Chartered Financial Analyst is an international qualification in the field of finance and is recognized across the globe. The course is bifurcated into three levels which makes Level 1 the most crucial one as it sets the foundation for the other two levels. The established body has set a benchmark for the skill sets and practical knowledge required to progress in this field. CFA in India is highly recommended if you wish to pursue a career in Finance.

Exam Overview


Eligibility Start 3 years pre-graduation, take exam 2 years prior.
Course Duration 2 - 3 Years
Level 3 Levels
Question Format Vignette supported MCQs & essay questions
Frequency of the Exams 2 times a year
Exam Cycle February, August
Fees Structure 2024:
• Early Registration Fee - USD 940
• Standard Registration Fee - USD 1250

• Early Registration Fee - USD 1090
• Standard Registration Fee - USD 1390
Job Prospects Portfolio Manager, Private Banker, Research Analyst, Financial Advisor,
Relationship Manager, Financial Strategist, Chartered Financial Analyst,
Business Consultant, Market Research Analyst, Investment Manager,
Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Private Banker, Fund Manager, Investment
Strategist, Forex Analyst, Market Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager,
Risk Manager, Investment Banker, Investment Advisor

Subject Weightage


Subjects Level 3
Ethical and Professional Standard 10-15%
Economics 5-10%
Equity Investments 10-15%
Fixed Income 15-20%
Derivatives 5-10%
Portfolio Management 35-40%
Alternative Investments 5-10%




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