CFA Prep Session

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CFA Prep Session Dec 08 2021

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CFA® is the most important and the most prestigious Finance designation in the world. 

MSB is the business school of the South Mediterranean University: SMU, which is the first CFA® affiliated University in Tunisia and the Maghreb region.

The CFA® prep Program is designed to prepare candidates to sit for the CFA® exams.

· The benefits of CFA® prep program at MSB :

-300 hours of training per level with full coverage of the CFA curriculum (10 Modules per level) including practice problems, quizzes and no less than 3 mock exams per level. You will receive a training certificate at the end of each module. 

-Access to high quality CFA course materials at the beginning of each Module.

- Well adapted training schedule: Online/face to face classes according to the following timing: Thursday and Friday evening (from 6.30pm to 9.30pm) Saturday and Sunday morning (from 9AM to 2PM). Candidates will be given their MS Teams Login and get directly connected with the professors via MS Teams platform. 2 weekends per month.

-A step by step coaching approach by highly selected and qualified instructors and professionals (highly selected foreign/Tunisian CFA Charterholders and/or PhD holders with extensive professional background in the finance industry)

-Preparing the CFA® Institute Investment Foundation™ Certificate simultaneously with CFA Level I

-Preparing Eikon Thomson Reuters Certification

The CFA Preparation Program is a three-year program where each year prepares the candidate for one level. At the end of every year, the participants take the CFA Exam at Africa Hotel, Tunis Tunisia. The preparation and exams are offered in English. For this year, we are preparing candidates to take Level 1 and Level 2 CFA exams scheduled on February 2022.

The courses are organized over 300 hours from January 2022 to early July 2022. Courses will be offered online. Candidates will be given their MS Teams Login and get directly connected with the professors via MS Teams platform.

 Enlisted below is all the information necessary for a complete and successful application:

· Eligibility criteria:

· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

· A minimum level of English proficiency. We offer intensive business English training upon request for candidates needing to improve their English level.

· MSB Admissions Procedure and fees:


The admission procedure starts when the candidate fills out the online application form and submits a complete file:

1.English Proficiency Test and admission fees:

The test is an online (computer based) multiple-choice questions exam. The participant should pay the admission fees (500 TND) before taking the test (MSB alumni are not required to pay the 500 TND admission fee). A minimum level of English proficiency is required. We offer intensive business English training (evening class) upon request for candidates needing to improve their English level.

2. Interview:

The Admission Department will schedule to the applicant an appointment for his/her interview after passing the English Test. The interview generally lasts no more than 20 minutes and is conducted by two MSB Professors.

3.Admissions Committee:

Following the interview, a board of Faculty members, will revise the applicant’s file and take the final decision taking into account the limited number of seats.

4. Confirmation letter:

Upon admission, the candidate is asked to confirm his/her participation by signing a confirmation letter (provided by the admission officer)

Tuition fees:

- Do NOT include the CFA Institute exam registration fees (700 dollars to be paid directly to the CFA Institute through the CFA Institute website: ).

- Tuition fees are deductible from TFP (Taxe sur la formation professionnelle).

Level1: Tuition fees for Level 1 are 10500 TND and are payable as follows:

Payment deadline


January 2022

3000 TND

March 2022

3750 TND

June 2022

3750 TND

NB: Free second enrollment for unsuccessful candidates upon the fulfillment of accepted criteria (i.e. average grade in the 3 mock exams organized by the MSB should be >=60%)

NB: Access to CFA books is given one week after the registration to the exam. However, professors will make high quality CFA course materials available to candidates at the beginning of each course.

For more details, please or contact us via email or telephone. We can be reached at:

(+216) 26 441 926 


(+216) 71 194 444 (Ext: 229) 


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