- Learn to build financial models with 5 Modules comprising excel, financial statement analysis(income statement, balance sheet, cashflow statements), Quantitative Methods, Equity Valuation, Project finance, Capital budgeting in Live classes or self-paced based on your preference.
- Post completion get 12 financial modeling specializations in infrastructure, solar, aviation, mergers and acquisitions, LBO(Leverage buy out), IT, Algo trading, retail Banking, Real estate, manufacturing.
- Get placements in core finance companies in equity research, credit rating, investment banking, and investment banking operations, after completing the placement requisites.
- 200 Hrs Live training for live version students
- Self paced students get 100 Hrs videos and live doubt solving support in zoom meetings and whatsaap doubt support
Income statement,balance sheet and cashflow statement, Financial modelling, Excel basic, Excel advanced, Charts, Data table, Capital budgeting, Banking sector valuation models, Discounted cash flow,Metal and mining, Pharma, real estate,Capital goods, Manufacturing,FMCG, Project finance modelling, Leverage buyout models,Mergers and acquisitions models, relative valuation models, report writing
- Get lifetime access to live classes in live variant
- Get lifetime validity of portal access and updates
- Self paced students get free financial modeling live specialisation classs.
- 5 Module certificates with 1-course completion certificate
- NSE Certificate issued by NSE Academy on exam completion( the exam cost will be borne by student)
- Each student will be eligible for placements, regardless of their background( We do not commit placements before verification of your profile)
- Students need to clear the placement technical pre-requisites to start getting interviews.
- Placement process starts within 1 month of the admission, given that the student has full filled the basic requirements
- We don’t charge any fee for placements and our placement support is not bound by time limits.
- We hold the record-” There are zero students in mentor me without placement opportunties till date, which can be verified”.
- We don’t guarantee placements, but we commit our sinciere efforts. self-preparation of the student still remains the deciding factor for placements
Placements At Mentor Me
Self Paced - Basic
1 Year Content Access
Fees – ₹4,999 (+ GST)
Self Paced - Plus+
Lifelong Content Access*
Fees – ₹9,999 (+ GST)
Live Online - Basic
Live Online Classes *
Lifetime Content Access
Fees – ₹14,999 (+ GST)
Live Online - Plus+
Live Online Classes *
Lifetime Content Access
Fees – ₹24,999 (+ GST)
Financial Modelling Course Syllabus
Below is the core program outline of the investment banking course with placements. This forms the base foundation before the candidate is eligible for specializations in advanced financial modeling modules. You can download the brochure for more details.
The first module is designed for a comprehensive start with spreadsheet skills and awareness on various sections and features of excel ribbons which is required for a financial analyst , equity analyst or investment banker
Excel layout and structure
Sheet vs Book
Cell freeze and referencing
Nest if Function
- Excel shortcuts
Module 2: Excel Part 2
The second module gets into new functions required for financial model making .
Vlook up/ Hlook up/ Xlook up
Index and Match
Sum, Average, Count, Max, Min, Counta
Conditional operators, Sumif, Countif, Average if
Pivot Table, Pivot Chart, Slicer
Financial analysis and template
Data Look up case study on stock market data
Charts- Waterfall, Radar, Clustered column, Histogram
Data Analysis tool pack
Sales Data case study
Module 3: Financial Mathematics
All these concepts remain an important part of corporate finance concepts
What is time value of money
What is compounding
What is discounting
Definitions of rate
Frequency of compounding
Series of cashflow
TVM Excel functions
Beginning and ending cashflow
IRR and NPV. Problems with IRR
Module 4: Statistics for Finance
Financial modeling is incomplete without learning the statistics required to make forecasting , and creating insights on the business risks
Need of statistics
Presentation and analysis of data
Risk adjusted calculations- Sharpe, MAR, Sortio
Fund selection Case study
No one can become a financial analyst without knowing accounting and financial statement analysis required for investment finance field for analysing the financial performance. The investment banking course offered by Mentor Me will teach you financial accounting , analysis, various line items from the basics.
