MDP on Corporate Finance – A Primer

Faculty member(s) offering the MDP
Dr.N.R.Parasuraman, Dr.M.Sriram & Prof.S.Kannadas

Area: Finance

Objectives of the MDP

  • To expose the participants to the various facets of financing decision
  • To inculcate the process of linking financial decisions with maximising shareholders value.
  • To introduce the importance of time value of money in corporate financial decisions.
  • To introduce the tools used in used in corporate finance decisions.
  • To understand the importance of ‘Valuation’ in finance

Topic Coverage / Outline

  • Introduction to time value of money
  • Cost of capital and capital structure decisions
  • Working capital management decisions
  • Shareholder value creation
  • Introduction to various approaches to valuation of securities and business.


The programme includes a mixture of lectures, practical demonstrations using MS-Excel and HBR (Harvard Business Review) case studies.

Participants Expected Profile:

Operating managers, divisional heads, profit-centre heads, who have basic understanding of accounting/finance knowledge and who wish to upgrade their skills in finance, equip with tools which helps in key decisions.

Fees Proposed per participant

Rs.3500/- per participant plus GST. The program fee covers Training fee, Learning Material comprising of Books and Hand-outs, Lunch & Refreshments, and Certification.

Corporate discount of 10% will be offered to organizations nominating two or more participants. Nominations to be received on or before June 22 (Saturday)