IBPS is going to conduct SO exam III in Feb 2014. Candidates, who have applied for the exam, must be looking for study material, tips and guide for exam preparation. We keep sharing useful exam information and preparation tips for all the latest banking exams including IBPS exams. Today, we are going to share some IBPS exam related questions answered by industry experts.
Q. What is the Eligibility criteria for IBPS SO 2014 exam?
A. Graduation is the minimum qualification required for the exam. For each post, there is a different criteria. You can find the details here.
Q. What is the best method for preparation – Self study or coaching classes?
A. I would go with the second option. Coaching institutes can guide you in the best way for your banking exam. You will learn better in the guidance of experts. Also, not everyone can study without proper guidance. If you live in remote areas, you can go for online courses.
Q. Where to find bank study material and books?
A. There are many books available in the market for IBPS PO and specialist officer exams. You can purchase a common book for all the subjects. You can also order books online. There are also available various bank exam sample papers and Bank test series online. For professional subject, you can refer GATE exam book for IT officer post, and other subject specific books for other posts. You can find the detailed syllabus here.
Q. How can I manage the time to score more?
A. In banking exams, your speed matters a lot. You must know the tricks to solve aptitude and reasoning questions in the minimum. The best way is to prepare a time strategy before the exam. Allot specific time for a specific paper. Try to solve the paper in its time limit. Also, reserve some time for revision and rechecking.
Q. Is it necessary to join a coaching class for IBPS preparation?
A. As I said earlier, coaching classes is not utmost necessary, but is recommended for IBPS exam.
Q. What is the job responsibility of an IT Officer in banks?
A. IT officers monitor and maintain the computer systems and networks of an organization. In banks, they will be doing the same.
Q. How to prepare for interview once I clear the written exam?
A. IBPS interview will go like any other job interviews. You need to take care of think like your dressing, attitude, confidence, communication, behavior, etc. Find details here.
Above, we have tried to answer the most general questions about IBPS specialist officer exam. If you have any other query or doubt, you can ask in the comments below.