Bank coaching

T.I.M.E Kottayam is the best bank coaching centre not only in Kottayam but also in entire South Kerala with excellent results year after year. Every year hundreds of our students are getting qualified and placed in various reputed Nationalised or Private Banks.



IBPS CWE PO/MT – VI Notification Out !

IBPS has released the notification for the sixth PO/MT CWE (CWE PO/MT -VI) for recruitment of PO/MTs (GBO) in 20 Public Sector Banks.

IBPS has made some changes in the scheme of Main Examination. The following points are worth noting.

  • Each section of Main Examination is separately timed. There is no change in number of questions and maximum marks allotted when compared to that of IBPS V.
  • Duration of Main Exam is increased to 140 minutes from 120 minutes.
  • Tentative number of PO posts is 8822 ( About 40% less than the number announced last year under CWE PO V)


1. Important dates:
Dates of Online Preliminary Examination – 16.10.2016, 22.10.2016, 23.10.2016
Dates of Online Main Examination – 20.11.2016
Online registration window – 26.07.2016 to 13.08.2016
Online payment of fees – 26.07.2016 to 13.08.2016
Download of Call letter for Prelim – 23.09.2016 to 08.10.2016
Other dates :
Declaration of result of Preliminary Examination – November 2016
Declaration of result of Main Examination – Dec 2016
Conduct of Interview – January / Feb 2017
Allotment – April 2017

2. Eligibility Criteria: (a) Age(As on 01-07-2016) – Min 20 years and Max 30 Years (Relaxation for reserved categories as per rules)
(b) Min educational qualification (As on 13-08-2016)- Degree with in any discipline from a recognized University.

(3) Structure of Examination (ONLINE):
(a) Pattern of Exam:
i.Preliminary Examination:

S.No Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 1 hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
TOTAL 100 100

ii. Main Examination:

S. No Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1 Reasoning 50 50 40 Minutes
2 English Language 40 40 30 Minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 40 Minutes
4 General Awareness ( with special ref to Banking Industry) 40 40 20 Minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 20 20 10 Minutes
TOTAL 200 200 140 Minutes

(b) Interview: Candidates who have been short listed in Main Examination will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations. Interviews will be conducted at select centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the short listed candidates in the call letter. Candidates are required to download their interview call letters

(c) Interview Marks : The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview is 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates). The weightage (ratio) of CWE ( Main Exam) and interview will be 80:20.

(4) How to apply:
Candidates can apply online only from 26.07.2016 to 13.08.2016 and no other mode of application will be accepted. The fee can be paid in ONLINE mode or OFFLINE mode

(5) Application fees / Intimation charges:
(a) Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. (b) Rs. 600 /- for all others

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Highlights of T.I.M.E.’s training programme for Bank coaching :

The classes :

  • About 360 hours of extensive class room teaching
  • Basics / concepts of each topic covered in detail, before working out the exercise.
  • Chapter-wise tests , after the basics and exercise have been completed.
  • Regular Doubt-clearing sessions with personal attention
  • Revision classes – during the course as well as after the completion of portion
  • Experienced and dedicated team of faculty members, who have been acknowledged as the best by students.

The Course Material for bank coaching :

  • Comprehensive Study Material , both for class room coaching and take home packages (for practice at home)
  • Study Material Booklets covering all the test areas – Quant, Reasoning, English Language, Computers, General Awareness and Marketing Aptitude ( for SBI ).
  • Individual Practice Exercises and Test papers for ample practice
  • Updated material according to latest IBPS / SBI patterns

Comprehensive Tests / Mock Papers :

  • Large number of Mock papers on the pattern of IBPS, CWE & SBI ( PO & Clerical ), including All India Mock Bank PO / Clerical
  • All India comparative performance for All India Mocks – Toppers list, Question-wise analysis, Section-wise analysis , Number of -right & wrong….etc

Other Special features :

  • Special session on Test Taking Strategies for PO & Clerical during the Bank coaching period.
  • Extensive web-based support in the form of Student Home page.
  • Regular updates on General Awareness on the Student Home page
  • Well-stocked reference library is available for our bank coaching students.
  • Rigorous training for Interviews / Group Discussions after getting calls from banks.