All About PGDM in Finance

PGDM in Finance is a two year postgraduate management diploma. It’s one of the core PGDM branches and also one of the most sought-after courses. It opens up various opportunities for students in the world of finance. A PGDM in Finance course teaches students skills such as management, pricing, asset management, financial planning and much more.

The emergence of fintech companies has given a big boost to the finance sector and more jobs are available in the market now. Read on to find out more about this specialisation.

Salary and Job Opportunities

M previously stated in this article, Finance PGDM grads have a lot of opportunities in the corporate world. Students can get placed in financial planning. It is a future proof investment which will take your career to the next level.

With a 150% placement record, Sunstone not only ensures multiple job offers, but also a secure career for its students. As a Finance PGDM grad you can choose to work in various fields like financial planning, banking, corporate finance and accounting.

Recruiters that have hired our students include Amazon, OYO, Zomato, Byju’s, Swiggy, Flipkart, Paytm, Axis bank, SBI, Jaguar and Reliance to name a few.


Financial Analyst -

a financial analyst analyzes analysis financial data and uses it to help the company make decisions.


Accounting Manager -

An Accounting Manager oversees the daily operations of the accounting department and establishes efficient accounting practices and policies.


Finance Manager -

As a Financial Manager you will be responsible for maintaining the financial health of the company and advising on investments and strategies the company should take


Business Analyst -

A Business Analyst assesses a business domain and documents its processes to help the company improve its products and services.


Bank Manager

A Bank Manager is responsible for supervising the smooth functioning of the bank

Our Top PGDM Recruiters in Finance

Why Do a PGDM in Finance From Sunstone Eduversity?

Importance of Finance

Finance is a very important sector in the corporate world as well as for the government. You can find opportunities in finance at every organisation.

Scope of a PGDM in Finance

A PGDM in finance from Sunstone Eduversity opens up various avenues for students, thus making them skilled to analyse company reports, forecast economic trends, balance risk and probability and much more.

Job Opportunities

With jobs in Asset Management, Corporate Finance, Credit Risk Management, and Corporate Banking, there is no dearth of jobs for MBA Finance grads.

  • You need to be a graduate in any field from a recognised university.
  • You need to have 50% aggregate marks minimum during graduation. (For SC/ST it’s 45%.)
  • Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply if they provide proof of completion of diploma within the specified duration.
  • Candidates must have appeared in one of the following PGDM entrance exams- CAT, MAT, CMAT, ATMA, XAT, GMAT, or state entrance exams.


At Sunstone, the PGDM curriculum is divided into 5 trimesters. The syllabus for the first three trimesters is common for everyone. You can read all about that here (PGDM Syllabus).

The Finance syllabus comes into play during Trimesters 4 and 5. Given below are the PGDM in Finance subjects-

Trimester 1

  • business communication for managers
  • technology in management
  • marketing management
  • organizational behaviour i
  • managerial economics
  • business accounting i
  • business mathematics

Trimester 2

  • managerial communication
  • analytical tools for managers i
  • brand management
  • organization behavior ii
  • corporate finance
  • business accounting ii
  • market research
  • business statistics

Trimester 3

  • professional communication
  • analytical tools for managers ii
  • sales management
  • human resource management
  • change management
  • working capital management
  • business problem solving
  • operations management
  • summer internship project

Trimester 4

  • Introduction to Financial Markets & Institutions
  • BFSI Products
  • Corporate Finance/Asset Management
  • Business Law

Trimester 5

  • Financial Statement Analysis/Financial Modeling
  • Corporate FInance 2
  • Insurance Management
  • Excel




  • Pay a nominal registration amount of INR 1,25,000*.
  • Pay no tuition fee for 2 years and become industry-ready.
  • Pay tuition fee only after getting placed.
  • Equal to 10 times of your gross monthly salary with a maximum fee of INR 6,00,000.

