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STARTS ON June 30, 2023 Live Online Sessions with Faculty Academic Orientation: July 16, 2023
DURATION 6 Months Live Online Session Timings 3 hours / week Sunday, 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM
PROGRAMME FEE INR 1,35,000 + GST View Payment Plan Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing
ELIGIBILITY 1 year of work experience after Graduation (10+2+3)/Diploma holder (10+2+3)/Post-graduation as on June 30, 2023. A minimum of 50% marks in Graduation or Diploma or Post Graduation.
STARTS ON June 30, 2023 Live Online Sessions with Faculty Academic Orientation: July 16, 2023
DURATION 6 Months Live Online Session Timings 3 hours / week Sunday, 12:15 PM to 3:15 PM
PROGRAMME FEE INR 1,35,000 + GST View Payment Plan Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Early Bird Registration Benefit

INR 1,22,000 + GST

We are offering an early bird registration benefit on the programme fee exclusively for participants who apply by May 2, 2023.
The final Early Bird fee will be INR 1,22,000 + GST.

Programme Overview


Learning Hours


Cutting-edge Modules


Capstone Project



The Executive Programme in FinTech, Banking & Applied Risk Management from IIM Lucknow provides an overview and working knowledge of risk governance and long-term value creation in the light of these digital disruptions and new regulations. This programme is delivered via interactive live online sessions and the industry-relevant programme curriculum will benefit professionals in banking, fintech and NBFCs as well as IT professionals working on FinTech/ Blockchain projects.

Why enrol in FinTech, Banking & Applied Risk Management
FinTech, Banking & Applied Risk Management Programme
Other FinTech programmes (Online via recorded lectures)
All classes are delivered via LIVE ONLINE format by IIML faculty & industry experts
FACE-TO-FACE sessions at IIML Campus
Executive ALUMNI Status
PEER-TO-PEER learning through weekly interactions with other participants
Accredited institution Dual accreditation No accreditation
Best-in-class curriculum Created by one of India’s premier B-School Created by a non-accredited institution
FLEXIBLE PAYMENT options with multiple instalments
  • $1 Bn

    As of December 2021, India has over 17 FinTech companies, which have gained ‘Unicorn Status’ with a valuation of over $1 bn.

    (Invest India, 2022)
  • 57%

    57% of banks are in the process of building a digital-only subsidiary.

    (Banking Circle, 2021)
  • 3rd Largest

    The Indian FinTech market is expanding rapidly, and is estimated to become the third largest market in the world by 2025.

    (India Today, 2022)

Programme Highlights

Learn from immersive live online sessions, without taking a career break

Learn how risk management evolves in this disruptive and innovative environment

Gain a global outlook with insights from IIM Lucknow faculty and international expert practitioners

Apply programme learnings in a hands-on capstone project based on a real-world business case

Receive a certificate of completion from one of India’s top B-Schools (NIRF, 2022)

Become industry-ready and learn from real-world business applications, industry case studies and tools

Who is this Programme for?

With banks supporting fintech companies, gaining a working knowledge and certification from IIM Lucknow in fintech, blockchain applications, banking, and risk management will be a rewarding step for your career. This programme will be beneficial to:

  • Mid to senior-level managers working in the banking and financial services sector eager to understand risk management and control in an evolving business environment
  • Business leaders in banking and financial institutions working across risk and compliance portfolio and keen to gain a deeper understanding of risk governance in a disruptive world
  • Risk management consultants and finance professionals working in a bank or a fintech organisation or handling similar clients/ projects
  • Early-career professionals or those aspiring for a career in risk management roles and have completed certifications like CFA, FRM, and CA
  • Entrepreneurs and business owners interested in scaling business growth through effective risk management

