Our reader Abhishek shared interview experience that he had during IBPS PO Interview Experience. You can learn from his experience and find a way for yourself as well in the upcoming days.
Name: ABHISHEK SRIVASTAVA
Qualifications : Btech( Mechanical Engineering)
Date: 3rd Feb 2018
Time: 8:30 am
Venue: Hotel Grand JBR, Lucknow
Reached the location at 8 am. Document Verification followed by biometric, everything went smoothly. I was allloted no. 11 in the interview sequence.
At 11am my turn came.I entered the room with a gentle smile and seeked permission and thanked.
Total members: 5 (4 M and 1 F)
Good morning Ma’am and Good morning sir(eye contact with each panel member)
M1: introduce yourself ( family background, qualifications, and
M1: Do you play any national sport?Since you have good personality,
you must be a Footballer!
Me: Thanks for the compliment sir but I don’t play national sport
though I am fond of Cricket.
M2: By your appearance you seem to be working somewhere!( discussing
among themselves that I have got a dominant personality)
Me: I have worked in a Tech support company that I got through campus placement.
M3: Why did you leave?
Answed my reasons!
M1: What have you come prepared in banking? I have tried to cover
almost everything, you may ask and I’ll try answering.
M1: Types of cheques?
F1: Elaborate bearer and order cheque and what do those transverse
M2: IFSC,RTGS and NEFT??
Answered with confidence.
M1: What is Endorsement?
M3: Why is the cabin of a manager kept separate?
Elaborated but they were expecting some other response.
M4: IBPS stands for?
Very confidently answered Institute of Banking Personnel Selection.
M1: Why is your preferred bank different from the bank in which you
hold your savings a/c?
My preference is Allahabad Bank since it is the oldest joint stock
bank( 150years old), it’s tagline fascinates me.
M1: If you have any issues with the bank what step you take?
Told about Banking Ombudsman scheme.
M2: What did you observe on the notice board while your last visit in a bank?
Business hours, various schemes etc
Ok thank you, we are done with you!
Overall a very good experience. I inferred that few qualities such as confidence, basic banking awareness, how you carry yourself etc matter!
All the best to all aspirants!
THANK YOU Abhishek for sharing your Interview Experience with us