The Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Lucknow has joined the CFA Institute’s University Recognition Program.
At present, only 28 Indian universities are a part of this prestigious league. CFA Institute is a global, not-for-profit professional organisation providing finance education to promote standards in ethics, education, and professional excellence in the global investment services industry
The program is designed to position students from IIM Lucknow for the prestigious CFA designation, globally recognised as a paramount investment credential.
Prof Ajay Garg, Dean of Faculty at IIM Lucknow, said the collaboration reaffirmed the Institute’s commitment to nurturing future-ready leaders in investment management, emphasising excellence.
Arati Porwal, Country Head, India at CFA Institute, noted the partnership will enhance the talent pool crucial for driving growth in the investment management industry and India’s economy.
With the collaboration, the IIM Lucknow students gain access to course materials and programs such as practice questions, mock exams, and access to all three levels of the CFA Program Curriculum.
The eligible students may receive grants and cost exemptions for the CFA Programme, along with potential discounts on CFA exam fees.