Certificate in Finance Business Analysis (FinBA) Program

Summary information for the full (FinBA) program.


Full (FinBA) Program Summary

Minimum admission criteria: Bachelor’s degree (ideally), knowledge of MS Excel (ability to use formulas, and built-in functions). No finance or programming knowledge is required to join the program.

  1. Training program comprising of 3 taught courses: Market Risk (Finance) course, Python in Finance course, and SQL in Finance courses
  2. Free access to all Expert Speaker Series events
  3. Permanent access to the Market Risk (Finance) course materials
  4. Permanent access to the Python in Finance course materials
  5. Permanent access to the SQL in Finance course materials
  6. Live sessions for Market Risk (Finance) course, Python in Finance course, and SQL in Finance courses
  7. Instructor support during the program
  8. CV/resume tips, interview advice
  9. Common interview questions
  10. Live session with professional recruiters
  11. 1 on 1 CV/resume restructuring service with a professional investment banking recruiter (available only in the full program)
  12. Python project
  13. Opportunity to earn the FinBA qualification (available only in the full program)
  14. Introduction to recruiters for FinBA-eligible candidates only (available only in the full program)

Duration: 8 weeks + an additional 2 weeks for the Python project at the end of the program.

By the end of the full (FinBA) program, you will have the specialised knowledge, skills and experience required to work with traders, risk managers, quants, quant developers, and other professionals in an investment bank.

To enrol in this program, start by clicking the “START LEARNING” button at the top of any page on the website.

The FinBA certificate is issued to qualifying students after successfully completing the program.

The full (FinBA) program is a superset of the Coding (Python, SQL) in Finance Certificate program.

The program is accredited by The CPD Certification Service.

Payment Information


> Early Bird Fee: £1,590 (applies until month end)

> Regular Fee: £1,990 (applies from Dec 01)


Credit card*, debit card*, or PayPal payment:

*You can still pay with a debit or credit card via PayPal using the links below without having a PayPal account. Card payments are processed externally on the PayPal website.:

Full Program – Early Bird Fee: Click here

Full Program – Regular Fee: Click here


Note that:

i) Payment is not processed on this website. PayPal payments are processed by PayPal on the PayPal website.

ii) We do not offer refunds under any circumstances since all students immediately get full access to the complete program materials (videos, slides, Python codes, files etc) once the course starts.

iii) Cleared payment must be received 3 business days before the commencement of your cohort – for bank or wire transfer payments.

Your Global Employment Opportunities

Graduates of our training programs secure employment with some of the most prestigious financial employers in locations across the globe. They occupy roles such as Business Analyst, Risk Analyst, Data Analyst, Analyst, and Consultant in the Front Office (Trading), Middle Office (Risk Management) and related divisions. Our courses will also benefit managers, software developers, and project management professionals. In general, our training programs are for professionals who currently work or aspire to work in/around quantitative areas. Many financial institutions sponsor their employees. More...

All Our Training Programs Include

Gain in-demand, specialised knowledge on financial products and risk analytics on a hands-on course with an opportunity to qualify for GARP/PRMIA/CFA Institute CPD credits.
Learn one of the most popular programming languages in the financial industry - highly sought-after by employers.
Learn one of the most important programming languages in finance - Structured Query Language (SQL) for data storage, analysis and manipulation.
Receive support with CV/resume refining, interview prep, job search strategy, and get expert guidance directly from professional investment banking recruiters.