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Upcoming Bank Jobs, Govt Jobs & Exams in 2016 | Full List

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Public sector banks are facing competition from private banks & have already started new branches in rural & semi-urban areas.Also with increasing no. of retirements in senior cadre, govt. banks are made to recruit new people every year.
Do you know? Over 1.5 crore candidates have appeared for bank exams conducted by IBPS during the last 3 years & 50,000 vacancies (approx.) were filled in Indian banks last year.
The following article will help you to easily navigate through
The table has all necessary details about the latest bank exams/ jobs in 2015/ 2016 that you would look for at first sight.

Bank & Other Government Exams

The complete details of a bank examination or recruitment can be had by clicking the name of the bank or organization.

Name & Post Last date to apply Exam Date
ICICI Bank Leadership Programme (Managers Recruitment after Training) February 15, 2016 March/ April
ICICI Bank PO Recruitment (Training + Job) June 30, 2016 July 2016
SSC CGL 2016 Notification for Exams – Numerous jobs in central govt. March 10, 2016 May 2016
SBI Clerk Recruitment -expected in 2016-  
SBI Associate Banks recruitment -expected in 2016-  



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SSC CGL 2016 Notification is Out | No Interviews, Only Exams!!

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If you are aspiring for government jobs in India, the SSC CGL 2016 notification is one thing that you need to know.It shall be your best bet apart from bank jobs to apply for govt jobs.Staff Selection Commission conducts examinations & selects candidates for vacancies in central govt. departments including ministries.Qualifying in these tests shall open up more opportunities for young graduates in government sector.


Similar to IBPS CWE for bank jobs, SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam 2016 notification also does not mention about the no. of vacancies at this stage.


But 15,000+ posts could be on offer as there were 19000 vacancies in 2012, 12500 in 2011 & 8000 in 2010.


Too long for reading?

Directly go to Positions, Eligibility, Selection, Books & Registration


Dates to Note:

Online Applications can be submitted from February 13 - March 10, 2016


Tier I Written Exams to be conducted on May 8 & 22, 2016

Tier II exam to be held on August 13 & 14th.


Positions Available:

The Combined Graduate Level (CGL) Exam is being held by SSC for group B & C cadre posts.The year 2016 shall see the below mentioned govt. departments create vacancies:


Group B:

- Assistants (in Ministry of Railway, External affairs, Intelligence Bureau, Central Vigilance Commission, Central Secretariat Service, Dept of Revenue, Enforcement directorate)

- Inspector (Income tax, Excise dept. & Central bureau of narcotics)

- Sub inspectors at NIA, CBI,

- Divisional accountant at offices under CAG

- Statistical investigator.

- Compiler 


Group C posts comprise of Auditor, Accountant, Upper division clerk, Tax assistant, Compiler etc., with payscale of Rs.5200 – 20200


Eligibility conditions:

The criteria set for appearing in CGL exam are minimal and easily understandable such as:


Statistical investigator: If you wish to apply for this post, there are certain qualification that are needed.They are:

  • Age should not exceed 32 years
  • Degree in any discipline with statistics as one of the subject OR any degree with 60% maths in std.12

Compiler: Must have completed bachelors degree in economics or statistics


All Other Posts:

For all the other positions, there is a common set of conditions which are:

  • Must have completed bachelors degree from a recognized university (pass in degree) as on August 1, 2016
  • Aged between 18 – 27 years

Relaxation in max age for OBC – 3 yrs, SC/ST – 5yrs, PH – 10 years (refer notice for detailed limits)


Assistant Audit Officer: Should have completed a bachelor`s degree

  • those with Chartered Accountant or cost & Management Accountant or Company Secretary or Masters in Commerce or Masters in Business Studies or Masters in Business Administration (Finance) or Masters in Business Economics are desired.

There are 31 posts for which you can apply through CGL scores.So applicants must choose their order of post preferences.Click here to know about job profiles & SSC CGL post preference methods


Selection procedure:

There was a speculation among aspirants whether SSC CGL 2016 exam will be online or offline.


It seems they have not yet taken a decision on this.So the exam shall be conducted offline only on OMR sheet.


SSC CGL Exam Pattern,SSC CGL 2016 Exam Dates,SSC CGL 2016 Exam Pattern


Tier I exam is common for all positions which comprises of four papers,

General intelligence, General awareness, Quantitative aptitude & English comprehension

While the duration of test is 2 hours each section carries maximum 50 marks totaling 200.


Tier II scheduled in August will have 3 papers – Quantitative abilities, English language Statistics (for Statistical Investigator) & General Studies (for Assistant Audit Officer)

Each paper shall carry 200 marks.


Based on the results, candidates would be shortlisted for Skill test / Computer proficiency etc according to their post.


No More Interviews: There will be no interviews for any of these posts.So SSC will directly call individuals for Document Verification, if you get selected in Tier II exams.


SSC CGL 2016 Books

To assist you in preparations, we are listing some of the popular books/guides for ssc cgl 2016 exams that are in stock at online stores.


