The London Institute of Banking & Finance

LIBF's mission is to empower people around the globe with the most personalised education.

LIBF's vision is for everyone to access education to grow.

Founded in the City of London in 1879, The London Institute of Banking & Finance remains the only banking and finance professional body with degree awarding powers.

The Abu Dhabi office provides an array of solutions that cater to the education and training needs of the banking and finance sector in the Gulf Council Countries, and the Middle East and North Africa region.

Knowledge fields


Trade finance

Digital transformation

Sustainable finance

Higher education



Risk and governance

Working in partnership

We have partnered with Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) Academy to develop and deliver a series of bespoke learning programmes. The ADGM Academy was established in 2018 with a government mandate to be a leading provider of world class financial research, training and literacy in the MENA Region.

LIBF MENA alumni network
Shaping the future of finance, one connection at a time

Networking opportunities

Build relationships with likeminded finance professionals from across the sector

Exclusive events

Hear from subject matter experts and leaders on trending topics

Professional development

Keep up with the latest changes, trends, and technologies to help your career progress

Access world-class resources

Explore our online library and quarterly magazine for updates and research you won't find anywhere else

Exclusive discounts

Benefit from exclusive discounts on our award-winning qualifications, courses and conferences

Global connection

Be part of and collaborate with LIBF's wider global alumni across 120 countries

Find out more

Abu Dhabi office

7th Floor, Al Maqam Tower,
Abu Dhabi Global Market Square
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

00971 2 333 8593

The London Institute of Banking & Finance (MENA) Ltd is an incorporated company in Abu Dhabi Global Market registered number 000001628.