Bank Exams 2020-21: Notification, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Dates

Bank Exams 2020: The Banking, Insurance and Financial Sectors are providing great opportunity of employment to the eligible young job seeker. These are emerging sectors in India as India is rapidly running towards 5th largest world economy. It has been evident from the past recruitment process of IBPS, SBI, RBI and LIC etc. organization are recruiting a large number of employee each year. There are various Government and Public Sector banks running in India which has the numerous branches through the India. Lakhs of candidates appear in the bank entrance exams each year and those who qualify the each stage of recruitment process, gets an opportunity to serve the nation through banking sector. In the upcoming calendar year 2020-21 too, various banks recruitment notification will be released for various clerical and officer level posts. Aspirants who are dreaming to join banking sector as a professional can check here details regarding upcoming bank exams 2020-21 including registration process, eligibility, preparation tips, notification schedule.

Bank Exams 2020 Calendar

ExamNotification DatesImportant Dates
SBI SO 2020Notification Releasing Date: January 2020
Registration will commence: January  2020
Date of Exam: February 2020
IBPS SONotification Releasing Date: October 2020
Online Registration: November 2019
Preliminary Exam: December 2019
Main Exam: January 2020
IBPS PONotification Releasing Date: July 2020
Online Registration:  August  2020
Preliminary Exam: October 2020
Main Exam: November 2020
IBPS ClerkNotification Releasing Date: September 2020
Online Registration will commence from:  October 2020
Preliminary Exam: December 2020
Main Exam: January 2021
SBI PONotification Releasing Date: April 2020

Online Registration will commence from:  April 2020

Preliminary Exam: July 2020

Main Examination: September 2020

SBI ClerkNotification: February 2020

Registration will start from: March 2020

Preliminary Exam: July 2020

Main Exam: September 2020

Canara Bank PO 2020Notification Date: January 2020
Registration will commence from: January 2020
Date of Exam: March 2020
RBI AssistantNotification Date: October 2020
Registration: November 2020
Preliminary Exam: November 2020
Main Exam: December 2020
IBPS RRBNotification: July 2020
Online Registration: Aug 2020
Preliminary Exam: Officer Scale I and Office Assistant:  September 2020
Main Exam: Officer Scale I: November Office Assistants: November 2020
RBI Grade BNotification Date: May 2020

Registration will commence from

Preliminary Exam: June 2020
Main Exam: July 2020
NABARDNotification release date: July 2020

Online Registration: July 2020

Preliminary Exam: August 2020
Main Exam: August 2020

List of Bank Exams 2020

The candidates, who are preparing for Bank Exams 2020, can check here brief facts about some of the important exam. Check details below:

SBI PO 2020

The State Bank of India is likely to publish SBI PO 2020 notification in the month of April 2020. The SBI is the largest Government sector bank which has branches all over the India and abroad too. State Bank of India conducts entrance test for selection of eligible candidates for the post of Probationary Officer on annual basis. Candidates can register online on the official website. Any graduate can apply for SBI PO exam. There are two stages of written exam called preliminary exam and main exam in the SBI PO recruitment. Candidates have to qualify both the exams followed by interview.

SBI Clerk 2020

The notification for SBI Clerk 2020 exam is likely to be published in the month of April 2020. Candidates can visit official website for detailed information bulletin. Registration process will be held through online mode. Candidates have to submit application form within the stipulated time frame. SBI Clerk exam is also consisting of two stages i.e. preliminary exam and main exam. Preliminary exam is qualifying in nature, main exam marks will considered for merit list or final selection. Candidates should prepare as per the prescribed syllabus and exam pattern.

IBPS PO 2020

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will publish notification for IBPS PO 2020 exam on its official website probably in the month of July 2020. Candidates should collect proper information about the examination process. Interested candidates can register online on the IBPS’s website within the specified time limit. We recommend the aspirants to obtain information brochure from the website first and go through all the information carefully. Any graduate can apply for IBPS PO exam on the official website. Those who qualify preliminary exam can proceed for main exam. Candidates have to qualify each stage of the exam for getting final allotment letter.

IBPS Clerk 2020

IBPS Clerk 2020 notification is likely to be published in the month of August 2020. Candidates can visit official website of IBPS for obtaining the detailed advertisement or information bulletin. Registration process will be held through online mode only. Candidates must apply online with all pre-requisites as per the prescribed time schedule. Candidates have to qualify preliminary as well as main exam for final selection. One who possess graduation degree, can apply as per the given directions.

SBI SO (Specialist Officer) 2020

The notification for SBI SO 2020 is expected to be released in the month of October 2019. The entrance test will be held in the month of January 2020. Interested candidates can apply online on the official website of the SBI. The candidates who have specific specialization in a particular field like law, engineering, customer service and business analyst etc. can apply for SBI SO exam. Eligible candidates can apply as per the prescribed schedule.

Note: There are some other exams also, for which interested can apply as per the prescribed schedule. Candidates are recommended to obtain detailed information brochure of the exam and read all the information carefully.

General Eligibility Criteria

  • An Indian citizen
  • Candidates’ age must be within 21 to 30 years as on the given date. However, it may differ from one post to another.
  • Candidates must possess a graduation degree in any discipline.
  • Reserved category candidates must have relevant certificate in order to obtain benefits under reserved category.

Syllabus for Bank Exams 2019

The syllabus for different bank exams may differ from post to post. However, there are some common topics or subjects from where most questions are asked. Here you can check some of the important topics which are relevant for all bank exams.

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Indian History, Constitution, Government Schemes, Banking News, New Appointments, Economy based current affairs, National and Global Summits, National and International Events etc.

Quantitative Aptitude

Ratio & Proportion, Number Systems, Percentage & Averages, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Time & Work, Series, Surds & Indices, etc.

Reasoning Ability

Alphanumeric Series, Sitting Arrangements, Coding Decoding, Logical Reasoning, Non Verbal Reasoning, Coded Inequalities, Ranking / Direction / Alphabet Test, Diagrams etc.

English Language

Reading Comprehension, Sentence Correction,  Jumbled sentences, Error Spotting, Antonyms, Synonyms, One word substitution,  Multiple Meaning Word, Para Jumbles etc.

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