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NSE Academy Industry Readiness Program on BFSI




1 month

Rs. 4999 plus GST
Early Bird Discount available

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For more information, please contact

Gokulnath Raja | | 8879918720

The Indian banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) industry is multi-faceted, consistently innovating and expanding, and offers a wide range of career opportunities at various levels. The NSE Academy Industry Readiness Programs impart practical knowledge and industry-relevant skills to make students industry-ready for the ever-growing BFSI industry.

The program is offered in two modules:

  1. Banking & Insurance (NIRP-B&I)
  2. Capital Markets (NIRP-CM)

Note: Students will be able to attend ONLY ONE Module at a time, as the sessions will be held simultaneously. However, students can pursue the other module in the subsequent batches.

This unique program is designed for students keen to pursue careers in BFSI. NSE Academy has carefully crafted this program by analyzing the skill gap in the industry and soliciting inputs from industry stalwarts. The program adopts a combination of theoretical and practical pedagogical approaches for a holistic learning experience. The program features live online sessions to create a strong foundation of banking and insurance concepts, industry interaction sessions to provide insights into industry practices, trading simulation for experiential learning, projects for application-oriented learning, self-paced learning on a wide range of topics, soft skill sessions to hone interpersonal skills, interview skills, etc.

The focus of the program is to groom students to be industry-ready and become successful BFSI professionals.

Banking and Insurance Module

Banking and Insurance Domain (Live Online Classes)

1.    Introduction to Indian Banking Sector – 2 hours
2.    Banking Operations – 2 hours
3.    Retail Banking – 4 hours 
4.    Wholesale Banking – 4 hours
5.    Fee-based Services – 4 hours
6.    Digital Banking – 4 hours
7.    Introduction to Insurance and Life Insurance – 5 hours
8.    Non-life Insurance – 5 hours

Industry Expert Talk (Live Online)

9.1    Changing Banking Sector – 30 min
9.2    Innovations in Insurance – 30 min

Soft Skills (Live Online)

10.    Industry-ready Soft Skills – 1 hr
(Presentation Skills, Customer Management & Handling, Meetings and Business Calls in Digital World, Ace Personal Interviews, Email Etiquettes, etc.)

Hands-on Project (Online)

11.    Industry-relevant Project work – 18 hours

Self-paced Learning (on NSE Knowledge Hub)

Commercial Banking (Foundation), Commercial Banking (Proficient), Commercial Banking (Expert), Life Insurance (Foundation), Life Insurance (Proficient), General Insurance (Foundation)

Capital Markets Module

Capital Markets Domain (Live Online Classes)

1.    Introduction: Capital Markets – 2 hours
2.    Mutual Funds – 6 hours
3.    Futures and Options– 10 hours 
4.    Equity Research & Technical Analysis – 10 hours
5.    Regulations in Capital Markets – 2 hours

Industry Expert Talk (Live Online)

6.    Capital Markets – Industry Landscape – 1 hour

Soft Skills (Live Online)

7.    Industry-ready Soft Skills – 1 hour
(Presentation Skills, Customer Management & Handling, Meetings and Business Calls in Digital World, Ace Personal Interviews, Email Etiquettes, etc.)

Hands-on Project (Online)

8.    Industry-relevant Project work – 18 hours

Self-paced Learning (on NSE Knowledge Hub)

Equity (Foundation), Equity (Expert), Mutual Funds (Foundation), Derivatives (Foundation), Derivatives (Proficient), Derivatives (Expert), Trading on NSE SMART

The curriculum is indicative. NSE Academy reserves the right to change/modify the curriculum, at its sole discretion, in the larger interest of the participants

Program Highlights

  1. 60 hours of comprehensive learning experience from the comfort of your Home
  2. 30 hours of instructor-led live online sessions by industry experts
  3. Multiple pedagogical approaches - including case studies, contemporary examples, industry-relevant projects, and doubt clearance sessions with Mentors
  4. Hands-on exposure to trading through NSE SMART, a simulated market trading platform (for NIRP-CM only)
  5. Expert talks sessions to develop insights into industry paradigms
  6. Remote project work on contemporary industry-relevant topics to create an application-oriented experiential learning
  7. New-age soft skills and placement skills for success in recruitment process.
  8. Systematic Learning Plans (SLPs) - curated pathways on NSE Knowledge Hub for structured self-paced learning
  9. Recruitment exposure through NSE FinTalent
  10. Course Completion Certificate + Digital Badges for profile / CV enhancement
  11. Internship Opportunity at leading BFSI companies for meritorious students

Program Commencement

Batches commencing in May 2022

Program Fees

Rs. 4999/- plus GST for ONE Module

20% discount for early bird enrolment till 10th May 2022.

Attractive discounts for bulk enrolments from a college / university

Program level: Basic

Ideal for

Students of higher education (UG/PG) from any discipline

Prior knowledge on BFSI is not required.

Also suitable for

Faculty members (both teaching and non-teaching)

Working professionals from any stream/domain

BFSI enthusiasts


  1. Be industry-ready for BFSI
  2. Develop an holistic understanding of concepts like Digital Banking, Corporate Banking, Life / Non-life Insurance, Mutual Funds, Derivatives, etc.
  3. Get exposure to real-world trading practices through NSE SMART, a simulated market trading platform (for NIRP-CM only)
  4. Obtain a practical understanding of concepts through industry-relevant project work
  5. Obtain insights into current industry trends
  6. Develop skills on par with the industry standards
  7. Ace new-age soft skills for success in career


Complimentary Subscriptions

  1. NSE SMART – 3 months (for NIRP-CM only)

NSE SMART is a simulated market trading platform that creates a replica of NSE's stock trading terminal for learning trading through hands-on experience. The price information broadcasted on NSE SMART are real-world, trailing by just 15 minutes. Users get access to the equity, equity derivatives and currency derivatives segments of the stock exchange. Users can test their own trading strategies without any financial risk.

This complimentary subscription is worth Rs. 500

  1. NSE Knowledge Hub – One Year

NSE Knowledge Hub is an AI-powered Learning Experience Platform (LXP) that creates a unified, relevant and engaging learning experience for building skills and capabilities in BFSI. The platform has a rich curation of world-class content from industry stalwarts and experts, on topics ranging from banking to financial markets to insurance to financial technology. The platform is accessible 24x7 on smartphones, tablet computers, desktops and laptops.

This complimentary subscription is worth Rs. 999

  1. NSE FinTalent – lifetime

NSE FinTalent is a bridge between career aspirants and recruiters in banking, financial services, insurance and technology. NSE FinTalent addresses the latency that exists in the demand and supply of qualified resources in the BFSI and FinTech domains. FinTalent, through its programs like Source-Train-Asses-Retain (STAR), Career Assurance Programs, etc., supports recruiters in BFSI and FinTech in talent discovery and job seekers in career discovery.

Updated on: 02/01/2023