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

'Financial Management' is an elective course offered for the B. Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) in Electronics and Communication Engineering 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.

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.

TEXTBOOKS

  1. Chandra P. - ‘Financial Management: Theory and Practice’ - TMH - 2001 - 5th Edition

REFERENCES

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