The Certificate in Quantitative Finance|
About the Certificate in Quantitative Finance (CQF)
The Certificate in Quantitative Finance is an internationally renowned professional
qualification provided by Fitch Learning, a leading global training company with cutting-edge online learning
portals and centres in London, New York, Singapore and Dubai.
Founded by Dr. Paul Wilmott, this part-time online
program is designed to help professionals advance in derivatives, risk management, model validation,
valuations, quant IT and trading.
Why take the CQF program?
Expert teaching and support
The program is taught by leading practitioners and renowned academics and is unique in its approach to the
field of real-world financial engineering by providing analysis of practical quantitative techniques
in the increasingly sophisticated financial landscape.
Watch sample lectures.
Our comprehensive online learning portal provides 24-hour access to all the lectures and
program materials. In addition, we offer a CQF App which enables delegates to access learning materials on
and Android devices.
Flexible program delivery
The CQF program comprises six modules, which can be completed in six months (Full program) or
two three-month levels (Level I & II).
Level I will provide delegates with an understanding of the industry-essential tools. Upon
completing this level, they will have extensive knowledge of the mathematical tools and concepts used in
quantitative finance. Areas covered include: quantitative asset and risk management, pricing of equities,
commodities and currency derivatives.
Level II will deepen delegates' knowledge and further their practical skills leading to
the completion of the CQF qualification. Areas covered include: fixed income products, interest rate
the latest techniques in credit modeling and advanced research topics being developed in industry and
CQF alumni will get access to our ever-expanding Lifelong learning library to support you throughout your
Our alumni also benefit from a strong business community of more than 2000 quantitative
professionals worldwide. We invest in the future of our alumni network through support of our local societies
and a range of social and educational events.
The CQF regularly holds information sessions throughout the year in selected city central
destinations as well as global online information sessions.
Attend one of these sessions to find out more about how the CQF could take you further in your career.
Find a session and register.
For more information about the program, visit the CQF
website or email the team and one of
our representatives will be in touch.
Next program start: 14 January 2014
The program is offered via flexible online learning, starting twice a year in January and June.
Apply online and the admissions team will get back to you within five working days
indicating whether you
have been granted preliminary acceptance onto the program.