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More than 3 lakh PO & clerk jobs in banking sector are to be filled within the next three years say industry experts.This is very much possible due to large no. of retirements & opening of branches in rural areas.
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RBI Recruitment 2014 – 500 Assistant Jobs Aug 6, 2014
IBPS PO Exam 2014 – for officer jobs in Indian banks Aug 11, 2014

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SBI Clerk Exam 2014 – Full details of test pattern,books & tips to prepare

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India 2014 [Review] – Best book for GK/ General awareness from Govt. of India

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IBPS PO Exam 2014 – Don't know if you are eligible? | Read This

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It won’t be practically possible to answer your every doubt via email.Hence we have compiled some of the most commonly raised questions related to the IBPS bank exam registrations.


To help you read easier the article is divided into following topics:

Eligibility doubts | Exam & book doubts | Application & Fee doubts


About Eligibility:

What are the age limit conditions for PO post?

Minimum: 20 years &  Maximum: 30 years.Applicants must have attained this age as on July 7, 2014.

  • In short, you must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1984 & not later than 01.07.1994

The maximum age is relaxed for the below categories:

SC/ST/Ex Service – 35 yrs | OBC (non-creamy) – 33 yrs | Disabled – 40 yrs


Is 50% or 60% required in degree?

Absolutely No.If you have passed in degree, you are eligible to apply for this PO common exam 2014.


Can B.E. or B.Tech degree holders apply?



I had scored 45% in UG & 70% in PG.Am I eligible?

As said earlier, your percentage in UG/ PG is not important.You can proceed to fill the application form if you had passed in UG.


I am working in an IT company.Will I get any age relaxation?

Although employees of IT company are eligible to apply for banking exams, no separate concessions are provided for registering.


Can final year/ semester students apply?I am waiting for marksheets/ degree certificate etc.,?

Those in final semester can apply but make sure the results are declared on or before 11.08.2014.

If you haven’t received the degree certificate, some valid document duly signed by the appropriate authority from the college/ university should be submitted at the time of interview.


Can correspondence graduates apply for this PO CWE 2014?

IBPS has not placed any restrictions on the mode of study.So distance education/ part-time/ correspondence students are also eligible for this recruitment.


Can I fill the application form with CGPA/ OGPA grades?

No.Candidates should indicate their marks only in percentage.Contact your college on the methodology to follow for converting CGPA to percentile & get a certificate attested by the concerned official for the same.


Can a honors graduate mention only their hons. marks?

Honors degree passouts should add their normal papers too to arrive at final score.


About the Exam

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Call letters have to be downloaded from IBPS website directly after October 1st.


IBPS PO 2014 results – When would it be announced?

In the month of November 2014.


Suggest some books to prepare for IBPS PO 2014 common exam

It is always best to purchase 2 books:

1) A guide to explain about the concepts

2) Previous year solved papers & model sets for practice.

Here are such materials

* IBPS PO/ MT guide – Rs.310 – Buy online

* PO Solved papers & 20 Model Sets – Rs.275 – Buy online 


When are the common interviews scheduled to happen?

January 2015


About Registrations:

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If a candidates opts to pay the registration fee through offline mode, he/she can make the payment from the 2nd working day after submitting the application form & within 3 working days.


Fees have to be deposited only at branches of any of the these banks: Bank of Baroda, Bank of  India, Bank of Maharashtra, Central Bank of  India, Indian Overseas Bank, Punjab National Bank, United Bank of India. 


What to do incase i don't pay the fees within 3 days?

Registrations without successful fee payment would be considered as invalid.So apply again & pay the fees within the given time.


I have submitted my application but made a mistake in my name.How to change it?

Once you have submitted the application form, it’s not possible to modify any details.So make sure to enter all the information correctly the first time itself.


What will happen if I register the application more than once?

You are not allowed to submit 2 or more applications.In case of multiple submissions,only the last valid application will be considered.

IBPS PO Exam 2014 in October | 20000 Bank Jobs Expected!!

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IBPS had been entrusted with the task of conducting, evaluating & publishing results for an all India common test to facilitate filling of bank jobs.


Candidates clearing the test would be called for common interviews following which they have to register their order of preference among the participating 22 public sector banks or any other financial institution.


Checkout Eligibility conditions | Exam Books & Selection | Fee payments


Dates to Note:

Online registrations shall start from July 22 to August 11, 2014

PO /MT Written exam in the month of October 2014


Common Interviews scheduled in January 2015

Final allotments to be completed by April 2015


Am I Eligible to Register? 

If you wish to apply for IBPS bank PO exams 2014 here are the latest conditions:

  • Agelimit: 20 – 30 yrs (+3 yrs for OBC,+5 yrs for SC/ST) as on July 1, 2014
  • Should posses a degree from a recognized university as on Aug 11, 2014 (no specific percentages needed)
  • Proficiency in computer operations is desirable but not compulsory to hold certificate.