* SSC CGL Previous Year Solved Papers (upto 2015) – Rs.119 – Buy online


Steps to Pay Fee & Register:

The application fees is Rs.100 (all Women & SC/ST/PH/ExSm applicants are not required to pay) which can be paid through:

  • Online: You may use netbanking/ Debit or Credit card to pay the fees.After payment, proceed immediately to Part II registration directly.
  • At State Bank of India: Those opting for offline fee payment can deposit the fee amount at any SBI branch.The challan would be generated online after completing Part I of the registration process.

The facility to apply online for SSC CGL Exam 2016 is available at ssconline2.gov.in & sscregistration.nic.in


Read more: SSC has removed the notification from their website.It will be published officially on February 13th.


In the meantime, here is an alternative link that we uploaded –> Click here to read


The online applications will be available only from February 13, 2016.

Current Affairs News Update for February 8, 2016

current affairs capsule feb 2016It is February 8, first working day of the week.The day was packed with many events including the most talked news on the decision taken by TRAI to reject differential pricing.Some great advancements were announced in the technological field such as plants that glow like natural light & image of a new galaxy from NASA.Here is the current affairs capsule daily update for February 8, 2016.


National News:

The Union government launched a 24 x 7 Toll free Tourist Infoline in 12 international languages including Hindi and English in New Delhi.The service can be accessed by dialing 1800111363 or on a short code 1363.paradip refinery


Indian Oil Corporation`s Paradip Refinery in Odisha was officially inaugurated by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.It has an annual capacity of 15 million tonnes.


India shall host the 1st ever Global Maritime Summit in April 2016.


Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the permanent campus of National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) in Jatani near Bhubaneswar, Odisha.


The official web portal of the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) was hacked by a suspected Pakistani hacker team on Saturday.


Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) barred telecom companies from implementing differential pricing that involves charging different prices for data traffic.It is seen as a major blow to Facebook & its Free Basics program in India.

International News:

Dmitri Mendeleev, also known as the father of the periodic table was born today February 8, 1834, in Siberia.It is his 182nd birthday.he died at the age of 72.


The UK wind energy industry received a boost with the announcement of the world’s biggest offshore wind farm, to be built off the north-east coast.


China's foreign exchange reserves have dropped by $99.5 billion in January to $3.23 trillion, the lowest since 2012, according to a statement by People’s Bank of China


Sports News:

New Zealand defeated Australia by 55 runs in the final ODI to win the Chappell -Hadlee Trophy.


India took their overall medals tally to 45 on day 2 of the South Asian Games, winning 26 medals.

Real Madrid defeated Granada 2-1 in a hard-fought encounter at La Liga.


Banking & Economy:

sensexIndia’s GDP for the quarter October – December is 7.3%, as per the data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation.


RBI has revealed that 29 state-owned banks have written off a total of Rs 1.14 lakh crore bad debts between 2013-15, in response to an RTI query.


The Market regulator SEBI has increased its total revenue forecast for the current fiscal by around 9% to Rs.536.75 crore over anticipations of higher-than-expected income from fees and investments.


Indian Railways to introduce high speed coaches that could travel at a speed of 200 Kmph.They are manufactured at the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) in Kapurthala.



Sanjay Vijayakumar, Chairman of Startup Village (Kochi) has been nominated as a member of the International Board of Governors to the United States-India Science & Technology Endowment Forum (USISTEF)


Dr. R K Pachauri has been appointed as the Executive Vice Chairman of TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) & Dr. Ajay Mathur shall be the new Director General of TERI.



Nida Fazli, the popular Urdu & Hindi poet passed away in Mumbai following a heart attack. He was 78 years.


Science & Technology:

A US startup has developed glowing plants that provide natural light without electricity.The glowing plant uses DNA from luminous living organisms like fireflies and other bacteria.


Scientists from National University of Singapore (NUS) have successfully converted paper waste into green nontoxic cellulose aerogels, for the first time,


Google's AlphaGo artificial intelligence (AI) is set to play the Chinese board game 'Go' against the world number one Lee Se-dol from South Korea.

new galaxy hubble telescope 

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has captured an image in which two or more galaxies are in the process of merging together to form a single new galaxy.


India will launch a programme aimed at eliminating malaria by 2027, ahead of the World Health Organisation (WHO) target of 2030.

GK & Current Affairs Update for February 7, 2016

Current affairs February 2016,Daily current affairs update,Current Affairs BankExamsIndiaFor any competitive exam, knowing how to prepare for Current Affairs remains one of the most difficult part for all candidates.So we will be publishing daily current affairs based on the important events that happened throughout the day.The news are written in few sentences making it easy for you to understand or take notes for future reference.Here is the current affairs daily update for February 7, 2016


National News

  • International Fleet Review (IFR) concluded in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The event conducted by Indian Navy was held from February 4 – 8, 2016.


    Navies from approximately 52 countries have participated in this year`s review that had the theme ‘United through Oceans’.IFR was previously held in January 2001.


  • Jharkhand's Proposal of setting up a Sanskrit University in the Deoghar District was agreed by thie Central Government.

    Pudhucherry Solar


  • The Sri Aurobindo International Centre for Education(SAICE) ,Puducherry has become India's first fully solar powered educational Institute.


  • IRCTC launched 4 'Bharat Darshan' special train packages from Delhi & Chandigarh that will cover popular destinations in South India and Goa.


