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Online Tally Courses & Certifications

The word Tally means in simple English a current score (noun) or to calculate the total amount (verb). Then it is apt that one of the best computer software used for accounting purposes should have this name. Trusted by over 1.8 million customers for its simplicity and accuracy, Tally is a skill that should be in every accountant’s arsenal. The pandemic has caused a major shift on how we have started imparting education, online learning has become a preferred method for several students. Online education has ensured that those who for some reason are unable to pursue offline course, can do an online course.  

With ever increasing demand for good accountants in India, companies demand for a skilled accountant with tally skills. With a variety of choices, from online tally courses to diploma, you can become an expert in tally.

What is Tally? 

The full form of Tally is Transaction in Linear Line Yards. The main product of Tally Solutions, a computer software solutions company from Bangalore, Tally takes care of all the accounting needs of a client. It is an ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software that records day to day financial data of a company. Tally ERP 9 is the latest version of the software. It is ideal for start-up and other small businesses.

“When I buy a car, I want to be the driver and not the mechanic.” Shyam Sundar Boenka told his son Bharat, when the latter was tasked to make a software that was easy to use for any one with a business for accounting purposes. The motto of their company is “Power in Simplicity”.

Who can pursue Tally courses?

  • Freshers with a commerce background
  • Accountants (Freelancers or company employees)
  • Start-ups & small business owners with a commerce background

Eligibility Criteria for  Online Tally courses

  • To take a tally course, you should have completed (10 + 2) with minimum aggregate (50 %) from a recognised board.
  • You should have a commerce background
  • It would be beneficial to have some knowledge in Business management
  • You could easily opt this course if you already are a graduate or postgraduate. Then this course will enhance your prospects. You can also opt for online tally courses.

Important Skills for Online Tally Courses

  • Computer skills
  • Technical skills
  • Numerical skills
  • Basic knowledge in accountancy.

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What will you learn in Tally courses?

  • Accounting
  • Billing
  • Sales and profit analysis
  • Banking
  • Payroll and Salary process with employee data
  • Inventory Management
  • Tax Management (GST, TDS, TCS)
  • Cheque Management
  • E- payments
  • Cash and Flow
  • Job work analysis

Popular Tally Certification Courses 

Here are some of the best Tally courses for you


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Certificate in Tally. ERP 9


Self paced

Rs. 3,499/-

 Certificate course in Tally

National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Haridwa

1 month


Tally Erp 9 + Tally Prime with GST 2021 - Certificate Course


Self paced

Rs. 385/-

Here is a list of tally courses (diploma) offered by colleges




Madras Christian College


Rs. 5000/-

Women’s Christian College


Rs. 600/-

YMCA Institute of Office  Management


Rs. 17,000/-

Bhopal School of Social Science


Rs. 5,000/-

St. Teresa’s College


Rs. 5,000/-

You need  (10 + 2) from a recognised board or a degree for enrolling in the diploma course.

Career Opportunities after Tally courses

Note: To gain entry into most of the jobs listed below, a degree or even post graduate degree in a relevant field is needed. The aim  of a tally certification course should be to augment your skill set.

Accounts executive

  • Make business plans for goals and quotas
  • Manage the entire sales cycle 
  • Network and find new partnerships
  • Presentation  to clients
  • Negotiate agreements 
  • Keep records of sales and data

Average base Salary: Rs. 270,495/- 

Junior accountant

  • Record all business transactions 
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases 
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports

Average Base Salary: Rs. 189,479 /- 

Accounts assistant

  • Reconcile invoices and identify discrepancies
  • Create and update expense reports
  • Prepare bank deposits
  • Enter financial transactions into internal databases
  • Issue invoices to customers and external partners, as required

Average Base Salary: Rs. 220,263/-

Tally operator

  • Job cost estimation
  • Inventory management
  • Managing payroll.
  • File tax return, profit and loss statement 
  • Prepare balance sheet, 

Average Base Salary: Rs. 193,872/-

Accountant trainee

  • Assist senior accountants 
  • Create and send out invoices 
  • Manage accounts 
  • Inventory tracking
  • Ensure proper use of office equipment 

Average Base Salary: Rs. /- 249,478/-

**Source of Salary: payscale

Note: The given salary details may vary depending on experience, skill, company, location.

Scope for Tally Courses

Tally has high demand in the country and overseas as well. You could work as a freelancer helping companies with their accounting purposes (contract jobs) or could be employed in small and medium companies (full time/ part time). So basically all companies need someone who can help them with accounting. Or you could be a business owner yourself who wishes to do his/ her own financial management.

There are a lot of recruiters out there looking for you. To give you an idea, here are a few.

Top Tally Recruiters

  • Tech Mahindra
  • Microsoft
  • Swiggy
  • Reliance Industries Limited
  • Wipro
  • Berkshire Hathaway

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Q: What are the benefits of Tally courses?

A: Tally is used by small and medium sized companies in India. With a good tally certification course your skill set will expand.

Q: Can I get a job after 12 with Tally courses alone?

A: Yes it is possible. Some of the jobs are: Data entry, accountant trainee. However, it is better to have a degree in the relevant field and then go for a tally course. 

Q: What is the scope of a tally operator?

A: As a fresher you will be employed by many companies for their accounting section. However the salary will be low if you have no other relevant qualification. 

Q: Is tally beneficial after doing MBA?

A: Tally is an accounting software company, while MBA has myriad specialisations. So if your specialisation is in Finance, then Tally courses are one of the best options for you.

