CAIIB Registration 2021: Indian Institute of Banking and Finance(IIBF) conducts the Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers(CAIIB) examination. JAIIB Certified candidates can apply for the CAIIB exam from 1st December 2021 to 21st December 2021. The main objective of the CAIIB examination is to provide advanced knowledge necessary for better decision-making covering Risk Management, Treasury Management, Credit Management, International Banking, Balance Sheet Management, Economic Analysis, etc to the members of IIBF.

CAIIB Exam 2021

CAIIB exam is one of the premium flagship courses conducted by IIBF across the country biannually i.e. twice a year only for the employees holding JAIIB Certification.  CAIIB exam has been scheduled by the Indian Institute of Banking and Finance from 30th January to 12th February 2022. The CAIIB qualified bankers are benefited from additional increments. 

CAIIB 2021- Exam Summary

Interested candidates can check the miscellaneous information about the Certified Associate of India Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) given in the table below: 

CAIIB 2021- Exam Overview
InstitutionIndian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF)
Exam NameCAIIB Exam 2021
Course TypeFlagship
EligibilityJAIIB Certified
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Online Registration01st to 21st December 2021
Exam ConductedTwice in a year
Qualifying Marks50 out of 100
Official website

CAIIB Exam Dates 2021

IIBF conducts the CAIIB exam twice a year in June and November. This year the CAIIB exam has been postponed due to COVID-19. The Institute announced the new exam dates on 8th October 2021, now the CAIIB 2021 exam will be conducted between 30th January to 12th February 2022. Check the Exam dates and other important dates of the CAIIB 2021 exam given below in the table:

CAIIB 2021- Important Dates
SubjectsExam Date
CAIIB Registration 2021 Begins01st December 2021 (3 pm)
CAIIB 2021 Online registration Last Date21st December 2021
Last Date to pay the application fee21st December 2021
CAIIB Admit Card 2021January 2022
CAIIB- Advanced Bank Management30th January 2022
CAIIB- Bank Financial Management06th February 2022
CAIIB- Rural Banking12th February 2022
CAIIB/CAIIB Elective-Retail Banking12th February 2022
CAIIB/CAIIB Elective-Human Resources Management12th February 2022
CAIIB/CAIIB Elective-Information Technology12th February 2022
CAIIB/CAIIB Elective-Risk Management12th February 2022
CAIIB/CAIIB Elective-Central Banking12th February 2022

CAIIB Registration 2021

IIBF has started accepting the online application form from 01st December 2021 till 21st December 2021. In case of false information filled in the application form, IIBF cancels the  Candidature of the candidate. So candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying for CAIIB 2021. Candidates can apply for CAIIB 2021 exam by the official website of IIBF or the direct link provided below.

Direct link for CAIIB Registration 2021 (Link Active)

How to apply for CAIIB Exam 2021?

Follow the steps given below and complete the application form for CAIIB 2021 Examination.

Step 1: Visit the official website of IIBF @ 

Step 2:  On the home page, click on the ‘Examination/Courses’ option.

Step 3: Click on flagship courses, select CAIIB and click on ‘Apply Online’,

Step 4: Log in using your membership number and password

Step 5: Fill in all the details asked in the registration form

Step 6: Click on preview and crosscheck all the details filled in the CAIIB Application form.

Step 7: Pay the application fee of  CAIIB 2021

Step 8: After successful completion of the registration form take a print of it. 

CAIIB 2021 Application Fee

The application fee will be charged based on the number of attempts. The CAIIB 2021 Application fee given below is GST excluded. Check the fee and apply for CAIIB 2021 exam.

  1. From 01st to 07th December 2021: Normal Examination fees
  2. From 08th to 14th December 2021: Normal Examination fees plus Rs 100/-
  3. From 15th to 21st December 2021: Normal Examination fees plus Rs 200/-
1st AttemptINR 3,000
2nd AttemptINR 1,300
3rd AttemptINR 1,300
4th AttemptINR 1,300

CAIIB 2021 Exam Pattern

The CAIIB exam consists of three papers i.e. Advanced Bank Management, Bank Financial Management, and Elective Paper. The candidates can elect paper from the 11 paper choices given by IIBF. The key points of the CAIIB exam pattern are as follows:

