Two Days Workshop on “Financial Education for Young Generation”

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Day 1: March 13th, 2024

The workshop commenced with an introduction to the importance of financial education, highlighting its relevance in today’s dynamic economic landscape. CA. Deepak Vekaria elaborated on fundamental concepts such as the time value of money and the profound impact of compounding. Participants gained insights into the intricacies of the stock market, exploring its various types and functionalities. Additionally, the significance of mutual funds in investment portfolios was emphasized, with CA. Vekaria supplementing theoretical discourse with practical examples from his extensive experience. The session concluded with an interactive discussion, enriching attendees with foundational knowledge in financial literacy.


Faculty Coordinator

Pillai Business School, G-504
13th and 14th March, 2024
09:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
National Institute of Securities Market
CA. Deepak Vekaria
Dr. Pushpendu Rakshit
Dr. R. Chandran and Dr. K. P. Gopal

Day 2: March 14th, 2024

The second day commenced with the distribution of notebooks to facilitate note-taking and active participation. Participants delved deeper into practical aspects, learning the art of strategic decision-making in buying and selling shares. Engaging video presentations underscored the importance of prudent investment practices, while discussions on Ponzi schemes raised awareness about financial scams and pitfalls. Intriguingly, an introduction to the Intraday game added an interactive dimension to the workshop, enabling participants to simulate market scenarios and apply acquired knowledge in real-time. Notably, the session concluded with a stimulating activity wherein participants engaged in a mock trading exercise, with the highest profit earner receiving recognition and a symbolic award, highlighting the consequences of falling prey to fraudulent schemes. Participants lauded the workshop for its enriching experience and valuable insights.

Learning Outcome

The two-day workshop on “Financial Education for the Young Generation” proved to be an illuminating experience, equipping participants with essential knowledge and practical skills for navigating the complex terrain of financial markets. Through a blend of theoretical discourse, interactive activities, and real-world examples, CA. Deepak Vekaria adeptly demystified financial concepts, fostering a culture of informed decision-making among the youth. The collaborative efforts of ADITYA BIRLA CAPITAL FOUNDATION and the National Institute of Securities Markets were instrumental in orchestrating a successful event aimed at empowering the next generation of investors.


We extend our heartfelt gratitude to CA. Deepak Vekaria for his insightful instruction and expertise. Special thanks to the organizing team, sponsors, and participants whose enthusiastic participation contributed to the workshop’s success.

This report stands as a testament to our commitment to promoting financial literacy and fostering a culture of responsible investing among youth.