A career in banking operations has become very attractive with the emergence and reliability of various private sector banks in the Indian market. Therefore, various institutes in India have started offering courses in banking operations. The Postgraduate Diploma in Banking Operations of Institute of Finance, Banking and Operations is in focus as IFBI has entered into a partnership with the HDFC bank.
The postgraduate diploma in banking operations course of IFBI is a 6-month full time programme that seeks to train the students for taking up jobs in the banking industry.One is taught here the basics of banking, information technology, professional communication, retail banking, soft skills, software applications in banking operations, rural and micro finance, corporate and international banking and business environment.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Banking Operations of the Institute of Finance, Banking and Insurance gives equal importance to both theoretical and practical training. Therefore the course work is divided between 3 months of classroom training and 3 months of supervised internship at a bank.
Eligibility Criteria for the PGDBO course of IFBI: For getting admission to the PGDBO course of the IFBI, one needs to be at least a graduate with at least 50% marks. However candidates who are appearing in the final year of graduation can also apply. They would be admitted subject to successful completion of their degree. The candidates are also supposed to be born on or after 1st April 1981.
Admission procedure for PGDBO course of IFBI: Candidates are admitted to the PGDBO course of the IFBI on the basis of their performance in the IPAT, IFBI’s PGDBO Admission Test and a personal interview. IPAT tests the English language ability, Numerical ability, Logical reasoning and Basic checking ability of the candidates.
Candidates have to apply for the admission process on a prescribed form available at the centre or downloadable from the IFBI web site.
Successful completion of the Postgraduate Diploma in Banking Operations from the Institute of Finance, Banking and Insurance, which is a NIIT venture with equity participation by ICICI bank would provide an edge to the students to get lucrative employment in the growing banking sector in India.