Bankers Institute of Rural Development (BIRD), Mangaluru, an ISO 9001:2008 certified
Institution is established by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
(NABARD) and is engaged in training and capacity building of the officials of the
Rural Financial Institutions viz., Commercial Banks (CBs), Regional Rural Banks
(RRBs), Cooperative Banks, Government and Non-Government organizations particularly
in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Gujarat and
Tamil Nadu. The Institute organises in-house and on-location training programmes,
besides customised programmes for banks, workshops/seminars and studies of current
interest, etc. During the last 30 years, more than 50000 officers of various client
institutions have benefitted through programmes conducted by the Institute. The
Institute is involved in conducting International Programmes too.
The Institute is located in a newly built campus which is easily accessible from
Mangaluru Airport as well as Mangaluru Railway Station and the Central Bus Station.
The campus has very good ambience suitable for academic pursuits with necessary
infrastructure, learning aids including an excellent library and exclusive computer
lab with internet facility. Participants are provided single occupancy, self-contained
air conditioned hostel rooms.
Details of Joint Director and other Senior Officers/ Faculty Members:-
||Kamakshi S Pai
||GM / Joint Director
||Dr P. Selvaraj
||R Bharat Kumar
||Sreepathy Kalkura S