Q: How much salary can I expect after completing Tally courses?

A: Completion of a Tally course alone won’t lead to a good salary. With other qualifications such as a degree in commerce, you can earn a good salary.

Q: Are there online tally courses?

A: There are many institutes that offer online tally courses. You can also try Chartered Accountant firms, where you can learn the basics of Tally, as well as  gain experience in accounting using Tally.

Q: Are tally courses difficult?

A: No. With a good numerical, technical skills and a background in commerce, Tally courses are something you can learn easily.

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National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Haridwar

Certificate Course in Tally

The Certificate Course in Tally created by the National institute of electronics and information technology, Haridwar is a golden opportunity for candidates to gain in-depth knowledge of ERP 9 tally software. 

Tally accounting software is used by many firms and businesses in the present times making this course a good investment for the candidates. The four weeks Certificate Course in Tally syllabus will get to learn about the concept and framework of tally software through e-content and practical assignments. Through this Certificate Course in Tally training candidates will become familiar with the implementation of inventory, GST and TDS in Tally. Certificate Course in Tally classes will be very beneficial for candidates who want to work in the accounting field or who are keen to learn tally. At the end of the Certificate Course in Tally by NIELIT participants will get an opportunity to earn an e-certificate through an online quiz. This certificate will help boost the confidence of the learners and will assist them to land in a desirable position in the financial accounting sector.   

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4 Weeks
Skills Covered:
Financial knowledge
Working with Tally ERP9-Level 1

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Working with Tally.ERP9 -Level 1

The Working with Tally.ERP9 – Level 1 training course is a short-term course, provided under the banking and finance category. You will go through intensive learning for a total of 108 hours in the course. Also, it has a classroom-based learning model.

The Working with Tally.ERP9 – Level 1 certification syllabus will introduce you to the basics of accounting on computers with the Tally.ERP9 software. You will receive training from NIIT's expert faculty through instructor-led classes. Apart from this, you will also practise on data sets in real-time for effective learning.

In addition to the accounting skills, the Working with Tally.ERP9 – Level 1 course will also familiarise you with different kinds of business processes and the various information systems and why we need them.

Moreover, you will learn how to manage inventory and accounting effectively. Finally, when you finish Working with Tally.ERP9 – Level 1 training successfully, you will earn a certificate from NIIT to testify your credentials.

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108 Hours
Skills Covered:
Accounting proficiency
Goods and Service Tax using Tally ERP9

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GST Using Tally.ERP9

The GST Using Tally.ERP9 training by NIIT is designed to make you proficient in various GST concepts. You will also learn how to implement these concepts as per statutory obligations. The course also covers the recording and processing of GST transactions using the Tally.ERP9 software.

The GST Using Tally.ERP9 certification syllabus acquaints you with several taxation concepts. You will explore the GST registration process, maintenance of book accounts, advanced entry recording (Goods and services), new indirect taxation structure, implementation of GST under different scenarios, etc.

Throughout the 44-hour GST Using Tally.ERP9 programme by NIIT, you will learn through extensive study material, fixed classroom training and hands-on learning sessions. This will help you practice the theory on Tally ERP9 software.

Plus, you will study return filing and GST adjustment via the NIIT’s GST Using Tally.ERP9 course learnings. You will also learn how to make your business ready for GST. At the end of the training, you will earn a certificate of participation.

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44 Hours
Skills Covered:
Accounting proficiency Knowledge of GST
Accounting with Tally ERP9

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Accounting with Tally.ERP9

The Accounting with Tally.ERP9 certification course aims to teach you about the most popular business accounting software – Tally. It covers a wide range of topics, including basic accounting principles, key components of Tally, double-entry accounting system, Tally’s various functionalities, etc.

During the Accounting with Tally.ERP9 online training, you will also learn how to use Microsoft Office tools for making reports and financial analysis. You will gain skills to manage the accounts information and record the business transactions for a company using Tally.

The Accounting with Tally.ERP9 online programme by NIIT comprises 36 hours of classroom learning. Plus, you will get real-time practice on datasets to learn the practical implementation of the theory. You will also study the role of information systems and become able to solve accounting tasks effectively.

NITT’s Accounting with Tally.ERP9 course will train you to utilise different Microsoft Office productivity tools efficiently. You will get access to machine room hours, intensive study material and support from faculty.

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36 Hours
Skills Covered:
Accounting proficiency Knowledge of Excel MS Office skills
Certificate in Tally ERP 9

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Certificate in Tally.ERP 9

Certificate in Tally.ERP 9 established a broad framework for budding accountants and people even remotely related to Accounting. Given the competitive industry, companies actively seek professionals vested with the optimum skills to cater to complex business accounting setups. With this course, not only companies but also candidates will find their professionals and training respectively.

Tally.ERP 9 online course by Vskills has found supreme application by accounting professionals because of its accurate performance. It facilitates publishing stock, statutory and accounting reports with just a click of a button. This makes the concept a highly sought-after one to be known so that applicants can ease their burden with a convenient system.

This Tally.ERP 9 certification by Vskills focuses on furnishing a lucid understanding of Accounting along with the relevant practical aspects. With visible recognition and a robust skillset, candidates can make a mark in this field. The system is highly professional with a supportive customer care team to address doubts. The slow-paced course ensures that even beginners can derive valuable learnings from it. Overall, the Tally.ERP 9 training is well-designed with sample videos.

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Skills Covered:
Accounting proficiency


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