IMF Institute for Capacity Development - Training Programs

Financial Sector Policies

Financial Sector

These courses provide the basic finance to assess benefits and costs of financial instruments, institutions, and markets in a macroeconomic context. The focus is on risks and mitigating policies.

Fiscal Policy

Fiscal Policy

These courses provide a comprehensive analytical framework to understand and assess public finance choices and covers macro-fiscal issues, including revenue and expenditure policies; fiscal frameworks, institutions, and rules; and fiscal sustainability.

General Macroeconomics Analysis

General Macroeconomics

The General Macroeconomic Analysis courses are designed to equip officials with the ability to interpret macroeconomic developments using various techniques and apply analysis to policy formation and forecasting.

Legal Issues

Legal Issues

These courses are presented by IMF’s Legal Department and topics include legal aspects of central banking and financial institutions, fiscal and tax law design, and anti-money laundering.

Macroeconomic Statistics

Macroeconomic Statistics

These courses are presented by IMF’s Statistics Department and topics include macroeconomic statistics covering national accounts, prices, money and financial sector, balance of payments, financial soundness, and government finance.

Monetary and Financial Sector

Monetary and Financial Sector

The topic is presented by the IMF’s Monetary and Capital Markets Department and includes courses on banking supervision, stress testing, financial regulation, and macro-financial risk analysis.

Monetary, Exchange Rate and Capital Account Policies

Exchange Rate

These courses share concepts, tools, models and good practices underlying monetary, exchange rate and capital-account policies to promote macroeconomic and financial stability.

Safeguards Assessments

Safegaurds Assessment

These courses are presented by IMF’s Finance Department and topics include assessment of central bank governance, transparency, and accountability to strengthen the safeguards framework at central banks.

Specialized Fiscal Issues

Specialized Fiscal Issues

These courses are presented by IMF’s Fiscal Affairs Department and topics include tax policy and administration, expenditure policy, public financial management, strengthening fiscal institutions and managing risks, and medium term budgetary framework.

Inclusive Growth and Structural Policies

Special Topics

The other courses cover issues which have recently gained prominence, including energy subsidies, inclusive growth, managing natural resources, regional integration, and vulnerability diagnostics.

Sort by: Date Language Title

199 Matches Found
Page : 9 of 10
  • related image

    Vulnerability Diagnostics (VDS)

    Language: English

    December 8, 2019-December 19, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Officials of all levels in central banks and ministries of finance who monitor and assess country and regional vulnerabilities and risks.

    Apply online by October 25, 2019

  • related image

    Financial Development and Financial Inclusion (FDFI)

    Language: English

    December 3, 2018-December 14, 2018 (2 Weeks)

    Tbilisi, Georgia

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks and government agencies dealing with regulation of the financial sector. Preference is given to applicants working on issues directly related to financial development and inclusion.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

  • related image

    Advanced Course on Monetary and Financial Statistics (MFS-A)

    Language: English (Russian)

    March 18, 2019-March 29, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    Central bank officials responsible for compiling monetary statistics.

    Apply online by January 04, 2019

  • related image

    Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

    Language: English

    March 18, 2019-March 29, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Vienna, Austria

    Junior to mid-level government officials tasked with surveillance of the financial sector, especially staff of the central bank, financial regulators, and other agencies that engage in macroprudential oversight.

    Apply online by December 14, 2018

  • related image

    Financial Development and Financial Inclusion (FDFI)

    Language: English

    April 15, 2019-April 26, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    New Delhi, India

    Mid-level to senior officials from central banks and government agencies dealing with regulation of the financial sector. Preference is given to applicants working on issues directly related to financial development and inclusion.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Fiscal Frameworks (FF)

    Language: English

    March 4, 2019-March 8, 2019 (1 Week)

    Jaipur, India

    Junior to mid-level government officials, such as staff of ministries of economy, planning, and finance, treasuries, central banks, independent fiscal agencies, and other agencies involved in the analysis, design, conduct, and assessment of fiscal policy.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Macroeconomic Diagnostics (MDS)

    Language: English

    July 15, 2019-July 20, 2019 (1 Week)

    St. George, Grenada

    Mid-level to senior officials in central banks and ministries of finance or economy who are directly involved in diagnosing the state of the macroeconomy and making projections.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Financial Markets and Instruments (FMI)

    Language: English

    December 2, 2019-December 6, 2019 (1 Week)

    Mexico City, Mexico

    Mid-level to senior officials in central banks, ministries of finance, and financial regulatory agencies who are interested in more advanced finance topics than those covered in the Financial Markets Analysis course.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Model-Based Monetary Policy Analysis and Forecasting (MPAF)

    Language: English

    April 1, 2019-April 5, 2019 (1 Week)

    Brasilia, Brazil

    Mid-level to senior officials responsible for monetary policy decision making and staff doing macroeconomic analysis and forecasting or operating macroeconomic models.

