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Certified Financial Analyst has been one of the demanding career. There has been a huge demand of the Finance experts for managing finance portfolios. The course CFA is a course offered by the Institute of Chartered Financial Analyst. The course is very useful for the students who have been aspiring to make their career in the finance sector.The course is widely recognised across the country.
In order to become a Chartered Certified Financial Analyst one has to complete a three years post graduation program. One has to give an entrance exam to get admitted for the course.The entrance exam is conducted 4 times in a year.
Candidate who has in the final year of graduation or have completed can apply for the CFA course. While the students who have completed CA,MBA Finance have the plus point for cracking the course.
For further details related to eligibility criteria and course structure you can visit the following websit-www.http://www.cfainstitute.org/programs/cfaprogram/register/Pages/index.aspx
These are the following institutes that offer CFA in distance learning -1.Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies,Mumbai2.Institute of Financial Management and research,i3.Xaviers institute of management,Bhubnrshwar4.Somaiya institute of management,Mumbai5.S.P Jain Institute of managment and research,Mumbai.6.ICFAI Business School,Mumbai7.ICFAI University,Hyderabad.While CFA institute they also offer a distance learning mode. You can check on the website the above link that i have provided.
Here you can apply for the distance learning mode in CFA.
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Please remember that CFA if done through CFA Institute USA, then only it is globally valid and industry recognised.
CFA is a self study mode course.
CFA exam is conducted by CFA USA and is self-study mode. Once you clear all three level exams, you can become a member of CFA. To become a CFA, You do not require to get admission in any college or institute.
If you find difficultiescin self study, you can join coaching classes. If you join any college or institute for CFA, please ensure which degree do they offer.
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Best wishes for your career in CFA,Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
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