CAIIB Exam 2021: Online Registration Begins; Check Exam Date, Notification, Eligibility Details

 CAIIB Full Form : Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers

CAIIB Exam 2021: The Certified Associate of India Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) is conducted by the Indian Institue of Banking and Finance (IIBF) every year biannually in June and December as given on the official website of IIBF The CAIIB exam is one of the main exams conducted by IIBF every year across the country. The online registration for CAIIB has been activated on the official site on 06th April 2021 and will be available till 26th April 2021. CAIIB aims at providing advanced knowledge necessary for better decision-making covering, Risk Management, Treasury Management, Credit Management, International Banking, Balance Sheet Management, Economic Analysis, etc to employees already a member of IIBF through CAIIB exam 2021.

CAIIB Exam 2021: Overview

Check the important details of the CAIIB Exam 2021.

OrganizationInstitute of Banking and Finance
Exam NameCAIIB Exam 2021
Registration begins01st April 2021 06th April 2021 
Last Date to Apply26th April 2021
CAIIB Exam Dates06th, 13th, and 20th June 2021
Selection ProcessOnline Written Test

CAIIB Exam Dates 2021

The CAIIB is conducted biannual. The dates for both exams are mentioned in the tables below as verified by the official websites.

CAIIB June 2021

Application Form Start Date01st April 2021 06th April 2021
Application Form End Date26th April 2021
Admit Card for Advance Bank Management06th June 2021
Admit Card for Bank Financial Management13th June 2021
Admit for the rest of the courses20th June 2021

CAIIB December 2021

Application Form Start Date01st October 2021
Application Form End Date31st October 2021
Admit Card for Advance Bank Management05th December 2021
Admit Card for Bank Financial Management12th December 2021
Admit card for rest of the course19th December 2021

CAIIB Exam 2021: Registration Fee

Check the registration fee for the CAIIB 2021 exam. The fee is GST excluded.

1st AttemptINR 3,000
2nd AttemptINR 1,300
3rd AttemptINR 1,300
4th AttemptINR 1,300
  • From 06th April to 12th April 2021: Normal Examination fees
  • From 13th April to 19th April 2021: Normal Examination fees plus Rs 100/-
  • From 20th April to 26th April 2021: Normal Examination fees plus Rs 200/-

CAIIB Exam 2021: Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates who want to take the CAIIB Exam must have completed JAIIB or PART-1 of the Associate Examination.

CAIIB Exam 2021: Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the CAIIB Exam as set by the IIBF is given below. Check the exam pattern below.

CAIIB 2021 Exam Pattern
Mode of Exam Online
Duration120 minutes (each paper)
Total Questions100 questions (each paper)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Maximum marks100 marks (each paper)
Medium of ExamEnglish or Hindi
Negative MarkingNo Negative Marking
Pattern of QuestionsKnowledge TestingConceptual GraspAnalytical/Logical ExpositionProblem SolvingCase Analysis

Further details related to the examination pattern of Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers can be found on the syllabus page.

CAIIB Exam 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus for the CAIIB exam as prescribed by IIBF. The syllabus includes 2 compulsory papers and any one of the 11 elective subjects.

Compulsory Papers:

  1. Advanced Bank Management
  2. Bank Financial Management

Elective Papers

  1. Corporate Banking
  2. Rural Banking
  3. International Banking
  4. Retail Banking
  5. Co-operative Banking
  6. Financial Advising
  7. Human Resources Management
  8. Information Technology
  9. Risk Management
  10. Central Banking
  11. Treasury Management
CAIIB Exam Syllabus
CAIIB PapersCAIIB Syllabus
Advanced Bank ManagementModule A: Economic AnalysisModule B: Business MathematicsModule C: HRM in BanksModule D: Credit Management
Banking Financial ManagementModule A: International BankingModule B: Risk ManagementModule C: Treasury ManagementModule D: Balance Sheet Management
CAIIB Elective PapersModule-Wise Syllabus
Paper 1: Central BankingModule A: Rationale and Functions of Central BankModule B: Central Banking in IndiaModule C: Monetary Policy and Credit PolicyModule D: Supervision and Financial Stability
Paper 2: International BankingModule A: International Banking and FinanceModule B: Foreign Exchange BusinessModule C: International TradeModule D: Derivatives
Paper 3: Rural BankingModule A: Rural IndiaModule B: Financing Rural DevelopmentModule C: Priority Sector Financing and Government InitiativesModule D: Problems and Prospectus in Rural Banking
Paper 4: Financial AdvisingModule A: Introduction to Financial AdvisingModule B: Financial PlanningModule C: Financial Investment ProductsModule D: Taxation
Paper 5: Corporate BankingModule A: Corporate Banking and FinanceModule B: Investment BankingModule C: Project and Infrastructure Finance
Paper 6: Retail BankingModule A: IntroductionModule B: Retail ProductsModule C: Marketing/Selling of retail products, MIS and AccountingModule D: Other Issues Related to Retail Banking
Paper 7: Co-operative BankingModule A: Principles and Laws of Co-operative Banking Law and Rules Relating to Co-operative BanksModule B: Co-operative Banking Operations Deposits, Credits and Investment ManagementModule C: Technology Risk Management
Paper 8: Human Resource ManagementModule A: Human Resource ManagementModule B: Building an HR StrategyModule C: Motivation, Training and Skill DevelopmentModule D: Personnel Management and Industrial Relations
Paper 9: Information TechnologyModule A: Introduction to Information TechnologyModule B: Systems and DesignModule C: Applications in BankingModule D: Security Control and Guidelines
Paper 10: Treasury ManagementModule A: An OverviewModule B: Treasury ManagementModule C: Treasury and International BankingModule D: Risk Management
Paper 11: Risk ManagementModule A: An OverviewModule B: Credit Risk ManagementModule C: Operational BankingModule D: Market RiskModule E: Risk Organization and Policy

CAIIB 2021: Steps To Register

Follow the following steps for registration to CAIIB 2021 Exam.

  • Visit the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance official website @ or click on the link given above,
  • Click on the ‘Examination/Courses’ option on the home page,
  • Select CAIIB and then click on ‘Apply Online’,
  • Log in using your membership number and password,
  • Fill in the details like mode, medium, center for the exam, place of work, etc.
  • Click on ‘preview’ and crosscheck the CAIIB Application form, ensure that the details are filled in properly and spelled correctly in the application.
  • Pay the registration fee.
  • On completion, take out the print of the fee receipt and registration form.

CAIIB Exam 2021 Registration Link

Those candidates who are eligible for the CAIIB Exam 2021, can register for the exam from 06th April to 26th April 2021.

  • Registration begins: 01st April 2021 06th April 2021
  • Last Date to Register: 26th April 2021

CAIIB Exam Centre

The IIBF has given the 649 centres to select for the exam. Candidates have to select the exam centre of their choice during filling the application. Aspirants can go through the list of CAIIB exam centres given below:

PalakolSecunderabadHimachal PradeshSimla
VisakhapatnamWarangalJammu & KashmirDoda



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