In order to gain the Diploma from the Institute, students must pass six exams: Part 1 (A & B), Part 2 (A & B), and Part 3 (A & B). The exams are held annually from March until June and there is no time limit set between the three Parts. Following successful completion of all three stages, students will qualify for full membership and be entitled to use the letters MBIG (Dip).
Exam Dates 2021
Part 1A April 10 – May 8
Part 1B June 12
Part 2A March 27 – May 8
Part 2B June 12
Part 3A March 27 – May 8
Part 3B June 12
LAST DATE for ENTRIES – 31st JANUARY 2021
Click here to download an Exam Application Form.
To access all the information you will need to prepare for the exams, please click on the following links:
Student information Packs:
These packs contain specific information as outlined below:
- General information about the Diploma
- Full syllabus for the part
- Reading list
- General information about the exams and how to apply
- Costs and venues
- Exam preparation guidance notes
- Dates and application form
Please note that while you do not need to be a member of the B.I.G. to obtain information about the Diploma, the exams are only open to members of the Institute. Click here to see specially reduced Student Membership rate and benefits.
For help or advice on any education issues, enquiries should be directed to John Beck. Alternatively, our Education Officer (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Exam Administrator (email@example.com) will be happy to help you.