IDBI Executive Exam Analysis

By: Admin | Posted on: Jun 16, 2020


IDBI Executive Exam

IDBI Executive notification will be released every year in the time of Jan or Feb. Last year IDBI recruitment notification was released with a total of 300 Executive Vacancies. The online application for the IDBI Executive will be active on the same day after the notification is released.


What is the Industrial Development Bank Of India?

IDBI Bank is an Indian government-owned financial service company, also known as the Industrial Development Bank of India with headquarters in Mumbai, India. It was established in 1964 by an Act of Parliament to provide credit and other financial facilities for the development of the Indian industry. The Bank is controlled by the Government Of India. It is currently the 10th largest development bank in the world in terms of reach, with 3700 ATMs, 1995 branches, including one overseas branch at Dubai, and 1382 centers. In this article, we gonna see about the IDBI Executive exam and their eligibility and how to prepare for that Exam.

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Eligibility Criteria for IDBI Executive:


Age Limit:

Candidates who have a minimum age of 20 years and a maximum of 25 years can apply for it.  

Age Relaxation

  • Relaxation of 5 (five) years for SC/ST Candidates

  • Age Relaxation of 3 (three) years  for OBC Candidates

  • 10 years for Persons with benchmark disabilities


  1. a citizen of India

  2. a subject of Nepal

  3. a subject of Bhutan

  4. a refugee from Tibet who came to India with the intention of permanently settling here.

Educational  Qualification:

  • A Degree from a University recognized by the Govt. of India
  • Candidates should be a Graduate from any recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks.


Selection Procedure of IDBI Executive

  • The selection will be completely based on the marks obtained in the online test.

  • After the Medical fitness test and verification of the eligibility, the candidate's final selection will be done 

  • There won’t be an Interview for the IDBI Executives Recruitment 2020.


IDBI Executive Salary:

The average IDBI Bank Executive salary is typically Rs20,252/- per month. The salary of the Executive of IDBI Bank can range from Rs17,919/- to Rs21,03/-

Candidates can join as an executive in IDBI, after working for three years in the same role. They might get promoted to Assistant Manager after fulfilling the requirements as given by the bank. 


IDBI Exam Pattern

The duration of the exam is 90 Mins, below are the various topics covered in the IDBI Executive exams

Name of Subject

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Reasoning Ability



English Language



Quantitative Aptitude







Your Role as an Executive in IDBI:

         There are two types of Executive posts in IDBI.

Teller Service Executive(TSE): 

  • Handle cash counter

  • Maintain ATM cash

  • Cash remittance

Customer Service Executive(CSE):

  • Cheque clearance

  • Updating contact details

  • Clear bank suspense accounts

  • Meet sale targets

  • Assist the Assistant Manager


Preparation Tips To Crack IDBI Executive Exam:

Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Data Analysis, and Interpretation are the main areas to focus on for the preparation. Here are some tips to get strong in it!!


1. Quantitative Aptitude:

Topics: Number SeriesData Interpretation, Quadratic Equations, Miscellaneous Topics, Simplification / Approximation and etc.

           The trick to scoring marks in the Quantitative Aptitude Section is to attempt the questions on Quadratic Equations, Simplification, and Approximation first and then going for Number Series. After having attempted all questions from Quantitative Aptitude efficiently, go for Data Interpretation. The remaining few questions will be based on miscellaneous topics like CI & SI, Time and Work, etc. Attempt those other topics first which you are good at. Try to cover each and every question by reading them so that the maximum number of questions are attempted.


2. Logical Reasoning, Data Analysis, and Interpretation:

Topics: Seating Arrangement, Input-Output, Data Sufficiency, Logical Reasoning,  Puzzles, Inequality, Syllogism, Miscellaneous - Blood Relations, Direction based problems, order and ranking, alphanumeric series, etc.

                  The easy way to score logical reasoning and other topics are to attend maximum number questions in minimum time. Start with the questions that are not in the form of puzzles, you can choose to start with the questions based on inequalities, direction and distance, alphanumeric series, and other random topics. Then try to start solving puzzles that appear easy and proceed with ones that are moderate and difficult puzzles in a similar way.


3. English Language Section:             

Topics: Spotting Errors, Sentence Improvement/ Correction, Para Jumbles, Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Sentence Formation, etc.

                    The trick for scoring in the English section can differ from one person to another depending on the candidate’s strengths and weaknesses. If you are strong at vocab and reading then you should attempt the reading comprehension first and then proceed with Cloze Test and similar other topics like Para Jumbles, Error Detection, etc. But if you are strong at grammar, try to attempt Comprehension in the end. The comprehension also should be attempted in a way that questions based on vocab/phrases are attempted first and then the questions that need a long process through the paragraphs are done with.


4. General Awareness Section:

  Prepare for this section with Newspapers that contain daily affairs relating to economics, banks Etc. Reading current affairs makes you score in this section.


Last Minute Preparation:

  • Make Proper Study Plan

  • Time Management

  • Focus On Previous Year Question Papers

  • Avoid Pressure

  • Revise Each Topic as many time as possible

  • Practice Mock Tests.


For the unlimited practice of Aptitude and current Affairs refer to our Quiz section.


The IDBI Executive Exam is easy to clear compared to other competitive Exams. As this Exam contains only aptitude kind of questions. But you need to practice hard because these exams are based on time and without practice, you can’t able to complete the exam within the time. You should know all the shortcut methods, especially for the Quantitative part. Smart work needs to be done during the exam. 



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