Invitation and Participation Criteria
- The training courses offered at the IMF-Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) are intended for officials from the Arab League member countries.
- A candidate must be an employee of an eligible governmental agency. The CEF cannot consider applications from persons employed in non-governmental agencies such as universities, trade unions, and commercial banks.
- Admission to these courses is by invitation or application.
For courses by invitation:
CEF addresses invitation letters mainly to central banks and ministries of finance, in addition to other relevant government agencies depending on the topic of the course.
Candidates nominated by their respective agencies should follow the nomination procedures outlined in the provided invitation letters.
For courses by application:
Applicants should apply online at the following link:
http://imf.smartcatalogiq.com/current/Catalog/CEF This link contains all courses offered at the CEF by way of the Online Application System (OAS).
Applicants should choose which courses are of interest to them and follow the procedures outlined under the IMF Smart Catalogue to submit their applications through OAS.