Post Graduate Programme in Applied Finance and Accounts with GST

An online learning programme for Graduates that prepares them to be a multi-faceted, modern Finance, and Accounting professional.
4.8 Rating | 8 Student reviews

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Mode Of Delivery

Online You will need the Latest version PC or Laptop along with 2 Mbps internet connection.

Registration Closes: 6th June 2022
Assurance of 3 Interviews
Starting Salary of 1.80L-2.25L p.a
Gain Expertise in Tally. ERP9

* Subject to meeting the eligibility requirements (Refer FAQ Section).

^ Salary range for the period Apr'19 to Mar'20.

** Past record is no guarantee of future job prospects. Placed over 20,000 learners in the past 12 years.

*Terms and Conditions Apply. Refer FAQs.

Registration Closes: 6th June 2022

Assurance of 3 Interviews

Starting Salary of 1.80L-2.25L p.a

Gain Expertise in Tally. ERP9

* Subject to meeting the eligibility requirements (Refer FAQ Section).

^ Salary range for the period Apr'19 to Mar'20.

** Past record is no guarantee of future job prospects. Placed over 20,000 learners in the past 12 years.

Add more value to your Commerce Degree

A 90-Day progranme designed to help fresh graduates and graduating students of Commerce stream fast-track their career in the Finance and Accounts domain. The programme imparts knowledge on the most widely used Software applications used in the Finance & Accounts domain, that help you differentiate and demonstrate unique capabilities - distinguishing you from others.

270 Hours Instructor-Led Training
Mon-Sat Batches
Practical Oriented
Mapped to Tally Pro Certification
Capstone Project
Soft Skills and Interview Prep

About the Programme

Top Skills

MS- Excel Tools & Techniques for Accounting, Accounting, and. Taxation using Tally. ERP 9, Corporate Finance & Management Accounting.

Job Opportunities

Accounts Officer, Data Analysts, Finance Analysts, Data Management, Finance, and Accounts Executive, Operations

Who is this Programme for

Graduates from Commerce Stream, Final Year commerce students who have appeared/ are appearing for exams may also apply

Eligibility Criteria

Commerce Stream Graduates with Class X, XII and Graduation marks >=50%

Be the Most Sought-After Finance And Accounts Professional

India has a diversified financial sector undergoing rapid expansion, both in terms of the strong growth of existing financial services firms and new entities entering the market. The sector comprises of commercial banks, insurance companies, non-banking financial companies, co-operatives, pension funds, mutual funds, and other smaller financial entities. Life Insurance Council, the industry body of life insurers in the country also projects a CAGR of 12–15% over the next few years for the financial services segment. With the industry poised for growth, the demand for skilled professionals is also set to increase exponentially. Currently, most of the organizations are facing a dearth of candidates who are equipped with skills that can make them day 1, hour 1 productive.

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Registration Closes: 6th June 2022

Registration Closes: 6th June 2022

Registration Closes: 6th June 2022



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Programme Overview

The overall growth of the economy in many sectors has triggered a huge demand for skilled finance and accounting professionals. Most of the organizations are aggressively searching for a multi-faceted, modern Finance and Accounting professional who has the attributes of managing application/ technology orientation and has sharp know-how of financial & accounting practices

The PGP in Applied Finance and Accounts covers a range of topics from core concepts, terminology and principles, tools and techniques, practices and processes, bookkeeping, financial statements and their analysis, advanced finance and accounts areas. The programme helps gain extensive hand-on skills on popular ERP packages (Tally. ERP9) and business analysis tools, such as MS Excel. It covers the understanding of GST and its implementation on Tally.ERP9. This programme also trains on soft skills that help learners turn into well-rounded Finance and Accounts professionals.

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The programme consists of a simple 3-step selection process. After the submission of the application form and clearing the eligibility criteria, the students go through a screening process. Post the successful completion of which guarantees you admission in our programme.


Course Details

The programme imparts training on applications used in the Finance and Accounts domain.  It gives learners the experience to work with the most popular ERP Package in India – Tally.ERP9, as well as help, understand business analysis tools like MS-Excel. The programme also covers soft skills like presentation skills, email etiquettes, etc., which have assumed great importance in today’s industry.

