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Professional Certification Programmes

Designed in collaboration with academia and practitioners, SMU Academy Financial Services's (SMUA-FS) competency-based training programmes aim to bridge the gap between knowledge and real world applications. We offer stand-alone programmes and full certification courses, tailored for banking and finance professionals who are keen to pursue continuous education. Our broad suite of specialist programmes puts SMUA-FS in a unique position to offer cross-functional programmes. SMUA-FS possesses deep knowledge of the IBF Standards framework and accreditation experience to develop and deliver quality IBF Standards-Accredited Programmes. The IBF Standards are a set of competency standards benchmarked against international standards. These practice-oriented programmes offer a structured learning roadmap for practitioners to attain the necessary competencies and achieve professional certification by the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF).

Specialist Workshops

SMU Academy Financial Services's (SMUA-FS) executive workshops focus on specialist knowledge and deep dive practical applications in specific fields of expertise, such as Structured Trade & Commodity Finance, Private Equity, Treasury, Operational and Energy Price Risk Management. Participants learn through close interactions with industry veterans and senior practitioners to gain valuable insights into real world practices.


Last updated on 21 Apr 2017 .