• Most Affordable Fee Structure
  • Weekly Mock Examinations
  • 3 Months Course Duration

General Banker

A general banker is one who is having expertise in all aspects of branch banking. The designated course for this profile is DBF(Diplomo in Banking and Finance).

The Indian Banking industry needs qualified manpower in the coming due to expansion of the sector and large-scale retirements, the sector requires a steady stream of industry-ready professionals at the entry level.

To meet this objective, IIBF has designed this course as professional qualification who aspire for a career in Banking& Finance. It is expected that successful candidates of DBF would have a competitive edge and will be absorbed by banks and financial institutions and DBF would emerge as a preferred professional qualification with graduation for employment in Banking and Finance industry.

Indian Banking Association (IBA) has approved Diploma in Banking & Finance examination conducted by IIBF as a desirable qualification along with other prescribed entry level qualification for recruitment in banks.

To qualify for the diploma, a candidate has to pass in the following three subjects;

  • Principles and Practice of Banking
  • Accounts and Finance for Bankers
  • Legal & Regulatory Aspects of Banking
  • Each subject will contain one question paper with approximately 120 objective type multiple choice questions for 100 marks including questions based on a case study/caselets

  • The examination will be held in online mode only and there will be no negative marking for wrong answers. The duration of each examination will be 2 hours and the exam centres are spread across India.
  • A registered candidate has to pass the examination within 2 years and the limit starts from the date of application for the first attempt and attempts will be counted irrespective of whether a candidate appears at any examination or otherwise.
  • Minimum marks for pass in the subject is 50 out of 100 and candidates securing at least 45 marks in each subject with an aggregate of 50% marks in all subjects of examination in a single attempt will also be declared having completed the examination.
  • Candidates will be allowed to retain credits for the subjects they have passed in an attempt till the expiry of 2 years from the first attempt. If a candidate can not pass in all the subjects within the stipulated period of 2 years, they have to re-enroll with fresh registration and their earlier credits if any will be cancelled out.
  • Examination Fee:

  • First attempt fee Rs. 3200
    Second attempt fee Rs. 1000
    Third attempt fee Rs. 1000
    Fourth attempt fee Rs. 1000
  • The examination will be conducted twice a year in the months of May and November. Normally the examinations will be on three consecutive Sundays (One exam per day).
  • The medium of examination will be English only.
  • Most affordable fee structure
  • Training by highly experienced and qualified senior bankers
  • Weekly mock examinations
  • Concise study material and question bank
  • Three months training duration