If you are good with numbers, have an eye for detail and superb analytical skills, then pursuing an executive programme in banking and finance is the best bet for you.

Considered as a golden ticket to a lucrative career in banks, financial institutions, accounting firms or consultancies, an executive course in finance is one of the most sought-after courses today. It is extremely popular among mid-level finance working professionals seeking career advancement.

Let us read more about the benefits and scope of an executive programme in banking and finance.

What is an Executive Programme in Banking and Finance about?

An executive programme in banking & finance will enhance your knowledge about the global economy and will hone your financial skills and analytical ability.

The executive programme is designed for finance and banking professionals to help them understand and combat the challenges facing the economy today and become equipped to work cross-functionally within an organisation.

It also helps them to understand the basics of management so that they can easily climb the corporate ladder. It is also helpful for aspiring entrepreneurs who want to set up their own businesses or consultancy firms.

About Executive Programme in Banking & Finance by IIM Calcutta:

This executive programme is designed to provide bank managers and finance working professionals with a broad overview of the key concepts and techniques needed to successfully meet the challenges of today’s dynamic banking environment in India.

The Interactive On-site Learning (IOL) platform at Hughes Global Education acts as a beacon of imparting knowledge and upscaling your professional role. With this provision, the classroom is never far and the mentorship is a constant variable helping you grow flexibly and consistently.

You will be mentored by the best faculty in India as well as industry experts. Since this course is certified by IIM Calcutta, it will enhance your value in the job market.

It will improve your eligibility for senior finance roles, enhance your domain-specific as well as cross-functional knowledge, and will act as your stepping stone to the fintech revolution.

The content of the course is designed as per industry needs and covers topics like Accounting & Finance, Banking, Organizational Behaviour, Marketing, Fintech, Regulation and Quantitative tools. This course is sure to give you an edge over others!

Career prospects:

You can work and excel in both banking and non-banking sector. In fact, you can work anywhere as any and every corporate needs finance professionals. You can even work in the government sector or pursue a career as any of the following:

  • Financial Advisor
  • Investment Banker
  • Accountant
  • Business Analyst
  • Insurance Agent
  • Fund Manager
  • Credit Manager and Specialist
  • Chief Finance Officer (CFO)
  • Hedge Fund Manager and Cash Manager
  • Tax Lawyers
  • Consultant
  • Trader
  • Portfolio Manager

The list is endless, and the sky is the limit for professionals in the banking and finance industry. Also, finance professionals are among the highest-paid employees of any company.

Top Recruiters in India

You can get a job in either of these big four accounting firms - Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC).

These accounting firms hire many finance professionals every year and offer lucrative salaries. Besides accounting firms, financial experts get hired by banks, MNCs, brokerage firms, consultancies, mutual fund investment firms, NBFC, IT companies and the government of India.

The Route to Success

Though a career in banking and finance will ensure a handsome salary, give you opportunities to work with the smartest people and get associated with the best brands, it is not as easy as it sounds.

The work environment can be challenging, competitive and very stressful. Hence, it is important to do an executive programme, be passionate about your work and stay updated with the latest trends and challenges that face the industry and economy. Only then can you succeed and enjoy the perks of this industry!

We make you ready for an exciting career in banking and finance.

So, what are you waiting for? 

Saddle up and boost your career with the help of Hughes Global Education, giving you the chance to enrol in IIM Calcutta, one of the top B-schools in India. After all, the executive programme here is guaranteed by us!

Reserve your seat today!!