Course Details

Financing Agro-based Business

  • Title : Financing Agro-based Business
  • Course TYPE : Training Course
  • Course No : TC34/2019
  • Duration : 05 working days working days
  • Frequency : 01
  • Time : Sunday 1st of September 2019 - Thursday 5th of September 2019
  • Nature: Residential
  • Target Group : Senior Officer or Equivalent Officer and Above
  • Methods : Lecture, Group Discussion and Case Study
  • Resource Person: BIBM Faculty and Professionals from Financial and Other Institutions
  • Coordination Team :
    1 Sk. Nazibul Islam
    2 Md. Ruhul Amin
  • Objectives:

    a.     To develop skills of participants needed for effective dealing with customers involved in agro-based business.
    b.     To enable the participants to understand the overall economic and agrarian environment and the role of credit to promote agri-business in Bangladesh.
    c.     To promote skills of the participants for appraising agro-based business proposals for financing, understanding operational procedures and managing them effectively.

  • Contents:

    a.    Concept and Types of Agro-based Business - Role of Agro-based Business in the Economic Development of Bangladesh and Policy Environment for Financing Agro-based Business.
    b.     Identification and Formulation of Agro-based Business Proposals-Selection of Right Borrowers, Techniques of Auditing Borrowers Psychology and Development of Entrepreneurs.
    c.     Appraisal of Agro Projects- Managerial and Organizational Aspects, Marketing, Technical and Financial Aspects of Agro-based Business, Cash Flow Forecast, Discounted Cash Flow Techniques, Economic Analysis of Agro-based Projects, Risk and Sensitivity Analysis.
    d.     Program and Approach to Finance Agro-based Business Experiences of SOBs, PCBs, SBs and Others.
    e.     Sanctioning Process of Agro-based Credits, Repayment Schedule, Different Methods of Charge Creation, Documentation and Disbursement Procedures, Monitoring and Follow-up of Agro-based Credit.
    f.     Identification of Non-performing Loans, Recovery of Agro-based Loan, Legal Process in the Context of Loan Recovery.
    g.     Financing Farm and Off-farm Related Agro-business, Agro-clinics and Hi-Tech Value Agro-business.
    h.     Innovative Financing, Value Chain Based Agro-business, Gender Focus and its Implication in Bangladesh.

BIBM member banks can access to the online nomination form before forty (40) days of the commencement of programs. BIBM member banks can nominate a maximum number of three (03) participants for a Training Course / Training Workshop. Maximum number of participants in each Training Course / Training Workshop is 40. However, if the number of total nominees exceeds the maximum number, a final list of 40 participants will be prepared by the BIBM authority which will be available online five (05) days prior to the commencement of the Training Course / Training Workshop. Information in regard to rejection of any nomination will be communicated to the concerned bank at least three (03) days before the commencement of Training Course / Training Workshop. No participant under the target group/level is allowed for participation in any Training Course / Training Workshop.

All BIBM Training Courses / Training Workshops are residential. Thus, all member banks (except Bangladesh Bank) are required to pay Tk.1500 per day per participant including holiday (if any) as food and hostel charges. For Bangladesh Bank, Tk. 500 per day per participant including holiday (if any) as food and hostel charges. All charges are excluding VAT and Tax.

The pay order / bank draft drawn in favor of BIBM is to be sent at least seven (07) days prior to the commencement of the Training Course / Training Workshop.

Members of the Institute

  • Bangladesh Bank
  • Sonali Bank Limited
  • Janata Bank Limited
  • Agrani Bank Limited
  • Rupali Bank Limited
  • Pubali Bank Limited
  • Uttara Bank Limited
  • Bangladesh Krishi Bank
  • Bangladesh Development Bank Limited
  • AB Bank Limited
  • National Bank Limited
  • Eastern Bank Limited
  • United Commercial Bank Limited
  • Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited
  • IFIC Bank Limited
  • Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Dutch-Bangla Bank Limited
  • Mercantile Bank Limited
  • ONE Bank Limited
  • Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited
  • National Credit and Commerce Bank Limited
  • Trust Bank Limited
  • Southeast Bank Limited
  • Social Islami Bank Limited
  • The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
  • Standard Bank Limited
  • Export Import Bank of Bangladesh Limited
  • Mutual Trust Bank Limited
  • BASIC Bank Limited
  • Jamuna Bank Limited
  • Bank Asia Limited
  • First Security Islami Bank Limited
  • The City Bank Limited
  • Prime Bank Limited
  • Dhaka Bank Limited
  • Investment Corporation of Bangladesh
  • Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited
  • BRAC Bank Limited
  • The Premier Bank Limited
  • Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited
  • State Bank of India
  • Habib Bank Limited
  • Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC
  • Bank Alfalah Limited
  • Citibank, N.A.
  • National Bank of Pakistan
  • South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce  Bank Limited
  • Meghna Bank Limited
  • Woori Bank
  • NRB Commercial Bank Limited
  • Union Bank Limited
  • The Farmers Bank Limited
  • NRB Bank Limited
  • Shimanto Bank Limited
  • Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation
  • Non Member NBFI