Post Graduate Diploma in Capital Market admission in BICM

Admission going on for Post Graduate Diploma in Capital Market

Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM) was established as a national institution for imparting practical capital market education and training on July 24, 2008. The Institute is gradually emerging as a center of excellence for professional development of capital market intermediaries and full spectrum of market professionals through disseminating recent and updated theoretical and practical knowledge.
Background of BICM
The institute fulfilled the long felt demand of market intermediaries as well as development partners. The idea was first mooted by Chittagong Stock Exchange and a feasibility study was carried out under World Bank managed multi-grant TA, FIRST initiative. The expatriate consultants recommended setting-up a “Securities Institute” in Bangladesh for bridging the gap between the competence and skills required and exist.Later, UNDP as well as ADB under their respective TA recommended for establishment of a “Securities Industries Development Center” and a “National Capital Market Institute” autonomous in nature.
Board Members and Manpower
In 2010, the government approved organogram of BICM that has similarity to a public university, at small scale, having 97 employees including 27 faculty members. In 2013, the government also approved the compensation structure of the institute. Under the leadership of Professor Dr. M. Khairul Hossain, Chairman, Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) the Institute has got a competent Board of Directors with a wide range of expertise representing cross section of stakeholders that includes government, regulator, market intermediaries,exchanges, academia and different professional bodies.
 
Infrastructural Facilities

  • BICM is housed at 18,508 sqft. area in the commercial hub of the city. BICM is equipped with state of the art education and professional training facilities as well as advanced learning amenities to arrange and organize national and international training programs, workshops, seminars and conferences. It has the capacity to accommodate 250 participants at one go in its class rooms of different capacities, conference room and computer lab. It also has break-away-session rooms and digital library for brain storming and carrying out research.
  •  The Institute is equipped with latest ICT facilities. The audio-visual and video conferencing facilities with dedicated 60 mbps fiber optics internet connection will enable the institute to establish its linkage with institutions from home and abroad in disseminating knowledge.
  • BICM has the unique and enriched library of the country that is the repository of business, finance, trade, banking, insurance, ICT, law and wide array of financial and other titles. To date, BICM has stocked over 10,000 physical books and in process of procuring e- books, videos and other learning and reference materials. Obtaining the permission, the Institute is also contemplating to hook up its server with the e- library of University Grant Commission, Bangladesh.

 
Academic Activities of BICM
Inauguration of Academic Activities
On 09 December 2010, Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, honorable Finance Minister, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh inaugurated the academic activities of BICM. The government has been extending its unflinching support to elevate the institute as a center of excellence.
Postgraduate Diploma Course
BICM has started its flagship “Postgraduate Diploma Program in Capital Market” in January 2015 for existing professionals of capital market and those who aspire to start their career in the capital market.
Specialized Courses for professionals and Market Intermediaries
Till date BICM has conducted 24 “Certification Programs” of different durations (two weeks to six weeks long). A total of 508 participants have been certified on the areas of:Securities laws, Corporate governance, Financial statement analysis, Legal drafting, International financial reporting standard, Investment in capital market, Investment analysis and securities valuation, Trading software, Financial journalism etc.
 
Future Activities of the Institute
raining on New Products of Capital Market
To implement the recent reforms taken by Government as to allowing trading of derivatives, commodities and exchange traded fund, BICM is designing curricula and training programs on the same.
Masters in Capital Market
The institute also expects to start “Master’s Program on Capital Market” obtaining affiliation of the University of Dhaka.
Mandatory Licensing Examination
With the help of expatriate consultant engaged under ADB- TA project, BICM has designed course materials for “Mandatory Licensing Examination for Securities Market Intermediaries”. If authorized by BSEC, the institute will impart training and conduct examination on the same.
Distance Learning Programs
BICM is also preparing and equipping itself to start “Distance Learning Programs” at school and college level for wide dissemination of capital market knowledge at national sphere.
Research and Knowledge Management Activities
There is paucity of research, case study and documentation on financial market in general and capital market in particular. BICM will put maximum emphasis and invest time, energy and efforts in research and knowledge management activities to bridge the gap. These activities of BICM will be aiming at setting standards, preparing best-practice examples, assisting policy formulation and preparing guidelines to help the stakeholders. The research outcomes, lessons of cross jurisdictional study, policy papers and recommendations will facilitate the government and policy makers in devising policy, regulator in formulating rules and professionals in implementation and practice.

DIPLOMA IN CAPITAL MARKET (PGDCM) – DAY

Introducing the First of Its Kind Postgraduate Diploma in Capital Market (PGDCM) in Bangladesh
Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM) is the national institute for imparting practical capital market training and education. BICM is striving to be a center of professional excellence through disseminating recent and updated theoretical and practical knowledge.

