HDFC Bank
3.4 of 5 401 reviews
www.hdfcbank.com Mumbai, India 5000+ Employees

HDFC Bank Reviews

Updated Apr 05, 2014
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3.4 401 reviews

                             

86% Approve of the CEO

HDFC Bank Managing Director Aditya Puri

Aditya Puri

(269 ratings)

64% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "brand name, it adheres strick policies and guidlines and maintains transparency"
    in 31 reviews
  • "Good Company to work for as this is having good brand name in the market"
    in 16 reviews
Cons:
  • "work life balance is prime & most important for an employee ,which is feel is missing"
    in 25 reviews
  • "No Work life balance in totality"
    in 14 reviews
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Great disciplined organization

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than a year

Prosgood learning and and personal growth

Consno specific cons that can be considered relevant

Advice to Senior Management..

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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very good knowledge management ethics

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HDFC Bank

Prosvery good knowledge management ethics learn new

Consstress and no growth in salary

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Its an learning experience.............

Branch Executive (Current Employee)
Ulhasnagar (India)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 3 years

ProsYou can learn here a lot.....................

ConsTo complete the targets in time for an growth. There is no growth in organisation after working to good too.

Advice to Senior ManagementCan provide better opportunities for an third party products executives too to grow..

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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All work No Play

Investment Advisor (Former Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I worked at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 3 years

Proswork life balance is decent and not disturbing

Consmonotonous as the growth opportunities are restricted

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Skill Development

Deputy Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore (India)

I worked at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood Salary, excellent perks and of-course the foodcard.

ConsToo much politics, opaque appraisal and false promises by national heads.

Advice to Senior ManagementGive a little more thought to performing employees.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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The Company is Worth Working

Deputy Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 3 years

ProsPeople management understand and give ear to the employee

Consthere is no downside working in hdfc bank its a plus plus organization

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Great learning experience

RM Corporate Banking (Former Employee)
Delhi (India)

I worked at HDFC Bank full-time for more than a year

ProsVery good learning place had a great time. Culture is nice. Great ESOPs scheme to award ppl

ConsLow salaries as compared to peers. Should have some great salaries n commissions

Advice to Senior ManagementGive good salaries to increase longevity

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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The Bank makes one the Jack of All trades and gives one a vast sales exposure & experiece opportunity.

Relationship Manager (Current Employee)
Āgra, Uttar Pradesh (India)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 5 years

Pros>Its a very good organization to work with & to learn practical aspects of sales & tough life.
>Remuneration may be good as far as the Supervisor is not self centered personality.
>Bank Policies give enough opportunities to the staff to stay with the bank for longer time.

Cons>Work & Personal Life balance is very poor. Higher ups try to show up that they are creating a professional environment but the middle ups spoil the same, probably because of the multiple & high target design.
>The bank has probably the weakest HR in the industry.
>The bank has a good reimbursement policy but the process of claiming the official expenses is very cumbersome. The middle management somehow cuts down the genuine official expenses of the subordinates for the reasons best know to them.

Advice to Senior Management>The middle management must be compelled to show professionalism in their attitude towards subordinates & punished if found guilty.
>The supervisors must be held responsible if a staff is unable to get the claim of the genuine official expenses.
>Work & Personal Life balance must be promoted.
>Targets should be decided more judiciously so that there should not be undue pressure among the staff.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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HDFC Bank is a place where you can learn a lot and enjoy your work in turn enabling you to gain confidence and perform.

Service Manager (Current Employee)
New Delhi (India)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThe bank is committed to maintain the highest level of ethical standards, professional integrity, corporate governance and regulatory compliance. HDFC Bank’s business philosophy is based on five core values: Operational Excellence, Customer Focus, Product Leadership, People and Sustainability.

ConsDuring last six years i have not been able to find one.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Amazing experience , has helped me develop my skills and expertise

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at HDFC Bank full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThe organization has helped me to develop me as an individual with skills like :
Leadership, Thoroughness of work & efficiency, Business conduct, customer focus & teamwork

ConsThe Bank works 6 days a week

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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