Indian Institute of Bank Management (IIBM), formerly known as North Eastern Institute of Bank Management, is an autonomous institute, sponsored by Reserve Bank of India, NABARD, State Bank of India, United Bank of India, UCO Bank, Central Bank of India and Allahabad bank. The Deputy Governor, RBI Shri B P Kanungo is the Chairman of the Governing Board of IIBM, Guwahati. Currently, Dr K Ramesha, former Professor & Dean of NIBM is serving as the Director of IIBM.
IIBM as a unit sponsored by banking system for meeting the capacity building needs has been focusing on training, research and consulting in banking and related areas. IIBM has experienced faculty from industry & academia to bring both conceptual & operational dimensions of banking to its training initiatives. Apart from focus on functional areas, IIBM also believes that leadership development at different levels in a financial intermediary in competitive market is of utmost importance. Therefore, at IIBM the focus on leadership development has become sharper now than ever before. The unique feature of IIBM Guwahati has been its ability to draw working executives as resource persons from banks, financial institutions, RBI, NABARD, and Government Departments and so on to enhance the quality of training programs.
In tune with the changing requirements of the fast-changing financial sector, especially the banking sector, IIBM has repositioned itself to meet the capacity building needs of Small Finance Banks and NBFCs. Apart from, custom-made programs for Small Finance Banks/NBFCs, IIBM also offers specially designed programs on credit management with special thrust on MSMEs/Retail Sector for RRBs as well. As National level institute Chaired by the Deputy Governor RBI with Chairman/MD & CEOs of banks on its Board, IIBM believes in sharing & dissemination of knowledge and towards this end, it organizes workshops/seminars on contemporary issues relating to banking sector apart from publishing cases, monographs and newsletters.
IIBM is located at Guwahati, Assam, the gateway to the picturesque north eastern states of India. Situated on the banks of the mighty river Brahmaputra, Guwahati is home to the famous Kamakhya Temple, Eastern Balaji Temple and the Sankardev Kalakhetra.
The institute has its own campus in the Khanapara institutional area of Guwahati and has facilities like the state of the art classrooms, Wi Fi campus, conference rooms, hostel with well-appointed AC rooms and a well-stocked library.