Post Graduate Diploma in Finance & Internal Auditing (PGDFIA) is aimed at aspiring and practicing finance and internal audit professionals. PGDFIA equally develops the knowledge in finance and internal auditing principles. After completing the programme, PGD certificate is issued by Innovate Awarding (UK) and transcript is issued by BiMS. PGDFIA develops your knowledge in corporate finance, capital budgeting, working capital management, risk management and Internal Auditing Standards developed by International Qualifications Network (IQN). Internal Auditing Standards studied through PGDFIA programme introduce the principles and applications of internal audit engagements.


5 Reasons to Join PGDFIA

 duration and fees

|   PGDFIA can be completed in six (6) months   |

|   Fee for the entire programme is BDT 35,000/- (by two installments)   |

|   Our fees include PGD certificate fees, exam fees and cost of course materials   |

|   Registration of students remains valid for a maximum period of seven (7) months |

|   Additional UK fees ONLY  applicable if you want CFS & QIA certificate    |

|  NO other hidden cost within this period  |


Admission Eligibility

Minimum bachelor degree (or equivalent qualification) is required  \

Students having 3rd division/class/ in SSC/HSC/Graduation are not eligible to apply  \

Applicants are expected to have language proficiency as exams are conducted in ‘English’  \

/  BiMS reserves the right to reject any admission application  \


Semester & Modules

There are total two (2) semesters in PGDFIA programme. Duration of each semester is three (3) months.

|   FINANCE SEMESTER (3 Months)   |

  • Nature and scope of financial strategy in practice
  • Capital investment process & tools used by different businesses
  • DCF methods of investment appraisal
  • Sensitivity analysis & capital rationing for project appraisal
  • Different sources of financing for a businesses
  • The costs of capital and its application
  • The components of capital markets
  • The working capital management in business
  • Currency risk & interest rate risk for a business
  • Futures, options, FRA & SWAPS
  • Optimal capital structure and dividend policy


  • Internal Auditing, Risk and Governance
  • Conducting internal audit engagements
  • Sampling and statistics
  • Gathering data and other engagement tools
  • Analytical review
  • Computerised audit tools and techniques
  • Risk and control self-assessment
  • Financial audit engagements
  • Security and privacy audit engagements
  • IT engagements
  • Consulting engagements
  • Fraud and monitoring engagements



PGD programme has been developed primarily for the working professionals and part-time students. Classes are held typically on Fridays.

 optional professional certifications (RPL)

After successfully completing PGDFIA at BiMS, you become automatically eligible for CFS (Certified Finance Specialist) awarded by Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA). CFS designation sets an expertise-benchmark for financial management. CFS is quality assured and credit rated by SQA at Level 8 on the SCQF. After successfully completing PGDFIA at BiMS, you will also become automatically eligible for QIA (Qualified Internal Auditor) certificate awarded by IQN. QIA designation is regarded as a key benchmark in internal audit profession and is recognised in Scottish Credit & Qualifications Framework (SCQF). The qualification is awarded by IQN and credit rated by Edinburgh Napier University, UK.


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