Bank job aspirants would feel relaxed since the criteria mentioned earlier have been withdrawn.But this is expected to create more competition & higher cutoffs.


Selection Process:

The IBPS CWE 2014 for PO jobs will be conducted online in the month of October.

  • It shall contains objective type questions for a total of 200 marks across 5 sections – Reasoning, English language, Quantitative aptitude, General awareness & Computer knowledge.
  • It is required for candidates to secure minimum qualifying mark in each section & overall. These cutoff scores are to be decided by IBPS depending on the performance of all applicants.
  • For every wrong answer, negative mark of 0.25 would also be reduced.

Books to prepare for IBPS Bank PO exams are now available online.Here are some top rated guides from renowned publishers that you can purchase & pay in cash on delivery.


* IBPS PO/ MT Common Exam Guide – Rs.310 – Buy online

* Bank PO previous year solved papers – Rs.260 – Buy online


Exam qualifiers proceed to common interviews following which combined scores are released for allotment preference submissions.


Fee Registrations:

The application fees are fixed at Rs.100 (SC/ST) or Rs.600 (others) with the option of paying it through,

Online: (from Jul 22 – Aug 11): Visit ibps.in & click on the online application to fill the necessary details.After submitting the form, you would be directed to the online fee payment gateway.

    • Pay the appropriate fee amount using netbanking/credit or debit cards
    • After the transaction is complete, print the generated e-receipt
    • If application submission is successful, a registration number & password would be shown that has to be noted.

Offline: (from Jul 24 – Aug 14): Logon to ibps.in & visit IBPS common exam webpage to fill the online application.Enter the asked details & submit.

  • On submitting the application, note the generated Reg.no & password (also will be sent to your Email/ SMS)
  • Take a print of the challan that shall be generated after the above step.
  • From the 2nd day after registration deposit the fees at any branch of BOB, BOI, Bank of Maharashtra, PNB, IOB, United bank of India or Central Bank of India using the printed challan
  • As a confirmation of paying fees, you will receive Email/SMS after 2 days.

The facility to print the filled-in application form would be enabled after 3 days of fee payment.


Read it here

The complete IBPS PO exam 2014 notification for bank jobs in India can be downloaded from their website here (.pdf) & the online application link is available here

RBI Recruitment 2014 Announced for 500 Assistant Posts!!

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Above all, it is from here the coins & currencies are issued.The head office of Reserve bank of India is at Mumbai.


In March 2012 a similar RBI recruitment was announced to fill 1000 assistant vacancies.The RBI assistant recruitment had 525 openings.


See Who are eligible | Exam details & Books | No. of posts | Registrations


Events Date:

Online registration of applications from July 16 to August 6, 2014

Written exam in the 4th week of September (in batches) 



Inorder to apply for Reserve Bank of India Assistant Jobs Recruitment, one must satisfy the following conditions,

  • Aged between 18 – 28 yrs as on 1.07.2014 (category relaxation applies)
  • Should have min. 50% marks in degree (UG) aggregate (only for gen/obc) as on August 8, 2014
    • Final year/sem students & those waiting results are NOT eligible
  • To posses knowledge of computer operations (MS-Office, Word etc)
  • IBPS common exam scores are not required

Language proficiency (read/ write & speak) related to the state you apply is required.


Selection Process:

The RBI assistants recruitment exam 2014 shall be an Online test comprising of objective type (computer based) questions for 200 marks in the following sections:

i) Reasoning (ii) English (iii) Numerical Ability (iv) General awareness &
(v) Computer Knowledge

It is necessary to qualify & secure minimum marks in each test to qualify for personal Interview stage.There will be negative marks for each wrong answer wherein 0.25 marks would be deducted.


RBI Assistant Exam Books:

Reserve Bank of India has scheduled the assistants recruitment online exam for the 4th week of September.With just a month left, its best to start early & prepare for the RBI assistants exam 2014 through books and guides.


* RBI assistants recruitment exam guide – Rs.172 – Buy Online


Have you applied? Then checkout How to prepare for RBI assistants exam (solved papers & topics to cover) 


Based on the no. of vacancies in each zone only those ranking at the top shall be shortlisted for it.For final selection the marks in written test & interview would be considered.


Vacancies & Payscale:

Assistant – 506 posts – approx. salary of Rs.22,732


Registration & Fee Details:

The application fee of Rs.450 (Gen/OBC) & Rs.50 (SC/ST) can be paid through online or offline means.There is no fee for SC/ST/PWD/ExSm/Staff candidates.


Applicants are to specify their individual/ father/ husband names correctly with proper spelling as it appears on marksheets.Any differences may lead to disqualification of candidates from taking part in this RBI recruitment 2014.


Online: Fill the online application & choose ‘online payment’ option to transfer money immediately using Debit/ Credit/ ATM cards or Netbanking.
  • After successful transfer, a registration no. & password would be generated which you`ll have to take note.
  • If the amount was deducted but application did`nt go through due to some error, re-apply again.The transferred amount shall be refunded back to your account in due course.

