How to prepare for bank Interview questions? Perhaps,this is a regular question asked by candidates after clearing the written tests conducted by banks. Interview sessions are considered tough by many, as it involves speaking out. Here are some commonly asked bank interview questions & methods to answer them.
Although you would be extensively asked about banking terms & definitions, the interviewer will generally start with the following queries.
This article will take you through
|Q: Tell /describe about yourself (you will be asked this 90%) |
A: Don't recite your resume.Tell about your education, experience, projects worked, passion etc.,
Make sure you complete this within 2-3mins so the interviewer doesn't get bored.If you need detailed tips, proceed to read ‘how to answer Tell me about yourself
|Q: Why should we hire you into our organization? |
A : This would be perfect time to tell about your strengths,achievements & assets. Compare your profile with the job role & justify that you will be a best fit for the job.
Answers like ‘This is a best company’ , ‘I want a job in this field’ wont impress the interviewer.If you are an engineering graduate or PG degree holder (MBA/ MCA), prepare a convincing answer since this will be a sure question.
Read our article titled how to answer 'why did you choose banking jobs’
|Q: Where do you see yourself after 5 years ? |
A: This question would be asked to check how clear are you about the career path.
‘After 5 years,I want to be in your seat’ wont work in any case.Think realistically, understand the growth opportunities of that job & put it across to them.These are just few questions that can be asked during an Interview ,but the list is exhaustive.So be prepared to answer any question with confidence.
|When it comes to personal interviews for public banks, it is necessary for you to be thorough in banking, financial & economic terms.There are many books available on the internet to help you prepare for bank job interviews such as. |
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