While most graduates in 2017 are looking for fresher jobs, during this last run of college – few would be ready for something like banking jobs. Apart from preparing for the bank probationary officers exam (bank PO exam), you should consider the course given by Axis Bank Young Bankers Program.
Young Bankers Program – What is it all about?
A bid to nurture talented young bankers, the bank’s residential program provides domain expertise and skill set in the industry to graduates. Currently held out of two campuses (Manipal Global Education in Bangalore and Amity Global Business School in Noida) – the program invites applicants for a post graduate diploma. Last date to apply is March 19, 2017.
The course begins June 6 / June 7, 2017.
What can you expect to learn?
Students who enroll in the course can expect to gain theoretical knowledge around banking, business communication, managerial economics, business mathematics, accounting, receipts and payment systems, financial planning, foreign exchange, credit risk management, recovery management and business analytics. These are structured into three trimesters, followed by a fourth in internship and project work.
The company claims that students who go through the program would gain command on banking concepts. They could learn industry trends, business communication and all that goes in a banking job.
Who is eligible to apply for Young Bankers Program?
Graduates, who hold 55% marks in any stream can apply. An age restriction (between 21 to 25 years of age) also applies. Post-graduates and relatives of Axis Bank employees are not eligible.
Candidates are selected through a two-stage selection process – once through an online aptitude test and the interview. In fact, students who have given the AMCAT test and hold a valid score can apply and be invited for the personal interview.
Benefits of the Young Bankers Program
Students who complete the Axis Bank Young Bankers program gain the Post Graduate Diploma in Banking Services and will join the bank as a Customer Service Officer (Assistant Manager). Freshers in these banking jobs will draw a salary Rs 4.12 lakh.
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