Dear Member,

  1. We would like to inform you of extensions related to on the various CIA Challenge Exams initiatives.


CIA Challenge Exam

Extension Information

ACCA & Qualified Accounting Bodies (QAB)

The application & registration window for the CIA Challenge Exam – ACCA & QAB has been extended to 10 October 2020 to give eligible candidates additional time advantage of this opportunity to earn their CIA designation.


A concession is now available to allow eligible candidates to request a program extension through 30 June 2021. All extension requests must be submitted via Certification Candidate Management System (CCMS).  Please note the last day candidates can sit for the exam is 30 June, regardless of when their program expires.


As a reminder, the Certification Handbook states there are no refunds or transfer of funds for certification products and candidates should ensure the product and pricing is correct before continuing with their purchase.

  1. Our webinar on Evolution of internal audit skills and competence during & post Covid-19 pandemic’ scheduled for tomorrow will be postponed to a later date.
  2. The approved Internal Audit Competency Framework is attached for your review and equipping     members and internal auditors overall with tools that assess professional strengths and development needs.