The focus of PGDB+ program is to craft proficient entry-level banking professionals who are trained on banking domain, have knowledge of application software - Finacle and have high customer orientation skills. Thus, creating first-day-first-hour industry-ready banking Professionals for the banking sector. The program is offered with 100% placement assistance with partner organizations - India's leading private sector BFSI organizations.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
The Post Graduate Diploma in Banking+ is a three term program which enables the student to broad base his or her career options in the banking industry.
Besides covering important foundation and core modules in banking industry, the program offers a student
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As part of the program, the candidate is also equipped
• To appear for aptitude tests for both public sector and private sector banks
• To prepare for NISM-series-V-A Mutual Fund Distributors’ Certification Examination
• To prepare for NSDL’s Certification in Depository Operations (NCDO)
REFERESHED, MORE POWERFUL. THE NEW PGDB+
We have enhanced PGDB+ program with the addition of these new modules;
a) Personality Development
b) Basics of Information technology – including advanced spreadsheets and making presentations
c) Orientation to modern technology elements in Banking ( Mobile, Analytics, Cloud, Social media)
d) Aptitude test coaching
The students get access to online ‘Lesson on Demand (LOD)’ for 100 hours of the course . This will enable the students to revise their learning as many times as possible and also access a crisp summary of the main points of the domain learning sessions, in addition to the courseware they have.
Key benefits of Lesson on Demand-
a) NISM Certification training:
This certification will equip a student with:
b) NSDL Certification training:
NSDL-Depository Operations Module helps the candidate to understand the procedures to be followed in conducting various transactions in the NSDL depository system. The IFBI program trains students for this certification.
ELIGIBILITY FOR GRADUATES
ELIGIBILITY FOR CANDIDATES PURSUING GRADUATION
For graduates: Classwork sessions at IFBI education centers will consist of 4-5 hours of classroom contact and 2-3 hours of supervised self-study per day. Supervised self-study takes place after the classwork. In addition to the formal classroom sessions, students may be required to participate in collaborative projects and assignments, e-learning and other reference work. To expedite the program, students may have to work on some local holidays.
For College Students: Classwork sessions at IFBI education centre will be divided into 2 parts – the first part happening along with college studies and second after completion of final year graduation exams.
PGDB+ consists of 6-8 hours of classroom contact per week during the classwork sessions held along with college. After completion of the college studies, the program will be 4-5 hours per day. The exact program schedule will be intimated by the respective IFBI centre.
The admission to IFBI program is granted based on the performance in personal interview and the IFBI Common Entrance Test (or IFBI Aptitude Assessment Test) .
Titles offered under BFS Curriculum Series:
On Completion of Term
|TERM III||Post Graduate Diploma in Banking+ (PGDB+)|
|TERM II||Diploma in Banking|
|TERM I||Certificate in Banking|
** Term III can be commenced only after graduation.
Placement assistance facility is extended to all students on successful completion of PGDB+programs subject to meeting the academic and placement norms. All the students are guaranteed a minimum of three interviews with BFSI organizations as a part of the process.
In the last financial year (Apr 2013 - Mar 2014), 1433 IFBI BankVantage program students were recruited by leading banks and financial services organizations. The top five recruiters of IFBI students were ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, Karur Vysya Bank, IndusInd Bank and City Union Bank. More than 90% of IFBI students were placed in these top five placement partners last year.
EVALUATION AND CERTIFICATION
The classroom learning is evaluated through evaluation instruments like online tests, quizzes, assignments and project-work. Tests during the classroom phase are administered through online learning and training system.
For detailed information on the program, visit your nearest IFBI centre.
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