If your salary is:
₹ 51k/month

₹ 20,000

₹ 50,000

₹ 1,00,000+

You Pay: ₹ 6 Lakhs


  • Pay a fixed fee of INR 3,15,000* at the time of admission.
  • Pay no additional fee for the next 2 years.
  • Get a complete refund if not placed at the end of the course.
  • Your money will be returned without any undisclosed deduction. No questions asked.

If your salary is:
₹ 51k/month

₹ 20,000

₹ 60,000

₹ 1,00,000+

You Pay: ₹ 3.15 Lakhs

Our Campuses

We've built our whole world around your ambitions. We have 23 campus partners all around the
country so that you can get the Sunstone experience, no matter where you are.

NIU, Greater Noida

NIET, Greater Noida

PISM, Bangalore

Rayat-Bahra, Mohali

JECRC University, Jaipur

RR Institutions, Bangalore

SAGE University, Indore

GD Goenka, Gurugram

Aditya Institute of Management, Pune

IBMR, Hubli

Netaji Subhas University, Jamshedpur

Assam Down Town University, Guwahati

Calcutta Institute of Engineering And Management, Kolkata

CT University, Ludhiana

Sandip University MBA, Nashik

Rathinam College, Coimbatore

Himgiri Zee University, Dehradun

Peoples University, Bhopal

United Institute of Management, Greater Noida

Suresh Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur

BIMS, Bangalore

IBMR Oxbridge, Bangalore

AI International College, Malappuram

FAQ about PGDM in Finance

Why Sunstone is the best college for PGDM in Finance in India

You must have a very good idea about an PGDM in Finance now. Now let us tell you why you should choose Sunstone for your PGDM.

PGDM in Finance has a vast scope and is accepted everywhere. However, recently there appears to be a skill gap in terms of what most colleges in India teach their PGDM students and what the industry requires. This leads to a situation where the knowledge of the students falls short in the real world. This is because after taking the fee, an institution is bound to lose the motivation to tailor the recruitment specific to each student and their individual needs.

Sunstone solves this problem. Our pay after placement model ensures accountability. We don’t charge any tuition fees upfront and you only pay a small portion of your salary after you get placed.

This implies that students don’t need to stress about funding their PGDM or take hefty loans and can instead concentrate on what matters- gaining knowledge and skills from our trusted faculty.

Our curriculum isn’t rigid or set by the traditional norms. It’s developed and updated by the industry itself. Our experts continuously monitor what the real world industry demands from new PGDM graduates and they adjust the curriculum according to that.

Instead of you investing in us, we invest in you. We have only one goal, getting you placed in a job that suits your skills and one that you like.

Is Finance the best PGDM specialisation?

There is no doubt that a PGDM in Finance is one of the most sought after courses in today’s world. However, you cannot decide a course for yourself based on the specialization solely, but on whether it interests you.

What is the eligibility criteria for PGDM?

The most basic eligibility criteria is graduation. Sunstone candidates require a minimum of 50% marks in their graduation or 45% marks for those belonging to reserved categories.

What is the process of admission for an PGDM at Sunstone?

You need to first take an entrance exam as explained in this article. Then after getting shortlisted, we will invite you for an interview before deciding on your candidature.

Why PGDM in Finance?

A PGDM in Finance is a 2-year long course which you can pursue if you wish to acquire a high-paying job. With exams conducted in a semester pattern, this course teaches you the know-how of finance, which is the capital of a company.

What can I do after a PGDM in Finance?

A PGDM in Finance can open up a world of opportunities for you. Apart from equipping you with top-notch knowledge about finance, you can go in for any of these job roles: Financial advisor, Banker, Financial Planner, Investment Banker, Equity Analyst, etc.

  • ugc_approved

    UGC approved MBA & AICTE approved PGDM

  • learning

    15-months classroom learning

  • internship

    9-months long paid internship

  • model

    Pay After Placement Model

  • placement

    147% Placement

  • specializations

    Applied Specializations

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