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Bank & Insurance Exam Patterns

Patterns of IBPS and SBI PO/MT & Clerk Exam patterns

IBPS PO 2017 Prelim Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
TOTAL 100 100
IBPS PO 2017 Main Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 Min
English Language
35 40 40 min
Data Analysis & Interpretation35 60 45 Min
General / Economy / Banking Awareness40 40 35 min
Total155 200 180 Min
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)
2 25 30 Min
IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelim Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Numerical Ability 35 35
TOTAL 100 100
IBPS Clerk 2017 Main Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Min
General English 40 40 35 Min
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Min
General / Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Min
Total 190 200 160 Min
SBI PO 2017 Prelim Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
TOTAL 100 100
SBI PO 2017 Main Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning & Computer Ability 45 60 60 Min
English Language 35 40 40 Min
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 Min
General Economy / Banking Awareness 40 40 35 Min
Total 155 200 180 Min
SBI Clerk 2016 Prelim Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Numerical Ability 35 35
TOTAL 100 100
SBI Clerk 2016 Main Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Min
General English 40 40 35 Min
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Min
General / Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Min
Total 190 200 160 Min

IBPS and SBI Specialist Officer Exam patterns

IBPS Specialist Officer 2016 - Law Officer- Scale I & Rajbhasha Adhikari Scale I
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 Qualifying 30 Minutes
English Language 50 Qualifying 25 Minutes
GA with special reference to Banking Industry 50 Qualifying 30 Minutes
Professional Knowledge (PK) 50 80 35 Minutes
Total 200 80 120 Minutes
IBPS Specialist Officer 2016 - IT Officer Scale I, Agricultural Field Officer Scale I, HR/ Personnel Officer Scale I & Marketing Officer Scale I
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 Qualifying 30 Minutes
English Language 50 Qualifying 25 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 Qualifying 30 Minutes
Professional Knowledge (PK) 50 80 35 Minutes
Total 200 80 120 Minutes
SBI Specialist Officer 2016 Exam
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration Remarks
Test of Reasoning 50 50 90 Min Qualifying in nature
English Language 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Professional Knowledge (PK) 50 100 45 Min Considered in final merit list

RRB Office Assistant & Officer Exam Patterns

RRB Office Assistant 2017 Prelim Exam
Test Area No. of questions Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 Min
Numerical Ability 40 40
TOTAL 80 Qs 80 Marks
RRB Office Assistant 2017 Main Exam
Test Area No. of questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
English Language 40 40
Numerical Ability 40 50
General Awareness 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
TOTAL MARKS 200 200
RRB Officer Scale I 2017 Prelim Exam
Test Area No. of questions Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 Min
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
TOTAL 80 Qs 80 Marks
RRB Officer Scale I 2017 Main Exam
Test Area No. of questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
English Language 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40 50
General Awareness 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
TOTAL MARKS 200 200
RRB Officer 2017 Scale II (GBO) & III Exam
Test Area No. of questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
English Language 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 50
Financial Awareness 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
TOTAL Qs / MARKS 200 200
RRB Officer 2017 Scale II (Specialist Cadre)
Test Area No. of questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 150 Min
English Language 40 20
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 40
Financial Awareness 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
Professional Knowledge (PK) 40 40
TOTAL Qs / MARKS 240 200

RBI Officer (Grade B) and Assistant AND IPPB Exam patterns

Pattern of RBI Grade B 2017 Phase I Exam
Test Area No of Questions Marks Duration
General Awareness 80 80 120 Min
Reasoning (Verbal) 60 60
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
TOTAL 200 200
Pattern of RBI Grade B 2017 Phase II Exam
Exam Topic Duration Marks
Paper I Economic & Social Issues 90 100
Paper II English (Writing Skills) 90 100
Paper III Finance & Management 90 100
TOTAL 270mins 100
RBI Assistants Prelim Exam 2017
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Numerical Ability 35 35
TOTAL 100 Questions 100 Marks
RBI Assistants Main Exam 2017
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning 40 40 30 Min
Test of English Language 40 40 30 Min
Test of Numerical Ability 40 40 30 Min
Test of General Awareness 40 40 25 Min
Test of Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 Min
Total 200 200 135 Min
Postal Payment Bank 2016 Scale I Prelim Exam
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
TOTAL 100 Questions 100 Marks
Postal Payment Bank 2016 Scale I Main Exam
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 50 40 Min
English Language 40 40 30 min
Quant Aptitude 50 50 40 Min
General Awareness 40 40 20 min
Computer Knowledge 20 20 10 Min
Total 200 200 140 Min

