Source: Dainik Bhaskar- Bhaskar Lakshya (30-Oct-2017)

Rising demand for finance professionals

Financial Management: Financial Analysis | Communication Skill | Mathematical Skill | Problem Solving Skill

Key Institutes

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA)

“The building of an educational institution is often an act of faith and the expression of that faith is in a philosophy on the basis of which those who build such institutions act” (Ravi J. Matthai, first full-time Director, 1965-72)‘Vidya viniyogadvikasa’— ‘development through the distribution or application of knowledge’: this is the motto which has guided the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) since its establishment in 1961 in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, enabling it to develop a reputation for excellence and leadership in management education. Created and nurtured as an institute of management and not just as a business school, IIMA has produced numerous leader-managers for the business and public sectors who, with their dreams, aspirations, and vision, have shaped their organizational, economic and social contexts. IIMA has been consistently ranked as the premier management school in the country by several national agencies. IIMA programmes are also ranked highly in several international rankings. In 2008, IIMA became the first management school in the country to be awarded EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System) accreditation by the EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development).

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Indian Institute Of Management, Calcutta

The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) was established as the first national institute for Post-Graduate studies and Research in Management by the Government of India in November 1961 in collaboration with Alfred P. Sloan School of Management (MIT), the Government of West Bengal, The Ford Foundation and Indian industry. Over the years, IIMC has grown into a mature institution with a global reputation, imparting high-quality management education. It has been playing a pioneering role in professionalizing Indian management through its Post Graduate and Doctoral level programs, Executive Training Programs, Research, and Consulting Activities. The vision of the Institute is to emerge as an International Centre of Excellence in all facets of Management Education, rooted in Indian ethos and societal values. Over the past four decades, IIM Calcutta has blossomed into one of Asia’s finest Business Schools. Its strong ties to the business community make it an effective mechanism for the promotion of professional management practices in Indian organizations. Today, IIM Calcutta attracts the best talent in India – a melting pot of academia, industry, and research. The best and brightest young men and women pursue its academic programs. From our core curriculum of general management skills to advanced electives and seminars, our students have exceptional access to a preeminent faculty of thought leaders, all of whom teach in the MBA program.

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Indian Institute Of Finance, Delhi

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FINANCE (IIF) founded in 1987 as a non-profit autonomous educational institution, to promote education and research in Finance. IIF has made distinguished scholarly contributions acclaimed nationally and internationally.IIF is solely devoted to the promotion of education and research and not for profit, in public interest.IIF is founded by Professor (Dr) J.D. Agarwal an outstanding educationist and philanthropist under the aegis of Jyoti Foundation a public charitable trust registered under Trust Act and also u/s 12A of Income Tax Act 1961.IIF is apolitical and maintains neutrality in its views, opinions, and operations.IIF follows highest possible Norms, Standards, Transparency, Accountability, and Code of Ethics.IIF is unique and the only Organisation of its kind in India.

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Faculty Of Management Studies, University Of Delhi

The Faculty of Management Studies focuses on management education more than just business management. The commitment is thought leadership with a deep understanding of business. The approach to pedagogy combines fieldwork, case studies and instrumented feedback with a strong emphasis on concepts and theory. The intent is to encourage intellectual curiosity and open minds to the adventure of ideas. But much about the school is not just about what is taught within its confines. FMS has the unique privilege to be part of one of the premier universities world – the University of Delhi – with some of the finest departments in Economics, Law, Sociology, Commerce and Operations Research. Our collaborative approach involves inputs from various departments which gives the benefit of a much wider view and deeper understanding. This is indicated by the success of our alumni who are in positions of leadership in industries & governments across the world. The network of more than 10000 alumni gives students unmatched access to information, mentors, and careers.

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Indian Institute Of Management, Banglore

After 1947, the Government of independent India focused on the development of indigenous science and technology. As a technology base was being created, it became clear that the country needed to simultaneously augment management talent and resources. This led to the creation of the Indian Institutes of Management in the country. The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore was established in 1973. The Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is a leading graduate school of management in Asia. Under the IIM Act of 2017 IIMB is an Institute of National Importance.IIMB has around 110 full time faculty members, more than 1200 students across various degree/diploma granting programmes and nearly 5000 annual Executive Education participants. Our degree/diploma granting programmes comprise the Fellow Programme in Management (FPM), the Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management (PGPPM), the one year full-time Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP), the Post Graduate Programme in Enterprise Management (PGPEM), and the Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP). IIMB offers the NS Ramaswamy Pre-doctoral (NSR Pre-doc) Fellowship programme with the aim to increase social diversity of management academia in India. All these programmes are very highly rated and IIMB alumni occupy senior managerial and academic positions around the world.IIMB’s EPGP ranked among the top 35 in FT Global MBA Ranking 2018. The one-year full-time Executive Post Graduate Programme of IIM Bangalore shoots up 14 spots to be placed at No. 35.The Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) of IIM Bangalore has been listed among the top 25 in the QS Masters in Management Ranking 2018. This ranking assesses institutes based on five different metrics, which are: alumni outcomes, class and faculty diversity, employability, thought leadership, and value for money.

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Symbiosis International (Deemed University)

Symbiosis is a family of 48 academic Institutions, imparting quality education for over 45 years. It is host to over 34,000 Indian and International students on campus. These campuses epitomize the Symbiosis vision, ‘Promoting International Understanding through Quality Education’ and are a beehive of international students from all across the globe, being privy to Indian culture and hospitality. The University offers varied and content-rich programmes which are industry-specific and has a multi-disciplinary approach. These programmes are offered through the constituent institutes of the University which are under the aegis of a separate discipline. Our primary objective is to build a better future. In keeping with this, the University offers a variety of programs under its seven faculties – Graduate, Post Graduate & Research levels.


  1. Ph.D. Programme
  2. PG Degree –  Full Time Programmes
  3. PG Degree – Part Time Programmes
  4. UG Degree Programmes
  5. PG Diploma Programmes
  6. Diploma Programmes

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