The Common written examination held for the recruitment of probationary officers is comprised of various parts pre and mains in which the timing are bifurcate on that behalf itself. Their parts consist of verbal and non-verbal reasoning, English language, qualitative aptitude, general awareness and descriptive and Computer knowledge papers.

The field of Banking is gaining lots of advantage today because many branches are opening all over the world and due to which this became one of the best career options for the students of all branches. The common written exam comprises of various parts and the test of English language and descriptive are evaluated separately . English part is of 30 questions with 30 marks, Quantitative Aptitude is of 35 questions with 35 marks, reasoning ability is of 30 questions with 30 marks. The total 100 marks exam paper is the duration of 1 hour. Candidate should qualify the pre-exam of bank PO for the eligibility of mains exam. Marks in pre-exam will not consider for final merit list.


For excelling in bank PO, it is very important that student should grasp the nerve of the exam. This means that they should be the syllabus and entire section procedure so that they can start preparing all the topics including current affairs in advance. Along with it, they can make their focus on individual parts of subjects. examination there are pre and mains, you have to clear the cutoff for the entrance in mains exam. The PO mains syllabus includes the English language, Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning Ability, General awareness with special reference to banking industry and computer knowledge.

Depending upon the vacancies, the student who ranks significantly high in mains written exam as per the cut-off marks decided by the bank will be called for the further rounds.

After qualifying these round the student, have to face a Group discussion or Interview round. After which their entire marks are being calculated on behalf of written and Personal interview and final score are calculated. In Personal Interview round technical question can be incurred from you previously mentioned projects and subjects that you have adopted in your graduation.

They also analyze your conversation skills, behavior and knowledge regarding banking sectors and financial issues. To clarify the round the candidate must be knowledge regarding current affairs (through newspapers,watching the news, financial issues and economic topics), cool temperament and right attitude toward the work and person around him.