Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance at Baroda MANIPAL School of Banking
The number of candidates aspiring to be bankers has increased over the years and so have the opportunities. Around 6 bank exams are conducted every year by IBPS alone. Qualified candidates get to apply for the bank of their choice as and when openings are announced.
Bank of Baroda and the Manipal Group have ventured into something new, something different. They have together set up a School of Banking where apart from training the students in Banking and Finance, a position as a Probationary Officer is assured in Bank of Baroda upon successful completion of the course.
What more can a Bank aspirant ask for?
Baroda Manipal School of Banking was jointly set up by Bank of Baroda and the Manipal group. It was inaugurated on the 29th of August 2011.
This school offers a one year full time training programme in Banking and Finance. Students, who successfully complete this course, will be directly recruited for the post of Probationary Officers in Bank of Baroda.
The students are selected on basis of their performance in the Written Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
The students undergo a rigorous training programme where they are taught all the nuances of Banking. From the functions of the general Management to specialized knowledge on Banking related topics and subjects are covered in the programme.
The curriculum is spread over 9 months and 3 trimesters. Apart from training the students in the Banking sector, their overall personality is also developed. In addition, the students are sent on a 3 month internship in various Branches of Bank of Baroda.
During this one year term, the students are paid a stipend amount every month. Employment in Bank of Baroda is assured upon successful completion of the programme.
After joining the Bank, a student is also given the opportunity to study further via distance learning. He can either pursue an MBA or any higher degree program offered by universities within the Manipal Global Education Framework.
Admissions for the year 2012 – 2013 at the Baroda Manipal School of Banking have already begun. Click Here for more information.
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