- For each exam level, plan on approximately six months of preparation
- Successfully complete the three exams sequentially and accumulate 48 months of approved work experience
- Successful candidates take an average of four years to complete the program
The calendars below provide approximate timelines for upcoming exams.
You may register for one exam at a time. Once you have received your exam result, you may register for the next one. If you fail an exam, we encourage you to re-take it.
Note: CFA Program exams are held on Saturday only. This ensures that all candidates receive a similar exam day experience and strengthens the security of the CFA Program.
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June 2014 Exam Schedule (Levels I, II, and III)
December 2014 Exam Schedule (Level I only)