A three-year BBA in Banking and Financial Services degree course includes the study of business management and related fields. It is a professional degree where theoretical ideas like management information systems, the basics of financial law, and marketing fundamentals are taught and supplemented by practical experience through case studies, industry visits, presentations, and summer internships. This curriculum is designed to give students specialised knowledge of banking and finance sector operations in addition to knowledge of basic management concepts.
Meaning and scope of Accounting, Basic Accounting Concepts and Conventions, Objectives of Accounting, Accounting Transactions, Adjustments, Receipts and Payments Account, Income & Expenditure Account and Balance Sheet of Non Trading Organizations, Bank Reconciliation Statement.
Financial system, Financial Assets, Financial Intermediaries, Financial Markets, Classification, Components of Financial Market, Financial Instruments, Multiplicity of Financial Instruments, Money Market and Capital Market and their Features, Importance of Money Market, Composition of Money Market, Money Market Instruments, Features of Indian Money Market.
Forward contracts, Limitations of forward markets, pay-offs, Forward Rate Agreement (FRA) and Forward Foreign Exchange Contract, Introduction to futures, Stock Futures, Index futures, Commodity Futures and Currency Futures Distinction between futures and forwards contracts, Call and Put Option- American and European Option- Put Call Parity, Types of Credit Derivatives- Types of Swap-Credit Default Swaps – Collateralized Debt Obligations(CDO).
Wealth, Welfare and Scarcity Views on Economics, Elasticity of
Demand and supply, Law of Diminishing Marginal utility, Law of Variable Proportion, Pricing Policy, Theoretical Framework of Business Environment, Socio-Cultural Environment.
DRI Scheme, Priority Sector Lending, Nationalisation of Banks and its Objectives, Micro- Finance, RRBs, Agent & Principal, Trustee & Beneficiary, Debtor and Creditor, Special Relationship – Rights of a Banker – Right of General Lien, SWIFT, Green Channel- Cheque Truncation System, Technology driven developments – ATM, Debit cards, Credit cards, Mobile banking, Internet banking.
Trends in Merchant Banking in India – SEBI & Merchant Banking, features, scope and importance of venture capital, Nitin Desai committee on venture capital, Angel investment.
Cannons of Taxation, Person, Assesse, Income, Previous Year, Assessment Year, Gross Avoidance, Planning, Exemption, Planning, Exemption, Deduction, Rebate, Relief, Residential Status and Tax Incidence.
Types of banking services, Features, Uses, Derivatives, Securities market, Modern banking.
Role and importance of Microfinance. Introduction to the financial sector for the poor and the disadvantaged, Difference between conventional finance and microfinance, Principles of microfinance- institutional structures and delivery mechanisms, Enforcement and savings, individual lending, group lending with joint liability.
Strategic thinking Vs Strategic management Vs Strategic planning, Meaning of strategic management, concept of strategy, policy and strategy, strategy and tactic, Strategy and strategic plan, Nature of strategic plan, nature of strategic decisions, approaches to strategic decision making.
Principles of BOP Accounting, Components of BOP, Significance of ‘Deficit’ &‘ Surplus’ in BOP, India’s BOP and Economic Performance, Capital Mobility and Capital Account Convertibility, Bretton Wood System, Present Day Currency Regimes, Birth of EMU and EURO, Role of IMF, IBRD, WTO.
Risk and Return- Different types of Risk measurement of Risk and Return of single security – Beta of Security, Financial Instruments, Overview of Indian Capital Market, Brief ideas on portfolio management, ideas on speculation, hedging, arbitraging.
Money Market and Capital Market and their Features, Objectives, Importance of Money Market, Composition of Money Market, Money Market Instruments, Features of Indian Money Market.
Understanding the concept of Corporate Governance, Holistic Approach for Managers in Decision Making, Professional ethos and code of professional ethics.
Organisational Behaviour-concepts- determinants- challenges and opportunities- Organizational Behaviour Models- Diversity in Organizations, Individual versus group decision making- Work Teams Behaviour -Communication and Feedback- Transactional Analysis-Johari Window.
The banking and financial services student are scheduled to join different branch visits thrice in one semester to know how the bank functions and any updates in case of banking operations. The students are registered on different financial platforms like Federal bank collaboration with Times of india, eduskills on financial Education, CMA members forum online Webinar. Demo classes on how a bank works, having demo instruments used in banks for their daily operations, and updated information on the Retail banking Sector. Eminent Speakers on financial Platforms in association to stock exchanges, Investment banking conducted via online webinar and Physical Seminars. Different Projects are also made in the classroom which is a group event on topics like futuristic banking prospects. Different fun activities are also conducted like Rock climbing, Group picnic, Across state industry visits, annual fests and others