Insurance Companies Exam pattens

GIC of India Scale I Generalist Officers (2016) Duration : 150 Minutes
Part Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks
PART A (Objective) Higher order Reasoning Ability / Critical Thinking 40 40
PART B (Objective ) Test of Reasoning 20 20
Test of English Language 20 20
Test of General Awareness 20 20
Test of Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy 20 20
PART C (Descriptive ) Test in English Language – Essay, precise and Comprehension 3 30
TOTAL 123 150
LIC Assitant Administrative Officer (Generalist) (2015)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability Test 30 90 120 Min
Quantitative Aptitude Test 30 90
General Knowledge, Current Affairs Test 30 60
Computer Knowledge Test 30 60
English Language Test with Special emphasis on Grammar, Vocabulary and Comprehension (Qualifying in nature) 40 -
TOTAL 160 300
New India Assurance Company Ltd  Assistants Main Examination (2017)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
Test of English Language 40 50
Test of General Awareness 40 50
Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
TOTAL 200 250
N.I.C.L. AO (SCALE-I) Phase-I: Preliminary Examination (2017)
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 60 Min
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
TOTAL 100 Qs 100 Marks
N.I.C.L , U.I.I.C.L & O.I.C.L Assistants (2016)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
Test of English Language 40 50
Test of General Awareness 40 50
Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
TOTAL 200 250
N.I.C.L. AO (SCALE-I) Phase-II: Main Examination (2017)
Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 Composite time of 120 minutes
English Language 40 40
General Awareness 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
TOTAL 200 200
Descriptive Test (English Language – Essay, Precis and Comprehension) 3 30 30 Mins
N.I.C.L & O.I.C.L Assistants (2016)
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
Test of English Language 40 50
Test of General Awareness 40 50
Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
TOTAL 200 250
U.I.I.C.L Assistants (2017)
Name of the Test No of Q's Max Marks Duration
Test of Reasoning 40 50 120 Min
Test of English Language 40 50
Test of General Awareness 40 50
Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
TOTAL 200 250
U.I.I.C.L A.O Scale I ( Generalist ) (2016)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 50 120 Min
English Language 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
General Awareness (with special reference to Financial Sector ) 40 40
Computer Literacy 20 20
Total 200 200
U.I.I.C.L A.O Scale I ( Specialist ) (2016)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 120 Min
English Language 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude & Computer Literacy 40 40
General Awareness (with special reference to Financial Sector) 40 40
An additional test to assess technical & professional knowledge in relevant discipline 40 40
TOTAL 200 200
N.I.A.C.L. AO (GENERALISTS) (SCALE-I) Phase-I: Preliminary Examination (2016)
S. No Name of Test (Not in sequence) Max Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 60 Min
2 Reasoning Ability 35
3 Quantitative Aptitude 35
TOTAL 100
N.I.A.C.L. AO(GENERALISTS) (SCALE-I) Phase-II: Main Examination (2016)
S. No Name of Test (Not in sequence) Max Marks Duration
1 Test of Reasoning 50 120 Min
2 Test of English Language 50
3 Test of General Awareness 50
4 Test of Quantitative Aptitude 50
TOTAL 200
LIC Apprentice Development Officer (ADO) (2015)
Name of the Test No of Questions Max Marks Duration
PAPER I 120 Min
Reasoning Ability 25 25
Numerical Ability 25 25
PAPER II
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 25 25
English Language with Special emphasis on Grammar and Vocabulary 25 25
PAPER III
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector 50 50
TOTAL 150 150