With a history of over 141 years, the Bombay Stock Exchange is the oldest stock exchange in Asia and is today the fastest and the largest in the World. With an eye on training working professionals and students in the Banking, Financial Services, Insurance and Global Financial Markets, BSE Ltd founded BSE Institute Ltd (BIL). The Institute has been at the forefront of providing industry relevant skills and knowledge to interested candidates for more than a decade. BIL has the advantage of being located in the centre of the country’s financial hub, thus allowing students to observe the industry from up close.
BIL has been regularly recognized and awarded in national and international media for its outstanding curriculum and training facilities. BIL has tied up with multiple global universities in major western countries like UK, Canada, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. This allows students to participate in multiple global student exchange programs and also avail of the opportunity to study and work in these countries.
BIL now offers three courses with Mumbai University, namely the Bachelors in Capital Markets, Masters in Financial Technology and a Masters in Global Financial Markets. All students completing the courses shall be awarded a degree by Mumbai University. Mumbai University is one of the oldest and the most prestigious Universities’ of India, which was established in 1857. Mumbai University has the distinction of training and grooming some of the most distinguished pesonalities of the country from many walks of life. Adi Godrej, Anil Ambani, Mukesh Ambani, Azim Premji, Jamsetji Tata, Dorabji Tata, Chanda Kocchar, Jagdish Mahindra, etc. who are all well known and established names of the business World have Mumbai University as their Alma Mater. The University has over 5.5 lakh students enrolled at any given point of time.
All BIL courses are taught by faculties who currently work at senior positions in the industry. They all have decades of work experience at the higher echleons of the industry, which allows them to train students with the skills necessary to succeed. Students are taught using case studies of recent industry examples, thus allowing them to develop a critical thinking ability that the industry needs.
The major subjects of these courses are Technical Analysis, Risk Management, Competitive Strategy, Business and Financial Econometrics, Algorithmic trading, Accounting for Financial markets, Strategic Financial Management, Debt Markets, Reading Financial statements, Forex Markets, Financial Modelling, Fund Management, Investment Banking, Commodity Markets, etc.
Students also get to conduct mock trading sessions in the BIL lab that allows students to trade at real time BSE prices. Students get to apply their skills and knowledge at industry internships, which allow students to display their skills and competence by effectively contributing to an organization. This is a golden opportunity for students to land a Pre Placement Offer.
This equips a student with the necessary knowledge and skills to analyse a company, its financial statements, make financial recommendations, make personal investment decisions for HNIs and make investment decisions related to stock market investing. After completing any course with BIL, students are able to move up the corporate ladder very fast due to the industry relevant skills that they have.
BIL students have a track record of bagging average placement offers worth Rs 6 lakhs per annum. Students can get more information about the course here.