New Delhi, India – December 15, 2015 − NIIT Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance (IFBI), India’s largest banking training institute, announced the launch of a two-month Certificate Program in Global Finance and Accounting: ‘FinVantage’ – a comprehensive fast track training program in accounts payable and accounts receivable. The program aims to provide skilled talent for the BPM industry all across India by identifying and equipping students with necessary skills for higher productivity and performance. Students will learn about international accounting standards, processes and terminologies and become competent in skills required for a career in global finance and accounting. Certificate Program in Global Finance and Accounting is an industry recognized program aligned to the Transactional F&A QP of NASSCOM.

The BFSI vertical has been experiencing a robust growth year-on-year in the BPM industry. BFSI continues to be the largest vertical growing at a rapid rate of 20 percent per year. Therefore the need for qualified and skilled manpower, trained as per global standards is at an all-time high. Certificate Program in Global Finance and Accounting is imperative for the industry as it would create all-round professionals with good inter-personal and communication skills who are not only competent in finance and accounting, but also good at business etiquettes and other professional skills. After successful completion of the program, candidates will be awarded with a certificate and will be provided with 100 percent placement assistance. Over the last year NIIT IFBI has trained over 400 candidates in Finance and Accounting roles in BPM Industry. NIIT will leverage existing relationships with leading corporates for the same.

“This is an era of globalization and we have been witnessing a growing demand for finance and accounting professionals trained as per international standards,” said Bimal Jain, president of IFBI. “Indian companies prefer to recruit those candidates who have an expertise in these international standards apart from their normal specialization in finance and accounting. We have therefore designed an exclusive ‘Certificate Program in Global Finance and Accounting’ to offer training as per international standards. The objective of this program is to create a sustainable, high-quality, cost-effective model to deliver trained resources for F&A and to build a talent pool for the BFSI and BPM industry.”

Commerce graduates with minimum 50 percent marks can apply for this program. Candidates should have basic understanding of Accounting and should possess good communication skill.


The Institute for Finance, Banking and Insurance (IFBI), India’s largest banking training institute, was established in 2006 to meet the manpower challenges of multi-skilled and trained professionals in the fast evolving BFSI sector.

NIIT IFBI has placed over 35000 candidates across BFSI organisations and trained over 150,000 working professionals in India for the Banking and Financial Services Industry in the last eight years.