Available globally in more than

175 Countries

We are an international certification and examination body. We design, assess and award different professional certifications and diploma programmes. At IQN, we understand your need to find recognised, affordable qualifications that fit with work or study commitments, as well as your budget. We offer recognised, flexible and fast-track qualifications to help you upskill and prepare you for a new career in business.

With years of experience in providing high-quality qualifications, IQN can give you the support you need to successfully complete recognised qualifications. Our qualifications are suited for professionals, students, or anyone with an interest in our specialist areas. You can set your own flexible study and exam schedule through our test centres and registered centres located worldwide.

If you are looking for professional certifications in finance, strategic management or project management, IQN has you covered. You can also choose our recognised diplomas in Human Resource Management, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, Hospitality Management and Business English.


Our qualifications are credit rated within the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF). SCQF is a globally recognised national qualifications framework. In order to be on the SCQF, IQN qualifications have gone through a rigorous and quality assured process of ‘credit rating’.


EQF is a European-wide qualifications framework which joins the qualifications of different European countries. IQN qualifications are benchmarked against the EQF, making it easier for European employers to compare IQN qualifications against their own framework.

Our Registered Centres

IQN qualifications are awarded based on passing MCQ exams. You will receive instant notification of your result, so you can take the next exciting step in your career journey. To assist you in your exam preparation, we have registered study centres in different countries of the world. The registered centres are authorised to conduct external exams for IQN Diplomas. They will also help you with the preparation for professional certification exams conducted by Pearson VUE Test Centres.

Our Exams

Our professional certification exams are independently conducted by Pearson VUE. For professional certification exams, Pearson VUE offers a comprehensive network of 5,000 test centres across 175 countries. In addition, for Diploma programmes, our registered training centres conduct external exams set by IQN.

Our Awarding Partner

CFS is one of the most popular professional certifications in finance. CFS certification is jointly certificated in partnership with the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). SQA is sponsored by the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate. SQA validates our qualifications, externally verifies our exams and quality assures IQN as an organisation.

Credit Rating Bodies

IQN works closely with a number of SCQF Credit Rating Bodies in the UK. At present, IQN qualifications have been SCQF credit-rated by the Scottish Qualifications Authority, Edinburgh Napier University and City of Glasgow College.