CFA 2023: Level-1 Exam Dates (out), Application Fees, Admit Card.
Updated On - February 15 2023 by Akriti Maurya
The Level 1 CFA exam for the Feb session will be conducted from14–20 February 2023. The level-1 exam will be conducted from 14–20 February 2023. From the year 2023 CFA will be held in online mode.The Chartered Financial Analyst Programme entrance exam for the CFA program is conducted twice a year at the universal level. The CFA program is a self-study program divided into three levels (Level I, II, and III). On qualifying, this exam candidate will step toward becoming a CFA charter holder. CFA exam 2020 will be conducted in the English language only. The candidates can go through the full article below to know more about the CFA Exam 2023 Details like Date, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, etc.
CFA 2023 Exam Status
Candidates can check the essential details of CFA 2023 which is mentioned below:
What are the changes to the format and frequency of the CFA 2023?
Along with Level I, the Level II and Level III CFA exams will shift from paper-based to computer-based.
The Level I computer-based exam will be offered four times per year. The Level II and Level III computer-based exam will be offered two times per year.
What are my options if I was postponed from CFA June 2020 exam?
All candidates who have registered for what is now the final paper-based exam in December 2020 may stay with this option or switch to any of the available 2023 administrations by level.
Candidates who have registered for the June 2023 paper-based exam may revert to the December 2020 paper-based exam or select any of the available 2023 computer-based options.
If the dates were postponed from June 2020 and the exam the candidate subsequently registered for is postponed as well, then they will have the option to defer again or to request a refund for the registration fee paid for the June 2020 exam.
CFA 2023 Application Form
The CFA 2023 application form details can be checked on the official website of the conducting body. The candidates can also check the details about CFA registration below:
For February 2023 (level I)
The last to submit the form & application fee (without a late fee) is December 2023.
The steps to be followed to fill the form:
The applicants will have to register themselves on the official website "login.cfainstitute.org".
To register the candidates will have to give the details like name, email id, password, etc.
A link will be sent to the mailbox. Click on the link & verify the details.
After verification, log in with the registration details. The application form will be displayed.
Fill the form with the details required like personal details, academic details, etc.
Upload the scanned images of photographs, signature & mandatory documents.
The applicants will have to select the preferred city for the exam.
Submit the fee by using the Credit Card/Debit Card.
The applicants are advised to take the printouts of the filled form for future use.
CFA 2023 Application Fee
The CFA 2023 registration fee can be paid in the following ways on the official website.
Online mode: The aspirants can check the details below for the online fee payment.
By Credit/Debit card: American Express, Diner’s Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, UnionPay, or Visa
Offline mode: -Below mentioned details are for offline payment.
By Wire transfer, ACH (Automated Clearing Houscheck), money order, or postal order.
A one-time program enrollment fee is required when a candidate will register for the first Level I CFA Program exam. CFA 2023 enrollment fee is USD 700.
For June 2023 (Levels I, II & III)
The application fee details for CFA June 2020 for all the levels are given in the table.
CFA Registration Fee (Levels I, II & III)
Type of Application fee
Early registration fee
Standard registration fee
Late registration fee
Note- The registration deadline ends at 11:59 pm ET.
The Level I & Level II exam results will be available within 60 days from the date of the exam.
The Level III exam result will be declared within 90 days from the exam date.
Applying candidates for the CFA Program exam will be provided with a "pass" or "did not pass" exam result & detailed information on their performance.
If an applicant is not satisfied with the result, they may request for rechecking.
There is a minimum passing score for each level set by the CFA Institute Board of Governors.
Note- Exam results are available online for approximately one year after the exam date. After this date, candidates may request an official letter confirming their "pass" or "did not pass" exam result, but their topic area performance summary will no longer be available.
Candidates are required to select CFA exam centres location while registering for the exam. Candidates can also request a change in CFA exam centre after completion of the registration process. The exam centres are allotted to candidates as per their preferences and availability of seats. The details of the exam centre are mentioned on the CFA admit card.
CFA Exam Centres
Chartered Financial Analyst Exam will held at following exam centre which varies according to the session of the exam:
For February Session
For May Session
CFA 2023 Highlights
The highlights for CFA 2023 Entrance Exam are as follows:
Two levels- June (Levels I, II&III) & December (level I)
About CFA Institute Board of Governors
The CFA Institute was formed in the year 1947 by four financial analyst societies Boston, Chicago, New York, and Philadelphia for the purpose of promoting the exchange of ideas and supporting the welfare of their profession. CFA Institute is a global association of investment professionals. In 2004 its name changed to CFA Institute since then almost 2,00,000 CFA Charters have been awarded. CFA Institute has more than 164,000 members in 164 markets and 156 local member societies.