Yeditepe University Welcomed into CFA Institute University Affiliation Program
Students of the International Finance Program taking steps to career success through the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program
The Chartered Financial Analyst® designation has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world.
Entry into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program signals potential students, employers, and the marketplace that Yeditepe University International Finance curriculum
- is closely tied to professional practice
- provides a strong education for a successful career in finance and,
- is well-suited to preparing students to sit for the CFA examinations. Through participation in this program, the International Finance Program at Yeditepe University is eligible to receive a limited number of student scholarships for the CFA Program each year.
About CFA Institute
CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and administers the industry gold standard CFA charter. The organization is a champion for ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. The end goal: to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. CFA Institute has more than 176,000 members in 166 countries and territories, including 164,000 CFA charterholders. For more information, visit www.cfainstitute.org.
About the CFA Program
The CFA Program sets a standard for developing the skills, standards, competence, and integrity of financial analysts, portfolio managers, investment advisers, and other investment professionals worldwide. It is widely considered the investment profession’s most rigorous credentialing program. Administered in English, the CFA curriculum and examinations are identical worldwide. Fewer than one in five candidates who begin the program successfully complete it and go on to earn the coveted CFA charter, the “gold standard” for investment professionals.