JAIIB 2020- Exam Date, Notification, Syllabus, Eligibility, Application Form

JAIIB Full Form is Junior Associate of the Indian Institute of the Bankers. This exam aims at providing required level of basic knowledge in banking and financial services, banking technology, customer relations, basic accountancy and legal aspects necessary for carrying out day to day banking operations.

JAIIB EXAM FEES STRUCTURE – MAY 2020

Examination DateTimeSubject
July/AugustONLINEPrinciples & Practices of Banking
July/AugustONLINEAccounting & Finance for Bankers
July/AugustONLINE Legal & Regulatory Aspects of Banking

JAIIB EXAM FEES STRUCTURE – MAY 2020

AttemptsMemberNon Member
First attempt – Normal Fee27003500
Second Attempt – Normal Fee13001300
Third Attempt – Normal Fee13001300
Fourth Attempt – Normal Fee13001300
From 24.02.2020 to 01.03.2020Normal feeNormal fee
From 02.03.2020 to 15.03.2020Normal fee + Rs 100/-Normal fee + Rs 100/-
From 16.03.2020 to 22.03.2020Normal fees + Rs 200/-Normal fees + Rs 200/-
Eligibility for JAIIB 2020
(i) The examination is open only to the ordinary members of the Institute (Any person working in the banking and finance industry whose employer is an Institutional member of the Institute can apply for membership, for details visit IIBF website).
(ii) Candidates must have passed the 12th standard examination in any discipline or its equivalent. The Institute may, however at its discretion, allow any candidate from clerical or supervisory staff cadre of banks to appear at the examination on the recommendation of the Manager of the bank/ officer-in-charge of the bank’s office where the candidate is working, even if he/ she is not 12th standard pass or its equivalent.
(iii) Subordinate staff of recognized Banking/ Financial Institutions in India, who are members of the Institute, are eligible to appear at the examination, provided they have passed the 12th standard examination or its equivalent.

 

JAIIB 2020 Paper Pattern 

Candidates are allowed to attempt the examination either in Hindi or English, and should clearly fill in their choice of medium at the time of registration of application. In any case, change of medium will not be allowed at a later stage.

The duration of the examination will be of 2 hours.

i) Question Paper will contain approximately 120 objective type multiple choice questions for 100 marks including questions based on case studies/ case lets. The Institute may however vary the number of questions to be asked for a subject.

ii) The examination will be held in Online Mode only

iii) There will NOT be negative marking for wrong answers

PASSING CRITERIA 
1. Minimum marks for pass in the subject is 50 out of 100.
2. Candidates securing at least 45 marks in each subject with an aggregate of 50% marks in all subjects of examination in a single attempt will also be declared as having completed the Examination.
3. Candidates will be allowed to retain credits for the subject they have passed in an attempt till the expiry of the time limit for passing the examination as mentioned below:

1. Candidates will be required to pass the examination within a time limit of 2 years (i.e. 4 consecutive attempts).

2. Candidates not able to pass examination within stipulated time period of two years are required to re-enroll themselves afresh. Such candidates will not be granted credit/s for subject/s passed, if any, earlier.

3. Time limit of 2 years will start from the date of application for first attempt. Attempts will be counted irrespective of whether a candidate appears for any examination or otherwise.

JAIIB Exam Pattern 2020

There will be a total of 120 questions including case study/case let. Total marks would be 100. The institute reserves the right to vary the number of questions as required.

Mode of the exam will be Online only. There is no negative marking. Duration of the exam will be 2 hours.

ExamNo. Of questionsmax. marksQualifying marksDurationNegative markingExam Mode
PRINCIPLES & PRACTICES OF BANKING120100502 hoursNoOnline
– ACCOUNTING & FINANCE FOR BANKERS120100502 hoursNoOnline
LEGAL & REGULATORY ASPECTS OF BANKING120100502 hoursNoOnlin

 

JAIIB Study Books 2020

Examination : JAIIB

SR. NO.EXAMINATIONMEDIUMNAME OF THE BOOKPUBLISHED BY
1JAIIBEnglishPrinciples & Practices of BankingM/s Macmillan India Limited
2JAIIBHindiBanking ke Sidhanth Avam VyavaharM/s Taxmann Publications Private Ltd.
3JAIIBEnglishAccounting & Finance for BankersM/s Macmillan India Limited
4JAIIBHindiBankeron ke liye Lekhankan Avam VittyaM/s Taxmann Publications Private Ltd.
5JAIIBEnglishLegal and Regulatory Aspects of BankingM/s Macmillan India Limited
6JAIIBHindiBanking ke Vidhik PakshM/s Taxmann Publications Private Ltd.

