MCX Certified Commodity Professional (MCCP) classroom training programme

The next MCCP Classroom Training Programme is scheduled for ​September 7 and ​​8.

Time: 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Venue: Exchange Square, Suren Road, Andheri East, Mumbai

MCCP is the ideal beginner’s programme for pursuing a career in the commodity derivatives market. The course is designed to provide the necessary inputs required to make the participants well acquainted with the modalities of the commodity derivatives market in India. It covers the entire gamut of commodity derivatives market, thereby providing enough domain knowledge and professional expertise.

  • Investors already engaged in the equity market who wish to explore the commodities market
  • Brokers, authorised person, dealers
  • Back-office and mid-office staff
  • Bankers, particularly active in agri-financing
  • Corporations in the commodity supply value chain
  • Commodity research analysts
  • Chartered accountants inspecting and auditing brokerage firms
  • Small investors and HNIs
  • Trading Strategies: Arbitrage and Spreads
  • Students interested in pursuing a career in financial markets
  • Faculty members of educational institutions (capacity building)

The certification will help participants:

  • Understand the intricacies of operating in commodity derivatives market
  • Manage risk through hedging strategies
  • Understand the functioning of the trading mechanism
  • Commodity Derivatives: Meaning and Rationale
  • International Commodity Trading Exchanges
  • Commodity Futures in India and Its Regulation
  • Economic Benefits of Commodity Futures
  • About Commodities Traded on MCX
  • Commodity research analysts
  • Exchange Market Operations: Trading Mechanism, Clearing and Settlement
  • Delivery Mechanism
  • Price Risk Management: Hedging Strategies Using Commodity Futures
  • Trading Strategies: Arbitrage and Spreads
  • Fundamental Analysis: Precious Metals/Energy Products
  • Introduction to Options and Option Strategies
  • Taxation and Accounting Matters in Commodities Market
  • Demonstration of Trader’s Workstation (TWS)

This Test meets the needs and requirements that arise when learning is taking place inside a traditional classroom setting. The candidate will be given a comprehensive study material by the exchange on registration and payment of fee and a two-day classroom training will be conducted. The programme will be a mixture of lectures, discussions, and exercises.

    Fee and registration Rs 5,​000  per participant, plus 1​8% ​GST(Total Rs 5,900/-). It includes cost of tuition, course material, test fee, certification, etc. Registration may be submitted at MCX Mumbai. Cheque to be made in favour of Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. at par. Cash shall not be accepted.

To obtain an MCCP certificate, register with MCX (I) Ltd for classroom training, which would be held every month. After going through this 16-hour (two-day) training programme, the candidate could appear for the MCCP certification test. On successful completion they would be awarded the MCCP certificate. The MCCP Test has validity for three years.

Candidate should send the duly filled registration with two passport-size colour photographs along with the cheque to the following address: Training and Certification Cell, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd., Exchange Square, 5th Floor, Suren Road, Chakala, Andheri (East), Mumbai-400093. The cheque must be payable in Mumbai, and should be drawn in favour of: Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd. Once registered, the candidate must appear for the online test within six months.

The certificate will be issued within 15 days of successful completion of the test and will be couriered to the address given in the market registration form.

Month Date
​October 2017            ​​26 and ​27
November 2017  ​​29 and ​30
December 2017 ​2​8 and ​29
January 2018 ​30 and ​31
​February ​2018 ​2​2 and ​2​3
 March 2018  29 and 30

For details, kindly contact:

Mr Sandeep Kalambate; Mobile: +91-6167776142
Ms Swapna Dewoolkar; Mobile: +91-9167776182

Or, write to:

Training and Certification Cell, Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd Exchange Square, 5th Floor, Suren Road, Chakala, Andheri (East) Mumbai-400093. Tel: +91 - 22 - 6731 8888 Extn: 9364; 9364


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