Financial Management

Course Details

CBS offers a one year, full time Post Graduate Program in Financial Management.

Eligibility

This program is aimed at B.Com or M.Com graduates who are desirous of career opportunities in Finance. Engineers with financial acumen and Executives with non-commerce background with relevant experience in finance/accounts are also eligible to pursue the course.

Curriculum

The PGPM in Financial Management has 1,100 hours of classroom contact and field work hours.  Of this, around 600 hours will be the General Management module which has been described earlier and which is common to all streams of specialization.

The specialization curriculum aims to give a comprehensive understanding of theory and practice in the field of Financial Management.

The following courses are covered in the Program.  Some of them are offered as Elective courses.

Mandatory Courses

  • Corporate Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Project Appraisal and Finance
  • Corporate Banking
  • Corporate Law
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Investment Banking
  • Mergers & Acquisitions and Business Valuations
  • Security Analysis & Portfolio Management
  • Financial Modeling
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Personal Financial Planning and Wealth Management
  • International Finance
  • Corporate Tax
  • Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Financial MIS and Reporting
  • Tally (practical sessions)

 Elective Courses (any two have to be chosen)

  • Behavioural Finance
  • Financial Analytics
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Derivatives and Trading Strategies

Advisory Council

Chairman

Mr N Sathasivam, Director ThinksynQ Consulting

Members

Mr K Krishnan, Director ThinksynQ Consulting
Mr A R Chandrasekhar, Former Executive Director and Company Secretary, Ashok Leyland Ltd.
Mr S V Vijayaraghavan, Former Director Finance, iSoft R&D Pvt. Ltd.
Prof Sridar Natarajan, Dean, Chennai Business School
Prof Venkata Subramanian, HOD – Finance Varsity, Chennai Business School

Placements

The course provides an in-depth and practical knowledge about several facets of financial management. Students completing this course will be well equipped to take up assignments in Corporate Finance, Management Consulting, Equity Research, Corporate Accounts and Relationship Management roles in Banks, Corporates and Information Technology companies.

The companies that have hired students from the Finance Varsity are listed below

  • Argus Cosmetics
  • Axis Bank
  • Bharat Overseas Refineries Limited
  • Bharati Axa Life Insurance
  • BNP Paribas
  • Cognizant Technologies
  • CRISIL
  • Decathlon
  • Deloitte
  • Frost &Sullivan
  • HDFC Credila
  • HTC
  • Mahendra Satyam
  • RR Donnelley
  • Saksoft
  • SAS
  • Servion
  • SPIC
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Thinksynq
  • Inautix
  • IndusInd Bank
  • LifeCell
  • Madura Micro Finance

Faculty

CBS brings a variety of experienced and qualified faculty to teach the specialization courses. The faculty comprises working professionals with proven domain expertise in the subjects.

The list of Faculty members who teach Marketing and Communications courses at CBS are:

Name of Faculty Subjects handled
Mr J N Amrolia, Founder Director and CEO, Chennai Business School Contemporary Topics in HR
Mr. Krishnan, Director -ThinksynQ Consulting and Governing Council Member, Chennai Business School Performance Management
Prof Ujjal Mukherjee, Assistant Professor – HR – Chennai Business School Competency Mapping

Manpower Planning and Recruitment

Prof Anish, Assistant Professor – Chennai Business School Training and Development
Prof. Anuradha Oza, Principal, Innobridge; Principal, Interweave; Founder: MotherNurture Organization Development
Mr.Shantharam, Director – Kelsa Solutions Compensation and Rewards Management
Dr Richa Pande – HR Head & Chief Transformation Officer at RamcoSystems Leadership and Managerial Effectiveness

Strategic Human Resources Management

Mr. Akbar Khan, Former General Manager – HR, Ashok Leyland Ltd. Employee Relations and Engagement

Labour Laws

Mr. Pattabiraman – Former General Manager Exports at Ashok Leyland Ltd. Cross Cultural and Diversity Management
Dr Vidhya Srinivasan, Prof and Head at Post Graduate Dept of MHRM Strategic Human Resources Management
Mr Shekhar Arora, Executive Director – HR at Hinduja Foundries Competency Mapping
Mr Srikant Srinivasan, Head, Human Resources – L&T Contemporary Topics in HR
Prof Aravind Narasipur, Management Consultant and Trainer HR Analytics

Job Oppurtinities

The course provides an in-depth and practical knowledge about several facets of financial management. Students completing this course will be well equipped to take up assignments in Corporate Finance, Management Consulting, Equity Research, Corporate Accounts and Relationship Management roles in Banks, Corporates and Information Technology companies.

Fee Structure

The fee for the Program is Rs 6,00,000 (inclusive of service tax). This includes the cost of reading material.