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NISM PGPSM (PG Program in Securities Markets) Admission 2019, Dates, Application

National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) announces Post Graduate Program in Securities Markets (PGPSM) 2019

NISM PGPSM Admission 2019 - National Institute of Securities Markets, Mumbai has released notification for eligible candidates for admission into Post Graduate Program in Securities Markets (PGPSM) for the academic year 2019-20

PGPSM Details

  • The Post Graduate Program in Securities Markets (PGPSM) prepares next generation market professionals with holistic understanding and essential skill-sets to meet the requirements of the dynamic securities markets industry. The program acts as a gateway to rewarding careers in the securities markets industry

  • PGPSM is a unique opportunity for career aspirants in the securities markets to obtain in-depth understanding, both theoretical and practical, from an institute established by the Securities and Exchange Board of India

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NISM PGPSM Admission 2019  Important Dates: (Second Phase)

  • Application window closes on: 14th June 2019

  • Student arrival at the campus: 28th June 2019

  • Commencement of Programme: 01st July 2019

Duration of Course

  • PGPSM is a one-year full time Post Graduate Program with specialization in securities markets

Program Highlights

  • One-year fast-track residential program divided into four terms

  • Designed to provide holistic understanding of securities markets

  • Globally benchmarked curriculum

  • Academic Council and Faculty Team constituted by top academicians, industry veterans and market practitioners

  • Proximity to the industry and policy makers

  • Policy-research based inputs

  • Inputs on market regulations from officers of SEBI

  • Modern technology - trading simulation with streaming market data, databases like Bloomberg, Prowess, etc.

  • Multiple pedagogy - simulations, internships, live projects, cases, book-film reviews, conferences, workshops, etc. State-of-the-art infrastructure conducive to contemplative learning

Eligibility Criteria for NISM PGPSM Admission 2019

Academic Qualification:

  • Graduate in any discipline with a minimum of 60% marks from a University recognized by UGC or equivalent under 10+2+3 stream

  • In addition to the above, candidates should fulfill at least one of the following three requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of full time work experience, or

  • Post Graduate in any discipline with a minimum of 60% marks from a University recognized by UGC, or

  • Has completed at least intermediate or 2nd Level, of any of the professional qualifications like CA, CMA, CS, or CFA (offered by the CFA Institute).


  • There is no age limit for pursuing PGPSM. However, applicants less than 30 years of age as on the date of application are preferred

Selection Procedure

  • Only the shortlisted applicants would be eligible for the second stage of essay writing/GD/ personal interview.

NISM PGPSM Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Candidates can fill online form by visiting the official website

  • Application form captures the personal details, academic qualifications, professional experiences and other information essential for the selection process.

  • Interested candidates may apply by filling the application form online. NISM does not offer any offline mode for application.

  • The application fee is Rs. 1000/- and is non refundable. The fee can be paid by credit/debit card, net banking or cash deposit. All application fee payment related information is provided in the online application form.

Candidates are advised to visit the following web page regularly for updates and other information: www.nism.ac.in/pgpsm



NISM, Mumbai

National Institute of Securities Markets, (An Educational Initiative by SEBI), School for Securities Education, Plot no. 82, Sector 17, Vashi, Navi Mumbai-400 705, India, Tel: 022-66735100-05 (Board), Fax No: (022) 66735110, Email: pgpsm@nism.ac.in , Website www.nism.ac.in