  • Due to the increasing number of infectious diseases in the state, Maharashtra government will introduce a bill banning spitting in public places in the upcoming state Legislature Budget Session.


  • According to recent Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, Delhi stood 6th in terms of air pollution in January, with Muzaffarpur (Bihar) & Varanasi topping the list.


    Top International News:

  • North Korea launched a long range rocket to put a satellite into orbit amid allegations that it was actually a missile test.


  • The United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued 6 new postage stamps which for the first time are based on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) theme.


  • France became the World's 1st country to ban supermarkets from wasting or destroying unsold food by forcing them to donate it to charities and food banks.


    New Appointments:

    Vishal Mehta, based in Singapore was today appointed President of the newly formed International Grown Diamond Association (IGDA).He is the CEO of a company that produces lab diamonds.


    Top Sports News:south asian games

  • On the opening day of the 2016 South Asian Games, India won a total of 19 medals-14 gold and 5 silver medals.They claimed 7 medals in Swimming, 5 in Wrestling, 3 in Weighlifting & 4 in Cycling.


  • Pawan Negi became the most expensive Indian Player to be bought at the IPL Auction 2016.He was signed by Delhi Daredevils for 8.5 crores.


  • India defeated Namibia in the ICC Under-19 World Cup quarterfinal, winning by 197 runs.


  • Australia defeated New Zealand by 4 wickets in the second ODI of their tour to level the Series 1-1.


    Science & Technology:

  • A New Weather Forecasting satellite being developed by ISRO is being built at 60% of the actual cost and in one third of the estimated time.


  • British broadcaster BBC for the first time broadcasted a live stream of a 'Six Nations Championship' rugby match between Scotland and England, to the International Space Station (ISS)


    Obituaries:edgar mitchell

    NASA Astronaut Edgar Mitchell died in West Palm Beach, Florida.He who was the 6th man to walk on the Moon.


    The event took place on February 5, 1971.


    Banking & Economy News:

  • Corporation Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Universal Sompo General Insurance Co Ltd for providing accident death coverage to its savings bank account holders under Corp Signature, Corp Super and Corp Saral category.


  • ICICI Academy for Skills shall train around 45,000 candidates in the 2017 fiscal & take the total number of trained youth to over 1 lakh.The academy through its Rural Self Employment Training Institutes (RSETIs) provides training to rural population.


  • Union Health & Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda on 1 February 2016 awarded the certificate of Miniratna status to Hospital Services Consultancy Corporation Ltd (HSCC).It was received by the CMD Gyanesh Pandey at Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi.

  • Who are Eligible to Apply for IBPS Bank Exams In 2016 [Full Details Here]

    Bank Exam 2016 Eligibility,Bank Exams Today,IBPS Banking Exams Eligibility 2016,Who are eligible for ibps bank exams in 2016,Bank Exams Eligibility Conditions 2016Banking jobs have always attracted Indian youth for long.Though job security is the primary reason, relaxations offered in eligibility conditions enable many to turn government employees.Who are eligible to apply for bank jobs in the year 2016 are explained here.


    IBPS Bank Exams is the biggest & the only recruitment test that is held for bank jobs in India.


    While those who were unable to qualify previously are waiting to give their next best shot, fresh graduates are eager to sit for their 1st IBPS bank exams.


    The recently released IBPS bank exam calendar 2016 has made aspirants sit up & take note of the upcoming bank exam dates.


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    4 main banking job exams have been planned for the year 2016-17 as per the notification released by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection.They are:


    Now let us look at the eligibility conditions required to apply for each IBPS exam.


    IBPS RRB Exam (Regional Rural Banks)

    eligibillity conditions for ibps bank exams,who are eligible for bank po 2014 exam,who are eligible for IBPS clerk exam 2014,who are eligible for ibps rrb cwe 2014,eligibility for upcoming bank exams There are 56 regional rural banks in India which are similar to normal public sector banks but are located only in villages & towns.


    Their main purpose is to provide banking services for those in rural areas.


    A common written exam is conducted for recruitment of Office Assistants & Officers in branches of these RRB`s.


    Here are the eligibility conditions for IBPS RRB V 2016 exams.


    Office Assistant
    Officer (scale I)
    Age Min:18 yrs Max: 28 (for assistant) & 30 years (for Officers)
    Education Pass in degree
    Others Knowledge of local language of the state you are applying is necessary.It would be test at the time of Interview.


    The exact date of these tests will be announced later.


    Eligibility for Clerk Jobs in 2016

    The IBPS Clerk (VI) 2016 Exam will be conducted to fill clerk cum cashier jobs in 19 public sector banks across India.


    All those candidates satisfying the below criteria can submit their applications.

    • Agelimit: 20 – 28 years (+5yrs for sc/st, +3yrs for obc, +10yrs for disabled)
    • Education: Should have completed graduation (any degree)
    • Language: Proficiency (able to read /write/ write) in official language of the state that you are applying for, is required.
    • Computer Knowledge: Must have studied computer science/ IT as subject in high school or college.If not, then you NEED to posses atleast a certificate/ diploma in computer operations/ language from an institute.

