SBI Clerk Exam Preparation Tips – Preliminary Exam Starts From 22 May

We are giving here 7 SBI Clerk Exam Preparation Tips for the candidates who are going to sit next SBI Clerk exam in 2016.

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As you all know the exam will be held from 22nd May 2016 to 5th June, 2016.

The SBI Clerk Examination is one of the best exams which is hosted in India. Millions of candidates from various corners of India come together and compete amongst one another to get some of the most rewarding jobs in the country.

However, only those candidates who have performed exceptionally well make it to the next round. So, what is the secret of being an exceptional candidate? Well, the answer is- a good preparation plan. With the following preparation tips, even you can make it to the interview round!

SBI Clerk Official Notification and Apply Online 2016

Update: SBI announced latest notification for Junior Associates & Junior Agricultural Associates in Clerical Cadre” in all over India branches. There are total 17140 vacancies open. The following dates are very important to follow.

clerk exam dates 2016The official notification for SBI Clerk exam is not yet issued by the bank. But the candidates can expect the official notification in the month of Nov 2016. The exam will be held in the month of Jan, 2017. So the following tips may help you to be prepare for next SBI Clerk exam 2016.

#Tip 1- Detailed Study is not required

The SBI Clerk exam is an objective-type exam. You are not required to study everything in detail. Just sound knowledge about the basics is enough to clear the exam. After all, the objective of this exam is select smart candidates and not bookworms.

#Tip 2- Focus on English

A key to get a good score in Clerk Exam is to focus on English. Each year, several questions are asked from areas such as Synonyms, Antonyms, Preposition and Sentence Structuring. These are easy marks for any candidate. A little focus on this subject will give you an edge over others.

#Tip 3- Problems on Seating & Arrangements will fetch marks

When it comes to logical reasoning, problems on seating and arrangement is a must. Though the problems are long and requires a lot of time, the right solution will fetch you 5-6 marks immediately. It is just like investing time to get guaranteed marks.

#Tip 4- Work on time management

Since all competitive exams have cut offs and sectional cut offs, you should focus on managing time. It is advised to touch every subject on a daily basis so that a habit can be created. Lop sided development will result into termination of the candidate in the very first level.

Tip 5- Dedicate time to General Awareness

About 80% of the candidates ignore general awareness. This is where you can make a difference. All that you are required to do is read newspaper and dig up news which are about 6 months old. Country-Currency, Sport-Title, Book-Author, etc., are some of the favourite areas of the examiners.

#Tip 6- Learn the concepts, don’t mug up

It is important for you to realize that concepts mater, but mugging up doesn’t. Every question in the exam, except for English requires the use of logic. There is no need to mug up long answers. Instead, try and learn more information for General Awareness.

#Tip 7- Learn to compute quickly

If you are aware of computing tricks, then you would save a lot of time for yourself during the exam. Usually sums on arithmetic are easy to solve, but need a lot of calculations. If you can calculate faster, you will definitely have additional time to solve other questions.

Preparation is an important part for the candidates, but so is health. Do not forget to have timely meals and rest. After all, it is more important to appear for than to clear it successfully. Each year, about 1000 registered candidates miss their exam due to health issues and you surely do not want to be one of them.

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