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Doing business in India – A complete guide


The world is changing rapidly. With constant advances in technology, communications and infrastructure, barriers are disappearing and the business landscape is becoming more global every day.

When you are looking to cross your national borders for new opportunities, India is definitely one of the most sought after destination.

Welcome to India ! the fastest growing large economy in the world. According to the World Bank, the Indian economy will grow at 7.3 % in 2018-19, followed by growth rate of 7.5% for next two years. India's leap of 23 ranks in the "Ease of Doing Business ranking" is significant considering that last year India had improved its rank by 30 places . The implementation of GST with effect from 1 July 2017 subsuming most of the central and state level indirect taxes (except customs duty and stamp duty) for a uniform indirect tax regime across India, is termed as the largest indirect tax reform in the world in the past 2 decades.



After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Establish India presence to achieve your business objectives in a fiscally efficient and compliant manner;
  • Comprehend the approval process & policies for foreign direct investment in India;
  • Understand the Indian regulatory and tax regime; and
  • Broad understanding of various social, legal, tax and commercial framework relevant for doing business in India.


  • Module 1 – Foreword
  • Module 2 – Indian Business and Investment Environment
  • Module 3 – Business Entities
  • Module 4 – Foreign Investment in India
  • Module 5 – Taxation System
  • Module 6 – Human Resources
  • Module 7 – Annexure
  • Module 8 – Abbreviations
  • Certification Exam/ Assessment


  • Entrepreneurs, Startups & MNCs
  • Legal Consultants, Advisors & Lawyers
  • Managers, in any professional field
  • CA/CS
  • Bankers
  • Enforcing Agencies
  • Anyone interested in doing business in India

Level: Beginners

Language : English


Progress will be tested by way of quizzes and assignments at the end of each Module. Learners must attempt the exam at the end of the course and secure at least 50% marks to obtain course certificate.

About the Author

RSM is a powerful network of audit, tax and consulting experts with offices all over the world. They offer a wide range of specialized services to meet the immediate as well as long-term need business needs, that include internal audit and risk advisory, tax and consulting.
Their services are specifically designed to meet and assist organisations in all decision making processes ranging from undertaking corporate advisory and structuring, managing compliances with dynamic and evolving service areas in India vis-à-vis Ind AS / GST / Companies Act 2013, information technology systems audit and assurance, legal and secretarial services, tax advisory covering both Indian and international regulations, transfer pricing consulting and study report, due diligence review, internal control review and audit, assistance in winding up, etc.

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