Mat Abacus, the best CFA Training College in Uganda

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If you want to study CFA in Uganda,Mat Abacus is the best institution to join.It offers the best training that will enable you pass the 3 levels administered by CFA.

Exemptions & Eligibility

Irrespective of your prior qualification and/or experience, you cannot apply for exemption from any Level of the CFA® Program. To be eligible to start at Level I, you must EITHER:

  • Hold a bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree, or
  • Be within 23 months of your graduation month of your bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree , and/or
  • Have four years of work experience (not necessarily investment-related).

CFA® Syllabus Structure – All Levels

The CFA® Program is structured into 3 challenging levels:

  • Level I (knowledge and understanding of investment tools and techniques);
  • Level II (application of investment tools and techniques to asset valuation) and
  • Level III(synthesis and evaluation of investment tools and techniques in the context of portfolio management and wealth planning).

The above 3 levels are underpinned by a network of progressively challenging Learning Outcome Statements (LOSs), founded on 10 syllabus topic areas:

  1. Quantitative Methods;
  2. Economics;
  3. Financial Statement Analysis;
  4. Corporate Issuers;
  5. Equity Investments;
  6. Fixed Income;
  7. Derivatives;
  8. Alternative Investments;
  9. Portfolio Management and
  10. Ethics & Professional Standards

Contact details

Airtel: +256 200 960 162

MTN: +256 393 254 916 | +256 414 253 081 +256 414 258 461 / +256 414 258 462 Fax: +256 414 259 151

Email Support

Inquiries: info@matabacus.ac.ug Website: www.matabacus.ac.ug

CFA Costs in Uganda

To pursue and complete CFA in Uganda,you will spend at least UGX 2 million.Fee at Mat abaus is UGX 500,000 to UGX 1 million.

Level I CFA® Exam Structure

Exam Format: 

Computer-Based Testing: The Level I computer-based exam consists of 180 multiple choice questions, split between two 135-minute sessions. There is an optional break between sessions. Candidates must take both sessions in order to receive an exam result.

Duration:

  • First session (2 hours, 15 minutes): 90 multiple choice questions, covering the topics of ethics & professional standards, quantitative methods, economics, and financial statement analysis
  • Second session (2 hours, 15 minutes): 90 multiple choice questions, covering the topics of corporate issuers, equity, fixed income, derivatives, alternative investments and portfolio management

CFA® Level I Exams will be offered four times a year in Feb, May, August & November 2024.

Our CFA® Level I Class Intake Structure: Classes Starting in January, May & October.

Key Exam Requirements: 

  1. Valid international travel passport
  2. Approved calculator. Only two calculator models are authorized for use during the CFA Program exams:
    • Texas Instruments BA II Plus (including BA II Plus Professional)
    • Hewlett Packard 12C (including the HP 12C Platinum, 12C Platinum 25th anniversary edition, 12C 30th anniversary edition, and HP 12C Prestige)

Level II CFA® Exam Structure

Structure: The Level II exam consists of 22 item sets comprised of vignettes with 88 accompanying multiple-choice questions.

Duration: The Level II exam will be 4 hours and 24 minutes, split into two equal sessions of 2 hours and 12 minutes, with an optional break in between.

CFA® Level II will be offered three times a year in May, August & November.

Our CFA® Level II Class Intake for: Classes Starting in January & April  (2 intakes).

Key Exam Requirements: 

  1. Valid international travel passport
  2. Approved calculator. Only two calculator models are authorized for use during the CFA Program exams:
    • Texas Instruments BA II Plus (including BA II Plus Professional)
    • Hewlett Packard 12C (including the HP 12C Platinum, 12C Platinum 25th anniversary edition, 12C 30th anniversary edition, and HP 12C Prestige)

Level III CFA® Exam Structure

Structure: The Level III exam consists of item set and constructed response (essay) questions.

Duration: The Level III exam will be 4 hours and 24 minutes, split into two equal sessions of 2 hours and 12 minutes, with an optional break in-between.

CFA® Level III of the CFA exam will be offered twice a year in February and August

Our CFA® Level III Class Intake for 2024: Classes Starting in Jan  (1 intake).

Key Exam Requirements: 

  1. Valid international travel passport
  2. Approved calculator. Only two calculator models are authorized for use during the CFA Program exams:
    • Texas Instruments BA II Plus (including BA II Plus Professional)
    • Hewlett Packard 12C (including the HP 12C Platinum, 12C Platinum 25th anniversary edition, 12C 30th anniversary edition, and HP 12C Prestige)