Advanced Certification Program in Finance in collaboration with IBM

Empower Your Future: Master Finance with Integrity in our Advanced Certification Program, Powered by IBM.
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Recorded & Live Sessions with access to content with voiceovers
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20+ Case Studies and Projects
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Access to extensive resources and tools
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AI-enabled integrated Assessment Centre
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Insight-rich reports with quality scores and performance insights

About the Program

The Advanced Certification Program in Finance in collaboration with IBM is a comprehensive program that is designed to provide you with a cutting-edge and well-rounded education in the field of business administration, equipping you with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in today's dynamic business environment. This program is structured to offer a diverse range of specializations, allowing you to tailor your education to match your career goals and interests. We believe that every learner is unique, and our program is designed to empower you with the expertise and insights you need to excel in your chosen field. 


Become a financial expert with our Finance specialization. Learn to analyze financial data, manage assets, and make sound investment decisions. You'll be well-prepared to navigate the complex world of finance and contribute to the financial success of organizations. Financial Statement Analysis is the systematic examination of a company's financial statements to assess its performance and financial health. 


Moving beyond traditional finance boundaries, the curriculum extends to Business Accounting, Finance, and Economics. Here, participants explore the intricate interplay between accounting and finance within the broader economic context. The intersection of finance and marketing comes alive in the Marketing Strategy specialization. Participants develop skills to create and implement effective marketing plans, ensuring that financial goals align seamlessly with strategic marketing decisions, thereby enhancing their ability to drive business success. 


Our program offers a flexible and accessible learning experience, allowing you to study at your own pace and from anywhere in the world. With the combined expertise of our ed-tech company and IBM, you'll benefit from a curriculum that integrates the latest industry trends, practical knowledge, and academic excellence. 


Join us in shaping your future with our innovative program that align your career aspirations. We're committed to your success and look forward to guiding you on your journey to becoming a well-rounded and highly skilled business professional.

This course will,

  • Help you prepare and analyze financial statements and reports
  • Help you in the application of economic theory and tools to strategic decision-making in business
  • Develop and implement effective marketing strategies for different segments and markets
  • Create value for customers and stakeholders through marketing and operations management
  • Enhance your communication skills for verbal, nonverbal, and cross-cultural contexts

We hope that you will gain the required knowledge from this program and demonstrate the skills learnt.

