Applying for Bank Jobs First Time? Read our Tips

The year till now, has seen banking sector create jobs by recruiting PO,Clerks & Specialist Officers for many banks.The results for many exams were released in time & SBI results are expected by this month end.All these factors has created interest among graduates to apply for bank jobs.


Here is a collection of popular tips covering topics like Bank exam preparation, eligibility questions & bank exam books,which were already posted .We hope this would be a Good source of information for all those new candidates looking to write bank exams – be it public or private banks.


Eligibility : * Is 59.9% similar to 60% – calculation of marks 

* What is the age limit for bank jobs in India ?

* Is MBA necessary for Bank Jobs ?


Positions : * What is the role of Probationary Officers

* Who are Specialist Officers

* Salary increase for bank employees

** Upcoming Bank Exams


Preparations : * Bank exam question paper blueprint

* How to prepare for english test 

* Negative marks in bank exams

* How to minimize negative marks ?


Books : Purchase Bank exam books online (pay in cash after delivery)


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Bhawana said...

thanks for the information. In newspapers I have read that DOEACC "O" and "B" level certificateis going to be made compulsory for Bank examinations. is that so? I have done, than also that certification is required? pls reply

Anonymous said...

nopes.....O and B level certificates r not compulsary for Btech/MCA /BE...etc students..

Anonymous said...

well,,thats fine but iam doing my masters in bioinformatics and had basics fo computers and database management as one of the courses in first sem. Even then ,,do i need those computer training certificates?

Anonymous said...

Respected Sir,
It has been a fantastic job done by you for the upcoming graduates by guiding them for bank jobs.

Sir I have completed my MCA and looking forward for a bank job at the same time searching for a Software Job. Could u plz let us know what could be the future growth of a Probationary officer and what could be the CTC package for P.O. Plz do reply many of our friends also have the same doubt..
So kindly help us with ur valuable suggestions.

bank exams in india said...

We have already posted about the role of Probationary Officers in banks.Read them for complete details on their work,promotions,pay etc.,

ran said...

Dear Sir
presently i am working in UAE,planning to return back.Can i apply for any Bank exam from UAE?For Example Dena bank needs the dd should be taken form Dena bank only..

Latest news said...

Ran,you can apply for Bank exam but you must be a citizen of India.Also DD has to be taken only from a Scheduled Commercial Bank(India).Cash payments only have to made in Dena bank

kiran said...

I have appeared 5 PO bank exam and i have never completed written test, my age is 29 and still one year is there for me to try bank exam bcoz last age is 30, i am updating current affair regularly But in exam different questions will be there what to do, So please tell me what to read for current affair, i read news paper daily and also magazines,, So plz guide me

Karthik said...

im Karthik. and im from Hyderabad
i want to prepare for bank probationary officers exams
i've a doubt regarding that..

I was supposed to complete my B.Tech in April 2010
but due to an accident which occurred before the exams i couldn't write the exam
and i will be completing my graduation i.e B.Tech by writing supplementary in November 2010 and till now i have 59% in graduation
and 80% in 10th and 92% in INTERMEDIATE.

so my doubt is ...
Am I eligible to apply for bank exams like SBI and others though there is a delay in my graduation for 6 months.

pls provide me some information so that i can properly plan my career.

will be waiting for ur answer Sir..

Bank Jobs said...

Kartik, To apply for Bank PO Jobs, you must have a degree with 60%.So make sure you get that score.
For clerks, you can apply with intermediate marks itself.
A degree can fetch you more opportunities -so complete it first.

Nishant BOKARO said...

hi Kiran
read Pratiyogita Darpan and Samanya Gyan Darpan line by line also The Hindu and Business Line daily.
I confirm u will qualify after reading this. I qualify with the help of this.

Anitha said...

hi I just have few doubts regarding bank jobs...
I have 3+ years exp in working as a international teller supervisor in Wells Fargo Bank ,United States. And now we moved back to India.

how do I apply for jobs here in India.

I'm BSc Computer Science. My DoB Is 31/01/1979.

Bank Job Questions said...

Anitha, you are 31 now & have BSc degree.The maximum age to apply for officer post in public banks is 30.So you can try for a job in private banks mentioning your exp. at Well Fargo.
But BSc is still a low qualification for getting senior posts in banks.You could try applying for banking oriented BPO/ KPO.
Register with a good job consultancy in your city.They might help you