MASTER IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (MFM) - DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES
ICMind is pleased to announce an innovative post-graduate program in finance integrated with SAP, offered by the Department of Management studies. The programme is intended to support students who wish to pursue a professional career in the area of finance & management control system domain certification.
Master of Financial Management is a one year fast track (two years maximum duration 4 Semesters) program, specializing on various aspects of finance, including financial analysis and control. It also lays emphasis on relevant areas of accounting, taxation, commercial law, investment, and general management. The program involves theoretical and case study modules. The program is designed to meet the global demand for financial engineers who can understand sophisticated new financial products, model their cash-flows, price them accurately, using rigorous mathematical and computational tools, and trade and manage the risk arising from such products. The demand stems from a wide spectrum of financial functions: accounting and taxation, investment banking, securities & commodities trading, financial modelling, risk management, financial consulting, catastrophic insurance and applied research.
The uniquely designed curriculum lays emphasis on application of quantitative techniques to problems in finance. The Program prepares students for a career in advanced accounting and taxation, investment banking, securities & commodities trading, financial modelling, risk management, financial consulting, project appraisal & management and applied research. The uniquely designed curriculum lays emphasis on application of quantitative techniques to problems in finance. The programme covers all the related areas of finance and accounting with emphasis on managerial applications. Candidates having experience in finance or related areas of finance such as management services, project planning and control, corporate planning, management audit internal audit, taxation, marketing analysis and economic analysis will find this program useful. Students from across the country, from different disciplines, interact and solve managerial problems in the class. The heterogeneous mix of students, including students with work experience, brings multiple perspectives to the issues of discussion. The emphasis is on learning from each other through discussions and by questioning key assumptions. Students work on group projects and are encouraged to work as a team. They are well versed in soft skills, analytical skills, technical skills and managerial skills. They are well trained in the various functions of management such as planning, organizing etc. The life of MFM student at ICMind is marked by a host of activities that give students rich and diverse learning experiences.
The SAP Education Campus program is a global endeavor that provides university students with the tools and resources necessary to learn how technology can enable integrated business processes and strategic thinking – and gives them the skills to add immediate value to the marketplace. With ERP becoming a competitive necessity most Companies have either already adopted or are in the process of adopting ERP in their Organization. So exposure to ERP has become a vital skill set essential in today’s information technology driven working environment and hence an integral part of ‘industry readiness’ for students. The large scale adoption of ERP in Organizations also provides career opportunities in Implementation and Support. This program is designed to give students a right mix of theoretical and practical know-how on ERP both from an end-user as well as an implementation perspective.
Students gain access to a range of SAP e-learning modules and on-campus contact sessions by SAP expert trainers. The SAP training courses lead to a global certification and eventual hiring by, SAP customers, SAP partners and SAP. This creates a ready pool of graduates who are already trained with hands-on practice of the SAP software addressing the Industry’s skills shortage.
There is a need of manpower to competently handle financial management and investment functions of the industry. Due to dearth of qualified personnel, the industry, quite often depend on inexperienced professionals. MFM+SAP course is designed to cater to the need of the industry by supplying manpower with super specialization in the area finance.
The objective of the program is to provide a comprehensive and competent alternative to professional programs in finance, such as Chartered Accountancy, Management Accountancy, Financial Analysts etc with special reference to industry needs. There is significant shortage of manpower to competently handle financial management and investment functions of the industry. Professionally qualified personnel in the long run divert themselves in to independent professional practice, making the industry, quite often dependent on younger and less experienced professionals.
- To provide high quality professional education to the management students with focus on finance.
- To enable the students to enhance the analytical, application oriented and scenario based learning through SAP R3 programme with Co Module
- To facilitate students to meet the managerial challenges of the 21st century with focus on the development of the whole person with conceptual, analytical and communication skills.
- To prepare young minds with a positive mental attitude for excellent performance and committed service.
Financial Accounting (FA)
Cost Accounting (CA)
Management Accounting (MA)
Corporate Accounting / Finance (CA)
Financial Management (FM)
Quantitative Techniques (QT)
Management Information Systems (MIS)
Managerial Economics (ECO)
Marketing Management (MM)
Project Management (PM)
Financial System in India
Computer Application in Business
Funds Management in Banking and Insurance Sectors
Securities Market Operations
Derivatives and Risk Management
Financial Decision Making
Business Policy and Strategic Financial Management
Corporate Tax Planning and Management
Management Control System
Working Capital Management
Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
International Financial Management
Project Report / Presentation & Case Analysis/ Social Responsibilities Project Dissertation
Indian Financial system
Quantitative Techniques for Business Decisions (QT)
Applied Financial Economics
TOTAL 29 600 21
Course code Title No. of hours Marks Credits
Management Accounting 4 100 3
Corporate and Securities Law 4 100 3
Banking Law and Practice
Research Methods and Data analysis
Information Technology for Managers
Corporate Governance and Business ethics
Project Appraisal & Financing
Exim & Forex Management
Security analysis & Portfolio Management
Debt market and Mutual funds
Management of Public Finance
Strategic Financial Management
Commodity Markets & Derivatives
Seminars / Presentation & Case Analysis