Training in financial services
NIIT has launched its Institute of Finance, Banking and Insurance (IFBI) in New Delhi for providing training in the financial services sector.
IFBI has been established in association with ICICI Bank to cater to the growing needs of the exponentially growing banking, insurance and financial services sector.
K. V. Kamath, Managing Director and CEO, ICICI Bank, and Rajendra Pawar, Chairman, NIIT in Delhi, launched the institute.
IFBI has begun admissions for the first batch of a six-month full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Banking Opoerations.
The training programmes are available at its education centres in Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Kolkata.
The course will focus on grooming entry-level professionals for the banking industry. ICICI Bank has offered to recruit all students of the first batch as officers on completion of the programme.
The banking industry currently employs nine lakh people and is expected to raise the staff base to 15 lakh over the next five years, according to an estimate. This translates into an additional requirement of six lakh professionals in this segment alone.
More details are with Manish Srivastava, IFBI, 85, Sector 32, Institutional Area, Gurgaon (Ph: +91 9910174967/ +91 1244293000, email: email@example.com. Website: www.ifbi.com.
Details can also be had from Shivanjali Singh, NIIT, 85, Sector 32 Institutional Area, Gurgaon (Ph: +91 1244293044/ +91 1244293333), email firstname.lastname@example.org.
M. DINESH VERMA
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