Chartered Institute of Finance and Control of Nigeria (CIFCON) is registered under the companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA) 1990, as a professional institute, after securing the approvals of the Federal Ministries of Education and Justice. The Institute is dedicated principally to promoting efficient financial management and control, due process, accountability and transparency, through capacity building with a view to overcoming poor financial management and control in both the private and public sector of the Nigerian economy.

It is the mandate of the Institute to build and develop the skills and capacity of its members and other finance professionals who will have attitudinal change towards finance management by evolving sound Financial Control Systems. It will also regulate its members' activities, set ethical standards, promote professional transparency, accountability and intergrity.

CIFCON Special Features

Mission Statement

"To develop relevant training programmes that will enhance manpower capacity building in finance and control for optimum results and productivity in all sectors of the economy".

Our Vision

"To be one of the foremost institutes that finance professionals can identify with for capacity building in finance and control which will translate to achieving their enterprise objectives in a more effective and efficient manner".

Our Core Value

"... building a generation of Excellent Finance Professionals"

Our Objectives

  • -To provide a platform which finance professionals can identify and relate with.
  • -To train and retrain members to acquire professional skills that will enable them be financial control analysts and practise as same.
  • -To build and instill into the consciousness of finance professionals, control system as a veritable tool for achieving enterprise goals and objectives.
  • -To redefine finance and financial control with a new philosophy that will optimize the functions of Finance managers.
  • -To develop the art and science of financial control and make it relevant in both private and public sectors.
  • -To assist in the establishment of standards in the practice of finance and financial control.
  • -To instill high-level professional discipline amongst members in the discharge of their responsibilities to their organizations.
  • -To provide a unique platform for members to cross-pollinate ideas in finance and control.
  • -To promote ethical standards, professional transparency and integrity in the discharge of financial functions by members.
  • -To organize on regular basis, seminars, workshops, conferences and symposia to build capacity and develop skills of members for effective and efficient performance in their work place.
  • Chartered Institute of Finance and Control of Nigeria.