About the Course

This completely online program through Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) platform consists of series of modules, which has been developed so that the exporters and entrepreneurs are able to learn the essentials of export import business from the comfort of their homes, through a Web-Enabled Live Transmission of the moduels on their desktops. Each module has a learning material having course objectives, course content, review questions, case-lets, learning outcomes and references for additional reading. As trade is a dynamic subject, the learning modules will be updated by faculty of IIFT, New Delhi regularly.

A facility for an online discussion forum where participants can discuss their questions amongst themselves, has also been provided. Those candidates who wish to convert their learning into certification, may appear in an online exam. On successful competition, a Certificate in Export Import Management under Niryat Bandhu Scheme will be awarded to participants. The program is being implemented by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, in collaboration with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Commerce , Government of India.

Eligibility Criteria: Any person can take this Course

Requirements to take the Course: Internet Connection and Desktop/ Smartphone

Certification: When you finish every module, you can earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network, after taking the online tests and payment of Examination/ Certification fees which is Rs 2000.



List of Learning Modules

  • 1. Introduction to the Programme: Coverage and Assessing Export Readiness.
    2. Background of India's Export.
    3. Harmonized System data Classification, Market Identification & Trade Map.
    4. Understanding the Market Opportunities.
    5. DGFT, Export Promotion, Role of RA, EPCs and RCMC;IEC.
    6. Foreign Trade Policy (2015-2020)
    7. Foreign Trade Agreements.
    8. Non Tariff Barriers.
    9. Export Business Plan.
    10. Incorporating Incoterms 2010 in Trade Transactions.
    11. Duty Drawback and Claim Procedure.
    12. Implication of GST in Export Chain.
    13. Management of international payments (LoC, UCP-600).
    14. Export Finance Bank Schemes.
    15. Understanding FEMA Guidelines and Master Directions of RBI relating to export.
    16. Currency Risk Managements.
    17. Commercial & Regulatory Documents for Export Preparation & Handling
    18. Risk Management in Export. Role of ECGC.
    19. Understanding Logistics Value Chain in Export operations.
    20. Open Discussion with Govt. Officers & IIFT Faculty / Academia)