Our reader Sriram 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: SRIRAM SHARMA.
Date: 3rd Feb, 2018.
Venue: Tagore public school, Jaipur
Nodal: Bank of Baroda
Time: 8:30 am
I reached just at time, and document verification took a while. till 10:00 am, i had finished my document check, then they called me for the interview. so here how it went.
I entered the room wishing everyone good morning. There were 4 male and 1 female, who sat quietly throughout the interview, didn’t say a word. Asked them for permission to sit. I said thank you sir
Disclaimer: Complete interview was in hindi. fasten your seat belts for …something different.
M2: Banking hatke, is tagline of which bank?
Me: i dont know sir, sorry.
M3: What is JAM trinity?
Me: Sorry sir , i never heard of it.(well, it is abbreviation of Jan dhan, Aadhaar and Mobile, govt. tools for financial inclusion)
M3: Who established UCO bank?
Me: I don’t know sir, sorry.
M2: Your name is sriram? is there any famous personality you know by this name?
Me: Yes sir, pandit shree ram sharma acharya?
M4: Who was he?
Me: Sir he was the founder of shantikunj, and established gayatri pariwar (awgp..google who don’t know).
M4: Where is shantikunj?
M4: Who is currently managing it?
Me: Sir shree pranav pandya ji.
M4: Is pranav pandya ji , shree ram acharya ji’s son, or son-in-law?
Me: Sir son-in-law.
M4: Then what is the name of shree ram acharya ji’s daughter?
Me: Sir , i don’t know.
M4: Brahmkumaris headquarter?
Me: I don’t know sir, sorry.
M2: Ever heard of shreeram vidyarthi?
Me: I explained again about pandit shreeram sharma acharya, dumb me, so M4 interrupted me saying, “aap abhi tak shreeram ji k khayalon me hi khoye hein? bahar nhi nikle?”
me: Sorry sir i don’t know.
M3: There was river dispute in south awhile ago. between which states?
Me: Sir Karnataka and tamilnadu.
M3: Where does the river originates?
Me: Sir it originates from maharashtra, and goes to bengal ki khadi.(they didn’t ask for river name, i didn’t bother to tell them, coz i was not sure whether it was krishna or kaveri)
M3: What was the dispute?
Me: Sir Karnataka was saying that river is flowing through their state so they must use the water first, and then leftover would be given to Tamilnadu, which is obviously not sufficient for Tamilnadu. so..fighting sir.
M2: What are the main nutrients in soil?
Me: Nitrogen , phosphorus , zinc
M2: No, no, only main
Me: Sir its NPZ like nitrogen phosphorus and zinc
M2: Its not NPZ, Z is not main, what is it?
Me: Sorry sir.(it was NPK= nitrogen phosphorus potassium)
M2: What is used when nitrogen is less in soil?
Me: Sorry sir, i don’t know much about agriculture( well, now i know, you can use urea, compost, or can harvest peas which can grow in such soil)
M2: Agri is main sector in our economy . you should know about it.
Me: You are right sir.
M2: Where is communist party?
Me: (What??, i don’t know, maybe i know) sir in West Bengal.
Me: I don’t know where else it is sir.( well, communist party is in west bengal, in kerala, in north eastern states, google some)
M3: What is fdi limit in defence?
Me: Its 100% in manufacturing, while other than manufacturing, 49% through automatic path, and beyond that, govt. permission is required.( it was a guess among so many fdi limits, later i checked that i was right, what??)
M2: You can go now.
Me: Thank you sir
Just this, and yes M1 didn’t even bother to ask me anything. no budget, no davos speech modi ji gave recently, no hardcore softcore banking terms, nothing. surprises awaits you. are you ready??
THANK YOU Sriram for sharing your Interview Experience with us!!!!!!!!!!!