There are currently no exemptions from the CISI Diploma although there are special arrangements with some of the CISI's Centres of Excellence
where specified qualifications offered by those Universities are recognised as equivalent to the CISI Diploma.
Study Options Training Courses
The CISI accredit a wide range of training providers to deliver formal training for our exams and you can register directly with the provider of your choice.
You can choose the self-study route and use the range of materials available including:
From 1 April 2013, for UK candidates only, when you book for an examination, either individually or through one of our Accredited Training Providers
, you will also receive the most up-to-date CISI workbook for that subject (unless you have already purchased the workbook). We have made this change to ensure that candidates preparing for our exams always have the same definitive study materials for that exam.
Register and Book Register with the CISI
New candidates intending to take CISI qualifications need to first register
with the CISI. Upon registering, you will receive a candidate number, password and access to the CISI's online systems. Book your exams
Candidates can book:
Register for your qualification
Prior to booking your exams you need to register for your qualification
. Please be sure you have read and understood the exam regulations and policies
The latest prices for exams are listed on the online price list
Post Qualification Opportunities Membership
Obtaining the CISI Diploma entitles candidates to join the Institute at MCSI Membership level
. As a Member of the Institute, you will enjoy the recognition of being a professional in a world of increasing competition. The extensive continuing professional development (CPD) opportunities available through the CISI’s suite of membership benefits
ensures financial services practitioners can maintain competence and meet the requirements of firms and the regulator. Higher Level Qualifications
- CISI Masters in Wealth Management
MBA programme - Henley Business School, University of Reading
The Henley Business School at the University of Reading is accepting on to its MBA course candidates who have passed either the CISI level 6 Diploma or level 7 Masters in Wealth Management, provided they have at least three years of management experience.