The FMI Background

Learn about the Financial Modeling Institute and the different FMI Certifications.

Certification Benefits

Learn how getting certified can help your career and your organisation.

Start with Level 1

See what's involved in earning your Level 1: AFM Certification.

Join the Financial Modeling Certification Program in 2018

Certification Levels
Study Hours Per Level
Hours Per Exam

Next Exam Sitting: Saturday 20 October 2018

The FMI has candidates from:


  • From investment banking, equity research, private equity, M&A and finance leadership, our world-class financial modeling Certifications help improve the quality of corporate decision making and reduce risk.

    Ian Schnoor, CFA
    Principal & Founder of The Marquee Group
  • The FMI has created a global Financial Modeling certification that is meaningful, challenging, rewarding, accessible and impactful to the lives of Financial and Business Professionals across the world.

    John R Persico
    CEO & Founder, Financial Modeling World Championships

Read the June FMI Press Release

Learn Real-World Financial Modeling & Financial Analytics

Corporate Finance

  • Investment Banking
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Debt Capital Markets
  • Business Valuations
  • Project Finance
  • CFO & Strategy

Enterprise & Industry

  • Financial Controller
  • Financial Analysts
  • Corporate Development
  • Business Analysts
  • Financial Planning & Budgeting
  • Accounting & Treasury

Investment & Assets

  • Investment Management​
  • Equity Research
  • Private Equity
  • Venture Capital
  • Asset Management
  • Investor Relations

Three Certifications