Batch Start Date

January 2022


12 Months

Program Fees

Rs. 1,25,000 plus GST


Post Graduate Diploma in General Insurance


Rs. 3.60 lakh plus incentives

About the Program

Manipal Academy of BFSI in association with the Chola Group (through Chola Insurance Academy) offers the Chola General Insurance Program- a Postgraduate Diploma Program.

This program has been designed as an initiative to develop future industry leaders. We help aspirants to gain domain expertise and the required skill set for various roles in the field of General Insurance. This is a prestigious Program being run in association with Manipal Academy of BFSI having state of art facilities on campus, to nurture the best of talents. This program has the highest success ratio on all parameters. The objective of this program is to make young insurance professionals career-ready in 12 months.

The curriculum is meticulously designed by Industry Experts from Chola and Manipal Academy with a view to meet the requirements of the dynamic market and to ensure successful and rewarding career for young aspirants.

The Programme offers “Post Graduate Diploma in General Insurance.”

This is a programme which offers Triple Benefit
1. A Job as Assistant Branch Manager in a leading Brand i.e. Chola
2. A Professional Training encompassing over knowledge, Skill and Attitude which helps through out one’s life for career growth
3. Post Graduate Diploma from most prestigious university, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (called as Manipal University, earlier).

We meticulously prepare the candidates in such a way that, they can develop themselves as Leaders in shortest span of time.


Location Location

PAN India

Educational Criteria Educational Criteria

Must be a Graduate and Must be 25 years or less

Learner Journey

Course Completion

The Candidate successfully completes the 4 months residential training at Manipal Global Academy of BFSI, Bangalore with learning assessments at regular intervals

Internship and OJT Phase

Joins for 2 months Internship at Chola Offices to get familiarized with Company Departments, Processes etc.

Moves to On-The-Job Training Phase for 6 months in select offices of Chola to have first hand understanding and exposure of market and work area.

Candidates to complete required assessments in both the above phases


The candidates are awarded a ‘Post Graduate Diploma in General Insurance’ by Manipal Academy of BFSI on successfully completing 12 months of training in all three phases. Post completion, the candidates join Chola company as ‘Assistant Branch Manager’ or other finalised roles.

Selection Process



Initial screening happens through Psychometric Tests



Suitability of the candidate is finalized based on performance during Interview


Provisional Offer Letter

Finalized candidates are given Provisional Employment Letter by Chola


Batch Joining

Selected candidates on receipt of Provisional Employment Offer can join the next scheduled programme on payment of program fee. They will be communicated on the batch start date.

About Manipal
Academy of BFSI

Manipal Academy of BFSI is India’s leading training solutions provider for the BFSI sector. Founded in 2008, the motto of the institute is to ensure that the BFSI sector’s employees are productive and efficient right from day one of employment. The academy has partnered with over 50 leading national, international, public, and private sector organizations in the BFSI sector. It has trained over 2,00,000+ learners and has also established exceptional benchmarks in enhancing employee productivity by transforming the human capital of banks, insurance companies and financial institutions.