Exam Structure

(Only the Final Examination is conducted by the HKSI in Hong Kong)

Examination

Duration
(Hours)

Examination Fee
Early-birdRegular
Common Knowledge Examinations
Foundation Level (Total examination hours: 9)
Exam 1
  • Equity valuation and analysis
  • Financial accounting and statement analysis
  • Corporate finance
3hrs 10min    
Exam 2
  • Fixed income valuation and analysis
  • Economics
2hrs 40min    
Exam 3
  • Derivative valuation and analysis
  • Portfolio management
3hrs 10min    
Final Level (Total examination hours: 6)
All examination papers are presented in English and include full and mini-case study questions and in-depth essays.
Exam 1
  • Corporate finance
  • Economics
  • Financial accounting and statement analysis
  • Equity valuation and analysis
3 hrs HK$3,000 HK$3,800
Exam 2
  • Fixed income valuation and analysis
  • Derivative valuation and analysis
  • Portfolio management
3 hrs HK$3,000 HK$3,800
National Examination
Exam
  • Regulation
  • Ethics
  • Financial statement analysis
  • Market structures and instruments
3 hrs    

Exams Calendar

September 2014
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20/09/2014

CIIA Final Exam 1

20/09/2014

CIIA Final Exam 2