The Indian economy is witnessing a major inflow of foreign capital in Indian startups in the Banking and Finance sector. With the Central Government focusing on improving the banking and finance infrastructure, the sector is poised to grow exponentially in the next few decades. According to a recent report published by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), about 14 lakh people are likely to be employed in the banking industry by 2022. New banks are being planned by the public and the private sector to reach every citizen at the farthest corner of the country with tehnology. Having the right skill set and knowledge to help the industry in this mission without a very high capex is the need of the hour.
The Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd is a 141 year old institution that is Asia’s first stock exchange & the fastest and the largest stock exchange in World. BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) has been a pioneer in promoting a platform for genuine training and education in Financial Markets and BFSI sector. BIL is a 100% subsidiary of BSE Ltd that benefits from the vast experience of BSE. BIL is a leader in providing current and evolving standard operating procedures for business, which has given programs that reflect the realities of the industry. BIL offers multiple courses related to the BFSI industry and the PG in Banking & Finance is one such course that helps students grow in the industry of their choice.
BIL has carefully chosen its faculty to ensure that students get the best possible exposure to the industry. All the professors are subject matter experts who have worked in the industry for decades in the industry and are still placed at senior positions. Students are taught using case studies and simulations that helps them to grasp the intricacies of the industry, the mindset required and the pressure involved. 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.
Students can also take advantage of industry internships, preparatory test series, bankers industry meets, year long training in IT, software, 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.
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 proper career guidance through experienced career counselors.
BIL courses have been recognized by international universities from Germany, Canada, England, Australia and New Zealand, thus giving the courses it offers international recognition and students the opportunity to visit these campuses in student exchange programs. BIL has won multiple awards nationally and globally for providing industry relevant skills to student and executives.
Students completing the course will be placed as Investment Bankers, Investment Analysts, Probationary Officers, Management trainees, Bank Managers, Bank Officers, Research Analysts, 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.