Swayam Central

Finance for Non-Finance

By Jayant K. Oke   |   Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
- The Course is designed for students as well as executives and common people who want to gain basics of Finance.
- The course is offered under ‘Cafeteria’ approach for the students under CBCS.
- This would help non-finance students to gain basics of Finance and develop ‘Finance Sense’.

- The illustrative Course Contents would be as follows:
  1. Basic Accounting Concepts, Financial Statements, 
  2. Financial Statement Analysis, Budgeting, Capital Budgeting, (CAPEX / OPEX), Sources of Finance, Time Value of Money.

Learners enrolled: 1761


Course Status : Ongoing
Course Type : Elective
Duration : 12 weeks
Start Date : 20 Jan 2020
End Date : 12 Apr 2020
Exam Date : 09 May 2020
Enrollment Ends : 08 Mar 2020
Category :
  • Management Studies
  • Level : Postgraduate


    Week 1: Basics of Finance & Financial Statements
    Week 2: Financial Statement Analysis – I
    Week 3: Financial Statement Analysis – II
    Week 4: Budgeting
    Week 5: Sources & uses of Funds
    Week 6: Sources of Long Term Finance
    Week 7: Capital Budgeting
    Week 8: Working Capital
    Week 9: Time Value Money
    Week 10: Cost Concepts & Profit Planning
    Week 11: Emerging Financial Services
    Week 12: Merger & Acquisition


    1. Financial Management by I.M.Pandey, Vikas Publishing House Pvt. Ltd.
    2. Financial Management by Prasanna Chandra, Tata McGraw Hill
    3. Financial Management by M.Y.Khan & P.K.Jain, Tata McGraw Hill
    4. Financial Management by Ravi M. Kishore, Taxmann Publications
    5. Financial Management by Paresh Shah, biztantra
    6. Financial Statements by White, Sondhi & Fried, Willey Books
    7. Financial Markets & Financial Services by Vasant Desai, Himalaya Publishing House


    Jayant K. Oke

    Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
    Mr. Jayant Oke, a Government Open Merit Scholar, has done his Masters in Arts (Economics) and Masters in Management Sciences (Marketing). He has also studied P. G. Diploma in Computer Applications & Systems Analysis and P. G. Diploma in Taxation Laws.

    He was selected as Probationary Officer by / for the State Bank Group in 1974 and was later also selected as Economist by/ for the B.S.R.B., Bangalore, in the 1980s. He has Banking experience of over 15 Years, both Line and Staff Assignments including Credit / Risk Management, Strategic Planning, Analysis of Macro & Micro Economic Issues.
    He is presently engaged in Corporate Training and Consulting and has been associated with some of the leading, blue chip, Corporate Organisations in India.

    He has been a Resource Person for Faculty Development Programmes conducted / sponsored by University Grants Commission (UGC) ,  All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) , Directorate  of Technical Education (DTE) , Government of Maharashtra.

    He is Member, Board of Studies, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune; Member, Local Management Committee / Governing Council of PCMRD, Pune and is empaneled as Expert Member for Employability Skills & Career Development Programmes for students BY SPPU, Pune.

    He is also associated as a Visiting Faculty in Management with leading Management Institutes, including Bharati Vidyapeeth’s IMED, Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA), Savitribai Phule Pune University and Symbiosis Insritutes. 

    He has presented programs for University Grants Commission’s (UGC) “Country Wide Classroom” on India’s National TV Network (DD) on Economic Issues of current interests.

    He has Worked on Ford Foundation-funded projects on Good Governance.


    30% of Course Assessment and 70% of End - Term Proctored Exam