CFA Course Significance: The CFA Program is a globally-recognised graduate-level program that provides a strong foundation for students and professionals for careers in Investment Banking, Equity Research, Capital Market, Portfolio Management, Corporate Finance etc.The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential is held by over 150,000 professionals around the world. The charter gives a strong understanding of advanced investment analysis and real-world portfolio management skills.
Course Structure: The CFA Program is a self-study, graduate-level program divided into three levels of exams. Passing these exams is one step to becoming a CFA charterholder.
Enroll in the CFA Program and register for an exam
Pass the Level I exam offered in June or December
Pass the Level II exam offered only in June
Pass the Level III exam offered only in June
Have four years of professional work experience in the investment decision-making process.This work experience can be accrued before, during, or after participation in the CFA Program.
Join CFA Institute as a regular member.Candidates must become members in order to obtain their charter.
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/work experience and a passing score for the CFA Program Level I Exam, CIPM Program Level II Exam, RBA Netherlands Exam, or the self-administered Standards of Practice Exam.
Work Experience: You must have 48 months of professional work experience in investment decision making.