  1. There will be 100 MCQ-type questions asked in each paper.
  2. A maximum duration of 2 hrs will be allotted to complete each paper.
  3. The exam paper will be bilingual i.e. both in English and Hindi Language.
Advanced Bank Management1001002 hours
Bank Financial Management1001002 hours
Elective paper1001002 hours

CAIIB Syllabus 2021 

The  Indian Institute of Banking and Finance issues the syllabus of the CAIIB examination. CAIIB exam consists of 3 papers, of which two are compulsory and one paper is elective. Candidates are advised to select the 3rd paper wisely, check the syllabus of all the elective papers and choose the paper which has a short syllabus and easily understandable topics. The syllabus of all the papers are divided into modules, check the brief of the CAIIB syllabus discussed below: 

CAIIB Exam Syllabus 2021
CAIIB PapersModulesCAIIB Syllabus
Compulsory Papers
Advanced Bank ManagementModule AEconomic Analysis
Module BBusiness Mathematics
Module CHRM in Banks
Module DCredit Management
Banking Financial ManagementModule AInternational Banking
Module BRisk Management
Module CTreasury Management
Module DBalance Sheet Management
CAIIB Elective Papers
Paper 1: Central BankingModule ARationale and Functions of Central Bank
Module BCentral Banking in India
Module CMonetary Policy and Credit Policy
Module DSupervision and Financial Stability
Paper 2: International BankingModule AInternational Banking and Finance
Module BForeign Exchange Business
Module CInternational Trade
Module DDerivatives


Paper 3: Rural Banking

Module ARural India
Module BFinancing Rural Development
Module CPriority Sector Financing and Government Initiatives
Module DProblems and Prospectus in Rural Banking
Paper 4: Financial AdvisingModule AIntroduction to Financial Advising
Module BFinancial Planning
Module CFinancial Investment Products
Module DTaxation
Paper 5: Corporate BankingModule ACorporate Banking and Finance
Module BInvestment Banking
Module CProject and Infrastructure Finance
Paper 6: Retail BankingModule AIntroduction
Module BRetail Products
Module CMarketing/Selling of retail products, MIS and Accounting
Module DOther Issues Related to Retail Banking
Paper 7: Co-operative BankingModule APrinciples and Laws of Co-operative Banking Law and Rules Relating to Co-operative Banks
Module B

Co-operative Banking Operations Deposits, Credits and Investment Management

Technology Risk Management

Paper 8: Human Resource ManagementModule AHuman Resource Management
Module BBuilding an HR Strategy
Module CMotivation, Training and Skill Development
Module DPersonnel Management and Industrial Relations
Paper 9: Information TechnologyModule AIntroduction to Information Technology
Module BSystems and Design
Module CApplications in Banking
Module DSecurity Control and Guidelines
Paper 10: Treasury ManagementModule AAn Overview
Module BTreasury Management
Module CTreasury and International Banking
Module DRisk Management

Paper 11: Risk Management


Module AAn Overview
Module BCredit Risk Management
Module COperational Banking
Module DMarket Risk
Module ERisk Organization and Policy

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CAIIB 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of the CAIIB 2021 exam is as follows:

  1. Candidates must qualify for the JAIIB exam or Part-1 of the Associate Examination.
  2. The candidate should be a member of the IIBF
  3. The membership subscription of the candidate should not be in arrears.

CAIIB 2021 Admit Card 

The IIBF is going to conduct the CAIIB exam from 30th January to 12th February 2022. Candidates can download their CAIIB exam admit card from the official website of IIBF @ IIBF also mail CAIIB exam admit card to all the eligible candidates on their registered email id, 10 days before the examination. Candidates are required to produce a printed copy of the CAIIB admit card along with a Membership identity card or any other original valid photo ID proof. In the absence of an admit card with id proof, candidates will be denied to write the CAIIB exam. 

CAIIB 2021 Result 

CAIIB 2021 result will be announced by IIBF after successful completion of the examination process on its official website @ The candidates can download their mark sheet from the IIBF website by entering their membership number and password. A digitally signed certificate will be sent to candidates by mail after 3 weeks of the result announcement. 

CAIIB 2021: FAQs

Ans. The online registration for CAIIB 2021 is active till 21st December 2021.

Ans. CAIIB Exam will be held from 30th January to 12th February 2022.

Ans. CAIIB 2021 Online Registration has started from 01 December 2021.

Ans. Only the employee with JAIIB Certification are eligible to appear in CAIIB Exam.

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