SIDBI specialist officer exam paper free download

SIDBI recruitment 2015 details

Small Industries development bank of India in short SIDBI is a reputed Government of India owned organization.Recently SIDBI came up with recruitment notification for Specialist officers.Important dates are mentioned below for your reference

  • Start date of online registration – 29th June 2015
  • End date of online registration – 13th July 2015
  • Cut off date for determining Age Eligibility Criteria – 29th June 2015
  • Cut off date for determining educational qualification and post-qualification experience Eligibility Criteria – 13th July 2015
  • Online written test – August 2015

You can only apply for one post.If you apply for more than one post then your candidature will be cancelled.The posts are Assistant Manager Grade A in streams (Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Security, Catering and Hospitality,Merchant Banking,Economist) , Private Secretary Grade A , Manager Grade B in streams (Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Economist).

SIDBI recruitment 2015 eligibility criteria

The educational eligibility criteria is different for different posts mentioned above.You should have required educational qualification as of 13th July 2015.In case you do not fulfill the criteria you should not apply for the post.

  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Civil Engineer) – Graduation in Civil Engineering with 60% marks.Candidates with post graduation degree in Civil will be preferred.Minimum 2 year experience in Civil construction or Civil maintenance work is required.Also working knowledge of computers and experience in preparation of tenders for civil works is expected.
  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Electrical Engineer) – Graduation in Civil Engineering with 60% marks.Candidates with post graduation degree in Civil will be preferred.Minimum 2 year experience in Electrical installation work is required.Installation work of central AC plants,Fire alarm system,CCTV,lifts,UPS,DG sets is expected.
  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Security) – Graduation and proficiency in computers.On experience side candidate should be an officer with 5 year commissioned service in Army or Navy or Air Force.
  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Catering and Hospitality) – Graduation in Hotel Management with 60% marks.Candidates should have 5 year experience in Hospitality Industry in Food & Beverage Service Department.Preference will be given to candidates with catering experience
  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Merchant Banking) – Graduation with 60% marks.Candidates with post graduation in Business Management or CFA will be preferred.Candidates should have 3 year experience in SEBI recognized category 1 merchant Banker handling issue management,Merger,Acquisition,Listing under SEBi guidelines
  • Assistant Manager Grade A (Economist) – Post Graduate degree in Economics.Candidates with hands on experience in packages like STATA (Data Analysis and Statistical software) ,SAS (Statistical Analysis System), EVIEWs will be given preference
  • Private Secretary Grade A – Graduation with 60% marks,pass in Stenography exams in English and a pass in typewriting in English.Candidates should have 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Manager Grade B (Civil Engineer) – Graduation in Civil Engineering with 60% marks.Candidates with post graduation degree in Civil will be preferred.Minimum 5 year experience in Civil construction or Civil maintenance work is required.Also working knowledge of computers and experience in preparation of tenders for civil works is expected.
  • Manager Grade B (Electrical Engineer) – Graduation in Civil Engineering with 60% marks.Candidates with post graduation degree in Civil will be preferred.Minimum 5 year experience in Electrical installation work is required.Installation work of central AC plants,Fire alarm system,CCTV,lifts,UPS,DG sets is expected.
  • Manager Grade B (Economist) – Post Graduate degree in Economics.Candidates with hands on experience in packages like STATA (Data Analysis and Statistical software) ,SAS (Statistical Analysis System), EVIEWs will be given preference.Candidates should have 2 years experience as Economist or Analyst with Financial institutions,Industry Chamber and Rating Agencies.Candidates with background in macroeconomic forecasting and analysis will be given preference

For all the posts mentioned above you should be proficient in computers.

SIDBI Specialist Officer selection process

SIDBI has different selection process for different posts.For all Grade A posts the selection process will comprise of Online written test and Interview.For the Grade B posts the selection process will have written test followed by group discussion and interview.You will have to clear minimum cutoff marks in written test to qualify for Group discussion and Interview.There will be sectional cutoff as well.

Assistant Manager and Manager (Economist)

The written test for these two posts will have below sections

  • Reasoning – Total questions 40 ,Total marks 20
  • English Language – Total questions 30 ,Total marks 15
  • General Awareness – Total questions 30 ,Total marks 15

Total time for these three sections will be 1 hour.

  • Subject Knowledge – 50 questions of 150 marks and total time will be 45 minutes

Along with above objective test there will be online descriptive test of 50 marks.The total duration will be 45 minutes.The number of questions will be 2.The questions will be essay type related to economics.

Assistant Manager (Security) and Private Secretary

The online written test will comprise of below sections and total time will be 2 hours

  • Reasoning – Total questions 50 ,Total marks 50
  • English Language – Total questions 50 ,Total marks 50
  • Quantitative Aptitude – Total questions 40 ,Total marks 40
  • General Awareness (Banking Knowledge) – Total questions 40 ,Total marks 40
  • Computer Knowledge – Total questions 20 ,Total marks 20

For other posts

For posts other than those mentioned above the sections are

  • Reasoning – Total questions 40 ,Total marks 20
  • English Language – Total questions 30 ,Total marks 15
  • General Awareness – Total questions 30 ,Total marks 15
  • Subject Knowledge – 50 questions of 150 marks and total time will be 45 minutes

The first three sections will be of 1 hour duration.As per SIDBI notification (recruitment advertisement) The written test will be bilingual that is both Hindi and English except the English part.

SIDBI Specialist Officer paper download

For better preparation of SIDBI specialist officer exam I recommend using my free mobile apps.The mobile apps have each question fully solved.The wide range of questions along with solution will help you immensely in preparation.You can also download the papers.All the questions are with detailed solution as well.You can download the papers from the links given below

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Above resources will have you in written test.After clearing the online written test you will be facing either Group discussion or Interview depending upon the post you are applying for. For Group discussion you should focus on recent Banking industry related news.Also Banking knowledge will help you in clearing both Interview as well as Group discussion.

The best way to increase your Banking industry knowledge is through my Banking App.Also I am sharing the interview tips and questions for your reference.You can also read my post on IBPS PO for more tips on Interview.I am not repeating those interview tips here.

Also the preparation material contains Interview questions along with Interview tips.But in case you want any book for preparation as well then you can use this book for SIDBI specialist exam preparation

Book in English language

Book in Hindi language

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