Offline: Applicants opting to pay fees in cash can do so by visiting any branch of these banks - Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Central Bank of India, Indian Overseas Bank, Punjab National Bank, United Bank of India.

  • A payment challan would be generated once you submit your online application.Also note down the displayed reg.no & password
  • Print the challan & deposit the fees along with it from 2nd working day after registration but within 3 working days.
  • After 2 working days from fee payment you`ll receive a confirmation email/ sms

Even if you don't get intimation, login to the application 3 days after paying fees & take a print of the complete online application for future reference.


Official Notice

While the online registrations for RBI assistants recruitment 2014 is yet to start, interested candidates can view the original advertisement from their website here & proceed here to apply online 

SBI Clerk Exam Marketing & Computer Aptitude Guide [Review]

sbi clerk practice solved papers book review,sbi clerk exam practice questions paper books,how to practice for SBI clerk exam 2014The countdown for SBI clerk recruitment 2014 online examination shall start soon after admit cards are issued.This hiring exercise of 5000 clerical vacancies in State bank of India it is one of the largest by a single bank in recent times.The tests are to be held from 2nd week of July to end of August.


We know many would be busy preparing for the upcoming SBI clerk exam.By now most of you might have moved onto revisions as a month has passed after registrations.


Easy Scoring Areas in SBI Clerk Exam

The SBI clerical online objective test carries a total of 200 marks with questions from 5 papers. Among them - Computer/Marketing Aptitude & General awareness are considered the easiest subjects to fetch marks.


Both the sections comprise of 40 questions, each carrying 1 mark.So if you answer all the questions correctly, 80 marks is guaranteed.


Since these sections are theory oriented and mostly contain definitions, the time taken to attend is also very less.


What’s inside the book?

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It is divided into 3 sections – Computer knowledge, Marketing aptitude, Banking knowledge/General awareness.


The publishers have also provided solved questions of 2 SBI clerk exams & 2 SBI PO exams in the above areas.


Computer Aptitude:

Banks have started using computer technology extensively with all transactions being carried out via terminals.This makes it necessary for the employees to be proficient in computer operations as well.

This book teaches you on the basics of computer systems including its history, development, hardware, software, programming languages, operating system, internet etc.,

You will also learn about the important terms & abbreviations, which are now being constantly asked in bank exams.


Marketing aptitude:

marketing aptitude computer knowledge sbi clerk book review Clerical staff have to interact with customers directly and may have to market the bank`s products and services to them.


Infact, State bank of India in their recruitment advertisement itself had emphasized the need for clerks to indulge in marketing activities.


This material explains about the marketing concepts through 5 chapters that include promotional strategies, prices etc.,


The topic ‘marketing in baking industry’ will be useful not only for your SBI clerk preparations but also while on job.It describes about the latest happenings in banking sector, types of accounts, online/sms banking etc.,


Banking Awareness:

Take any banking exam, this topic is one of the most important part in a written test.It shall contain questions about history of banks,rules, dates and years, functions, rates, figures etc.,


The only minus in this section was it didn’t contain lot of content. Most of the questions are given in exercises that follow after every chapter.Since G.K is one area that changes constantly, the publisher may have purposely left off certain chapters.


A useful guide for candidates

The concepts are explained in simple English making it easy even for a first-time learner to understand them. Along with answer key, explanations are also furnished for each question.

Overall, the book is definitely worth for the price of Rs.90.

Computer/ Marketing & General Awareness for SBI Clerk – Rs.90 – Buy Online


If you are looking to strengthen your knowledge in Computer, Marketing & Banking awareness for SBI clerk exams 2014, this should be a book to trust.

IDBI Bank Asst. Managers Recruitment – Confirmed Job After Training

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This recruitment is for admission into IDBI Manipal School of Banking which was formed as a result of the tie-up between IDBI Bank & Manipal Global.


As part of it, selected candidates shall be enrolled for the 1 year Post Graduate Diploma  in Banking & Finance course.


On successful completion, they will be awarded PGDBF from Manipal University & appointed as Assistant Manager in IDBI Bank



Assistant Manager (grade A) – 500 posts [Gen – 253, OBC – 135, SC – 75, ST - 37]


When to apply?

Online registration of application closes on July 12, 2014

Online Test shall be held on August 22



Those looking to apply for this IDBI bank asst.manager recruitment must fulfil the following conditions, as on June 1, 2014

  • Should have completed graduation (any degree)
  • Agelimit: 20 – 26 yrs (max. age +3yrs for OBC, +5yrs for sc/st)
  • Must be proficient in computer operations

Those in final year/ semester are also eligible to apply provided they submit at the time of Interview, a proof of having passed the degree exam on or before July 12, 2014


Qualifying/ Pass in IBPS Common Exams is not required.


