Chiva-Som International Academy is accredited by the Confederation of International Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (CIBTAC) which is known for its high educational standard in aesthetics and holistic therapies. CIBTAC is the education arm of the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC)

At the end of the course, students who require CIBTAC qualification will have to register in period of 3 months in advance in order to take theoretical and practical examinations administered by a CIBTAC international examiner. Only those who pass the examination in all segments are awarded the highly coveted and internationally recognised CIBTAC diploma. A CIBTAC diploma certifies that the student has obtained the highest level of practical skills and full understanding of the course and is qualified for international employment
Normally, CIBTAC examination will be offered 4 times a year

Details are as follows :-


Examination: January 2019
Registration Deadline: 31 October 2018

Examination: April 2019
Registration Deadline: 31 January 2019

Examination: July 2019
Registration Deadline: 8 April 2019

Examination: October/November 2019
Registration Deadline: 9 July 2019

  • The exact examination date will be anounced by CIBTAC
  • Chiva-Som International Academy will organised the CIBTAC examination if only 6 or more students registered for the examination
  • Chiva-Som International Academy reserves the right to postpone the examination if there are less than 6 students in each subjects.