June 21 (TruthDive): The Probationary Officers Training Program by ICICI Bank is aimed at nurturing young minds who aspire to pursue a career in banking. It is designed to develop banking specialists and train them adequately to man banks in future.
ICICI Bank Probationary Officers (PO) Training Programme is a one-year full-time residential program conducted at ICICI Manipal Academy campus in Bangalore. Candidates registered for this banking course will be enrolled for a UGC –recognized MBA in Banking and Finance.
MBA (Banking & Finance) program consists of two phases
Phase I (12 months) : This one year program includes 9 months of classroom training and 3 months of internship in any branch of ICICI Bank/office within India. Those candidates who successfully complete this phase will be awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking (PGDB).
Phase II (Optional- 18-30 months): This phase covers 18 months of online training in 3 semesters. Designed to provide managerial skills to the students, this phase commences after the students join the ICICI Bank and they can complete the training programme while working. On completion of this phase by participants who opt for it, an MBA in Banking and Finance is awarded by the Manipal University.
MBA degree will be conferred only on the successful completion of both Phase I and Phase II.
Those who have completed graduation with 55% (aggregate) marks in any discipline are eligible to apply.
candidate should be up to 25 years of age as on October 31, 2013 (should have been born on or after November 1, 1988)
The course fee for Phase I is Rs. 3 lakh plus service tax at 12.36% which comes to a total fee amount of Rs. 3.37 lakh.
The fee for Phase II is an additional amount of Rs 1.25 lakh + taxes
Candidates who successfully complete the Probationary Officer Training Programme will be absorbed in ICICI Bank in the grade of Assistant Manager and will be on probation for a period of one year.
The gross salary of a Probationary Officer on joining the Bank after training would be Rs. 4 lakh + per annum.
The enrolled candidates are paid a stipend for the first 9 months and a stipend of higher value will be paid during in-house internship.
How to Apply
Applications for the PO recruitment of ICICI bank have to be submitted only through the official website of ICICI at https://www.icicicareers.com/icici_career/home.aspx?X
There is no application fee to be paid;one can proceed directly to the online application form available at the website mentioned above.
Last date for online registration for August 2013 batch: 30th June 2013
Last date for payment for August 2013 batch : 31st July 2013
You may visit https://www.icicicareers.com/icici_career/po-about.html for further details.
Truthdive.com wishes all the banking aspirants the very best!