Cians Academy launching a 96-hour training program for CFA Level 1 Exam


New Delhi: Cians Academy is kicking off its CFA level 1 training program, starting from 16 September to 5 November 2017. Classes for this 16-day, 96-hour course will be conducted only on Saturdays and Sundays, keeping in mind that the course will not only cater to students, but also working professionals. The classroom training schedule consists of Economics (I, II, and III), Quant (I and II), Financial Reporting and Analysis (I, II, III, and IV), Derivatives, Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management, Equity Investments, Alternate Investments, and Fixed Income (I and II).

Cians Academy’s Financial Modeling course was and is still being widely accepted both by students and working professionals. And to further this journey down the finance road, Cians Academy came up with this “CFA Level 1 Classroom Training” program. Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential is the most respected and coveted investment management designation in the world.

“We are very excited to be kicking off a training program focused on preparing people for the CFA exams,” said Aman Chowdhury, Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Cians Analytics. “The CFA program is a strong credential for finance professionals to aspire to, and we at Cians Academy are happy to participate in training people for the CFA exams. Cians Analytics has a strong skillset in the investment research area, and Cians Academy has a number of courses that prepare individuals for careers in the financial services industry. Our CFA preparation course fits in well with our range of financial analysis and research courses.” he added.

According to, candidates who took the exam in June 2016 reportedly spent an average 322 hours studying for the exam. Cians Academy has designed this exhaustive, yet concise, 96-hour classroom training program keeping in the time crunch faced not only by students, but also working individuals. It has also leveraged the experience and expertise of seasoned industry professionals while designing its curriculum and pedagogy.

Timings for the program will be 10:30 AM–5:00 PM (Saturdays and Sundays), and the fee charged will be INR 24,000 + GST. The training will be conducted at Cians Academy, 556, Tower B2, Fifth Floor, Spaze iTech Park, Sector 49, Gurugram, Haryana, 122018.