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Course Detail

Course Name Financial Management
Course Code 19MNG331
Program B. Tech. in Computer 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.

Unit 2

Fundamental Valuation Concepts:Time value of money – Risk and Return. 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: financial instruments, sources of long-term, intermediate term and short term finance. Analyzing Financial Performance – Break – even analysis and Leverages – Financial Planning and Budgeting.

Textbook / References


  • Chandra, P., ‘Financial Management: Theory and Practice’, 9e, TMH, 2017.
  • Denzil Watson & Antony Head, ‘Corporate Finance- Principles and Practice’, 2e, Pearson Education Asia, 2016.
  • R L Varshney& K L. Maheshwari, ‘Managerial Economics’, S Chand & Sons, 22e, 2014.


  • Stephen Blyth, ‘An Introduction to Corporate Finance ’,McGraw Hill Book Company, 2014.
  • Eugene F. Brigham & Louis C.Gapenski, ‘Financial Management – Theory and Practice’,14e, 2015.

Evaluation Pattern

Assessment Internal External
Periodical 1 (P1) 15
Periodical 2 (P2) 15
*Continuous Assessment (CA) 20
End Semester 50
*CA – Can be Quizzes, Assignment, Projects, and Reports.

Objectives and Outcomes


  • Understand the overview of financial management
  • Inculcate methods and concepts on valuation
  • Familiarize with working capital management, financial analysis and planning

Course Outcomes

  • CO1: Understand and apply time value concept of money and use this for investment criteria decisions.
  • CO2: Evaluate the risk and return for various alternatives of investment.
  • CO3: Apply the capital budgeting techniques and evaluate the investment decisions.
  • CO4: Understand working capital management, cash and liquidity management and financial statements.

CO – PO Mapping

CO1 3 3 1 1 3 3 1
CO2 3 3 2 1 3 3 1
CO3 3 2 1 1 3 3 1
CO4 3 2 1 2 1 2 3 3 1

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