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PGCM 2020

PGCM

Programme Architecture

The Post Graduate Certificate in Management (Data Science in Financial Markets) Programme comprises of five trimesters having 16 courses and project / internship carrying a total of 45 credits. The curriculum is designed to provide research-based inputs and industry insights through a team of academicians and market experts. The details of the same are as follows:

 

Subject Code

Trimester I

Hours

Credits

101

Mathematics 

30

3

102

Statistics

30

3

103

Computer Programming

30

3

 

 

 

 

Subject Code

Trimester II

Hours

Credits

201

Financial Economics

15

1.5

202

Financial Institutions & Products 

15

1.5

203

Advanced Computer Programming

30

3

204

Econometric and Time Series Analysis 

30

3

 

 

 

 

Subject Code

Trimester III

Hours

Credits

301

Fixed Income

15

1.5

302

Financial Derivatives

15

1.5

303

Market Microstructure and Algorithmic Trading 

30

3

304

Machine Learning and Deep Learning Models

30

3

 

 

 

 

Subject Code

Trimester IV

Hours

Credits

401

Applications of Data Science in Securities Markets, Insurance Markets and Banking (Credit Risk)

15

1.5

402

Financial Data     and Management 

15

1.5

403

Security Analysis and Portfolio Management

30

3

404

Big Data Processing and Visualization

30

3

 

 

 

 

Subject Code

Trimester V

Hours

Credits

501

Financial Analytics

30

3

502

Project/Internship

 

6

Total Programme Credits

45

 

The performance of participants is assessed on continuous evaluation process in each trimester. Evaluation is through quizzes, surprise tests, mid-term tests, end-term examinations, class participation, presentations, submissions, projects, etc., as may be indicated by the faculty members in the course outline. At the end of the programme, participants shall be awarded with Grades, subject-wise as well as the CGPA. The PGCM (DSFM) Certification will be awarded to successful candidates at a convocation ceremony.

 

Programme Schedule

The programme will take place in class-room mode on weekends at NISM, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai. The class timings would be as follows:

Day

Timings

Teaching Hours

Break Time

Saturday

6 pm to 9:15 pm

3 hours

15 Minutes

Sunday

10 am to 5 pm

6 hours

  1. Hour

 

Note: The classes will initially be in online format (webinar-mode), till the COVID-19 pandemic situation improves. Hostel facility is available, at NISM Campus in Patalganga, for the benefit of participants from outside Mumbai. 

Note: The Management reserves the right to change, amend programme structure as and when it deems fit.

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