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Certification in Applied FSA aims to equip analysts with the knowledge to try and answer the question “Why” when they spot a ratio. The idea is to not just calculate a number, but try and see why the number looks like what it does. This aims to take analysts beyond the realm of what is taught in conventional Financial Statement Analysis.

What Will You Learn

  • Detailed Annual Report Analysis of companies
  • How Ratios stack up in different sectors
  • Practical Interpretations of Ratios
  • Analyzing Quality of Financial Statements
  • Analyze why numbers move


  • You will be able to do a threadbare analysis of Company Annual Reports
  • You will be able to Decode Financial Ratios and what is driving them
  • The live project and certifications can both be mentioned in resume
  • Achieve Recognition across campuses and industry


  • No Major understanding around finance needed

About the Instructor

  • Peeyush Chitlangia

    Peeyush Chitlangia

    Peeyush Chitlangia is the founder of FinShiksha. An Alumnus of IIM Calcutta & MNIT Jaipur, Peeyush has been in the financial services industry for the last 14 years & has extensive exposure to Equity Research & Financial Modeling. With more than 50,000 man hours of teaching experience, he has trained nearly 15000 participants across organizations.

Course Content

  • Introduction to the program

  • Basics of Financial Statements

  • Basics of Financial Statements 2

  • Income Statement Recap

  • Balance Sheet Recap

  • Cash Flow Recap

  • Financial Statement Linkage Exercise

  • Ratios Recap

  • Maruti Ratios Recap

  • Annual Report Analysis 1

  • Annual Report Analysis 2

  • Introduction

  • What Companies Want

  • Cash Conversion Cycle and Implications

  • Ratios - Sectoral Implications 1

  • Ratios - Sectoral Implications 2

  • Ratios-Unsolved-Company-A - Excel

  • Ratios-Unsolved-Company-B - Excel

  • Ratios-Unsolved-Company-C - Excel

  • Ratios-Unsolved-Company-D - Excel

  • Adjustment to Ratios

  • Quality of Earnings

  • Dividends, Bonus and Stock Splits


The course will have an online assessment. The final Certification will be an open Online test, which would be untimed, and open book. We would try and keep the assessment as close to a real life situation as possible, where you will have all the tools that you would have in real life at your disposal.

In addition, the course also has an optional live project. This will help you apply the concepts learnt into a real world example.



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