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CFA® Program Preparation Courses

Employers and clients increasingly require professionals who demonstrate competence in implementing international investment strategies. The CFA qualification is the golden standard for the investment industry. By acquiring it you significantly enhance your career prospects across the global marketplace. The CFA preparation courses at Amsterdam Business School help you in studying for the Level I and Level II CFA Program exams.

Why join the CFA® Program Preparation Course?

  • Key features

    Employers recognise the CFA charter as the definitive standard by which to measure the competence, integrity and dedication of serious investment professionals. Acquiring the CFA qualification enhances your career prospects greatly. Our CFA Program Preparation Course will help you get ready for the exams.

    • Ideal preparation for the Level I or Level II CFA Program exam - including mock exam;
    • Helps keep a disciplined and systematic approach;
    • Interactive learning with other participants and with additional guidance from lecturers;
    • Lectures by CFA charterholders and experienced investment professionals.
  • For whom?

    Are you pursuing a career in investment analysis or portfolio management?  A CFA charter helps you excel at all stages of your career. ABS's CFA Preparation Course is for you if you are preparing for the Level I or Level II exams in August. Please note the courses are available for residents of the Netherlands only.

    For more information about CFA Program requirements please visit the CFA Institute website.

  • Registration

    There are no formal requirements to register for our CFA Program Preparation Course. In order to register, please fill out the registration form. You also need to upload additional documents:

    • Your CV
    • A copy of your passport

    The registration deadline is 24 January 2022. If you miss the deadline, please contact us directly to check if there are any places left.

  • Practical information

    CFA® Program exam
    For the CFA exam you register directly at the CFA Institute. Upon registration you will receive the CFA Program study material.

    For the preparation course and the exam you need a financial calculator. Before starting the course, please make sure that you have one of the approved calculators: 

    • Texas Instruments BA II Plus (including BA II Plus Professional).
    • Hewlett Packard 12C (including the HP 12C Platinum, 12C Platinum 25th anniversary edition, 12C 30th-anniversary edition, and HP 12C Prestige).

CFA® Prep Provider

The Executive Education department at Amsterdam Business School is listed on the CFA Institute page. For more information, see CFA Program Exam Prep Providers.

CFA Institute does not endorse, promote, or warrant the accuracy or quality of the products or services offered by Amsterdam Business School. CFA®, and Chartered Financial Analyst® are trademarks owned by CFA Institute.


If you have any questions regarding the CFA® Program Preparation Course and/or the registration procedure, please contact:

Lorena Zevedei
Programme Manager Executive Education
T: +31 (0)6 18 72 67 74

Facts & Figures
Mode Part-time, short-term, open uva courses
Language of instruction English
Conditions for admission Open
Starts in January