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Hannah Datz serves as the Vice President of Customer, Supply Chain and Finance Workflows for ServiceNow. She is responsible for the fastest growing product portfolio in the company, which surpassed $1B in 2023. In this role, she supports enterprise customers in their front office business transformation. Separately, Hannah built a new business unit go-to-market for back-office processes from the ground up. Before ServiceNow, she spent 13 years at SAP, where she led sales and technical organizations in the Customer Experience technology space. She is a previous board member of La Salle University and has engaged in both for-profit and non-profit C-Level advisory work. Hannah earned her master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where she received an academic honor for her research on diverse leaders and authentic leadership.
Hannah Datz
University of Pennsylvania
Master of Science - MS, Organizational Leadership
Korneliya is a highly accomplished professional with an extensive track record of success in executive and senior leadership roles at both international and local companies. Her professional journey includes serving as Site Operations Officer at Uber Engineering Sofia, HR Director at Experian Bulgaria, Chief People Officer and a member of the Board of Directors at Sopharma Trading, and Director of HR for South East Europe at SAP.
Kornelia Veneva
University of National and World Economy
Masters, International Business
Accomplished M&A and Corporate Finance leader with 12+ years of experience across North America and Asia. TMT focus with broad industrials and renewables experience Highly analytical project quarterback with extensive experience leading cross functional teams through complex projects Led M&A and financing transactions totaling over $300 billion in transaction value. Advisory transaction experience includes private and public company capital raise, buy-side and sell-side, board level strategic review, Merger of Equals, corporate / project structuring including JVs, partnerships, REITs etc.
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Shalini is a Data Science enthusiast with over nine years of experience in the field. She completed her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Applications and is a Merit Award holder from IGNOU. Her continuous learning and skill development were further demonstrated by her pursuit of certificate courses ‘A’ Level from NIELIT (DOEACC) and Python for Data Science from IIT Madras (NPTEL). She is an Oracle Data Science Professional Certified. She has recently achieved three Azure certifications and became an AWS Cloud Practitioner, strengthening her proficiency in cloud computing technologies. In terms of work experience, she has been actively teaching, equipping students with the knowledge and skills required to excel in the technology industry. She is employed with EduBridge as a Content Manager and Subject Matter Expert in Data Analytics and Business Intelligence, allowing her to leverage her expertise and passion for data science to develop aspiring professionals. Beyond her professional endeavors, Shalini is deeply enthusiastic about engaging in research work within Data Science, Machine Learning, and AI. She aspires to make meaningful contributions to resolving real-world problems effectively
Shalini Kumari
Data Analytics and Business Intelligence Expert
Girish is an entrepreneur who has a vision coupled with an unwavering want to create. He brings 15 years of experience across Education, FMCG and Financial Service sectors and is driven by a visceral “hard-wired” need to strategize, to innovate and to disprove the words - “It can't be done”. His greatest passion lies in unlocking the potential that each individual has, and in enabling them to achieve their best. He strongly believes that in this golden era of opportunities in India, the biggest factor of success for our country will be our ability to transform our people into high performing contributors to the economy. This led to the birth of EduBridge and is still central to the vision and mission of EduBridge. Girish comes from a strong operational background having worked in one of the world's largest FMCG companies - Procter & Gamble. He then moved on to an investment bank in Mumbai where he worked with global financial investors to bring investments into the Indian market. The invaluable combination of financial as well as operations experience stands him in good stead to lead EduBridge. An IIM Bangalore graduate, Girish is passionate about developing businesses which are also beneficial to the society. He is a sports fanatic and claims that he would have been a part of the Indian cricket team had it not been for IIM. Girish walks the talk when he says - “Chase the vision, not the money; the money will end up following you. Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.
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Founder & CEO
Prakarsh- It is said that being a finance man, you automatically start off looking better than you are because you are fluent in the language of numbers - and that's the language of business. Right from Fund Raising to Designing, Implementing & Monitoring Finance Operations and Control Systems for a geographically diverse organisation, like EduBridge, Prakarsh has done it all. Since 2014, Prakarsh has worked extensively to cover all aspects of the finance functions, developed a very strong team and he has also been actively involved in defining and planning strategic business goals. Gold Medallist-Post Graduate from S P Jain and a Chartered Accountant (Eq. to CPA), Prakarsh has been one of the team members, recognised for winning National Level - Ace the Case (Business Case) organised by KPMG and he also represented at the International Level in Spain, Europe. Prakarsh's work experience boasts of association in Investment Banking at Mizuho Securities and in Strategic Planning, Assurance and Taxation services with Sanghvi, Sanghvi & Sanghvi. He strongly believes that, “One of the key roles of a Finance Head is to shine a light in corners where other people don't want it to be shining and to tell the facts as they are, not how others would like to see them.”
Prakarsh Jain
Head -Finance
Lovina is a doting wife and mother, she believes that “Life is a Learning Curve - so unlearn, learn and re-learn every day!” and she lives this belief to the fullest every day. She says, “It's in the most difficult times that we discover our capabilities. When you are passionate, you do not give up. You cant do it all by yourself. Create relationships with like-minded people both in your field and in complementary disciplines because this makes you and your business acumen stronger, open your eyes to pathways for improvement that you might not have considered. This is the way to succeed” An established professional with over 18 years of experience in Learning & Development, Change Management, Performance Management and Customer Service Operations during which she has successfully implemented and managed L&D framework for organizations across various industries and has delivered specialised training programs across multiple sectors BFSI, IT, Retail, Hospitality, Auto, Logistics - PAN India. Lovina's strength lies in her competency in Instructional Designing and Content Development for in-house programs, government projects and corporate projects. She has designed and developed in-house Learning Management Systems to drive consistency in delivery of Training across India - creating facilitators out of trainers. Lovina has also been pivotal in launching, implementing and managing different products such as GuruSchool, School of Coding and EduBridge Online.
Lovina Anthony
Head - Learning & Development
Debdutta is a Learning and Development enthusiast within the Education and Workforce Development industry. With over 12 years of professional experience, she has worked alongside a diverse international clientele. Armed with a Post Graduation Degree in Management and a specialisation in Marketing, she brings a unique blend of strategic thinking and a deep understanding of the workforce landscape. Fueled by a genuine passion for helping individuals learn and grow, she firmly believes education is the key to unlocking human potential. Currently, she is employed as a Senior Manager for Learning and Development at EduBridge. Having worked with international clientele, she has gained invaluable exposure to diverse cultures and an acute understanding of global workforce dynamics. It has honed her ability to tailor learning solutions that cater to the unique needs of learners from different backgrounds, ensuring inclusivity and relevance. Beyond her professional achievements, she enjoys staying abreast of emerging trends of Generative AI and its best use case practices within the education and workforce development industry and actively participates in contributing to relevant forums.
Debdutta Dey
Sujaya is an ardent finance professional with a deep love for education and a strong commitment to empowering aspiring finance professionals. She completed her Post-Graduate Diploma in Banking and Relationship Management from the Manipal Academy of Banking and is equipped with advanced industry knowledge. With over 5 years of banking and commerce experience, she had tremendous exposure through various finance roles, allowing her to gain invaluable insights and expertise. She has led extensive training programs for NISM certification and product knowledge while consistently maintaining high standards through ISO and internal audits. Currently, she is associated with EduBridge Learning Pvt. Ltd. as a Content Manager and Subject Matter Expert - Investment Banking Operations, Accounting, and BFSI. Additionally, Sujaya has received recognition as the Best Young Entrepreneur Award for ideas in investment during one of her stints as a freelancer. She is passionate about what she does and believes in positively impacting finance education
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Banking and Financial Services Expert
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Software Testing Expert