    From the current year onwards, there wont be interviews for clerk jobs in banks.Instead, there could be a qualifying or physchometric test that is not yet decided.


    The IBPS clerk 2016 (VI) notification could be released in the month October 2016


    Eligibility for PO Jobs in 2016

    To apply for probationary officer (PO) post in 2017-18, one needs to qualify in IBPS PO (VI) 2016 CWE which is to be happen this year.


    The eligibility conditions for IBPS PO exams are,

    • Agelimit for PO: 20 – 30 years (relaxation in max. age is same just like in clerk)
    • You must have passed in degree (any discipline)
    The IBPS PO 2016 (IV) notification announcement can be expected in July 2016


    For Specialist Officers in 2016

    If you are a professional degree holder such as BE/ Btech/ MBA (Finance/Marketing/ HR) CA/ LLB then IBPS SO exam for specialist officer jobs in govt banks will be the right choice.

    The Specialist Officer positions available in PSBs are IT Officer, Agricultural Field Officer, HR Officer, Marketing Officer, Law Officer & Rajbhasha Adhikari.

    As the eligibility condition differs for each post, see the image below for detailed information.


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    The IBPS SO (VI) 2016 notification shall be made during December 2016


    All the above eligibility conditions are set by IBPS & hence can change as per the govt rules prevailing at the time of issuing recruitment notices.


    The IBPS banking exams eligibility explained above should have cleared most of your doubts.To know about latest updates you may also visit the page upcoming bank & govt exams 


    Incase you have any doubts, feel free to ask them through the comments below.

    Results of SIDBI Asst Manager Recruitment Exam Announced!!

    SIDBI Recruitment Exams 2016,SIDBI Online Mock Tests,SIDBI CutoffsThe Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has announced the results of its online examination conducted for recruitment of Assistant Managers in Grade A cadre.A total of 100 vacancies were to be filled through this hiring.The bank doesnt participate in IBPS common recruitment process & hence held its own selection procedure to fill thse officer jobs.


    SIDBI had issued their notification in the month of January 2016 for Recruitment of Officers in Grade ‘A’– General Stream.Of the 100 positions, 27, 15 & 8 posts were reserved for OBC, SC & ST.


    Online Exam Results

    Although the online registration of applications closed only on January 11, 2016, the online written examination was scheduled on Jan 24 itself.


    If you had appeared for it, check for your roll number in the selection list displayed below



    Now in just 2 weeks time, SIDBI has come out with their results for the online test held on the above mentioned date.You can also download the file from their website here


    The SIDBI exam pattern was similar to the older banking exams consisting of both objective & descriptive type of questions for 250 marks.For every wrong answer, they have reduced 0.25 mark.


    What is the Cutoffs

    According to SIDBI, the cutoffs are applied in two stages:

    • On individual tests 
    • On Total Scores

    A candidate who secures the necessary cutoff marks in both are only shortlisted for the Interview stage.Even if they are not able to pass in any one paper too, they are disqualified for the entire test.


    The Assistant Manager cutoffs are not yet declared by the bank.Most probably, it shall be published in a week`s time or after completion of the entire recruitment process.


    About the Interviews

    Shortlisted candidates can get to know their interview date, location & time from the call letters.It should be downloaded SIDBI’s website after its made available online.

    Interviews would be held at five centres viz. Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai & New Delhi.

    While appearing for Interviews, you are required to produce the original & attested copies of the following documents:
    • Call letter printout
    • Online application form print-out
    • ID, Address & Birth date proof
    • Mark sheets & other graduation certificates
    • Caste certificate as per prescribed format
    • Any other documents to prove relaxation benefits such as age, disability etc.,

    A full list of documents to carry for the interview will also be given in the call letter.So remember to read through it.


    Are you selected? Then checkout the Top questions to prepare for Bank Interviews

    Railway Recruitment 2016: Selection Process, Typing & Aptitude Test [Explained]

    Indian Railway Recruitment Selection Stages ProcessThe 18252 vacancies announced as part of Railway Recruitment 2016 were for various positions in Indian Railways.The 19 Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) spread across the nation are responsible for conducting selections which differs for each post – Computer based test, Typing Test & Aptitude Test.We explain the procedure in detail so you can prepare for the RRB exam accordingly.


    All applicants will have applied for these 9 positions in a single application by giving your post preferences or order.


    Railway Recruitment Selection Process


    First, Appear for a Common Test

    All candidates should initially appear for an online computer based test (CBT) at centres you have already chosen.These tests shall be held by individual RRB`s between March to May 2016.

    The CBT will have objective type questions from General Awareness, Arithmetic & General Intelligence and Reasoning sections.You will have to answer them in 90 minutes.

    Remember to checkout our detailed article on RRB Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Topics to read in each section to know on how to prepare.


    RRBs will fix cutoffs for each category & those securing above these total cutoff scores will proceed to the next stage.


    CA, TA, ECRC & Goods Guard

    For Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Enquiry cum Reservation ClerkEnquiry cum Reservation Clerk & Goods Guard – there are no further stages.

    Candidates who have qualified in the online test & scored good marks to feature in the merit list for that post, will be directly invited for document verification process.

    Once the verification is complete, they would be considered for appointment & other joining formalities including medical test.


