Preparatory Program for CFA® Exam is an in-depth, exam focused and easy to learn training program for candidates to gain a clear understanding of the CFA® Program concepts. Based on real world case studies and examples, the program helps students pass the exams in the first attempt. Being a globally recognized qualification, CFA® Program is considered as the highest standard of professional excellence in Finance, and Level I is your first step towards achieving the CFA® Charter.
CFA® Program is offered by the CFA Institute, United States. There are over 170,000 Charter Holders across 165+ countries. CFA course trains the candidate in all the aspects of finance, be it analysis, estimating, or forecasting the future performance of the company, or financial and portfolio management. CFA® Charter is considered the highest designation in the finance industry. CFA® Program provides extensive knowledge in the field of finance thus making it the best career choice for Finance aspirants.
The CFA course covers ten key areas that include ethical and professional standards, quantitative methods, economics, financial reporting and analysis as per international standards, analysis of taxes, debt, global operations, corporate finance, equity investments, an equity portfolio, and performance measurements, fixed income, alternative investments in real estate, private equity, commodities, portfolio management, and wealth planning.
The CFA® course consists of three levels- Level I, Level II and Level III.
Level I CFA® Program introduces various topics like equity, derivatives, etc., which are eventually used for creating portfolios. Level I CFA® Exam is offered in February, May, August, and November. It has 180 MCQs (90 questions, 2 sessions - 2 hours 15 min each).
Level II CFA® Program emphasizes on the application of various tools like quantitative analysis, portfolio analysis for doing asset valuation. Level II CFA® Exam is offered in May and August and has 88 MCQs (44 questions, 2 sessions - 2 hours 15 min each).
Level III CFA® Program focuses on Portfolio Management and different strategies for creating specific portfolios for individuals and institutions. Level III CFA® Exam is offered in May and November. It has 9 - 12 essay type questions and 44 MCQs (2 sessions - 2 hours 15 min each).
Students who have just graduated or are in the Final year and want to pursue a career in Finance
Experienced Individuals who want to upskill and grow in the field of Finance
Individuals who want to master Finance with the prerequisite skills in the industry
It takes a minimum of 2 years to cover all the three levels of the CFA® Program. EduPristine provides training for CFA course in Online, Classroom and Self Study format. Students can opt for Full time training or part time training as per their convenience.
To be eligible for the CFA course, the candidate:
Should have a bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree or be in the final year of the bachelor’s degree at the time of registration. Or
Should have four years of qualified, professional work experience or a combination of work/college experience that totals four years.
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Here is how we prepare you for CFA® Program
Level I CFA® Program Training
First of the three exams, it focuses on investment valuation, regulations & auditing
Level II CFA® Program Training
The second exam focuses mainly on financial reporting, fixed income and equity investments
Level I CFA
Weekday Batch The Weekday batch is suitable for non-working candidates since the lectures are conducted between Monday to Friday. The Weekday batch is a rigorous training course and is suitable for someone with no knowledge of the subject.
Weekend Batch The Weekend batch is suitable for working professionals, who work on weekdays and can study on the weekend, and for Freshers as well who wish to manage studies over the weekend.
The Self-Study training is suitable for candidates with a background in Accounting and Finance like B.Com, MBA in Finance, etc. Candidates who wish to study without much faculty intervention and guidance can opt for the Self-Study training program.
Level II CFA
Weekend Batch Only
EduPristine is one of the leading training providers for the CFA® Program and has trained over 15000 students over the past 12 years. (Follows CFA Institute Preparatory Training Provider Guidelines)
EduPristine has modern and well located centres in Mumbai, New Delhi, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai
EduPristine provides experiential learning to students making them industry ready. EduPristine also provides Soft Skills training and Career Services support to help you find the right opportunity after you pass your exams
Founded in 2008, EduPristine has a strong online platform and network of classrooms across India and caters to self-paced learning and online learning, in addition to classroom learning. EduPristine is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States.
We sincerely appreciate the flexibility of teaching and customized guidance that the institute provided each of us. The intensity of the program prepares one for high pressure situations. We are very grateful for the very valuable training and assistance provided to us by EDUPRISTINE.Saloni Sharma EOL-E&P, Mumbai
Well structured, comprehensive course that covers all aspects relevant to the industry. EduPristine’s CFA® prep course has equipped me with all the skills required in my work.Kamlesh KalikeM Tech, Manager - Transaction Advisor
I had taken up EduPristine classes for Level I CFA®. The coach and the trainers provided in-depth knowledge not only about the subject-matter but also about the industry. The trainers were highly qualified and explained all the difficult topics using examples which were not very difficult to relate to. They were very supportive and inspiring and also provided ample tips and tricks for exams. EduPristine also conducts mocks, both offline and online, and provides comprehensive solutions for each question. Their online material is good and the videos are precise. They also provide placement assistance. Overall, my experience with EduPristine was good.Tanmay LateMBA in Finance
It was a good experience overall. They took the feedback and quick actions were taken in response when we asked to change the faculty for a subject.Hasanur RahmanMsc Actuarial Science
EduPristine is one of the best institutes and I am pursuing CFA level 1 with EduPristine. I have attended their classroom session also, where the environment is good and faculties are best. Even in this pandemic, EduPristine is helping me through online classes and is sending me recorded videos which is very useful.Srivatsan JagannathanMBA
Well set institute, to the point teaching and excellent placement support even if you are a fresher! The faculties are good and take your negative reviews from a perspective to improve the overall education and institute, aiming student satisfaction.Swarada GeetBachelor of Commerce
EduPristine is an amazing center for people who want to complete their CFA Program. The staff and faculty are very well trained and are ready to help each and every student. They ensure the student understands everything and feel comfortable. Online classes are also of big help, especially during the current situation when centers are closed.Nikhil JacobBcom graduate | Financial Analyst
The institute has provided the necessary assistance in the conduct of classes and issuing supplementary materials, and faculties were knowledgeable and friendly. Happy to have chosen EduPristine, looking forward to joining for level 2. I'm confident about the course and ready to give my exams, thanks to EduPristine.Venkatachalam ManianB.com
It's been a really good experience with EduPristine. I joined in February this year for CFA coaching. Their material, Staff, and Back end support are really good.RaajasekarMBA in Finance and Marketing and working as an Assistant Manager
One of the most efficient academic experiences I've ever had. Good academic structure and institution for students and professionals to pursue CFA and related courses.Sauryan Rajendra DafleBBA (IB) - Private Fund Manager
The beauty of this course is to have lots of practice. If one chooses to do it seriously, he is done with the subject. Trainers are also very good and are from a good industrial background. Whenever possible they try to relate this to real world examples. I am going to attend this again for topics that I missed out. I could actually solve my real work problem using the example demonstrated in the class. Thank you EduPristine.Swapnil Choudhari Director at Harman International
EduPristine is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States. Adtalem is a $1.2 billion (INR 7560 crores) company that has eight institutions and companies with more than 16,000 employees spread across 145 locations. Adtalem takes pride in training 142,000 degree-seeking students all over the world. The organization's purpose is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. EduPristine is one of India's leading training providers in Accounting and Finance. Founded in 2008, EduPristine has a strong online platform and network of classrooms across India and caters to self-paced learning and online learning, in addition to classroom learning.