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IIBF Certifications - Fees, Eligibility, Registrations, Syllabus

IIBF Certifications - Fees, Eligibility, Registrations, Syllabus

Edited By Sansar Singh Chhikara | Updated on Oct 03, 2023 03:08 PM IST

The Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) offers various certification courses to individuals who want to pursue a career in the banking and finance industry. Some of the IIBF certification courses are the Certified Banking Compliance Professional (CBCP), Certified Treasury Professional (CTP), and Certified Credit Professional (CCP) among others. Interested candidates who wish to enroll in these courses must meet the IIBF Certifications eligibility criteria set by the institute. IIFB also offers a Certificate in International Financial Reporting Standards (CertIFR) course, which is a certification provided by the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) in the UK. The course is designed to help individuals gain knowledge of the fundamental requirements of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) on a standard-by-standard basis. Read the complete article to get detailed information about all IIBF certifications, eligibility requirements, registration process and other relevant details.

What is IIBF?

IIBF is a professional body established in 1928 consisting of banks, employees, and financial institutions, as members. At present, its membership count is around 10 lakhs. The scope of activities of IIBF include education, training, certification, research, publication and consultancy work.

IIBF Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for IIBF certifications vary depending on the specific course.To enroll in the Professional Banker (PB) qualification, an individual must have a minimum educational qualification of graduation in any discipline from a recognized university. On the other hand, to enroll in the IIBF Certificate course in International Trade Finance (CITF), an individual must have a minimum educational qualification of a pass in 10+2 examination or its equivalent. In the same way, to enroll in the IIBF certification course for CBCP, an individual must have a minimum educational qualification of graduation in any discipline from a recognized university. Additionally, some courses may require work experience in the banking and finance industry.

List of IIBF Certifications

Sr.no

Name of examination

Open to Members


Open to Non-members

Eligibility

Description

Fee for members

Fee for Non-members

1

JAIIB

Yes

No

1) Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

NA

Yes






2nd attempt

1300








3rd attempt

1300

NA







4th attempt

1300








5th attempt

1300



2

Diploma in Banking & Finance

No

Yes

1) Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

NA

3500

Yes






2nd attempt

NA

1300







3rd attempt

NA

1300







4th attempt

NA

1300







5th attempt

NA

1300











3

CAIIB

Yes

No

Members who have completed JAIIB

First attempt fee

5000

NA

Yes






2nd attempt

1300

NA







3rd attempt

1300

NA







4th attempt

1300

NA







5th attempt

1300

NA











4

Diploma in Banking Technology

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

6500

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


5

Diploma in International Banking and Finance

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

6500

Yes






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


6

Diploma in Treasury Investment and Risk Management

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

17000

20500

Yes






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


7

Advanced Wealth Management

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

6500

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


8

Diploma in Urban Co-op Banking

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

6500

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


9

Diploma In Retail Banking

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

4000

6500

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


10

Diploma in Information System Audit

Yes

Yes

Candidates who completes CEISB,IT SEC,CYBER CRIMES

First attempt fee

500

500

No



















11

CERTIFIED BANK TRAINER

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) Graduate in any discipline

First attempt fee

6000

6000

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000


12

CERTIFIED BANKING COMPLIANCE PROFESSIONAL

Yes

Yes

1) Members of IIBF who have passed CAIIB and working in Banks 2) Members of ICSI (Who have passed final CS course)

First attempt fee

6000

6000

No






2nd attempt

2000

2000







3rd attempt

2000

2000







4th attempt

2000

2000


13

CERTIFIED CREDIT PROFESSIONAL - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

6000

6000

Yes






2nd attempt

200

200


14

CERTIFIED TREASURY PROFESSIONALS - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

6000

6000

No






2nd attempt

200

200


15

Certificate in Risk in Financial Services Level-1 - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

6000

6000

No






2nd attempt

200

200


16

Certified Accounting & Audit Professional - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

First attempt fee

6000

6000

No






2nd attempt

200

200




















17

Anti-Money Laundering And Know Your Customer - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

Yes

18

Certificate Examination in Introduction to Banking

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

NA

No

19

Certificate Course for Non-Banking Financial Companies

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

20

Certificate Examination For Small Finance Banks

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline, Employees of Small Finance Banks (SFB)/Banks/Financial Institutions are also eligible to appear for the examination.

Every attempt

1000

1600

No

21

Certificate Course in Ethics in Banking

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

22

Certificate course on MSME - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

Yes

23

Certificate Course in Project Finance

Yes

Yes

No criteria is fixed, sponsored by banks

Every attempt

23000

25000

No

24

Certificate Course In Foreign Exchange - (RPE)

Yes (DEALER)

No

Employees working with Authorised Dealer Member Banks of FEDAI.

