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Expedite your Professional Growth!

with Career Track in Quantitative Trading

Globally Ranked PGDM in Finance | Dual EPAT Certification
Get the dual benefits of academic foundation from a top Business School and practical skills from a leading Industry Partner.
24 months | Online | Rs. 4,49,995/-

Early Bird Offer: Register before Sept. 1 to get a 15% discount!

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Career Track in Quantitative Trading

Career Track Programs are enhanced online degree programs that are built ground-up in collaboration with the best academic and industrial training institutes with the sole purpose of getting learners employment-ready.

Our Career Track in Quantitative Trading is a first-of-its-kind program delivered by JAGSoM, one of India’s premier AACSB Accredited B-Schools, in collaboration with QuantInsti, the world leaders in training for Quantitative Trading.

Jagdish Sheth School of Management or JAGSoM is a global, forward-looking and industry-academia think tank. It is a QS global ranked B-school in finance, and the 6th B-school in India to get the coveted AACSB accreditation.

QuantInsti is one of the world’s leading algorithmic and quantitative trading training & research institutes. It aims to revolutionize the way people approach financial markets by empowering them with cutting-edge education.
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Program Highlights

PGDM in Finance from a QS Global Ranked and AACSB B-School

EPAT Certification from a Leading Industry Partner

Industrial & practical exposure through live projects and training tools

Holistic non-academic development

Curriculum tailored to real-world skill development and experience

Access to a close knit professional community

PGDM in Finance from a QS Global Ranked and AACSB B-School

EPAT Certification from a Leading Industry Partner

Industrial & practical exposure through live projects and training tools

Holistic non-academic development

Curriculum tailored to real-world skill development and experience

Access to a close knit professional community

Dual Certification

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PGDM in Finance from JAGSoM
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Dual EPAT Certification from QuantInsti
PGDM in Finance from JAGSoM
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Dual EPAT Certification from QuantInsti
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Who is this for

Who is this for

  • Professionals in general management roles seeking jobs in Quantitative Trading
  • Statistics, Mathematics, and IT professionals looking to leverage their quantitative skills
  • Junior Trading or Finance Professionals seeking cross-disciplinary Quantitative Skills to accelerate their growth to managerial and leadership positions

Future Opportunities

Job opportunities as an Analyst, Associate, Manager in Quantitative Trading, Research, Analysis, Risk Management, and Strategy

7-20 LPA Salary based on prior experience and performance

Upto 60% salary hike after completion of the program

Access to 400+ Hiring Partners through the platform

Hiring Partners

Your next step towards
professional growth

Program Structure

Designed by top notch faculty with over 27 years of teaching and research experience in the fields of Finance and Trading

Year 1

  • Foundational Management Skills in Finance from JAGSoM
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  • Foundation, Core and Practice Courses for holistic academic rigour

Year 2

  • Industry relevant courses from a world leader in Algorithmic and Quantitative Trading Training & Research
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  • Curriculum for learners to adapt to the ever-changing world of Trading, FinTech, and Data Science.

Curriculum

Year 1 Academic Courses | JAGSoM | 53 Credits

Foundation Courses

Spreadsheet Modelling
Quantitative Techniques in Management

Core Courses

Proficiency in Business Tools
Introduction to Digital Business
Managerial Accounting
Business Economics
Behavioural Science
Human Capital Management
Decision Making Science
Financial Accounting & Financial Statement Analysis
Service Process Management
Corporate Finance
Business Strategy & Simulations

Practice Courses

Business Communication Skills
Wellness
Design Thinking
Industry Consulting Project

Year 2 Industrial Courses | QuantInsti | 52 Credits

Core Courses

Statistics for Financial Markets
Python: Basics & the Quant Ecosystem
Market Microstructure for Trading
Equity, FX and Futures Strategy
Data Analysis & Modelling in Python
Machine Learning
Trading Tech, Infra and Options
Advanced Statistics for Quant Strategies
Trading and Back- Testing Platforms
Portfolio Optimization & Risk Management
Options Trading & Strategies

Capstone Projects

  1. Building a Machine Learning Model
  2. Portfolio Allocations & Pair Trading Strategy
  3. Statistical Arbitrage- Pair Trading
  4. Investing in Big Tech Stocks
  5. Rule Based Portfolio to beat Market Returns
  6. Long only, Low Frequency, Asset Allocation Algorithms

Student Engagement

Mentorship

Dedicated Career Guidance from experienced industry professionals to set learners up for professional success

Masterclass

Lectures and Workshops from renowned Industry Professionals, Faculty and Institutes on the latest trends in Quantitative Trading

On-Campus Immersion

3-7 Day immersions at the JAGSoM campus for students to network with faculty and industry professionals

Faculty

Testimonials

Alumni

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility
Criteria

Application Process

Complete the online
application form provided by keeplearning

Write the aptitude test that checks for comprehensive, quantitative and analytical skills

Receive and accept your spot in the program by paying a nominal fee of Rs. 25,000/-

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Complete the online application form provided by keeplearning

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Write the aptitude test that checks for comprehensive,
quantitative and analytical skills

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Receive and accept your spot in the program by paying a nominal fee of Rs. 25,000/-

Fee Structure

No Cost EMI

Starting at Rs 16,499 / month
for 24 months

Up-front payment

Rs. 4,49,995,
across two instalments

No Cost EMI

Rs 16,499 / month
for 24 months

Up-front payment

Rs. 4,49,995, across
two instalments

Take the Early Bird Offer and secure your seat!

Register before Sept. 1 to get a 15% discount!

FAQs

What is the AACSB Accreditation?

AACSB Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. AACSB Accredited schools have the highest-quality faculty, deliver relevant and challenging curriculum, and provide educational and career opportunities that are not found at other business schools. JAGSoM is the only QS Globally ranked in finance B-school in India to have an AACSB Accreditation.

Is the PGDM in Finance – Specialization in Quantitative Trading/ Specialization in Investment Banking program equivalent to an MBA? Is the program considered for PhD?

The PGDM is a Diploma and is equivalent to an MBA from any Indian University. Exams are conducted by affiliated University. PGDM Institutions are authorized by AICTE to conduct the exams. Through State level Entrance Examinations, you can go ahead for a PhD ahead after this program. Both programs are viewed as the same during placements.

Who is this program for?

This program is for working professionals with 1 – 10 years of experience working in the IT, Finance, Banking, and Trading who are looking to upskill themselves or switch careers into the fields of Quantitative Trading / Investment Banking

What kind of certification will I get after I complete my exams?

You will be getting a Dual certification once you complete the program. The PGDM in Finance Certificate will be provided by JAGSoM, and the industry certification will be provided by our industry partner.

Can I avail scholarships?

Yes, Scholarships are available and are provided based on the merit of aptitude test.

What is the EPAT project?

The EPAT Project is a hands-on, self-directed strategy design or business research project that participants complete under the supervision of a domain expert. The project work is optional and has no bearing on the final grade. It does, however, provide a wonderful chance for determined and motivated professionals to specialise in an asset class or strategy paradigm by working with pertinent data and a quantitative platform (s).

Can I enrol into this program If I don’t have any coding experience?

Yes, you can enrol into this program even if you don’t have any coding experience. We will be teaching python to you right from the basics.

Can I enrol into this program if I have experience in finance or trading?

Yes, you should enrol into the program if you have experience in finance or trading and are looking to upskill yourself.

What kind of positions and roles I will be offered after completion of the program?

You can work as an Analyst / Associate / Manager in Quantitative Trading across roles in Research, Analysis, Risk Management, and Strategy.

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