CIA IS UNIQUE
CIA is the only globally recognized certification for internal auditors. Becoming a Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®) is the best way to prove your competence in the field of internal audit.

BECOMING CIA WILL HELP YOU STAND OUT AND DEMONSTRATE YOU ARE:

  • A true expert who understands and can apply Internal Audit Standards.
  • A stronger, more competent professional.
  • Equipped for career advancing opportunities.
  • A credible and trusted internal auditor.
  • Differentiated from your peers.

EARN MORE BY BECOMING A CIA

  • CIAs earn on average QR 150,000 ( US$38,000) more annually than those without a CIA certification.
  • Also, CIA makes sure that you qualify to go to the interview table for internal audit positions.

 

Students must have completed a Bachelor’s degree.

Those without a bachelor’s degree can get entry into CIA if they have:
• Two years' post-secondary education and five years verified experience in internal audit or its equivalent
OR
• Seven years' verified experience in internal audit or its equivalent

■ 125 MCQs for part 1 to be done in 2.5 hours.
■ 100 MCQs for part 2 to be done in 2.0 hours.
■ 100 MCQs for part 3 to be done in 2.0 hours.

*Exams are conducted in Person VUE centres across Qatar

  • 30 hours of training for all each of Part 1 and Part 2.
  • Video recorded lectures for each part.
  • Official CIA study text and question bank.
  • Special tailor made notes for our students.
  • Practice questions solved in the class for each part.
Part 1 - Internal Audit Basics

  • Mandatory Guidance (35-45 )
  • Internal Control / Risk (25-35 ) - Awareness Level (A)
  • Conducting Internal Audit Engagements - Audit Tools and Techniques (25-35 )

Part 2 - Internal Audit Practice

  • Managing the Internal Audit Function (40-50 )
  • Managing Individual Engagements (40-50 )
  • Fraud Risks and Controls (5-15 )

Part 3 - Internal Audit Knowledge

  • Governance / Business Ethics (5-15 )
  • Risk Management (10-20 )- Proficiency Level (P)
  • Organizational Structure/Business Processes and Risks (15-25 )
  • Communication (5-10 )
  • Management / Leadership Principles (10-20 )
  • IT / Business Continuity (15-25 )
  • Financial Management (10-20 )
  • Global Business Environment (0-10 )
  • CIA is in very high demand in Qatar and is the most preferred qualification for internal audit jobs.
  • There is an active local IIA Chapter which further helps promote the interests of CIA holders.
  • Exams are held in Qatar at various Pearson VUE Approved Centres.
    Excellence Training is an approved Pearson VUE Centre in Qatar.