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MBA in Finance


MBA in Finance is the most selected amongst the specialization in MBA. A major group of candidates are pulling in with this specialization. It is one of the most seasoned controls of Management courses.

Finance as a subject includes the management, control and audit of the accumulation, investment and assets of cash as a capital required for a mechanical building, plant and working. This action is called as the Financial Management which is controlled by the Finance Manager.

MBA in Finance program manages finance management. In basic terms, finance management includes arranging, obtaining and controlling a firm's / association's financial resources.

Courses & Eligibility

The eligibility requirements for the course of Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance is not very typical. It can be seen below:

  • Minimum 50% marks at 10th & 12th
  • Bachelor Degree with minimum 50% from a Recognized University
  • Candidate is required to pass Entrance Exam like: CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT, GMAT, IIFT, SNAP, NMAT.

Course Curriculum

The syllabus of the course of MBA (Master of Business Administration) in Finance may differ from college to college, but the structure and points secured, continue as before. A definite syllabus of the same is as per the following:

Core Subjects (First year)

Organizational Behaviour
Quantitative Methods Managerial Economics
Financial Accounting
Marketing Management
Human Resource Management
Business Communication
Information Technology Management  Organization Effectiveness and Change
Management Science
Economic Environment of Business  Financial Management
Management Accounting
Production and Operations Management
Marketing Research
Management of Information System

Electives (Second year)

Quantitative Analysis of Financial Decisions
Security Analysis and Investment Management
Portfolio Management
International Financial Management
Management of Financial Services
Management Control System
Corporate Taxation
Financial Derivatives
Project Planning, Analysis and Management
Risk Management
Fixed Income Securities
Corporate Governance
Financial Reporting

Career Prospect

After the degree of MBA in Finance, one can get employement in:

  • Asset Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Banking
  • Credit Risk Management
  • Derivatives Structuring
  • Hedge Fund Management
  • Private Equity
  • Treasury

After the degree of MBA in Finance, one can get the following job profiles:

  • Finanacial Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Finance Manager
  • Research Analyst

Pay & Remuneration

Salary will be different according to the job positions, eligibility and the position of the company you are working with. But the starting salary for MBA in Finance as a fresher can be expected Rs. 20,000 – 25,000/- per month.

Salary increases with time and the eligibility of the employee.

Famous Personalities

There are many known peoples in the field of Business Administration and Finance. Some of them are mentioned below:

  • Ding Xuedong (February 1960)
  • George Soros (12 August 1930)
  • Janet Louise Yellen (13 August 1946)
  • Benjamin Graham (9 May 1894 - 21 September 1976)
  • Meredith Ann Whitney (20 November 1969)
  • Harry Edson Browne (17 June 1933 - 1 March 2006)
  • Michael Chasen
  • Sarah Palin (11 February 1964)
  • George W. Bush (6 July 1946)
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger (30 July 1947)
  • Irene Rosenfeld (3 May 1953)
  • Indra Nooyi (28 October 1955)
  • Queen Rania of Jordan (31 August 1970)
  • Tony Fernandes (30 April 1964)
  • Tim Cook (1 November 1960)
  • Mary T. Barra (24 December 1961)
  • Indra Nooyi (28 October 1955)

Top Colleges in India

There are various colleges available for the course of MBA in Finance across India. Some of the famous colleges are as follows:

Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT)
New Delhi
Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
Xaviers Labour Research Institute (XLRI)

Other Details

Related MBA in Finance Courses are:

  • MBA Banking
  • MBA Business Economics

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