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn about critical banking and financial risks, capital and regulatory requirements, as well as asset-liability management
  • Gain insights into the broader context behind analytical models and approaches to risks in the banking sector
  • Understand the changing dynamics of corporate segments for creating a risk-adjusted positive return portfolio of assets
  • Explore capital and liquidity regulatory landscape relating to advanced fund transfer pricing, liquidity risks and bankruptcy resolution laws
  • Apply risk-management tools to identify, mitigate and manage risks faced in the BFSI industry
  • Understand how tools such as value-at-risk and stress-testing as well as derivative instruments assess and hedge risks proactively
  • Explore popular real-world blockchain applications within the risk management paradigm
  • Develop the ability to understand risks and make strategic operational decisions

Programme Modules

  • Overview of Banking and Financial Services Industry – Global and Indian/ Understanding Basic Definitions of Risk
  • Understanding Financial Statements and Using it as a Proxy for Capturing Banking Risks
  • Business Cycles, Capital Adequacy and Supervision and Regulatory Forbearance
  • Management of Liabilities – Pricing of Deposits and Deposit Mix
  • Liquidity Risk
  • Interest Rate Risk and Asset Liability Management
  • Innovation Frameworks
  • Foundations of FinTech and Associated Risks
  • Applications of ML & AI in FinTech; Risk Management, Credit Scoring
  • Data Driven Financial Analytics in Risk Management and Fraud Detections
  • Cyber Security and Financial Issues in FinTech: Navigating the Risks
  • Alternative Finance Channels and Instruments
  • FinTech Applications in Banking and Financial Services
  • FinTech and MSME lending Landscape
  • Design Thinking, Digital Strategy, Gamification and Future of FinTech
  • Fintech in Banking - Open, Neo Banking. FaaS, Challenger Banks
  • Risk Management Practices Under Basel I, II, III and IV
  • Credit Risk Models and Portfolio Credit Risk Management
  • Stress Testing, Value at Risk, ICAAP and ECL provisioning
  • Operational Risk Management (Only concepts)
  • Economic Capital, Risk Governance and RAROC frameworks
  • Risk Management Products and Derivatives across Risk Classes
  • Market Risk Capital Charge Under SMM and IMA
  • Interest Rate Futures and Basic Swaps
  • Options, Black Scholes Mertons Model and Underlying Volatility
  • Interest Rate and Exotic Options
  • Blockchain Applications
  • Distributed Ledger Technologies
  • Crypto Currencies and ICO
  • Asset Management and Payment Systems
  • InsureTech, WealthTech and e-Banks
  • Digital Payments and Alternative Investment Markets
  • AI/Big Data in Payment Systems

The capstone project provides participants with the opportunity to apply the learnings from the programme to a comprehensive case study. In a virtual case study motivated by real-world projects, participants apply learnings from all modules to successfully implement the project from conception to completion. The capstone project would require participants to work on their own for about 6 hours. At the end of the project, the participants will turn in their work for discussion and consultation with faculty members.

- Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.
- The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings may or may not be made available, at the discretion of faculty members. Emeritus or the institute does not guarantee availability of any session recordings.

Programme Directors


Programme Director & Professor,

Finance and Accounting

Prof. Prakash Singh is a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from HBTI, Kanpur, an MBA from Lucknow University and holds a PhD from BITS, Pilani. His research interests include Performance and Regulation of Banks, Risk Management in Financial Institutions, Microfinance, and Valuation of Start-ups. His research contributions have been published in various peer-reviewed journals. He also serves as an Independent Director on the Board of NBFC-MFIs as well as on the advisory board of UP Power Corporation, PICUP, SIDBI and LMA among other organisations. He is also the Faculty Convener at SCIFI, an IIM Lucknow - SIDBI sponsored incubation centre promoting start-ups in the space of FinTech.

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Programme Director & Professor,

Finance and Accounting

Prof. Vikas Srivastava is an MBA, PhD and a visiting Doctoral Fellow at the Helsinki School of Economics under a scholarship by the European Union. His primary research areas are Project Finance, Corporate Banking and Credit Risk Management. He has managed consulting assignments for IFC Washington and ADB Manila on sustainable lending and provided consulting and over 120 specialised training programs to RBI, large public sector banks, Centre for Banking Studies, Central Bank of Srilanka and Bangladesh Bank. He has co-authored a textbook on Project Finance published by Oxford University Press, besides having publications in several international journals and articles in financial dailies.

