Online NSE Academy Certificate in Research, Trading & Advisory



NSE Academy Certificate In Research, Trading & Advisory (CRTA) - jointly certified by NSE Academy and Kredent Academy is one of the best stock market courses and ideal for any individual whose ambition is to build a rewarding career in financial markets as a successful investor, research analyst, professional trader or investment advisor. This is a financial advisor course that provides a comprehensive knowledge on the various dimensions of financial markets. It includes several products and tools to learn and scientifically analyse and understand the behaviour of markets. The student would attain a practical learning experience, starting from the extreme basics to the level of identification and strategizing of money making opportunities in markets.


This market research course is perfectly designed to expose a potential learner to research, trading and advisory.

  • From the research perspective, the incumbent would be trained in the areas of equity, economic and technical research along with financial modelling
  • From a trading perspective, exposure to live trading in equity, derivatives, currency and commodity markets would be provided
  • As an advisor the participant will be well skilled to understand various classes of financial assets and recommend the relevant asset class and strategies to the clients, as per their requirement.


  • Scientifically designed market research course by the market experienced knowledge team
  • Certificate In Research, Trading & Advisory - certified by NSE Academy and Kredent Academy having a lifetime validity
  • NCMP Level 1 Certificate having a lifetime validity
  • 3 NCFM Certifications having a 5 years Validity and 1 NISM Certificate having a 3 years validity.
  • Access to Trading & Research Software products and apps like IMPACT, Bloomberg, Ace Equity, Spider, Investarindia, netdania, Myfno, StockEdge, Excel etc.
  • Up to date course curriculum together with emphasis on practical learning.
  • Preparation for statutory NISM certification,and all other NCFM certifications required for a satisfying career in financial markets.
  • Free access to the buzzing community of Elearnmarkets to get all your queries answered within the shortest time possible.
  • Free access to WhatsApp community for the best experience of peer learning.
  • Market participants as Faculty members, therefore having extensive command on the practical aspects of the markets
  • Free access to a database of research reports.
  • Free periodic webinars/workshop on relevant topics.

Topic covered

  • Foundation of Capital Markets
  • Wealth Management
  • Equity Research Analysis
  • Equity Valuation and Financial Modelling
  • Fixed Income 
  • Interest Rate Futures
  • Technical Analysis
  • Option Strategies
  • Derivative Analytics
  • Currency Market Analysis
  • Commodity Market Analysis

Intended participants

NSE Academy Certificate In Research, Trading & Advisory is suitable for fresher’s who would like to build a rewarding career in the Capital Market and also Market Participants who wants advance knowledge of analysis & trading method.

Examination process

A student enrolling for NSE Academy Certificate in Research, Trading & Advisory gets a total of 6 Certificates. The entire course consists of a total of 9 comprehensive modules. Each Module of CRTA is mapped with Internal Examination and / or NCFM Examination. The details of each module along with the examination is tabulated below.

Module Name Examination Mapped Examination Outline
    1 NSE Academy Certified Foundation of Capital Markets NCFM Financial Market: Beginner’s Module + Internal Examination held at Click Here
    2 NSE Academy Certified Wealth Management Internal Examination held at NA
    3 NSE Academy Certified Equity Research Analysis NCFM Fundamental Analysis Module + Internal Examination held at Click Here
    4 NSE Academy Certified Equity Valuation & Financial Modelling Internal Examination held at NA
    5 NSE Academy Certified Fixed Income & Interest Rate Futures Internal Examination held at NA
    6 NSE Academy Certified Technical Analysis NCFM Technical Analysis Module + Internal Examination held at Click Here
    7 NSE Academy Certified Option Strategies Course NCFM Option Trading Strategies Module + Internal Examination held at Click Here
    8 NSE Academy Certified Derivatives Analytics Internal Examination held at NA
    9 NSE Academy Certified Currency and Commodity Analysis NCFM Currency Derivatives: A Beginner’s Module + Internal Examination held at Click Here

CRTA participants will also have to qualify minimum one of the following NISM Examinations:

  • NISM Series XV-Research Analyst
  • NISM Series XIII-Common Derivatives
  • NISM Series XA- Investment Advisor

The course outline for the NISM courses is as follows:

  1. NISM Series XV - Click here
  2. NISM Series XIII - Click here
  3. NISM Series XA - Click here

Certification Procedure:

  • After completion of the course, the participants will receive Certificate of participation certified by Kredent Academy within 15 days from the date of completion of the course. 
  • Once the participant has successfully cleared 3 out of 5 NCFM Modules along with 1 NISM examination series, the participant will receive CRTA certificate and NCMP-Level 1 Certificate certified by NSE Academy.
  • Participants may also clear all 5 NCFM Modules to receive NCMP-Level 2 Certificate. Thus on successful completion of the CRTA course, the participant will have following certificates:
    ​o    3 NCFM certificates
    o    1 NISM certificate
    o    1 NCMP – Level 1 Certificate
    o    1 Certificate of completion 
    o    1 CRTA certificate
  • ​​NCFM Certificates have a validity of 5 years from the date of the test.
  • NISM Certificates have a validity of 3 years from the date of the test.
  • CRTA Certificate and NCMP (Level 1or Level 2) Certificates have life time validity.

Note: The course fee is exclusive of the NCFM & NISM examination mapped to the CRTA certificate. Kindly check the exam process tab under each of the respective modules to know more about the exam fee and related details.

Click Here to download the complete handbook explain the Examination Procedure


  • Over 140 hrs of videos + live sessions
  • Case Studies & Assignments
  • Interactive Learning Tools
  • FREE Software Support
  • Numerous Infographics

Practical hands-on knowledge on

  • StockEdge App
  • NSE Paathshala
  • Spider Software
  • Investar
  • Ace Equity