ISACA's IT Governance Certification
CGEIT Exam Info
June 2012 Exam
Early Registration Deadline
8th Feb, 2012
Final Registration Deadline
4th April, 2012
9th June, 2012
The CGEIT certification program was designed specifically for professionals charged with satisfying the IT governance needs of an enterprise.
Governance in IT
Introduced in 2007,more than 200 CGEIT certificates have been awarded. The CGEIT designation is designed for professionals who manage, provide advisory and/or assurance services, and/or who otherwise support the governance of an enterprise’s IT and
wish to be recognized for their IT governance-related experience and knowledge, CGEIT is based on ISACA’s and the IT Governance Institute’s (ITGI’s) intellectual property and the input of subject matter experts around the world.
CGEIT recognizes a wide range of professionals for their knowledge and application of enterprise IT governance principles and practices.
What is CGEIT?
The Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) certification promotes the advancement of professionals who wish to be recognized for their IT governance-related experience and knowledge.
Who Earns CGEIT Certification?
CGEIT is specifically developed for IT and business professionals who have a significant management, advisory, or assurance role relating to the governance of enterprise IT and for those and who have experience in the following areas:
- IT Governance Framework
- Strategic Alignment
- Value Delivery
- Risk Management
- Resource Management
- Performance Measurement
Please see Candidate’s Guide for CGEIT certification
CGEIT demonstrates proven expertise: Boards and executive management expect IT to deliver business value. IT governance is a key component of enterprise governance and success. A CGEIT designation demonstrates that you have proven experience and knowledge in the governance of enterprise IT.
CGEIT enhances credibility, influence and recognition: The CGEIT certification provides those who earn it with the credibility needed to address critical issues with key executives and boards. CGEIT combines the achievement of passing a comprehensive exam with recognition of work, management and educational experience, providing greater recognition in the marketplace and influence at the executive level.
Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT™ (CGEIT™) Overview
Boards and executive
management have long understood the need for enterprise and corporate
governance. As information technology (IT) has become more important to
the achievement of enterprise goals and delivery of benefits, there has
been an increasing realization that governance must be extended to IT as
well. IT governance is an integral part of enterprise governance and
consists of the leadership and organizational structures and processes
that ensure that the organization's IT sustains and extends the
organization's strategies and objectives.
ISACA recognized this
shift in emphasis in 1998, and formed the IT Governance Institute (ITGI)
to focus on original research, publications, resources and symposia on
IT governance and related topics. To support and promote this
significant body of work, ISACA and the ITGI are proud to offer a
certification program for professionals charged with satisfying the IT
governance needs of an enterprise.
Taking a lead role in the
establishment and management of information technology infrastructure
and processes, individuals playing a role in IT governance provide
significant support to the Board of Directors and executive management.
The certification program recognizes those who have the necessary level
of professional knowledge, personal skills, and business experience to
maximize the contribution made by information technology to an
enterprise's success while managing and mitigating risks posed by IT.
This certification will
benefit the individual, through recognition of their professional
knowledge and competencies; skill-sets; abilities and experiences, and
will enhance their professional standing. It will also add value to the
enterprises they support through the demonstration of a visible
commitment to excellence in IT governance practices.
The certification process
has been specifically developed for professionals who have a significant
management, advisory, or assurance role relating to the governance of
IT. The certification promotes the advancement of professionals who wish
to be recognized for their IT governance-related experience and
The certification is also
support the growing business demands related to IT
increase the awareness and importance of IT governance
good practices and issues
define the roles and responsibilities of the professionals
performing IT governance work
To know more about CGEIT
certification, go to Certification section of