Investment Banks

The IBP Institute partners with investment banks around the globe to help evaluate their talent and make sure they are prepared for the rigors of the job. Click here to learn more about partnering with the IBP Institute.

Academic Partnership

The IBP Institute partners with academic institutions to align their curricula with the IBP Body of Knowledge, and help students gain a competitive advantage as they prepare for careers and internships in investment banking.  Partnership with the IBP Institute ensures that colleges and universities provide both undergraduate and graduate offerings that reflect the investment banking industry’s latest standards of practice, and grants students membership into a community of academic institutions and investment banks committed to advancing the level of professional excellence for the investment banking profession. Questions about academic partnerships? Contact us at or use the form below.

"The IBP levels the playing field for aspiring bankers by providing hiring managers with a highly reliable, widely-accepted standard against which to measure the desirability of new applicants. To this end, the IBP is a massive step forward in the goal of having a true meritocracy in the investment banking hiring process for students around the world."

Dr. Ben Sopranzetti, Professor of Finance at Rutgers Business School

The IBP Institute also works with a variety of organizations serving underrepresented populations in investment banking to provide their members with training and professional opportunities in the investment banking industry.  The IBP Institute offers both merit-based and need-based scholarships for the IBP Program directly through our USO partners. To partner with the IBP Association, contact us at or use the form below.

Training Providers

The IBP Institute provides a list of all approved training providers that contain the study materials required for successful completion of the IBP Program.  Candidates may choose to seek additional study help from third parties. Training providers that register with the IBP Institute may advertise their training offering directly to the IBP Program candidate population. To register as a training provider, contact us at

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