Eligibility criteria

Education Criteria:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
Transcripts from all previous institutions attended
Learner must be able to communicate well in English, as the training will be conducted exclusively in English.
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Infra Requirements
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
Learners having 12th grade plus three-year Diploma and two or more years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience can enroll for this degree.
Learners having 12th grade plus a three-year diploma and less than two years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience have to take an entrance exam.
Learners having 12th grade plus a two-year diploma and five years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience have to take an entrance exam.
Learners having 10th grade plus a three-year diploma and seven years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience can enrol for this degree.
Learners having 10th grade plus a three-year diploma and five-six years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience have to take an entrance exam.
Learners having 12th grade and more than twelve years of relevant work experience or managerial work experience can submit their documents for evaluation.
Learner must be able to communicate well in English, as the training will be conducted exclusively in English.


Explore our array of specialized tracks designed to cater to your unique interests and goals. From cutting-edge topics to time-tested classics, there's something for everyone. Download our brochure now to uncover the possibilities and start shaping your future today!
Financial Accounting and Reporting
Introduction to Accounting
Accounting Process - Recording of Business Transactions
Understanding Financial Statements
Financial Statement Analysis
Accounting for Bonus Issue and Right Issue
Project & Assessment
Business Marketing and Operations
Fundamentals of Marketing Operations
Marketing Operations Structure and Responsibilities
Tools and Techniques for Marketing Operations
Integration and Decision Making in Marketing Operations
Project Management and Performance Measurement
Project and Assessments
Business Accounting, Finance and Economics
Foundations of Financial and Managerial Analysis
Strategic Planning and Competitive Positioning
Financial Reporting and Management Control
Financial Systems and Personal Finance
Advanced Business and Financial Strategies
Project and Assessments
Strategic Economics
Market Analysis and Dynamics
Strategic Decision-Making and Game Theory
Government Policies and Regulations
Risk Analysis and Behavioral Factors
Principles of Economics
Foundations of Economic Analysis
Project & Assessments
Marketing Strategy
Foundations of Marketing Strategy
Communications and Pricing Fundamentals
Channel Management and Retailing
Market Research and Analysis
Marketing Communications and Branding
Project and Assessments
Effective Managerial Communication
Verbal Communication Skills
Team Communication and Collaboration
Negotiation, Persuasion, and Conflict Resolution
Effective Communication Practices
Professional Communication
Performance Communication
Project and Assessments
Statistics and Data Analysis
Introduction to Statistics Fundamentals
Descriptive Statistics Fundamentals
Inferential Statistics Fundamentals
Confidence Intervals
Hypothesis Testing
Project and Assessments
Technology and Operations Management
Strategic Operations Management
Process Optimization and Efficiency
Information Systems and Technology
Risk Management and Decision Analysis
Customer-centric Operations
Project and Assessments
Business Leadership and Strategy
Foundations of Business Strategy and Leadership
Strategic Planning and Execution
Effective Leadership and People Management
Communication and Influence
Ethical Leadership and Decision-Making
Project and Assessments
Supply Chain Management
Introduction to Supply Chain Management
Historical Perspective and Evolution of Supply Chain
Key Concepts and Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management
Drivers, Challenges, and Trends in Supply Chain Management
Operational Aspects of Supply Chain Management
Project and Assessments
Financial Statement Analysis
Introduction to Financial Analysis
Financial Statement Analysis
Vertical and Horizontal Income Statement Analysis
Report Preparation of Financial Statement Analysis
Project and Assessments
Investment Strategies
Keys to Understand Investment
Market Cycles and Bull & Bear Market Investment Strategies
Risk Management & Private Equity
Risk-Adjusted Return Measures
Project and Assessments
Global Finance and Emerging Markets
Introduction to Global Finance and Emerging Markets
International Capital Markets
Financial Regulation in Global Finance
Risk Management in Emerging Markets
Emerging Market Investments and Strategies
Project & Assessment

Uncover the top skills taught in our comprehensive course

Strategic Thinking
Leadership and Team Management
Critical Analysis
Global Perspective
Data-Driven Decision-Making
Analytical Skills
Strong Work Ethic
Financial Analysis
Market Dynamics Analysis
Economic Trends
Statistical Analysis
Written Communication Skills
Project Management SKills
Global Market Dynamics
Problem-Solving Skills
International Strategy
Technical Skills
Interpersonal Skills

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Projects that you will work on
Learn by working on real-world problems - Implement what you’ve learned with over 20+ real-world projects and case studies specially formulated by industry experts to make you job-ready.

