COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Financial Management
Course Code: 
15MEC333
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Financial Management' is a course offered in the B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Introduction: Financial Management an overview – Financial Decisions in a firm – Goal of FM – Function of the financial system.

Fundamental Valuation Concepts: Time value of money – Risk and Return.

Unit 2

Capital Budgeting: Techniques of capital budgeting investment criteria – NPV – Benefit Cost Ratio – IRR – Payback Period – ARR – Investment appraisal in Practice – Estimation of Project cost flows.

Unit 3

Working Capital Management: Current Assets – Financing Ruling – Profit Criterion. Cash and Liquidity Management. Working Capital Financing.

Financial Analysis and Planning: Analyzing Financial Performance – Break – even analysis and Leverages – Financial Planning and Budgeting.

Mergers and Takeovers - International trade.

  • Chandra P. - ‘Financial Management: Theory and Practice’ - TMH - 2001 - 5th Edition
  • Denzi Watson & Antony Head - ‘Corporate Finance- Principles and Practice’ - Pearson Education Asia, - 2002 - 2nd Edition
  • Terry S. Maness - ‘Introduction to Corporate Finance’ - McGraw Hill Book Company - 1988
  • Eugene F. Brigham & Louis C.Gapenski, ‘Financial Management: Theory and Practice’ - 2010 12th Edition