My turn came at 11 AM.
I entered the room with a gentle smile and sought permission and thanked them.
Total Members: 5 (4 Males and 1 Female)
Good morning Ma’am and Good morning Sirs’
(eye contact with each panel member)
M1: Introduce Yourself (Family Background, Qualifications and Extracurricular activities)
M1: Do you play any National Sport? Since you have good Personality, you must be a Footballer!
Me: Thanks for the compliment sir but I don’t play National Sport though I am fond of Cricket.
M2: By your appearance you seem to be working somewhere! (discussing among themselves that I have got a dominant personality)
Me: I have worked in a Tech Support Company that I got through my Campus Placement.
M3: Why did you leave?
Me: Answered my reasons!
M1: What have you come prepared in Banking section?
Me: I have tried to cover almost everything, you may ask and I’ll try answering.
M1: Types of Cheques?
F1: Elaborate Bearer and Order Cheque and What do those transverse lines indicate?
M2: IFSC, RTGS and NEFT?
Me: Answered with confidence.
M1: What is Endorsement?
M3: Why is the cabin of a Manager kept separate?
Me: Elaborated but they were expecting some other response.
M4: IBPS stands for?
Me: Very confidently answered ‘Institute of Banking Personnel Selection’.
M1: Why is your preferred bank different from the bank in which you hold your savings a/c?
Me: My preference is Allahabad Bank since it is the oldest Joint Stock Bank (150 years old) and it’s Tagline fascinates me.
M1: If you have any issues with the bank, what step would you take?
Me: Told about Banking Ombudsman Scheme.
M2: What did you observe on the Notice Board while your last visit in a Bank?
Me: Business Hours, Various Schemes etc.
Ok Thank You, we are done with you!