Membership Benefits


Enables you to share in a collective wisdom of more than 200,000 members over 170 countries and territories. As an individual member of IIA Malaysia, you can enjoy a wide range of membership benefits and services.


You will automatically be registered as a member of The IIA global organisation. Through this affiliation with The Institute of Internal Auditors Inc. (Global IIA), USA, you are entitled to:

  • Access to restricted Members-Only Services on The IIA web-site
  • Discounts to The IIA products and services such as The International Conference
  • Voting rights and leadership opportunities on The IIA’s 20 professional committees

Professional Guidance

All members are committed to uphold The IIA’s Code of Ethics and International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing which are available to members upon acceptance as member of the Institute.

Professional Certification

The IIA’s certification programmes provide candidates with educational experience, information and business tools that can be applied immediately in any organisation or business environment. Gain your professional recognition through two certification programmes: Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certificate in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA).

Bi-Monthly Internal Auditor Journal

Members are privileged to receive copies of the bimonthly Internal Auditor, the world’s leading internal audit publication, delivers in-depth information and articles written by expert practitioners and academicians. This award-winning magazine is packed full of information to help you take your career to the next level, such as auditing techniques, applications, trends, and best practices.


One of the primary objectives of the Institute is to offer courses for the continuous professional development of its members and all those in the internal audit fraternity. Members are entitled to reduced registration fees for international conference held around the globe each year. The Institute also offers customised seminars on site for corporations, government agencies both local and outstation. Evening talks or tea sessions by prominent and knowledgeable speakers with the objective not only to give members an appreciation of topical issues in internal auditing but also to promote interaction and sharing among themselves.


Abundant networking opportunities to learn and share knowledge through our seminars, workshops, the annual national conference and social events organised exclusively for members. Through our quarterly newsletter “Keeping In Touch” (KIT), members are able to present their views, comments and concerns on the practice of internal auditing in Malaysia or read about the latest “happenings” in the internal audit fraternity.

Educational Products

A wide range of educational products on internal audit is available for members at discounted rates. IIA Malaysia is one of the educational product distribution centres of IIA Inc in the Asia Pacific Region, which provide practitioners with the most current information related to the internal audit profession.

Resource Centre

Books, publications, research reports, survey reports and other reference materials are available to members seeking to enhance their knowledge or widen their internal audit horizon at the Resource Centre located at the Secretariat.

Quality Assessment Services

To promote the concept of quality assurance emphasised by the profession, IIA Malaysia conducts quality assessment reviews and training and provides consulting services for organisations. We have trained professionals to conduct quality assessments that evaluate your internal audit activity’s efficiency and effectiveness, introduce best practices, make suggestions to improve your quality and value-added services and give an opinion on your compliance with the Standards.

Regional Working Committees

The Sabah, Sarawak and Northern District Working Committees provide platforms for interaction for members in their respective localities.