Enrol in the BFA Program to earn the Banking & Financial Analyst credential in the financial sector.

Banking and Financial Analyst Program Focus: Credit, Investment and Risk Management.

Brickwork Finance Academy

Brickwork Finance Academy is a non-profit organization. Brickwork Finance Academy BFA intends to develop global leaders who appreciate the Art of Finance. The Certificate Course is offered by Brickwork Finance Academy, recognised by SEBI and RBI registered credit rating agency, Brickwork Ratings. The course covers vital areas in Finance namely, Credit Management, Investment Management and Risk Management.

Brickwork believes that Finance is just not a science but also an Art. Every student must study the theory; understand the quantitative methods. Yet, to succeed everyone must appreciate nuances in the Art of Finance. The art can be developed only by observing real world, studying and analysing real world cases both domestically and internationally. BFA mission is to make this happen in a short span of 9 months.


Important Dates

Classes Begin:
15 June 2019
Classes End:
21 March 2020
BFA Level I & II exams:
11 April 2020

Study Options

LIVE Classes at 8 centres

Classes conducted at one of the centres of Brickwork Ratings are relayed LIVE at other locations every Saturday from 9:30am to 5:30pm. The cities where LIVE classes are relayed are in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata & Mumbai.


Internet mode

If you are not able to attend the LIVE classes held at any of Brickwork centres in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata & Mumbai, you can choose Internet Mode.

You can watch the videos in the comfort of your home or office.


Self Study

Candidates are welcome to study on their own and take exams directly. Such candidates will pay only examination fees. They may choose to attend classes at any one of 8 centres of Brickwork or via Internet Mode optionally, on payment of additional fees.


Brickwork Analyst Program

Brickwork Analyst Program is a full time job as 'Rating Analyst' at Brickwork Ratings, a SEBI registered Credit Rating Agency, has also been accredited by RBI and empanelled by NSIC, from Monday to Friday. You can attend LIVE Classes at any one of 8 centres of Brickwork on Saturdays from 9:30am to 5:30pm.


BFA Program in 8 Cities

Opportunities after BFA Program

  • You can be placed as Rating analyst, Financial analyst, Credit analyst, Risk analyst and Fixed Income analyst in both Domestic and International BFSI Sector
  • You can become Business Analyst in BPO / KPO/ IT firms in BFSI sectors
  • Candidates can find opportunities in Commercial Banks, Investment Banks and Mutual Funds, Insurance Companies, Brokerage Firms, Private Equity and more
  • Find jobs in KPO outfits of major International Commercial Banks, Investment Bank and Research Houses

Why Choose BFA Program?

  • To reach higher level of analytical rigor, understanding of equity and fixed income.
  • To obtain knowledge on Indian bank lending and mastery of credit and risk analysis
  • To gain knowledge on both Indian and the US financial markets
  • To interact with Brickwork Ratings analysts
  • To add finance certification on your resume for better placements.

Brickwork Finance Academy

Promoted by the Brickwork Group, Brickwork Finance Academy is a non-profit organisation with a mission to develop global leaders who appreciate the Art of Finance.

The Academy has been successfully conducting BFA Program with a focus on vital areas of finance - Credit Management, Investment Management and Risk Management.


BFA Advantage

  • Guaranteed Jobs
  • Employability in Domestic and International BFSI sector
  • Focus on Credit, Investment and Risk Management
  • Industry Experts, Practitioners and Academicians with specialisation in Finance as faculty Focus on National and Harvard Case Studies


Employment Prospects

  • Commercial Banks
  • Investment Banks
  • Mutual Funds
  • Insurance Companies
  • Pension Funds
  • NBFCs
  • BFSI wings of IT firms
  • KPOs
  • Rating agencies


Know More About BFA

All candidates who pass the BFA exam( Level I and Level II) with DS (Distinguished) grades will be guaranteed employment as “Rating Analysts” with Brickwork Ratings, a SEBI & RBI approved Credit Rating Agency or assured full time employment with Commercial banks, Investment banks, Mutual funds, Insurance, Pension funds and Corporate firms. Reasonable attempts would be made to place candidates in High Pass category.