IBPS PO 2018 PRE EXAM TRAINING
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) organizes a pre-exam training in various public sector banks and other participating organisations. This facility is only available to candidates from Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes/ Minority Communities.
The IBPS PO Pre Exam Training will be conducted in September 2018. It is organized to acquaint the canidates with the IBPS PO 2018 Exam Pattern, syllabus and to give them a few preparation tips for the exam.
Candidates can download their IBPS PO admit card for Pre-exam training by submitting their Registration No. and Password/DOB.
The significant dates for IBPS PO pre exam training is given below. They must adhere to this schedule to avoid confusion. It is advisable to keep a tab on the official Website of IBPS for more updates. The preferences for selecting pre exam training centers will be available at the time of filling the IBPS PO Application Form.
|IBPS PO 2018 Application Form available from||August 2018|
|Last Date to fill IBPS PO 2018 Application Form||September 2018|
|IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training Admit Card available from||September 2018|
|Pre-Exam Training Date||September 2018|
|IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training Centers|
There are a number of advantages associated with IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training program. To quote a few, they have been listed below:
The Common Written Exam is an online exam, which will be held in two stages. The first round is the Preliminary stage and the next one is the Main exam. IBPS PO Exam Pattern for both stages is discussed below:
This is the first exam that a candidate needs to crack to qualify for IBPS PO Main Exam.
Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing IBPS PO Cut off to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
|Section Name||No. of questions||Max. Marks|
Note- If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by candidate, there will be no penalty for that question. Those candidates who clear this stage will able to go at next stage i.e. the Main Exam.
Candidates qualifying the first paper i.e. Prelims will then have to clear this exam. The scores in this exam will contribute in the final selection or final allotment of a candidate.
|Section Name||No. of Questions||Max. Marks||Time allotted/ section|
|Reasoning and Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||60||45 minutes|
|General Awareness||40||40||35 minutes|
Q1) What is the Pre-exam training for IBPS PO?
Ans. Pre-exam is training is like a free coaching program, organized by IBPS for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Religious Minorities.
Q2) Is it compulsory to attend pre-exam training?
Ans. No, candidates have the option of not going for the pre-exam training.
Q3) Is pre-exam training available to everyone?
Ans. No, pre-exam training is available only for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Minorities.
Q4) How can I apply for pre-exam training?
Ans. While filling the form, there will a check-box for ‘Do you want to attend to pre-exam training?’ Candidate willing to attend the coaching will have to select this check-box.
Q5) Does everyone who applies for pre-exam training get it?
Ans. It is not necessary. The notification states that this training is organized only for a limited number of candidates. So applying for it does not guarantee that you will get it.
Q6) Will I have to pay anything extra for the pre-exam training?
Ans. No, as stated earlier, this coaching is completely free.
Q7) Will the expenses for travelling and lodging will also be borne by IBPS?
Ans. No, only the coaching is free. Other expenses like boarding, travelling, lodging etc. have to be borne by the candidate.
Q8) If I attend the pre-exam training, will I be given any benefit during the selection process?
Ans. No, attending the training does not guarantee selection.
Q9) Where is the pre-exam training given to candidates?
Ans. IBPS has selected centers for such training. These centers are at Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Balasore, Bareilly, Behrampur, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Dhanbad, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Karnal, Kavaratti, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Mysore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji, Patiala, Patna, Port Blair, Puducherry, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shimla, Shillong, Siliguri, Thiruchirapalli, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijaywada and Vishakhapatnam.
Q10) How will get to know that I am selected for pre-exam training?
Ans. The admit cards or the call letters for pre exam training will be made available on the website. You will need to keep visiting the website for staying updated about this.
Q11) Will IBPS send me a hard copy of call letter?
Ans. No, hard copy through post will not be sent. You will need to download and print the call letter and carry it.
Q12) I did not apply for the pre-exam training in my form, is there any way to apply for it in the later stages?
Ans. No, to apply for pre-exam training for IBPS PO, the only way is to mention it in the application form.
Q13) Can I get the training online?
Ans. No, the training will be given in physical centers in the cities mentioned earlier. You will not get the training online.
Q14) Will the pre-exam training be beneficial for me?
Ans. Candidates will be taught about the important topics, techniques to handle questions and exam pattern. The benefit of it will depend upon how one utilizes the training period.
Q15) How can I download the call letter for pre-exam training?
Ans. You need to reach the official website for this, which is www.ibps.in. On the homepage, you will see a notification- ‘Click here to download your pre-exam training call letter for IBPS PO/MT’. After clicking on this, you will need to enter your log in details and call letter will get downloaded.
Q16) Will I get the option to select the center for pre-exam training?
Ans. Yes, you will be given the option to select.
Q17) The center allocated to me does not match with what I filled in the form, why is it so?
Ans. IBPS tries to give candidates the center preferred by them, but there is no guarantee that the same center will be allotted.
Q18) I want to change the time and venue of my pre-exam training, can I do that?
Ans. No, there is no option of changing the time and venue for training.
Q19) I am not able to download the call letter, what should I do?
Ans. It might be due to incorrect login credentials, or you might not have been selected. You can contact IBPS for the same.
Q20) I forgot my password, how can I download the call letter?
Ans. You password is sent to your registered mobile number and email ID, you can refer to these for your password. However, there is an option for resetting as password as well.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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