Apply for CGEIT Certification 


The final step to becoming CGEIT certified is to submit the CGEIT Certification Application.

Prior to doing so, the following requirements must be met:

  1. Pass the CGEIT exam within the last 5 years.
  2. Have the relevant full-time work experience* in each CGEIT Job Practice Areas (also called “Domains”).
  3. Submit the CGEIT Certification Application including Application Processing Fee .

*Please see How to Become CGEIT Certified and the CGEIT FAQs for additional guidance on requirements for CGEIT certification.

Submit the application processing fee payment

A US$50 application processing fee is required for all application submissions. The application fee is a one-time, non-refundable payment. To ensure the fastest review time, please complete the payment before submitting your application.

Pay Application Fee

Submit the CGEIT Certification Application


Obtain and complete the CGEIT Certification Application

Applicants meeting the requirements stated above must complete the CGEIT Certification Application form in its’ entirety.

Application for CGEIT Exam Passers 2014 and Later

CGEIT Experience Verification Form for Exam Passers 2014 and Later

Please use Adobe Reader when filling out this application electronically.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does the application review process typically take?The application review process typically takes up to two weeks from start to finish. Applications with missing or incomplete information can take longer.

What if my application has missing information or is incomplete?Applicants will be notified via email as soon as missing or incomplete information is found.

How can I follow my application progress?You can follow your application progress on your page in the "Application Status" section of the dashboard.

Why don’t I see a status on my page?It can take up to two weeks (often less) for a change in status to appear.

How long will my certificate packet take to arrive?Certification packets are shipped through USPS and can take up to 8 weeks to be delivered depending on location. Delivery to destinations outside the US can take longer.

Can I print the application and scan it in?Yes, you can print and handwrite the application if needed.