The written test shall contain questions from Reasoning, English, Quantitative aptitude & General awareness.To prepare for these tests, you can make use of the below reference material.

* IDBI Bank Asst.Manager Exam Guide – Rs.230 – Buy online (latest edition)


About the Course

The fees for this programme is Rs.3,50,000 that can be availed by candidates as education loan from IDBI bank itself.


Since you would be an employee of the bank after training, EMIs for the loan shall be recovered from your monthly salary.

During the training period, you would be paid Rs.2500 for the first 9 months & Rs.10000 for last 3 months as stipend.

Agreement: At the time of joining, all selected candidates will have to execute a 3 year service bond.Incase you leave the bank within 3 years, Rs.2 lakh + outstanding loan dues must be paid to the organization.


Registration & Fees

The application fee is Rs.600 (Gen/OBC) & Rs.100 (SC/ST/PWD) has to be paid only through Internet before July 12th

  • Visit www.idbi.com & open the online application link placed under ‘careers’ link
  • Fill in the required details such as personal, educational etc., carefully
  • Complete the online payment using Debit/ Credit card or Net banking facility  & take a print of the e-receipt.
  • After submitting the application, you will receive the registration no. & password via email & SMS

Applicants can download their call letters for the examination from the bank`s website after August 8.


Read the notice:

Aspirants who wish to apply for IDBI Manipal School of Banking`s Assistant Manager recruitment 2014 can download the notification from their website here.

Baroda Manipal School of Banking PO Recruitment - 2014 Batch

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This initiative is similar to ICICI Bank PO recruitment programme, which is also being conducted in tie-up with Manipal university.


But there`s a notable difference - Bank of Baroda is a public sector bank & the one among few PSB`s to offer such an opportunity.


Dates to Note:

Online registrations from June 30 –  July 16, 2014

Written test (online) – August 14, 2014


3 batches are to be inducted for the year 2014 - 15.Students for all 3 batches will be selected through this current exam itself.


In total, 900 candidates shall end up getting shortlisted for Baroda manipal school of banking PO recruitment process.


Am I eligible?

The eligibility conditions are pretty simple as below,

  • Aged between 20 to 28 yrs as on July 16, 2014 (+3 yrs for OBC; +5yrs for SC/ST)
  • 60% marks in degree (55% for sc/st) from a recog. univ., as on 16.07.2014

Qualifying in IBPS common bank exam or its scores are not necessary.


Selection procedure:

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Do remember to checkout our previous article on Baroda manipal exam pattern 


Books: Baroda Manipal Banking Exam Guide – Rs.236– Buy Online 


Those who qualify in the test shall be ranked as per their marks & will be called for Group discussion & Interview.A final merit list would then be prepared on basis of performance in all these 3 stages. 

Training Cost

After selection, all candidates will be admitted into 1 year residential PG diploma course in banking that costs Rs.3.45 lacs which would be provided by Bank of Baroda as loan.During the training period, students will be paid Rs.2500 as monthly stipend. 


The EMI for this loan amount shall be deducted automatically from your salary (after joining bob) every month for 7 years & will be reimbursed in the following manner,


  • After an officer completes 5 yrs in bank, the loan of Rs.3.15 lacs is paid back
  • On completing 7 yrs (5+2), you will be reimbursed Rs.1 Lakh

    Bond Period: All appointed candidates should execute a service bond agreeing to serve the bank for minimum 2 years.


    Incase of breaking the agreement you are required to pay the stipend amounts + Rs.1 lakh towards training costs + outstanding loan


    PO Job in Bank of Baroda

    While joining the course, BOB will issue provisional offer letters to all candidates.On successful completion of training you will be

    • awarded post graduate diploma (banking & finance)
    • absorbed by Bank of Baroda as (scale I) probationary officer with an approx. monthly salary of Rs.33,000

    The course program of 1 year constitutes 9 month classroom training & 3 months internship. 


    How to Register

    Interested applicants must pay Rs.550(gen/obc/exsm) or Rs.50(sc/st/pwd) as application fees through

    1. Offline: Fill the challan given at the website, visit any branch of bank of baroda on the 2nd working day after registration, deposit the amount into the mentioned account & collect the challan`s counterfoil
    2. Online: The application form is integrated with an online payment gateway.Pay via debit or credit card & take a print of the transaction receipt as proof.

    After remitting the payment, fill the required details asked in the online application form available at http://ibps.sifyitest.com/bobpojun14/ before 16th July. 


    Download forms

    Aspirants looking to apply for Baroda manipal school of banking`s PO selection process 2014 -15 are requested to read the notifications from the website here before applying.

    Crack SBI Clerk Exam with 101 Speed Tests Book [Review]

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    Have you started to prepare for SBI clerk exam 2014?If not, it’s high time you begin as its going to be conducted either in the month of July or August. With the country`s largest bank - State Bank of India announcing clerk recruitment, one can be sure of facing stiff competition from many qualified youth especially fresh graduates.


