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The managerial role offered by ICICI Bank on successful completion of the program

Starting salary of Rs 12 Lacs per annum plus Rs 2 lacs on completion of first year in ICICI Bank.

Stipend for entire course

Looking for a High-Flying Career in Banking?

Experience the 1-year Post Graduate Diploma designed to create a cadre of specialized banking experts in the areas of Credit and Risk Management


Provide career opportunity to young professionals from various fields to enter into the specialized roles of Credit and Risk management at manager level with ICICI Bank.


Offering a highly specialized post graduate diploma from NIIT University to working professionals thereby upskilling their proficiency.


Gain a sophisticated understanding of the new-age technologies in the field of banking

Program Commencement

Class Start - TBD
Online & In-class


12 Months

Program Fee

INR 3,95,000

Intended For

Experienced in non BFSI Industry

Why Join This Course?

  • The managerial role offered by ICICI Bank on successful completion of the program
  • Starting salary of Rs 12 Lacs per annum plus Rs 2 lacs on completion of first year in ICICI Bank.
  • 6-month specialized internship with ICICI Bank
  • Stipend for entire course
  • Limited 90 seats only
  • Selection process fully online


The Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance programme addresses the industry requirement of specialization in banking and finance domains (for example Credit and Risk) The unique design of the programme provides a high degree of industry exposure to the students. Moreover, the unique blend of six months of specialized internship training at ICICI Bank provides students an opportunity to apply their knowledge and learn from real life experiences. The participants will also get an assured placement at ICICI Bank at competitive salaries upon successful completion of the programme.
There is a huge deman for skilled financial experts in the niche areas of Risk, Credit assessments and Relationship Management. This programme is specifically designed to address this requirement. The architecture and the course is designed by taking expert views from the industry and is aimed to bridge the ‘knowing-doing’ gap. The unique pedagogy for the programme includes the ‘use case’ methodology, simulations and a hand-on approach which equips the learners to perform even at an internship stage.
The PGD (Banking & Finance) with ICICI Bank programme is designed for managerial level cadre positions in Credit & Risk profiles. The courses, pedagogy and internship are all designed uniquely to equip the professionals who are aspiring for a career in banking. The programme stands out as,

It is very specific and focusses on all the new developments in the banking sector,

Focusses on developing skills which are required for a manager in banking and finance domains

Includes unique internship component to get hands on experience of real life scenarios in the chosen domain being offered.

The programme is also unique as it provides an assured career with ICICI Bank, during and after the course of study.
To know more about the architecture and course details, please write to pgd@niituniversity.in
The fee for the programme is INR 3,95,000 for the full year. The fee includes tuition and hostel fee, which can be self-funded or can be funded using an educational loan. Each student will be allotted a single seater standard hostel room.
Following is the selection process for the NU-ICICI Bank Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance Program

Step 1:

The candidates need to fill the application form. Click here to go to access the application form.

Step 2:

The Applicants would need to undertake the aptitude test, which will test their verbal, numerical and reasoning abilities. The aptitude test would be, online test for the duration of 90 minutes.

Step 3:

All qualified candidates from the aptitude test would be eligible for the Personal Interview round. Candidates shortlisted in the Personal Interview round would be offered to join the programme.
The selection process for the programme is elaborated above. The eligibility criteria for entry into the Post Graduate Diploma (Banking & Finance) Programme are:

Age – Up to 30 years (as on date decided)

Educational Qualifications – Graduate in any discipline with minimum 55 % marks in graduation. The students must also have a minimum 60 % in class 10th and class 12th.

Professional Experience – Work experience of 2- 5 Years in non BFSI areas.
The Programme is designed with the view towards providing the students with the optimum blend of theory and practice. Following is the total duration of the programme, along with other details:

Term 1 & 2 (6 months) – Classroom training (at NIIT University)

Term 3 & 4 (6 months) – Internship at ICICI Bank

The 1st batch commencement date is TBD
This is a fully residential on campus programme, wherein the student must attend classes from NIIT University Campus for the first 6 Months, the remaining 6 months will be at the assigned location of ICICI Bank basis requirement.
Since this is a full time programme, all participants will have to resign from their current role in order to attend the programme.
On successful completion of the programme the students would be placed in Manager Level positions at industry competitive salaries. The students will also be given stipend for the entire duration of the programme – Rs. 10,000 per month for 6 months of classroom and Rs. 50,000 per month for 6 months of internship.
There will be no contractual obligation to work for ICICI Bank, post completion of the programme.
NIIT University has a fully residential campus nestled in the foothills of Aravallis. For more details about the campus, please visit https://niituniversity.in/nu-experience/student-life-campus/
On successful completion of the programme the students would be placed in the grades of Manager Level.
Yes, the programme is a joint collaboration between NIIT University and ICICI Bank. Upon successful completion of the programme, the students will be absorbed by ICICI Bank.
NIIT University, a university under section 2(f) of UGC Act, will be issuing the Post Graduate Diploma (Banking & Finance) to all the successful graduates from the programme.
No, the current employees are not eligible for this programme.
Blood relatives (Brother, Sister, Spouse & Children) of ICICI Bank employees cannot apply.