    Apply online by January 07, 2019

  • related image

    Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

    Language: English

    September 16, 2019-September 20, 2019 (1 Week)

    Brasilia, Brazil

    Junior to mid-level government officials tasked with surveillance of the financial sector, especially staff of the central bank, financial regulators, and other agencies that engage in macroprudential oversight.

    Apply online by June 24, 2019

  • related image

    Managing Capital Flows: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policies (MCF)

    Language: English

    July 8, 2019-July 19, 2019 (2 Weeks)

    Washington, D.C., United States

    Junior to mid-level policy makers in central banks and finance ministries who have policy responsibilities related to capital account management. No prior knowledge of the material is required.

    Apply online by March 01, 2019

  • related image

    Selected Issues in Fiscal Law and Governance (FLG)

    Language: English

    April 22, 2019-April 26, 2019 (1 Week)

    Washington, D.C., United States

    Lawyers from ministries of finance or other government agencies concerned with the legal aspects of fiscal policy making.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Corporate and Household Insolvency (CHI)

    Language: English

    June 18, 2019-June 20, 2019 (0.6 Week)

    Vienna, Austria

    Senior policy makers responsible for the design or implementation of corporate and household insolvency legislation and related issues.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Workshop on Corporate and Household Insolvency (CHI)

    Language: English

    July 30, 2019-August 1, 2019 (0.6 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Senior policy makers responsible for the design or implementation of corporate and household insolvency legislation and related issues.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Fiscal Sustainability (FS)

    Language: English

    October 7, 2019-October 11, 2019 (1 Week)

    bridgetown, Barbados

    Junior to senior officials with some intermediate fiscal background who are interested in understanding and applying fiscal sustainability analysis and how it may relate to the country-specific macrofiscal environment.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Implementing the International AML-CFT Standards (AMLS)

    Language: English (Arabic)

    September 22, 2019-September 26, 2019 (1 Week)

    Kuwait City, Kuwait

    Legal drafters, policy makers, financial sector supervisors, and regulators of designated nonfinancial businesses and professions; financial intelligence unit officials; criminal justice officials; and other officials who must assess national moneylaundering and terrorist financing risks to prepare for their countries' mutual evaluations and application of anti-money laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT) laws.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Macroeconomic Diagnostics (MDSx)

    Language: English (English)

    May 1, 2019-June 12, 2019 (6 Weeks)

    Course Conducted Online, United States

    All government officials are welcome to register. The course is particularly relevant for officials in central banks and ministries of finance or economy who are directly involved in diagnosing the state of the macro-economy and making projections. The course is offered in English.

    Apply online by April 24, 2019

  • related image

    Legal Aspects of International Financial Institutions (LAIF)

    Language: English

    December 3, 2018-December 7, 2018 (1 Week)

    Singapore, Singapore

    Lawyers, senior lawyers, and other professionals from central banks, ministries of finance and of justice, and other agencies in emerging market countries with responsibilities related to legal aspects of relations with international financial institutions.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Macroeconometric Forecasting and Analysis (MFA)

    Language: English

    January 7, 2019-January 11, 2019 (1 Week)

    New Delhi, India

    Government officials involved in developing macroeconometric models and forecasting for the analysis, design, and implementation of macroeconomic policy.

    Deadline for the application has passed.

  • related image

    Quarterly National Accounts (QNA)

    Language: English

    March 11, 2019-March 15, 2019 (1 Week)

    New Delhi, India

    The workshop is intended for government officials who are integrally involved in the compilation of national accounts statistics. Participants should be suppliers of statistics that are used to compile national accounts statistics, national accounts statistics compilers, or users of national accounts statistics for official policy-making purposes.

    Invitation

  • related image

    Audit Techniques (AT)

    Language: English

    December 10, 2018-December 14, 2018 (1 Week)

    New Delhi, India

    Senior and middle management revenue officials of Revenue Agencies in the South Asia Region.

    Invitation

Locations

Apply Now!

Application deadline is approaching for:

Financial Sector Surveillance (FSS)

English

March 18, 2019-March 29, 2019

Vienna, Austria

Macroeconometric Forecasting and Analysis (MFA)

English

April 1, 2019-April 12, 2019

Vienna, Austria

Systemic Macro Financial Risk Analysis (MFRA)

English

April 15, 2019-April 24, 2019

Vienna, Austria

Financial Programming and Policies, Part 1: Macroeconomic Accounts & Analysis (FPP.1x)

French

July 1, 2018-December 31, 2018

Course Conducted Online, United States