Executive Certificate Program in

Business Finance & Financial Modelling

 • 5 Months  • Online Mentorship

3 Hrs

Weekend Sessions


Campus Immersion


NIRF Ranking


Expert Faculty

About Business Finance & Financial Modelling Course

IIM Visakhapatnam's Business Finance and Financial Modeling Certification establishes a premier standard for advancing business finance risk management skills. Tailored by IIM Vizag, this program provides essential knowledge and cutting-edge insights into business finance and financial modeling. Emphasizing a thorough understanding of diverse financial markets serves as a crucial catalyst for career growth in the field.
The Business Finance Certification is designed by IIM faculty for Individuals already working in finance who want to deepen their knowledge, stay updated on industry trends, or pursue advanced certifications like CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) or CPA (Certified Public Accountant), Entrepreneurs, and small business owners who want to manage their company's finances more effectively. Finance enthusiasts seeking to enhance financial literacy and grasp key principles guiding markets and decision-making.
In a dynamic financial landscape, Financial Risk Management is crucial. Success in this competitive sector requires skilled executives and organizations capable of strategic decision-making. Our business finance course provides profound knowledge, essential skills, and advanced techniques, empowering you to navigate and enhance your finance department adeptly.

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Key Highlights of Certification

Career advancement

Complete the IIM Visakhapatnam Business Finance course to earn a certificate and unlock diverse career paths.

Industry-Relevant Curriculum

A cutting-edge curriculum focusing on contemporary business finance, encompassing the latest trends, tools, and strategies in financial modeling.

Case Studies

Apply theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios through engaging case studies to boost problem-solving skills.

Analytics Tools and Techniques

IIM Visakhapatnam's online business finance certification provides practical exposure to essential analytics tools, addressing industry needs effectively.


Engage with industry experts, guest speakers, and peers in business finance for enriched learning and networking opportunities in the program.

Recognized Certificate

Finish the program for a prestigious IIM certificate in business finance & finance modeling, boosting your career with a valuable asset.

Eligibility Criteria and Program Details


Graduates (10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC / AICTE / DEC / AIU / State Government) in any discipline.

Work Experience

Aspirants with one to three years of professional experience in any domain are preferable.

Course Fees

The IIM V Business Finance & Financial Modelling Course will cost INR 75,000/- + 18% GST which can also be paid in 3 part payments.

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Who Should Enroll

Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)


Business Owners/Founders

Business Analyst (Finance)

Financial Analyst

Investment Banking Analyst

Financial Consultant

Strategic Planning Analyst

Finance Manager

Financial Controller

Risk Analyst

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Syllabus of This Course

  • Understanding the financial statements of various entities
  • Financial Statements of Banks, Insurance companies, etc.
  • Analysis of financial statements
  • Characteristics of various types of financial statements across sectors
  • Caselets on financial statement analysis
  • Statistical inferences of financial ratios
  • Overview of Financial Markets (Capital Markets, Derivatives Markets) and sources of financing
  • Alternate sources of financing – venture capital, private equity, lease financing
  • Valuation of fixed income securities (Bond), Valuation of stock
  • Risk & Return
  • Capital Asset pricing model
  • Weighted average cost of capital (WACC)
  • Objectives of capital investment decisions, understanding capital budgeting, cash flows in capital budgeting decisions, basic principles for measuring the same
  • Understanding and computing various investment evaluation techniques – Net present value (NPV), Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Profitability Index (PI), Payback period (PBP), Modified internal rate of return (MIRR), accounting rate of return (ARR)
  • Applying the techniques of capital budgeting in real world – for capital investment decision making
  • Uncertainty & Risk in capital budgeting
  • Introduction to Capital Structure and underlying theories.
  • Caselets on Indian companies’ capital Structure decision
  • Optimal capital structure. Is there any optimal capital structure?
  • Concept of business risk and financing risk. EBIT v/s EPS analysis
  • Defining assumptions for forecasting financial statements
  • Forecasting Income statements, Balance sheet and cash flow statements
  • Mapping the financial statements together
  • Developing basic financial model
  • Capstone Project


ROI of Business Finance & Financial Modelling Course

Attaining a Business Finance & Financial Modelling certification from prestigious institutions such as the Indian Institute of Management opens doors to varied career paths. This qualification provides deep insights, essential skills, and valuable knowledge, coupled with tools like Excel and caselets, crucial for steering your projects to success, and advancement of your professional growth.

Business Finance & Financial Modelling Course Certificate

Upon successful fulfillment of the Business Finance & Financial Modelling executive certificate program, participants will receive a verified certificate from IIM Visakhapatnam Executive Education. To qualify, attendees must meet minimum attendance requirements and submit a satisfactory final project.


Admission Process

1. Counselling

Participants will be advised by professional counselors over the virtual mode

2. Shortlisting

Profiles will be shortlisted in view of qualification standards and counselor comments on the profile.

3. Application

Complete Online Application Form. Click here to fill the form.

4. Profile Approval

Profile gets Approved or Rejected based on the shared information.

5. Enrollment

Only Approved profiles proceed further for enrollment process.

About IIM Visakhapatnam

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) belongs to the prestigious IIM family of business schools. It is a new generation IIM, set up by the Government of India in September 2015. At 29th place among the business schools pan-India in the National Institutional Ranking Framework 2022 of the Government of India, it is ahead of all new-generation IIMs established in 2015/2016.

Visakhapatnam is a picturesque port-city on the east coast of India. It is easily accessible by air, sea, rail, and road connections. It ranks among the cleanest cosmopolitan cities in the country. The city is a popular tourist destination with a beautiful beach on one side and a majestic mountain-range on the other. The vibrant city is well known for its heritage and hospitality; culture and cuisine; tradition and talent; trade and technology; innovation and industry; entrepreneurship and enterprise. Visakhapatnam is a base to several large, medium, and small companies (public and private) in the core sector, energy, financial services, infrastructure, IT, pharma, etc. The Eastern Naval Command of the Indian Navy is headquartered at Visakhapatnam. In short, it is one of the most preferred destinations in India to live, learn, yearn, and earn.

IIM Visakhapatnam Faculty

Kaveri Krishnan

Prof. Kaveri Krishnan

Ph.D.   IIM Bangalore

Kaveri Krishnan

Prof. Kaveri Krishnan

Ph.D.   IIM Bangalore


Prof. Monika

Ph. D.   IIT Roorkee


Prof. Monika

Ph. D.   IIT Roorkee

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