chapter member benefits

ISACA Mumbai Chapter is here to serve its members — to provide them with opportunities of continuing professional education, of networking with peers and of contributing to the profession at large. The chapter sees to it that a community of IT governance professionals with their collective strength helps members to increase their knowledge and value and also adds to their career development. Explore ISACA Mumbai Chapter’s wide range of member programs, educational opportunities, authoritative publications, and discounted products.

Benefits:

  • Regular Chapter Members Meetings – usually there are 2 chapter meetings in a month
  • Professionally Enriching, Seminars, Training workshops & Annual Conferences for continuing professional development, discounted for ISACA Mumbai Chapter members.
  • Regular Educational batches of CISA® and CISM® review courses along with the CISA Crash Courses.
  • Periodic Chapter newsletter titled ISACA [@] Mumbai and E-Newsletters where articles of professional interest are published along with chapter information & details of other local activities.
  • Periodic e-mails of job opportunities in the industry.
  • Opportunity for participation in chapter board and committee activities.
  • Online resources, including job announcements, and other IT Audit resources.

ISACA member benefits

More than 75,000 strong members worldwide from over 160 countries, cover a variety of professional IT-related positions. Some are in the most senior ranks, others are at middle management levels and still others are new to the field. Working in varied industries including financial, banking, public accounting, government, public sector, utilities and manufacturing; all members share a common purpose, taking the lead worldwide.

Forward-thinking members of ISACA have created IS auditing and IS control standards adhered to by practitioners worldwide; developed research pinpointing the professional issues challenging our constituents; and produced the CISA® certification, which is recognized globally and has been earned by more than 60,000 professionals, and the CISM® designation.

ISACA provides the following Member Benefits:

ACCESS

ISACA Members have access to a wide range of member programs, networking and educational opportunities, including:

  • Thought leaders and networking at Industry Leading Global Conferences
  • Search hundreds of jobs in the Career Centre
  • Member-only Online Job Fairs
  • Professional networking locally and globally
  • Open Engagement and volunteer opportunities available
  • Business and social events
  • Offline Communities and topics
  • Events and training available at 200+ ISACA Chapters
  • IT Audit Leaders Forum
  • CISO Forums
  • Career coaches, tools and resources
  • Connecting Woman Leaders in Technology program
  • Professional and industry advocacy

SAVINGS

ISACA Membership includes savings on products and services, including:

  • 30% off discount on CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT and CSX exam registrations
  • Conference discounts
  • Free Webinars
  • Member discounts on ISACA publications and research
  • 72 hours of Free CPE
  • ISACA Training Week discounts
  • Discounts of up to 20-30% off on exam preparation materials
  • Workshop discounts
  • Up to 25% off hotel and travel discounts
  • Up to 40% of shipping discounts
  • Member Get a Member program
  • Discounts on online courses
  • Free Audit Programs

KNOWLEDGE

ISACA produces a number of authoritative knowledge publications and practical guidance in a myriad of formats:

  • Bi-monthly ISACA Journal (print and online)
  • Webinars
  • 475 titles and videos available from ISACA's eLibrary
  • Whitepapers and publications
  • Audit/Assurance Programs
  • @ISACA newsletter (26 issues per year)
  • Monthly COBIT Focus Newsletter
  • COBIT 5 Family of Products
  • IS Auditing Standards, guidelines and procedures
  • Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) publications
  • ISACA Workshops
  • Case Studies
  • Annual and semi-annual Industry Surveys
  • Online, on-demand courses

student member benefits

Joining ISACA will open the door to exploring opportunities ranging from security, audit, control, risk, privacy, compliance and so many more!

In addition, make connections with people around the globe who are currently working, and hiring for these positions. Become an ISACA student member today to get a head start on your future success!

Mumbai Chapter helps Information Technology (IT) students career:

A student membership consists of US $25.00 International dues (savings of $105.00!) plus local Mumbai chapter dues of Rs. 250/- (reduced student rates along with total waiver of Entrance Fees of Rs. 250/-). See the application below for chapter dues amounts.

Joining ISACA will open the door to exploring opportunities ranging from security, audit, control, risk, privacy, compliance and so many more! In addition, make connections with people around the globe who are currently working, and hiring for these positions.

Become an ISACA student member today to get a head start on your future success! A student membership consists of US $25.00 International dues (savings of $105.00!) plus local Mumbai chapter dues of Rs. 250/- (reduced student rates along with total waiver of Entrance Fees of Rs. 250/-). See the application below for chapter dues amounts.

Once your application has been approved, you will automatically have access to the many online benefits ISACA has to offer. An extensive web site full of membership benefits will provide you with opportunities to increase your knowledge on topics that are important to you and your future professional career.

