Axis Bank’s Young Bankers Program is a unique initiative to groom young graduates to kickstart a successful career in banking.
The Young Bankers program is co-created by Axis Bank in partnership with Manipal Global Education Services. It has been very well received over the last 10 years with over 9500 successful young bankers being trained and then absorbed by Axis Bank.
On successful completion of the program, the participant will be awarded with a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking Services from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)- an Institution of Eminence.
The one-year program moulds young graduates into new age bankers with adequate domain knowledge, skills & attitude required to have a successful career in the banking sector.
On successful completion of the first 9 months duration, the candidate gets absorbed at Axis Bank as Assistant manager
On successful completion of the program, the candidate is awarded with a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking Services from MAHE.
This is a One-year program specifically designed for Axis Bank. The program has been on-going for over 10 years since 2012. In the last 10 years, over 9500 Young Bankers have been inducted into Axis Bank Ltd through this program.
As a part of this One-year program, the selected candidates will undergo:
The Banking program is built around essential functional and banking related subjects with a firm focus on experiential and application-based learning as well as overall personality development to become a thorough Banking professional. The program is designed to align the Young Banker to the designated Role and the Axis way of functioning. The program aims at making the Young Banker First Day First Hour ready for the job.
You would NOT be eligible for this program if:
NOTE: Shortlisting at any stage during the application or selection process will be done basis bank’s criteria. The student's education qualifications and background will be verified by the Bank through an external agency. The details provided by the student at the time of application/selection need to be authentic which are subject to verification. Once the Agency confirms the authenticity of these details only then the candidate will be considered for further process of selection/ employment in the Bank. At the time of joining the bank, the candidate will have to submit a “self declaration” medical fitness form.
STEP 1: Register yourself by completing your online application form on this site. Please note, your application will be considered for further processing only when it is completed, including the payment of application fee. This application fee is for the purpose of the assessments and does not guarantee selection for the Young Bankers program or employment with Axis Bank.
STEP 2: The selection process consists of 2-stages of proctored Online Assessments
Register yourself by completing your online application form
Pay application fee
Take online Assessments
Selection & Issuing of admission letters
“In my initial years at Axis Bank, I was part of one of the larger branches. In my role, handling clearing of a volume of around 800 cheques was a challenging task. However, I learnt a lot from the operations head and the branch head and they were my mentors. Axis is my first job and my journey with Axis has taught me perseverance and has helped develop my leadership skills.”
“My first posting was at one of the largest branches in India. In my role then, I got to handle critical and sensitive areas. The diversity of work in the branch gave a boost to my Axis journey. After being instrumental in handling complexities of the branch, I feel motivated to participate and continue contributing the same way to the growth of the bank.”
“The program was well structured and helped me enhance my skills and develop my personality. My experiences were unique like Live case studies on present customer dealing and problem solving. The environment of the academy was absolutely great, and apart from academics I participated in events like seminars, quizzes, group discussions”
“ABYBP is a platform that allows you to get a deep knowledge of all the banking processes, guidelines etc. which helps one understand the day-to-day banking activities. My journey from campus to an Assistant Manager to Sr. Manager was amazing and it involved a lot of hard work and discipline.”
“My Journey in Axis so far has been great. Being from a engineering background the things I learned in the campus has helped me a lot in understanding financial documents. Each and everything that we learned in the campus has helped me grow in the organization. The Young Banker program has helped me in many ways - Sales Skill, Customer service, Customer interaction, Banks policy and products, Study of Financial documents”
“It was a great journey from campus to corporate banking. Thanks to our mentors during ABYB program, who made me future ready. With their guidance I was able to capitalize on my academic success into professional success”
“Axis Bank Young Banker program gives brilliant opportunity for students who want to grow their career in the banking industry. Axis Bank work culture is very pleasant, and it also helps an individual to learn and grow in his/her career journey”
It is a 12-month program comprising of 6 months of on-campus training, 3 months of internship and 3 months of on-the-job training. Post the successful completion of the program (12-month period consisting of 6 month on-campus,3-month internship & 3 months OJT), the candidate will join Axis Bank in a Sales role that will constitute of selling banking & financial products to the bank’s existing & new customers.
You can pay the fees from your own resources (Self fund) or you are welcome to take a loan from any bank of your choice or you may take a loan from Axis Bank. Loan shall be given subject to you fulfilling all requirements of the Bank.
Yes, you will get only one additional attempt in a given cycle for the ONLINE assessments.
Stage 1 : 6 months
Stage 2 : 3 months being Term III
Stage 3 : 3 months being Term IV
*”Successful“ means that Young banker has to clear all the exams/stage/certification by scoring the minimum marks at least, without which, the young banker will not proceed to next stage or join/become a confirmed employee at Axis Bank.
The selection process consists of 2-stages of proctored Online Assessments
Yes, you will be awarded with a Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Service from Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) post *successful completion of this program.
*”Successful “ means that Young banker has to clear all the exams/stage/certification by scoring the minimum marks at least, without which, the young banker will not proceed to next stage or join/become a confirmed employee at Axis Bank.
The final Job offer stands null and void if you do not complete the ABYBP program. The course fee will be non-refundable.
Please note that the course fee is paid towards the ABYB program to MAHE and not to Axis Bank for getting a guaranteed job. Also, note that no refund of the course fees will not be permissible under any circumstances if the candidate decides to leave after enrolment/during any stage of the program/post joining Axis Bank, as notified by MAHE.
To gain a better understanding of the life at campus, you may view the video on the home page.
Yes, you will receive Rs 5,000/- per month during first 6 months of campus engagement period at Bengaluru, Rs 12,000/- per month for the internship period and from OJT onwards, you will receive your salary.
Post successful completion of the program you will be posted as an Assistant Manager in Axis Bank. The role offered will be a Sales role that will constitute of selling banking & financial products to the bank’s existing & new customers.
The annual CTC is Rs 4.42 lakhs. This includes an assumed annual performance-based bonus (Target variable pay) and includes eligibility-based loan benefits, insurance benefits and retirals like PF & Gratuity.