Private lender YES BANK has joined hands with Manipal Academy of BFSI to launch ‘YES Professional Banker’ programme, a one-year postgraduate diploma in banking for graduates who are interested in building a career in the banking and financial services industry (BFSI).
The Bank will be offering education loans for the ‘YES Professional Banker’ Program to help students bear the program fees as per the Bank’s existing student loan eligibility criteria. As per the communique, once the candidates complete the programme, they will be awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), and the ‘YES Professional Banker’ certification from YES School of Banking.
Diploma holders will be offered placements in suitable roles at the Bank with competitive compensation packages. On completing a predefined tenure with the Bank, provided they meet requisite performance levels, the entire program fee will be reimbursed.
Anurag Adlakha, Chief Human Resources Officer, YES BANK, said, “At a time when banking is undergoing revolutionary changes, the launch of the ‘YES Professional Banker’ Program with student funding arrangements will help nurture talented aspirants into highly skilled professionals in the sector. We are delighted to partner with Manipal Academy of BFSI to execute the program.”
Commenting on the launch, Dr. Thammaiah Chekkera, Director of Manipal Global Academy of BFSI, and Pro Vice Chancellor of MAHE, said, “The Manipal Academy of BFSI is happy to partner with YES BANK to help young graduates garner the Post Graduate Diploma in Banking from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) and become new-age bankers through the ‘YES Professional Banker’ Program.”