Your Student Membership benefits include:

Professional Development

Career Centre—Access to post résumés/CVs and request e-mail notification of new jobs CISACISM and CGEIT Certification—Discounts on certification exams and study materials
Conferences and Training—Discounts on more than 25 ISACA events and conferences annually
Bookstore—Discounts on ISACA Bookstore publications and ITGI research
Webcasts and e-Symposia—Free, monthly e-Symposia, worth 3 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits each!
Local Education—Access to affordable continuing professional education programs and information exchange through regular chapter meetings and events.

Research and Knowledge

Periodicals (www.isaca.org/journal, www.isaca.org/gcomm)—Online versions of the Information Systems Control Journal and to Global Communiqué, a member newsletter. Member-only Research—Discounts on and/or preferred access to publications and products including COBIT® 4.1, Val IT, the IT Assurance Guide: Using COBIT, the Implementation Guide: Using COBIT and Val IT, COBIT Security Baseline and many others
Baseline access to COBIT® Online

K-NET—Exclusive access to an online database of more than 6,000 Internet-based knowledge references

Standards—Easy access to ISACA's IS Auditing Standards and Internal Control Questionnaires (www.isaca.org/icq) guidance tools to help you determine best practices.

Community and Leadership

Discussion Forums—Share advice, seek assistance and raise pertinent questions on topics including Sarbanes-Oxley, IT governance, COBIT and information security management.Leadership—Serve on ISACA boards and committees, help author or review ISACA research publications, write certification exam questions, or become a chapter leader.
Local Benefits—170 chapters worldwide, giving you access to affordable continuing professional education programs and information exchange in your local area.

ISACA Student Membership Qualifications

To qualify as a student member, the applicant must currently be a full-time student (undergraduate or graduate). ISACA considers you as a full-time student if you are currently enrolled in at least 12 credit hours as an undergraduate student or 9 credit hours as a graduate student. If you are not taking the minimum amount of credit hours, but your university still considers you a full-time student, a letter from your school stating this will suffice as your verification.

Along with the student member application, verification of status as a full-time student must also be provided. Please submit one of the following:
Copy or fax of a current class schedule that shows the name of the institution, name of the student, date and number of credit hours currently taking; or
Copy or fax of a letter from the institution's registrar on university letterhead specifying that the applicant is currently enrolled as a full-time student

ISACA International student dues are US $25 annually. ISACA Mumbai Chapter dues are Rs. 250/- annually. ISACA Mumbai Chapter has also waived of the Entrance Fee Dues of Rs. 250/- applicable to New Members  Students residing within 50 miles or 80 kilometers of a recognized ISACA chapter must also join a local chapter. Benefits begin when payment of dues is received and verification of full-time student status is completed.

volunteer member benefits

Please consider making an important contribution to the achievement of ISACA MUMBAI CHAPTER, by offering your time and expertise to act as a Volunteer in your chosen field of expertise. The volunteers in any organization are a special group of people willing to give their time and energy to promote a cause for the betterment of the whole.

As stated by Lynn Lawton, 2007-2008 International President: “Volunteer time is both engine and fuel for our organizations….”

Mumbai Chapter provides the following Volunteer Benefits:

  • Participation as a Volunteer will provide you with the opportunity to enhance your professional and leadership skills
  • Active Participation enables you to build an impressive network of peer contacts
  • Participation will offer you the satisfaction of taking a personal role in the future of the Chapter growth and activities, in particular, and ISACA in general as well as the IT Assurance, Security and Governance Profession
  • Participation will offer you the satisfaction of taking a personal role in the future of the Chapter growth and activities, in particular, and ISACA in general as well as the IT Assurance, Security and Governance Profession Serving as an Active Volunteer will make you a better informed member
  • Participation in various committees provides you a forum to share your expertise with others, as well as learn about new areas of interest
  • ISACA Mumbai Chapter will compensate the Volunteers by way of granting suitable CPE hours (not exceeding 10 CPE hours per year) for their meritorious volunteering efforts

Those interested in participating as a Volunteer in the Chapter activities, may kindly send in their resume in the enclosed format – Volunteer Profile - to the Chapter office, marking their mail as: For Volunteer Participation

The Chapter, reserves the right to accept or reject the applications received without assigning any reason, whatsoever.

Mumbai Chapter welcomes volunteers to help and assist the following:

Committee Name

Brief description of some of the Activities

Education Chair

To conduct Monthly Chapter Meetings on various topics of Current interest

Webmaster

To ensure that the Chapter’s Website is always filled with content that is update, relevant and of current topical interest

Program Chair

To conduct different Programs, Seminars, Workshops, Conferences

CISA Coordinator

To conduct CISA Review Classes

CISM Coordinator

To conduct CISM Review Classes

Academic Relations

To encourage the student community in various Management Institutes and Colleges to take to ISACA’s Career Enhancing Certification

Newsletter Chair

To help the Editor in successfully releasing the Chapter’s Newsletter : ISACA [@] MUMBAI