Diploma in Microfinance Management

Module 1: Introductory Microfinance

 

o             Introduction

 

o             The nature of Microfinance

 

o             The demand for microfinance

 

o             The supply of microfinance

 

o             Products and services in microfinance

 

o             A new Taxonomy in Microfinance

 

o             Microfinance and ethical finance

 

o             Course work

 

Module 2 – Product and Services in Modern Microfinance

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Financial Services

 

  • Product Development process

 

  • Non Financial Services

 

  • New frontiers in microfinance Services

 

  • Course work

 

Module 3 – The main Features of MicroCredit

 

  • Introduction

 

  • The screening of Beneficiaries

 

  • The nature of finance Assets

 

  • Distinguishing features of microcredit

 

  • Collateral Policies

 

  • Interest rates in Microcredit

 

  • Course Work

 

Module 4 – Sustainability and Outreach

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Sustainability and Outreach

 

  • Sustainability –how to reach it

 

  • Outreach – How to select the beneficiaries

 

  • The microfinance Dilemma

 

  • The policies for improving sustainability

 

  • Course work

 

Module 5 – Risk Management in Microfinance

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Risks in Microfinance

 

  • The Business Risk

 

  • Financial Risks

 

  • Process Risks

 

  • Course work

 

Module 6 – Monitoring the Microfinance Processes

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Reasons for a process approach

 

  • Microfinance Processes

 

  • The process of microcredit

 

  • Process related risks

 

  • Control Typologies

 

  • The incentive system

 

  • Course Work

 

Module 7 Microfinance Performance

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Performance Analysis

 

  • Performance Evaluation Model for a Microfinance Project

 

  • Performance Evaluation models for MFI

 

  • Course Work

 

Module 8 – The Role of Regulation

 

  • Introduction

 

  • Regulation, supervision and Microfinance

 

  • Determinants for regulating microfinance

 

  • Key variables for microfinance regulation

 

  • Which instrument to adopt

 

  • Course work

 

Module 9 – Final Proje5. International Initiatives to Support C

 

Mode of delivery of the proposed programme

Online/distance learning

Application Procedure

Applicants should fill out a detailed Application form and send it back via email to the undersigned.

GENERAL COURSE CONTACT

The Academics Manager

Capacity Africa Training Institute

Email: info@capacityafrica.com

Website: www.capacityafrica.com