Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is all set to conduct the Online Common Written Examination for recruitment of Probationary Officers in Public Sector Banks. The Common written examination round the corner and will be held on 11 October 2014, 12 October 2014, 18 October 2014, 19 October 2014, 01 November 2014, and 02 November 2014.
The aspirant for the examination should follow some tips and strategies that will boost up their confidence level and smooth their last minute preparation can be better than ever. The banking team of Jagranjosh.com has arrived in with few time management tips that can help you to be more accurate with your preparations. Some tips are mentioned below:
More and More Practice
If you are willing to crack through the written exam of IBPS PO, you need to have a strict look at your watch. You can’t let a second go waste. There are 200 questions overall that needs to get solved in 120 minutes which makes the job a real tough one. You would get less than a minute’s time to solve a particular question. Hence, you need to start practicing today while keeping a watch beside you, counting the time that you take to finish your practice sets. Some of the papers like Reasoning and Numerical Ability take more time to solve and thus a proper adjustment should be made in the time given to these questions while you are practicing, so that you can perform the same while giving the examination.
Venue should be reached before 30 minutes
It is very essential for candidates to reach the examination venue before time. Try to reach the place 30 minutes prior to the time the examination. This will help you to avoid all kind of discomfort and problems that may arise while transportation. It is advisable for the appearing candidates to visit the examination center a day before the examination so that you can get an idea about the exact location of the exam center.
Document to Carry
Keep all necessary documents- Candidates should keep in mind to carry all the necessary documents with them at the time of examination. Voter card, admit card, pencil box are such items that need to be brought by you into the examination hall. Voter Card is an important document that will keep you away from all the problems that can arise regarding your identity.
Take a quick glance
Candidate should have a quick glance at the topics and the questions that are given in question paper. Do not take much time to take an overview of the question paper. This process will help you to count on the time that you need to solve each section of the question paper.
Proper Time Division
Candidates should divide the time as per difficulty level of questions. The allotment of the time for every section is necessary. This will help the candidates to manage the time for each section. They can avoid the circumstances of falling shortage of time. Even in some cases time gets well managed and there is left over time for revising the answer sheet.
Revision of Answer
After completing the question paper and answering all the known questions, you should check the answer sheet thoroughly. Revising the answer sheet can help you fetch the wrong answers, if any. You can immediately change it as negative marking is applicable in the examination. Try to avoid answering those questions you are not sure of.