Vijaya Bank is a medium-sized public sector bank with their branches all over India. It is one of the nationalised banks in India. Vijaya Bank was established in Mangalore on 23rd of October,1931. It was founded by Shri. Attavar Balakrishna Shetty. Since it was established on Vijayadashmi, it was named “Vijaya Bank”. There prime objective is to promote Banking habits,saving habits,thrift and entrepreneurship among the farming community in the district of Karnataka. Vijaya Bank became a scehduled bank in 1958. The bank was finally nationalized on 15th of April,1980. The bank has been steadily growing by merging nine other smaller branches between 1963-68. Currently Vijaya Bank employs 13,700 in the bank. They have recently recruited young workforce to cope up with the changing banking scenario & to compete with the growing private sector & foreign banks functioning in the country. The bank has build a network of around f 1630 branches, 27 Regional Offices, 42 Extension Counters and 1568 ATM’s as of 31-April-2015, that span all 28 states and 4 union territories in the country.All there branches are CBS( core banking solutions) covering over 100% of the Bank’s business.
WHY JOIN VIJAYA BANK?
Now a days getting a good and secure job is really hard to find. Candidates are working in different department,but they are not satisfied with either of the staff or the salary. They want a job which is more secure than any other job and should be good for there future. So if they want all of these in front of them,they should Join Vijaya Bank. Banking sector now a days getting more advance and gives candidates a chance to shine in banking sector. Working in Vijaya bank will give them what they desire,good salary,good staff and limited time of work. They can have a easy life working in Vijaya bank. Vijaya bank provides all the employee benefits such as medical,pension and even the loan facility.
FOR PROBATIONARY OFFICER(P.O): Candidates who are applying for P.O must a graduation degree or equivalent qualification from recognized university/board.
FOR CLERK:Candidates must possess a Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
FOR MANAGER: Candidates should have a Degree from a recognized University. Candidates with 5 years commissioned service in the Army/Navy/ Air-force or a Police Officer not below the rank of Asst. Superintendent of Police / Dy. Superintendent of Police with 5 years of service / offcer of identical rank in Paramilitary forces with 5 Years’ Service.
FOR CLERK: Candidates applying for the post of clerk must be between the age of 21 to 28 years of age and not be exceeding more than that.
FOR P.O :Minimum age should be 20 years and maximum age is of 30 years. Age is relax-able for the reserved candidates as per the rules.
FOR MANAGER:Candidates who are applying for the post of manager must be between the age of 22 to 45 years of age.
FOR CHIEF MANAGER:Salary given to chief manager in Vijaya bank is very attractive and they are paid paid the basic pay ranging between Rs. 4.5 Lakh – Rs. 7.30 Lakh yearly. Chief Manager is also entitled to allowances and perks.
FOR ASSISTANT MANAGER: Salary paid to assistant manager is between Rs. 2.52 Lakh – Rs. 4.2 Lakh with an annual average of 3.36 Lakh.
SALARY OF PROBATIONARY OFFICER:
|Particulars||Tier 1 City||Tier 2 City||Tier 3 City|
|Dearness Allowance (99.99%)||Rs.14458.50||Rs.14458.50||Rs.14458.50|
|CCA (4% Max = Rs. 540)||Rs.540||Rs.375||NIL|
|HRA (Major class cities – 8.5% Other places in Area I -7.5% Other places – 6.5%)||Rs.1232.50||Rs.1087||Rs. 942.50|
SALARY OF CLERK: The salary of clerk ranges between Rs. 7,200 – Rs. 19,300 per month. Clerk is also given increments yearly and they are also entitled to several incentives as well.
WHO CAN APPLY AND HOW?
Candidates who find themselves fit for the recruitment and complete all the important procedures given by the bank can apply for the recruitment. Here are some important steps for the candidates on how to apply:
- Candidates should first visit the official website of the bank i.e www.vijayabank.com
- Then click on the latest recruitment link.
- Then click on the “new registration link”.
- Enter all your important details.
- Upload your latest passport size photograph with scanned signature.
- Complete your payment process
- Candidates can keep the application form for future proof.
The official website of the bank is www.vijayabank.com. Candidates can check all the important details regarding latest schemes and products which bank provides to all its customers. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website. Customers can apply for the loan and other fixed deposits schemes provided by the bank, Candidates can apply for the latest recruitment coming up in the bank.
HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE EXAM
Candidates who are applying for the exam must have to prepare very hard for the exam as the competition is increasing day by day. They have to mug up all the important topics which will be coming up in the exam. Here we are providing you the exam pattern,syllabus and selection process of the bank. This will help the candidates to get the insight of the examination.
Vijaya Bank Preliminary Exam Pattern
|Sr No.||Test Name||Qns.||Marks||Duration|
|1||Reasoning Ability Paper||35||35||01 hour|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude Paper||35||35|
|3||English Language Paper||30||30|
Vijaya Bank Mains exam Pattern
|Sr No.||Test Name||Qns.||Marks||Duration|
|2||General Awareness Paper||40||40|
|4 A||English Language||40||40|
|4 B||Hindi Language||40||40|
Test of Direction Sense
Problem on Age Calculation
Decision Making etc.
