Banking Awareness Syllabus

The Banking awareness section is one of the most important sections of the bank exams and also is equally scoring. Discussed below is the Banking awareness syllabus in detail.

Banking in India

  • History of banking in India
  • Banking and Financial Reforms in India
  • Establishment years of Financial Institutions in India
  • Functions of banks
  • Types of accounts
  • Types of loans
  • Types of mortgages
  • Types of NRI Bank Accounts
  • Various Types of Cheques
  • Types of Bank Cards
  • ATM Card and Debit Card
  • What is Bill of Exchange
  • Fund transfer services
  • NPA
  • RBI Act, 1934
  • Fast Facts on Reserve Bank of India
  • Monetary Policy of Reserve Bank Of India
  • Credit Control Methods of RBI
  • Issuance of Currency in India
  • Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited (BRBNMPL)
  • Clean Note Policy of RBI

Indian & International Financial System

  • Overview of Indian Financial System
  • Structure of Banking Industry in India
  • Types and Functions of Retail Banking
  • Banking and Financial Committees in India
  • Different Types of Banking
  • Financial Markets in India
  • Money and Capital Market Instruments
  • Interest rate swaps
  • Bancassurance
  • Amendments in Small savings and PPDF scheme
  • Mutual Funds
  • Green Bond
  • Exchange Rates
  • What is National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF)
  • International Financial Organizations: Headquarters & Functions
  • LIBOR and MIBOR
  • SWIFT Codes for All Banks
  • International Development Association (IDA)
  • Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

E-Banking and Payment Banks

  • Electronic Banking in India
  • Aadhaar Pay
  • Role of Immediate Payment Services in Banking
  • Airtel Payment Bank And Its Effect On Market
  • Bharat Bill Payment System
  • Prepaid Payment Instruments
  • Prepaid Wallet Instruments
  • BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money)
  • India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) as an effective vehicle of Financial Inclusion
  • Unified Payment Interface
  • Airtel Payment Bank

Banking and Financial Organizations

  • Public Sector Banks
  • Central Bank - The Reserve Bank of India
  • Nationalized Banks
  • Public Sector Banks
  • Private Banks
  • Commercial Banks
  • Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd. (ECGC)
  • Exim Bank of India
  • Payment Bank
  • Co-operative Banks
  • Regional Rural Banks
  • Small Finance Banks
  • NABARD
  • SEBI
  • EXIM Bank
  • MUDRA Bank
  • Insurance Companies
  • Non Banking Financial Company

Apart from the above mentioned topics there are various Bank Acts, organizations& their headquarters, banking terminology, financial organizations, functions and roles and responsibilities of each Banking Organization.