Certified R Programmer for Finance Professional (CRPFP)

The Certified R Programmer for Finance Professional (CRPFP) program provides professionals with the necessary skills to work with R programming language in finance. This program covers the fundamental concepts of data computation and manipulation, programming and debugging, plotting and visualization, and statistics and inference. Through this program, individuals can gain the expertise required to build powerful and efficient R programs to solve complex problems in finance. The CRPFP program is designed to equip professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to work effectively in the finance industry.

Certification Program Objectives:

  • To teach the fundamental concepts of data computation and manipulation in R
  • To develop skills in programming and debugging R codes
  • To provide expertise in creating advanced visualizations and plots
  • To equip professionals with the necessary statistical and inferential skills to analyze financial data.

Certifying Examination:

  • To be certified as CRPFP, student should take up a 1.5 hours exam at the designated examination centers.
  • The qualifying exam would consist of 50 multiple choice questions, testing core certification modules.
  • Professionals with relevant experience and other qualifying criteria may be exempted from the examination.


  1. Data Computation and Manipulation
  2. Programming and Debugging
  3. Plotting and Visualization
  4. Statistics and Inference