Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. So, IBPS Clerk is coming up next and we received plenty of request and suggestions to provide a Study Plan for IBPS Clerk 2015. So here is the Study Plan for IBPS Clerk 2015 Preliminary Exam.
Quantitative Aptitude: For IBPS Clerk Prelims Quantitative Aptitude, you need to practice a lot of Simplifications. The time is less, so there will be plenty of calculations which will test your time management skills as well as calculation ability. For this, Simplification and Approximations are the perfect tool.
On the other hand, Data Interpretation needs to be practiced but not the PO level ones. Questions based on Time and Work, Time and Distance, Profit & Loss, Ages, Compound & Simple Interest are Important. For these chapters, you need to focus on speed and calculations.
Time management is the key. So practice Simplifications at least an hour regularly.
Keep an eye on your speed, do the problems from each chapters and write down the time taken. This will help you keep a track of your speed and analyse how much are you improving.
English: Comprehension will be the key to unlock maximum marks in English. To ace comprehension, you need to read a lot. Every time you visit a News Website, read articles and write down the time taken. Do this several times to achieve a desired speed which will boost up your confidence level before your exam.
Grammar is important when it comes to Sentence Improvement and Fill in the Blanks as well as Cloze Test. So, learn the basic grammars and those who have already done that, just keep practicing.
Go through the Editorials of The Hindu, The NY Times, Economic Times and Business Standard news papers. Whenever you find some word, just write it down. It will rapidly increase your stock of words.
Reasoning: For Reasoning, one must practice plenty of Puzzles and Seating Arrangements. Puzzles test your time management skills which is the sole purpose of Prelims. So, you need to focus on moderate levels of Puzzles and Seating Arrangements.
On the other hand, focus on Syllogisms and Direction Tests, Blood Relation problems and Coding Decoding. Two hours of regular reason practice will lift up your confidence and help you score maximum at the speed of light.
Time Management is the key, so focus and maintain a time chart. Write down how many problems you are solving in 10 minutes, then make it 20 minutes. This way you will be seeing how are you performing in the long run (i.e. 60 minutes).
Study Smart and Work Hard. All the best.
May the Force be with You.