Medium of instructions English
Mode of learning Self study
Mode of Delivery Video and Text Based
The online certification session on Behavioral and Personal Finance by Swayam will be elaborately covering the behavioral aspects that are involved in personal finance planning and also financial decision making. In the Behavioral and Personal Finance certification syllabus, the participants will further be introduced to the- mathematical, theoretical, and empirical underpinnings of the anomalies and the biases that the investors are facing in the financial markets. The twelve-week certification program further focuses on the- personal financial planning and behavioral approach to investment.
The online session will be helping the enrolled candidates to explore the most common mistakes and biases that the professionals make while dealing with finances. The session will be training the students to frame, strategize and also implement strategies to ensure proper financial implementation. The course will also conduct discussions on- mathematical illustrations, related theories, and experimental exercises which will help the candidates in their professional careers.
- Course duration is 12 weeks
- Certificate of completion provided IIT Kharagpur and NPTEL
- The course provider is Swayam
- Online learning program
- 100% free of cost
- Case study
- Reading material
- Audio lectures
Course and certificate fees
Type of course
- The Behavioral and Personal Finance fee for the registration is not required to be paid by the students.
- Rs.1,000/- has to be paid by the participants who are willing to sit for the examination.
Behavioral and Personal Finance fees details
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Who it is for
The Behavioral and Personal Finance program is for the following students-
- The candidates who are pursuing economics from the branch of B.E can apply for the course.
- The MBA students can also appear for sessions.
Certification Qualification Details
The Behavioral and Personal Finance certification will be issued only to the students who have registered themselves for the final examination. The candidates need to clear the program with 75% marks and score an average of 25% in 8 out of 12 assignments. Then only they will get a certificate of completion for the Behavioral and Personal Finance program.
What you will learn
The students in the Behavioral and Personal Finance program will study-
- Applicants will be learning about the process of alternative investment.
- They will be enhancing their skills on the topic of personal finance.
- Students will be studying the investment strategies that are involved in the process of investing.
- The Behavioral and Personal Finance certification syllabus includes information about financial markets.
- Candidates will be learning about behavioral economics.
- The alternative investment methods will also be discussed and covered in the course.
- Applicants will be learning about financial planning and the process of budgeting.
- Students in the course will be covering details about utility preferences.
- All the core principles related to consumer credit will be learned.
- The registered students will be studying the process of heuristics in financial markets.
Filling the form
Participants who want to apply for the Behavioral and Personal Finance certification course are required to follow the given steps-
Step 1: The mentioned link has to be visited by the students to access the details-https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/noc21_mg40/preview
Note- The form of the application is not available since the program is being held. To get more details the students can get in touch with the help-desk
Introduction to behavioral economics and finance: the concept of expected utility, the vonNeumann Morgenstern framework.
Non-expected utility preferences and its applications in finance.
Beliefs, biases and heuristics in financial markets.
Basics of personal finance, financial planning, and budgeting.
Investment decision making and behavioral finance
Investment strategies for individual investors.
Purchasing decisions, consumer credit and related issues.
Alternative investment and structured finance.
How it helps
The Behavioral and Personal Finance certification course is for the candidates who are pursuing their degree course from economics. The B.E or B.Tech or MCom or MBA (eco) or BBA and BM candidates will also equally benefit from the online session. Upon completion of the course, the skills and techniques that the students will be securing a career in the field of banking and finance, they will get placed in the following industries- companies from BFSI (financial services, banking, and insurance) sector: Edelweiss Fin. Services Ltd, Yes Bank, Nomura, CFA Institute, Barclays India, Capital First Ltd, and other financial advisory firms also include investment banking companies such as DB and JPMC and others. The students who are appearing for the final exam will be rewarded with an e-certificate which is going to be issued by the institute of NPTEL and the Indian Institute of Kharagpur.
All the students who are appearing for the Behavioral and Personal Finance online course will be guided by the faculty from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. The online course has been structured under the guidelines that have been provided by the Ministry of Education and is being organized by the organization of Swayam.
The name of the industries that are supported is- Companies from BFSI (Banking, Financial Services & Insurance) sector: Yes Bank, Edelweiss Fin. Services Ltd, CFA Institute, Capital First Ltd, Barclays India, Nomura, and other financial advisory firms which include investment banking companies such as DB, JPMC, etc.
The Behavioral and Personal Finance fee details are being provided on the official website of Swayam.
Yes, students who are currently pursuing a B.Tech degree can apply for the course.
The course is being partnered with the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
No, for the Behavioral and Personal Finance training the students will not be provided with scholarships of any kind.
The Behavioral and Personal Finance certification course is being scheduled for a time period of twelve weeks.
To get the certificate all the appearing students are required to score a minimum of 75% marks.
The Behavioral and Personal Finance training will be held on online mode.
The students need to apply for any examination for appearing in the course.
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