CFP Examination

Notice of CFP Certification 2018 June Examination in Malaysia

1. The dates of the examination for CFP Certification program Module 1 to 4 are as follows:

DateTime ModuleFormat
March 31, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 1 Multiple Choice questions
June 30, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 1Multiple Choice questions
June 30, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 2Multiple Choice questions
June 30, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 4Paper 1 Multiple Choice questions
July 1, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 4Paper 2: Prepare a Financial Plan based on case study
July 1, 20189:00 am - 12:00pmCFP Module 3Multiple Choice questions

2. Candidates sitting for the CFP examination must complete and submit the Examination Registration Form (‘Form’)issued by FPAM. The Form can be obtained from KMDC or FPAM.
Closing date for applications for modular exemption or challenge status is on April 27, 2018.

3. Examination Forms submitted to FPAM through KMDC must reach KMDC on or before June 14, 2018.

4. Forms submitted directly to FPAM must reach FPAM on or before June 22, 2018. FPAM will not accept any late registrations for examinations.

5. Candidates sitting for Module 1 must be registered with FPAM as Trade Members and those sitting for Module 2 to 4 must be Associate Members. Please ensure that your membership is valid at time of registration and upgrade your membership if necessary.

6. Candidates intending to register for Module 4 must have passed Module 1 to 3 or have been approved as “Challenge Status” students. They must also be enrolled in a CFP Certification program with the approved Education Providers.

7. Candidates will be notified by post and e-mail (where applicable) of the examination venue within 10 days from the date of the examinations. Candidates may also check with their Education Providers (EPs) on the examination venue as the latter will be provided with a master list. Candidates who do not receive confirmation of examination registration within 10 days prior to the date of examination are advised to check with their EP’s or FPAM. It is the responsibility of the candidates to ensure that they are duly registered for the examinations.

8. The Malaysia’s CFP examination venues are at Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Sabah (June/July session only), Sarawak (December Exam Session only) and Johor. FPAM has the sole discretion to switch the candidates to another examination venue if there are insufficient candidates registering at the preferred examination venue.

9. Candidates who are employees or agents of a charter member or corporate member enjoy a discount on examination fees.

The examination fees payable are as follows:
a) For employees / agents of charter member* RM 212.00
b) For employees / agents of corporate member RM 265.00
c) Members of the public RM 318.00

* Not applicable to Charter Member’s subsidiary companies.

Candidates under categories a) and b) must obtain the relevant organization’s verification with regards to their employment with the organization by completing the last Section in the Examination Registration Form.

10. The cheque for the examination fees should be made payable to “Financial Planning Association of Malaysia”.

11. Once a candidate has submitted his Examination Registration Form to FPAM, FPAM will not entertain any request for cancellation or postponement of examination sitting by the candidate. No refund of the examination fees will be made under any circumstances.

Please take note:

  • Candidates are advised to arrive 30 minutes earlier before the start of the examination.
  • Candidates are required to bring along sufficient 2B pencils, soft eraser, calculator (Programmable calculator is not allowed), Identity Card and Examination Docket.
  • Candidates will not be allowed to sit for the examination if they arrive 30 minutes after examinations have started.

Download CFP Examination Handbook HERE

KMDC CFP Examination Results 2003 – 2017, Click HERE

Malaysia’s Examination Centres for the CFP Certification Examination

Kuala Lumpur

Universiti Malaya
Bangunan Peperiksaan,
Jalan Lembah Pantai,
50603 Kuala Lumpur (UM Map Click HERE)

Kota Kinabalu

Universiti Malaysia Sabah
School of Business And Economics
Jalan Teluk Tikus,
Kota Kinabalu,
88300 Sabah


Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Jalan Datuk Mohd Musa,
94300 Kota Samarahan,

Skudai, Johor Baru

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Dewan Peperiksaan P16
Fakulti Kejuruteraan Elektrik,
81310 Skudai,

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