IDRBT announces e-Programmes (e-Learning Channel)

The whole world is going through an unprecedented difficult situation in the wake of Coronavirus outbreak. Despite huge constraints, banks are ensuring business continuity and uninterrupted customer service. Digitisation of the operations is a critical factor that is enabling banks to offer these services without disruptions. Several banks are introducing innovative digital solutions. Innovative solutions need rigorous security testing. In these circumstances, it is imperative to continously upgrade technology skills of bankers. Responding to this need and taking into account the current constraints, IDRBT has introduced an e-Learning Channel for training programmes from the first week of May 2020. These e-Programmes from the Institute envisage to provide the required learning inputs through online teaching, reading material, videos, webinars, assignments, quizzes, online interactions and clarifications, with a view to benefit the banking community with the latest in Banking Technology. Here are the upcoming Webinars / e-Programmes:

Webinar for Board Members of Banks

Webinar Topic Date Time Speaker
Innovation & Fintech 11-09-2020 1130 - 1230 hrs Shri Saurabh Mishra,
Joint Secretary, Dept. of Financial Services, Govt. of India.

There is no fee for this webinar. Apart from nominations by banks, Board Members of banks can self-nominate themselves for this Webinar by providing their credentials (Name of the Board Member; Board Member of (Bank Name); Mobile Number and Email Address). The last date for receipt of nominations is September 11, 2020 (till 10.00 AM). The nominations for this webinar, and queries if any, may please be sent to

International e-Programmes

Name of the International e-Programme Starts Ends Coordinator Nominate by Details
Cyber Security 31-08-2020 04-09-2020 Dr. V. Radha &
Dr. Rajarshi Pal
(Apply before 14-08-2020 to get an early bird discount)


Name of the e-Programme Starts Ends Coordinator Nominate by Details
Awareness on Payment Systems Vision 2021 17-08-2020 20-08-2020 Dr. N. V. Narendra 16-08-2020
Advances in Malware Analysis 17-08-2020 20-08-2020 Dr. B. M. Mehtre 16-08-2020
Fundamentals of Data Centre Management 18-08-2020 21-08-2020 Dr. P. Syam Kumar 17-08-2020
Emerging Cyber Security Practices 18-08-2020 21-08-2020 Dr. Rajarshi Pal 17-08-2020
Proactive Cyber Defence Strategies 24-08-2020 27-08-2020 Dr. Dipanjan Roy 23-08-2020
Fundamentals of Wi-Fi Security 24-08-2020 27-08-2020 Dr. N. P. Dhavale 23-08-2020
Fundamentals of Open Source Technologies 25-08-2020 28-08-2020 Dr. Mridula Verma 24-08-2020
Introduction to Technologies for Doorstep Banking 25-08-2020 28-08-2020 Dr. M. V. N. K. Prasad 24-08-2020
Secure Banking Solutions Amidst and Post COVID-19 01-09-2020 04-09-2020 Dr. Susmita Mandal 31-08-2020
Big Data Analytics for Banks 07-09-2020 10-09-2020 Dr. V. Ravi 06-09-2020
Chatbots for Customer Engagement 08-09-2020 11-09-2020 Dr. Mridula Verma 07-09-2020
Introduction to Authentication Techniques 14-09-2020 17-09-2020 Dr. M. V. N. K. Prasad & Dr. N. P. Dhavale 13-09-2020
Workshop on Registration Authority Operations 15-09-2020 18-09-2020 Dr. N. P. Dhavale 14-09-2020
RBI Guidelines on Cyber Security 15-09-2020 18-09-2020 Dr. Dipanjan Roy 14-09-2020
Secure Coding Practices 21-09-2020 24-09-2020 Dr. V. Radha 20-09-2020
Early Detection of Cyber Attacks – A Proactive Approach 22-09-2020 25-09-2020 Dr. B. M. Mehtre 21-09-2020
Introduction to Virtualization and Cloud Computing 22-09-2020 25-09-2020 Dr. P. Syam Kumar 21-09-2020
Cyber Security for Work from Home 28-09-2020 01-10-2020 Dr. Rajarshi Pal 27-09-2020
Basics of IT Vendor Management 28-09-2020 01-10-2020 Dr. Abhishek Thakur 27-09-2020

Banks may nominate any number of participants to these e-Programmes, which may be accepted on a first-cum-first-served basis. Please note that only a limited number of seats are available in these programmes. Apart from nominations by banks, staff members of banks can self-nominate themselves for these e-Programmes by providing their employee credentials and paying the programme fee by the last date of nomination. The nominations for these e-Programmes, and queries if any, may please be sent to