Introduction to Financial Statement Analysis Framework- Annual report reading, Con Call reports, Quarterly reports, statement of change in equity, Supplementary information
Financial statement linkages and creating financial statement in excel
Income statement– Revenue recognition principles, Expense recognition principles, Diluted EPS, EPS, LIFO, FIFIO,AVCO
Balance Sheet– Format of balance sheet, current assets, current liabilities, Fixed assets, Non current liabilities
Cash flow statement– Format of cash flow statement, Direct method , Indirect method, FCFF, FCFEE
Ratio analysis– Solvency Ratios, Profitability ratios, Activity Ratios.
Ratio Analysis Case Study- Analyse persistent systems annual report
How to Read an annual Report step by step
Franchisee Business Model Valuation- NPV , IRR, Sensitivity analysis
Minority Interest, Impairment, Good will analysis
Once the finance fundamentals are set now its time to dig into creating financial models in practice. We will start applying all the concepts learnt into practical real life financial decision making. Check a project finance class here.
Start-Up Model Travel agency Business
You will learn how to think of the template of the business model. How a three statement financial model is made . Also you will learn how small business assumptions can make the decision making difficult
Manufacturing Plant Business Modeling
In this financial model you will learn how funding complications affect the model. Interest capitalisation, Construction phasing , Soft cost and hard cost of projects will be taught in this section
Tax is an important part of investment decision making calculation. Taxation is much more complicated than calculating 30% of the PBT. Here you will learn tax loss carry forwards, Carry forward loss set off, Minimum alternate tax, MAT Credits, MAT Set off,Deffered tax liability & Deffered Tax Asset. All of this practically using excel
Manufacturing Plant Set Up Model
This is a real model of the industry made from scratch using real world assumptions and calculations. You will learn what it means to work in a industry level financial model from zero. All the complications thrown into one project finance case. You also learn how to create deb schedule with various interest rate calculations.
Check out our demo class of financial modeling valuation .
This is the final section before the specialization kicks in. In this section we will take a publicly listed company from NSE stock exchange and create a DCF Valuation Model and Relative /Comparable analysis financial model. This is one of the other applications of financial modeling in decision making. This model is specifically useful for people who want to pursue to join equity research and Investment banking
Valuation Basics- DCF, Gordon growth, WACC, Cost of equity , Levered, Un levered Beta, Terminal Value
Creating a model template
Data collection and data feeding in financial model
Revenue Driver- breaking the business into Price and quantity metrics, so that you can forecast those metrics
Debt Schedule , Asset schedule Forecast
Free Cash flow calculation
This is our major success metric at Mentor Me, your placement. With over a decade of experience in this field, we have developed resources and process which will make you polished for the interview and job in investment banking and research. This module will include
Employability quizzes for each skill tested in the interview
Case studies practice for interview
Written test question bank
Mock Interviews- Face to face
CV Edits and recommendation
Soft Questions practice for HR Rounds
12 Specialisation Models
Mergers models are A+B=C or A+B= A. The purpose of this kind of a model is to actually find the synergies and cost benefits.
LBO modeling is similar to buying a house on debt and using the rent proceeds to reduce the debt over time. Convert this into a large scale acquisition of a business using debt.
One of the favorites of the industry, because of its large contribution to India’s GDP. A very engaging model to make and easily understandable
Learn about the renewable energy project finance case on solar business. Learn its challenges, accounting assumptions and return potential
Aviation is more than just tickets. The major complication of making a aviation Model is the lease calculations and forecasting of it in the future
Education industry has changed over the years and is one of the most sought after business for investment banks. Learn how to model and value such business
Road development projects are the most interesting project finance application because of its easy to understand business details You will learn how to to estimate tolls, construction phasing and Return calculation
This is one of the complicated business to create a financial Model with various factors and a huge number of assumptions to be taken.
