Important notice concerning testing in areas affected by COVID-19 (coronavirus):

Updated February 14, 2020
In response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and in accordance with local government guidance, Pearson VUE is temporarily closing its mainland China testing centres and suspending exam delivery through our third-party mainland China test centre network.

Institute of Data and Marketing (IDM)

Institute of Data and Marketing (IDM)

Marketers who choose the IDM as their training partner make a real difference to their business, their customers’ lives and their own career.

We have trained and qualified more marketers than any other professional organisation – over 100,000 digital, data and direct marketers in the last 30 years, in over 30 countries, from companies including Google, Lego and John Lewis.

Innovation is key to our continued success but more importantly, personal innovation will be the key to your future success.

The IDM diploma examination assessment is provided through Pearson VUE test centres of which there are over 3,500 test centres worldwide.

Delegates taking the following courses will sit their exams at a Pearson VUE test centre:

Professional Diplomas

Postgraduate Diplomas

Important Dates:

REGISTRATION FOR THE 31st MARCH 2020 EXAMS OPENS ON 17th FEBRUARY 2020 AND CLOSES ON 13th March 2020, 23:59.

IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED "AUTHORISATION TO TEST" E-MAIL FROM PEARSON VUE BY FEBRUARY 17th, PLEASE CONTACT IDM DIRECTLY AT qualifications@theidm.com.

To book your assessment:

You will receive an email from Pearson VUE a month before your exam date which will contain your Pearson VUE username and password and details on how to book your venue for the exam. You will need this username and password to log on and book an assessment. You should wait until you have received this information before trying to book your assessment.

The IDM welcomes entries from delegates with disabilities or special needs and is able to provide additional help or concessions, such as extra exam time, as appropriate to individual needs. Please read the IDM Rules and Regulations for further information. These can be found on learn.theidm.com

If you have any questions, please contact the IDM Qualifications team.

Last updated 2020-02-07