Syndicate bank PO PGDBF preparation tips 2018.Syndicate bank has released notification for 500 posts of assistant managers in the bank. It will conduct common written test for selection of candidates for the course of PGDBF (post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance). Candidates willing to apply for the post must fulfill the eligibility criteria first. Banks are free to decide their own eligibility criteria and it has been let upon to the banks to decide the same for special vacancies that they release. Here we will discuss eligibility criteria, how to prepare for Syndicate bank PO PGDBF exam 2018 and candidates can apply online for these posts. There is NO other mode to apply for these posts.
Selection in Bank PO PGDBF becomes difficult as the number of vacancy in these courses are very limited which makes it a tough competition for the selection process. Syndicate bank will hold examination which consist of descriptive test and objective test. Candidates must pass the examination. Here we will discuss how you can prepare well for upcoming Syndicate bank examination.
Syndicate bank PGDBF 2018 how to prepare
Let us first discuss eligibility criteria.
All those who have passed their graduation/ engineering in any stream from any recognized university with not less than 60% marks (55% for SC ST and PWD) are eligible to apply for the same.
So first ensure that you are eligible before you apply for these vacancies.
Let us move to preparation tips. First understand the pattern of the exam.
The exam will be conducted online. There will be 250 questions in all. 200 questions will be from objective type test and 50 marks question will be for descriptive English test. The pattern of the exam are as under:
- English test for 50 marks
- Reasoning test for 50 marks
- Quantitative aptitude test for 50 marks
- General awareness for 50 marks
Descriptive test: it will be for 50 marks. Questions will be asked from General English comprehension ability like Essay, Précis, and answering questions of unseen passages.
Let us come to the syllabus:
Syllabus will be the same as it is for the IBPS PO and other bank PO examination. The level of English will be that of Graduation or its equivalent. Questions will be asked from fillers, cloze test, sentence re arrangement and sentence error correction and error detections. There may be modified and morphed questions types from the above subjects.
This will be moderate to difficult in complexity. Questions will be asked from circular seating arrangement, line arrangement, tabular arrangement, floor based arrangement, coding and decoding, machine language encoding, data sufficiency and reasoning and assertion based questions
Quantitative Aptitude test:
It will be tough to moderate. A few question may be easier than the others but overall exam will be difficult for reasoning and intelligent section. Questions will be asked from General mathematics DI (line diagram, bar graph etc), Approximations, simplifications, sequence and series based etc.
There will be Miscellaneous based questions from Profit loss, CI and SI, partnership, Probability and quadratic equations.
Prepare for both Banking terms and concepts as well as the Current affairs for at least last 4 months. This will be enough to score good marks in this subject.
The descriptive test performance may enhance your overall performance in the exam. It is for 50 marks and good writing skills will fetch you more marks in the examination.
Tips to prepare for Syndicate bank PGDBF exam 2018
So before discussing tips which are nothing but may help you a little to score a little more marks if you follow the concepts, pattern, syllabus above and prepare according to that.
- Focus on your speed: Speed plays a very important role in determine your success in the examination. Practice more to enhance your speed. Solve more test papers and mock papers which are easily available.
- Focus on Accuracy: This is another important factor to enhance performance. Avoid wrong doings in online examination
- Solve a lot of practice papers
- If you are not well aware of concepts, first get in touch with the concepts and understand it
- Prepare Descriptive test as well , as it may boost your overall performance in exam