    Note: Your order of preference, cutoff score, vacancies for that post in the RRB you had applied etc., will detemine your empanelment.


    JAA, Sr. Clerk & Sr. Time Keeper

    If you wish to become Junior Accounts Assistant cum Typist or Senior Clerk cum Typist or Senior Time Keeper, here are the stages that one must cross,

    1st stage common online test (CBT) > Typing Test > Document verification

    After securing the necessary cutoffs fixed for these 3 jobs in CBT, candidates equal to 8 times the number of vacancies will be called to appear for a typing skill test.


    For example, if there are 100 senior clerk vacancies, atleast 800 candidates would be shortlisted for the typing test.


    About Typing Skill Test:

    • Typing Test does not carry any marks BUT participants must qualify in it.
    • Candidates should be able to type 30 words per minute (WPM) in English or 25 WPM in Hindi
    • The words are to be typed only on computer provided at the centre.Typewriters wont be arranged.
    • Spell check facility & other editing tools (if any) would be disabled on the system while typing.
    • Failing in this test will lead to disqualification to join as JAA, Sr.Clerk or Sr Time Keeper.

    A merit list of candidates who qualify in the typing test will be prepared based on their online test (CBT) marks.Only those individuals can appear for document verification.


    ASM & Traffic Assistant

    To get appointed as Assistant Station Master or Traffic Assistant through this RRB NTPC recruitment, clearing these stages is compulsory:

    1st stage online test (CBT) > Aptitude Test > Document verification

    On clearing the prescribed cutoffs for both these 2 posts, candidates must take part in an Aptitude Test.


    The number of candidates to appear for aptitude test will be equal to 8 times the vacancies existing for these positions..


    About Aptitude Test:

    Aptitude Tests are conducted to test a candidate`s attention, concentration, intelligence, perception & strengths which are required for certain job profiles.

    • Marks are to be awarded in this test & hence, scoring good marks inaddition to qualifying is necessary.
    • No negative marks for wrong answers.
    • A weightage of 70% (CBT marks) & 30% (aptitude test marks) will be taken in drawing the merit list for ASM & Traffic assistant jobs.
    • Click here to know about the type of questions that could be asked in such tests.

    Candidates should bring their eye vision certificate from an eye specialist to the aptitude test centre without which they will not be allowed inside the hall.


    Those who feature in the merit list are eligible for document verification stage.


    Medical Test Conditions

    After verification of documents ends, appointment for all jobs will be confirmed on successful completion of medical test by Indian railways administration.

    Since this medical examiniation happens only at the final stage, any rejections here will make you ineligible for all jobs.


    By now, we think all of you would have understood the selection stages involved in RRB railway recruitment.Incase of any doubts, voice it through the comments form.


    >> If you are starting to prepare for exams,see the best books for RRB railway exam

    ICICI Bank Managers Recruitment: Job after Training with 12 Lakhs Annual Salary

    icici-logoDoes ICICI Bank need any special introduction? Being India`s largest private sector bank, it is highly popular among everyone.Now they have announced the ICICI Business Leadership Programme partnering with National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) to offer Post Graduate Certificate in Securities Markets (PGCSM).On completion of training, candidates will be appointed as Manager.


    Many would have heard about the IBPS bank exams that candidates have to write for jobs in 20 govt banks.Similarly, ICICI Bank PO recruitment is also happening in association with Manipal University as a seperate hiring process for freshers.


    What is ICICI Bank & NISM Business Leadership Programme?

    National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) is an institute established by none other than the stock market regulator, SEBI (Securities Exchange Board of India).

    Under this leadership programme, ICICI Bank has partnered with NISM to admit candidates for a 1 year Post Graduate Certificate in Securities Markets (PGCSM) course at the institute. nism-logo

    The program intends to create Treasury dealers, Fund Managers, Analysts, Institutional Sales Professionals & Investment Advisors in the securities markets.


    After training, they can become a Manager in ICICI bank at a payscale of Rs.12.5 lakhs /annum (placement in group companies also possible)

    Dates to Note

    Last date to submit online registrations  - February 15, 2016.

    Test dates & venue details would be intimated later through e-mail/SMS.


    While the selection process are to be held during Feb – April 2016, classes for this programme shall offically start in the months of June/ July 2016. 


    Who are Eligible?

    Since ICICI Bank is a private sector organization, there are no relaxations in age & educational criteria.So the following conditions are applicable for all applicants:

    • Not more than 30 years of age as on 24 June, 2016.
    • 60% marks in std.10 & 12 (should have studied Maths as a subject in std.XII /intermediate level)
    • 55% marks in any Graduation degree

    Experience: Candidate must have atleast 3 years of work experience (including those in engineering, IT, Finance, Economics, Law, Commerce, Statistics /CA etc.,)


    About NISM PG course, Stipend, Salary & Bond

    All participants who get selected after interviews will join the 1 year residential PGCSM course at NISM campus, Mumbai.They will be trained in the field of Capital Markets.


