30 Aug

SBI Associate Banks PO Recruitment 2014 Notification(2986 Vacancies)

State Bank of India(SBI) invites applications for the recruitment of 2986 vacancies of PO in 5 Associate Banks of SBI.
The last date to apply is Sep. 18, 2014.

SBI Associate Banks PO Recruitment 2014:

Name of the post: Probationary Officer (PO)

Total no. of Vacancies: 2986 Posts

Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit: Candidates age should not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.09.2014 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.09.1984 and not later than 01.09.1993 (both days inclusive). Age relaxation is allowed as per government rules.

Educational Qualification: Graduation degree.

Selection Procedure: Written Test followed by Group Discussion and Interview.

Important Dates:

PAYMENT OF FEES – ONLINE : 01.09.2014 TO 18.09.2014
PAYMENT OF FEES – OFFLINE : 03.09.2014 TO 20.09.2014

Important Links:

Click here to get Official Notification 2014, Syllabus and Paper Pattern.

Click here to get Best Books for the Preparation of SBI Associate Banks PO Recruitment.

All the best.

25 Aug

Important Days/Dates in a Year(Imp. for SSC, IBPS PO/CLERK/RRB, RBI, UPSC, PSU EXAMS, etc.)

Check out LIST OF IMPORTANT DAYS in a year. There are various questions in all kinds of exams such as SSC CGL/CHSL, IBPS PO/CLERK/RRB, RBI, UPSC, PSU, etc.

January 1 ——— Global Family Day
January 15 ——— Army Day
January 23 ——— Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary
January 26 ——— Republic Day
January 26 ——— International Customs day
January 28 ——— Birth anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
January 28 ——— Data Protection Day
January 30 ——— World Leprosy Eradication Day

February 4 ——— World Cancer Day
February 5 ——— Kashmir Day
February 6 ——— International Day against Female Genital Mutilation
February 12 ——— Darwin Day
February 12 ——— World Day of the Sick
February 14 ——— Valentine’s Day
February 20 ——— World Day of Social Justice
February 21 ——— International Mother Language Day
February 22 ——— World Scout Day
February 23 ——— World Peaces and Understanding Day


March 4 ——— World Day of the Fight Against Sexual Exploitation
March 8 ——— International Womens’ Day
March 13 ——— World Kidney Day
March 13 ——— World Rotaract Day
March 15 ——— World Consumer Rights Day
March 20 ——— International Day of the Francophonie
March 20 ——— World Day of Theatre for Children and Young People
March 21 ——— World Sleep Day
March 21 ——— World Forestry Day
March 21 ——— International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
March 22 ——— World Water Day
March 23 ——— World Meteorological Day
March 24 ——— World TB Day
March 24 ——— International Day for Achievers
March 25 ——— International Day of Remembrance – Victims of Slavery and Transatlantic Slave Trade
March 27 ——— World Drama Day


April 2 ——— World Austism Awareness Day
April 7 ——— World Health Day
April 17 ——— World Haemophilia Day
April 18 ——— World heritage Day
April 22 ——— Earth Day
April 23 ——— World Book and Copyright Day
April 25 ——— World Malaria Day
April 29 ——— International Dance Day


May 1 ——— International Labour day
May 3 ——— Press Freedom Day
May 4 ——— Coal Miners day
May 8 ——— World Red Cross day
May 9 ——— – Victory Day
May 11 ——— National Technology Day
May 12 ——— International Nurses day
May 14 ——— World Migratory day
May 15 ——— International Day of the Family
May 17 ——— World Information Society Day
May 21 ——— Anti-Terrorism Day
May 31 ——— World No Tobacco Day


June 4 ——— International day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
June 5 ——— World Environment Day
June 7 ——— International Level Crossing Awareness Day
June 8 ——— World oceans Day
June 12 ——— World Day against Child Labour
June 14 ——— World Blood Donor day
June 17 ——— World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
June 20 ——— World Refugee Day
June 23 ——— United Nations Public Service Day
June 23 ——— International widow’s day
June 26 ——— International Day against Drug Abuse and IIlicit Trafficking
June 27 ——— International Diabetes Day


July 1 ——— National doctor’s Day
July 11 ——— World Population Day
July 12 ——— Malala Day
July 18 ——— Nelson Mandela International Day
July 28 ——— World Nature Conservation day
July 30 ——— International Day of Friendship


August 3 ——— Independence Day of Niger
August 5 ——— Independence Day of Upper Volta
August 9 ——— International day of the World’s Indigenous People
August 12 ——— International Youth Day
August 15 ——— Independence Day (India )
August 23 ——— Internatinal Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition
August 29 ——— National Sports Day ( Birthday of Dhyan Chand )


