All Government Jobs ,All Entrance Exams in India – Best Reference Books for General Studies for IAS Prelims 2013

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All Entrance Exams in India – Best reference Books for General Studies for IAS Prelims 2013/UPSC Preliminary Examinations:-


Hey.,My dear young & dynamic aspirants of IAS 2013/UPSC 2013?


Are you ready to take up the challenges as most exciting INDIAN ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES(IAS) through UPSC recruitment ?


If it so, here is the information to your ready referance towards the best Referance Books for the preparation of GENERAL STUDIES for IAS PRELIMS/UPSC Preliminary examinations 2013.


With the support of those books ,we wish you  to get easy easy success in  IAS PRELIMS 2013.


please have a look into the following.


Top Reference Books For GENERAL STUDIES for IAS/UPSC preliminary examinations 2013:-


1. Indian History – India Struggle for Independence by Bipin Chandra; NCERT Books ( XI & XII )
2. Geography – Spectrum
3. Indian Polity – Constitution of India by Bakshi
4. Indian Economy – Plus One, Plus Two Books, Pratiyogita Darpan
5. General Science – Tata Mc Graw Hill Guide
6. Mental Ability – Quantitative Apitude by R.S. Aggarwal
7. Current Affairs – Some magazines and Newspapers


i. The Hindu/The Times of India
ii. Frontline
iii. Civil Service Chronicle
iv. Chanakya
v. Competition WIZARD
vi. Civil Services Chronical


8. Guides


1. Tata Mc Graw Hill
2. Spectrum
3. Unique


All Government Jobs /All Entrance Exams in India/Topic Wise References On General Studies for IAS Prelims 2013:-


Books on Indian History & Culture:
NCERT (+ 2 level) — Ancient India, Medieval India, Modern India.
Publication Division : Gazetteer of India (Vol 2 : History & Culture)
Gandhi Nehru Tagore & Ambedkar — Gopal Krishna
Bipin Chandra – Modern India
A.C.Banerjee – History of Modern India Raghavan Aiyer — Mahatma Gandhi


Books on Geography:
NCERT : Physical Geography of India for X – XII Std
A Good School Atlas
Sharma & Cotinho : Economic and Commercial Geography of India.
Khullar : India- A Comprehnsive Geography
Charles Farro : General Principles of World Geography
Charles Farro : Monsoon Asia Reports published by Centre for Science and Enviornment And Tata Energy Research Institute
National journal – Kurukshetra, Yojana etc.
Down to earth


Books on Indian Economy:
NCERT (+1 level)—Evolution of Indian Economy(I C Dhingra).
Mishra & Puri or Dutt & Sundaram – Indian Economy
Economic Survey
The Economic Times,Business Standard


Books on Social and National Issues :
Social Problem – Ram Ahuja
Social Welfare Magazine – Published by ministry of social welfare
IIPa Journal


Books on Indian Polity:
NCERT (+1 level)—Indian Political System
N.L. Madan : Bhartiya Rajya Vyavastha
D.D. Basu—Indian Constitution
Kashyap—Constitution of India
Publication Division—Subhash C. Kashyap : Our Parliament
P.M. Bakshi—Indian Constitution
Our Constitution : Subhash C. kashyap
Perspective on Constitution : S.C. Kashyap
Frontline Magazine
IIPa Journal


Books on Science & Technology:
NCERT : (10 level) : Science, (+2 level) : Biology.
Popular Science Series (CSIR)
Reports Of the Ministry of Science and Technology Yojana
Science Reporter
Science and Technology in India – Spectrum




Books on Statistics:
(NCERT +1 level) Elementary Statistics
S.C.Gupta : Statistical Methods


Books on India and the World :
Journal of peace Studies
World Focus
Strategic Analysis
South Asian Journal


Other Books for General Studies:
1. India Year Book latest
2. One competitive Magazine
3. Guides like Tata Mc Graw Hill, Spectrum or Unique For General Reference 4. The Pearson General Studies Manual


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Bank Jobs in 2013 – IBPS Bank PO exam 2013 -SBI PO Selection

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 Bank Jobs 2013 – Recruitment of Probationary Officers(POs)

     All Government Jobs  2013/Govt Jobs In Banking Sector

Hey..My dear warriors !

Are you all waiting  for Government Jobs In India 2013 ?

Are you the contestants of white-collar Bank jobs 2013?

Are you ready to step into Govt Jobs for 2013 through various Bank Job Recruitment ?

Then Be Ready… to take a jump to Bank Jobs in India 2013.

Nice… please follow the details of IBPS Bank PO Exam 2013 as under.

Banking exams and Career :

The banks conduct exams for the following cadres of positions :

    1. Bank Probationary Officers (PO)

2.Bank Clerks or Probationary Clerks

3.Bank Specialist Officers (SO)

 Attracting career as Bank Probationary Officer (PO):

A Probationary Officer’s post is the entry to the most coveted managerial positions in the banking industry. A P.O. starts as a trainee officer in the Junior Management Grade Service (JMGS) of the bank and can rise to the highest grades of the bank in his career becoming a General Manager, a Director or even the Chairman of the Bank.

