How to become a member

For most, membership comes through study with us or one of our learning partners. Our programmes include modern apprenticeships, specialist banking certificates, the flagship Chartered Banker Diploma and a growing range of degree programmes offered with leading universities. We also offer approved qualifications for those in regulated advice roles. 

Visit our range of qualifications

We also welcome experienced bankers who may have qualified through other bodies in the UK and overseas. 


Membership of the Chartered Banker Institute forms a solid base for a successful career in banking and financial services. We provide our members with trusted and exceptional opportunities for networking, progression and professional development.