Subject Structure & Fees

* Subject Structure of the IABF & DABF
Intermediate in Applied Banking & Finance (IABF)
Compulsory Subjects Optional Subjects (Two to be Passed)
Survey of Financial System Principles of Economics
Commercial Banking Non-Banking Financial Institutions
Business Accounting Financial Clients Management
Introduction to Banking and Financial Law Business Mathematics and Statistics
Diploma in Applied Banking & Finance (DABF)
Compulsory Subjects Optional Subjects (Three to be Passed)
Economics of Money and Monetary Policy Financial Institutions Management
Financial Management Financial Markets Operations
International Trade and Finance Investment Banking
Credit Management Development Finance
  Central Banking
Skills & Competencies Development
Completion of IABF & DABF will develop the skills and competencies of professionals in the following areas:
  • Conduct of Business
  • Management of Institutions
  • Policy / Regulatory Environment in Banking & Finance
The subjects in the IABF & DABF are expected to provide standard theoretical & and practical knowledge to improve above skills and competencies that can be effectively utilize in the Job.
Examination Fee (Per Subject) Due Date Late
  IABF / CBF – Sri Lankan LKR 2500.00 LKR 2750.00
  IABF / CBF – Foreign USD 50.00 USD 55.00
  DABF / DBF – Sri Lankan LKR 3000.00 LKR 3300.00
  DABF / DBF – Foreign USD 75.00 USD 83.00
Payment Of Fees
Payments could be made to the specific bank Accounts given below and submit the duly completed application and along with the paying-slip and bank counterfoil to reach the Director Examinations, IBSL at No. 5, Mile Post AV, Colombo 03.
On line applications also could be submitted along with the on line payment.

Bank Accounts for Payments

* Payments for Member Enrollment, Subscription and Examination Fees
Bank Branch Account No.
Bank of Ceylon City Office 0000352265
People's Bank Liberty Plaza Branch 309 1001 82536729
Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC Kollupitiya Branch 01-1003585-01
Hatton National Bank PLC Kollupitiya Branch 115010134095
Sampath Bank PLC Head Office 002960003767
National Savings Bank Head Office 1-0912-01-0097-8