PGDM in Finance Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Finance)
Globalization, de-regulation, mergers, acquisitions, changes in taxation laws, trends in start-up funding and valuations, competition from e-commerce, rapid technological innovations, rise and fall of regimes, increasing public expectations and improved standards of living are forcing every business, small or big, to rethink its business strategies on a continual basis. In the ever-changing business environment, finance professionals are constantly exploring new strategies to bring greater value to their organizations. Finance executives today have to think much beyond their traditional roles of financial book-keeping, audits and regulatory reporting. Their role has become much more dynamic, challenging, comprehensive, intellectually satisfying and financially rewarding.
PGDM Finance at NDIM is an intensely structured, industry vetted programme where the students have the option to pursue up to 12 contemporary electives and build deep expertise across diverse financial verticals. The Financial sector in India is poised for a high trajectory growth, opening up multiple opportunities in almost every field and NDIM students are comprehensively prepared for managerial and leadership roles in this growing field. The PGDM (Finance) at NDIM is a 2-year, Full Time course that is Approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. The course was also granted MBA equivalence from AICTE in 2008 and Accreditation by ASIC, UK since 2014.
In addition to the PGDM Finance curriculum, due to the highly acclaimed Finance faculty and best academic support, NDIM students are also offered additional joint certification courses from National Stock Exchange, Bombay Stock exchange, ICICI Securities, etc.
Graduating students are the favourite choice of Bankers, Brokerage Firms, KPOs, Financial Planning & Asset Management Companies, Wealth & Investment Advisory Service Providers. Key Recruiters in the Finance sector include HDFC Bank, RBS, Citibank, Axis Bank, ING Vysya, Standard Chartered Bank, Deutsche Bank, Black Rock, South Indian Bank, Yes Bank, ICICI, India Bulls, XL Dynamics, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, PWC, WNS Global, Capital IQ, Evalueserve, Genpact, Grail Research, Moody’s, KPMG, Kotak Life, Bajaj Allianz, Aviva, Max New York and many more.
Experiential learning through Business Simulation Labs provides an additional advantage to NDIM students. This lab gives students the ability to sharpen their trading and analytical skills in a live market situation using the same software and tools that are used at most of the trading floors. The Lab provides hands-on real world training in Financial Securities, Derivatives, Commodities, Foreign Exchange Trading and equips students to compete for the finest jobs and entrepreneurial opportunities globally.
Students also become active members of the Finance Club which connects them to 100’s of industrial establishments. It regularly organizes seminars, workshops and publishes an e-Magazine ‘Fiscal Pages’. Stock trading simulation game show ‘Bulls and Bears’ and several other contests and discussions on emerging issues relating to the world of finance are organized with renowned companies supporting them.
Students are offered Dual Specialization and the contemporary class-room education is supplemented with Live Domestic and International Projects, internships, corporate mentoring, guest lectures, national/ international seminars, workshops and trainings with Senior Finance Professionals, which helps students gain real world skills directly applicable in the Financial industry. The faculty also conducts regular consultancy and research for both the public and the private financial sectors, which keep the teachers in sync with Industry trends and helps them impart industry-relevant financial skills. Recent projects were undertaken with PwC Egypt, National Stock Exchange, ICICI Securities, SEBI, India Infoline, RBI, IRDA and Kotak Mahindra Bank.