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HDFC Bank Trade Finance Program

Imarticus Learning and HDFC Bank have collaborated to create the Trade Finance program which has been designed to harness career opportunities at HDFC Bank. It is the ideal platform for individuals seeking a High-paced career in the fast-growing world of Retail and Corporate Banking, specifically in Trade Finance.
Program Highlights
Program Highlights
Program Highlights

Corporate Banking Career

The HDFC Trade Finance Program is an opportunity to start a career in Trade Operations with HDFC Bank, India’s No. 1 Private Bank. Imarticus will conduct an intensive pre-selection process in conjunction with HDFC Bank. This will comprise an aptitude test followed by a personal interview round. All selected candidates are issued a ‘Conditional Offer Letter’ post which they are trained on Trade Finance Operations for 45 days. Post completion of the training program, the candidate will receive a training stipend of Rs.3,000 to Rs.4,500 per month.

The 45 day rigorous classroom training is augmented through the use of banking simulations, real life case studies, and role play, thus preparing the candidate to handle their job responsibilities more effectively. The curriculum has been designed and taught by experienced industry professionals who have over 10 years of experience in this domain.

Comprehensive Coverage & Certification
HDFC Bank RM Placement

The training progress will be closely monitored by HDFC Bank via regular interactions and assessments. Upon successful completion, the candidate will be placed as a Trade Finance executive with HDFC Bank at a salary of Rs.2.7 – 3.0 lakhs per annum, depending on location, and work experience.

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Careers in Trade Finance
Careers in Trade Finance
Careers in Trade Finance



Niche Domain

Develop in-depth knowledge of Corporate Banking, combined with Compliance and Regulatory frameworks. Deal with high value transactions, and understand how complex, multi-party transactions are executed.


Prestigious Brand

Work for India’s No. 1 Private Bank and winner of multiple awards for Best Bank in India across categories. The bank offers its employees a great work environment, competitive compensation, along with excellent employee benefits.


High Impact Career

Become part of one of the fastest growing sectors in India. Trade Finance is of vital importance to the global economy as the World Trade Organization estimates that 80 to 90% of global trade depends on Trade Finance.


Execution Skills

Work with and learn from highly driven teams in a cutting-edge work environment encompassing complex processes, high-end technology, dynamic markets and products.

Admission Criteria:
Post Graduates, 2011 to 2014

(MBA, MCom. or equivalent, including Chartered Accountants and Cost Accountants)


0–4 years of work experience

50% Minimum in Academics
Less than 28 years of age
Admission Process:

Imarticus follows a rolling admission process comprising an initial assessment followed by a personal interview.

There are two ways to enroll

Physical Enrollment

Walk into either our Bangalore, Mumbai or Chennai centers to receive a personal counseling session, which will be followed by an assessment and an interview.

Online Enrollment

Click below to fill in the online assessment form. You start the process by paying the assessment fees of Rs.500*. Upon payment please call us to receive your assessment link. After clearing the online assessment, you will be invited to interview with us either in person or via telephone.

Upon clearing the assessment and the personal interview, you will then face a final interview with HDFC Bank. You can then register and enroll in the next HDFC Bank Trade Finance program.

Join the exciting world of Corporate Banking

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Placement Statistics




<2 Yrs
Work Experience
MBA Marketing
MBA Finance

99% Total Placed

48% MBA Marketing

20% Graduates

20% MBA Finance

12% Others

60% <2 Yrs Work Experience

Areas Placed

Short term Finance

Bank Guarantees

Bill Discounting

Working Capital Financing

Structured Finance

Export Credit

Letters of Credit

Term Lending

Collection of Documents

Working Capital Financing

Short term Finance

Export Credit

Bank Guarantees

Term Lending

Collection of Documents

Bill Discounting

Letters of Credit

Structured Finance

Learn the Inner Workings of India’s No. 1 Private Bank


  • Pooja-K
    Rashmi Tanpure HDFC BANK

    It was a great experience at Imarticus!

    The program touched upon all the basics required to understand the trade finance industry. The program is well designed and is sufficient for beginners. The trainers have done a great job and I would like to thank Imarticus for that. I love working at HDFC bank.”
  • Pooja-K
    Rutika Ajgaonkar HDFC Bank

    It was a great experience at Imarticus!

    I have been placed in the Guarantees Department. The HDFC Trade Finance program was very useful. The subjects covered in the program were sufficient. The length of the program was not sufficient as still wanted to learn more from my trainer.”


  • Harish_rathod

    Harish Rathod

    HDFC Faculty

    Expertise: Retail Banking

    Harish comes with over 10 years of management experience with ICICI Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank, specializing in Retail Banking Operations. He was Deputy Branch Manager at ICICI Bank as well as Branch Manager at Dhanlakshmi Bank. Harish is a certified by NISM in Depositories. Harish currently leads the Retail Banking trainings across Mumbai, Pune and Jaipur.

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