  • Understand and apply General Financial Accounting Principles
  • Use Double entry method of book-keeping
  • Create and maintain the chart of accounts
  • Handle different types of vouchers & recording of transactions
  • Create and maintain inventories
  • Maintain bills/invoices details and track receivables and payables
  • Create and maintain cost-centres & budgets
  • Understand and apply funds flow & cash flow statements
  • Use ratio analysis & compute commonly used ratios
  • Analyze financial statements
  • Maintain data accuracy, consistency & backups
  • Organize, analyze and present data for operations and reporting purposes
  • Perform "what-if" & data analysis for developing financial and marketing plans
  • Use tools & techniques to process and enhance the usefulness of data
  • Organize and process statistical, mathematical, financial, and logical data
  • Employ new approaches such as PowerPivot for tabulating and managing data
  • Create management dashboards dynamically using PowerPivot & PowerView
  • Translate analysis into meaningful charts and graphs for better visual appeal
  • Analyze, interpret, summarizing, and present data using PivotTables and PivotCharts
  • Automate repetitive tasks to minimize manual labour in data analysis
  • Understand the basics of Taxation
  • Comprehend TDS, PAN, TAN, and other payment methods
  • Understand GST and Implement GST in Tally. ERP9
  • Understand the Financial year-end process in Tally. ERP9
  • Understand Goods and Service tax and file GST Returns
  • Generate Reports in GST
  • Record TDS/TCS transactions and generate TDS reports and challans
  • Implementing security of financial transaction using TallyVault
  • Implementing Data Management and Financial Year End Process in Tally. ERP9
  • Improve communication skills
  • Improve self-presentation skills
  • Work effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrate critical thinking
  • Understand concepts of health, safety and security
  • Understand methods of planning and prioritizing
  • Understand the need for values and ethics at the workplace
  • Demonstrate capability in basic aptitude tests – verbal, numerical, and logic
  • Understand and apply scenario-based problem solving
  • Apply time value of money with different techniques such as discounted techniques
  • Perform the analysis of various ratios such as liquidity, solvency, leverage, activity ratios
  • Perform financial analysis such as Ageing, Creditor/Debtors Analysis, Expense Analysis, Billing & Collection analysis using varied tools & techniques
  • Perform statistical analysis such as central tendency values, measures of dispersion, such as mean deviation, standard deviation, trend analysis, correlation & regression techniques
  • Working Capital Management & Capital Budgeting
  • Operational Reports and its importance
  • Monthly Performance Report (Bud vs. Actual)
  • Quarterly P&L Report (Limited Review)
  • Project Report and Status
  • Fund Utilisation

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Real-time classes conducted by NIIT Instructors at fixed batch timings.

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Online & skill-based tests along with role plays & case studies.

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Expert Faculty

Venkat Rao Yamana

In NIIT Limited as a Senior Training Lead Specialist with over 9 years of experience with exposure in Training, Content,  Development of Finance & Accounts, and a Master Trainer. Professionally qualified CIA, CS(Inter).

Skills in Tally.ERP9, ETTAD, Taxation along with GST, Business Tools, Corporate Financial Accounting, IBIRE, CSBFI, RBPP, and Finacle

Venkat Rao Yamana

Lead Specialist NIIT LTD

Reviews and Ratings




8 Ratings



S Pravakar Rao 

S Pravakar Rao 


Thank you for a great course. Great presentation style with lots of opportunities to ask questions and talk about real examples which all made for a really enjoyable and informative course.

Moksh Gupta

Moksh Gupta


This program is a complete package starting from Basic to advanced excel including golden rules of accounting to tally software. A person who is a non-commerce student can also easily learn this program. And the students pursuing their graduation from correspondence/sol should definitely go with this program because this program will help them for a longer period of life and placement chances are also very high through this program.

Avinash Padhi

Avinash Padhi


NIIT was a great platform to learn things beyond our knowledge, loved the techniques used by the faculty members to make us understand each and every topic. Placements should be worked upon. The program was having varied subjects to cover and it is helping me out, even more, when I am doing my job.

Mohamed Haris

Mohamed Haris


The perfect platform to be gained by many aspects like technical and professional development. NIIT acts as a bridge that connects from graduation to Profession by providing better opportunities with career advancement. Regarding the program, It was a very informative and advanced methodology .Especially for one who plans for doing master graduation. The most valuable point to be highlighted and credit belongs to the faculty Mr.Venkat Rao Yamana delivering knowledge and concepts from miles away.

