Established by NIIT in association with ICICI Bank, Institute of Finance, Banking & Insurance(IFBI) reflects the strengths of both these parents.
NIIT's expertise in the design and conduct of distributed non-formal education and its experience of manpower-development for India's IT sector, are combined with ICICI Bank's domain-knowledge across the spectrum of financial services and its leadership status within the banking sector.
The key focus area of IFBI is to address the manpower challenges of multi-skilled and trained professionals in the BFSI sector. IFBI is actively engaged in re-skilling existing professionals in the banking sector - who are being overwhelmed by recent economy reforms, technology advancements and changes in attitude & approach in this sector. IFBI students get inducted in various functional roles like customer acquisitions (sales), front-office operations, back-office operations, wealth management, customer service, phone- banking etc
Post Graduate Diploma in Banking Operations is a six month intensive career program with three months of full-time classes followed by three months of paid internship. The program is unique in its content as well in its methodology. Selected candidates who are shortlisted for admission to the PGDBO program will be granted admission with placement assurance at the time of admission (subject to the fulfillment of specific academic and non - academic criteria)
The students who get placement assurance will undergo supervised internship in one of the leading banks and on successful completion, will be offered confirmed employment in a leading bank.
As India's largest and preferred banking training partners, IFBI with its new three terms (4 month) Post Graduate Diploma in Banking program creates first-day-first-hour industry-ready banking professionals. It prepares young individuals aspiring to have a great financial career to become a perfect fit for different bank employment opportunities available in the BFSI sector.
The students will get placement support/ facility on successful completion of the program subject to meeting the academic and placement norms as defined by IFBI.