The growing demand for banks in every nook and corner of the country has led people to take up job as a Probationary officer and other posts in banks. Every month lakhs of candidates apply for the post and only a few gets the opportunity to be a part of a renowned bank.

The selection procedure in these banks is done by holding Exams at state level and those candidates who clear the exams are called for an interview.

Clearing the Exam is not a walk in a park. Some of the basic thing that the candidates should possess is good command over English language and the candidate should also have a reasoning ability and grip over the maths with some statistics.

To prepare for these competitive exam one needs to keep an open mind and get the right material to study .There are tons of information on the internet .Students can get previous years question paper online and there are also book available in the market to prepare.

The question paper includes General awareness / general ability / General awareness, test of reasoning, quantitative aptitude, and English language. The papers include essays and multiple choice questions.

Tips to clear the exams are:

1. The candidates should be well versed with maths unto class 10th.

2. Speed is also an important aspect in answering question that includes thinking and calculation.
To improve this, candidates needs to do a lot of hard work for at least 4 to 6 months to clear this exam.

3. To answer the reasoning question the candidates should practice question that from the previous years question papers and built up the ability to think logically and reasonably in a faster manner.

4. In English section the Candidate should possess strong vocabulary and good grammar fundamentals to clear the English section.

5. The question in the general awareness section includes the current affairs which one can improve by reading the newspapers and magazines daily and keeping one self updated with the things that are going across the world in every field.

If you keep all these tips in mind and prepare for the exam then you will have a great chance to clear the written.

And if you are the few lucky candidates to clear the exam you will be called for the second and the final phase of the recruitment that is group discussion and interview.
The marks of the group discussion and the interview will be put together and the candidate who secure minimum 40% marks in group discussion and the interview will be considered for final selection.

To clear the interview one needs to be confident, speak crisply, clearly and enthusiastically
Listen to the interviewer and never interrupt. And also prepare yourself with general knowledge about the company you’re applying for .And above all dress conservatively and reach the venue before the scheduled time.

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