About Membership of The Institute of Banking




Be Professional






Be Competent






Be Connected




Gain internationally recognised qualifications awarded by University College Dublin (UCD), helping you sustain employability and flexibility in the context of changing needs in the financial services industry.

LIFELONG LEARNING blue_small_0.png
Undertake lifelong learning to maintain and enhance your knowledge and competence, giving you and your employer confidence in your abilities.

PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY  orange_small_0.png
Be part of Ireland’s largest professional membership organisation.


Hold internationally recognised designations which are widely acknowledged as indicators of competence by employers, regulators and customers, helping you gain their confidence and trust.

CAREER SUPPORT blue_small_0.png
Access valuable career supports to help you consider your career objectives, develop a career strategy and prepare to take advantage of opportunities in an evolving industry.

EVENTS   orange_small_0.png
Meet knowledgeable speakers, educators and industry experts from whom you can learn and develop. Engage with other members to share experiences, exchange knowledge and learn new skills.

PROFESSIONAL STATUS  white_small_0.png
Manage your professional profile and enhance your personal brand leading to recognition in the industry.

Commit to upholding best standards of integrity, professionalism, propriety, objectivity and fairness.

CONNECTIONS  orange_small_0.png
Avail of networking opportunities to build professional relationships and lifelong friendships.


quote white.png quote white.png Professional is not a label you give yourself – it’s a description you hope others will apply to you”.


David Maister
Author and retired Professor, Harvard Business School



quote blue.png quote blue.png Learn continually – there is always ‘one more thing’ to learn!”



Steve Jobs
Co-founder, Chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc.


quote orange.png quote orange.png I feel really grateful to the people who encouraged me and helped me develop. Nobody can succeed on their own”.


Sheryl Sandberg
Chief Operating Officer, Facebook