing accredited by the National Council for Higher Education or equivalent recognised Degree in Marketing from a recognised university; or
    • Postgraduate Degree in Marketing; or
    • Diploma or Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing assessed using the TEVETA criteria; or
    • Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing; or
    • Has significantly generated new product innovations and development; or
    • Has introduced unique marketing practices in commerce and industry; or
    • Has been engaged in marketing practice at Functional Head level of Marketing Manager and/or Marketing Director in a reputable or formal organization or as a Marketing Consultant for ten (10) years and above; or
    • Has significantly contributed to the body of Marketing knowledge through professional publications and literature; or
    • Has consistently undertaken advanced research in marketing academia for a minimum of ten (10) years; or
    • Has been engaged in marketing practice as a Senior Lecturer at either a reputable college or university for ten (10) years; or
    • Must have served for an additional seven (7) years in industry or academia from the time of being admitted as Full Member of the Institute of Marketing in Malawi.
    • Applicants for Fellowship must provide three (3) written references from one Fellow of the Institute of Marketing in Malawi , one prominent marketing personality from industry or academia and his/her current or previous employers clearly authenticating the attainments of the applicant thereby indicating his/her suitability for the membership of Fellowship category.


  • Student (SIMM)
    Duration
    1 year
    Package price
    MK12,000

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Recognised Certificate, Advanced Certificate or equivalence of the IMM Professional Diploma in Marketing; or
    • Degree in Marketing accredited by the National Council for Higher Education or equivalent recognised Degree in Marketing from a recognised University; or
    • Diploma or Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing assessed using the TEVETA criteria; or
    • Chartered Institute of Marketing programme; and
    • Must be registered as a Marketing Student at a recognised Training Institution approved by the Council.
  • Graduate (GIMM)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    MK36,000

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Recognised Diploma in Marketing or equivalence of the IMM Professional Diploma in Marketing; or
    • Degree in Marketing accredited by the National Council for Higher Education or equivalent recognised Degree in Marketing from a recognised university; or
    • Postgraduate Degree in Marketing; or
    • Diploma or Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing assessed using the TEVETA criteria; or
    • Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.
    • Has less than 3 years practical marketing experience
  • Affiliate (AIMM)
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    MK96,000

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Recognised Diploma in any non-Marketing field; or
    • Any Degree accredited by the National Council for Higher Education; or
    • Any Postgraduate Degree; or Diploma assessed using the TEVETA criteria; or
    • Any Professional Postgraduate Diploma; and
    • A minimum of three (3) years relevant work experience.