Increasingly, managers in every functional area need to understand the basic principles of accounting and ﬁnance in order to make informed business decisions.
This practical programme is designed to demystify financial jargon and concepts for non-finance managers. In five days, you will learn how to interpret financial statements and apply that information into your business. At the end of the course, you will be able to speak the same language as your finance colleagues, understand performance metrics, read and use company reports, and grasp other managerial accounting issues.
Executives who make or contribute to decisions with significant financial implications, including:
A background in finance and accounting is not required.
The program is extremely well-organised and the lecturers are very experienced and able to relate difficult concepts using relevant case studies and examples. The course materials are relevant and easy to use and this program is very suitable for those who need a basic overview of finance and accounting for business.Rohendran ChelliahDirectorEndeavour Land Sdn Bhd
The course was very well organized with appropriate mix of participants from various backgrounds. I have gained many insightful learnings which I’m confident of applying them at work.Mabel Tan, SingaporeTreasury ManagerGlobal Logistic Properties Limited
A thoroughly beneficial experience. The entire NUS faculty and team were extremely professional throughout.Ross Evans, SingaporeVice PresidentBNY Mellon
A well-conducted and satisfactory programme. The organisation of the course reflects excellent professionalism from NUS, the faculty and coordinators. The school facilities are very good. A five-star experience.Nandan Warrier, SingaporeOwner's Representative, East AfricaEast Africa Pacific International Lines
An intense week of comprehensive study, taught by world-class faculty.Christopher Malone, United Arab EmiratesPartnerMonitor Deloitte
The programme has helped me to understand fundamental financial concepts and has enabled me to perform effective financial analysis. The mix of participants from different professions and countries adds depth and provides a practical perspective.Kenneth Lim, SingaporeSenior Vice President, Market Operations and ITEnergy Market Company
The programme is very useful for people who do not have any prior accounting and finance knowledge. It has provided me with a healthy level of scepticism and a deeper understanding of financial statements.Soon Li Ling, SingaporeSenior Manager, Corporate AffairsStandard Chartered
A concise overview of key accounting concepts and useful finance tools.Paul Gallie, UKOwnerAPM Terminals Management (Singapore) Pte Ltd
A very intense programme covering the high ground of financial and accounting knowledge. The diversity of participants makes the course even more interesting and fun.Alison Astarita, ChinaGeneral ManagerGeneral Manager
Highly engaging and very relevant. Quick and concise course material packed in a few days but very impactful.Jayaprakesh Jagateesan, SingaporeChief Executive OfficerRHT Holdings
The course offers a great overview of financial conditions and situations that affect non-financial managers without us realising it.Roni Pramaditia, IndonesiaHead of FoundationMedco Group
This is one of the best technical financial courses.Mutlaq Al-Azmi, KuwaitDeputy CEOKuwait National Petroleum Company
18 Nov - 22 Nov 2019
Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245
All NUS alumni and past participants of NUS Executive Education are entitled to 10% alumni savings on this programme.
Alternatively, you can enjoy savings if you pay early with Visa or MasterCard:
> 45 days before start of programme: 10% savings
> 30 days before start of programme: 5% savings
Team enrolment benefits are also available, please contact the programme advisor for details.