The Certified Investor Relations Officer (CIRO) programme, delivered by the Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) in partnership with the UK IR Society, is an internationally recognised qualification in Investor Relations.
The Certificate in Investor Relations is regarded as a valuable benchmark for those already in the profession and an essential prerequisite for those seeking to work in the Investor Relations (IR) sector. With over 1,700 successful candidates from more than 25 countries, the Certificate in IR is firmly established as a leading IR qualification worldwide.
The CIRO Programme consists of a self-study guide followed by 1-hour paper based exam. Once you pass the exam, you will receive a certificate issued by MEIRA and the UK IR Society and recognised by Tadawul, The Financial Academy and the Saudi Capital Market Authority.
A revision course is also available to address any CIRO contents that present candidates with difficulties.
An international certification that recognises you as a qualified IR practitioner
A better understanding of the fundamental principles and best practice of investor relations
The tools and techniques to perform and develop your role within the IR environment
You can also book an optional revision course to prepare yourself for the exam. Contact us for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Exam takes 1 hour and consists of 60 multiple-choice questions. A passing score corresponds to a minimal acceptable level of 65%.
With your registration fee, you are entitled to 1 exam sitting and you should contact The Financial Academy in order to book your exam.
You will receive an email with your score within 1 week from the date you took it.