The banking sector is India is said to be witnessing an exponential growth. With the Central Government’s focus on providing banking to the unbanked villages in India banks are bound to reap dividends with more branches, more employees and more technological advancements. Banks are in severe shortage of talented staff who can handle normal banking operations and technology at the same time.
BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) is a 100% subsidiary of the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd (BSE). BSE is Asia’s first stock exchange and is now the World’s largest and the fastest stock exchange. BSE Institute inherits from BSE the knowledge and insights into the capital markets industry, garnered over the past 140 years. BSE is based in Mumbai, the financial capital of India. This gives it a major advantage of being able to get insights about the various events and functions of the Financial World.
BIL offers multiple courses for students, professionals, entrepreneurs to excel in the fields of Financial Markets, Global Finance and BFSI. The Post Graduate Program in Banking and Finance is a 12 month course that offers graduates a chance to learn relevant industry skills with simulation exercises, industry internships, global student exchange programs, industry visits, banker summits, etc.
The BIL faculty consists of working professionals who are subject matter experts and are placed at the higher echleons of the industry. All BIL faculties have a few decades of work experience in their respective fields. The curriculum is taught with a focus on teaching with simulations and case studies that put students in the shoes of an actual industry professional. This develops the ability of the student to think like a working professional. At the end of the course students will be able to clear competitive exams like IIBF, NISM and IBPS and work in any department of a global or a national bank.
The course is built around subjects like Bank Credit Management, Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Commercial Banking Operations, Investment Banking, Banking IT, Marketing of Financial Products, International Finance, Foreign Exchange Markets, etc. Students will be given year long training in communication and soft skills. BIL also has its own simulation lab that allows participants to learn stock trading by participating in mock stock trading sessions which happen at real time prices.
BIL has tied up with international universities from Germany, Canada, England, Australia and New Zealand, thus giving the courses it offers international recognition. BIL has won multiple awards globally for being at the forefront of providing industry relevant skills to student and working executives.
Students completing the course will be placed as Equity Analysts, Probationary Officers, Bank Officers, Research Analysts, Investment Bankers, Portfolio Managers, etc. at leading financial institutions and global banks. 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.