JK Bank PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern – Section-wise list of topics

Jammu & Kashmir Bank (JK Bank) has recently released the detailed JK Bank notification for the recruitment of 350 Probationary officers and 1500 Banking Associates in their branches across the country. The online application started on 2nd July 2020. The aspirants will now get deeply engrossed with their preparations owing to a good competition given there are more vacancies this time. To start off with your preparations the most important thing is being aware of the exam pattern and JK Bank PO syllabus & Exam Pattern

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JK BANK PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Before having a look at the JK Bank PO Syllabus & Exam pattern, lets take a quick look at the JK Bank PO Prelims Exam date.

JK Bank PO Prelims Exam Date 2020

JK Bank has released an update for the download of admit card of JK Bank PO Prelims 2020. Candidates can download their admit card after 11th Nov here. The exam dates as announced by JK Bank are –

JK Bank Exam Category Exam Date
Probationary Officer  (Prelims) 25th, 27th, 28th, 29th November 2020, and 1st December 2020.
Banking Associate To be updated soon

1. JK Bank PO Exam Pattern

The JK Bank will be conducting an online exam for the recruitment of the probationary officers which will be 3-phase exam:

1.1 JK Bank PO Exam Pattern – Prelims

The JK Bank PO Prelims Exam pattern consist of 3 sections. The details of No. of Questions asked, Marks and Duration for each section are given in the following table:

Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100  

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1.2 JK Bank PO Exam Pattern – Mains

The JK Bank PO Mains Exam pattern consist of 4 sections. The details of No. of Questions asked, Marks and Duration for each section are given in the following table:

Name of Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes
General English 40 40 35 Minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Minutes
Total 190 200 160 Minutes

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2. JK Bank PO Syllabus – Topics to Cover

After understanding the JK Bank PO Exam pattern, now is the time to have a look at JK Bank PO Exam syllabus for both Prelims & Main Exam:

2.1 JK Bank PO Syllabus for General English

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO English Syllabus

  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Articles
  • Cloze Test
  • Comprehension
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Error Correction
  • Error Spotting
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms and Phrases                            
  • Joining Sentences
  • Parts of Speech
  • Sentence Improvement and Correction 
  • Spelling Test
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Tenses

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2.2 JK Bank Syllabus for Reasoning

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO Reasoning Syllabus

  • Assertions and Reasoning 
  • Blood relations
  • Circular Seating Arrangements 
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Cubes and Dice                    
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Distance and directions
  • Input-Output
  • Linear Seating Arrangements 
  • Order and Ranking
  • Puzzles
  • Series – Alphabetical and Alphanumeric
  • Statements and arguments
  • Syllogism

2.3 JK Bank Syllabus for Quantitative Ability

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Average
  • Age Problems
  • Boats and Stream
  • Clock and Calendar Problems
  • Decimal and Fractions
  • DI – Line Graph, Pie Chart and Bar Graph
  • Indices and  Surds
  • C.M and H.C.F
  • Mensuration
  • Mixture and Allegations
  •       Number Series            
  • Partnerships
  • Percentage
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Probability
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Simple and Compound Interest                          
  • Simplification
  • Square root, Cube root
  • Time and Work
  • Time, Distance and Speed
  • Volume and Surface Area

2.4 JK Bank Syllabus for General Awareness

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO General Awareness Syllabus

  • Indian polity and Governance
  • Science and Technology
  • Scientific and General Abbreviations
  • International Issues
  • Sports and Games
  • History – India and World
  • Social Science
  • Current National and International Events
  • Geography
  • Countries, Capitals, and Currencies
  • Policies and Laws Related to Banking
  • Everyday Science and General Science
  • Culture and Heritage
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Important Days
  • Awards and Honours
  • Indian Constitution
  • Books and Authors
  • History of Banks

2.5 JK Bank Syllabus for Financial Awareness

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO Financial Awareness Syllabus

  • Economics and Finance
  • Bank Rates, KYC, Bank Abbreviations.
  • Financial Institutions of India
  • Reserve bank of India and its Roles
  • Indian Budget
  • Banking and Economic Appointments
  • Budget
  • Economic Policies and Schemes of Government

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2.6 JK Bank PO Syllabus for Computer Ability

Following is the list of all topics covered under JK Bank PO Computer Ability Syllabus

  • DBMS
  • Full form of Technical Terms
  • Networking and Protocols
  • Flowchart
  • Logic gates
  • Basic terms of Hardware and Software
  • Computer Programmes
  • Commands
  • Basic logical questions on the routine operation of computers
  • computer languages
  • Basic Conversion, etc. 

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4. JK Bank Exam Pattern & Syllabus – FAQs

Q1. What is the Selection process of JK Bank PO Recruitment?

Ans: JK Bank PO selection process has 3 phases -: Prelims, Mains & Interview. Any aspirant who wants to get selected as a probationary officer in JK Bank would need to clear all 3 stages.

Q2. Does JK Bank Syllabus available with Exam Pattern?

Ans: Yes, Both JK Bank PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern are mentioned above. They are also available in the official notification.

Q3. Is there any negative marking in JK Bank Exam?

Ans: Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in JK Bank PO exam.

Q4. When is the JK Bank PO Prelims Exam scheduled to be conducted?

Ans: As per the latest JK Bank PO exam date notification, the Prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted on 25th, 27th, 28th, 29th November 2020, and 1st December 2020.

That is all from us is this blog for JK Bank PO Syllabus. Keep visiting this space for JK Bank PO Admit Card updates, Mock Tests, Free Quizzes, Study Materials, E-books, etc. All the best for your exam preparation


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