Course Details


Agricultural and Farm Sector Financing

  • Title : Agricultural and Farm Sector Financing
  • Course TYPE : Training Workshop
  • Course No : TW18/2021
  • Duration : 02
  • Frequency : 01
  • Time : Wednesday 24th of February 2021 - Thursday 25th of February 2021
  • Nature: Online
  • Target Group : Senior Principal Officer or Equivalent Officer and above
  • Methods : Lecture, Group Discussion, Case Study, Panel Discussion and Formulation of Recommendation
  • Resource Person: BIBM Faculty and Professionals from Financial and other Institutions
  • Coordination Team :
    1 . Kaniz Rabbi
    2 . Abdul Qayum Mohammad Kibriya
  • Objectives:

    a. To understand the overall economic and agrarian environment and to develop agriculture and Farm sector Financing.

    b. To build up practical skills in financing agriculture and its value chain creation, structuring commodity market and its link with the global market.

    c. To develop strategies for introducing innovative financing tools in the agricultural sector and commodity market.

  • Contents:

    a. The Agricultural and Farm sector financial market of Bangladesh- The concept and need for Agricultural and Farm sector financing- Role of Banks in Agriculture Sector Financing.

    b. Regulatory Policies for Agricultural and Farm sector financing.

    c. Nature, Approaches, Types, Importance and Risks of Agricultural and Farm sector financing.

    d. Scope of Financing High-Value Agriculture, Value Chain, Developing Commodity Market and Risks Thereof.

    e. Innovative financing techniques for Agricultural and Farm sector Projects: Credit Linkages, Cluster financing, and E-finance.

    f. Developing Strategies and Possible Way Out for Overcoming the Challenges in Agriculture and Farm sector financing.

1. BIBM member banks can access 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. The 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 the Training Course / Training Workshop. No participant under the target group/level is allowed to participate in any Training Course / Training Workshop.

2.  All member banks are required to pay Tk.1000 per day per participant including holidays (if any) as a course fee. All charges are excluding VAT and Tax.

3. The pay order/bank draft drawn in favor of ‘Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management” has to be sent at least seven (07) days prior to the commencement of the Training Course / Training Workshop.

4. BIBM will send Meeting ID to the nominated participants (through email) to join the zoom meeting app-based interactive session. Moreover, the course Coordination Team and BIBM Training Wing will regularly communicate with the nominated participants for further updates.

5. The Training for each day will be as follows:

1st Session: 11.00 am – 12.00 pm      

2nd Session 12.05 pm – 13.05 pm

Lunch & Prayer Break: 13.05 pm – 14.05 pm

3rd Session 14.05 pm – 15.05 pm

4th Session 15.10 pm – 16.10 pm