Bank of India is one of the leading banks in India. This month on 10.04.2017, it has released an official recruitment notification regarding the requirement of officers in junior and middle scale. You can fill the application form between 20.04.2017 to 05.05.2017

Here you will get details of how to prepare for Bank Of India Recruitment 2017 – For Scale I, II Officers.

The total number of posts are 670. The detailed distribution of the vacancy is as follow:

Name of the Post Scale Category wise distribution of vacancies Age as on 10.04.2017
SC ST OBC GEN Total HI VI OC Min. Max.
Officer- Credit JMGS-I 45 37 75 113 270 12 2 2 21 30
Manager MMGS-II 68 33 111 188 400 4 4 4 23 35
TOTAL 113 70 186 301 670 16 6 6

Before filling the form, please go through the eligibility criteria for same. You can only apply through online mode as no other mode is acceptable for it. The application procedure involves three steps:

  1. Application Registration
  2. Payment of fees
  3. Uploading of Photograph and Signature

The selection procedure online test and personal interview. The syllabus for online examination includes:

Subject Maximum marks Duration
English language 50 Composite Time of 120 min
General awareness with special reference to banking industry 50
Financial management 50

BOI Recruitment Preparation – Exam Syllabus

To prepare for these subjects, the syllabus is required but the detailed syllabus for the test is not given by bank, so you need to take help of previous papers to guess the syllabus. A few points that are taken into account to project the syllabus are as follows:

  • The test will be designed to determine merit for eligible candidates to the post of officer in Bank of India.
  • Syllabus is such that it is suitable for eligible candidates who have complete B.Com and MBA / other relevant programmes that have been mentioned in the eligibility.

The most probable syllabus for these subjects are as follows:


  • Comprehension
  • Verb
  • Articles
  • Tenses
  • Adverb
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Correction
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Synonyms & Antonyms etc.

General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry

  • As in notice, it is specifically mentioned that the general awareness question related to banking industry will be given more importance. So you need to give preference to Economy, Banking and Finance related news while preparing for it. Except that Current Affairs – National & International and related general awareness subject can help you in it.

In the online examination, there is negative marking; 0.25 of the mark will be deducted as penalty for wrong answers. The candidate who will clear online examination will be called for personal interview according to the merit list.

The bank has not given any date for the exam yet. So start preparing for it from today only. Bank will inform about the examination date soon. So stay tuned with us to get latest updates.

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