SIDBI Grade A Exam – FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

SIDBI (Small Industries Development Bank of India) has released its notification for the recruitment for the post of Assistant Manager (Grade A- General Stream)Oliveboard brings you some important details regarding the exam which are most frequently asked by the aspirants.

Q- I have a Master’s degree. Can I apply for the exam?

A- Yes. Anyone with a Bachelor/Master’s degree in any stream from a recognized Indian University/Institution is allowed to apply.

Q- Is there any age limit?

A- Yes. The age limit is 21-28 years. Candidate born not earlier than 22/12/1987 and not later than 21/12/1994 (both days including) are only eligible to apply.

Q- Is there any requirement for educational qualification?

A- Yes. You need a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in any stream, in either of the two qualifications.

Q- How many vacancies are there?

A- There are 100 vacancies, out of which 42 are unreserved.

Q- What is the salary which I can expect if I get selected ?

A- Rs. 36,000 approx. per month

Q- When is the last date to apply?

A- The last date to apply is January 11th 2016. The Exam will be conducted on January 24th, 2016.

Q- What is the syllabus and the pattern of the exam?

A- There will be 6 sections- Quantitative Aptitude (50 questions), Reasoning Aptitude (50 Questions), General Awareness (40 questions), English language (40 questions) and Computer Awareness (20 questions). You will get 2 hours to solve these questions. The next section will be ‘English language and Drafting Ability Test’ comprising of one Essay Writing (35 marks) and one Business letter writing (15 Marks). You will get 45 minutes to solve these questions.

Q- What is the marking pattern? Is there any negative markings?

A- Each question will carry 1 mark for the first 5 sections and 1/4th of a mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. The ‘English language and Drafting Ability Test’ will be of 50 marks. Hence, the exam will be of total 250 Marks.

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