VENUE- Bank of India Staff College, Noida Sec 62
TIME & DATE- 8.30 AM (23rd Jan 2016)
INTERVIEW STARTED- 1.30 PM
Friends, hope you all are good and preparing hard for your interview. As I am one of the silent reader of bankersadda hence, generally I don’t waste my time on chatting in this group. But I want to share my interview experience with you all coz it’ll help someone in near future.
My interview started at around 1.30 pm coz I am the 22 nd candidate in my panel. The panel consist 4 Male Members and 1 Female Member. So my interview goes like this:
ME: May I come in sir..
PANEL: Yes Plz come.
ME: Good Morning Mam .Good Morning Sir
PANEL: Good Morning ..Please sit..
ME: Thank u Sir,
PANEL: So PKM tell me from which college you are?
ME: Answered in short form.
PANEL: So what is the full name of your college?
PANEL: Is it state university/ Govt funded?
ME: Answered yes sir
PANEL: So how much percentage you got in your Btech?
ME: Sir, actually in my college CPI system is there, so we don’t get percentage. but instead of this I got XYZ CPI , which will be multiplied by 10 and converted into percentage.(Satisfied)
PANEL: So in how much area your college spread?
ME: It is in 265 acres.
PANEL: Ok,aap kha se ho? aur apne aap ko kaise update rkhte ho?
PANEL: Aajkal indian economy mei kya chal rha hai?
ME: Sir indian economy abhi STAGFLATION se guzar rhi hai.. it means ki INFLATION with UNEMPLOYMENT.. and give some examples.
PANEL: Accha toh ye btao MODI G unemployment ko rokne k liye kya kar rhe hain?
ME: Answered ki Sir.. some days ago, an initiative has been taken by the govt to boost the entrepreneurs i.e. STAND UP INDIA.
PANEL: Achha jaldi se kuch uske points btaiye?
ME: Answered with full confidence coz for this topic I have prepared well ,3-4 points btate hi interrupt kiya.
PANEL: Iske alawa koi aur scheme, jaise make in india?
ME: Answered everything about make in India.
PANEL: Then fir aap jobseeker kyu ban rhe hain, why not job provider?
ME: Sir, after BTech every parents want that his/her child should be placed and I also want that ki mai apni family ko support karu. and also there is so many issues are there to start a company.
PANEL: Appreciated ..say GOOD.
PANEL: What is the biggest stress in banking industry?
ME: Answered ki sir pehli problem ye hai ki PSB k employees lethargic ho gye hain coz I have faced some situation and secondly the biggest problem is NPA.
PANEL: Then aap bhi yha aake lethargic ho jayenge?
ME: No MAM,I have a young blood so i will never been a lazy person and also change is the universal truth , so I want to change this laziness type of attitude.
PANEL: Ok Then NPA k baare me kuch batao,kaise kam karenge?
ME: Answered using the concept of CCC— CHARACTER.CAPABILITY.CAPACITY…everybody satisfied.
PANEL: With each other ki aur kuch puchna hai… sbne bola nhi.. bas..and said THANKU PKM.
ME: THANKU SIR…
THATS ALL Friends…Hope for best…and friends don’t loose your confidence while you are sitting in waiting room and enjoy every moment from doc verification to interview…ALL THE BEST and CHAK DE PHATTE..
Name : Siddhant Srivastava ( From – Bihar )
Venue : Noida
Date : 23/01/2016
My Reporting time was – 8:30 AM
My Interview Started by – 11:15 AM
The panel was of 5 Member ( 1 Female + 4 male – Left to Right – F1, M1 ,M2, M3, M4)
Me : May I come in Sir? ( As I could see only one of the panel members through the door )
M4 : Invited me in … ( I was standing by the side of the chair – They saw me standing and said all together to have a seat )
F1 : Please mention your graduation, 12th, 10th details with percentage and also about your family …
Me : I said I have done my 10th from ICSE Board, UP with 67%, 12th from CBSE Board, Bihar with 69% and I am graduated as B.E in Computer Science with 85% – Gold Medalist also about my family details ..
(There was a silence for 30 secs or so … I was looking at all member’s face hoping anyone would cross-question or ask Something )
M2 : Your father has business in bihar or delhi ?
M2 : Did you got placed in any of the companies during your campus placement drives ?
Me : Sir, I got placed in 4 out of 5 companies I sat for in campus drives .. appeared in them due to college compulsion ..But didn’t joined them since I had made my mind for banking since my 4th year in engineering ( No cross questions related to this … no one even asked detailed explanation )
M2 : What is your age ?
Me : 22
M2 : Have you done some coaching like Mahendra, career power etc ??
Me : Sir, I prefer to study from different sources on internet
M2 : So you are a internet savvy ?
Me : Yes, Sir
M2 : So what kind of questions are generally asked to Engineers .. you might have searched about it .. Even I do … 😛
Me : Sir, u might ask me about basics of computers such as VSAT, Modem, networking related ( smiles all over )
M2 : What have you prepared for interview ?
Me : Sir, Basic banking terminologies
M2 : Do you have any idea about various current news? Do you go through them ?
Me : Yes Sir
M2 : Ok, You tell me some news …
Me : Sir, I have studied about the effect of chinese yuan’s inclusion in SDR basket and its effect of Indian Economy … Current devaluation of yuan and its effect on Indian Economy … Fiscal Deficit and measures to control it … ( later I related to it the importance of Gold schemes ).. and I named few more … ( By this point I knew they haven’t asked me any questions .. and I wanted to score some points .. so I chose complicated topics … which I had studied properly …
M2 : Explain them …
Me : Which one sir ??
M2 : All of them start from SDR basket inclusion …
Me : Then I told him the positive effects of yuan’s inclusion in SDR basket on Indian Economy … negative effect that yuan’s devaluation will have … Fiscal deficit .. definition and then relating it to the gold scheme … ( How decreasing gold imports could improve fiscal deficit if this scheme works properly ) … ( But I really did it quick … I just gave direct important points … direct answers )
M2 : You are a good candidate … confident, Loud and Bold Voice …
( During the whole Interview … No one else asked questions except M2 … Interview lasted for about 10 mins … M1 was going to ask something but his question was interrupted by M2 somewhere between the interview… Overall I don’t know how my interview went .. because they didn’t asked me questions and that’s what is worrying me … They offered me a drink of Apple Juice … Although I politely tried to deny it 2-3 times but .. M4 insisted to take it .. its an energiser … 😛 .. I drank it in one shot .. they were smiling 😛 )
All The Best !!!!