Did you know that real estate business model are only created using a one statement model and not three statements. A fairly easy model but complicated excel functions to manage delays
Learn to make a business plan on a star up idea from product to implementation . This can be suitable for those who have a fair idea on products and have worked with start ups before
This is guided full fledged course in which you will be told to research on strategies, read published material and execute a back tested performance of a strategy. Should be done only those, who possess strong statistics background
Make a model on one of the most talked about industry, E commerce. Learn how to forecast sales, handle negative cash flows and complete valuation
Which Job Interviews Test This skill?
Course Completion Certificate
There are 4 Modules of the. Each module will have a quiz at the end of the reading. The overall grade is calculated based on each module’s performance.
Allen Aravindan, CFA
Rythum Verma,CFA Level III
Amit K,FMS Delhi
Core Finance Placement Recruiters
Our placement process is robust yet personalized for each candidate. Additionally, each candidate gets access to a mentor, which promises unbiased decision-making help throughout the success journey. Every student has to display a certain level of financial modeling skills to be eligible for investment banking placements.
Frequently Asked Questions
Since mentor me stands for learning, each mentor listed on mentor me can run as many courses as they want but can only take 20 mentees( students) in batch to maintain delivery and at a time mentor 20 students overall.
Moreover financial modeling is a decision making tool used in
1 :banking industry for funding projects 2:Used for business valuation in private equity 3: stock valuation in asset management industry 4:In cororate finance for financial planning and analysis
Financial Modeling is a core skill required in core finance interviews. There is a large gap between what the academic qualifications teach vs what is required in the industry. Hence financial modeling course at mentor me careers, bridges the gap.
Mentor Me Careers has the most comprehensive curriculum of financial modelling course in India. It is rigorous program with 12 specialisation, 21 Modules. Each module is made carefully considering the requirement of placements in investment banking and research.
Financial Modeling cannot be learnt without getting perspective and experience. Since getting core finance placements is a competitive space, doing these specialisation will give you the edge over the other students during interviews and also will help you advance your career in research.
There are various types of modelling, with subtle changes with everys sector that we analyse. However the core factor remains the same in terms of the skill.
At mentor me we are serious on the quality of content you read, use and learn with.
We have high quality pre – recorded videos, recorded by experts
We have reading slides as summary
Class Recordings for staying updated (Applicable for Online Instructor Led)
Cheat Sheets- Get small pocket mind maps to remember formulas and logic
Excel Templates- Get high quality templates to learn financial modeling
Interview question bank- we have compiled over the years question banks for interviews for top 50 companies in India. You will get to practice these from day 1.
- More so, the mock interviews which are conducted are also included which are aimed at personality development of an individual for cracking the interviews
If you are in the Live online plus variant then you can attend multiple batches for a year.
Those who are live online basic- need to pay 2000 Batch transfer fee to enroll for the next batch
Content will be available for all variants for life time
It all depends on the your learning curve and previous backgrounds. Below is the summary of recommendation’
Self Paced Basic- Suitable for Finance professionals
Self Paced Plus- Suitable for candidates who are well versed with fundamentals and are self learners
Live Online Basic- Suitable if you are not looking for placement and are just up skilling
Live Online Plus- Suitable for MBA Freshers, CA Inters, CFA Level 1 ,2 Candidates, Commerce Graduates who are looking for a Job.
The trainer or mentor will provide you with all the support required during this course, and you can access him/ her directly on whatsaap.
A valid internet connection that can handle online meetings , a laptop with a working Microsoft Excel account
Learning is global and accessible to all. We provide services to all
Yes if you enroll with more than 2 students as a group then we provide 10% Waiver for all.
College training with a large of more than 20 students can contact at [email protected]
We teach exactly what is required in placement interviews and we understand the finance space well. With our updated material, high quality content we are pretty sure, with the students effort that one should not have any problems getting success.
However we do not offer placement guarantee. Check the placement report here. Another fact is that all our students who have been placed with previous expereince have got minimum 20% growth rate in their packages.
We have multiple easy payment methods available.
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