Time management in IBPS and other jobs exams

IBPS PO and clerk is one of the easiest exams but still still students finds it very difficult to succeed. Most of the candidates finds to difficult to manage time and unable to attempt questions which can be solved in no time.

1. Attempt reasoning section at last

Reasoning is the most difficult section of IBPS and other job exams. Cutoff of this section remain low but candidates waste their time in attempting all questions of this section. Most of times examiner place this section in front of question booklet. I suggest to attempt this section at last. Try to to learn the "Question Skipping" technique, never waste your limited time in attempting difficult questions. As every question carries equal marks so try to attempt easy questions. Surprisingly 80% of the questions are very easy and can be solved in fraction of seconds.

2. Never divide time equally among all sections

Normally there are four sections in IBPS exams, but quantitative aptitude section takes more time relatively. Where as English, General awareness and computer section takes relatively less time. You can devote 15 minutes more to each Quantitative and reasoning sections. It is wise to devote more time to quantitative aptitude as this is the most scoring section of exam.

3. Use shortcuts 

Try to learn shortcut techniques while solving quantitative aptitude questions. Go to Buy Books and Study notes sections to get material to learn these techniques shortcut techniques. I also started shortcut techniques series, so stay updated.

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  1. Kindly, guide us the exact distribution of time with priority out of 120 minutes and 5 sections.
    Also minimum questions to be attended in all sections.

    1. Start with your strongest section.
      Quantitative - attempt max 35 questions in 40 mins
      Reasoning - attempt max 30 questions in 35 mins
      English attempt as many as you can in 20 mins
      Attempt as many questions as you can in Banking awareness and computer section in remaining time.

  2. my qualification is M.Sc. i want to get good marks in english &general awareness. what should i do for that.in first time ibps i got 144 out of 250. second time i failed in computer section. it is my third attempt ibps 2013. what is the safe score for general category. please give some tips to get good score .i hope you will send some previous papers to my mail.kbhavya429@gmail.com

  3. sir my score is 113 in RRB SCALE 1 from MP AND OBC PLEASE REPLY

  4. i gave ibps cwe clerk exam on 1st dec, i did 28 que of reasoning, 22 que of maths, 28 of eng, 28 computer and 21 of gk, i did so mch hard work for this exam, but unfortunately i didn't do well in gk section as i only prepared onnly current affairs for this section.... pls guide me what topics to study for gk so tht i could prepared it good as well.verma.sahil651@gmail.com is my gmail id pls pls pls pls guide me regarding this....

  5. provide shortcut method as soon as possible.... thank you soooo much for ur previous yrs quest papers very very helpful i was searching it for quite a lon tym

  6. Sir,I m from Kerala, pls send previous questionpapers of SBI clerk and PO exams.My id is sreelekshmis321@gmail.com

  7. Sir I m MSC passed and preparing for ibps bank po examination . plz send me previous years questions papers on my id noopuru@gmail.com.

  8. I too need previous year ibps po question papers.pls send me the same to my id shammysebastian9 @gmail.com

  9. Sir, I Need all the materials regarding IBPS PO , Pls guide me to get the PO, I attended IBPS PO last month, but I am not sure of getting that, because I applied and attended without guidance, so pls guide me to get PO in senthilsbbs@gmail.com


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