A PROJECT ON THE OPERATING CAPITAL
OF SUNDARAM MOTORS.
Submitted as a part of MBA I year Course Requirement
Registration no: 3511140193
Under the guidance of
Faculty Guide, M.B.A. Department
(SRM UNIVERSITY LOGO) (SRM B SCHOOL LOGO)
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
SRM UNIVERSITY (RAMAPURAM II)
This is to certify that Mr.Harikrishnan T.S is a Bonafide Student of SRM B-School, SRM University, Vadapalani, Chennai. She / he is in the I year of Masters Degree Program in Business Administration (MBA). She / He has done this project under my guidance and supervision towards part fulfillment of I year MBA course.
I, Harikrishnan T.S. (3511140193) studying in I year MBA program at SRM B-School, SRM University, Vadapalani, Chennai, hereby declare that this project is an original work of mine and I have not verbatim copied / duplicated any material from sources like internet or from print media, excepting some vital company information / statistics, which are provided by the company itself .
Signature of the Student
I would like to start by thanking all the people who helped me in completing my project. I would like to thank my H.O.D. Mr. Kesavan for giving me the support and encouragement to choose the project. I want to thank Mr. Ravishankar, executive vice-president of the finance department “SUNDARAM MOTORS”, CHENNAI for giving me the permission to commence the project and do the necessary observation work and use departmental data.
Furthermore, I would like to thank the company guide Mr.Jayan, Deputy general manager, finance department and other executives who helped me in conducting the study. I deeply express my gratitude towards my Faculty guide Mr. Y.Lokesh Choudhry, M.B.A. Department for guiding me towards the right direction and giving me useful suggestions from time to time to help me complete my project.
I owe a special thanks to my friends Mr. Dinesh Kumar and Mr. Bhoovaragan for all their support and help and to my parents who gave me their love, support and encouragement to complete this work.
To all other people who really showed an interest towards my work and researched it for reference purposes, I thank them.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION TO SUNDARAM MOTORS.
1. Working Capital
The word “ finance” is considered the center of an organization’s operations. Right from the selling activities to the production jobs, finance is the key to run these tasks that helps the organization to successfully achieve its objectives and earn profit. But in order to do so, one must clearly distinguish the financial activities and allocate the required financial funds to each activity. The term finance is given of wider importance, mainly because each and every activity is dependent on it and it is perhaps the most sensitive subject.
In order to study finance in detail, we must clearly understand the need of the funds required for day-to-day operations. The use of everyday funds will ensure smooth functioning of the organization. Hence finance is known as the “lifeblood of the enterprise”. The use of day-to-day funds in the entity’s operations is known as “working capital”. Working capital is necessary for a business, as it deals with minute issues that will affect the working of the organization. Any...
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