Microsoft Excel for Finance, Accounting & Financial Analysis
What you'll learn
- Accounting functions in Microsoft Excel
- Finance functions in Microsoft Excel
- Excel 2010 or later edition
- Basic working knowledge of Excel
- Depreciation and common methods of depreciation
- Basic knowledge of Finance like time value of money, compounding and discounting
- Concept of NPV and IRR
Microsoft Excel has hundreds of functions and formulas to store, analyze, and alter data efficiently. However, no one really needs to know all of them to be able to work effectively on Excel.
In this course, you will learn key functions that are required most used by Finance and Accounting users when they are working with their business data. These functions include finding, replacing, sorting, filtering, summarizing, and analyzing data. Additionally, you will also learn how to bring in a particular data against a specific row parameter from other excel sheets.
Who should take this course:
Entrepreneurs and Business Owners with Finance knowledge
Investors with Finance knowledge
Why you should learn Excel for Finance and Accounting:
This course will change the way you work and will save your hours otherwise spent on complex calculations. You will be able to calculate the values you need for analysis and decisions just by writing small and easy formulas. The rest of your time can then be spent on tasks that matter!
This course expects you to have basic knowledge of Excel, Finance, and Accounting. Let me be more precise on what you should know before starting this course.
Basic navigation and cell formatting
Basic maths functions like plus, minus, multiply and divide
Concept of depreciation and methods of depreciation
Concept of Time Value of Money
Present Value and Future Value concept
Conversion from present value to future value, and from future value to present value
Concept of Discount factor and Annuity
Concept and calculation of NPV
Concept of calculation of IRR
Calculation of depreciation with Excel formulas
Calculation of PV and FV with Excel formulas
Calculation of NPV with Excel formulas
Calculation of IRR with Excel formulas
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Introduction to the teacher:
Chartered Accountant | 12 years of work experience | 12 years of teaching experience as visiting faculty
I am a Certified Chartered Accountant (ACCA) from the UK with 12 years of professional work and teaching experience and have taught more than 4,000 students in class and 80,000+ students on Udemy!
I have implemented accounting software and ERP at various organizations and have expertise in financial transformation. I have been leading accountancy practice for small and medium-sized entities for the last 4 months and have frequent interaction with entrepreneurs. So I know what exactly do entrepreneurs need to know to well manage their books. So, Microsoft Excel is what I use most of my day! I love this software, not just because it enables us to do a lot with data, but also because it is very simple and easy to use.
Who this course is for:
- Accounting and Finance Students
- Accounting and Finance Professionals
- Aspiring Financial Analysts
- Business owners with finance knowledge
Chartered Accountant with 12 years experience in Accounting, Finance, and Business Intelligence.
I am a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in the United Kingdom and a Finance graduate. I started my professional career with PwC as a Functional Consultant, later moved to at FTSE 100 FMCG as a Finance Manager, then working a General Manager developed an outsourcing hub 'Excelsious' for US and UK accounting firms, and finally cofounded Receipt Bot - an accounting automation company which is automating some tedious aspects of Accounting for clients from 21 countries.
Right from the beginning of my career, my role has been to improve the Accounting and Reporting systems. From automating data entry and bookkeeping to the preparation of interactive business analysis dashboards for the senior management, I have led multiple assignments.
Over my professional career of 12 years, I have been teaching several programs of Accounting and BI at some reputed institutes. Over this time, I have trained 20,000+ students from 50+ countries.
I am absolutely delighted to share my skills and experience with you on the Udemy platform!