National Banking institute Ltd. (NBI) an apex level banking and finance academy having conducted over 1500+ training programs now presents a “Five –Day” residential program on “Investing Credit in Agriculture” with the collaboration of State Bank Institute of Rural Banking (SBIRB) Hyderabad, India.
State Bank Institute of Rural Banking is an apex training institute of India’s largest Banking Group, the State Bank Group. It is one of the top rated premier institutes of the country catering to the training needs of Agriculture and Rural Banking. World-class teaching and research at SBIRB work together, to produce and enriching educational experience for the Bankers in Rural Business. What makes the programs at SBIRB unique is that the training is imparted by an elite group of experienced practitioner bankers with excellent academic background,
This programs aims at providing in depth knowledge and equip bankers with the skills and orientation required for rural banking and also to sensitize bankers to rural environment. This program is the need of the hour since the NRB mandated all commercial banks to extend at least 10 percent of the total credit to agriculture sector and 15 percent to energy and tourism sector making a total of at least 25 percent in the priority productive sector. Such provision for productive sector lending for development banks and finance companies has extended to at least 15 percent and 10 percent respectively of their total credit. Commercial banks are encouraged to extend credit in priority sector in all seven provinces, making this program of utmost importance.