Finance and accounting is believed to be the oldest among modern management sciences. A career in finance and accounting offers esteem, money and wealth of knowledge. Financial and accounting career courses are available at every nooks and corners of the country.
There has been tremendous growth in career opportunities for finance and accounting personnel in India recently. Given to the present day complexities of business, professionally well qualified professionals are highly in demand to perform the complex responsibilities.
Utilizing the entire financial and accounting training institutions in the country, an estimated 400,000 personnel are trained in India per year ranging from an 'accountant' in a local trading shop to the prestigious Chartered Accountant qualification.
Top Finance & Accounting Career Institutions
Institute of Costs and Works Accountants of India (ICWAI) The ICWAI was constituted by the Govt. of India through an Act of Parliament called The Cost and Works Accountants Act 1959 as amended by the Cost and Works Accountants (Amendment) Act 2006.
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in India (ICAI), a statutory body established under an Act of the Indian Parliament, awards the nation's top professional accounting qualification. It is the prime Chartered degree which entitles the awardees' to work as an independent practitioner.
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Program Chartered Financial Analyst qualification is an international accounting degree awarded by US based CFA Institute and considered as the most reputable qualification with the greatest regard. The CFA Institute has established a center at Mumbai with a view to spread the spirit of professionalism among investment professionals.
Other Leading Institutes
- Indian Institute of Finance
- Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai
- International Institute for Insurance and Finance, Hyderabad
- Indian Institute of Banking & Finance, Mumbai
- National Institute of Bank Management, Pune
Accounting & Finance Courses in India
- Chartered Accountant (CA)
- Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
- MBA Finance Program
- Diploma Courses in Accounting, Finance
- Certificate Courses in Accounting
- Insurance & Actuarial Courses