Bankers Institute of Rural Development Mangaluru
BIRD, an ISO 9001:2015 organisation was established in November 1984 by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) for meeting the capacity building needs of the client institutions like Commercial Banks, RRBs and Cooporative Banks, so as to make them financially strong, managerially efficient and organizationally vibrant on a sustainable basis for deepening rural credit.
It is located in a sprawling independent campus, facilitating academic pursuits in an ideal, serene and verdant atmosphere. Participants are provided with single room air conditioned accommodation. The campus has State of the Art class rooms, Library, Computer lab, gymnasium and Multi cuisine catering facility.
The Faculty Members are professional trainers and have domain knowledge in all topics relating to agriculture, rural development, rural psychology and rural financing with vast field experience.
‘To emerge as Centre of Excellence for Capacity building in the areas of Agriculture and Rural Development and the matters connected thereto’.
‘Capacity building of the Human Resources of Rural Financial Institutions and other organizations involved in Agriculture and Rural Development by providing relevant need based Quality Training and Development Interventions