    Some of the salient features of this programme are:

    • Classroom training for 9 months & internship at ICICI bank for 3 months.
    • Stipend of Rs.10,000/ month during training phase & Rs.50,000/ month while interning at bank shall be paid.
    Get appointed in ICICI Bank (Markets,Treasury function) at Manager- I grade on successfully completing the course with an annual salary of Rs.12.5 Lakhs (CTC)


    Course Fees via Loan: To pursue the course, one needs to pay Rs 2.52 lakhs which would be provided by ICICI Bank as subsidized loan at an interest of 2.5% per annum.If you are opting for hostel, the total cost is Rs.2.88 lakhs.


    Repayment/ EMI on this loan shall start only after joining the bank.It means there wont be any recovery during the course period of 1 year.


    To Work for 3 Years: Once a candidate becomes an employee of ICICI Bank after completion of PGCSM course from NISM, he/she has to work with them for a minimum of 3 years.


    Incase you choose to quit within 3 years of joining, here are the things that you need to return:

    • 10 lakhs towards your education & stipend cost
    • The entire loan amount of 2.52 or 2.88 lakhs along with interest @ 15% p.a

    In total, approximately Rs.12.52 or 12.88 lakhs must be paid back to the bank if a person quits the company before ending 3 years of service.


    Process of Selection:

    After scrutiny of applications, candidates will be informed by e-mail or SMS about the dates of test.The selection procedure involves the following stages:

    • Aptitude Test
    • Group discussion
    • Psychometric Profiling
    • Personal Interview

    As the batch is schduled to start in the month of July 2016, online aptitude test could mostly be held in Feb or March 2016.


    For mode details on these, see ICICI Bank aptitude test pattern, question topics & marks


    How Do I Apply?

    Candidates who are interested to apply for ICICI Business Leadership Programme 2016 are required to send their online application directly from their website icicicareers.com

    Category/ caste reservations dont exist in private banks.So there is no fee on registration or exam that has to be paid by anyone inlcuding general & OBC category applicants.

    You just need to satisfy the above eligibility conditions & enter all the necessary details in the online application given at their webpage here (Click on ‘Apply Now’ at the bottom)


    New registrants need to create a new account on their site before registering for this programme.


    So, are you applying for this ICICI Bank Managers Recruitment 2016 for experienced professionals? Incase you have any doubts, do ask using the comment form below..

    ICICI Bank PO Recruitment 2016–2017 | New Batches Announced!!

    icici bank logo,icici recruitment 2015,icici bank po recruitment 2015,icici po recruitment 2015,icici bank 2015 po recruitment,icici bank po training recruitment The most expected ICICI Bank PO Recruitment notification for the year 2016 - 2017 is back again with new batches.ICICI Bank with over 4000 branches nationally is India`s 2nd largest bank.It also has strong presence in 18 other countries & is one of most sought private sector bank to work.


    With candidates appearing for various IBPS bank exams, this ICICI bank PO recruitment programme opens yet another window of opportunity for bank job aspirants.


    About ICICI Bank PO Recruitment 2016-17:

    The probationary officer training programme is an initiative regularly conducted by ICICI bank since 2007.In February 2016, their 33rd batch will join the ICICI Manipal Academy (IMA) at Bangalore.

    Candidates chosen through a well thought process are given training in banking domain, awarded a degree by Manipal university & inducted as employees of ICICI bank.

    The interesting part of this programme is – candidates have an option to complete MBA degree even while working with the bank!


    From When?

    Online registration closes on – June 30, 2016
    The aptitude test is scheduled to be held in July 2016 & Interviews in September 2016

    These applications are to be considered for November 2016 & February 2017 batches.


    Can I Apply?

    There aren't many conditions to apply for this ICICI bank 2016 PO recruitment.Just a few but all are very important.
    • Applicant should be within 25 yrs of age, as on June 30, 2016 
    • Those born before June 30, 1991 cannot register
    • Must have a degree with minimum 55% marks aggregate
    • Fresher graduates also eligible

    If any of your direct family member (father,mother,brother,sister) is an employee of ICICI bank currently, you are not allowed to apply.


    Are you an experienced professional? Then you may apply for ICICI Bank Business Leadership Programme & become a Manager working in securities (stocks) market.



    Based on the given qualifications, applicants shall be shortlisted & intimated about next course of process.Basically the selection procedure involves four stages,

    1) Online aptitude test 2) Psychometric assessment 3) Group discussion 4) Personal Interview

    Checkout ICICI Bank PO Recruitment Exam Pattern for more info on selection process, & question asked.


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    Those who are finally selected will have to attend the training scheduled to begin in the above mentioned months at ICICI Manipal Academy, Bangalore.The highlights of this course are,
    • Everyone entering training stage will be handed a job guarantee letter & enrolled for PG diploma in banking (PGDB) from Manipal university.
    • On completion you shall be appointed as Deputy Manager in ICICI bank drawing a salary of more than 4 lakhs/ year.
    • For undergoing this training, Rs.3.60 lakhs should be paid but this amount can be availed as loan from ICICI bank itself

    Repayment Terms: After joining the bank as deputy manger, the loan EMI (approx. Rs.6000/ month) should be paid for 60 months.It would be automatically be recovered from your salary.


    If a candidate discontinues training or quits the company within 5 years after joining, they must pay the total loan amount of Rs.3,60,000 along with interest to ICICI Bank.


