IIT-Madras launches BFSI training courses

Chennai: The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) Digital Skills Academy (DSA) is partnering with INFACT PRO TRAINERS (OPC) Private Limited to jointly launch Banking, Financial Services and Insurance Sector (BFSI) training courses.

Certified Programmes were being offered in the areas of banking and finance, digital banking, mutual funds, securities operations and risk management and equity derivatives, a release from IIT-M said.

The DSA was a joint venture of IIT-M with NASSCOM IT-IT Enabled Services Sector Skill Council of India.

Upon completion of the courses, a formal certificate will be issued by the trainer and the knowledge partner, Centre for Continuing Education, IIT-M.

DSA Head Prof K Mangala Sunder said the objective of these courses was to provide graduating students from Indian academic institutions and employees in multiple industrial sectors, the necessary skills towards employment or re-skilling in the relevant sectors and make them industry and job-ready.

In addition, the trainers will cover multiple areas through large problem sets, that will also help the students to do competitive examinations in banking and finance sector well and with confidence.

All students and working professionals, who were interested in a career in BFSI could register and benefit from this programme, which would also be useful to life long learners and self learners. Institutions were encouraged to register their students in bulk.


NT Bureau