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Entry Examination

Our Graduate-Level Entry Examination is a three-hour examination the results of which can be submitted online, by fax or by mail. This provides entry at the Technician and Associate levels depending upon the number of years of experience.

We will test the knowledge of candidates in the following areas of Financial Management:
Project Appraisal
Portfolio Theory
Capital Asset Pricing Model
Raising Finance
Working Capital Management

Our Post-Graduate Level Examination is a three-hour examination the results of which can be submitted online, by fax or by mail. This provides entry at all levels up to Fellow depending upon the number of years of experience.

It is intended to test the knowledge of candidates in the above areas plus:
Strategy and Value
Dividend Policy
Mergers
Derivatives
Managing Exchange-Rate Risk

The recommended study text, which covers all these areas, is Corporate Financial Management:
Paperback 1344 pages
Publisher: Financial Times/Prentice Hall (2005)
ISBN: 0273687263
Price: £59.95

The examination fee including study text is £100. Add £30 if you want the book to be sent by courier. The cost excluding study text is £50.

The examination pass mark is 50%. Candidates achieving at least 40% will get a referral, which means they can re-attempt the examination without payment of an additional fee. We will give guidance to those failing the examination and the referrals to assist them on subsequent attempts.

Flexible Fees.Pay 50% of the fees upfront and the balance on completion of the course.