Banking Diploma: It is a nationally recognized program accedited by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research - UAE under decree No (134) 2001.
The Banking Diploma Program introduced in 1990 was the first program in UAE to focus on helping aspiring and existing bankers improve knowledge in banking operations and enhance their qualifications. With many of the graduates of the program employed in the banking sector today, this program continues to be among the foremost supported by bankers and banks. The majority of our 1031 graduates are employed in the banking sector, mostly holding senior positions.
The Program is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research under decree no. 134, issued in July 2001.
To provide students with the fundamental knowledge of economics, banking, accounting, finance and information technology.
To introduce students to the different techniques used in the banking and financial industry.
To strengthen students’ ability to identify problems, analyse situations and apply laws in the banking and finance environment.
The Banking Diploma Program's mission is dedicated to providing quality banking education of international standards, in a learning environment that promotes academic and personal excellence.
Duration of Study
The duration of study is 2 years. The program runs 5 days per week, Sunday to Thursday-morning & evening sessions.
The program runs for five theoretical semesters (16 weeks each), and a summer course (8 weeks), which involves "field training" at a commercial bank for non – bankers students, or a "field project" for bankers students who have at least one year of work experience in the banking sector.
Locations of Study
EIBFS Main campus in Sharjah:
Located opposite Sharjah Immigration & UAE Central Bank
PO Box 4166
Phone (06) 572 8880
Fax (06) 572 8080, (06) 5723983
EIBFS Abu Dhabi campus:
Al Moroor Street, Beside Emirates Centre for Strategic Srudies and Research
PO Box 7108
Phone (02) 4464666 Ext.: (200 - 101 - 102 - 104)
Fax (02) 4457700 / 4453222
Language of Instruction
The Program is taught in English
The Banking Diploma Program is awarded to successful students by the EIBFS.