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    Medium Of InstructionsMode Of LearningMode Of DeliveryFrequency Of Classes
    EnglishSelf Study, Virtual ClassroomText Based, Video BasedWeekends

    Course Overview

    The purpose of the Sustainable Finance Certification is to incorporate “green” projects or sustainable financing in domestic and international developments to make them more mindful and eco-friendly. It is based on the signing of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in 2015, which stepped up the global efforts to integrate environmental awareness in financial solutions. It also tries to inform the participants how important it has become to lower carbon trading. 

    The programme commences with a basic study of sustainable finance, its emerging trends, the new financial instruments that are still developing in this field, considerations for stock exchange by incorporating this facet, trends of investors, banks and how regulators play a role in all of this. The purview also includes a study of the linkage between international policy developments and the resulting inception of sustainable finance. 

    The Sustainable Finance Certification course by IIM Ahmedabad will expose decision makers in related fields with the right tools and techniques to the complexities that arise which further affect green assets and a way to mobilize financing for the same. Another important target is to tackle the risks that come along in the process of maintaining green projects, especially for India’s economy development plans. 

    The Highlights

    The Sustainable Finance Certification course by IIM Ahmedabad offers the following highlights: 

    • Open for both Indian and foreign participants 
    • Learn the Basics of Sustainable Finance, Opportunities and Challenges 
    • Study Sustainable Asset Management 
    • Gain a Shared Learning Experience 

    Program Offerings

    • Case Sessiions
    • Lectures
    • Presentations
    • exercise
    • labs

    Courses and Certificate fees

    Certificate AvailabilityCertificate Providing Authority
    yesIIM Ahmedabad
    • Indian students are entitled to pay Rs. 64,000 plus GST as Programme Fees. 

    • For international students, the Sustainable Finance Programme Fee is equivalent to the same amount in US Dollars for foreign students.

    • The total amount is inclusive of programme materials, tuition fees, lodging and boarding. 


    Total amount in INR

    Programme Fee

    Rs. 64,000 + GST


    One of the objectives of the Sustainable Finance certification course by IIM Ahmedabad is to offer managers a shared learning experience in order to gain an understanding of the opportunities, challenges as well as complexities that arise in the field of sustainable finance and absorb as much exposure as possible of this novel and dynamic field. The programme aims at encouraging sustainable finance for better and healthier growth of the economies around the world; keeping in mind the future of technology and its adverse effects if it continues on the same path. 

    An insight into the latest developments in the domestic as well as international areas of the programme will provide plentiful information to the participant on how the field is progressing. The new innovations in the area and case studies on various topics will abreast the participants on sustainable financing. For example, off grid energy, green bonds, green urban housing and energy efficiency.

    Knowing the market of a particular industry is the road to success in the same. The programme aims to provide ample knowledge of how far the market has come, its rate of development and what spurs the same. 

    Eligibility Criteria

    Certification Qualifying Details 

    The participants will receive a certification of participation only if they complete the session entirely and not before that. 

    What you will learn

    Financial Management

    The participants will be able to learn the following concepts:

    • The participants in Sustainable Finance Certification Course will be well versed in the basics of sustainable finance that will help them establish a strong foundation for their future development projects in the same field. 
    • The programme specifically includes target points that focus only on building a strong base for the participants, keeping in mind that it is an emerging concept and not much is known about it. 
    • The topics that will help build an understanding of the concept are namely, Introduction to Sustainable Finance and Economic Transition to lower carbon future.
    • After learning about the concept, the participants will then be enlightened upon the various opportunities and challenges that will arise once they economically transition to a lower carbon trading method. 
    • They will also be taught risk mitigation in case they are faced with the discussed challenges and complexities.
    • The participants will study sustainable asset management in order to preserve their interests when they start on this venture in Sustainable Finance Certification Course. 
    • It will also focus on the role of banks, stock exchanges and regulators in this aspect, hence securing the asset from every dimension. 

    Who it is for

    The following persons, both Indians and foreign participants can apply for the Sustainable Finance programme to reap the maximum benefits:

    • Investors- Public and Private 
    • Banks- Public and Private 
    • Stock Exchange 
    • Regulators 
    • Corporate Enterprises 
    • Investment Banks
    • Consulting Companies

    The faculties in charge of the programme will alter the case studies to suit the foreign students and according to the audience. The material of the course is not specific to India. 

    Admission Details

    Participants willing to apply for the Sustainable Finance course online must follow the below-mentioned steps:

    Step 1: Visit the official URL of the programme

    Step 2: You will land on the programme page. Click on Apply Now and then you will be directed to a page for filling the nomination. 

    Step 3: Once the details are filled for nominations, click on the submit button. 

    Step 4: The application will be sent for screening. In case it gets shortlisted, one needs to then go for payment.

    Step 5: Click on the Pay now button. The payment can be done via payment gateway and electronic fund transfer. Once the payment is made, kindly mail the transaction details for confirmation. 

    Evaluation process

    There is no exam for the Sustainable Finance course online. The selection is based on nominations sent to IIM Ahmedabad. The profiles are screened basis which the selection is done. 


    IIM Ahmedabad Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

    1: What is the total fees of this programme on Sustainable Finance?

    The total fees of this programme for Indian students is Rs. 80000 plus GST. International students need to pay a fee equivalent to Indian rupees in US Dollars. 

    2: What is the pedagogy of this programme?

    The pedagogy of this programme is case study, lectures, discussions, labs and presentations. 

    3: In case I am absent in any session, will I be given a certificate?

    In case, you are absent in any session, you will not be given a certificate of participation. In fact, to get the certificate, you should be attending all the sessions. 

    4: Is this course an off campus or on campus programme?

    This is an on-campus programme which includes accommodation as well. 


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