The NUS Business School is the first CFA Program Partner of the CFA Institute in Singapore.  The CFA Institute is the global, non-profit membership organisation that awards the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. CFA Institute sets the highest standards of ethics and professional excellence, designs the CFA curriculum and administers the CFA examinations.

CFA is the globally recognized gold standard for investment professionals and anyone working in the financial markets.  It is widely considered as the investment profession's most rigorous credential program.  In short, CFA is acknowledged as the benchmark for measuring competence and excellence in financial markets, and is increasingly a requirement in many firms' recruitment