Aptech Ltdis allset toadopt a brand new avatar by venturing intoapreviously unchartered territory. The global education companyis setting up theAptech Banking Finance Academywith a mission to fillthe predicted skill deficit in the BFSI sector.
– Aptech launches Aptech Banking Finance Academy
– BFSI sector will witness creation of 1.5 million new jobs by 2016-17
– Lack of skilled human resource is one of the biggest impediments to the projected growth of the sector
According toNational Skill Development Corporation, the BFSI sector will witness creation of1.5 millionnewjobsby 2016-17. Lack of skilled human resource is one of the biggest impediments to the projected growth of the sector.With the newly launched Banking Finance Academy, Aptech has taken up the challenge to fill this deficit.
TheAptech Certified Banking Specialist (ACBS) programoffered by theAptech Banking Finance Academyhas beendesigned to offer new age banking skills in front office and banking operations. The coursewill beinitiallyoffered inselect21 centers this yearbutwillbe expandedto 100 centersbynext year.Aptechalso plansto add moreprograms for other financial servicessectors under the same course.
Commenting on the development,Mr.AnujKacker,Executive Director, Aptech Ltdsaid,BFSI is one of the fastest growing sectors in India. While theIndian banking industry expected to become 3rd largest in the world by 2025, the biggest hurdle in its way of growth is the lack of skilledhuman assets. We have taken up this mission to fill this skill deficit in the industry by empower 5000 people every year with the skills required by aCertified Banking Specialist.
TheACBS program offersacutting edge curriculumthat ishas been curated specifically to meet the changing skill demands of the BFSI sectorusing learning activities based on case-studies and live market scenarios.
The course aims toimpart a widerassortmentof skillssuited for enhancedemployabilityquotient sought byprivate banks, NBFCs,and allied sub-sectors likegold loan entities, DMAT service providers,housing loan companies,broking firms and insurance companies.After completion of course,young professionalscan getajob in sales, relationship management or core banking operations profile with skills toworkasaCertified Banking Specialist.
BFSI is one of thefastest growingsectors in India.TheIndian banking industryisexpected to becomethe 3rdlargestin the world by 2025. Public sector banks contribute tothemaximum business in India.Theprivate sectorbanks,however,have increasedtheir sharein the past few years bycapturing30%of market.Withliberal RBI policies,increasedgovernment focus, innovationintechnology anda growingdemand from consumers, Specialized ordifferentiated banking segmentshave arisen.Increase in numbers of specialized bankingandliberalized bank opening policy will lead toincrease in demand for banking professionals.
Aptech has been the leading provider of training and education in the animation VFX, media entertainment, IT Education, hospitality aviation, hardware networking sector, and now, with this new business vertical- Banking Finance as well.
Aptech has always been associated with superior standards in career education and this product bears testimony to their high levels of performance. Now that Aptech has entered into the banking andfinance sector the program is sure to be a huge success.
About Aptech Ltd:
Aptech commenced its education and training business in 1986 and has globally trained over 7 million students. Aptech is an ISO 9001:2008 organization and the first IT Training and Education company to get this certification for Education Support Services in 1993. Aptech has presence in more than 40 emerging countries through its two main streams of businesses ndash; Individual training and Enterprise Business. As a leader in career education, it has over 1300+ centres of learning across the world.
Under Individual Training, Aptech offers career and professional training through its Aptech Computer Education, Arena Animation Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (both in Animation Multimedia), Aptech Hardware Networking Academy, Aptech Aviation Hospitality Academy and Aptech English Learning Academy brands. Enterprise business includes Content Development (Aptech Learning Services), Training and Assessment Solutions for Corporates Institutions (Aptech Training Solutions, Aptech Assessment Testing Solutions).