Non Verbal Series
Cubes and Dice
Grouping Identical Figures
Embedded Figures etc
This section judges quantitative and mathematical skills of the candidate.
Ratio and Proportions
Time and Distance
Time and Work
Profit and Loss
Simple and Compound Interest
Mensuration (2D and 3D)
The candidates are gauged on the language abilities and understanding of English grammar in this section.
Subject Verb Agreement
Fill in the Blanks with Modals, Articles etc
Answering questions based on Unseen Passages
This section tests the candidate on their awareness of the world around them.
Current Affairs (National and International)
Major Financial/Economic News
Budget and Five Year Plans
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected through the process of online examination followed by group discussion and then final interview.
WHERE TO GET THE STUDY MATERIAL
Candidates who are applying or have applied must need some books and matter which is good enough for them to clear the examination. Candidates can find previous year sample papers from the official website of the bank. Candidates can also download the PDF’s from various sources from the internet. Here we are providing you the list of some books which is easily available in the super market near you.
Best Books for English Reasoning
- Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey
- Logical and Analytical Reasoning by R. Gupta’s
- A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal
- Analytical & Logical Reasoning by B.S Siwali
- Non Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal
- A Modern Approach to verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal
- Reasoning & Aptitude 2013 by Nem Singh
- Test of Reasoning by Jaikishan, Premkishan
- A New approach to reasoning verbal and non-verbal by BS Siwali, Indu Sijwal
Best Books for Quantitative aptitude
- Quantitative aptitude by R.S Aggarwal
- Quantitative aptitude by Abhijit Guha
- General Aptitude by G K P
- Quantitative aptitude and Reasoning by R.V Praveen
- Quantitative aptitude by Kashyap Trivedi, Chirag Trivedi
- Quantitative aptitude by P.Gupta
Best Books for General awareness
- General awareness 2013 by Manohar Pandey
- 3rd Activity Book by Dreamland
- Business General Awareness by L N Koli
- General Banking and Economic Awareness by Kiran Prakashan
- General awareness basic banking & Financial Issues by Gautam Majumdar
- General awareness Kit by Bright Ps
Best Books for Computer knowledge
- Computer Networks by Andrew S. Tanenbaum
- Computer Architecture by JL Hennessy
- Computer Networking by Keith W. Ross, james F. Kurose
- The art of Computer Programming by Donald E.Knuth
- Computer Fundamentals by Pradeep Sinha, Priti Sinha
- Computer Oranization and design by David A. Patterson, John L.
- The Elements of Computer Systems by Noam Nisan, Shimon, Schocken
- Computer Organization by Carl Hamacher, Zvonko Vranesic, Safwat Zaky
- How to solve it by Computer by R.G Dromey
- Data and Computer Communications by William Stallings
TOP COACHING INSTITUTES FOR BANKING EXAMS IN INDIA
|Rank||Name of Centres||City/Location||Website|
|1||Cerebrum Institute,||Vijay Nagar, Delhi||www.cerebrumm.com|
|2||Vidya Guru||Near Tilak Nagar Metro Station, Prem Nagar, New Delhi,||www.vidyaguru.in|
|3||We Shine Academy||4(8B) Rangaswamy Street,, (Near Adayar Bhavan)Pudhuvai Nagar West, Chromepet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600044||weshineacademy.com|
|4||NAM Institute (Test Preparations ),||South Ex 1, Delhi||www.namedu.org|
|5||Triumphant Institute of Management Private Limited||Delhi||www.time4education.com|
|6||Career Launcher,||Connaught Place, Delhi||www.careerlauncher.com|
|7||National Institute For Competitive Studies,||Munirka, Delhi||www.nifcs.co.in|
|8||National School of Banking,||Rohini, Delhi||nsbindia.net|
|9||IMS Learning Resources Pvt. Ltd.,||Connaught Place, Delhi||www.imsindia.com|
|10||Cambridge Institute of Professional Studies,||Rohini, Delhi||www.calinstitute.co.in|
|11||Dhruvathare IAS academy||1082/9, 1st floor Srinivasa Prasanna complex, Triveni Road, Yeshwantpur, Bangalore||Dhruvatharearadhya@gmail.com (EMAIL)|
|12||Talent Sprint Educational Services Ltd||121/24, 2nd floor, Keshava Krupa building, 1330th cross road, 7th main Jaya Nagar, 4th block, Bangalore-560011||www.talentsprint.com|
Candidates can download the admit card from the official website of the bank 10 days before the exam. Here are some steps to download the admit card:
- Click on the official website of the bank.
- Click on the admit card link.
- Enter your roll no and password given on the admit card.
- Then click on the print option given there.
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