Inspiring futures and developing the next generation of finance professionals

We partner with Schools, Colleges and Universities to offer qualifications and career insight for young people to learn about the financial services sector and gain an understanding of the diverse job roles and employment opportunities available.

Recognition      Employability      Connections      Opportunities

Supported by our 52,000 members globally and our Corporate Supporter banks and financial services organisations, our programmes promote classroom learning alongside careers insight, to enable young people to determine the most suitable path to take to get into finance.

Schools & Colleges

We can help you integrate our professionally recognised financial services qualification into your curriculum and provide support for both teachers and students

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Many universities are accredited to offer CISI qualifications via their undergraduate and post-graduate courses. Consider choosing a university which has a CISI programme in place.

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Insight Events

We connect financial services organisations with schools and colleges whose students are studying our qualifications to support students’ learning through insight events.

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Apprenticeship opportunities for school leavers are becoming more widely available within financial services and our qualifications can be incorporated as part of an apprenticeship programme.

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Educational Trust

Our education charity promotes and supports initiatives in the public interest to make financial services education accessible to all.

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Looking to support a local career fair or talk at a school or college about a career in finance?

Looking to support a local career fair or talk at a school or college about a career in finance?

The CISI Education team is happy to support volunteers who are engaging with students. We can provide you with business cards that contain a QR code linked to our Careers in Finance page containing handy hints and tips for anyone considering a career in finance.

As we work towards sustainability, we no longer send leaflets, fliers, or merchandise but merchandise may be available on request. We also have financial literacy slides, should you be doing a larger presentation.

If you would like to request any materials, please contact and allow 2-4 weeks for postage.

Get in touch

Any questions about booking an exam, pricing, or anything else?

Contact our Customer Support team on:

+44 20 7645 0777

Any questions about the work we do with schools, colleges, universities, or our Educational Trust?

Contact our Education Development team on:

+44 20 7645 0714