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Finance for Non-Finance Training

Finance for Non Professionals program is designed to explains key financial concepts, tools and techniques in a simple and lucid manner to help non-finance managers build and develop the much-needed financial credence into their decision making.

120 Ratings


Finance for Non Professionals program focuses on drawing authentic budgets, conducting accurate cost-benefit analysis, interpreting financial statements with authority and flair. Finance for Non Finance course is specially designed for Non-Finance Managers, it does not call for any financial qualification. However, it would be helpful if you are familiar with Excel (preferably Excel 2007 or 2010) as the course extensively makes use of excel-based case studies to explain important concepts in a simple and lucid manner.

  • Online Training

    15 Hours of Online Videos

  • Study Material

    Hands-on Case Study (Real Life) based learning using Excel Templates

  • Forum

    Forums to interact with faculty

  • Support

    24 X 7 Online Access* to Online materials & Tests Our doubt solving forum to interact with faculty & fellow students

Course Structure

  • Custom formatting in Excel
  • Creating Layout
  • EMI base case
  • Excel shortcuts
  • Referencing Framework in Excel
  • Need of Financial Statements Analysis
  • Introduction to Income Statement
  • Understand Income Statement of Accenture
  • Understand Revenue recognition
  • Understanding Balance Sheet
  • Comprehend Balance Sheet of Accenture
  • Exercise on Balance Sheet
  • Understanding Cash Flow Statement
  • Comprehend Cash Flow Statement of Accenture
  • Understand Complete Business Perspective
  • Basics of Ratios
  • Profitability Ratios
  • Liquidity Ratios
  • Activity Ratios
  • Solvency Ratios
  • Market Ratios
  • DuPont Analysis
  • Time Value of Money
  • NPV and IRR
  • NPV Profile and Crossover Rate
  • Free Cash Flow to Firm and Equity
  • Dividend Discount Model
  • Relative Valuation-Trading and Transaction Multiples
  • Understanding Breakeven Analysis
  • Case Study on Breakeven Analysis
  • Breakeven Dashboard
  • Breakeven Synergy
  • Long Lived Assets and Depreciation
  • Straight Line Depreciation
  • Double declining depreciation
  • Deferred Taxes-Assets and Liabilities
  • Amortization and Goodwill
  • Provision
  • Working Capital Management
  • Inventory Accounting
  • Mean, Median and Mode
  • Standard Deviation
  • Coefficient of Variation
  • Unit Economics- We will explain various concepts with the help of four different case studies
  • Motivations and Methods of accounting abuses
  • Case 1: Xerox Corporation
  • Case 2: WorldCom
  • Case 3: Enron Corporation
  • The objective of week 10 is to understand various concepts of budgeting with the help of budgeting exercise for IT Company.

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Benefits WHY?

  • This course will empower and enable non-finance managers to achieve career recognition and progression through improved ability and agility in:
    • Need of Financial Statements Analysis

    • Comprehending key financial terms and statements

    • Interpreting financial information using ratio analysis

    • Grasping the basics of company valuation

    • Conducting breakeven analysis and gaining familiarity with advanced accounting concepts

    • Tactical and strategic decision making using the "relevant cost" concept

    • Preventing accounting frauds through a better understanding of the fraud "psyche" and its diverse types dissected through detailed case studies

A Data Scientist, IT earns an average salary of

INR 620,244

per annum.


Job well done!! The engagement with the EduPristine rep was favourable. The trainer, was knowledgeable. I like the fact that he has hands-on experience rather than just theory based.

Syahida Ismail Manager, Corporate Intelligence

We sincerely appreciate the flexibility of teaching and customized guidance that the institute provided each of us. The intensity of the programme prepares one for high pressure situations. We are very grateful for the very valuable training and assistance provided to us by EDUPRISTINE.

Saloni Sharma EOL-E&P, Mumbai

Who should do this? TARGET

It is a specialized course exclusively designed for mid-to-senior level professionals from non-financial domains like Marketing, IT, Purchase, Production, Project and Human resources. As these professionals move up the career value chain, it becomes imperative for them to inculcate key financial skills like translating business performance in financial terms, comprehending top-lines and bottle-lines and developing the uncanny knack to think numbers on their feet.

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