Registration for the October 26 - November 8, 2020 exam opens May 10th. 

The safety and well-being of our Candidates is paramount to us. We are continually monitoring the dynamics of the COVID-19 situation and are in constant contact with our exam administrator, Prometric. You will be contacted by Prometric and the FDP Institute if your exam is cancelled. For information directly from Prometric, see Your exam will proceed if you do not hear from us. 

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2020 Exam: March 16 — April 4

The university faculty and industry practitioners who created the FDP Charter program bring years of experience in the financial services industry. Consequently, the curriculum is consistent with recent advances in the applications of data science to the financial industry. 

All exam questions directly address the eight curriculum topics. For each topic, the study guide shares in detail which readings, chapters, pages are required.

The Study Guide is organized to facilitate quick learning and easy retention. Each topic is structured around learning objectives that define the content to be tested on the exam. Candidates should be aware that the Study Guide is exam specific, is regularly revised, and pertains only to a particular exam cycle., 

Please note: The Study guide for the October  - November  window will be available May 10th.  

A candidate who is able to meet all learning objectives in the Study Guide should be well prepared for the exam. Candidates should anticipate  approximately 200+ hours of study in preparation for the FDP exam.

  • Each topic has required readings. 
  • Each required reading has keywords & learning objectives

The questions on the exam will pertain to the keywords and learning objectives. 

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