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IIT Madras Digital Skills Academy Launches Advanced Online Banking and Financial Services Course

IIT Madras, InFact Pro will collaborate to offer a refresher program to train students in Banking and Finance, Digital Banking, Mutual Funds

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras

NEW DELHI: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras is collaborating with InFact Pro, a leading Certified Financial Industry Trainer based in Chennai, to launch a development program called ‘Premier Banker’ which will train students in banking and finance, digital banking, mutual funds, financial health analysis and forecast.

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The Premier Banker course will be launched by IIT Madras Digital Skills Academy through the IITM Center for Continuing Education (CCE). The duration of the course will be four to six months with 240 hours of training. The course module includes questions and assignments to help students succeed in a career in banking and financial services. Those who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate from the Center for Continuing Education, IIT Madras, a statement from the institute said.

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IIT Madras Premier Banker Course Eligibility

  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline or be in the second or third year of an undergraduate program.

  • Applicants must have a passion to excel in the BFSI field.

  • Previous work experience in banking or financial services is preferred but not required.

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“It is very important to offer up-skilling and development courses in a timely manner and also to focus on current markets and their requirements. As our nation aims to rapidly evolve into a $5 trillion economy, it is important that such programs are soon offered with the help of leading professors in finance and banking sector training companies, such as this that our academy has offered,” said K Mangala Sunder, Head of Digital Skills Academy, Continuing Education Center at IIT Madras.

Further details of the course such as course fees and syllabus can be obtained from skillscademy.iitm.ac.in.


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