Wednesday 24, August 2016

Dubai – MENA Herald: The Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS) will invite applications for its training programs and academic courses beginning in September. The pioneer in professional banking training will open its doors on 4th September for returning students and 30th August for new students.

Applicants looking to pursue a career in the financial sector can apply to EIBFS’s highly regarded academic programs:

Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Banking and Finance,
Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Banking and Finance with Accounting Specialization,
Diploma in Islamic Banking
Diploma in Banking

Students can be enrolled in each program across its three campuses located in Sharjah, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Interested applicants need to achieve the necessary scores in English proficiency tests such as TOEFL or IELTS in accordance with the entry criteria of their chosen degree. Applicants must also provide certificates of their secondary education qualifications as well as transcripts with complete details of grades achieved. In the absence of the required IELTS score, applicants may be conditionally admitted by appearing for the English assessment examination and an oral interview. Bank employees interested in pursuing an academic program or training course are eligible for discounts.

Jamal Al Jassmi, General Manager, EIBFS, said: “We are pleased to offer this diverse range of courses to our students. Interested candidates looking to forge a career in the financial sector will benefit from these programs, which have been particularly designed to meet the rigorous professional and technical skill requirements in the market. Our programs are nationally accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and are recognized by leading financial institutions in the UAE, as well as internationally.”

This year EIBFS will also launch an exclusive offer for its Fall 2016 Intake. Students availing this offer will be able to enjoy a 10% discount on their Bachelor and Diploma degree programs, free access to the EIBFS Annual Training Program, which has reached 565 students across all the Emirates, as well as a special rate on the professional certificate – in specialized banking areas, free participation in EIBFS workshops and free access to the EIBFS E-Learning training free.

The institution has been globally integrated with leading organizations and universities around the world to ensure ongoing availability of best-in-class programs and courses in the UAE.