All you need to do is know the name of your bank and branch. Just use the box to enter the bank name and select the branch accordingly. The drop down list will then help you find the correct IFSC Code of your bank branch. You can also get the complete details of all the branch by entering Bank IFSC & MICR Codes.
IFSC Code is one of the most important character codes that an individual should know or preserve in order to facilitate, electronic clearing systems (ECS), NEFT or RTGS. It consists of alpha and numeric characters which is assigned by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and helps to identify every bank branch in the country through this code. This helps in any form of payments electronically.
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You can use the IFSC code to facilitate transfer through the National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT) and Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS). These are mechanisms to transfer money quickly within the same day without the use of cheques.You can first scroll down the list to find the IFSC code of the bank and branch you wish. You can then approach your bank with the IFSC code and the name of the payee to facilitate transfer. Those who are doing an online transfer through the net can use the same mechanism by keying in the IFSC code and the name of the payee.
MICR code is also called the Magnetic Ink Character Recognition, and you can see the same on your cheque leaf.The function of the MICR code is largely to help in the faster processing of cheques and to enable their encashment.Each branch of a bank has a unique MICR code that helps to identify a particular branch no matter where it is located.
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The National Electronic Fund Transfer is also called NEFT. It is a mechanism for transfer of funds online thus eliminating altogether the need for cheques.The transfer of funds through NEFT can be initiated in just a few hours for which your IFSC code is a must. Generally smaller sums are transferred through the NEFT while larger sums are done through the RTGS route.
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Real -Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) like NEFT is also a mechanism to transfer funds online. However, it is much faster and can be done quicker. The amounts involved are much larger than the NEFT. Settlement of amounts can be done rather quickly through the RTGS mechanism.
Read also Get More Information On RTGS .
The Immediate Payment Service as the name suggests is a mechanism to transfer payments instantaneously. In fact, the beneficiary account is credited instantly once the instruction for transfer is made.You could transfer amount within banks as well. At the moment all banks are not offering this service.
Read also How to transfer funds instantly through IMPS .