Every attempt

1100

NA

No

25

FOREIGN ENoCHANGE FACILITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

26

Certificate in International Trade Finance - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

Yes

27

Certified Information System Banker - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

28

Certificate Course in Digital Banking - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

29

Certificate Examination in IT Security - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

Yes

30

Prevention of Cyber Crimes and Fraud Management - (RPE)

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

Yes

31

Certificate Examination in Microfinance

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

32

Certificate Examination in Rural Banking Operations

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1100

1600

No

33

CARD OPERATIONS

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1500

1500

No

34

FUNCTIONS OF BANK

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1500

1500

No

35

BASICS OF BANKING

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1500

1500

No

36

DEBT RECOVERY AGENT ENoAMINATION

Yes

Yes

SSC passed, employees of BPO/CALL Centres

First attempt

1200

1500

No






Subsequent attempt

1200

1200


37

DEBT RECOVERY AGENT - TELE CALLERS ENoAMINATION

Yes

Yes

SSC passed, employees of BPO/CALL Centres

First attempt

1200

1500

No






Subsequent attempt

1200

1200


38

CERTIFICATE ENoAMINATION FOR BUSINESS CORRESPONDENTS / FACILITATORS

Yes

Yes

SSC passed

Every attempt

800

800

No






Subsequent attempt

400

400


39

CERTIFICATE IN RURAL BANKING

Yes

No

Members who have completed JAIIB

Every attempt

1100

NA

No

40

CERTIFICATE IN RETAIL BANKING

Yes

No





No

41

CERTIFICATE IN HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

Yes

No





No

42

CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Yes

No





No

43

CERTIFICATE IN RISK MANAGEMENT

Yes

No





No

44

CERTIFICATE IN CENTRAL BANKING

Yes

No





No

45

Cert ENoam for Specialist Officers of Banks

Yes

No

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline 3) Officer in the Specialised cadre

First attempt fee

3000

NA

Yes






2nd attempt

1300








3rd attempt

1300

NA







4th attempt

1300








5th attempt

1300



46

Certificate in Risk in Financial Services Level-2

Yes

Yes

Members and Non-Members of IIBF who passed CRF level-1 and wants to apply for CISI

-NA-

1,000

1000

No

47

JAIIB Professional Conversion Route to Associate Chartered Banker

Yes

No

Members of IIBF who passed JAIIB and wants to apply for Associate of Chartered Banker qualification

-NA-

1,000

1000

No

48

CERTIFICATE COURSE ON RESOLUTION OF STRESSED ASSETS WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON INSOLVENCY AND BANKRUPTCY CODE,2016 FOR BANKERS - SCHEDULE

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF

Every attempt

1100

1600

No





2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline














49

Certificate Course in Digital Banking in E-Learning Mode

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1200

1700

Yes

50

Certificate in Ethics in Banking in E-Learning

Yes

Yes

1) Members and Non-Members of IIBF 2) 12th Standard Pass in any discipline

Every attempt

1200

1700

Yes

IIBF Certifications Registrations

The application process of IIBF certifications is conducted completely online. Interested candidates can log on to the official website of IIFB to apply for certifications. The detailed process to fill IIBF registration form has been given below:

  1. Visit the official website of IIBF - https://iibf.org.in/

  2. Click on the "Certification" tab on the homepage.

  3. Select the certification you want to register for.

  4. Read the eligibility criteria and other details carefully.

  5. Click on the "Apply Now" button.

  6. Fill in the registration form with accurate details.

  7. Upload the necessary documents.

  8. Pay the registration fee online through the available payment modes.

  9. Submit the form and take a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

If you face any issues during the registration process, you can contact the IIBF helpdesk for assistance.

IIBF Certifications Syllabus

The institute has released the syllabus for different IIBF certifications online. The detailed syllabus of IIBF certifications is available on the official website in PDF format. Candidates taking up IIBF certifications must be well-versed with the syllabus of the examination. Knowing the syllabus will give candidates better clarity on the topics that will be covered in the certification. Questions in the IIBF certification examination will be asked from the IIBF certifications syllabus.

To download IIBF Certification Syllabus - CLICK HERE

IIBF Certifications Admit Letter

The admit letter or admit card for IIBF certifications is made available online. Students who successfully registered for certificate courses can download their IIBF admit letters from the official website of IIBF. To download the admit letter for IIBF certifications, please follow the below steps:

  • Visit the official website of IIBF - https://iibf.org.in/

  • Click on the "Certification" tab on the homepage.

  • Select the certification you have applied for.

  • Click on the "Download Admit Letter" link.

  • Enter your registration number and password.

  • Click on the "Submit" button.

  • Your admit letter will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download and take a printout of the admit letter.

IIBF Certifications Scorecard

The scorecard IIBF Certifications is published online. To check your scorecard for IIBF certifications, you can visit the IIBF ScoreCard Portal and follow the below steps:

  1. Enter your membership/registration number, exam date, exam/subject, and password.

  2. Click on the "Submit" button.

  3. Your scorecard will be displayed on the screen.

  4. Download and take a printout of the scorecard for future reference.

IIBF HelpDesk

Indian Institute of Banking & Finance

191-F, Maker Towers, 19th Floor,

Cuffe Parade, Mumbai - 400 005

Tel. : 022-2218 5357 / 2218 5134 / 2218 3302

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. What is the use of IIBF certificate?

IIBF certifications are a tool for education and training for members. Having an IIBF certification benefits the members in terms of better skills and higher pay.

2. How do I become IIBF certified?

One must register and appear for the exams conducted by IIBF to be certified. Most of the exams are open to non members. However some exams such as JAIIB and CAIIB are open only for members.

3. What is the cost of IIBF certificate?

The cost of registration for the flagship JAIIB and CAIIB exams of IIBF are Rs. 4000 and Rs. 5000 for the first attempt. From the second attempt onwards, the cost of registration is Rs. 1300.

4. Are IIBF certificates worth it?

The IIBF certificates are very useful especially if you are a PSU banker as it leads to better pay.

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