Conduct and Discipline
Candidates should be at the examination venue at least 15 minutes before the
commencement of the examination. Candidates will not be permitted to enter the
examination hall after the expiry of 15 minutes from the commencement of the
Candidates should ensure that they sign the Attendance Sheet.
Candidates should not possess and / or use books, notes, periodicals, etc. in
the examination hall at the time of the examination / or use mathematical
tables, slide rules, stencils etc. during the examination. They should hand
them over to the Hall Superintendent before the commencement of the
Candidates appearing for the examination of the Institute are permitted the use
of calculator subject to the following. Calculators must:-
be of pocket size and fully portable.
be silent while in operation.
be battery operated.
not be capable of being programmed by insertion of tapes or otherwise.
not have print out facilities.
be of the type upto 6 functions and 12 digits.
not be capable of retaining/storing data in memory when the calculator is
Mobile phones are strictly prohibited in the examination hall and they can not
be used as calculators
Communication of any sort between candidates or with outsiders is not permitted
and complete silence should be maintained during the examination.
Copying answer/s from other candidate/s or permitting other/s to copy will
attract rules relating to unfair practices in the examination.
No candidates shall impersonate others or allow others to impersonate self at
No candidate shall misbehave/argue with the Examination conducting authorities
at the centre.
If any candidate violates any of the above rules, it will be considered to be an
act of misconduct and he / she will be liable for punishment mentioned herein
Penalties for Misconduct/Unfair Practices
The Institute shall have the right to impose penalties on any candidate for
committing an act of misconduct / unfair practice in respect of any matter
affecting the Institute or at or in respect of any examination conducted by the
Institute or disqualifying any candidate who, they have reason to believe, has
received or given unfair assistance at the examination and
To cancel the result of such candidate of the examination at which he / she may
To exclude him/her from future examinations either permanently or for a
specified number of examinations.
To inform the existing or the prospective employer about the nature of the
To take such other action against him / her as the Institute shall in their
sole discretion deem fit and the decision of the Institute shall be final and
binding on the candidates concerned.
The Institute shall also have a right to cancel the result of any subsequent
examination at which the candidate may have appeared if such examination falls
within the exclusion period in the penalty, as by reason of imposition of such
a penalty of exclusion from the future examinations, the candidates would not
have been eligible to appear at such subsequent examinations.
Collaboration With Manipal Universal Learning
Private Limited (MUL):
For the conduct of Diploma in Banking & Finance Examination, IIBF has entered
into an MoU with MUL under which the MUL will -
Participate in marketing activities for the Diploma in Banking &
Accept and process the Registration for the course and
Application for the examination
Print and despatch of Courseware, program material & syllabus to
Schedule the Examinations and issue Hall Tickets, etc.
Deliver and conduct on-line and off-line examinations
Do computerized evaluation of marks and provide the same to IIBF
for result processing
Provide education support for the program at additional/extra
Attend to candidates' queries with respect to the above
In case of any legal dispute in relation to the examination, the proceedings
shall be instituted in the courts at places where the Institute's officers are
located, viz., Chennai, Kolkata, New Delhi or Mumbai.