Needless to say, a Bank PO’s position is seen with tremendous respect in the society as it secures a life long opportunity to grow, prosper and serve the society in a senior and responsible position in the Banking industry. And, therefore, every Bank P.O. Exam attracts lakhs of talented graduates, post-graduates and professionals to compete for a few hundred or thousand vacancies notified by the banks.

IBPS Bank PO exam 2013:-

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection – IBPS conduct Common Written Examination (CWE) for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer in the Public Sector Banks.

IBPS PO Exam Participating Banks:-

IBPS PO Exam 2013 Eligibility:

I. Nationality / Citizenship:-

A candidate must be either –
(i) a Citizen of India or
(ii) a subject of Nepal or
(iii) a subject of Bhutan or
(iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
(v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka,

East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Age limits:-

Minimum: 20 Years Maximum: 30 Years

Relaxation of Upper age limit

1 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2 Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3 Persons With Disabilities 10 years

Educational Qualification:-

A degree in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.

IBPS PO Exam 2013 Pattern / Syllabus:

Written Examination Structure:-

Name of Tests (Objective) – No. of Questions – Maximum Marks

Composite Time of 150 minutes

Reasoning – 50 Questions –  50 Marks

English Language 50 Questions –  25 Marks

Quantitative Aptitude – 50 Questions –  50 Marks

General Awareness (with special reference to Banking Industry) – 50 Questions –  50 Marks

Computer Knowledge – 50 Questions –  50 Marks

Descriptive Paper on English Composition (Essay, Precis, Letter Writing etc) – 25 Marks – 60 Minutes

Total No. Of Questions – 250

Total Marks :- 250

Marking Scheme:-

There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Test. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If for any question a candidate gives more than one answer, it will be treated as wrong even if one of the given answers happens to be right and there will be the same penalty of 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question deducted as penalty. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

Standardized Scores:-

The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates will further be converted into standardized scores following Linear Conversion Method. If the total for a test is in fraction, the marks obtained will be rounded off to the nearest integer, i.e. if fraction exceeds by 0.50 or more, it will be rounded off to next higher integer.

Cuttoff Score:-

Each candidate will have to secure a minimum standardized score in each of the tests to qualify in the written examination and to be considered for vacancies in the participating banks. The cut-off points will be decided based on the average (Average – ¼ Standard Deviation for General category candidates and Average – ¾ Standard Deviation for Reserved Category candidates).

CWE Score Card:-

IBPS will print the Score Cards for each of the qualifying candidates and will send the same by Registered/ Speed post to each candidate at the correspondence address specified in his/ her online application.

Validity of CWE Score Card:-

The scores awarded to candidates, who qualify in CWE-PO/MT-II, will be valid for one year from the date of issuance of the scorecard and will be considered for recruitment exercises during that period. Candidates who have been declared as qualified in the previous CWE (I) are also permitted to apply, if they wish to improve their scores and/or keep the scores valid for a further period of 1 year from the date of issuance of scorecards of this CWE (CWE-PO/MT-II).

IBPS PO Exam 2012-2013 Important Dates:-

Start date for Online Registration 09.03.2012
Online Payment of Application Fees 09.03.2012 to 30.03.2012
(both dates inclusive)
Offline Payment of Application Fees 12.03.2012 to 07.04.2012
(both dates inclusive)
Last date for Online Registration 30.03.2012
Last date for Editing (prior to submission of
online application) Application Details 01.04.2012
Download of Call letter for Written Examination After 04.06.2012
Tentative Date of Written Examination 17.06.2012

         SBI PO( Probationary Officers) Exam 2013 :-


(A) Essential Academic Qualifications : Graduation in any discipline from a recognised College / University
(B) Age Limit : As on 01.06.2011  Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.06.2011 i.e candidates must  have been born not earlier than 02.06.1981 and not later than 01.06.1990 (both days inclusive)

Relaxation in the Upper Age Limit to Reserved category candidates Upper age is relaxable by

(1) 3 years in the case of OBC candidates.
(2) 5 years in the case of : i) SC/ST candidates. ii) Ex-servicemen (including Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers) who have rendered at least five years continuous Military Service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or /on account of physical disability or have been released on account of physical disability attributable to Military Service or on invalidment iii) Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir between 1st January, 1980 and 31st December, 1989.
(3) 10 years for VH/OH (Gen); 13 years for VH/OH (OBC) and 15 years for VH/OH (SC/ST) candidates.

SBI PO Exam 2013 Patterm / syllabus:-

(a) Phase-I – Written Examination : Combined duration 3 Hrs. (Objective & Descriptive Type Tests — Max. Marks – 250)

The duration of objective type test will be 2 hours max. marks 200 and will consist of :

i) Test of English Language (Grammer, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc.)
ii) Test of General Awareness, Marketing & Computers
iii) Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation
iv) Test of Reasoning (High Level)

The duration of descriptive type test will be 1 hour max. marks – 50 and the test will be of “Test of English Language (Comprehension, short precis, letter writing & essay)” Descriptive test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who are adequately high in percentile ranking in each of all the four objective tests and have scored overall aggregate 40% and above in case of General category and aggregate 35% and above in case SC/ST/OBC/PWD category. The qualifying marks for descriptive test will also be overall aggregate 40% for General category and overall aggregate 35% for SC/ST/OBC/ PWD category. The merit list of written examination will be based on the aggregate of the marks obtained by the candidates in objective and descriptive tests.

