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List of Upcoming Bank Exams 2019
Prelims: December 29 and 30
Mains: January – 27 January
Prelims: January 30
Mains: March – 02
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PO Prelims: 24th Feb
Banking Associate: 22nd, 23rd & 24th Feb
Every year, lakhs of candidates attempt the bank entrance examinations and give their best shot to score well. It’s important for these candidates to choose the right study material and books for their preparation.
Here is a list of some of the best books for banking exams-
- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by R.S Aggarwal
This is one of the most popular books among students preparing for competitive examinations.
It’s an all-inclusive book containing more than 5000 solved questions, easy to remember formulae, topic wise solved examples and, previous year question papers. This book is useful for a number of competitive examinations- SBI-PO, RBI exams, MBA, GMAT, CAT, IBPS, Bank-PO, UPSC, Railway Recruitment board, and many others.
- Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
Popular since its first release, this book is a necessary have for all candidates who want to ace the English section in any competitive exam. This well-written book acts a powerful vocabulary-building tool.
Candidates can use this book to strengthen their grammar basics and enhance their written and verbal communication skills. They can also evaluate themselves by using the exercises and quizzes given at the end of the chapters.
- High School English Grammar and Composition by Wren and Martin
Being one of the most comprehensive books for English grammar, this book is extensively used by English learners of all levels.
The book covers topics such as Conjunctions, Direct and Indirect Speech, Sentence composition, usage of Nouns, Pronouns, comparison of Adverbs, and many others.
- A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Aggarwal
Written by one of the highly experienced authors, this book is necessary for anyone who wants to improve their reasoning abilities.
The book covers topics like series completion, analogy, pattern completion, statement-assumptions, assertion and reason, blood relations, coding and decoding, classification, data sufficiency, cubes and dice, logical Venn diagrams, alphabet test, direction sense test, and many others.
- Guide to Banking General Awareness and Banking Aptitude Test by RPH Editorial board
This is an ideal book and it’s important for banking aspirants who do not possess the knowledge about various aspects of banking.
Stock exchange, mutual funds, Reserve Bank of India, banking terminology and concepts, and E-banking are just a few of the several important topics covered in this book.
- Objective Computer Awareness by Arihant publication
This is a comprehensive book for candidates preparing for competitive examinations. The book covers crucial topics such as computer architecture, operating system, computer software, computer database, memory, input and output devices, and data representation.
It also has chapter wise exercise questions and model test papers that can be used by candidates to evaluate themselves.
- Current Affairs by Dhankar Publication
This book is extremely useful for candidates who want to boost their general knowledge on important national and international events, economy-related issues, and everything important taking place all around the globe.
- Magical Book on Quicker Maths by M. Tyra
This book is extremely useful for cracking questions in the Mathematics section of competitive exams using a fast and error-free process.
The book consists of clear and detailed explanations for several mathematical topics, derivation, formulae and solved questions from the past competitive examinations.
- Objective Marketing Aptitude by Arihant publication
This is an important book for candidates who aspire to crack IBPS PO, SBI PO, and many other clerical and bank PO examinations easily.
The book consists of chapters on consumer behavior, branding, packaging, market segmentation, introduction to marketing, and many others.
- Banking Awareness by B.K Publications
It’s a great book to learn all the essentials of the banking sector such as the financial markets in India, RBI, Commercial banks, financial inclusion and microfinance, Venture Capital, Banker-Customer relationship, E-commerce, and many other topics. We hope that this list helps you to score well in your next bank exam.
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