Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2016


Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam 2016 will be held in the month of March. The application process has been concluded and candidates will soon be updated regarding exam date and LVB Admit Card. In our previous article, we notified LV Bank PO candidates on the eligibility criteria, selection and application process for upcoming recruitment examination. Here, we will specifically talk about Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2016.

Please note down all the important information which will help preparing for Bank PO Exam of Lakshmi Vilas Bank.


Understanding the Selection Criteria of Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam 2016

For recruiting Probationary Officers in Lakshmi Vilas Bank, there is a 3 stage process. The candidates need to perform exceptionally at each level.

  • Level I: Written Objective Test (CBT)
  • Level II: Group Discussion
  • Level III: Interview

Being one of the prominent banks of India, the significant number of applicants and good level of competition is expected at Level 1, which is, written test.

Since the recruitment process of Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO starts with Written Test, let us elaborate further on that.


Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme 

The written test for Lakshmi Vilas Bank Recruitment will be conducted online. The pattern of the examination is Objective MCQ based. The written examination is divided into 5 sections and section-wise denomination is as follows.

 Name of the Section  Number of Questions
 Numerical Ability  25
 Analytical Ability  25
 Verbal Ability  30
 Banking Awareness  40
 Computer/ General Knowledge  30
 Total 150

To sum up, here are all the important things you need to know regarding Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam Pattern 2016.

  • The pattern of written exam is objective.
  • The written exam will be conducted online.
  • The exam is bilingual i.e. English and Hindi.
  • The total number of questions from 5 sections is 150 Questions.
  • Total Time Duration for written exam is 90 minutes i.e. 1 Hour 30 Minutes.
  • Marking Scheme: 1/4 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

There can be sectional cutoff in Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Examination. There has been a slight change in LVB PO Exam Pattern and Syllabus.


Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus [Detailed]

Understand the Exam Syllabus of Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam 2016 carefully and prepare for each topic accordingly. Try to cover maximum topics and also improve accuracy in each of them.

Numerical Ability: Similar to most Banking Exams, problems based on quantitative and numerical ability will be a bit challenging. You can begin by revising all the basics and then move on to the application phase. The topics included in Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus for Numerical Ability are as follows.

  • Simplification
  • Average
  • Percentage
  • Investment
  • Date Interpretation
  • Time & Work
  • Area
  • Profit & Loss
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • HCF & LCM
  • Problem on Ages
  • Bar Graph
  • Pictorial Graph
  • Pie Chart
  • Time & Speed

Analytical Reasoning: You need both practice and proper technique for solving reasonign questions in LVB PO Exam. The topics included in Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus for Analytical Reasoning are as follows.

  • Reasoning
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Number Series
  • Coding And Decoding
  • Problem Solving Techniques
  • Statement
  • Comprehension Reasoning
  • Non-­Verbal Series
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Syllogistic Reasoning
  • Conclusion Type Questions
  • Arithmetic Reasoning

Verbal Ability: A good understanding of English Grammar and Strong Vocabulary is required for solving questions based on Verbal Ability. The topics included in Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Syllabus for Verbal Ability are as follows.

  • Sentence Error
  • Sentence Correction
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Fill in the Blanks

Banking Awareness: The topics around which questions are asked in Banking Awareness Section are mostly related to Basic Banking Processes, Banking Terminologies and Banking News dating back 3 months atleast.

Prepare for these topics and you will do well in this section of Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam.

Computer/ General Knowledge: The syllabus of Computer Knowledge and GK is a bit vast as compared to other sections. Here are the topics you should be concerned about.

  • Marketing
  • General Science
  • General Knowledge
  • Current affairs (National News, International News, Current Science, Important Dates, Technology, Sports, and Culture & Banking Sector)

For Computer Awareness, the important topics for Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO are as follows.

  • Basic Of Computers
  • Knowledge MS Office, mostly MS Excel/ MS Word/ MS Excel (Shortcuts)
  • Computer Organization
  • Generations Of Computer
  • Input & Output Device
  • Memory Orientation
  • Networking Terminologies
  • Modem
  • Router
  • Ethernet
  • Internet
  • Computer Abbreviations
  • Modern Day Technology
  • Computer Abbreviations

We hope this information will help you prepare for upcoming Lakshmi Vilas Bank PO Exam in a better way. The Exam Dates set for LVB Recruitment 2016 are as follows.

  • LVB Bank Clerk Exam: 19 March 2016 

  • LVB Bank PO Exam: 20 March 2016

For downloading admit card for upcoming LVB Banks, click here.


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