Gafa Classroom - GAFA

Program Details




Indian Regulatory Certificates




Global Program

Global Applied Financial Analyst or GAFA is a self-paced study module which gives undergraduate students a chance to achieve their dream of making a career in finance possible. GAFA Classroom is an interactive and experiential mode of learning from expert faculty in regular batches currently available only in Kolkata. GAFA Classroom is designed to give the students a holistic learning experience and provides career options after 12th. The students will have regular classroom sessions with the NSE Academy and EIDOS faculty. GAFA is also available to students who want to opt for an "online" mode of study and students who are looking for career options after 12th


  • 6 Industry Regulatory Certifications provide proof of knowledge and expertise in operating in Financial markets from the Market Regulators.

  • Faculty and Experts from NSE Academy and Eidos, provide core industry and career based knowledge that helps develop a specialty in Finance. Mentors who are acclaimed Market Experts as well as corporate finance leaders mentor students to provide real time industry requirements.

  • Students can complete the course alongside their graduation using their time effectively. Also an excellent course for students who wish to pursue higher education.

  • Being Self - paced, the program can be easily pursued by working professionals in both classroom and online modes.

  • With more than 150 test centers across India, NSE Academy empowers students and professionals across India to learn and make a career in Financial Markets.

  • GAFA provides placement assistance in the best companies in India. A 2-tier placement team works untiringly to bring the best jobs for GAFA Students. Top companies have already confirmed recruitments for the program.


The Global Applied Financial Analyst or GAFA is a program which has a self-paced study module. The program is designed across three levels, namely, Associate GAFA, Professional GAFA and Expert GAFA that have to be taken sequentially. Each certification can be completed in 11 months.

Internship and Dissertation

An integral part of the GAFA expert program is the submission of Dissertation, which when completed entitles you to the Final GAFA Certification. Dissertation: Student will need to submit a theory paper to advance their course after Expert GAFA Level to finish the program.

  • The student joins a reputed company for a 3 month live project to work and learn live on a particular area of interest of the student.

  • A practical application of the knowledge gained will jumpstart a students career and help him get placement

  • The student has to submit a detailed report on the assignment undertaken after completion of the internship.

  • After successful completion of the internship and submission of the internship report, the student will receive their GAFA certificate.

  • The topic has to be finalized by the student with an approval by the professor before he sits for the Expert GAFA Exams.

  • Students will research on the decided topic and then analyze and comment on the information and topic at hand.

  • The dissertation will check the critical thinking ability, relevance of the topic chosen, and knowledge of the student.

  • After successful submission of the Dissertation and its evaluation, the student will receive their GAFA certificate

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