MBA Courses





          Business Schools

            MBA Rankings

            MBA Jobs

              CFA Vs MBA: How CFA Will Help Your MBA Application

              While the CFA and MBA are often cast as rivals, they offer different things. In fact, being a CFA-holder makes you more attractive when applying to business schools

              The CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) qualification is often billed as a rival to the MBA degree, since its low pass rates and the sheer complexity of the syllabus give it premium status in the investment world. 

              Yet CFA designation (passing all three levels of the CFA exams) can make someone more attractive as an MBA applicant. 

              CFA vs GMAT?

              According to Imran Kanga, admissions director at Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, CFA holders demonstrate that they can manage the academic rigour of the MBA, that their quantitative skills are strong, and they are highly employable in finance. 

              A Rotman MBA applicant who passed CFA Levels I, II and III can bypass the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), the widely used business school admissions exam that requires much swotting. 

              “There is an admission advantage for CFA...

              Register for free to continue reading

              Unlock the article!


              Friday 20th September 2019, 09.25 (UTC)


              We are the Indian School of Business and COmputing providing 1 year accelerated MBA and MSc programs to students enrolled from all over the world. Tack advantage of scholarship up to 1 lakh and join us - Admissions are open for Sep and Jan batch. 2500+students enrolled, 90+ nationalities, 100% placement assistant, associated with the University of The West of Scotland. We are the Indian School of Business and Computing associated with the University of The West of Scotland providing 1 year accelerated MBA and MSc IT courses to students all over the world with benefit of Scholarship upto 1 lakh. You can join us directly with out any entrance exam like GRE, GMAT, CAT, TOFEL, IELTS. We also provide B.B.A, B.Com, B.C.A with BMA college affiliated to Bangalore North Unievrsity in India - Bangalore, The Silicon Valley of India.