Individual Membership


AICB offers a suite of qualifications which provide access to the relevant membership designations. The requirements for admission to each membership designation are set out below.

Membership Designation

Upon completion of the relevant qualifications, Individual Members are entitled to use the designated membership titles in the following manner:

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP DESIGNATION
Fellow FCB
Chartered Banker CB
Associate Associate, AICB
Affiliate Affiliate, AICB

*A Chartered Banker who has become a Fellow may use this designation.

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Affiliate

A person shall be eligible for admission to membership as an Affiliate if he:

(a) holds an acceptable qualification for entry to any of the following examinations of the Institute:
• Executive Banker
• Professional Banker
• Chartered Banker
• Certified Credit Executive
• Retail Credit Professional
• Business Credit Professional
• Certified Credit Specialist
• Certification in AML/CFT
• Advanced Certification in AML/CFT
• Certified Professional in AML/CFT
• Certification in Regulatory Compliance
• Bank Risk Management

OR

(b) has passed or been granted exemption from any of the following examinations of the Institute but has not satisfied the conditions for admission to membership as an Associate or Chartered Banker:
• Executive Banker
• Professional Banker
• Chartered Banker
• Certified Credit Executive
• Certification in AML/CFT
• Certification in Regulatory Compliance

Associate

A person shall be eligible for admission to membership as an Associate if he:

(a) has passed any of the following examinations of the Institute and completed at least 3 years of approved practical experience:
• Professional Banker
• Retail Credit Professional/Business Credit Professional
• Corporate Credit Specialist
• Advanced Certification in AML/CFT
• Certified Professional in AML/CFT
• Bank Risk Management
• Certified Credit Professional

Chartered Banker

A person shall be eligible for admission to membership as a Chartered Banker if he:

(a) has passed the Chartered Banker examination and completed at least 10 years of approved practical experience; or
(b) is a qualified member of any Institute of bankers or equivalent bodies prescribed by the Council for this purpose.

Chartered Bankers of the Institute are required to maintain membership with both Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers and Chartered Banker Institute, UK.

Fellow, Chartered Banker

A Chartered Banker may apply for advancement to become a Fellow if he:

(a) has been a Member of the Institute for a continuous period of at least 7 years; and has had a total of at least 15 years of banking experience, of which at least 5 years must be in a senior management capacity; and

(b) has satisfied the Council as to his fitness to become a Fellow which includes:
• providing evidence of practical experience such as testimonials from the employer;
• Providing evidence as to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) which he has undertaken.