Master of Financial Services Management Mumbai University

Master of Financial Services Management

Master of Financial Services Management widely known as MFSM is a postgraduate programme in financial services for a period of 3 year Part Time Degree course of the University of Mumbai. Interested applicants who have completed their graduation can apply for this course. This course will provide students with practical knowledge about global financial markets, theoretical inputs on Financial Service Sector and also Career Orientation towards equity research /corporate finance/ portfolio management/ booking house/ investment bankers. This programme provides syllabus considering the current industry needs in terms of the demanded skill sets under the new dynamic business environment. It also endeavours to align the programme structure and course program with student aspirations and corporate expectations. Applicants shall get the admission in this programme Common Entrance Examination (CEE) where in the applicant requires presenting himself/herself for a written test and/or Group Discussion and Panel Interview as may be specific from time to time.

Master of Financial Services Management Course Summary
Course Name Master of Financial Services Management
Commonly known as MFSM
Course Time Part Time
Duration 3 years
Stream Financial Service Management

Master of Financial Services Management Eligibility Criteria

Those applicants who want to take admission in this programme must satisfy the following condition:

  • To take admission in these Post Graduate Programme applicants must have passed their Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised university or its equivalent university.
  • Applicants must have acquired minimum of 2 years work experience in the cadre at the supervisory level.
  • Applicants must score at least 45% of aggregate marks in their graduation from a recognised university or its equivalent to apply for this programme (40% in case of backwards class categories belonging to Maharashtra only)

Master of Financial Services Management Syllabus

1st Semester 2nd Semester
Foundation Course Financial Management
Organisational Behavior Management Accounting
Principles of Management Corporate Financial Policy
Financial Accounting Quantitative Methods of Finance
Managerial Economics Business Environment
Intro to Computers Effective Communication
3rd Semester 4th Semester
Business Law – I International Banking & Finance
Human Resource Management Theory & Practices of Investment Management
Taxation – I (Direct) Taxation – II (Indirect Taxes)
Project Management Business Law – II
Research Methodology Banking & Money Markets
Production Management Analysis of Financial Management
5th Semester 6th Semester
Financial Services – I Development Banking & Financial Institutions
Security Analysis & Portfolio Management Strategic Management
Mutual Funds Fin. Services II Marketing & Promotion
Technical Analysis Stock Exchange – II
Tax Planning Business Ethics
Stock Exchange – I Special Studies in Financial Service (Project)

Master of Financial Services Management Paper Pattern

Scheme of Assessments for Subjects of 100 Marks

The scheme of assessments would consist of two parts

The Examination will be conducted for 60 Marks.

Remaining 40 marks would be awarded on the basis of performance in the Internal Assessments.

  1. Internal Assessments – 40% (40 Marks for papers of 100 Marks)
  1. Semester End Examination – 60% (60 Marks for papers of 100 Marks)

The allocation of 40 marks shall be on the following basis: –

  1. Two best of three periodical class tests held in the given semester (20 Marks)
  1. A better of two assignments based on class presentations to be selflessly assessed by the

faculty concerned  (10 Marks)

  1. Attendance and Active participation in regular class instructional deliveries (05 Marks)
  1. Overall Conduct as a responsible student, mannerism and articulation and exhibit of leadership qualities in organising related academic activities. (05 Marks)


A Student has to separately secure minimum 50% marks (i.e 20 out of 40) in the

Internal assessments and secure minimum 50% marks (i.e 30 out of 60) in the

Semester End Examination in every subject to be declared as Pass.

Question Paper Pattern for Semester End Examination (60 Marks)

There will be Five Questions in all.

Q1 would be compulsory and would carry 20 Marks

In addition to Q1, there would be six questions. Each question would carry 10 Marks.

Each of these Six Questions will have three subjects – questions and each sub – question would carry 05 Marks

Students have to attempt any four out of the remaining six Questions and within each question; students have to attempt any two out of three sub – questions.

Master in Financial Services Management Employment Areas

  • Colleges & Universities
  • National & International Marketing Areas
  • Export & Import Sector
  • Bank and Finance

Master in Financial Services Management Job Types

  • Treasurer
  • Consultant
  • Risk Manager
  • Finance Officer
  • Insurance Manager
  • Finance Controller
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Credit and Cash Manager


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