Sangram Sanjay Wayangankar

Sangram Sanjay Wayangankar


I enjoyed this course the course was very interesting with a lot of real-life scenario that made it very relatable. the practical application made the concept easy to understand and apply.

Puja Yadav 

Puja Yadav 


NIIT's Post Graduate Programme in Applied Finance and Accounts with GST is one of the great courses. I have learned and also prepare a presentation on many topics. Courses are effective and helpful. The faculty is really very helpful for me. They taught us, guide us, improve, and motivate us, make us good.

Amrita Mohol

Amrita Mohol


The PGFA program is a good program for those who are interested in accounting and finance. The course covers almost every practical knowledge we would need when we start working. Adv. Excel, Tally, GST, etc. Are very helpful from a job perspective.

Megha Rishi

Megha Rishi


My entire journey with NIIT was very good. I learned a lot of things over there. Faculty was very good providing 100% placements. Also, I got placed in Accenture. Enrolled in Post-graduate programme in  Applied finance and accounts with  GST. The entire course was very good. I learned a lot of things like advance excels, tally, and much more.  The sessions were very good and interactive.




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  • Graduates from Commerce stream (with or without work experience) with age between 19-24 years (at the training start date) can join the programme
  • Final Year Exam appeared/appearing Learners from Commerce stream can also apply.

Candidates will need to appear and clear an Aptitude test (which tests Numerical Comprehension, Verbal Comprehension, Series Completion & Basic aptitude to be eligible to register for the programme)

NIIT Digital is a Learner Experience Platform where a learner will have access to complete programme related information such as learner dashboard, learning schedule, self-paced learning content, Live sessions, assessments, faculty and learner engagement, batch group engagement, notifications, and other related delivery services as applicable to the course.

The platform facilitates ease of access through laptops and mobile devices for a rich experience. It can be accessed on the web through

  • Candidates should meet the eligibility criteria set for the programme (which includes that the Learner should be a Graduate student in Accounting and Commerce stream).
  • Should be comfortable working in a Windows environment

The learning resources that are available for the Post Graduate Programme in Applied Finance and Accounts with GST are: 

  • Expert Faculty - Trained and skilled faculty with industry exposure guide you on concepts and its implementation.
  • Reference Material – Well-researched and easy to understand courseware with practical exercises at the end of each lesson helps you evaluate daily understanding of concepts.
  • Capstone Project – At the end of all learning modules, you will learn the implementation of all concepts through a real-life case study project – which can be then showcased during interviews.


Topics covered will be: -

  • Excel Tools & Techniques for Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting using Tally.ERP 9
  • Introduction to Taxation (IT, TDS, GST)
  • Taxation using Tally.ERP 9
  • Awareness of Retail Banking Products & Processes
  • Advanced Business Analytics & Tools (Statistical Tools & Techniques)
  • Corporate Finance & Management Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting Concepts
  • Professional Skills

On successful completion of programme and meeting the certification criteria, the learner will be awarded a certificate titled Post Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance and Accounts with GST.

Exciting Careers in Finance & Accounting, Tally and Advance Excel with Job Roles as:

  • Accounts Officer
  • Data Analysts
  • Finance Analysts
  • Data Management
  • Operations
  • Fill in the Application Form and Complete Screening Process
  • If you are selected, you will receive an Admission Offer letter
  • On receiving the Offer Letter, pay 10% of the Program Fee + Applicable GST to block your seat for the program. Your booking will be valid for the current batch
  • Initiate Loan Application for the Balance fee + Applicable GST from
  • You will be re-directed to the Lender’s website where you can complete the Loan application and submit all supporting documents
  • Await Loan Approval from the lender
  • Once Loan application is approved and balance fee is disbursed to NIIT your registration to the programme is confirmed

** GST of 18% is applicable on all Fees

** One-time processing Fee of 1% of loan amount + GST is applicable on all loans

** If the loan approval is received after the current batch start, you will be accommodated in the next batch available. If there are no batches then your booking amount will be refunded to you

**Please ensure that you complete your loan application along with all documentation immediately for faster clearance. NIIT will not be responsible for any delay in loan clearance

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