    The SBI clerk 2014 exam pattern should be known to you by now.It shall be an online test for 200 marks consisting of objective type questions from (i) General Awareness (ii) General English (iii) Quantitative Aptitude (iv) Reasoning Ability (v) Marketing Aptitude/Computer Knowledge.


    Candidates must answer 200 questions in 135 minutes & any wrong answer can fetch you 0.25 negative marks.


    Here is a book to increase your speed: 101 Speed Tests for SBI Clerk Exam


    Inorder to attend the maximum number of questions with high accuracy ratio, you SBI speed test book review,disha publication 101 speed tests for sbi clerk exam,how to practice for sbi clerk exam 2014need to be very fast in answering. This swiftness is acquired by only those who constantly practice.


    Attend SBI Clerk Exam with Speed Tests 

    Disha publication has released a unique study material called the ‘101 Speed Tests for SBI Clerk Exam’ for Rs.260.


    To talk about the looks of the book, it is quite long in size & houses 400 pages of content based on the latest pattern.


    The publisher in their description introduce this title as given below,


    The 1st & most innovative book for the upcoming SBI bank clerk exam.Master this book & success is guaranteed.


    In short it is a compilation of 96 topic-wise, 5 sectional & 5 full mock tests.


    3000+ Questions from 96 Topics

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    From these important topics they have provided over 3000 questions.Let us take you through on what's inside,

    • Quantitative aptitude – 28 tests (number system,time & work,data interpretation etc.,)
    • Reasoning – 24 (syllogism, analogy,blood relations etc.,)
    • English language – 19 (error spotting,cloze test,phrases etc.,)
    • Computer knowledge/ Marketing – 9 (OS,shortcuts,marketing products etc.,)
    • General awareness – 16 (authors & awards,books,banking terms etc.,)

    Each test in the above areas contains 30 questions that helps you to practice & refresh what you have already studied.


    Solution with Explanations

    practice workbook for sbi clerk exam 2014,books for sbi clerk exam 2014 If you are looking for simple & short explanations to solve problems, this book shall be of great use in understanding the concepts.


    The answers for speed test exercises are categorized at the end along with necessary explanations.Such a facility enables a new person also to learn the shortest method in deriving a solution.


    An Excellent Practice Guide to Buy

    The book is priced at Rs.263 which we feel is very economical considering the amount of questions that you can practice.


    101 Speed Tests for SBI Clerk Exam (with solutions) – Rs.224 – Buy Online

    [pay in cash on delivery or ATM/ debit/ credit card/ Netbanking] 

    For candidates preparing through coaching institute or other guides, this workbook shall be of immense help for revision.
    It not only improves your answering capabilities but also helps to again confidence and make yourself comfortable with different problem models.

    SBI Clerk 2014 Recruitment for 5000 Posts | Exam in July

    sbi clerk recruitment 2014,sbi clerical recruitment 2014,sbi 2014 clerk recruitment,clerk recruitment in sbi,sbi clerk exam books,books for sbi clerical exam,books to prepare for sbi clerk exam 2014 State Bank of India (SBI) has released its plans for clerk recruitment (assistants & stenos).Having over 10000 branches & 5000 branches of its associate bank spread across India, SBI is the oldest & largest public sector bank.It also has strong foreign presence with nearly 82 offices in 32 countries.


    Sometimes good news wont seem to stop.For the first time, a detailed calendar about IBPS upcoming bank exams was released by the institute.


    And now it is the turn of SBI to pep up things with recruitment of 5000 Clerks.It is sure a jackpot for bank job aspirants with back to back announcements.


    Post & Vacancies

    Clerk  (Assistant) 5092 posts (across various states)


    * The payscale for clerical cadre employees is Rs.7200/-/Rs.19300 & the  approx. salary for clerical cadre at metro like Mumbai could be approx. Rs.17500 /month



    Important Events:

    Online application process – May 26 to June 14, 2014
    Online examinations shall be conducted in the month of July/ August

    Who are Eligible

    The conditions to apply for this SBI clerk recruitment 2014 are,
    • Age to be : 20 - 28 years, as on May 1, 2014 [+3 yrs for OBC, +5 yrs for SC/ST]
    • Pass in any degree, as on Aug 31, 2014
    • You must be able to write & speak English. Local language knowledge is desirable.
    • Will have to indulge in marketing, cross sell products & services.
    Final year students are eligible to apply but should be able to produce proof of passing the degree exam on or before August 31, if called for interview.


    Procedure of Selection

    State Bank of India will finalize the appointments based on your written test & interview performances.About the written test, it shall be objective type in the following sections.

    English, Quantitative aptitude, General awareness, Reasoning, Marketing aptitude & Computers

    This online test shall be held for 200 marks with each section allotted 40 marks. Candidates have to pass in each objective test that also carries 0.25 as negative mark.


    Based on the ratio of 1:3, candidates would be shortlisted for personal interview stage. 

