Practical Business Valuation and Financial Modelling for Finance Professionals

Offered by School of Business & Accountancy

Short Course / 2 days / TGS-2020505480

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Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Course Fees

Course Information

One of the key thrusts of both the Accountancy and Financial Services sectors involve the increased importance of Business Valuation. Being able to value businesses well also include being able to perform financial analysis on investment products.

Furthermore, there is also a need to master the tools required to perform business valuation and financial analysis. These tools usually involve being able to create financial models.
The course aims to impart basic business valuation and financial analysis techniques to financial services associates as well as analysts new to business valuation.

Learning Outcomes

  • Interpreting a company’s financial statements
  • Various Business Valuation methods as applied to publicly-traded stocks (including REITs)
  • Financial modeling using MS Excel


Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: Online

Note if classroom to include this line for delivery mode:> This course may be conducted online subject to Covid-19 guidelines.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

A. Understanding Financial Statements and Time Value of Money (2 hrs)

Day 1

– Understanding the income statement

– Understanding the balance sheet

– Understanding the cash flow statement

– Time Value of Money

B. Valuation I (6 hrs)

– Overview of Business Valuation approaches

– Income approach models

– Modelling the income approach in MS Excel

C. Valuation II (6 hrs)

Day 2

– Asset-based approach

– Modelling asset-based approaches in MS Excel

– Market approach

– Modelling the market approach in MS Excel

D. Hands-on model creation (2 hrs)

– Create your own model in MS Excel


A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass assessments.

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 24 Jul 2020 to 30 Sep 2024.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Enhanced training support for SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders, please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

GST Increment in 2024
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024, as such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2024.


  • The fees below are determined based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and revision.
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Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full course fee$763.00
Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $228.90
Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy $88.90
Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $88.90
Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding $228.90
Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs $88.90
Others (and Repeat Students)$763.00