Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Bank Of India PO Exam Pattern - 2010

Objective Test:
1. Reasoning Ability       : 100Q ======== 150 marks
2. Quantitative Aptitude :  50Q =========  75 marks
3. General Awareness     :  50Q =========  75 marks
Note: No English Paper for this exam. For each correct answer you will get 1.5marks. For each wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted. Total 200 Questions 300 marks. 120 minutes (2 hours) will be given to solve the objective test. You have to maintain min. of 40% of marks in each objective test.
No. of questions should be attempted (suggested) in order to qualify the written test:
1. Reasoning : 60-65 questions in 60 minutes.
2. Aptitude    : 30-35 questions in 30 minutes.
3. GA            : 30-35 questions in 30 minutes.
Note: you must maintain 95% - 100% accuracy. There will be a huge competition.
So be prepare well before going to exam. All sections are crucial. Try to get around 180 marks out of 300 marks. If you can attempt more questions then you are always welcome, but maintain accuracy.For General Awareness section prepare Current affairs for the month August, September, October & November.

Descriptive Test:
5 internal questions will be there each carrying 20 marks with a time of 60minutes.
Total of 100marks.Qualifying mark will be 50.
Questions based on Socio-economic development and Communication Skills.
Don’t neglect this exam. This test also plays a crucial role to be selected for interview. These marks are also added to final merit list. Only if you qualify in objective test, this paper will be evaluated.
Sample questions:
§  Suggest any 3 ways to eradicate child labour in India. How effective your think will these suggestions be?
§  What do you think may be the reason that we still cannot provide safe drinking water to all parts of the country even after 60 years of Independence.

8 comments:

Anonymous said...

In OBC PO exam held on 13 dec, a question was asked.. which state in India demands itself to be a Class A state..?
comments..

Keep said...

Thank you so much. I also want to get guideline about ALLAHABAD BANK PO preparation.

Anonymous said...

i also want to know abt allahabad bank po exam pattern

Anonymous said...

can you pls tell me wat kind of questions are asked in bank po interview

varun reddy said...

for bank po interview questions refer this link..http://currentaffairsbankpo.blogspot.com/2009/11/po-interview-questions-2_7076.html

Anonymous said...

Hi I am preparing for SBI PO exam..Please tell what all I should concentrate on and how long it would take...thanks in advance

varun reddy said...

You should concentrate on every section including descriptive.

If you appearing this as first/second bank po exam then you have to work very hard.
Regarding sbi pattern will be posted shortly.

Anonymous said...

varun...i ve a query regarding english section which r only for qualifying....does it mean that we can actually leave that section or we have to score 40% in this too.....?