The most awaited ICICI Bank PO Recruitment for May 2014 & August 2014 has started. ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank headquartered in Mumbai, India. It is the 2nd largest bank in India by assets and 3rd largest by market capitalisation, with over 2700 branches.
Probationary Officer Training Programme 2014
PO Training Programme is an initiative of ICICI Bank along with Manipal University, an UGC recognized University, since 2007 to attract youngsters who wish to pursue a career in banking, designed to develop specialists with banking knowledge and skills. A one year full time residential training programme, conducted at ICICI Manipal Academy campus, Bangalore.
Currently there are 1,900 students are undergoing the training at the ICICI Manipal Academy Campus in Bangalore.
PO Training & MBA Programme:
Phase I – The 12 month Training provides knowledge and skills in core banking with an opportunity to specialize in one of the following areas in banking:
i) Trade Finance
ii) Privilege Banking
iii) Rural Inclusive Banking
iv) Retail Banking
Phase II – The participants also have an option for 18 months online training to gain managerial skills required for banking job. Students have the option of completing Phase II in 30 months, post which an MBA degree will be conferred only on the successful completion of both Phase I and Phase II.
Selection Process -
The selection process for Probationary Officer will consists of
Online Aptitude Test
Online Psychometric Assessment
Group Discussion (GD)
Personal Interview (PI)
The Aptitude Test is likely to be held in August 2013 followed by Group Discussions/Interviews in August/September 2013 for the applicants who clear the Aptitude Test.
Training Programme Fees -
One main advantage of PO Training Programme is that it is a cashless bridge to managerial jobs, the interested candidates will have to invest rupee 3.37 lakh, which would be provided by ICICI Bank as a loan at a subsidized interest rate of 2.5%. p.a. After completion of the Training Programme, the Probationary Officers will be absorbed as Assistant Manager in the Bank and the loan amount is to be repaid by Probationary Officers in equated monthly installment (EMI) after joining the Bank.
Eligibility Criteria -
Graduation with 55 percent (Aggregate) marks in any discipline.
Up to 25 years of Age.
How to Apply -
Candidates interested can Log on to ICICICareers.com and fill up the application form online. Test Dates & Locations will be announced at a later date for which you will get an e-mail/SMS.
Salary (after completion of programme) – Gross annual salary on joining the Bank will be more than Rs. 4 lakh (CTC).
Training Location – The Training Programme will be held in Bangalore or any other location in India.
The last date for applying for May 2014 and August 2014 batches are open till 31st January 2014.
Find more details on ICICI Bank PO Recruitment 2014 Notification and apply online.