Week 1 : Financial management-an overview, Financial decisions in the firms, the fundamental principles of finance, goals of financial management, building blocks of modern finance.
Week 2 : Risk-return trade off, Organization of finance functions, Emerging role of financial managers’ in India, Over view of financial statements – Income statement, Balance Sheet, Cash flow statement, Analysis of financial statements
Week 3 : Financial Planning & forecasting, Tools & techniques of Financial Planning & Forecasting, Sources of finance.
Week 4 : Time Value of Money, Future value of a single amount, Present value of a single amount, Future value of Annuity, Present value of Annuity & Perpetuity
Week 5 : Capital Budgeting –Concept and overview, Capital budgeting process, Project classification, Techniques of capital budgeting, Investment criteria
Week 6 : Net present value, internal rate of return, Modified Internal rate of return, Benefit cost ratio, Pay-back period method
Week 7 : Accounting rate of return, Investment appraisal in practice, Estimation of project cash flows – overview, Estimation of project cash flows-tools & techniques, Estimation of project cash flows-tools & techniques
Week 8 : Accounting rate of return, Investment appraisal in practice, Estimation of project cash flows – overview, Estimation of project cash flows-tools & techniques, Estimation of project cash flows-tools & techniques
Week 9 : Break-even analysis, some other models and tools of risk analysis, Project selection under risk, cost of Capital-Overview, Cost of debt & preference capital.
Week 10 : Cost of equity, Determining the proportions, WACC, WA Marginal cost of capital, Determining the optimum capital budget
Week 11 : Capital structure of firms-An overview, Net income approach, Net operating income approach, Traditional proposition, MM Proposition
Week 12 : Dividend decisions-An overview, Relevance of dividend, Dividend policy formulation, Dimensions of divined policy, Legal & procedural aspects of dividend decisions