    How to Register:

    Since this is a private organization, there are no category based reservations in age, education & short-listing processes.
    • Applications for the PO recruitment of ICICI bank have to be submitted only through their website www.icicicareers.com
    • There is no application fee to be paid.So you can proceed directly to the online application form available at their website here
    Click on the button where it says “Apply Here’ at the bottom of the page.

    AAI Recruitment 2016 for Junior Executives: Last Date to Apply - Steps to Register are Here

    AAI Recruitment 2016 Online Application,AAI Recruitment 2016 Notification,AAI Recruitment 2016 Step I Step II RegistrationAre you one of those who dreams about a high flying career.Then Airports Authority of India (AAI) Recruitment 2016 for Junior Executives will be the right choice.AAI, being a public sector enterprise offers very good salary along with other perks of being a central govt employee.But inorder to enjoy these benefits, you need to apply online before today – January 30, 2016.


    The AAI Recruitment 2016 notification released in the first week of January month had announced 200 Junior Executive positions.They will be part of Air Traffic Control department.


    Engineering Graduates are Eligible:

    Junior Executives in Airports Authority of India is a technical position.Hence, AAI has set the eligibility conditions allowing the following candidates to apply:

    • 60% in Bsc degree (3 yrs full time) with Physics & Maths OR
    • 60% in Bachelor of Engineering (any discipline) – Final years also eligible

    If you were awarded CGPA marks, it has to be converted into percentage.Candidates will also have to produce the conversion formula issued by their college/university as proof.


    Talking about age conditions, the maximum age for general category is 27 yrs & for OBC it is 30. For SC/ST, it is 32 years.


    Today is the Last Date

    For all those who are scrambling at the last minute –here are the important points about this AAI recruitment.This should help you successfully complete the online application.

    • Last date to complete Step 1 of online registration: January 30, 2016 at 6 PM
    • Last date to deposit fees at SBI branch: February 4
    • Step II of online registration must be completed by 9th February upto 6 PM
    So today is the last date to complete Step 1 of the registration process only.But you can pay the fees & submit Step 2 on or before Feb 9.


    How to Pay Fees & Fill Step 1 & Step II

    The AAI recruitment 2016 registration process involves 2 steps.We have explained about them in detail below:


    Step 1: This is the 1st place to begin.Interested candidates must visit the online application link here & click on ‘Start’ at the bottom of page.


    You will be asked to fill Personal, Qualification & Address Details.After entering all these information, you will receive an email containing the registration number, password & a link to print the bank challan.


    Fee Payment: After 24 hours of step 1 registration, candidates have to pay the fee of Rs.1000 with the challan at any branch of State Bank of India.


    Do not lose the fee receipt issued by the bank as it will contain a transaction/ journal number and transaction date.


    SC/ ST/ All Women applicants are not required to pay fees.They can immediately proceed to Step 2.


    Step 2: All those who had paid fees have to login and verify their payment status, after 48 hrs of depositing the fees with SBI.Normally it gets updated on the next working day itself.

    Once your payment details become visible in the online application, you will be able to upload the passport photo & signature.

    On uploading the candidate would have successfully completed Step II of the AAI junior executive recruitment registration process.


    Do not forget to take a print of the confirmation mail or screen for future verification.


    For more details, checkout our detailed article on AAI Recruitment 2016 eligibility, pay scale & selection process

    Railway Recruitment 2016: Detailed Syllabus & Exam Pattern

    Railway Recruitment 2016 Exam Syllabus,Syllabus of railway exam 2016,Railway Recruitment 2016 Exam PatternWhat is the syllabus of RRB Railway Recruitment 2016 exam – is the biggest question among all the applicants.Although recruitments in Indian railways are a regular affair, not every year they announce 18,000 jobs.With so many vacancies in Asia`s largest public sector enterprise, we know everyone would be very eager to crack the RRB exam.For all such people, we are publishing the detailed syllabus of RRB railways recruitment exam.


    21 RRB`s are participating to recruit for 9 different positions including Assitant Station Master, Commercial Apprentice, Goods Guard etc.You may checkout the railway recruitment 2016 notification for more details.


    Railway Exam 2016 Pattern

    The railway recruitment 2016 exam pattern is very straight forward.All candidates have to appear only for 1 common Computer Based Test (CBT), which is nothing but an online test.


    The written test shall include these papers:

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    For each wrong answer, negative mark of 0.33 would be reduced.You would be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer.


    There are no section-wise cutoffs & candidates have to just secure the necessary cutoff on their total scores only.


    The selection process differs for few jobs announced in this NTPC recruitment.As per it,

    • Online exam (CBT) & Document verification - Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, ECRC & Goods Guard
    • Online exam (CBT), Typing test & Document verification - Junior Accounts Assistant, Senior Cierk, Senior Time Keeper
    • Online exam (CBT), Aptitude test & Document verification – Assistant Station Master & Traffic Assistant.
    You need not appear for any other written exams apart from the common online test that is to be conducted during the months of March – May 2016.


    Syllabus & Topics to Read

    To know what questions could be asked in those papers, one must be clear about the syllabus.


    So here is the much expected RRB recruitment 2016 exam syllabus that will help you to understand the topics to cover.