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Programme Faculty


Assistant Professor,

Finance and Accounting

Prof. Pandey has significant experience in managing public and private companies in the residential real estate, asset management, and financial services sector. He has held various leadership roles. His research interests include Financial Intermediation and Financial Institutions, Capital Market Research in Accounting, and Information and Incentives.

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Assistant Professor,

Information Technology and Systems

Prof. Attili has more than 17 years of extensive experience in IT Service Delivery and Corporate Training. This includes 6 years of client-facing roles in the USA, a decade of management experience in driving global, large scale IT projects. He is also an Agile Coach, Certified Scrum Master, and has acted as Strategic Advisory for multiple teams.

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Associate Professor,

Finance and Accounting

Prof. Dixit has been associated with IIM Lucknow since November 2009. His research interests include risk management, quantitative trading strategies, and derivatives pricing and market efficiency.

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Industry Expert


Principal Consultant,

Evolution Partners

Prasar is a business technology expert and an evangelist focusing on emerging technologies. He has an MBA from IIM Bangalore and a BE from NIT Surat. He has a keen understanding of the business application of advanced technologies, including Blockchain, AR/VR, advanced Data Analytics, AI/ML & Deep Learning, and Cybersecurity. In a career spanning nearly two decades, he has worked with leading banks as well as consulted top conglomerates and SMBs on technology-driven businesses.

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Participant Testimonial

"The professors have good experience and the sessions conducted were very interactive. The concepts were explained clearly which helped in building the base, understanding the topics better, and applying it in practical scenarios."

Deepak Ravindranathan

Senior Project Manager, Infosys

Programme Certificate

On successful completion of the programme, with a minimum 75% attendance, participants will be awarded a certificate of completion. If a participant does not meet the attendance criteria, then he/ she will be given a certificate of participation from IIM Lucknow.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

- The certificate shown above is for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact prototype of the actual certificate.
- IIM Lucknow reserves the right to change the certificate and specifications at any time without notice.

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Banking and Finance
  • IT Services
  • Consulting
  • Healthcare
  • Others*

*Others include Agribusiness, FMCG, Manufacturing, and Telecommunication amongst others.

Top Functions
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Operations
  • Others*

*Others include Legal/ Compliance, Marketing, Risk Management,and Sales, amongst others.

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Emeritus Career Services

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  • Career Management Modules on:
    • Building an Impressive Resume & Cover Letter
    • Building an Impressive LinkedIn Profile
    • Navigating Job Search
    • Interview Preparation
  • Job placement assistance from partner companies are published, applied to, and tracked to success via an online platform.
  • Past participants of Emeritus work at Microsoft, ICICI Bank, Infosys, HDFC, AirBnB, TCS, Ola, Flipkart, JSW, Wipro, Honeywell, JP Morgan, Reliance Jio, Mahindra, Gartner, Accenture, Cognizant, amongst others

Please note:

  • This service is available only for Indian residents enrolled into select Emeritus programmes.
  • IIM Lucknow or Emeritus do NOT promise or guarantee a job or progression in your current job. Career Services is only offered as a service that empowers you to manage your career proactively. The Career Services mentioned here are offered by Emeritus. IIM Lucknow is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

View Payment Plan
Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is
May 02, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 1,500 + GST

Round 2: The second application deadline is
May 29, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 2,000 + GST

Round 3: The third application deadline is
Jun 22, 2023 and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + GST

The Learning Experience 

What is it like to learn with the learning collaborator, Emeritus? 

More than 300,000 professionals globally, across 200 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded. All the contents of the course would be made available to students at the commencement of the course. However, to ensure the program delivers the desired learning outcomes, the students may appoint Emeritus to manage the delivery of the program in a cohort-based manner during the course period the cost of which is already included in the overall Course fee of the course.

A dedicated program support team is available 7 days a week to answer questions about the learning platform, technical issues, or anything else that may affect your learning experience.

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