Financial Reporting and Analysis

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Business Analytics

Business Analytics courses will introduce you to a popular and diverse profession. A business analyst is a specialist in many IT fields as well as in ...

Read more about Finance

Finance is an integral and most important component of any business, so everyone needs to improve their competence in this area. Finance courses will ...

Reviews

Comprehensive course analysis

Unbiased reviews from past participants
Global companies alumni of this course worked for
Positions of participants who took this course
Countries where most past participants are from
FREE
Individual needs analysis

Who should attend

The primary audience for this programme would be middle and senior management in any industry who do not work in the accounting and finance function. This programme will be useful for non-finance professionals who are involved in financial and/or governance analysis. Managers with corporate governance, planning and strategic responsibilities will also gain immensely from the programme.

About the course

A good understanding of financial statements is important for making business decisions. A proper analysis of financial statements can provide meaningful insights into a company’s financial performance and position. In addition, it is also critical to disseminate financial information to external stakeholders in a transparent way.

Thus, the programme aims at providing basic knowledge in financial accounting and financial statement analysis to non-finance executives.

Objectives

The programme focuses on financial accounting, financial statement analysis and corporate governance. To start with, the programme will cover the financial reporting framework; mechanics related to preparation of balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement, which will be followed by tools and techniques of financial statement analysis. The programme will also acquaint participants with issues related to fraud, earnings manipulation and corporate governance.

Contents

Financial Accounting

  • Accounting equation and related concepts
  • Preparation of Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Cash Flow Statement

Financial Statement Analysis

  • Ratio analysis
  • Understanding annual report
  • Comparative and common-size analysis
  • Implications of accounting choices and estimates on financial statement analysis

Fraud and Earnings Manipulation

  • Earnings management: Causes and consequences
  • Detecting earnings manipulation

Corporate Governance

  • Mechanisms: Internal and external
  • Board of directors
  • Family ownership

Key Learnings

  • Gain essential accounting and analytical knowledge to evaluate a company’s financial performance and financial position.
  • Learn tools and techniques of financial statement analysis.
  • Assess the causes and consequences of fraud and earnings manipulation.
  • Understand the implications of good and bad corporate governance.

Experts

Shailesh Gandhi

Educational Qualifications Fellow (IIMA) B.E. (Chemical Engg.) Academic Affiliation IRMA - Institute of Rural Management, Anand (2001 - 2004) Was appointed a Member of the Governing Board as a faculty representative. National Institute of Construction Management & Research, Mumbai (1984-19...

Neerav Nagar

Educational Qualifications PhD (Accounting) - IIM Calcutta, 2014 MBA (Finance) - Indira Institute of Management, Pune, 2005 DBF - ICFAI University, Hyderabad, 2004 B.Com (Honors, Accounting) - Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur, 2003 Academic Affiliation Associate Professor (Finance & Acc...

Pranav Singh

Educational Qualifications University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Ph.D. in Finance, 2019 Indian Institute of Management Calcutta MBA, 2004 Academic Affiliation Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Assistant Professos, 2019 onwards

Prashant Das

Prashant Das is an Associate Professor of Finance at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIMA). At IIMA, he is a member of the Misra Center of Financial Markets and the Center for Transportation and Logistics. Earlier, he served as an Associate Professor of Real Estate Finance and the...

Financial Reporting and Analysis at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad

From  INR 140 000$1,953
Add coaching to your course booking

Coaching can personalize and deepen learning for you and your organization.


Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you for your application

We will contact the provider to ensure that seats are available and, if there is an admissions process, that you satisfy any requirements or prerequisites.

We may ask you for additional information.

To finalize your enrollment we will be in touch shortly.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Read more about Business Analytics

What will you learn from Business Analytics courses? First of all, you will learn about the profession of a business analyst, his duties, and what such a specialist does. You will get various soft skills, such as organizing teamwork, for example, acc...

Read more about Finance

During Finance courses, you will get acquainted with a huge number of financial analyst tools and learn how to work with them. So, you will learn how to make and analyze financial reporting, calculate the main financial indicators of the company and ...

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.