Getting Ready for the CFA® Level 1 Exam: Info Session



Looking to earn your CFA® designation? Attend our free Info Session to learn what the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) credential is and how it can help your career.

Led by McGill Faculty Lecturer and CFA® Charter Holder, Eduardo Lima, MBA, PhD., with special guests from the CFA® Institute, the session will demystify the requirements to obtain the CFA® designation and offer strategies and tips for preparing for and successfully passing the exam.

We will explore topics such as:

  • What is the CFA® designation and how can it help you jump start your career 
  • Benefits of the CFA® charter compared to alternative education (MBAs, Master's degrees, CPA and other finance-related professional designations) 
  • What it takes to pass the Level I exam and take the first step towards becoming a CFA® Charterholder 
  • Tips to help you study more effectively 
  • Test-taking tips and tricks that will help you save time and avoid pitfalls on exam day 
  • Resources to help you better prepare for the exam 

We will also present the McGill CFA® Level I Exam Preparation Workshop and how it can help you boost your chances of earning the CFA® designation. 


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