BIL recognizes the growing need for well - qualified, dynamic and perceptive finance professionals both in India as well as globally. It is essential for finance professionals to have not just their domain knowledge, but also awareness about the markets as a whole.
If Mumbai has to become an international financial hub and sustain the position, then apart from new and innovative global financial services, the industry needs manpower that will do expert financial analysis, define and shape financial products and do expert market analysis.
The financial markets arena is a field which is constantly evolving; in which updated and specialized knowledge is essential. Financial companies today seek candidates who not only have excellent knowledge of their field and specialist skills, but who can cope with dynamism and lead the company successfully through changes. The innovations of the financial markets, as well as the globalization process and technological changes require highly trained professionals, able to face the challenges of the financial areas of corporate business. They seek individuals who can represent the company in a positive light when dealing with clients and transmitting in them, confidence of the company’s ability to manage the funds.
The PGP - Global Financial Markets program is intended to prepare students for a wide range of careers both inside and outside the financial markets industry, including Investment Banking, Fund Management, Debt and Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Investment Analysis and Research to name a few.
Students will have a solid understanding of the fundamental quantitative tools ranging from applied economic theory, probability and statistics, to financial modeling and securities law all of which are becoming increasingly vital in the financial industry. As for any aspirant looking forward to entering this vibrant field, it is essential to have sound technical knowledge. However at the same time, it is also essential for one to be well versed in their soft skills, that is, their communication abilities and overall presentation.
One cannot learn about the financial markets operations without participating in it. Keeping this in mind the PGP - Global Financial Markets from BIL has been designed to interlace practical sessions such as case study discussions, projects, group discussions, class presentation, simulation programs and internships along with the theory sessions so that the students can correlate between theory and practice and develop a wholesome understanding of the subject.
The course will commence with the core modules that provide the prerequisite skills in mathematics, economics, probability and statistics necessary for the study of financial markets at a sophisticated level. It will then proceed to explore the specialized financial market subjects in depth, few of them being Debt Markets, Derivatives, Forex.
A PGP - Global Financial Markets degree from BIL will give you the edge to deal with complex scenarios and make a difference in the respective field.