SCMHRD's MBA-Finance Program has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program
SCMHRD has become the latest school to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program and the very first one in India. SCMHRDâ€™s MBA-Finance Program has been acknowledged as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) and placing emphasis on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice within the program. This program positions students well to obtain the Chartered Financial AnalystÂ® designation, which has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world.
Entry into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program signals to potential students, employers, and the marketplace that SCMHRDâ€™s curriculum is closely tied to professional practice and is well-suited to preparing students to sit for the CFA examinations. Through participation in this program, SCMHRD is eligible to receive a limited number of student scholarships for the CFA Program each year.
â€œStudents in these programs study the Candidate Body of Knowledge, which include knowledge, skills, and abilities thatinvestment experts worldwide have identified as essential best practice,â€ said Stephen Horan, Ph.D., CFA, CIPM,Head, University Relations & Private Wealth. â€œBy mastering the fundamentals of the CFA Program as well as the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, these future investment professionals join us in our mission to promote the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence for the ultimate benefit of society.â€
Established in 1993, the Masters in Business Administration of SCMHRD is one of the most prestigious programs in India. The program provides students with a comprehenÂÂÂÂsive formation through humanistic courses complemented with strong technical analytical and management skills to understand the business environment. The MBA program can be completed in four semesters and has four areas of specialization, finance being one of the most important ones.
SCMHRD's MBA in Finance is a full-time program. The program offers a mix of theoretical and applied courses seeking a balance between the theory and empirical aspects of finance, trying different aspects with the rigor that analysis and financial management requires.