September 5 ——— Teacher’s Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s Birth Day)
September 7 ——— Forgiveness Day
September 8 ——— International Literacy Day
September 14 ——— Hindi day,World First Aid Day
September 16 ——— World Ozone Day
September 21 ——— International Day of Peace, World Alzheimer’s day
September 25 ——— Social Justice Day
September 27 ——— World Tourism Day


October 1 ——— International Day of Older Persons
October 2 ——— International day of Non-Violence
October 3 ——— World Nature Day, World Habitat Day
October 4 ——— World Animal Day
October 5 ——— World Teacher’s Day
October 8 ——— Indian Airforce Day
October 9 ——— World Post Day
October 11 ——— International Girl Child Day
October 12 ——— World Arthritis Day
October 14 ——— World Standards Day

October 15 ——— World Students Day
October 16 ——— World Food day
October 17 ——— International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
October 20 ——— World Statistics Day
October 24 ——— United Nations Day
October 31 ——— World Thrift Day


November 1 ——— world vegan Day
November 5 ——— World Radiography Day
November 9 ——— World Services Day
November 14 ——— Children’s Day ( Birth Anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru )
November 16 ——— International Day for Endurance
November 17 ——— International students Day
November 17 ——— National Journalism Day
November 18 ——— World Adult Day
November 19 ——— World Citizen Day
November 20 ——— Universal Children’s Day
November 21 ——— World Television Day
November 21 ——— World Fisheries day
November 25 ——— World Non-veg Day
November 26 ——— Law Day
November 30 ——– Flag Day


December 1 ——— World AIDS Day
December 2 ——— World Computer Literacy Day
December 2 ——— International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
December 3 ——— International Day of People with Disability
December 3 ——— World Conservation Day
December 4 ——— Navy Day
December 5 ——— International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
December 7 ——— International Civil Aviation Day
December 9 ——— The International Day Against Corruption
December 10 ——— International Day of Broadcasting
December 10 ——— Human Rights Day
December 11 ——— International Mountain Day
December 14 ——— World Energy Day
December 18 ——— International Migrants Day
December 19 ——— Goa’s Liberation Day
December 20 ——— International Human Solidarity Day
December 29 ——— International Biodiversity Day

All the best.

24 Aug

UPSC CSAT(IAS Prelims) 2014 Answer Key, Analysis, Cutoff & Results

UPSC conducted the IAS(Civil Services) Prelims Exam – CSAT Paper 1 and Paper 2 on August 24, 2014. Check out answer key, analysis, cutoff & results.

UPSC CSAT(IAS Prelims) 2014 Analysis:

Paper 1: The questions in this paper were based on thorough knowledge of the General awareness. Though with the revised pattern, you don’t need to mug up things but you need to study subjects thorough with good understanding.
This paper was on the average to difficult side.

Click here to download Paper 1 Question Paper.

Paper 2: Paper 2 was on the easier side. There were 80 questions and total marks are 200. Questions were divided into Maths/Reasoning/Data Interpretation/ Passage Based questions. There were very few questions of English Language of which marks won’t be counted as per government notification. Mathematics’ questions were very easy. Passage questions were also pretty much straightforward. So, this paper would be really high scoring.

UPSC CSAT(IAS Prelims) 2014 Answer Keys:

Click here to download answer keys from CareerLauncher.

We will upload more answer keys in a couple of days. You can like our Facebook page for regular updates.

UPSC CSAT(IAS Prelims) 2014 Cutoff & Results:

The cutoff is expected to be same or little higher than last year. We will post the cutoff and results as soon it is available.

09 Aug

Facts/Figures/Statistics About Census 2011(Imp. for SSC, IBPS, RBI, SBI, UPSC, PSU Exams)

Check out the Facts/Figures/Statistics About Census 2011. These are very important for various competitive exams such as IBPS PO/Clerk, SSC CGL/CHSL, RBI, SBI, UPSC, PSU exams, etc.

09 Aug

Best Books for IBPS Clerk 2014

IBPS is going to conduct the Common Written Exam for the recruitment of Clerks in 21 Public Sector Banks in 2014. You can read the notification here.

The online objective exam would be conducted in the month of December, 2014.

Paper Pattern:

The total time is of 2 hours including following sections:

1) Reasoning 40 Marks
2) English Language 40 Marks
3) Numerical Ability 40 Marks
4) General Awareness
(with special reference to Banking Industry) 40 Marks
5) Computer Knowledge 40 Marks

Total 200 Marks.

