Student Code of Conduct
The Student Code of Conduct establishes the standards of conduct expected of students while they are enrolled in an IFSE Institute course or program. Students must always act in a courteous, respectful, and ethical manner that adheres to the principles of the Institute.
Students shall be honest and truthful in all their interactions with IFSE staff, fellow students, regulators, and employers.
Students shall hold themselves accountable to the highest standards of ethical behaviour while studying with IFSE Institute and as they pursue a career as a financial professional.
Students must never engage in any activities or actions that may disparage the reputation of IFSE Institute, their fellow students, or the financial services industry.
“Relativity applies to physics, not ethics”
Students are expected to behave honourably and professionally and are prohibited from committing acts of academic dishonesty. Examples of misconduct include but are not limited to:
Students engaging in prohibited behaviour or misconduct may be subject to disciplinary action. The penalties vary depending on the severity of the misconduct. They may include but are not limited to any or all of the following:
The process for investigating an incident of misconduct is as follows: