BANK PO | Clerk | IBPS

IBPS or Banking is one of the important sectors in India, which provides a large number of employment opportunities in India. The sector has a reputation in the traditional Indian society and is also coming up with exciting job opportunities for the youngsters in India. The IBPS or Banking sector recruits candidates for posts like Bank Po, Bank Clerk. IT- Specialist Officers etc.

Not only the Banks of the Public Sector, even the Banks of the private sectors are hiring the candidates from various exams conducted like IBPS PO, IBPS SO, SBI PO, SBI SO, IBPS Clerk, SBI Clerk, Allahabad Bank PO, PNB Bank PO etc.

PRERNA ACADEMY knows how to help the students to crack these exams and offer you with all the tricks and trades which make easier for our students to perform better at IBPS / Banking exams conducted throughout the country.

In the best of your interest, we would advise you to come and visit our Prerna Academy for detailed information from our dedicated counselors. Our information brochure extensively covers the various job exams, syllabus, eligibility, and other details. You can also attend demo classes for a better insight.


  • Excellent Guidance:

Faculties at the Coaching institute provide the best guidance for the students to prepare for the examination.  The approach of the faculties and the teaching methodology helps the students to easily prepare all syllabuses and master the courses in short duration.

  • Shortcuts and Tricks:

Everyone can prepare for competitive examination at home, however; in a coaching institute you are taught to solve a problem using shortcuts, as a result, you can solve questions much quicker and save the time in exam. SSC CGL COACHING IN PRERNA ACADEMY has lots of experienced staffs and specialists in the field who delivers friendly teaching environment.

  • Online Test: 

We ace the field of online tests with our extensive series of tests. From online labs to the Android app, Prerna Academy has lot more to offer. By practicing online mock tests and previous year question paper sets, helps students to build the required confidence before the exam.


MarketingAsked in a few exams.
Clerical AptitudeAsked in a few exams.
Descriptive Paper on English Composition (Essay- Precis- Letter Writing etc)25
Interview / Group Discussion (GD)


-Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 sections as follows:

S.L.Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
1English Language3030Composite Time of 1 hour
2Quantitative Aptitude3535
3Reasoning Ability3535


Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing passing marks to be decided by the Bank. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 20 times the numbers of vacancies subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Main Examination.

-Phase – II: Main Examination:

Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.

 (I) Objective Test:

The Objective Test of 3 hours duration consists of 4 sections for total 200 marks. The Objective Test will have separate timing for every section. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.

TestName of TestNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
IReasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutes
IIData Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutes
IIIGeneral/Economy/ Banking Awareness404035 minutes
IVEnglish Language354040 minutes
Total1552003 hours

(II) Descriptive Test:

The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.

Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)

There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. Each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one-fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

-Phase – III: Group Discussion (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks)

The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and the Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category. Adequate number of candidates in each category, as decided by the Bank will be called for Group Discussion and Interview. The qualifying marks in Group Discussion & Interview will be as decided by the Bank.

Candidates qualifying for GD & Interview under ‘OBC’ category would be required to submit OBC certificate containing the ‘Non-Creamy Layer’ clause. Candidates not submitting the OBC certificate containing the ‘Non-Creamy Layer’ clause and requesting to be interviewed under General category will not be entertained.