Important notice concerning testing in areas affected by COVID-19 (coronavirus):

Updated February 27, 2020
In response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and in accordance with local government guidance, Pearson VUE is temporarily closing its mainland China testing centres and suspending exam delivery through our third-party mainland China test centre network.

Chartered Banker Institute Examinations

Chartered Banker Institute Examinations


CBI first registration will open on Jan 29, 2020. Students are unable to register for exams before this date.

Chartered Banker Institute Qualifications are designed to instill the concepts of ethical professionalism and develops core banking skills. For information on individual Qualification requirements, please visit


Exam appointments must be made in advance, subject to availability. The exam/appointment testing time limit noted on Pearson VUE web pages reflects the total appointment time, including exam time and survey.

Chartered Banker Exams and Exam Preparation

Chartered Banker exams are essential components of our suite of qualifications. The exams are computer-based assessments of knowledge, understanding and skills related to the learning outcomes for individual modules and use either a multiple-choice format or extended response format.

Exam Retake Policy

Please contact the Chartered Banker Institute directly for the retake policy relevant to your qualification.

Last updated 2020-01-24