(Become a Certified Member of Institute of Risk Management. Direct Certification route available for Senior Working Professionals in Risk Management and Chief Risk Officers)
Certified Members can use the designation CMIRM and the title of Certified Risk Professional, giving them a universally recognisable badge of professionalism that signifies technical competence, broad experience and a commitment to professional development. As a Certified Member, IRM professionals commit to meeting the highest standards of behaviour, integrity and ethics by following our global Professional Code of Conduct and abide by the requirements of our Continuing Professional Development scheme.
Member benefits after earning the IRM designation
An internationally recognised designation certifying your mastery and proficiency in Enterprise Risk Management
Access to job alerts for risk head / CRO / CAE / audit head roles through our network of corporate partners
Pathway to completing your fellowship after holding the CMIRM title for two years
Join a global community across 100+ countries
Attend local networking meets and connect with industry experts and young leaders
Attend global risk webinars in 40+ different themes through the interest and regional groups
Digital access to a wide range of IRM publications and resources
Participate as a panelist / speaker at local and global events on invite-basis
Work on local research papers and publications with IRM India Affiliate on invite-basis
Eligibility : There are two routes to Certified Membership:
A. IRM Level 3 (GradIRM) and work experience
You should have completed IRM's Level 3 examination in India [GradIRM] with minimum of three years' practical experience in a risk role
A minimum of 30 hours per year of CPD activities in the year leading up to the application
1. Joining fee: GBP 100
2. Annual fee: GBP 166 (renews on 1st July each year)
If you choose to pay in India, the fees is INR 39,000 and the recurring annual fees shall be INR 25,000. Pay in India here.
B. Senior executive exemption route to Level 4
If you hold a senior strategic and decision-making risk role and have a minimum of 8 years' relevant experience, you may be eligible to directly apply for CMIRM by experience via the senior executive route.
|Stage||Process||Pay in India*||Pay to UK#|
|Stage 1||Application||INR 42,185||GBP 250|
|Stage 2||Interview||INR 115,286||GBP 800 or 900|
|Stage 3||Certification||INR 36,049||GBP 200 or 300|
*Multiple payment options, includes fees collected on behalf of IRM Head Office, admin fees, application support, guidence fees and GST
#on-call credit card payment; members v/s non-members fees
Examination : None
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) : 30 hours per year
CPD refers to the process of tracking and documenting the skills, knowledge and experience that you gain both formally and informally as you work, beyond any initial training. It enables learning to become conscious and proactive, rather than passive and reactive.
To know more, download IRM’s CPD Guide
Click here to read some case studies on our global website.