DURATION: 1 YEAR36 CREDIT HOURS
PROGRAM FEE: BDT 35,000/-13 COURSES (1 non credit course) and internship/Project paper
Break Down of the Semester Fee
1st Semester FeeTk.
Admission Fee5,000
Course Fee (4 Courses)8,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =15,000
2nd Semester Fee Tk.
Course Fee (4 Courses)8,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =10,000
3rd Semester Fee Tk.
Course Fee (4 Courses)8,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =10,000
Gr. Total =Tk. 35,000

The 1- year long PGDCM program consists of 12 courses of 36 credit hours and 1 non credit course  with internship or submission of project paper. The program is divided into three trimesters. Four courses are offered in each trimester as follows:

NON-CREDIT COURSE

Code: 100- Introduction to Accounting

CREDIT COURSES

A. CORE COURSES

Code: 101- Financial Market in Bangladesh;
Code: 102- Economics;
Code: 103- Financial Mathematics and Statistics;
Code: 104- Analysis and Interpretation of Financial Statements.

B. INTERMEDIATE COURSES

Code: 201- Security Analysis;
Code: 202- Basic Econometrics;
Code: 203- Corporate Finance;
Code: 204- Legal Environment.

C. ADVANCE COURSES

Code: 301- Capital Markets Operations;
Code: 302- Financial Derivatives and Alternative Investment;
Code: 303- Securities Laws;
Code: 304- Portfolio Management and Financial Modeling.

APPLICANT’S ELIGIBILITY

Graduation degree or its equivalent in any discipline.

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Written Test (on English, Mathematics, Analytical Ability and General Knowledge) and Viva-Voice.

NUMBER OF SEATS: 45

REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION PROCEDURE

PGDCM APPLICATION FORM : DOWNLOAD

Application fee of Tk. 500 (nonrefundable) paid by-‘Pay Order drawn in favor of Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM)’
 

DIPLOMA IN CAPITAL MARKET (PGDCM) – EVENING

Introducing the First of Its Kind Postgraduate Diploma in Capital Market (PGDCM) in Bangladesh.

DURATION: 1 YEAR36 CREDIT HOURS
PROGRAM FEE: BDT 47,000/-13 COURSES (1 non credit course) and internship/project paper

 

Break Down of the Semester Fee
1st Semester FeeTk.
Admission Fee5,000
Course Fee (4 Courses)12,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =19,000
2nd Semester Fee Tk.
Course Fee (4 Courses)12,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =14,000
3rd Semester Fee Tk.
Course Fee (4 Courses)12,000
Lab Fee1,000
Library1,000
Total =14,000
Gr. Total =Tk. 47,000

The 1- year long PGDCM program consists of 12 courses of 36 credit hours and 1 non-credit course with completion of internship or submission of project paper. The program is divided into three trimesters. Four courses are offered in each trimester as follows:

NON-CREDIT COURSE

Code: 100- Introduction to Accounting

CREDIT COURSES

A. CORE COURSES

Code: 101- Financial Markets in Bangladesh;
Code: 102- Economics;
Code: 103- Financial Mathematics and Statistics;
Code: 104- Analysis and Interpretation of Financial Statements.

B. INTERMEDIATE COURSES

Code: 201- Security Analysis;
Code: 202- Basic Econometrics;
Code: 203- Corporate Finance;
Code: 204- Legal Environment in Business.

C. ADVANCE COURSES

Code: 301- Capital Markets Operations;
Code: 302- Financial Derivatives and Alternative Investment;
Code: 303- Securities Laws;
Code: 304- Portfolio Management and Financial Modeling.

APPLICANT’S ELIGIBILITY

Graduation degree or its equivalent in any discipline.

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Written Test (on English, Mathematics, Analytical Ability and General Knowledge) and Viva-Voice.

NUMBER OF SEATS: 45 (including 20% Institutional quota)

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

PGDCM APPLICATION FORM : DOWNLOAD

Application fee of Tk. 500 (nonrefundable) paid by-‘Pay Order drawn in favor of Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM)’
The application should be reached at BICM on or before:

PGDCM Fall 2017 (9th Batch)

LAST DATE OF APPLICATION:  10 December, 2017

 
Contact Address:

BGIC Tower (Ground- 3rd Floor),
34, Topkhana Road, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh
Telephone: +88-02-9588503, 9588506
Fax: +88-02-9515773-4
E-mail: [email protected]


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