Instructions to Applicants

1.     Eligibility:
      a)  Membership is open to the employees of recognized banking establishments both in the nationalized as well as private sector including the Reserve Bank of India, State Bank of India, other Financial Institutions, both Central and State Co-operative Banks and any other institutions in India who are Institutional Members of the Institute as may be approved by the Council from time to time.
      b)  If the name of your organization does not appear in the drop box, please mail to with details of your organization.
2.     Enrolment Fee:
     One time life Membership fee (for candidates in India) with GST is Rs.1,770/- (Membership Fees Rs. 1,500/- & GST  Rs.270/-)
3.     Pre-requisites for online enrolment for Membership:
      I - Applicant should have scanned copy of his/her i) photograph ii) signature and iii) id proof (ensuring that all are within the required specifications as under)

    a. Images format should be in JPG 8bit and size should be minimum 8KB and maximum 20KB.
    b. Image Dimension of Photograph should be 100(Width) * 120(Height) Pixel only;
    c. Image Dimension of Signature should be 140(Width) * 60(Height) Pixel only.
    d. Image Dimension of ID Proof should be 400(Width) * 420(Height) Pixel only
    e. ID proof can be any one of the following:

     1. ID Card issued by Employer (With Photo, Signature of Employee)

     With effect from 1st June 2017, Only Employer ID Card is accepted as ID Proof. 

    2. Declaration Form (With Photo, Signature of Employee and endorsed by the Br. Manager  / HOD of the Dept. ) 

    Only those newly recruited Employees who has not been issued Employer ID card  can opt for Declaration form and the Declaration form should be in the format prescribed by IIBF and the same should be attested by the Br. Manager  / HOD of the Dept. where the employee is working.  Please note that only employees who are in regular service is eligible for Ordinary Membership of the Institute. If the declaration form uploaded is incomplete and not in the prescribed format your application will rejected.

(ID proof should be clear / readable and verifiable after uploading, if not application is liable to be rejected)

II - To make online payment, an applicant should keep ready the necessary details about his/her Credit/Debit Card/Net Banking Details)
III - Applicant should have a valid personal e-mail id.
Note: Do not upload your Credit Card/Debit Card scanned image with the application.
4.     Procedure for Enrolment:
    i. Visit Institute's web site
    ii. Click on 'online membership registration'.
    iii. Read 'Instruction to applicants' carefully.
    iv. Fill up all the online application form,(all the fields mark '*' are mandatory), upload photo, signature, ID proff and               follow the on-screen instructions to complete the registration process.
    v. On successful completion of enrolment a confirmation SMS/email will be sent to the candidate intimating the membership number(membership number is your login id), password.
    vi. In case, even after 2/3 working days after enrolment no confirmation is received intimating the membership details, applicant should take up the matter with the Institute. (write to providing following details: 1) Membership number 2) Full Name 3) Date of Birth 4) Payment transaction details 5) Mobile no. and details problem/exact text of error message etc..)
    vii. For all failed transactions the amount is debited to applicant's Account, Institute will refund such amount within seven working days from the date of the transaction..

5.     General:
   a. The permanent I-card should be produced at the time of examination and whenever demanded for availing other services.
   b. Enrolled members can view his/her profile/payment details using the login/password and also update his/her profile except for name, date of birth, photo, signature and ID proof.
   c. Enrolled member can also apply for all other services of the Institute with the same login and password as and when available.
   d. Any communication in regard to membership enrolment should sent to