IIM Kozhikode Executive Post Graduate Certificate in Financial Management

Course Starts: September, 2020


Admission: Closed

Delivery type

Classroom in your city

Course Duration

12 Months

Deadline to apply

13thSeptember, 2020

Course fee

₹ 2,50,000 + GST

Class timings

Wednesdays – 7:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Saturdays – 7:00 PM to 9.45PM

Course Overview

Between the top-lines and bottom-lines of running a business lie a host of financial principles, assessments, analyses and considerations, that drive business decisions. The concept of Return on Investment (RoI) is central to every financial decision undertaken by a business, and it holds true for any individual too. Consider going in for this executive education programme as an investment. The resulting benefits will enrich you in more ways than one.

Programme Overview

The Executive Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Financial Management (EPGCFM) is conceived with the idea of providing specialised learning in the specific business function of Finance. The programme offers a range of foundation and advanced courses for working professionals aiming to build specialised competency in Business Finance.

Programme Highlights

Rigorous course curriculum by renowned IIM Kozhikode faculty with proven pedagogy

Course duration of one year of instruction plus one in-campus session

Convenient schedule for working professionals

Experienced and diverse Participant Group: Senior executives and business owners from diverse functions across industries allowing rich peer-learning and networking opportunities

Certificate from IIM Kozhikode upon course completion and fulfilling the academic requirements

IIM Kozhikode Alumni Status

Programme Structure

The duration of the course is one year split into four quarters. It covers fundamental, competency-related and integrative courses, structured to be delivered over a year, through a combination of Live Interactive lectures and In-campus Module.


The modules offered are meant to impart management knowledge and skills to the participants covering the latest concepts and techniques in the specific functional area of Finance. Faculty from IIMK and distinguished visiting faculty from reputed academic institutions and industry handle these courses.

Quarter I

  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management I
  • Cost & Management Accounting
Quarter II

  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Financial Management II
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
Quarter III

  • Valuation, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Management of Financial Institutions  
Quarter IV

  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Risk Management

Every programme follows a tried, tested and proven pedagogy that is a blend of lectures, case studies, lecture-discussions, behavioural and computer-based simulations, projects, assignments, class presentations, quizzes, et. al.

Programme Delivery

The Interactive Learning component forms the core of the specialisation programmes. Instructors from IIM Kozhikode facilitate learning through two-way audio/video synchronous telecommunication mode from the studio at IIM Kozhikode Campus. Participants can access lectures from any of the 70 state-of-the-art TSW Learning Centres across 43 cities all over India. The technology enables the instructor to use slide presentations, video, audio, whiteboards, etc., to effectively communicate ideas and interact with participants.

In-Campus Component

The In-campus Module is held at the very beginning of the programme and is mandatory to attend. The six-day module provides participants with an orientation towards case-based learning, foundation to analytical thinking and orients them to the learning culture of IIM Kozhikode, apart from discussions on contemporary issues in management practice and trends in the industry and business.
* IIMK reserves the right to conduct in-Campus modules via online medium if the situation warrants.

EPGCFM Class Schedule
  • Wednesday – 7:00 PM – 9:45 PM
  • Saturday – 7:00 PM – 9:45 PM
  • Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.
  • 3 Years of managerial/entrepreneurial/professional experience after graduation as on the deadline of submitting the application online.


Certification & Alumni Status

On successful completion of course, participants will get a Certificate from IIM Kozhikode. Completion of the course also entitles participants with IIM Kozhikode Alumni Status.

Date and Fees

Programme Fees & Structure
Processing Fee INR 2,000/-* + Applicable Taxes^
Course Fees INR 2,50,000/-* + Applicable Taxes^
Alumni Fee INR 10,000/-* + Applicable Taxes^

*GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable

Payment Schedule
Nov, 2020 Feb, 2021 June, 2021 Oct, 2021
INR 62,500/-* INR 72,500/-*^ INR 62,500/-* INR 62,500/-*

* GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable
^INR 10,000 Alumni fee included in second installment

Admission Schedule
Registration Start Date Monday, June 15th, 2020
Last Date to Apply Online Sunday, September 13th, 2020
Date of Interview October 5th– 22nd, 2020
Result Announcement Monday,November 2nd, 2020
Last Date For Offer Acceptance & Part Payment Sunday,November 15th, 2020
Date of First Instalment Payment Monday,November 30th, 2020
In-campus module December 2020*

* Dates of the in-campus module will be communicated while announcing the selection results.