In pursuance of the announcement made by the Finance Minister in his Budget Speech in February 2005, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) established the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) in Mumbai.
SEBI, by establishing NISM, has articulated the desire expressed by the Indian government to promote securities market education and research
Towards accomplishing the desire of Government of India and vision of SEBI, NISM has launched an effort to deliver financial and securities education at various levels and across various segments in India and abroad. To implement its objectives, NISM has established six distinct schools to cater the educational needs of various constituencies such as investor, issuers, intermediaries, regulatory staff, policy makers, academia and future professionals of securities markets.
NISM brings out various publications on securities markets with a view to enhance knowledge levels of participants in the securities industry.
NISM is mandated to develop and implement certification examinations for professionals employed in various segments of the Indian securities markets.
Those candidate wish to appear for the NISM Certification Examinations after 31st October, 2013
are requested to register/enrolled for the said NISM Certification exam through the NISM Portal only viz.(https://certifications.nism.ac.in)
Please note BSE would not be registering any candidates, who wish to appear for NISM exam after 31 October, 2013. case of any clarifications, kindly write to email@example.com or call on 022- 2272 8856.
For queries on NISM certification Examinations, kindly write to https://certifications.nism.ac.in or call
Issuance of Electronic Certificates: Issuance of Physical certificates be discontinued from January 28, 2013. Certificates will be issued to candidates only in electronic mode (in downloadable PDF format) through email after receiving approval from NISM.
Issuance of Workbook: Issuance of physical workbooks discontinued from January 28, 2013. Workbook will be issued to enrolled candidates only in electronic format (in downloadable PDF mode) thru email ID submitted by the candidates at a time of enrolment".
Candidate can buy NISM workbooks online through Taxmann Publications Private Ltd. Visit https://www.taxmann.com/bookstore/nismiibfbooks.aspx to place your orders for NISM workbooks If you prefer to order by phone, please call on 09322247686, 9619668669 to place your order.
Re-evaluation policy for NISM Certification Examinations
NISM Policy on Re-evaluation of performance of candidates appearing for Certification Examination and resolution of doubts about the questions forming part of such examination, if any more>>
Click below to find out more about NISM examinations:
NISM-Series-I: Currency Derivatives Certification Examination (NISM-Series-I: CD Examination)
NISM-Series-II-A: Registrars and Transfer Agents (Corporate) Certification Examination (NISM-Series-II-A: RTA (Corp) Examination))
NISM-Series-II-B: Registrars and Transfer Agents (Mutual Fund) Certification Examination (NISM-Series-II-B: RTA (MF) Examination))
NISM-Series-IV: Interest Rate Derivatives Certification Examination (NISM-Series-IV: IRD Examination)
NISM-Series-V-A: Mutual Fund Distributors Certification Examination (NISM-Series-V-A: MFD Examination)
NISM-Series-V-C: Mutual Fund Distributors (Lavel 2) Certification Examination
Revised MFD-Level-2 Examination available from 22nd April 2015
NIS-Series-X-A: Investment Adviser (Level 1) Certification Examination (NISM-Series-X:IA Examination)