IIM Bangalore and FPSB India Launch Financial Planning Executive Program
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IIM Bangalore and FPSB India Launch Financial Planning Executive Program

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The Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with FPSB India, a financial planning standards board, to launch an executive education programme in financial planning.

The collaborative effort between IIM Bangalore and FPSB India introduces a novel course aimed at enriching the realm of financial education and professional growth within the nation. Tailored for both working professionals and students, this program addresses the increasing need for advanced financial planning education. Leveraging the combined expertise of both institutions, the curriculum is designed to provide comprehensive learning, aligning with the dynamic demands of the industry.

The partnership between both institutions will entail organizing collaborative events such as workshops, seminars, and conferences, aimed at facilitating the exchange of knowledge and creating networking platforms for professionals and students. Diverse initiatives will be implemented to boost financial literacy, drive forward research endeavors, and cater to the changing requirements of the personal finance domain.

“This collaboration marks a significant milestone in our efforts to elevate the financial planning profession in India. By joining forces with IIM Bangalore, we aim to provide students with unparalleled opportunities to excel in the professional financial planning sector and contribute to the growth and development of the industry”, Krishan Mishra, CEO, FPSB India, said.

Moreover, the two institutions will work together to coordinate joint events, such as workshops, seminars, and conferences, with the aim of facilitating the exchange of knowledge and providing networking opportunities for both professionals and students.

“We are happy to partner with FPSB India in our shared mission to bridge the gap between academia and industry in the field of personal finance. Together, we will leverage our combined expertise to empower future finance professionals with the skills and knowledge required to thrive in today’s dynamic business environment”, Rishikesha T Krishnan, director, IIM Bangalore, said.