CIM/CICAM equivalence information


The Canadian Institute of Management is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing management training and recognition for Canadian managers, at all levels of the profession.

From individual courses to professional designations, CIM is the leader in management education for today’s management professional. The Institute has two certificate programs: Supervisory Management and Management and Administration Studies. CIM also grants three professional designations to those who qualify. The Certified in Management designation (C.I.M.), Professional Manager designation (P.Mgr.), and Chartered Manager designation (C.Mgr.), signify Canada’s leaders in general management and administration.


Recognizing that members of the Canadian Institute of Certified Administrative Managers have extensive experience in management, the Canadian Institute of Management has assessed the formation process, both academic and professional, taking into consideration former and current requirements, and has developed the following professional development pathway for members of CICAM to obtain a designation from the CIM:

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