Wednesday, 2 August 2017

IBPS PO 2017 Preparation Plan: How to crack in first attempt?

Hello aspirants,

IBPS has already released the RRB notification and it is expected to release the IBPS PO exam notification soon.
IBPS PO 2017 Preparation Plan
There are few months remaining for IBPS PO exam as it is scheduled to be held in October month. Candidates are all ready to prepare for the exam. Some candidates have many queries regarding IBPS PO preparation like:
  • What is IBPS PO Syllabus?
  • How to prepare for IBPS PO?
  • What should be the study plan for IBPS PO?
  • What are important topics for IBPS PO?


We are going to answer your all the queries here regarding IBPS PO preparationIn this article, we are going to discuss IBPS PO 2017 preparation plan to help you in the study and score well in the exam.

How to prepare for IBPS PO?

In the process of the IBPS PO preparation, it is very important for the candidates to know the complete syllabus and the paper pattern of the exam. It will help candidates to be familiar with the types of questions asked in the exam.

A study plan is given below in this article to prepare for IBPS PO in one month.

What should be the study plan for IBPS PO?

We have prepared a study plan which covers all the topics of each section from IBPS PO syllabus.
This preparation plan for IBPS PO 2017 will provide you enough time to analyze your performance by solving practice paper and mock tests.
study plan for IBPS PO

IBPS PO Preparation plan is given below:

Days
Quantitative Aptitude
Reasoning Ability
English
1.        
Tables/Fractions/Cubes/Squares
Alphabetical Order
Basic Grammar Rules
2.        
Quick Calculation Techniques (Multiplication/Division)
Logical Reasoning
Parts of Speech
3.        
Simplification/ Approximation
Inequality
Antonyms/Synonyms
4.        
Number Series
Syllogism
Articles
5.        
Quadratic equations
Order and Ranking
Noun/Pronouns
6.        
Percentage
puzzle
Vocabulary
7.        
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
8.        
Profit and Loss
Input – Output
Grammar rules
9.        
Simple & Compound Interest
Coding – Decoding
Tenses
10.    
Problem on ages
Visual Reasoning
Auxiliary and Modals Verbs
11.    
Speed, Distance and time
Direction based problems
Adverbs and its types and usage
12.    
Boats and Streams
Mathematical symbol
Prepositions, Conjunctions and Interjection
13.    
Simplification/ Approximation
Seating arrangement
Idioms & phrases
14.    
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
15.    
Average
Blood Relations
Grammar rule of sentence making
16.    
Time, work and wages
Alphanumeric Series
Adjective & its types and forms of adjectives
17.    
mixture and allegations
Data Sufficiency
Phrase Replacement
18.    
Pipes and Cisterns
Verbal Reasoning
One words
19.    
Ratio proportion,
Seating Arrangement
Reading Comprehension
20.    
Partnership
Input – Output
Active- Passive voice
21.    
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
22.    
Probability, Permutations & Combinations
Puzzle
RC (Story Based)
23.    
Data Sufficiency
a-Floor based
Error Detection
24.    
Data interpretation
b- Day and Month based
Para-Jumbled
25.    
Bar Graph, Lines Chart
c-Classification.
Sentence Improvements
26.    
Pie Chart,
d-Blood relation based
Cloze-Test
27.    
Tabular
Coding – Decoding
Double/Single Fillers
28.    
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
29.    
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
30.    
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test
Revision + Mock Test

Find your weak and strong points in each section and give extra attention to that topics. You will get enough time to practice after following above preparation plan. You can solve mock test daily based on the daily topics. 

Remember that “Practice is the key to the success”. So, keep practicing and be confident.

I hope above information will help you in IBPS PO 2017 preparation.


All the best!!

Thursday, 27 July 2017

What should be my preference of banks for IBPS PO exam?

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is a recruitment agency which conducts online examinations to recruit the candidates for the post of probationary officer/ Management trainee in various public-sector banks.

Large no. of candidates apply for the banking exam every year due to job security and various perks.

While filling up the application form, candidates need to fill the preferred choice for the participating banks in which candidates want to join after selection.

Know the complete detail about IBPS PO job profile, work responsibility, salary, and perks.

Many candidates are finding it difficult and got confused That how to fill the preference order of banks for IBPS PO exam?

How to fill the bank preference for IBPS PO 2017?


IBPS has released the no. of vacancy along with the notification. There are 3247 vacancies announce by the IBPS for the 20 participating banks.

Candidates can choose the bank preference based on the different criteria like no. of vacancies in the state, place of headquarters, locations and no of the branches etc.



Here we are going to share some tips on what should be bank preference for IBPS PO 2017 exam?

The no. of vacancies in each participating bank are listed below along with its headquarter.

S.No.
Participating Bank
Total no. of Seats
Headquarters
1
Allahabad Bank
447
Kolkata
2
Andhra Bank
200
Hyderabad
3
Bank of Baroda
0
Vadodara
4
Bank of India
200
Mumbai
5
Bank of Maharashtra
0
Pune
6
Canara Bank
900
Bangalore
7
Central Bank of India
200
Mumbai
8
Corporation Bank
0
Mangalore
9
Dena Bank
0
Mumbai
10
IDBI Bank
0
Mumbai
11
Indian Bank
0
Chennai
12
Indian Overseas Bank
0
Chennai
13
Oriental Bank of Commerce
300
Delhi
14
Punjab National Bank
400
Delhi
15
Punjab & Sind Bank
100
Delhi
16
Syndicate Bank
0
Manipal
17
UCO Bank
0
Mumbai
18
Union Bank of India
400
Mumbai
19
United Bank of India
100
Kolkata
20
Vijaya Bank
0
Bangalore

Total
3247


There are different criteria to fill the bank preference while filling up the application form. You can have some idea on how to fill the bank preference order for IBPS PO exam by below-given criterion:

Fill bank preference based on Headquarters of the banks:


If the candidate belongs to southern India and by mistake he chooses the bank which has the branches in north India, then it will be difficult for the candidate to get familiar with the environment.

You can choose the preference order based on the headquarter of the banks. The banks have more branches in the state where the headquarter located. So, there will be chances to get posted near your place.

Fill bank preference based on Region/States:


IBPS gives the preference to the candidates who are familiar which the regional language. Also, candidates feel the good work environment in own states. You can choose the bank preference for IBPS PO based on the region as given below:

For North India Region:

  • Punjab National Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Central Bank of India
  • Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • Allahabad Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • Punjab & Sind Bank
  • Canara Bank

For East and North India Region

  • Bank of India
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Allahabad Bank
  • United Bank of India
  • UCO Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Union Bank

For West and Central India Region:

  • IDBI Bank
  • Dena Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Corporation Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • Bank of Maharashtra

For South India Region:

  • Indian Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Vijaya Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Corporation Bank
  • Syndicate Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank

Fill bank preference based on candidate's choice:

Many candidates want the banks of their choices based on the work environment and promotion system of the banks. Candidates can take advice from the bank employees to know about the banks before filling the application form.

Note - The preference order in the above table only 14 banks out of the 20 banks released the no. of seats to recruit the candidates in their banks. But remaining six banks can announce the seats in respective banks at any stage of the recruitment process.

We have discussed the bank preference for the IBPS PO 2017 exam but candidates should analyze and review all the options and information. and the final decision should be yours.
All the best!! 

IBPS PO 2017 Preparation Plan: How to crack in first attempt?

Hello aspirants, IBPS has already released the RRB notification and it is expected to release the IBPS PO exam notification soon. ...