CFA Program gives an insight in corporate finance,
investment management and financial services. The
Program is divided into three levels. Preliminary;
inter and final level. It is recognized as a
Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Analysis by AICTE.
It is a self-study programme and the Institute
supplies study material to the enrolled students.
There are also courses like Diploma in Basic Finance
(DBF) and Merchant Banking and Financial Services

Degree and Engineering college students (any
The candidates who are successful in the
admission test and those who are exempted
from passing the admission test are enrolled for
the Programme. A student is allowed a
maximum period of three years to complete the
preliminary level of the programme and a
maximum period of seven years to complete the
entire programme.

Admission Test
The admission to both the programs is through a
basic test. The admission test aims at testing the
aptitude of the candidates for professional studies
in financial analysis. Hence the quantitative
reasoning ability of the candidate is tested. The
admission test is held four times in a year in the
months of January, April, July and October.

Th e MBAs, Post Graduate Diploma Holders in
Management, CAs, CWAs, CSs, CAIIBs, First class
graduates/post- graduates and senior executives
with ten years of service in the public sector or the
private sector can seek exemption from the
admission test.

1. Regular CFA Program, Duration
Graduates in any discipline. Students
appearing for final year examinations are
also eligible.
2. Accelerated CFA Program,
First Class Graduates, Postgraduates,
Working Executives and Professionals like
3. CFA Foundation Course:
Degree college students interested in
pursuing professional certification program
such as CFA Program.

Other Programs
1. CPA Program (The Certified Public
Accountant Program)
2. C-RIM Program (The Certified Risk &
Insurance Manager Program)
3. The CTM Program (The Certified Treasury
Manager Program)
4. The CIB Program (The Certified Investment
Banker Program)
5. The CPM Program (The Certified Portfolio
Manager Program) (International CIIA
Qualification from ACIIA, London)
6. Global Strategic Management (GSM)

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