Admissions to Long Term PG Certificate in Finance in XLRI

Are you a graduate and wanting to get in top financial companies and make a well-paid career then you are on the right page? Here you can get the complete details about getting admission into one of the most reputed institute in India that focus on specialization in Finance and taught by professional bodies to furnish students with the requisite skills of a Finance Professional. The article provides details about the eligibility criteria, admission process, fee structure, career scope, etc.

Introduction to Postgraduate Certificate in Finance (PGCF) Course :

A career in finance demands comprehensive dexterities and proficiencies about the subject. The scope in finance is vast and one of the most wished and well-paid career for a professional who has skills and knowledge of the domain. The long-term program of PG Certificate in Finance is a well-balanced course covering the primary fields of finance that is a criterion for any Finance Specialist.

Types of long term Courses

Long term courses are Project-based courses designed and compiled by experienced by faculty that helps the working professionals to know various organizational goals and help them to learn it without halt their career. It offers 5-day campus visit to enrolled students and has a chance to meet teaching body and old students and to get to know more about the course, industry and output of the course. This program is for 12 months that includes a campus study module and E-Learning direct-to-desktop platform which involves lectures, case study, workshop and group work.

Course Topic

The complete Postgraduate Certificate in Finance course is divided into four module. The modules are as follows-
  • Module A- Foundational Courses (150 hours) which cover topics like Foundations of Economics, Financial Accounting, Cost & Management Accounting, Financial Management-I & II, Strategy & Business Analysis, Quantitative Techniques for Finance, Financial Instruments & Markets, Financial Models with R & Excel and Business Valuation.
  • Module B - Advanced Courses (90 hours) that cover topics like Financial Risk Management, Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructuring, Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management, Behavioral Finance, Data Analytics for Finance and International Finance.
  • Module C - Elective Modules (60 hours) where the students can select any one stream from the available three streams. Stream-I focus on Corporate Finance, Stream – II includes Investments & Financial Markets and Stream – III includes Financial Institution Management.
  • Module D – project which is Compulsory (non-credit).

Eligibility Criteria

The admissibility for the Postgraduate Certificate in Finance (PGCF) is as follows:
  • Graduation (10+2+3) in any stream or equivalent from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/ DEC/AIU/State Government) is a must.
  • At least one year experience in any field and if it's in finance will be an added advantage.

Admission Process

Interested candidates need to apply online for the admission for the course with complete details asked in the application form. Once the application is accepted, they need to pay the application money as per the course or as mentioned. The selected candidate will be informed and called for a personal interview after which the final selection will be done. The admission for long term courses is conducted in two session's i.e. the first is the Spring session where the course starts in March and the second Autumn session, the course begins in September. Do keep in mind that generally, the admission to these long term courses begins four months before the academic session start.

Fee for the course

The total fees for the course is Rs.2,80,000/- which includes books, study materials, etc. The institute allows installment payment of fees in five parts along with service tax as applicable.

Certification and Alumni

After the prosperous completion of this long term program, the candidate will be awarded certificates directly by XLRI Jamshedpur with the following title, "Postgraduate Certificate in Finance." The students will also be awarded the XLRI alumni status and can avail other related benefits. Please note that certificates will only be awarded after clearing all the fees or due.

Marking or grade system

XLRI Jamshedpur will be conducting examination and evaluation at regular intervals in the form of assignments, case study, project work, quizzes and online exams which is the base for awarding grades – Excellent, Good, Average and Poor to the students. The most suitable method of assessment will be chosen by the respective courses of lecturing faculty. Participants need to have at least 80% attendance to complete the course and be awarded the course certificate.

About XLRI

XLRI-Xavier School of Management is an institution of excellence with an objective of "Up-skill Corporate India" through their Virtual Interactive Learning (VIL) as a unique academic methodology that provides working professionals with an opportunity to learn through Online Learning /Distance Learning/Part Time Management Program to complete their management education without taking a break from their jobs. XLRI aims to transform education with the immeasurable potential of Virtual Learning and bridge the gap by educating the next generation through their new VIL method. The course is designed in such a way that it provides the flexibility of time and includes insightful course content which will help the students to progress in their career.

Contact information

XLRI-Xavier School of Management
VIL Office
Circuit House Area (East)
Jamshedpur – 831001
Phone: For Long Term - +91 657665 3185 / 3211 / 12 / 13 / 68 / 72 / 73 / 74 / 75 / 76
Fax: +91 657222 7814
Email: For Long Term - Programs:

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