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Finance is the study of how people allocate their assets over time under conditions of certainty and uncertainty.
Banking can be defined as the business activity of accepting and safeguarding money owned by other individuals and entities, and then lending out this money in order to earn a profit.
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Course Title: Integrated Financial Management Information System (IFMIS) and Implementation Course

Venue: ESAMI Headquarters, Arusha, TANZANIA  
Learning Duration:  3 weeks 
Starting: 13 Nov 2017  Ending: 1 Dec 2017
Fees: 2200 USD
Payment Details: to cover tuition and training materials only.

No doubt financial management is critical to the success of any organisation and its enhanced effectiveness permeates the entire organisation. With a dynamic environment, improving the financial management system is a constant obsession of management. Integrated financial management system seeks to not only improve and automate the financial management functions but also to create an enabled financial innovation integrating all functions of an organisation such as planning, budgeting and reporting. IFMIS may be embedded on a number of platforms including Oracle, EPICOR, Coda Financials, Free balance and even bespoke. As such appreciating the system potential is important. The course aims to equip managers with practical skills relevant to development, design, implementation and management of an integrated financial management information system on an Oracle business suite platform.


The programme is designed for accountant, finance officers, IT specialist, auditors managers and officers with an appreciation for IFMIS.


At the end of the course participants will be able to:

  • Appreciate the potential of IFMIS;
  • Implement the IFMIS embedded on an oracle suite;
  • Gain knowledge of the software;
  • Apply their financial management skills in an IFMIS set up;
  • Design, develop, maintain and administer the system;
  • Utilize the package (Oracle) suites for maximum benefit to the organisation;
  • Coordinate planning, budgeting and accounting;
  • Appreciate the need for updated information and reporting structure.


  • FMIS: Scope and benefits;
  • IFMIS: Challenges and opportunities;
  • Public financial management (PFM) and governance;
  • Change management;
  • Aligning ICS to IFMIS;
  • Project management (Complex IT projects);
  • Oracle system implementation;
  • Oracle Database administration;
  • E - security;
  • Oracle business intelligence;
  • Oracle budgeting (Hyperion);
  • Oracle financials;
  • IFMIS and reports;
  • Building M&E plan for an IFMIS.

Course No:  2017-11-13-3-9-1877



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