Doha Bank, the leading private sector bank in Qatar, participated in College of the North Atlantic Qatar’s (CNA-Q) annual Education and Career Expo which was held from 19-21 March 2013 at the college’s campus in Doha.
The Expo, an annual event at CNA-Q, welcomes high school students from around Qatar to visit the campus, meet instructors and students and learn about the wide variety of programs on offer. In addition to showcasing the college’s wide range of facilities and curricular programs, the Expo also gives current and future students the opportunity to meet potential employers such as Doha Bank who offer a range of career opportunities in various departments for students from a range of educational streams.
Doha Bank Group CEO, Dr. R. Seetharaman said: “Participating in key career development events such as the CNA-Q Education and Career Expo is an honor and priority for Doha Bank. Young blood and new talent is essential for any multinational bank to meet the demands of continuing growth and expansion. It is an opportunity to meet young minds that will help shape the way we do business in the future and also to reiterate the Bank’s commitment to the community.”
Doha Bank offers graduates numerous development programmes aimed at attracting young talent and developing them into the leaders of tomorrow. The Banking Trainee Programme for example grooms graduates to take on daily responsibilities, inclusive of executive mentorship and active experience in the Bank’s various operational units. This includes classroom training, on the job training and e-learning opportunities which are offered by the Bank’s Human Resources department.
Doha Bank also has opportunities in the pipeline for high school students that are continuing their education. The Qatari Scholarship Program encourages Qatari students to pursue their higher education in Banking and Business Management/Administration, sponsored by Doha Bank. The Duration of the Scholarship is a maximum of 4-5 years for university studies and 2-3 years for diplomas. Majors accepted for the scholarship programme include Information technology, Business Administration, Accounting, Finance & Banking, as well as law, marketing and human resources many other fields related to core functions associated with banking are also considered.