Membership of the Association

members of cifian

Membership Categories

1 Students member N50,000
2.Graduate member N140, 000
3. Associate member N265,000

1 Student Membership
Admission/Induction Requirements:

BSc. or HND in the following fields:
Accounting, Forensic Accounting, Economics, Taxation, Law, Criminology, Psychology, Sociology, Banking & Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology, Cyber Forensics, amongst others.
>Application Form= N15,000
>Two Days Orientation Training=N50,000 which gives you Student Membership Certificate as a proof of your admission to study and be inducted as Associate Member.

>Duration of Study : 9 Months (3 Diets and Examination). Note: School fees and Exam fees apply after admission in the 3 stages and before induction.
>Lectures will hold on Saturdays only by 9am

Successful candidates will be invited for induction as Associate Member of the Institute.

2. Graduate Membership:

Admission/Induction Requirements:

BSc. or HND in the following fields:
Accounting, Forensic Accounting, Economics, Taxation, Law, Criminology, Psychology, Sociology, Banking & Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology, Cyber Forensics, amongst others.

Application and Induction Fee: N140,000

 

3. Associate Membership Induction Criteria:
BSc. or HND in the following fields:
Accounting, Forensic Accounting, Economics, Taxation, Law, Criminology, Psychology, Sociology, Banking & Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology, Cyber Forensics, etc.

*Must also be a member of any of the following professional bodies: ACCA, ANAN,CFE, CPA, CIBN, CIFCN, CITN, CIPFM, CISA, CIMA, ICAN, ICEN, NBA, NIM, etc.
* Attend Mandatory Training and get inducted

Fee:
Application form N15,000
Training N85,000
Induction N185,000
Total N265,000

Associate members require 5 years of active membership before upgrading to Chartered Membership status.

 

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Requirements for Membership

No individual shall be eligible for membership of CIFIAN at any grade of membership unless they have;

  1. Passed the examination or examinations applicable for the grade.
  2. Undertaking the period and type of types of forensic audit/Accounting experience required for that grade;
  3. Satisfied the CIFIAN that they are a fit and proper person
  4. Paid all the appropriate fees prescribed, and
  5. Satisfied such other requirements as may from time to time be prescribed by CIFIAN provided that where an individual has passed examination or examinations or submitted other certified evidence or prior learning competencies which in the opinion of the CIFIAN is equivalent to the examination or examinations prescribed, the CIFIAN may treat them as having such examination or examinations.

STUDENT

  1. Only person who are students of CIFIAN shall be permitted to be entered for the examinations of the CIFIAN.
  2. An applicant must apply in writing in such form which may include electronically, giving such undertakings and accompanied by such fees, as may be prescribed form time to time.
  3. It shall be for an applicant to satisfy the CIFIAN that they are eligible to become a student.
  4. The Executive Committee shall from time to time make regulations for students relating to any matter which it deems appropriate.
  5. Upon and following admission as a student, the articles, the constitution and the regulation policies and procedures for the time being in force shall apply to and bind every person so admitted for so long as they are students, and, in so far as those documents provide, thereafter.

NOTE: we offer direct membership to members of ICAN, ANAN, CPA, CFE, ACMA, NBA, CFA etc, but such members must undergo our intensive training from module one to seven before we can issue them certificate of membership. Besides, we also offer corporate membership to organization that is pursuing similar objective with AFIAN.

FORENSIC AUDIT AND INVESTIGATION TRAINING:

We provide forensic and investigative training in various private and public organizations to equip them with forensic and investigative skills in order to restore sanity to our system.