    Study Materials:

    With the notification & exam syllabus already out, get ready to start preparing with these popular SBI clerk exam books.

    * SBI Clerical Solved Papers (with 9 previous solved papers)Rs.225 – Buy Now

    * SBI Clerk Exam Guide – Rs.235 – Buy online


    The registration/application fee has been pegged at Rs.450 (Gen/OBC) & Rs.100 (others) that can be paid in two methods – Online or Offline.


    Paying fees through internet is quite easy.After submitting the online application, you will be automatically redirected to payment gateway page wherein you can pay via Debit/Credit cards/ Net banking.


    Incase you wish to remit the fees offline, follow these steps

    • Visit sbi.co.in, fill the online application, print the generated form.Note your registration no. & password., that will also be sent via Email & SMS.
    • From the 2nd day of registration & within working 3 days you can visit any branch of State bank with the system generated challan & deposit the amount.
    On successful fee payment, you will receive a SMS/Email confirming the registration process after 2 days. 


    Apply online from May 26

    Candidates interested to apply for this 2014 SBI clerk recruitment must download the original notification from the bank website here & understand it.

    Preparing for IBPS RRB Common Exam 2014 [Books Review]

    IBPS RRB CWE Books,books for IBPS RRB CWE common exam It is going to be a busy second half in 2014 especially for aspirants preparing for bank exams.IBPS has lined up all of its major examinations continuously one after another from July.With more number of people looking to become part of the banking sector, you can expect massive response for all these common exams.In addition to these there will be few other recruitments for govt. jobs as well.


    The institute is to conduct CWE for jobs in Regional Rural Banks (RRB) in the month of September 2014


    There are 56 rural banks across all major states of India & qualifying in IBPS RRB CWE III is necessary to apply for Office assistant & Officer (scale I, II, III) vacancies.


    Eligibility for RRB Exam:

    Office Assistant
    Officer (scale I)
    Age 18 - 28 years 
    Education Pass in degree
    Others knowledge of local language of the state is necessary.should have passed in that lang. as subject in std.X

    The online registrations for IBPS RRB CWE 2014 has started

    Tip: A candidate can apply for both Office assistant & Officer post through separate application.

    Here is a review of 2 guides that help you choose the best books to prepare for IBPS RRB CWE: 


    Exam Guide for RRB Office Assistants:

    IBPS RRB Exam Office assistants Book Review_1,IBPS RRB common exam books,Buy IBPS RRB CWE books online This book published by ‘Arihant Publications’ is specifically designed as per the IBPS rural bank exam pattern.

    With 350+ pages it covers all the test sections such as Reasoning, General Awareness, Numerical ability, Computer knowledge & English language.

    The book starts with General awareness that provides information on current affairs that include national/ international events, awards, sports etc.,


    IBPS RRB Exam Office assistants Book Review_4,books to prepare for IBPS RRB office assistant examAdded to this, they have allotted good number of pages on commercial trade since this is a banking exam.


    Like in all Arihant books, every topic is broken down into  various types, each explained with an example followed by practice exercises.


    Though the explanations are crisp & defined clearly, we felt there could have been more practice questions for candidates to try.


    Overall, the book touches upon the necessary subjects for IBPS RRB common exam & acts as a good reference to start. 



    Exam Guide for RRB Officers Scale (I,II,III):

    IBPS RRB Exam Officer Book Review_4,Books for IBPS RRB officer exam,prepare for ibps RRB CWE books online This is yet another product from the house of Arihant publications for RRB officers exam.

    Unlike the assistants guide mentioned above, this is a bigger book & hence you are  presented with very detailed descriptions on more topics. 

    This book is also useful for scale II specialist cadre applicants (IT officer,CA, Law officer,Agri.officer,marketing officer etc.,) as it contains professional knowledge part as well.
    The contents page is neatly categorized into parts with list of topics dealt.


    Reasoning & Quantitative aptitude occupy a major part of this book.Hence they have suggested some of the shortest ways to interpret a question.


    For example,In Time & Distance problems explanations on the basic rules & formula to employ while solving them are provided. 

    IBPS RRB Exam Officer Book Review_2,best books for ibps rrb cwe exam 2014 Similarly, the English language section is also well packed with commonly asked topics such as error spotting, sentence formation, comprehension, synonyms & antonyms etc.,


    All those who are not so knowledgeable in english shall find the book`s approach useful as they demonstrate the correct method of coming to an answer.


    IBPS RRB Exam Officer Book Review_5,IBPS RRB exam books to buy There is a new chapter called ‘Financial awareness’ that takes you through the fundamentals of banking in India.


    It also gives definitions on commonly used terms in banks, financial glossary & related news of importance.One can expect sufficient no. of questions from this area in the exam.

    Though it doest have model or previous year question paper, there are not many books in the market for IBPS RRB CWE making it the only best choice.


