Executive Programme in Advanced Financial Management from XLRI

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Programme Objective

The programme on Advanced Financial Management has been specially designed for working professionals in the corporate finance domain who wish to gain understanding of advanced concepts and techniques required to solve complex financial challenges of an organization. The programme is structured to expose the participants to factors affecting financial performance, modes of capital management, risk minimization strategies and guiding principles on investment decisions. 

Who Should Attend

The programme is recommended for finance professionals who have a minimum of 4 years of relevant work experience and who would like to sharpen their skills and gain deep knowledge of advanced concepts and applications of financial management in the context of present day organization and business environment.



The pedagogy will comprise of lectures, case discussions, and analytical exercises imparted by XLRI’s experienced Finance faculty. Select industry experts will also take guest lectures to provide practical insights to complex financial problems faced by organizations. Concepts will be explained using examples drawn from the real life.
The lectures themselves will be LIVE classes conducted on a virtual platform. Participants can receive the lectures real time via internet on their individual desktops or laptops. All participants will also be granted 24X7 access to Talentedge’s Cloud Campus comprising of learning aids, study materials, reference materials, assessments, case studies and assignments etc. as per the requirement of the programme. Students can chat real time with the professors during the live class and also post all other programme related queries offline on the Cloud Campus. 
 For Indian Participants - Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline with a minimum of 4 years of work experience as on 01 September 2016.

 For International Participants - Graduation or equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution in their respective country with a minimum of 4 years of work experience as on 01 September 2016.

A minimum of 70% attendance to the LIVE lectures is a prerequisite for the successful completion of this programme. There may be are periodic evaluations built in through the duration of the course. These maybe in the form of a quiz, assignment, project or other objective/subjective assessments as relevant and applicable to the programme. The evaluations are designed to ensure continuous student engagement with the course and encourage learning. Participants who successfully complete the same along with the requisite attendance criteria will be awarded a certificate of completion by XLRI.
On payment of the full programme fee and upon satisfying the requisite attendance and evaluation/certification criteria of the Executive Programme in Advanced Financial Management, participants will be awarded a certificate of completion issued by XLRI. 


XLRI is one of India’s leading management school based in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. Established in 1949 as the Xavier Labor Relations Institute, by Fr. Quinn Enright, XLRI is acknowledged as India's oldest business management school. 
XLRI with its single vision of Magis, i.e., pursuit of excellence, focuses on three areas: academic excellence, personal values and social concern. XLRI spares no effort to make its curriculum world-class and deliver it in the most effective manner. It constantly scans the developments in business and in society and tries to proact to meet the challenges. Its world-class faculty with its commitment and deep sense of service delivers the curriculum very effectively. 
Consistently being acknowledged as the Best “HR Course” in Asia–Pacific, it has also been recognized for its research acumen by the London Business School and is ranked among top 5 research schools in India cutting across management and technical institutes. For more details, visit www.xlri.ac.in 
XLRI features consistently among the top 5 business schools of the country. In 2012 XLRI was ranked No. 4 among top 75 B-schools in India across Private and Government sector by Outlook India. Among other rankings, it was ranked #5 by the 2012 edition of CNBC-TV18' s Top B-Schools in India, #4 by the Business Today 50 best business schools of 2012, #3 by Business World B Schools Unplugged. 
XLRI JAMSHEDPUR IS RANKED 3RD AMONGST THE MANAGEMENT INSTITUTES IN INDIA – According to the reports published by Business Today, India Today, Outlook and The Week on India’s Best B Schools 2014.

Course Benefits

 Opportunity to earn a Certificate of Completion from XLRI 

 Course content and structure designed entirely by XLRI

 Lectures imparted by eminent faculty.

 Exposure to varied collection of practical examples and exercises.

 Fully online program with LIVE interactive lectures that provides a “real” classroom experience in a “virtual” environment.

 In the event that students miss the LIVE lecture, he/she can request “On Demand” access to the recorded session.

 Seamless technology that can transmit lecture videos effectively at home broadband connection of 512 kbps.

 User friendly and easy to use technology interface. No complicated hardware or software installations required.

 Virtual classrooms that allow for active interactions with other fellow students and faculty

 Convenient weekend schedules. 

 Students on our virtual social learning platform are provided access to course presentations, case studies and other learning aids and reference materials as applicable for specified courses.

 Students can raise questions and doubts either real time during the live class or offline through the Cloud Campus.


