Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (formerly The Indian
Institute of Bankers) was established in 1928.
With more than 750 Institutional members and over 2.5 lac individual
members, it is the largest Institute of its kind in the world and and is working
with a mission "to develop professionally qualified and competent bankers
and finance professionals primarily
through a process of education, training, examination consultancy /
counseling and continuing professional development programmes".
The Institute has almost all the banks and financial
institutions, public sector, private sector, foreign, co-operative, regional
rural banks as members in addition to IT companies and individuals working in
the banking and finance sector. The
Institute is managed by a Governing Council consisting of CMDs of different
banks and eminent academicians. It
offers a number of professional courses in banking and finance.
The flagship programmes of the Institute are JAIIB and
CAIIB. Other specialist courses are
'Diploma in Treasury, Investment & Risk Management', Diploma in
International Banking', Diploma in Banking Technology' and ' Post Graduate
Diploma in Financial Advising'. These
programmes aim at building skill sets and developing the competence among
specialist officers of banks and financial institutions