The London Institute of Banking and Finance, formerly IFS University College

The London Institute of Banking and FinanceThe London Institute of Banking and Finance, formerly ifs University College is the university college for the financial education.

The leading financial education provider ifs University College changed its name to The London Institute of Banking & Finance in September 2016, coinciding with the start of the academic year.

The London Institute of Banking and Finance, formerly ifs University College is a unique provider of professional and academic education to those aspiring to, or already undertaking, a career within banking and finance. The London Institute of Banking and Finance, formerly ifs University College‘s portfolio stretches from financial capability courses for school children, through undergraduate degrees to recognised industry standard qualifications.

Formerly The Chartered Institute of Bankers, its roots stretch back to 1879 and has been the backbone of providing industry-leading professional education ever since.

The London Institute of Banking and Finance, formerly ifs University College, offers, amongst Professional Qualifications, the Mortgage advice Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice – CeMAP qualifications to enable learners to become fully qualified mortgage advisers.

Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice CeMAP qualifications
We offer two principal mortgage advice qualifications, allowing those who complete them to be fully licenced mortgage advisers. CeMAP® covers all aspects necessary competently to offer mortgage advice, including mortgage laws and regulations.

Diploma in Mortgage Advice and Practice
DipMAP® is a Level 4 qualification for those wishing to gain a greater understanding of the residential lending sector. Holders of this diploma will be able to prove their ability to give highly informed, ethical mortgage advice.

Equity Release
We also offer a certificate for established mortgage advisers – the Certificate in Regulated Equity Release (CeRER®) who wish to expand or refresh their knowledge of equity release products.