Tesla, Inc. - Financial Analysis

Analyze Tesla's recent financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements. Calculate and interpret key financial ratios to evaluate the company's financial stability and its ability to generate positive cash flow.

Apple Inc. - Financial Analysis

Analyze Apple's recent financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements. Calculate and interpret key financial ratios such as profitability, liquidity, and solvency to assess the company's financial health.

Satyam Computer Services Scandal

Satyam Computer Services
Explore the Satyam Computer Services scandal in India. Analyze the manipulation of financial statements, fake invoices, and the role of company executives in the fraud. Discuss the impact on stakeholders, including investors and employees.

IPO Pricing and Market Sentiment

Investigate the pricing strategies employed by a technology company in its IPO. Analyze the interplay between market sentiment, investor demand, and the company's growth prospects in determining the IPO offer price.

Franklin Templeton's Case

Franklin Templeton
Investigate how Franklin Templeton managed risk and responded during the 2008 financial crisis. Analyze fund performance, strategies employed, and communication efforts to address investor concerns.

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Project Consultation and Feedback with an Expert
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Guest Lectures with Experts from the Industry
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Yes, this certification program is designed to accommodate the schedules of working professionals, offering flexible learning options such as online classes and recorded lectures.

Having an IBM certification can also help to stand out in a competitive job market, as it shows that one is dedicated to his/her career and has a strong understanding of IBM technologies. This can help the learner stand out from other job applicants and improve their chances of getting hired.

At EduBridge, we are committed to delivering top-quality interview services to our learners. Our team works diligently to match learners with suitable interview opportunities in alignment with their skills and preferences. However, unforeseen circumstances can sometimes arise that may prevent us from fulfilling our commitment to provide interviews to the learner. In the unlikely event that we are unable to secure an interview opportunity for the learner, we offer a refund of INR 15000* on the Interview Passport. • Eligibility for Refund: The learner will be eligible for a refund if we have been unable to arrange interview opportunities as mentioned in the Terms & Conditions*. • Amount of Refund: The amount as mentioned above INR 15000 will be subject to full fees being paid by the learner. In case a learner has been awarded any discount on the course fees during enrolment, the said percentage of discount would also be adjusted during the refund. For example – Course Value is INR 80000 and during enrolment, learner was awarded a discount of 10% and therefore the net fees paid was INR 72000. In this situation, 10% would be deducted from the refund amount as well and in case refund situation arises, the amount refunded would be INR 13500 (for Interview Passport). • Refund Process: To initiate the refund process, the learner must submit a written refund request to The request should include the learner's full name, contact information, and enrolment details. • Processing Time: Once we receive a valid refund request, our team will review the case and process the refund within 30-45 working days Refund Amount: The refund amount will be issued using the same payment method used during enrolment. • Non-Applicability: The refund policy will not apply if the learner falls into any of the criteria which make the service void. This has been detailed in the terms and conditions section as well. Please note that this refund policy is designed to provide a fair resolution in cases where we are unable to fulfil our commitment to secure an interview opportunity. We remain dedicated to assisting our learners to the best of our abilities and aim to achieve successful outcomes for all learners. If you have any further questions or require clarification regarding our refund policy, please do not hesitate to contact our customer support team.

Yes, the certification is designed to be recognized by industry employers, and the collaboration with IBM adds credibility to the program.

Graduates can pursue roles such as Financial Analyst, Risk Manager, Financial Consultant, and other positions that require a blend of finance expertise and technology skills.

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The program is a specialized certification course designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills in finance, with a focus on practical applications using IBM's Course Certifications.

Participants may have access to online materials, industry experts, and a support system to help them navigate the coursework and projects.

We cover 5 modules of IBM in this course and they are Business Intelligence, Data Visualisation, Sectoral Analytics Fundamentals - Finance, Sectoral Analytics Advanced - Finance, and Client Behavior Classification in Banking. Please note that IBM believes in keeping their courses 100% relevant to the market trends, so they may archive/update the modules without any prior notice. In such a case, the EduBridge team will update the latest modules in the course curriculum and deliver the same to our learners.

The program is designed for finance professionals, recent graduates with a finance background, or individuals looking to transition into finance roles with a focus on leveraging advanced technologies.

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