Finance is the study of fund management and all forms monetary transactions that happen between organisations or people. Areas of finance include public finance, personal finance and business finance. Finance management is the backbone of any company whether it is a corporate business house or some small financial institutions. Proper financial management safeguards the wealth of an organization and ensures that the business gets sufficient returns on investment.
Financial Managers are also known as a Personal Financial Advisors, Financial Planners or Financial Consultants. Financial management offers a number of career options to students ranging from financial planning to sales.
Few Courses offered under this field: –
Diploma in Finance Management
Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance
Master of Business Administration in Finance
Executive Master of Business Administration in Finance
Master of Business Administration in Finance and Banking
Master of Business Administration in Financial Management
Master of Business Administration in Financial Administration
Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Business Finance
Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Finance Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Financial Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Financial Services Management
For admission into a bachelors degree, the candidate must have passed the higher secondary education or 10+2 examination with commerce subjects such as accounts, maths and economics. The duration for this program is of 3 years.
For admission into a masters degree a must have a bachelor’s degree with commerce subjects such as accounts, maths and economics. The duration for this program is of 2 years.
Some of its specialized fields are: –
Real Estate Finance
Strategic Cost Management
Management of Financial Services
There are lots of career opportunities in this field. It is one of the top career options for students in India. A student after completing his/her course in finance can initially join as a trainee or as a finance manager. A finance manager can also seek employment in various sectors such as in government and private sectors, public accounting firms, markets research, budget planning, corporations and consultancies.
Professionals in this career can also opt for teaching jobs in universities and colleges. Graduate professionals can work as freelancers in this field. They can work separately by taking assignments from small venture for maintaining their accounts on daily or weekly basis.