Expected Interview Questions:

It is not enough to have solid answers only for the below questions but you

Need to be prepared for the full spectrum of questions that may be presented.

  1. Tell me about yourself. (Even Qs related to your name/place can be expected if your name/place has prominence )
  2. Why did you choose this career?
  3. Tell us about your education?
  4. When did you decide on Banking career?
  5. Aren’t you over qualified for this position?
  6. How will your professional knowledge be helpful in the Banking career?
  7. Do you have any plans for further education?
  8. Do you have any actual work experience?
  9. What have you been doing after graduation?
  10. Why are you leaving your current position? ( for working professionals)
  11. What other career options do you have?
  12. What goals do you have in your career?
  13. How do you plan to achieve these goals?
  14. What do you know about banking?
  15. What is a Bank?
  16. Why do you want to work in the Banking industry?
  17. What do you know about our company? (Should have an idea about important products from various banks, tag lines etc…)
  18. Why are you interested in our company?
  19. Why don’t you join some private company?
  20. How is your professional knowledge useful for our organization?
  21. Why should I hire you?
  22. What will you do if you get a better offer?
  23.  Who is your role model?
  24. What are your short-term goals?
  25. What is your long-term objective?
  26. Where do you see yourself, five years from now?
  27. What is your greatest strength?
  28. What is your weakness
  29. What are your hobbies?
  30. Tell us about your extracurricular activities.
  31. Q’s related to your achievements?
  32. Are you a team player?
  33. Do you handle pressure well?
  34. Do you have any location preferences?
  35. Will you relocate?

You must thoroughly prepare on inputs given in your bio data form (Before submitting the Bio-Data form do take a Photostat copy of the same)


  1. Who is the Governor of RBI/chairman of SBI?
  2. Who are the deputy governors of RBI?
  3. What are the basics of Monetary policy?
  4. What are the functions of RBI?
  5. What are the important products or schemes launched by various banks recently?
  6. How is your professional knowledge going to be useful for the bank?
  7. What is CBS?
  8. CORE stands for?
  9. What is ‘Green Channel’?
  11. IMPS
  12. Any Ideas to improve Banking services…?
  13. What is Plastic currency?
  14. What is an ATM?
  15. What is a Debit card & a Credit card..?
  16. Different types of A/Cs and their features?
  17. What is a fixed deposit? (min and max periods for the same.)
  18. TDR/STDR?
  19. What is a gift card?
  20. What is Dubai Crisis?
  21. What is subprime crisis?
  22. What is repo rate?
  23. What is Reverse repo?
  24. What is Bank rate?
  25. What is SLR?
  26. What is CRR?
  27. What is Call money rate?
  28. What is prime lending rate?
  29. What is e-commerce?
  30. What is m-commerce?
  31. What is marketing?
  32. What is an NPA?
  33. SAFRAESI Act
  34. What are NBFCs?
  35.  Online Banking?
  36. Mobile Banking