 

JAIIB Syllabus

 

Syllabus for Paper 1 – Principles & Practices of Banking

Module-A: Indian Financial System

  • Role of RBI, Commercial Banks, NBFCs, PDs, FIs, Cooperative Banks, CRR, SLR; Equity & Debt Market; IRDA
  • Banking Regulation
  • Retail Banking, Wholesale and International Banking
  • Role of Money Markets, Debt Markets & Forex Market
  • Role and Functions of Capital Markets, SEBI
  • Factoring, Forfaiting Services and Off-Balance Sheet items
  • Risk Management, Basel Accords
  • CIBIL, Fair Practices Code for Debt Collection, BCSB
  • Recent Developments in the Financial System

Module – B: Principles of Bookkeeping & Accountancy

  • Banker Customer Relationship
  • KYC/ AML/ CFT norms
  • Bankers’ Special Relationship
  • Consumer Protection – COPRA, Banking Ombudsman Scheme
  • Payment and Collection of Cheques and Other Negotiable Instruments
  • Opening accounts of various types of customers
  • Ancillary Services
  • Cash Operations
  • Principles of Lending, Working Capital Assessment and Credit Monitoring
  • Priority Sector Advances
  • Agricultural Finance
  • Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Government Sponsored Schemes
  • Self Help Groups
  • Credit Cards, Home Loans, Personal Loans, Consumer Loans
  • Documentation
  • Different Modes of Charging Securities
  • Types of collaterals and their characteristics
  • Non-Performing Assets
  • Financial Literacy

Module – C: Banking Technology

  • Essentials of Bank Computerization
  • Payment Systems and Electronic Banking
  • Data Communication Network and EFT systems
  • Role of Technology Upgradation and its impact on Banks
  • Security Considerations
  • Overview of IT Act
  • Preventive Vigilance in Electronic Banking

Module – D: Support Services – Marketing of Banking Services/ Products

  • Marketing – An Introduction
  • Social Marketing/ Networking
  • Consumer Behavior and Product
  • Pricing
  • Distribution
  • Channel Management
  • Promotion
  • Role of Direct Selling Agent/ Direct Marketing Agent in a bank
  • Marketing Information Systems – a longitudinal analysis

MODULE E – ETHICS IN BANKS AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

  • Ethics, Business Ethics & Banking: An Integrated Perspective
  • Ethics at the Individual Level
  • Ethical Dimensions: Employees
  • Work Ethics and the Workplace
  • Banking Ethics: Changing Dynamics

PAPER 2 – ACCOUNTING & FINANCE FOR BANKERS

MODULE A – BUSINESS MATHEMATICS AND FINANCE

  • Calculation of Interest and Annuities
  • Calculation of YTM
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Depreciation and its Accounting
  • Foreign Exchange Arithmetic

MODULE B – PRINCIPLES OF BOOKKEEPING & ACCOUNTANCY

  • Definition, Scope and Accounting Standards
  • Basic Accountancy Procedures
  • Maintenance of Cash/ Subsidiary Books and Ledger
  • Bank Reconciliation Statement
  • Trial Balance, Rectification of Errors and Adjusting & Closing Entries
  • Capital and Revenue Expenditure
  • Bills of Exchange

MODULE C – FINAL ACCOUNTS

  • Balance Sheet Equation
  • Preparation of Final Accounts
  • Ratio Analysis
  • Final Accounts of Banking Companies
  • Company Accounts I & II
  • Accounting in a Computerized Environment

MODULE D – BANKING OPERATIONS

  • Banking Operations & Accounting Functions

PAPER 3 – LEGAL & REGULATORY ASPECTS OF BANKING

MODULE A – REGULATIONS AND COMPLIANCE

  • Legal Framework of Regulation of Banks
  • Control over Organization of Banks
  • Regulation of Banking Business
  • Returns Inspection, Winding up, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Public Sector Banks and Co-operative Banks
  • Financial Sector Legislative Reforms
  • Recent Legislative Changes in RBI Act
  • Financial Sector Development Council

MODULE B – LEGAL ASPECTS OF BANKING OPERATIONS

  • Different Types of Borrowers
  • Types of Credit Facilities
  • Secured and Unsecured Loans, Registration of Firms and Incorporation of Companies
  • Indemnities
  • Bank Guarantees
  • Letters of Credit
  • Deferred Payment Guarantees
  • Laws Relating to Bill Finance
  • Various Types of Securities
  • Laws Relating to Securities and Modes of Charging – I
  • Laws Relating to Securities and Modes of Charging – II
  • Registration and Satisfaction of Charges
  • Case Laws on Responsibility of Paying Bank
  • Case Laws on Responsibility of Collecting Bank

MODULE C – BANKING RELATED LAWS

  • Recovery of Debts due to Banks and Financial Institutions Act, 1993(DRT Act)
  • Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Securities Interest Act (SARFAESI)
  • Banking Ombudsmen Scheme
  • Bankers Books Evidence Act, 1891
  • The Legal Services Authorities Act, 1987
  • The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and CERSAI
  • The Law of Limitation
  • Tax Laws
  • Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
  • Payment & Settlements Systems Act, 2007

MODULE D – COMMERCIAL LAWS WITH REFERENCE TO BANKING OPERATIONS

  • Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
  • Indian Partnership Act, 1932
  • Definition and features of a company
  • The Companies Act, 1956 (Now Companies Act, 2013)
  • Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999
  • Transfer of Property Act, 1882
  • The Right to Information Act, 2005
  • Right to Information and Obligation of Public Authorities
  • The Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002
  • Information Technology Act, 2000

Important Link Area

IIBF JAIIB Admit CardClick Here
Rules & Syllabus 2020Click Here
Official Websitewww.iibf.org.in

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