IIM Calcutta has launched Executive Program in Applied Finance to help build a successful career in the field of Corporate Finance in association with Training.com- a multi-modal learning platform of NIIT for Advanced Learning Programs.
Mode of Instruction
The program will be delivered through a combination of online and offline modes. The online component will be in a direct-to-device mode delivered through training.com. In addition, the program will also have campus visit components at IIM Calcutta.
The program aims to create high-impact learning experience by bridging the gap between quality, affordability and accessibility.
The 12 months Executive Program in Applied Finance will provide in-depth knowledge in the frontiers of finance that is required for a successful professional in the corporate sector, banks, and financial institutions.
- Professionals seeking to develop their careers in Corporate Finance with a background in MBA Finance, CA, CS etc. can apply for this program.
- Applicants should be a graduate (10+2+3 or equivalent) in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (Aggregate).
- They should also have a work experience of at least 2 years.
On successful completion of the program the participant will receive a certificate of successful completion from IIM Calcutta. The candidates will also be awarded an Alumni status by IIM Calcutta.
What organisers have to say
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Udai Singh, Head, New Business Initiatives, NIIT Ltd. said, "NIIT has played a pioneering role in redefining the education and training sector in India through technological & pedagogical innovations in the space. With the launch of Applied Finance program through training.com in collaboration with IIM Calcutta, we aim to help professionals in developing their ability to create greater value for their organization."
Professor Subir Bhattacharya, Chairperson, Long Duration Programmes, IIM Calcutta, said, "Today online learning holds the key towards making quality content accessible to learners across geographies. Being a leading management educational institutions, we would like to make the best of content available to young professionals. With this aim, we have joined hands with NIIT to deliver high quality content in management education in a direct-to-device mode, through its multi modal learning platform- Training.com."
More on the program
The Executive Program in Applied Finance will be taught with the help of case studies, live corporate examples and general discussions. In order to provide greater industry insights, business leaders from the different industries will be invited to share their experiences. This is the 12th batch of the EPAF Program and the first batch being conducted in the live online interactive mode through www.training.com.