CRISIL opens application for its flagship Certified Analyst Program, in association with NMIMS

Post Graduate Certificate in Finance

CRISIL is a global analytical company providing ratings, research, and risk and policy advisory services. They are India’s leading ratings agency and foremost provider of high-end research to the world’s largest banks and leading corporations. With sustainable competitive advantage arising from their strong brand, unmatched credibility, market leadership across businesses, and large customer base, they deliver analysis, opinions, and solutions that make markets function better.

The CRISIL Certified Analyst Programme (CCAP) is CRISIL’s flagship programme. A two-year intensive work-cum-study programme that offers an opportunity to aspirants to be employees from Day One.  For the Batch X(2016-18) of CCAP, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), one of India’s top 10 business schools, has joined forces with CRISIL as an academic partner. On successful completion of the programme candidates will be awarded with a joint Post Graduate Certificate in Finance from CRISIL and NMIMS.  

CCAP has been designed keeping in mind domestic and global business needs, and after thoroughly analysing the curricula of MBA, CA, CFA and FRM programmes. The unique format combines work assignments on live projects with classroom learning and interactive workshops, equipping participants with exceptional financial and business skills. The learning and growth path of participants is closely monitored to ensure exposure to opportunities that will facilitate career progression. This ensures each participant develops an in-depth understanding of financial concepts so as to fit into challenging analytical roles not just in CRISIL, but also elsewhere in the industry.



Programme at a glance:

Academic Partner Narsee Monjee Institute of Management (NMIMS)
Academic Structure Classroom + regular webinars

8 – 10 academic days per quarter

Location Work locations: Chennai, Gurgaon, Mumbai and Pune

Academic location: Academic sessions will be conducted only in Mumbai, at NMIMS campus, Vile Parle, Mumbai

Programme Fees Selected candidates will have to pay programme fees of Rs 1.38 lakh in two tranches:

i. 50% at the offer-acceptance stage

ii. 50% within 3 months of joining the programme

This programme fees will be refunded to the participants once they complete 3 years of employment with CRISIL(including two years of CCAP)

Aptitude Test CRISIL Aptitude Test

NMAT, CAT & XAT scores considered – for direct selection to Group Discussion and Personal Interview(more than 90 percentile with a minimum of 80 percentile in all the sections)

Certification Post Graduate Certificate in Finance jointly awarded by CRISIL and NMIMS on successful completion of the two years’ work-cum-study programme
Salary post programme completion Minimum Rs 6.25 lakh per annum (plus performance based variable pay)


So if you think that you have an analytical bent of mind, good communication skills, high levels of enthusiasm and initiative, and an interest in a long-term career with CRISIL,  your journey begins here! You may reach out to our programme experts on 022 3342 3000 / 9769797440 / or you may click here for further details.

The last date for submissions of the Application Forms is April 26th, 2016.  Gear up for an exciting future ahead!