Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of course is this?
It is a Rapid Revision Course or Crash Course, spanning around 45 hours.
What is the unique feature of this course?
Apart from teaching the subject, the strategy to succeed in the exam is explained in each chapter. Boosting the confidence and morale of a student is the unique feature of this course.
How much time I will be taking to complete this course?
It should be maximum 4 days if you devote approximately 13 hours a day.
Does it cove entire SFM?
Yes. It does cover the entire syllabus.
Are each concept in every chapter is explained before solving problems?
Yes. First concepts are explained. Then the formulae are explained. Then while solving problems the concept and formulae are revisited. There is virtually a double revision for each concept.
Does it cover all type of problems?
It covers most types of problems which are likely to come in the exam.
Does it cover problems asked in latest question papers?
Yes. It covers all problems asked till the Nov 2020 examinations.
Is this course recommended for those who have not studied SFM even once?
Is this course recommended for those who have learnt SFM elsewhere i.e. who have not been taught by Sridhar Sir?
Yes. Very much suits any student, as most of the teachings are from scratch. Prof Sridhar’s experience in teaching and more than 30 years of service in the finance industry will be clearly seen when you go through the course. Ultimately the satisfaction and confidence is what a student would desire in the end.
Will I be getting a hardcopy of booklet?
Yes. A sleek formulae and important problems booklet for Last Day Revision
What material I need to have before undergoing this course?
A 200-250 pages dedicated notebook for writing the notes while watching the video. Color pens to mark important parts of notes.
What are the highlights of this course?
Each chapter is first explained – the types of problems present in the chapter - the chances of they coming in the exam – the types of questions one can expect – the concepts related to each – each concept is highlighted and explained - then formulae present in each chapter is explained – select problems are read and solved completely – aimed to give total confidence to students.
Does it cover theory?
No. The course narrates the strategy and guidelines to cover theory on their own.
How many problems are explained and solved?
Ninety problems are completely explained and solved, and they are selected carefully so that they cover all the concepts in the entire syllabus.
What about latest additions in the syllabus done by ICAI
The course covers latest additions done by ICAI, as applicable for May 2021 exam or later. In fact there is a dedicated chapter video on Money Market Instruments.
What all we get on buying this course?
A sleek formulae and booklet of important problems for Last Day Revision Video files – chapter wise, apart from Introduction and Conclusion Dedicated file for new addition by ICAI i.e. Money Market Bonus access of 2.5 hours – complete solution to Jan 2021 ICAI question paper
What benefits a student derives by taking this course?
SFM is a time-consuming subject when it comes to revision. There is a huge saving of time for a student who takes this course. Secondly, it is vital that all important problems are solved, and concepts are learnt before the examination. This course does contain all such important concepts and problems. Thirdly, strategy to pass in the exam is as important as knowledge, which is the hallmark of this course.
Can I have practice of solving problems?
A student has an option to solve the problems after seeing the concept, by pausing the video, solving and then verifying the same with the solved answers. Thus it can be converted to DIY (Do It Yourself) course.