The Level III curriculum is much more heavily weighted to portfolio management and wealth planning.
Our upcoming Level III study packages will be comprehensive & consistent with our other offerings.
Level III Study Packages Arriving Early 2024
|Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning||35 - 40%|
|Ethical and Professional Standards||10 - 15%|
|Economics||5 - 10%|
|Equity Investments||10 - 15%|
|Fixed Income||15 - 20%|
|Derivatives||5 - 10%|
|Alternative Investments||5 - 10%|
According to a recent survey conducted by the CFA Institute the average study hours of CFA Level III candidates was 344 hours.
The Level III exam duration is 4 hours and 24 minutes, split into two equal 2 hour and 12 minutes sessions. There is an optional break between the sessions.
The exam contains a number of item sets that consist of vignette style scenarios with multiple-choice and essay response questions.
The topic coverage is randomly placed between either or both sessions.
The exam is conducted in english language only.
The following outlines the registration deadlines for the scheduled upcoming CFA Level III exams:
|Exam Sitting||Registration Deadline||Exam Dates|
|Feb 2023||Nov 8, 2022||Feb 21 - 23, 2023|
|Aug 2023||May 9, 2023||Aug 29 - Sep 5, 2023|