Many working professionals face the same million Dollar question! Whether quitting a well paying job to pursue further education and then beginning as an industry fresher will be a good decision? Many people who pursue their Post Graduation in Management or any other field aim to work for a major national/ global bank in order to gain the right skills and knowledge related to the Financial Markets and Global Finance, but end up in the back office. This underscores the importance of learning and completing your education with the right institute.
The Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd is Asia’s first stock exchange with a 141 year history which has today made it the biggest and the fastest stock exchange in the World. The BSE Institute Ltd is a 100% subsidiary of BSE that was founded with the aim of promoting working executives and students in the BFSI industry. BIL aims to assist professionals and entrepreneurs who are committed to growing the industry, their organizations, colleagues, employees and their communities. BIL offers multiple courses for professionals to learn from. With the institute present in BSE, the heart of Mumbai, the financial capital of the country, it gives students a chance to observe the industry and its events from a point that other institutes are unable to offer.
The Post Graduate Program in Banking and Finance is a one year course for fresh Graduates and working professionals that has been developed as a full time program and covers banking in a very extensive and in depth manner. It has been developedby senior bankers and will be delivered by trainers with immense experience in commercial banking. The faculty for the course consists of senior bankers placed at senior positions in the industry.
The curriculum of the course consists of Introduction to Financial Markets, Bank Credit Management, Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Commercial Banking Operations, Investment Banking, Banking IT, Marketing of Financial Products, International Finance, Foreign Exchange Markets, etc.
Apart from the classroom training, students will also get to experience an Industry Internship, International Student Exchange program, get Industry linked certification and industry visits to understand how a bank functions. At the end of the course, students will be able to clear competitive exams like IIBF, NISM and IBPS. Students will be able to meet senior executives in the industry at the Bankers Meet. Students will be given year long training in communication and soft skills. BIL has its own simulation lab that allows participants to conduct mock stock trading at real time prices.
Students will be placed as managerial jobs as Investment Bankers, Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee/ Executive Trainee levels with brokeragefirms, merchant banks,Corporate banks, IT companies,KPOs, Regulatory Bodies and Global Financial Institutions.
Admissions to the 12 month full time course will be done on the basis of a written test and a personal interview. Students must have at least 60% in their graduation to qualify for the written test. The course begins in the month of August.