XIM University is delighted to share that our Master of Business Administration – Business Management (MBA-BM) program under the Xavier Institute of Management, XIM University has been approved by the prestigious CFA Institute for participation in the University Affiliation Program (UAP).
With this, XIM University has become the latest university to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program and joins the league of 29 most reputed Institutions in the country. Currently, only 29 institutions in India are part of the CFA-UAP. Out of the 29 institutions, 16 are various IIMs, and 13 are non-IIMs. (See the full list of affiliated Universities)
The MBA – BM program of Xavier Institute of Management has been acknowledged as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) and placing emphasis on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct within the program. This program positions students well to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charter, which has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world. Entry into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program signals to potential students, employers, and the marketplace that the XIM University curriculum is closely tied to professional practice and is well-suited to preparing students to sit for the CFA examinations. Through participation in this program, the students of the MBA-BM program are eligible to receive a limited number of CFA Program Student Scholarships each year.
Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar owes its origin to a “Social Contract” between the Government of Odisha and the Odisha Jesuit Society in 1987. History was made in October 1987 with the establishment of XIMB (Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar), XIM University’s flagship management institute which, over the past 36 years has been recognized as a premier Business School in the country. It is acknowledged internationally as a world-class business school that provides quality management Programs and develops futuristic managers with strong ethics and values. It aspires to lead the country in management education by focusing on research and innovation. Our intellectual capital rankings have been in the top five in the country consistently. In its endeavour to take up bold, necessary tasks, the New Campus of XIM University was inaugurated on July 7, 2014. Presently it hosts twelve/Thirteen schools offering Doctoral, Master, and Undergraduate programs.
About CFA Institute
CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organization is a champion of ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. Our aim is to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. There are more than 190,000 CFA charterholders worldwide in 160 markets. CFA Institute has nine offices worldwide and there are 160+ CFA Societies.
The link for the scholarship platform is: http://www.cfai.smapply.io
Link for student guide to student scholarships: https://xim.edu.in/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Student-Guide-To-Student-Scholarships-CFA-UAP.pdf
Name of Principal Contact: Prof. Ritesh Kumar Dubey