Diploma in Charity Management

Enhance your qualification with professional accreditation from The Chartered Governance Institute.

  • Variable by course
  • Bayes Business School, London
  • Taught course, face-to-face (London)
  • Course starts Apr 2022 or Oct 2022
  • £350 registration
  • Eligible
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The Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) offers this postgraduate diploma for those students who have completed the relevant parts of a Cass Charity Master’s Programme.

If you are involved in charity management and are already studying for, or considering, a Bayes Master’s Programme, this diploma will supplement your academic achievements with a recognised professional qualification. This diploma will also support and reinforce your authority when dealing with, or advising on, governance matters.

Visit the Bayes website for more information on their Charity Master's Programmes.


The diploma is awarded on successful completion of four Bayes Business School Master’s Programme modules in:

  • Learning and Understanding the Voluntary Sector 
  • Strategy, Diversity and Governance
  • Marketing and Fundraising 
  • Resource Management


Particular benefits include:

  • tuition from, and peer group benefits of, a leading business school;
  • the knowledge, skills and personal resources to become more effective in charity management;
  • conceptual and practical understanding of diversity and governance; and
  • access to a strong network and connections within the charity sector.


Those wishing to register for the Diploma pay an additional fee of £350 to The Chartered Governance Institute UK & Ireland, covering the certification and a year’s affiliate membership with us.

This gives access to all of the Institute's member-only resources and guidance notes, plus discounts on our books, conferences and training courses. 


If you've completed the four required modules of a Bayes Charity Master's Programme and want to apply to receive the Diploma in Charity Management, just follow these simple steps:

1. Complete the registration form

Download the Diploma in Charity Registration form, and send the completed form to enquiries@cgi.org.uk.

2. Organise payment

You can pay the fee in the following way:

  • By credit or debit card – please contact the membership team on +44 (0)20 7580 4741.

Further info

For more information on signing up to a Bayes Charity Master's Programmes, then please visit their website.

If you are a past or existing student on a Bayes Charity Masters Programme and want to discuss eligibility with one of our friendly team, please call +44 (0)20 7580 4741 or contact us.

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