RAJASTHAN PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, AJMER SYLLABUS
FOR COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR THE POST OF LECTURER
IN ECONOMIC ADMINISTRATION & FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (E.A.F.M.)
FOR COLLEGE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT PAPER - II
Unit – I- Banking and Financial Institutions : Importance of Banking to Business, Types of Banks and Their Functions. Reserve Bank of India, NABARD and Rural Banking. Banking Sectors Reforms in India – NPA, Capital Adequacy Norms. E-Banking Development Banking: IDBI, IFCI, SFCs, UTI, SIDBI. Regional Variation in Commercial Banking Development in India. Challenges before Commercial Banks in 21st Century. Problems of Banking Sector in India. Financial Sector Reforms in India.
Unit – II- International Finance and Foreign exchange: Nature and Scope of international finance. Foreign Direct Investment. International Capital Markets. GDRs, ADRs. Balance of Payment & Balance of Trade. W.T.O. and India. Foreign Institutional Investors International Financial Institutions- IMF, IBRD, ADB, EXIM BANK and ECGC. Foreign Exchange rate - Mechanism, risk and its management. Foreign exchange operations, Convertibility of rupee.
Unit – III- Security Analysis and Portfolio management: Management of Securities. Investment Spectrum. Primary and secondary market operations. Future of credit rating in India. Government Securities market and problems of New Issue Market. Theories of Portfolio Management. Mutual Funds - Investors' Protection. Regulation of Capital Market. SEBI.
Unit – IV- Financial Management: Meaning, Nature and Scope of Financial Management. Capital Budgeting – Kinds of Budgeting, Flexible, Cash, Master and Human Resource Budget. Cost of Capital. Working Capital Management. Capital Structure – Financial and Operating Leverage. Ratio Analysis. Fund Flow and Cash Flow Analysis. Marginal Cost Analysis – Management of Income, Retained Earning, Dividend Policy, Bonus Issues. Management of Financial Institutions.
Unit – V- Quantitative Techniques: Correlation and Regression for Business Decisions. Probability – Basic Concepts, Different Approaches. Probability Distributions, Binomal, Poissons and Normal Distributions. Index Numbers, Time Series Analysis. Sampling need, Probability and Non-Probability, Sampling Methods. Hypothesis Testing : Definition, Types of Errors, Testing of Population Means. Chisquare – Goodness of Fit. ANOVA (Analysis of Variance) Interpolation. Linear Programming. Queuing Theory. Game Theory. PERT and CPM