Diploma in Professional Marketing (CIM)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


A CIM qualification at SCQF Level 8 develops your strategic marketing skills enabling you progress your marketing career and perform professionally at a management level.

The CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing (SCQF Level 8) is designed to offer progression from all CIM SCQF level 7 qualifications and links with the CIM Diploma In Professional Digital Marketing (SCQF Level 8).

Successful completion of the CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing (SCQF Level 8) will equip you with the knowledge, skills and understanding to be able to perform at management level and to carry out an essential and successful professional marketing role within the workplace.

Our SCQF level 8 qualifications are for those professional marketers working in an operational, supervisory or management role who wish to develop their knowledge and skills across a range of areas to succeed and progress their career in marketing.

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Entry Requirements

You’ll need any business or marketing degree (or an equivalent qualification) where at least a third of the credits come from marketing, or CIM level 4 Professional Certificate in Marketing or CIM level 4 Certificate in Professional Marketing or CIM level 4 Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing.

Progression Routes

Advancement onto the Professional Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing, will depend on the successful completion of all exams at Diploma level.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

36 weeks


Marketing and Retail

SCQF Level




Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing