Advanced Diploma in Digital Banking and Financial Technology (For Students After A/Ls)

This program is designed to produce qualified, efficient and skilled human resources in the field of Banking and Finance to meet the national, industrial and regional needs with destructive technology. The program covers the conduct of business, management of institutions and policy/regulatory environment in banking and finance with Technology. The program expects to provide standard theoretical and practical knowledge to improve those skills and competencies that can be effectively utilized on the job. Therefore, the career development in banking and finance professions of persons who will be qualified in this academic programme will be more effective and faster. Further, they will have better opportunities and the ability to enter the industry.

NIBM

Department

Business
NIBM Programmes

Campus

Colombo /
NIBM Programmes

Level

Advanced Diploma
NIBM

Method

Full Time
NIBM

Duration

1 Year

Objectives

  1. To provide a broad exposure to banking, finance and technology perspective and to emphasize disruptive technology.
  2. To introduce participants to the key functional areas in banking, finance and technology and to provide the required knowledge, skills and attitude shifts.
  3. To equip participants with the essential proficiencies of facing the challenges in contemporary business finance and banking field.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  •  GCE (A/L) / Edexcel/ Cambridge A/L with a minimum of three (03) simple passes OR
  • Sat for GCE (A/L) and have not obtained three (03) simple passes shall follow Certificate Course in Management (CCBM) during the first year 
  • Those who have completed the GCE (O/L) / Edexcel / Cambridge O/L shall follow the Foundation Programme and complete to become eligible to enter the first year

Commencement

  • Colombo – October 2022

Course structure and modules

Semester 1

  1. The Financial System
  2. Business Communication
  3. Information Communication Technology
  4. Commercial Banking
  5. Banking and Financial Law

Semester 2

  1. Digital Banking
  2. Customer Relationship Management
  3. Central banking and Economic Fundamentals
  4. Financial Technology (FinTech)
  5. Credit management

Semester 3

  1. Risk Management and Compliance
  2. Non-Banking Financial Institutions
  3. Fundamentals of Finance
  4. International Trade and Finance
  5. Independent study

Programme Fees

  • Course Fee: LKR 250,000 + Registration Fee: LKR 5,000

 

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