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  • Last Modified 22-02-2023

South Indian Bank PO Preparation Tips 2023


South Indian Bank PO Preparation 2023: The South Indian Bank conducts the SIB Probationary Officer exam annually. The SIB PO exam date for the 2023 recruitment cycle is yet to be announced by the officials, but that does not mean candidates should procrastinate their preparation. It is important that candidates should start preparing for the exam as early as possible to improve their chances of clearing the exam.

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An effective study plan and preparation strategy are key to acing any competitive exam especially exams like SIB PO. In this article, candidates can find South Indian Bank PO preparation strategies that will help them prepare better for the exam. Moreover, they will be able to know the tricks and tips for every section because every section carries equal marks and candidates must score high marks in each of them. To know more, continue to read this article.

South Indian Bank PO Overall Preparation Strategies

Before preparing for the SIB PO exam, candidates must design a study plan that will ensure they are on the right track. Some of the preparation tips are given below:

  • Candidates must refer to the South Indian Bank PO exam pattern and syllabus to know all the important topics and marking schemes.
  • Books are undoubtedly the best resource to ace any exam. Candidates must have access to the best SIB PO books. At Embibe they will find books with 3D interactive videos to learn concepts, that will help them understand difficult topics in no time.
  • Solving South Indian Bank PO previous year’s question papers will help candidates to know the types of questions that are usually asked and the difficulty level of the exam.
  • Attempting SIB PO mock tests will help candidates to know where they stand on their preparation and accordingly improve.
  • Most importantly, candidates must remain calm and adhere to their study plan strictly.

How To Attempt Embibe’s South Indian Bank PO Mock Tests?

Know the steps to take the South Indian Bank PO mock test series below:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the menu bar “Getting a Government Job”.
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “Banking” from the Dropdown and click on “Next”.
  • 5th Step: Search and select “South Indian Bank PO” on the search bar and click on “Next”.
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click on “Done”.
  • 7th Step: Click “Test” from the Header Section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any South Indian Bank PO subjects.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin the test.

South Indian Bank PO Section-wise Preparation Plan

Candidates must ensure that they are giving equal emphasis on each section. The reason is that every section has equal importance and if candidates struggle with any one of the sections, then their chances of clearing the exam will diminish. So, check some of the most effective preparation trips for every section in this article below.

South Indian Bank PO Preparation: English Language

Any PO job needs one to have a good knowledge of English grammar and comprehension as well as a decent vocabulary. So, candidates must prepare for the English Language section in the following manner:

  • Candidates must brush up on the rules of English Grammar from some standard English Grammar books like Wren and Martin.
  • It is important candidates go through the example for each and every topic. This will help them memorize various rules better.
  • Practice questions related to the usage of grammatical knowledge – Fill in the gaps and Error spotting helps a lot in improving grammar.
  • Candidates must read English newspapers and books on a regular basis.
  • Learning the meaning and usage of new words is crucial. Also, candidates should use Word Power Made Easy for this purpose.
  • Aspirants should practice comprehension tests that are story-based and fact-based.

South Indian Bank PO Preparation: Reasoning

The roles and responsibilities of a PO need a high level of reasoning and analytical skills. Also, candidates should be good at decision-making. These particular skills are tested in this section. Candidates can improve their analytical and reasoning skills with practice. Check some of the preparation tips to ace the Reasoning section below:

  • First, candidates must solve topics that do not need much logical thinking. Topics like Classification, Analogy, Blood Relations, etc. are high scoring, but they need to improve their speed to solve questions from these topics.
  • For more difficult topics, like Syllogism, Statement-based Questions, and Seating Arrangements candidates must understand the theory behind the concepts.
  • Candidates must go through the example problems and understand the steps involved to solve the questions.
  • Practice questions with an increasing difficulty level. Candidates must try to think critically and visualize the problems. learn to make diagrams, venn diagrams, and other methods for this purpose.
  • Candiadtes must spend more time on this section as they might find some topics a bit difficult.

South Indian Bank PO Preparation For Computer Aptitude

Knowledge of computers is a must for bank PO jobs. However, only basic knowledge of software and hardware is necessary. This section needs regular reading and revision. However, candidates need not spend hours on this section.

South Indian Bank PO Preparation: Data Analysis & Interpretation

This section will test basic Mathematical reasoning, analytical and calculation skills. Check some of the preparation tips below:

  • Although most of the Data Analysis and Interpretation questions will be based on Pie Charts, Bar Graphs, Line Graphs, etc., to solve them, candidates need to be good at calculations. So, they must brush up on their basic Mathematics of the Class 10 level.
  • Candidates should ensure they understand the various concepts of Profit and Loss, Average, Percentage, and other basic topics.
  • Memorising formulas will help candidates to solve concepts faster.
  • Solve as many practice questions as possible for each of the topics. Solve questions directly related to Data Analysis & Interpretation as well.

South Indian Bank PO Preparation: General / Economy / Banking Awareness

This section requires a lot of reading and memorizing a lot of information. The only way to finish this section is to study on a regular basis. Check some of the preparation tips below:

  • Candidates must read newspapers and magazines on a regular basis.
  • They should stay updated about all the recent development in Economy, Banking, Finance, Business, Budget, Policies & Schemes, Awards and Recognitions, etc.
  • Candidates must make notes of important points as they study.
  • It is important to stay updated with all the daily current affairs.
  • Candidates should make it a point to revise every topic they studied regularly.

FAQs regarding South Indian Bank PO Preparation 2023

Check some of the most commonly asked questions about SIB PO Preparation 2023 below.

Q: When will the South Indian Bank exam 2023 be conducted?

Ans: The Official notification regarding exam dates *is yet released by the conducting body.

Q: What are the selection stages of the South Indian Bank Exam?

Ans: The South Indian Bank has an online written test followed by a personal interview round.

Q: What is the General Awareness Syllabus for South Indian Bank?

Ans: The General Awareness syllabus includes Current Affairs, Static GK, Banking and Financial Awareness.

Q: What is the best way to crack SIB PO exam?

Ans: Candidates must refer to the best books, solve question papers, attempt mock tests, and make an effective study plan.

Q: How do I remember all the formulas during the exam?

Ans: By regularly practising, memorizing and working on mistakes will help you to remember the formulas.

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