The CFA exam date for Feb 2024 level 1 candidates is between 19 and 25 February* – that's the exam window. The Feb 2024 CFA exam registration starts on 16 May 2023. Learn about all CFA exam dates, from registration to results, before your Feb 2024 CFA exam.
- Feb 2024 Level 1 Exam Date
- Feb 2024 Exam Dates: Registration to Results
- Dates & Fees Explained
- After You Pass Your Feb Exam
YOUR FEB 2024 LEVEL 1 CFA EXAM DATE
There is no fixed Feb 2024 level 1 exam date. You can choose to take your CFA exam on one of the days from 19 to 25 Feb. To take your exam on your chosen date, you need to self-schedule your exam.
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* Importantly, the 19-25 Feb exam window may vary depending on your test center or geographic area. What it means is that for your chosen test center, there may be fewer exam dates available, i.e. the exam window may be shorter. That is why it is significant that you check the test center info when registering for and scheduling your level 1 exam.
Below, you can find all Feb 2024 level 1 CFA exam dates related to registration and scheduling.
FEB 2024 LEVEL 1 CFA EXAM DATES
REGISTRATION TO RESULTS
CFA EXAM WINDOW: 19 - 25 Feb 2024
days when you can take your exam
START: 16 May 2023
registration & scheduling window for the FEB 2024 exam opens
EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 13 July 2023
early bird fee is USD 940, standard fee is USD 1250
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 8 Nov 2023
registration closes but you can still schedule your exam
SCHEDULING DEADLINE: 21 Nov 2023
scheduling shuts but the rescheduling option is still available
RESCHEDULING DEADLINE: 20 Jan 2024
there's a rescheduling fee of USD 250 for each re-appointment
RESULTS: early April 2024
FEB 2024 CFA exam results should be released ca. 5-7 weeks post-exam
NOTE: All the deadlines end at 11:59 p.m.
CFA EXAM DATES EXPLAINED
- FEB 2024 LEVEL 1 CFA EXAM WINDOW is from 19 to 25 Feb 2024.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM REGISTRATION STARTS on 16 May 2023.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE is on 13 July 2023.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE is on 8 Nov 2023.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM SCHEDULING DEADLINE is on 21 Nov 2023.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM RESCHEDULING DEADLINE is on 20 Jan 2024.
- FEB 2024 CFA EXAM RESULTS DATE is most likely 2 Apr 2024.
The days when you can take your level 1 FEB 2024 CFA exam span from 19 to 25 Feb.
However, mind that the exact length of the Feb window depends on the test center you choose and the geographic region you live in. Actually, it may be shorter than 19 - 25 Feb, so read your test center info carefully when registering for and scheduling your CFA exam.
The registration window for the Feb 2024 level 1 exam opens on 16 May 2023. First, you need to register for your Feb exam, which means you need to pay the due fees.
Feb 2024 CFA exam registration fees go up. The early-bird registration fee is USD 940 (up from USD 900) and the standard registration fee is USD 1250 (up from USD 1200).
2024 CFA EXAM REGISTRATION FEES
The Feb 2024 CFA exam fees paid at registration are
USD 940 or USD 1250, depending on when you register.
If you're a newcomer to CFA Program, you'll also need to pay a one-time enrollment fee of USD 350.
After you register, you're bound to self-schedule your exam within the exam window available in your area. The scheduling deadline is not until 21 November.
There's a special registration fee for early birds and it's $940 (it increases for 2024 CFA exams!). It applies from 16 May to 13 July 2023.
Please note the special Pay-by-Invoice deadline that falls on 29 Sept for the Feb exam. It was set up for computer-based CFA exams and is now longer than the early registration fee deadline.
The standard registration fee for 2024 CFA exams is $1250 (which is higher than in 2023!). It applies from 14 July to 8 Nov 2023.
Remember that it is not enough just to register for your CBT CFA exam. Registration comes hand in hand with scheduling.
After you register, you're bound to self-schedule your exam within the exam window available for the Feb exam in your area. To this end, you'll need to use the so-called ProScheduler via a dedicated platform.
Importantly, scheduling is free of charge and the scheduling period is longer than the registration period. For the Feb exam, it ends on 21 Nov. If you fail to schedule your exam appointment, you won’t be able to take your CFA exam and you'll forfeit your registration fees.
The rescheduling deadline for the Feb 2024 level 1 CFA exam has been moved by CFA Institute from 18 Jan to 20 Jan 2024.
A rescheduling fee is a new CFA exam fee that was introduced for computer-based exams back in 2021. CFA exam rescheduling means that you can still change your CFA exam date and/or test center after you register for and schedule your Feb exam. You may change the date and/or test center as many times as you want but every change is going to cost you money.
2024 CFA EXAM RESCHEDULING FEE
For the 2024 CFA exams, the optional CFA exam rescheduling fee is USD 250 per each re-appointment.
How does CFA exam rescheduling work?
It may happen that the optimal-for-you exam date and/or test center is already taken at the time when you schedule your exam. But you will judge it reasonable to schedule your exam anyway. After that, you can go back and check your preferred test center for seating availability at your optimal exam date. As soon as it's available to you, you'll be able to make amendments upon paying your rescheduling fee.
CFA Institute intends to release level 1 CFA exam results in 5-7 weeks after the close of the exam window. So, the most probable CFA exam results date for the Feb 2024 level 1 candidates is 2 Apr 2024. As always, the Minimum Passing Score (MPS) will be established after the exam by the Board of Governors.
AFTER YOU PASS YOUR FEB EXAM
There's a rule of 6-months-between-exams. That is why:
- if you pass your Feb 2024 exam the soonest you can take your level 2 exam is in Aug 2024, and
- if you fail your Feb 2024 exam the soonest you can retake your level 1 exam is in Aug 2024 and then – if you pass – you can take your level 2 exam in May 2025.
- (read more about the 2024 CFA exams)
To pass your level 1 exam, there are some things you need to know. For starters, the exam will be divided into 2 sessions, 135 minutes each, with an optional break meanwhile. You can expect 90 multiple-choice questions in each session.
The topics you'll be tested on will be divided into 4 groups: (i) Ethics, (ii) Investment Tools, (iii) Portfolio Management & Analysis, and (iv) Investment Assets. You'll find groups (i) and (ii) during SESSION 1 and groups (iii) and (iv) during SESSION 2. Questions may be shuffled within a group. Once you finish the first session you won’t be able to go back. But you can go back and forth within one session. Read more about the CBT level 1 CFA exam format.
Here's what you may expect in February question-wise:
TOPIC WEIGHTS vs NO. OF QUESTIONS IN 2024
Level 1 CFA exam topic weights have changed for the 2024 exams. The new 2024 level 1 topic weights to apply in your CFA exam are as shown in the table:
|CFA Exam Topics||Level 1 Weights||No. of Questions
|Financial Statement Analysis||11-14%||25|
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