JAIIB COURSEJunior Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers

Junior Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (JAIIB) is a certificate issued by Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF) for the candidates upon clearing the examination. Only members of IIBF can take up JAIIB certification exam. The membership to IIBF is limited to the employees of banks.

The minimum eligibility criteria is the member should at least be a clerical grade employee and must have completed 10th standard. An individual not working with a bank could take up this course under the name “Diploma in Banking and Finance”.

The JAIIB/DBF exams are conducted twice a year, during the period of May/June and November/December. Exam is conducted in both online and offline mode and a candidate can also opt to write the examination in Hindi or English.

Benefits of JAIIB Course

The JAIIB certificate holder would avail both monetary and non-monetary benefit. Some of the key benefits are as follows;

  • One increment in the salary
  • Value add in promotions
  • Certification issued by IIBF


JAIIB course consists of 3 subjects

  • Principles and practices of banking
  • Accounting and finance for bankers
  • Legal and regulatory environment for bankers

The examination for all these 3 subjects would consist of multiple choice questions with few questions that are case study based. 120 questions need to be answered in duration of 2 hours. Each paper carries 100 marks. Generally the examination is conducted on three consecutive Sundays.

To clear JAIIB certification, a candidate should get a minimum score of 50 marks in any subject. A candidate scoring 45 marks in any one of the subjects but has a score of 50% in all the 3 subjects would clear the exam.


Registration Process

A candidate must enroll with IIBF first to get the membership and simultaneously register for the examination. Once registered for JAIIB course, a candidate would get 2 shots for taking the examination. Once registered, the candidate has to handle the course materials by herself.

Knowise Training

Knowise has been training for JAIIB course in Bangalore and various other cities since 2009. We have trained participants representing various reputed banks like Bank of Baroda, Indian Bank, Karnataka Bank, State Bank of India, State Bank of Mysore etc. The course has been offered across cities like Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune etc.

A 50 hour training module is offered for JAIIB course. The classes are conducted on weekends. Some of salient features of our offerings are;

  • A comprehensive 50 hours classroom session for JAIIB course
  • Higher weightage towards accounting and finance for bankers
  • Faculties with rich experience in banking and in the field of teaching
  • A methodical approach towards examination
  • Comprehensive mock-tests and chapter-wise practice questions are provided to participants
  • We hold 85%+ passing rate since 2009

Two batches of trainings would be launched in a year. For May/June exam the JAIIB course batch would start in February and for Nov/Dec exam the batch would start from August. One could write a mail or call us for more details about class room training and registration

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