Indian Institute of Finance (IIF) has pioneered the Business Finance Education in India. It has made distinguished scholarly contributions both nationally and internationally. The institute offers courses at regular as well as distance mode in the field of management, finance

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Indian Institute of Finance Highlights

Type of Institute Private
Established 1987
Official Website
Type of Programs PG, Doctoral and Distance Education
Admission Criteria Merit and Entrance Based
International Linkages London School of Business
University of Chicago
Harvard University

IIF Ranking

  • Ranked in Top 5% B-Schools at 108th out of 2638+ Univ./Inst. in Global Ranking in Asia by Cybermatic Labs, Spain
  • Top 45% in World from 22,068+ World Univ./Inst. by Cybermatic Labs, Spain
  • India’s Leading B-School by Dun & Bradstreet
  • A++ by Business India
  • Top 100 B-School in India in 2017-18

Indian Institute of Finance Courses

Tabulated below are the courses offered by the institute at various levels: 

Course Name Eligibility Duration
Regular Programs
Management of Business Finance (MBF)

Graduation with minimum 50% marks
45% for SC/ST/OBC/5 year working executive

2 year | Full-time
Executive Management of Business Finance (EMBF) 3 year | Full-time
Post Graduate Program in Management 11 months | Full-time & Part-time
Management Development Program (MDP) 1 day; 3 days; 5 days
Short term Research Program (STRP) 3 to 24 months
Fellow Program in Finance (FBA)

Master’s degree with a minimum of 60% marks.
55% for SC/ST/OBC/5 years working executive

3-year | Full-time
Distance Learning Programs
Basic Business Finance (BBF) Graduation in any discipline. Work experience required 1-year
Management of Business Finance (MBF) 2-year

Click here: Indian Institute of Finance Courses & Fee

Indian Institute of Finance Admission

Students can obtain the application form through both online and offline mode. An application fee of INR 1250 need to made through DD or online payment. The Institute admits students strictly on the basis of merit scored in the qualifying examination. The candidates who have appeared in exams like CAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ AIMAT/ GMAT/ GRE will be considered for admission. Further, the students will be shortlisted on the basis of academic record as well as score in entrance exams. The Institute also conducts group discussion and personal interview for final selection. 

Know more: IIF Admission

Indian Institute of Finance Scholarships

Following are the scholarships provided by the Institute under various levels to meritorious students: 

Name of the Scholarship Amount offered
Jyoti Swarup Agarwal Memorial Scholarship (Best Student of MBF) INR 5,000 per anum
Ramkali Agarwal Memorial Scholarship (Best Female Student of MBF) INR 5,000 per anum
IIF Gold Medal Awarded to First Position Holder
IIF Silver Medal Awarded to Second Position Holder
Charanjit Lal Agarwal Memorial Prize INR 1,000 awarded to Third Position Holder
Bindramal Agarwal Memorial Prize INR 1,000 awarded to First year Topper

Apart from this, IIF also provides a scholarship of INR 20,000 per semester for University Toppers (Top three only) and College Topper (with distinction). 

Indian Institute of Finance Facilities 

  • Library: IIF has a well-equipped library with 55,000 thoughtfully selected books on finance, management, economics, accounting, taxation, etc. It has over 110 doctoral dissertations, 900 Academic Professional journals & magazines, has over 5000 latest financial statements of more than 500 private & public sector enterprises and financial institutions.
  • Computer Center: IIF has developed a well-equipped computer center with 60 Computers supported by IBM Pentium III 200 X and IBM Pentium II Net finite 3000 based server with multiple Pentium 233 Mhz nodes & stand-alone PCs with Multi-Media Facilities.
  • Academic Infrastructure: The Institute has a total of 40 classrooms, well-equipped tutorial rooms, 2 seminar halls, conferences halls, discussion rooms, and audio-visual rooms. 

About Indian Institute of Finance 

Indian Institute of Finance, Greater Noida (IIF), was established in 1987 by Prof. Dr. J. D. Agarwal under the aegis of Jyoti Foundation which is a public charitable trust registered under Trust Act. The institute was founded as a non-profit autonomous educational institution with the objective to promote research and education in finance. The institute has signed MOUs with over 20 Universities /Institutions worldwide for the exchange of students and faculty, and joint research so as to promote international understanding and academics. It has linkages with various industry associations and industry units like CII, ASSOCHAM, AIMA, FICCI and PHDCCI along with leading professionals from international institutes like Harvard University, London School of Economics, MIT, London Business School, IIM & IITS including Nobel laureates.

Indian Institute of Finance FAQs

Ques. How is student life at the Indian Institute of Finance (IIF)?

Ans. The timing of the institute is from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Keeping in view the assignments and challenges, the student is expected to work from 8:00 AM to 7 PM. The Institute improves the overall personality of students. Daily presentations take place at the end of the day to discuss the major financial news of the day. The faculty members guide them and elaborate on the repercussion of the financial scenario of the country or globe. 

Ques. Does the Institute provide hostel facility to the students?

Ans. No, the Institute does not provide any accommodation facility to its students. Being located in a residential area, it is easy for the students to find accommodation at reasonable rates. The approximate accommodation range from INR 5000 to INR 8000 per month for boarding and lodging. IIF students have never faced problems while getting accommodation.