    We recommend buying the book for its detailed lessons on every subject that form part of the common examination. 


    IBPS Common Exam for Regional Rural Bank Jobs in Sep 2014

    ibps rrb cwe 2013,RRB common exams 2013,ibps regional rural banks exam,ibps logo,ibps common written exam for bank jobs,common bank exam 2012,ibps common written exam 2013 Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is all set to conduct Regional Rural Banks (RRB) common written exam 2014.RRB`s are mainly present in rural areas & provides banking facilities to people in those areas.Similar to the CWE for PO & Clerks in commercial banks, IBPS has announced the 3rd common exam for jobs in rural banks.


    The idea of a common eligibility test was mooted by the govt which we reported in the month of March 2012 itself.In the months that followed the proposal was given shape by NABARD & IBPS has been entrusted with the charge of conducting, evaluating & publishing results for these bank jobs.


    The 1st IBPS RRB CWE was conducted in the month of September 2012.


    56 rural banks participate in this year`s common recruitment platform.Those qualifying in this test can apply for Officer (Sc I,II,III) & Office assistant positions in desired organization.


    Checkout their Eligibility | Books & Selection | Fees & Application



    Online registrations of applications – June 18 to July 7, 2014

    Written exam shall be conducted for:

    Officers – September 6, 7  

    Office Assistants – Sept. 13,14, 20,21

    Result to be declared on November 5


    What is the eligibility?

    You must satisfy the following conditions, as on July 9, 2014

    • Should have completed degree (any discipline) from a recognized university
    • Must posses proficiency in local language of the state where RRB is located.
      • pass in local language at std. X level or upto degree


    • between 18 – 28 yrs for Office assistant
    • Scale I officer: above 18 & below 28 yrs

    While the above are only for general category, relaxation applies for others. (max. age +3 yrs for OBC, +5 yrs for SC/ST)


    Selection Process:

    The IBPS RRB CWE 2014 shall contain objective type questions for a total of 200 marks.The mode of examination is online.



    * RRB Office Assistants exam guide – Rs.240 – Buy onlineRead review

    * IBPS RRB Officer Exam Guide – Rs.195 – Buy onlineRead Review


    The pattern is the same for Officers & Office assistants, while scale II,III have few extra papers.


    Scores & Validity:

    Based on your exam performance, IBPS shall award scores which are valid for 1 year.Candidates can apply for RRB recruitments issued within this period using these scores.


    Applicants must secure the minimum cutoff scores in each paper & also on total weighted score to qualify in written exams. 


    Registration Methods:

    The application fees are fixed at Rs.100 (SC/ST) or Rs.600 (others) with the following options of payment,

    1. Online: (from Jun 18 – Jul 9): Visit ibps.in & click on the ‘RRB online application’ to fill the necessary details.After submitting the form, you would be directed to the online fee payment gateway.
      • Pay the appropriate fee amount using netbanking/credit or debit cards
      • After the transaction is complete, print the generated e-receipt
      • If application submission is successful, a registration number & password would be shown that has to be noted.
    2. Offline: (from Jun 20 – Jul 14): Logon to ibps.in & visit IBPS RRB CWE webpage to fill the online application.Enter the required details & hit submit.
      • On submitting the application, note the generated Reg.no & password (also will be sent to your Email/ SMS)
      • Take a print of the challan that shall be generated after the above step.
      • From the 2nd day, you can deposit the fees at any branch of BOB, BOI, BOM, PNB, IOB, United bank of India or Central Bank of India using the printed challan
      • As a confirmation of paying fees, you will receive Email/SMS after 2 days.
      • After 3 days from date of payment, login with your reg.no & pwd & print the application that contains your filled-in details.

        Read this

        The detailed official notification of IBPS RRB Recruitment Common Exam 2014 can be downloaded from their website here (.pdf)

        Prepare for SBI Clerk Exam 2014 – Pattern, Books & Topic Tips

        sbi clerk exam 2014,prepare for sbi clerical exam 2014,topics to prepare for sbi clerical test,books for sbi clerk exam 2014 There is always a buzz among bank job aspirants whenever SBI recruitments are released.The 5000+ clerk vacancies in State bank of India is no exception.Qualifying in bank exams is not an easy task especially when the organization carries high brand value.


        The online examination is tentatively scheduled to happen during the months of July or August.


        In relation to this, some top queries that arise among applicants are ‘What topics to prepare for sbi clerical exam, What is the question paper pattern of sbi  clerk exam‘ etc.,


        To help candidate in preparing for the SBI clerk exam 2014 & understand the structure of test paper better - we are detailing the exam pattern by talking about:

        1. Selection process
        2. Exam pattern
        3. Books
        4. Preparations 


        The selection procedure for 5000 clerk posts in state bank group involves the following stages: Written test & Interview


        As the ratio of 1:3 is to be followed around 15200 candidates could be shortlisted for interviews based on test scores.


