IIM Indore Post Graduate Programme Welcomed by CFA Institute into the University Affiliation Program
angalore, July 25, 2017: Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) has become the latest IIM to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program. The Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) offered by IIM Indore has been acknowledged as incorporating academic courses (at least 70 percent) as per the CFA® Program Candidate Body of Knowledge and placing emphasis on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice within the programme. Entry into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program signals potential students, employers and all stakeholders that the IIM Indore PGPM curriculum is in sync with professional practice globally. This affiliation entitles IIM Indore to award scholarships to a fixed number of PGPM students to take up the CFA Program.
“We are delighted to partner with CFA Institute, a world leader in investment education and professional certification. This partnership will provide distinctive and new learning opportunities to our students,” said Professor Rishikesha T. Krishnan, Director, IIM Indore.
“We are happy to welcome IIM Indore into the University Affiliation Program and thank IIM Indore for their commendable efforts. By becoming a part of this programme, they have exhibited commitment to building a talent pool of competent young professionals for the investment industry,” added Vidhu Shekhar, CFA, Country Head, India, CFA Institute.