PGDM in Securities Management: Apply by March 31
National Institute of Securities Markets (NiSM), an educational Institute by Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), has invited applications for admission to the two-year, full time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Securities Market), approved by AICTE.
This is a Program under the School for Securities Education (SSE) of NISM, designed to create the complete securities market professionals, giving in-depth knowledge and a long-term career in securities markets. Graduates from various disciplines, such as Commerce & Accounting, Management, Economics, Law, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, etc. will develop their analytical capabilities for the securities markets domain together with practical insights.
Eligibility: Applicant should have a Bachelor’s degree from a university recognized by UGC or equivalent, in any discipline, except Fine Arts. There is no age limit. However, applicants less than 28 years of age as on August 1, 2018 would be preferred. Work experience is not an essential requirement; however, relevant experience of 6 months and above would receive additional credit in the selection process, with a maximum weight for experience of 3 years.
The applicants should have appeared for any of the competitive examinations like CAT, GMAT, XAT or any other recognized competitive examinations (e.g. MH-CET or any State-level equivalent).
Application: Online Application can be submitted at http://www.nism.ac.in/, up to March 31, 2018 (Saturday) The application form does not have a provision to save and resume later. Hence applicant should keep all information handy before starting to fill the form. The application fee is Rs.2000/-. Applicants would be provided an URL to the Application Fee Payment Page on submission. The URL will also be sent by email. The form will stop accepting submissions by 11.45 p.m. on March 31, 2018
Selection: Eligible applications will be scrutinized for academic achievement (e.g. Class X, Class XII, Graduation, Post-Graduation), work experience (Length and Relevance). The short-list of applicants for the second stage of the selection process will be based on the score in the competitive examinations and scrutiny of applications, with 50% weight for each.
Stage II is Essay Writing and Personal Interview. The essay writing will be administered to short-listed applicants on the day of the personal interview. The one-page essay shall be on a contemporary topic to be disclosed, administered and completed in 10 minutes prior to the conduct of the interview. The essay topic shall be from any event covered in any Indian financial daily in the past one year, to assess clarity of expression through written communication skills. The personal interview will be based on Achievement Orientation, Clarity on Career Objectives, Communication, Team Spirit. The final selection list shall be based on the total of the scrutiny of applications (50%), written essay (10%) and personal interview (40%). Selection Interviews will be held at various locations during 7 April 2018 (Saturday) to 6 May 2018 (Sunday). Merit list 1 will be announced on May 12, 2018 (Saturday). Last date for payment of fees for those in merit list 1 will be June 2, 2018 (Saturday).
Merit list 2 will be announced on June 4, 2018 (Monday) & the last date for payment of fees for merit list 2 students will be June 26, 2018 (Tuesday). Students selected have to arrive at NISM Campus on July 2, 2018 (Monday) and Programme commences on July 3, 2018 (Tuesday).
For details, visit, http://nism.ac.in/pgdm