Check out Best Books for IBPS Clerk IV 2014:

A) English Language:

1) General English by Lucent Publications: This is by far the best book available in the market for the preparation of all entrance exams. The content in this book is written in both English and Hindi language for easy understanding. All the concepts are explained in a crystal clear and step by step manner. Hundreds of rules of English grammar are given in this book chapter wise, so you will cover each and every aspect of English language.

2) Objective General English by SP Bakshi: Another best book to prepare for Objective English. All the topics are explained in a very clear and sequential manner. But personally, I’d prefer Lucent book.

If the book is not available on Flipkart, purchase on Amazon:

B) General Intelligence and Reasoning:

1) A Modern Approach To Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal: The best and only book you need to prepare for this section. Every topic is covered in detail in this book. This book is good for high level reasoning as required in IBPS Clerk exam.

2) The Hand on Guide to Analytical Reasoning and Logical Reasoning: A Must have Resource for Aspirants of CAT, MAT, XAT, IIFT, CMAT, CSAT, SBI PO, Bank Clerk, SSC: This is another best book for high level reasoning learning and practice.

C) Quantitative Aptitude:

1) Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Arihant: This is great book for Mathematics to improve your speed and efficiency with thousands of shortcuts. It covers all the topics with so many formulas, concepts, shortcuts, examples and thousands of questions to practice.

If book is not available on Flipkart, buy it on Amazon:

2) The Accredited Guide to Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency: A Must have Resource for Aspirants of IBPS PO, CAT, MAT, XAT, IIFT, CSAT, SBI PO, Bank Clerk, SSC: This is best book available in the market for Data Analysis and Interpretation.

D) General Awareness, Marketing & Computers:

1) Handbook on Computer Awareness: This Book is really useful for Recruitment Exams such as SBI PO, IBPS PO/RRB/Clerk, SSC, LIC AAO, Railways and entrance exams of MCA, MBA, BBA and similar courses.

If this book is not available, buy this book:

2) Guide to Banking General Awareness and Banking Aptitude Test: Great book for banking awareness section. It contains more than 1,000 questions for the preparation of Banking awareness section.

3) Marketing Aptitude / Computer Aptitude / General & Banking Awareness for RBI Exams: A Must have book that covers marketing aptitude, computer knowledge and banking awareness.

For general awareness or current affairs section, you need to read newspaper daily or like our Facebook page to get current affairs daily or follow our monthly current affairs section on this website.

E) Specialized Books:

1) IBPS Bank Clerk (Common Written Examination) : Success Master (English) 5th Edition: It comprises of different sections covering Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Computer Knowledge and English Language. It also includes fully solved 2011 and 2013 IBPS Clerk papers.

2) Previous Papers IBPS (Common Written Exam) for Bank Clerk Exam With Detailed Solution:

We will post more good books soon. All the best.

09 Aug

IBPS Clerk 4 2014 Notification, Paper Pattern, Vacancies & Apply Online

IBPS has released the notification for the recruitment of Clerk 4 for the year 2014-15.


Online Registration – 12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014
Payment of Application Fees – Online – 12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014
Payment of Application Fees- Offline 14.08.2014 – 03.09.2014
Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination Training (PET) for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates – 07.11.2014 – 17.11.2014
Pre-Examination Training – 17.11.2014 – 22.11.2014
Download of Call letter for Examination – After 17.11.2014
Online Examination (Tentative dates) – 06.12.2014, 07.12.2014, 13.12.2014, 14.12.2014, 20.12.2014, 21.12.2014, 27.12.2014
Declaration of result status of examination (CWE) – January 2015
Download of call letters for Interview – January 2015
Conduct of Interview – February 2015
Provisional Allotment -April 2015

The validity for CWE Clerks-IV will automatically expire at the close of business on 31.03.2016 with or without giving any notice.

Qualification: Graduation. Proficiency in State official language. Computer Literacy.

Age Limit: 20-28 Years

Vacancies: 20,000+ all over India

Paper Pattern: Online objective exam followed by Interview.

The online objective exam will be divided in five sections:

1) Reasoning 40
2) English Language 40
3) Numerical Ability 40
4) General Awareness
(with special reference to Banking Industry) 40
5) Computer Knowledge 40

Total 200 Marks.

Composite time of 2 hours.

See Also: Best Books for IBPS Clerk 2014.

How to Apply & Notification: Read official IBPS Clerk 4 notification and apply online here.