Corporate Resource Cell (CRC) at Rai University, Ahmedabad had organized a guest lecture on ‘Banking Awareness and Career Prospects in Banking Sector’ for BBA & MBA students by Mr. Nikunj Thakkar, Assistant Manager – Operations from Axis Bank Limited. Mr. Nikunj Thakkar has over four years work experience and his area of expertise includes Retail Banking, Banking Operations, Finance & Accounts, etc. In the beginning of the lecture, Mr. Nikunj threw light on the structure of Indian Banking Sector; he also further discussed RBI Act, Banking Products and Services, KYC Documents, when PAN card is needed? Mode of Bank Account Operations, Fixed Deposit, Anti Money Laundering and KYC, Basics of Cheque, SMS Banking, Internet Banking, ATM Facilities, Cash Management, Currency Note Authentication, etc. The guideline to write a cheque correctly was also explained by him.
One can say, banking sector is one of the fastest growing sectors in the country and this growth has brought many opportunities. Towards the end of the session, various career prospects in the banking sector were highlighted. The lecture was fruitful as students learned the fundamentals of banking that will really be helpful to them to crack an interview of any bank.