Master of Bank Management Distance Learning Course

With increased number of banks in the country and introduction of diverse banking functions, the demand for professionals in this field is quite high. A master of bank management distance learning course can bring in higher paying positions in the career.

Distance Learning Universities Offering Master of Bank Management


Some of the reputed institutes, recognized by AICTE, which offer masters in bank management through distance learning, are as follows:

Name of the University Contact Details
Annamalai University Directorate of Distance EducationAnnamalai Nagar – 608 002

Tamil Nadu


Phone: 91 – 4144 – 238248/263/796

Fax: 91 – 4144 – 238080

Voice net: +91 – 4144 – 237356/237357




The Indian Institute of Commerce and Trade, Lucknow Department of Distance and Open LearningSapt-Rishi, 5/28 Vikas Nagar

Lucknow-226022, India

Phone : +91-0522-6545285, 0522-4004049


Institute of Bank Management and Research (IBMR), Hyderabad MIDC,Block ‘C’, Chinchwad, Pune – 411019.

Telephone: 020- 27475090, 27478666.

Fax : 020-27471753

Web site :

E-mail :

National Institute of Bank Management, Pune NIBMP. O., Kondhwe Khurd,

Pune 411 048, India

Fax : 0091-20-26834478

Telephone : 0091-20-26716000 OR 0091-020-26833080

Alagappa University  Alagappapuram, Karaikudi,Tamil Nadu-630003, India

Phone: 91-04565-35205,35206,35207

Fax: 91-04565-35202



Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research,Lakhamsi Napoo Road,

Opp Matunga Gymkhana,

Matunga (C.R.) Mumbai – 400 019


The Markfield Institute of Higher Education – Offers MA in Islamic Banking and Finance Ratby Lane,Markfield,


LE67 9SY


Tel: +44 (0) 1530 244922

Fax: +44 (0) 1530 243102



Eligibility and Admission Procedure of the Course


To be eligible for a master degree in bank management, candidates need to complete graduation in any discipline under 10+2+3 years study system, from a recognized institute. Candidates having relevant work experience get added advantage. Some institutes conduct entrance examination and/or personal interview to grant admission for the course. The admission procedure varies from one institute to another.

Duration of the Course

Generally under a regular course module, a master degree in bank management is of 2 years. However, students under distance learning program can extend the program according to the flexibility. The duration of extension varies from one institute to another.

Career Prospects for Individuals with Master of Bank Management Degree


Nationalized banks generally hire candidates on the basis of an All India Examination. Other banks also look for candidates who possess basic knowledge of the banking industry, along with good communication skills and customer handling ability. After completion of the course, one may find job in a private sector bank or an overseas bank. However, the designation and the pay package depends on an individual’s knowledge, skills, and work experience. Though the salary range varies from public sector banks to private sector ones, a professional with a master degree in bank management can expect a high salary range. Some of the positions held by individuals with master of bank management degree (depending on years of work experience) are as follows:

  • Consultant
  • Banking Trainee
  • Business Development Specialist
  • Analyst
  • Trainee Commercial Manager
  • Graduate Resourcing Advisor
  • Project Leader
  • Admissions Staff
  • Business Analyst
  • Graduate Trainee Scheme
  • Trainee Financial Analyst
  • Demand Planner
  • Associate in Assurance
  • Consumer Marketing Intelligence Manager

Some of the popular multinational organizations recruiting professionals with a master degree in bank management are -

  • Accenture
  • Sony
  • Vietnam National Coal
  • BP International
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • IBM
  • Scott Wilson Ltd
  • Marks and Spencer
  • KPMG
  • Hang Senk Bank
  • BT
  • University of Nottingham
  • Nestle
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • LLP
  • Philips

A Brief Overview of Master of Bank Management Program


A master degree program in bank management focuses on business administration and finances. A distance learning degree can be a Master of Science in Management (MSM) or Master of Business Administration (MBA), with banking or related subjects like accounting or finance as specialization. Students learn basis management methods and know-how of financial service industries, corporate banking, and global market diversity. While MSM (Banking & Finance) course focuses on health care administration, banking and finance, and real estate management; MBA (Banking & Finance) course puts emphasis on statistics, fundamental banking methodology, mathematics, economics, managerial analysis, financial statement analysis, quality analysis for technology, and such other things related to quantitative reasoning skills to tackle financial issues related to a bank.

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