        For final appointment your total marks in the above levels would be taken.The bank may also fix a cutoff based on the number of vacancies.Now let us see what these phases consist of.


        About the Test:

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        According to the question paper pattern,

        • Mode: Online
        • No. of sections: 5
        • Duration: 2 hours 15 mins
        • Total: 200 marks

        Since the test comprises of objective type questions, 0.25 marks will be reduced for each wrong answer.

        It is also necessary for applicants to pass in each paper.Every section is allotted 40 marks.

        On the basis of performance of all candidates, bank will decide on the minimum marks in each test.So its not possible to know this qualifying score before the exams. 



        Since there are guides & solved papers available – preparing for sbi clerk exam won’t be a problem. Here are some top books which you can purchase over the internet itself.


        * SBI Clerical Solved Papers  (with 9 previous yr solved papers)Rs.225 – Buy online

        * SBI Clerk Exam Guide – Rs.235 – Click here to buy online


        What to Prepare?

        Based on above pattern here is a brief on the papers that you must prepare,


        General awareness: This aims to test your GK quotient with questions on important events & current events from different sectors.So don’t concentrate only on banking terms but also look at the topics to cover for GK test.


        English language: Proficiency in English language is one of the eligibility condition specified for SBI associate bank clerk recruitment.Hence it’s a must for you to posses basic written english skills.Checkout the chapters to cover for English test


        Reasoning: For all those who have appeared in IT company recruitments, reasoning test may not be new.The correct answer is to be chosen from the given options by analyzing the question.Glance at the topics to cover for test of reasoning.


        Marketing /Computer knowledge: Clerical employees of state bank of India will also have to indulge in marketing activities.To serve this purpose, few questions related to marketing & computers shall be asked.See the computer topics to cover 


        Quantitative aptitude: How fast can you derive answers while working with numbers? This section that checks it.Most questions would be of school level maths.So mind calculations & fastness are the key.Go through the topics to cover for aptitude paper.


        Having known the clerk exam pattern as part of 2014 SBI clerk recruitment, let your preparations begin!!

        SBI Clerk Exam Previous Year Solved Papers Book [Review]

        sbi clerk previous yr solved papers book review,sbi clerk exam solved paper books,how to prepare for SBI clerk exam 2014The online registrations for recruitment of 5000 clerks in SBI has already started.In a country like India where bank jobs have become the most happening career option, this announcement from State Bank of India will garner enormous response.Knowing how to prepare for the SBI clerical exam becomes important here to wade through the competition.


        For all those are new here is quick rundown about the upcoming state bank exam. SBI has decided to hire for 5092 clerk vacancies across various states & has invited graduates upto 28years of age with any degree to apply.


        SBI Clerk Exam in July

        The online examination is tentatively scheduled to be held in July or August SBI Clerk previous year solved papers book review,download previous year sbi clerk exam papers2014.Depending on the number of applicants, it could be conducted on various dates during the above months.So you have just 30-45 days to prepare for the clerical exams.


        Few queries often repeated in all the mails that we receive are – Suggest the best book for SBI clerk exam, where to download previous year sbi clerk question papers.


        No matter how many guides you refer or whichever coaching you attend, the efforts you put in solving fast is important.


        Hence here is a review of one such book: SBI Clerk Exam (10 Previous year papers & practice papers)


        Previous Solved Papers with Explanations

        The book published by Cosmos bookhive is basically a compilation of questions asked in previous years SBI clerk recruitment exams.With 250 pages, it is quite handy making it easy for you to carry around and continue preparing on the move.

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        Though the paper quality is average, reading isnt a problem.The fonts used are clear but there are few pages where you find it jarry.


        It contains 5 SBI clerical question papers from the year 2012 & 2011 with answers.Not only solutions, they have also put in detailed explanations for you to understand the methods involved in arriving at an answer.


        The questions are categorized under respective sections such as

        • General awareness,
        • English language,
        • Quantitative aptitude,
        • Reasoning ability,
        • Marketing aptitude/ Computer knowledge.

        This is also the test pattern notified by State Bank of India thereby enabling you to get a feel of the exam.


        1000 Practice Questions Available

        SBI Clerk practice question papers book review_1,buy solved papers book for SBI clerk exam Once you are done with preparing, its time to start trying out more problems.


        This book comes with 5 practice papers prepared as per the latest syllabus.So you get 1000 questions in total purely for practice.


        Even if you don't know to solve a question, no need to look anywhere.Help is at hand since these practice sets also come with explanatory answers.


        The publishers have provided few blank pages within the book for candidates to take notes or perform calculations.


        A Must Buy Book

        Rather than looking all over the internet for previous years SBI clerk exam solved papers, it is better to buy this book.


        It not only saves precious time but also provides necessary explanations which is very much required while getting ready for banking exams.


        Above all, the book is very cheap compared to other titles available online.


        SBI Clerk Exam (previous yr papers + practice sets) – Rs.150 – Buy Online

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