The Executive Programme in Advanced Financial Management will include lectures and learning material on the following topics

 Analysis of Financial Performance

 Risk and Return Analysis 

 Financing Structure and Funding Choices

 Evaluating Capital Investment & Project Financing Decisions

 Risk Evaluation and Mitigation in Capital Investment Decisions

 Working Capital Management

 Corporate & Financial Restructuring 

 Financial Budgeting – Process & Evaluation

 Responsibility Center Management & Transfer Pricing Decisions

 Corporate Finance Aspects for International Business







Course Schedule & Duration

Batch Number: FN-01-1016-99 
Date of Course Commencement: 16 October 2016
Duration of the Course: October 2016 to February 2017
Schedule of Classes: Frequency: 3 Hours every Sunday from 10.30 a.m. to 01.30 p.m. IST 
Program Fee
  For Indian Residents For International Students
Certificate of Completion Rs.65,000+taxes USD 1450
Additional Service Tax applicable for Indian residents


Payment and Installment Schedule

For Participants Opting for Certificate of Completion

  For Indian Residents For International Students
Registration Fee
Rs.25,000 + tax 
to be paid online at the time of submission of the online application form.
Last Date: 14 October 2016
USD 550 
to be paid online at the time of submission of the online application form.
Last Date: 14 October 2016
Installment 1
Through DD/PO/Online/Direct Account transfer
On or Before: 14 October 2016
USD 350
Through DD/PO/Online/Direct Account transfer
On or Before: 14 October 2016
Installment 2
Through DD/PO/Online/Direct Account transfer
On or Before: 10 Dec 2016
USD 550
Through DD/PO/Online/Direct Account transfer
On or Before: 10 Dec 2016

Application Process

All applications for this course must be made through an Online Application Form.
In case payment is being made online through Credit Card/Debit Card, please ensure that you have the Credit Card/Debit Card with you at the time of filling out the Application Form. If you have opted to pay the Application Fee/Instalments of the Fee though Demand Draft/Pay Orders, then please ensure that the Demand Draft/Pay Orders for the applicable amount is made favoring "XLRI Jamshedpur" payable at Jamshedpur and is sent to the address provided below along with the downloaded copy of your Application Form. Please ensure that you write your Name, REGID, Course Name and Contact number at the back of your Demand Draft/Pay Order.
All Demand Draft/Pay Orders along with a downloaded copy of your Application Form must be sent to.
Student Relations Manager,
Unit Nos. 405-407, 4th Floor, Tower B,
Spaze IT Tech Park, Sector 49, 
Sohna Road, Gurgaon 122001, Haryana, INDIA.
Late Fees and Cancellation
Late Fee
The programme fee is payable in instalments as per the instalment schedule provided. In the event of late payment of Instalment 1 or Instalment 2, a Late Fee is leviable as follows.

 A Late fee of Rs.1000 + Tax will be charged to the Participant, if the instalment is paid within 7 days from the due date published on the instalment schedule.

 A Late fee of Rs.2500 + Tax will be charged to the Participant, if the instalment is paid between 8 days from the due date to within 14 days from due date as published on the instalment schedule.

 If the Fee Instalment is not received within 14 days from the due date, then the Participant shall be considered a dropout and a Rejoining Fee of Rs.5000 + tax will be charged to the Participant if the Participant wishes to continue with and complete the programme.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellation by the Participant
1. Requests for refund of fees on account of cancellation of enrolment shall be considered only if such requests are received prior to closure of registration or 15 working days before date of course commencement whichever is earlier.
2. In event that such valid requests for refund of fees are received, the application money shall be refunded after deducting a penalty of Rs. 5,000/- and applicable taxes for Indian participants & USD 125 for foreign participants.
3. In all other cases, no refund shall be made.
4. A participant may opt for rescheduling to a later batch of the same program / another program of XLRI & TE prior to commencement of the program. However, such intimation must be made by the participant at least fifteen days prior to the commencement of the program. The amounts paid by the participant shall be considered as advance payment towards the next batch / alternative program. Further, the participant shall have to pay an administrative charge of Rs. 5,000/- plus applicable taxes (Indian participants) or USD 125 (foreign participants) for facilitating such rescheduling.
Cancellation by the TALENTEDGE & XLRI
TALENTEDGE & XLRI, reserves the right to cancel courses at any time owing to reasons like insufficient enrolments, trainer indisposition or force majeure events. In the event that TALENTEDGE or XLRI cancels a scheduled course, the student will receive full fee refund for the same. All refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of a valid refund request.

Faculty Profile


Dr Santosh Sangem

Dr Santosh Sangem
Fellow (IIM Calcutta), Chartered Accountant (ICAI),
CFA (ICFAI), M.Com (Mumbai Univ.)
Joined XLRI Finance Area in 2009. His primary teaching interests include Accounting, Management Control Systems, Bank Management, Financial Markets, and Corporate Finance. His key research interests include macroeconomic theory, economic capital management in banks, bank regulation, financial history, and asset pricing. He has provided corporate training for reputed organizations in both the private sector and the public sector such as L&T, Viacom18, Pepsi, Accenture, Capgemini, NHPC, NTPC, ONGC, and other corporates.