In this post I am going to tell you about the Bank PO General Awareness Syllabus. Bank PO exam is being conducted by the IBPS for all public sector banks except SBI. For SBI there is a separate PO Exam which is being conducted by the SBI.
In Bank PO Exams General Awareness is a very important and integral section. Now the Bank PO Exam is being conducted in two parts viz. preliminary and Main Exam. General Awareness is a very important section of the mains examination of both IBPS and SBI PO Exam. Students can score very high marks in this section which may help them to enhance their overall scoring. Current affairs are an integral part General Awareness Section.
Bank PO General Awareness
- Current Affairs (National and International)
- Major Financial/Economic News
- Budget and Five Year Plans
- Banking & Financial Awareness
- Who’s Who
- Books and Authors
- Awards and Honours
- Science – Inventions and Discoveries
- Important Days
- International and National Organizations
Current affairs are the most important part of the entire General Awareness section. Normally current affairs of the last 6-8 months are being asked in the General Awareness section.
Questions related to economy and finance is asked frequently in this section. For better preparation you should study regularly from a good quality English Newspaper such as Times of India. You should also refer to a leading financial news paper also such as Economic Times.
Apart from the newspapers you should also refer to monthly magazines such as Competition Success Review and Banking Services Chronicle. For Hindi medium students Pratiyogita Darpan is the best monthly magazine.
If you can regularly study for an hour for 5-6 months you can prepare very well for this section of Bank PO Exam.
I am sure after reading this article you now must be having a good idea of Bank PO General Awareness Syllabus. If you have any further query you may post your comments. I will surely respond to that.