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Course Name Financial Management
Course Code 15MEC333
Program B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering, B. Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
Year Taught 2019


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.

Text Books

  • 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

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