    General Intelligence & Reasoning: This is the normal reasoning that you would encounter in any competitive exams.Expect 30-35 questions to be asked in this part.

    • Missing number
    • Series (number, symbol, letter)
    • Analogy
    • Formation of words
    • Calendar problems
    • Cube & Dices
    • Direction test
    • Blood relations
    • Classification
    • Statement/ Conclusion
    • Pie charts, Venn diagrams etc.,

    These are the chapters from which questions are frequently asked.It wont contain high level reasoning problems like the ones that you attend in banking exams.


    Arithmetic: It is same as numerical ability covering topics from basic mathematics only.This section also would contain around 25 -30 questions for you to answer.

    • Simplification
    • HCF, LCM, Fractions
    • Percentage
    • Average
    • Partnership, Profit & Loss
    • Number system
    • Mensuration
    • Geometry
    • Distance & Time
    • Time & Work
    • Work & Wages
    • Ratios
    • Square/ Cube roots
    • Simple/ Compound Interest
    • Data Interpretation

    Don’t get worried on the number of lessons. Most of which can be answered by using formulas.So learn the concept & few shortcuts to answer these arithmetic questions in short time.


    General Awareness: There will be 40-45 questions in this section alone, which is nearly 40% of the total paper.Take a look at the topics you need to prepare:

    • Indian History
    • India & State Geography
    • Indian Constitution & Polity
    • Books & Authors
    • Economy & Finance
    • Basic Computers
    • Abbreviations (full form of words)
    • General Science (Physics,Chemistry, Biology)
    • Traditional/ Static GK (longest, shortest, highest, largest, smallest, etc.,)
    • Current Affairs (just a few)

    The GK section can be easiest to score if you can answer questions from the above chapters.So get a good general knowledge book that would touch all the topics given above.


    Need a FREE PDF copy of this syllabus? Fill this form & we will send it to your email


    Books & Guides

    Books for railway recruitment exams are available online too.Here is the list of such books that cover the above syllabus:


    To prepare for each section in detail, buy these individual books:
    If you are looking for complete RRB guides that has all the sections within them,

    Best Books for RRB Railway Recruitment Exam under Rs.200

    Best Books for Railway Recruitment Exam,Indian Railways Recruitment Exam Books, Which book to buy for railways exam 2016The online registrations for 18252 vacancies in Indian railways under non technical category is over.As you may know, this RRB recruitment is one of the largest announced in recent times.At a time when there is huge demand for govt sector jobs, you can expect very high participation for this hiring too.Therefore you must get ready with this list of best books for railway exams to prepare.


    All candidates who had applied for railway recruitment 2016 will be required to appear for an online Computer Based Test (CBT).Although the exact dates are not known, tt is scheduled to happen during the months of March - May, 2016.


    According to the Railway RRB selection process, online CBT is a common test for all 9 positions.It shall have 100 objective type questions from the following sections: General awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence & Reasoning.


    RRB Railway Exam Books

    Since RRB exams are not regularly conducted, you wont be able to find many books for it in local bookstores.Even if they are available, you have to make sure if they are of latest edition or not.


    After searching on the internet, we are here are the list of best books for railways exam 2016. We have personally bought & checked their features before recommending it below.So you can be sure of what it contains.


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    RRB (Non-Technical) Guide: This is the latest edition book from Arihant Publications. It is based on the new exam pattern & will serve as a common guide for all the positions.


    With approx 350 pages, the book covers all the topics under General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence & Reasoning.You also get 2 previous year solved papers using which you can know the distribution of questions.


    Since this is a guide, the chapters are explained with examples followed by practice exercises at the end.


    * English: Click here to buy RRB Exam Guide for Rs.125 (many +ve reviews)

    * HINDI version Click here for same book in HINDI language for Rs.130


    The RRB Exam guide will be a good reference for all those appearing for the first time.If you are preparing for bank exams with other books, the content in here may look basic but that is the level of the question to be asked.


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    As the title suggests, it contains only the questions with solutions and explanations of previous years (2004 - 2012).If you are looking to learn the concepts, buy this book along with the guide given above for maximum benefit.


    In under 204 pages, the solved previous year papers will help you in understanding the CBT pattern.Also you get to know the type of questions asked by respective RRB`s over their past recruitments.


    * English: Click here to buy RRB Exam Guide for Rs.80 (best seller online)

    * HINDI version Click here for same book in HINDI language for Rs.90


    GK & General Science Books:

    These are two important sections in railways non-technical exam as you will questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology along with General Knowledge.


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    The RRB exam guide listed above also covers general science but its not extensive.Since one can expect atleast 10-15 questions from science background, its required to prepare with a seperate book on general science.


    ‘Mega Yearbook 2016’ from Disha publication should be a very good reference material as it provides detailed information on GK, Current affairs & General science.Moreover it is designed mainly for competitive exams like Railways, SSC & UPSC.


    Click here to buy Mega Yearbook 2016 for Rs.150 for General Science/ GK


    So get this yearbook & it will also help you while preparing for other bank exams & central govt recruitments including SSC CGL exams.


    The Manorama Yearbook does’nt cover basics of General science.Hence it wont be of use for the upcoming railway exams.