Specialized Diploma Courses (SDC)

Specialized Diploma Courses (SDC)

Gone are those days when you had to pack your bags, leave your home and relocate to pursue higher studies in a suitable institute. With the emergence of distance education, students pursuing a full-time course can simultaneously enroll into professional courses offered through the mode of distance learning.

Even homemakers or working professionals who want to upgrade their knowledge on the latest developments of the industry are attracted towards distance learning courses offered as programs as well as diploma level.

Often executives need to enhance their working knowledge in a particular domain, leading to the popularity of short-term diploma courses in a number of vocational subjects. Several universities offer diploma courses to willing students through correspondence.

Program Details:

This is a program which encompasses the basics of management. It gives the candidate an insight of business functions keeping in mind, how optimum utilization of resources will enable the business function to maximize the wealth. It is a program which should be done by candidate who wants to understand the management fundamentals and purse their career in general management.


(For Example : if the course principal subject name is MARKETING MANAGEMENT then the Course name would be 'DIPLOMA IN MARKETING MANAGEMENT'.

  • Diploma in Financial Accounting
  • Diploma in Financial Statement Analysis
  • Diploma in Management Accounting
  • Diploma in Auditing
  • Diploma in Financial Markets
  • Diploma in International Finance
  • Diploma in Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Diploma in Financial Institutions
  • Diploma in Financial Management
  • Diploma in Financial Services
  • Diploma in Financial Risk Management
  • Diploma in Equity Valuation
  • Diploma in Derivative Valuation
  • Diploma in Debt Valuation
  • Diploma in Security Analysis
  • Diploma in Mutual Funds
  • Diploma in Portfolio Management
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Financial Planning
  • Diploma in Money and Banking
  • Diploma in Commercial Banking
  • Diploma in International Banking
  • Diploma in Banking Operations
  • Diploma in Central Banking
  • Diploma in Credit Management
  • Diploma in Bank Marketing
  • Diploma in Life Insurance
  • Diploma in Health Insurance
  • Diploma in Insurance Underwriting
  • Diploma in Insurance Operations
  • Diploma in Actuarial Principles and Practices
  • Diploma in General Insurance
  • Diploma in Insurance Marketing
  • Diploma in Claims Management
  • Diploma in Insurance Investments
  • Diploma in Reinsurance
  • Diploma in Business Law
  • Diploma in Indirect Taxation
  • Diploma in Direct Taxation
Code : SDC


  • Principles and Practise of management
  • Course Principal Subject
Pre-Requisites Duration
10 or equivalent Fast Track:3 Months
Regular:1 Year
ISTM Course Fees
For Indian Students
With Book : 7900 INR
For Foriegn Students
With Book: 500 USD
Examination :

Online : 3 Hrs

Home : 10 Days

Centre Based : 3 Hrs ( Per Paper)

Note: Tax rates as applicable.


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Examination taken (Please list in chronological order including examinations with results pending)

Declaration by the Candidate

I certify that all information provided in this application proforma is complete and accurate. I agree to familiarize myself with all the rules and regulations of the program set forth by ISTM and abide by them. I would uplift the standards and respect the principles of ISTM as an organization of higher learning.

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