BIBF plays a vital role in the training and development of human capital in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Our commitment to excellence has strengthened our position as the top provider of quality education across all major business disciplines.
20,000 learners per year
Rated Outstanding by the BQA
Delivered Training in 63 Countries
The Banking Centre at BIBF plays a pivotal role in the development of human capital for the financial services sector in Bahrain and across the wider region. It prides itself by maintaining a well-trained and quality workforce to sustain the growth of the banking and financial services industry in the island.
The Centre for Insurance at BIBF has supplied the regional insurance industry with skilled, qualified human capital for over thirty years.
The Centre for Academic and Executive Education works in partnership with universities and other organisations to bring world class academic and executive education to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The IT Centre aims to become a leading provider for innovative IT Training programs.
Leadership & Management
The Leadership and Management courses are designed to improve competencies by developing the knowledge, skills and attitude of the participants, as well as ensuring a positive learning environment.
The Project Management Centre aims to provide learning opportunities to develop the essential skill of project management for all professions.
Accounting & Finance
The center for Accounting and Finance at BIBF excels in the fields of financial accounting, managerial accounting, internal auditing, financial modelling, performance management, fraud, professional ethics and International financial reporting standards (IFRS) among many other sub specializations. The center is focused on giving state of the art training solutions to its clients to enhance staff skills working in both the financial services sector and all other industry sectors.
The Center for Islamic Finance was established in 1997 to assist in fostering the growth of the Islamic banking community throughout the Middle East and around the world. The learning experiences provided through the Centre focuses on operations, products services and professional qualifications. The Center has the unique distinction of having the oldest Islamic finance professional qualification in the world - the Advance Diploma in Islamic Finance (ADIF), which also is the only such Islamic finance qualification with a progression route into a UK MBA.
Executive Education programmes are designed to address real-world business needs that best help executives – and provide the best return on investment. This is exactly the approach implemented by BIBF: Real World, Real Learning. At the BIBF, we partner with executives and educators to resolve real business issues, build capabilities and prepare for the future.
The BIBF is an accredited Pearson VUE Testing Centre, which is provides a complete range of design and delivery services, from competency matrix design through assessor training, exercise design and the provision of psychometric testing. Research demonstrates that that there is no substitute for objectively observing and systematically measuring how people actually perform “on the ground”. A well-designed Assessment Centre is the most effective tool available for assessing individuals in both individual and group-based environments for selection or development.