22 Jan : The DOEACC Society and the Indian Institute of Banking and Finance have (IIBF) entered into a MOU for Examination and Certification of ITES – BPO (Banking). The Executive Director, DOEACC Society, New Delhi, Dr. S. Birendra Singh and the Chief Executive Officer, Indian Institute of Banking and Finance, Mumbai, Sh. R. Bhaskaran signed the MOU in the presence of the Secretary, Department of Information Technology Mr. Jainder Singh.
On the occasion, the Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Shri Jainder Singh said that the MOU signifies a concrete step towards fostering closer co-operation between the two organisations from diverse domains such as Banking and Information Technology. He hoped that this cooperation between DOEACC and IIBF will help to advance mutual interests in the rapidly evolving fields of information technology, information services, telecommunications and banking. He expressed confidence that with the concerted efforts from both sides, the MOU will deliver the benefits it promises.
The DOEACC Society is an Autonomous Scientific Society under the administrative control of Department of Information Technology, mandated with carrying out Human Resource development and related activities in the area of Information, Electronics and Communication Technology (IECT) and has been operating various courses in both formal and non-formal sectors through its own Centres / Branches located at 18 places all over the country as well as through accredited institutes in Private and Public Sector. IIBF is a professional body of banks, financial institutions and their employees in India and has been pioneering various banking and finance qualifications, viz., JAIIB, CAIIB, Diploma and Certificates in specialised areas.
With the emergence of India as premier outsourcing destination in the world, the requirement of knowledge based skilled manpower, which is a key factor in today’s ITES-BPO industry, had been on the increase. DOEACC and IIBF have joined hands to collectively meet the challenge and contribute to quality curriculum and learning materials to generate industry ready human resource..