(b) Phase-II : Group Discussion & Interview :

Max Marks – 50 (GD – 20, Interview – 30)

The aggregate marks of objective and descriptive test will be arranged in descending order and the candidate who have qualified in both the written tests will be called for group discussion and interview depending upon the vacancies in each category, subject to maximum of 3 times of the vacancies.

Government jobs in india /All govtjobs: Recruitment For Branch Manager In Repco Home Finance – Chennai

Repco Home Finance

Government jobs in india/govt jobs/all govt jobs :

Recruitment For Branch Manager In Repco Home Finance – Chennai

Name of the Government Organization : Repco Home Finance Limited

Address: 2 nd Floor, North Wing Karumuttu Centre New No. 634, Anna Salai Nandanam
Postal Code: 600 035
City Chennai

Post : Branch Manager

Pay Scale: CTC starting from Rs.5.50 lakhs per annum. Experienced candidate would be compensated suitably as per market norms.
Educational Requirements: Any Graduation from a UGC recognized university. Graduates from Open University will not be considered. Post graduation & professional qualification/ CAIIB to be given additional weightage
Qualifications: Fluency in Kannada besides English is must
Experience Requirements: . Minimum 5 years of experience in retail credit / marketing of financial products / branch operations in banks/ HFCs/FIs
No of Post: 01
How To Apply: Eligible candidates are requested to apply only as per the enclosed bio-data format (along with NOC if applicable). Applications sent in any other format will not be considered. Applications in a sealed envelope super-scribing the Post Code shall be forwarded to the address as given below by post to reach the addressee on or before November 03, 2012:
The Executive Director
Repco Home Finance Limited
2nd Floor, North Wing
Karumuttu Centre
New No. 634, Anna Salai
Nandanam, Chennai- 600 035.
Last Date: November 03, 2012
Age Limit: 32 Years

Government jobs in india /All govtjobs:Junior Research Fellow Jobs In Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) – Bareilly

Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI)

Government jobs in india/govt jobs/all govt jobs :

Junior Research Fellow Jobs In Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) – Bareilly

Name of the Government Organization : Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI)

Postal Code: 243122
City Bareilly
State U.P.

Post : Junior Research Fellow

Pay Scale: Rs. 12000.00 or 16000.00 per month plus HRA
Educational Requirements: M.V.Sc./M.Tech./MSc degree in Biotechnology/Biochemistry/ Microbiology/Immunology/Life Science or relevant basic sciences with NET/GATE or equivalent qualification.
Experience Requirements: 1. Chemical synthesis of peptides and their characterization 2. Molecular biology techniques such as gene cloning and expression 3. Immunological techniques like ELISA etc. 4. Handling of laboratory animals, collection of blood from laboratory animals.
No of Post: 01
Duration of the project: Three years
How To Apply: Candidates attending interview should bring a copy of biodata, original certificates and marksheets and two passport size photographs. The applicants may submit a copy of their biodata in advance by post or by mail.
Date of Interview: 30th October, 2012 at 10.00 AM
Age Limit: 35 years (relaxation for women and SC/ST/OBC candidates as per Govt. of India norms).

Government jobs in india /All govtjobs:Management Trainee ( Marketing), Jobs In Handicrafts & Handlooms Exports Corporation of India Ltd – Noida

The Handicrafts & Handlooms Exports Corporation of India Ltd

Government jobs in india/govt jobs/all govt jobs :

Management Trainee ( Marketing), Jobs In Handicrafts & Handlooms Exports Corporation of India Ltd – Noida

Name of the Government Organization : Handicrafts and Handlooms Exports Corporation of India Ltd

Address: Udyog Marg
Postal Code: 201301
City Noida
State Uttar Pradesh

Post : Management Trainee ( Marketing)

Pay Scale: Rs.20,000/- p.m. for First Year + TA/DA as per rules and Rs.25,000/- p.m. for Second Year + TA/DA as per rules
Educational Requirements: Graduate in Textiles/Handlooms/Fashion Designing/Accessories/ Printing/Designing with 60% and above marks
Qualifications: MBA or PG Diploma equivalent to MBA awarded by a UGC recognized University in Retailing/Marketing/International Trade & Business with 60% and above marks.
How To Apply: 1) Applications should be submitted strictly as per the prescribed format which can be downloaded from

2) Applications by E-MAIL and also apply on line in the prescribed format. by clicking the below link


Last Date: 17th October 2012
Age Limit: Upto 28 years with relaxation in case of reserved categories as per rules.

Government jobs in india /All govtjobs:Govt Jobs For Marketing Executives In Cent Bank Home Finance Ltd. – Different Branches(India)

Cent Bank Home Finance Ltd.

Government jobs in india/govt jobs/all govt jobs :

Govt Jobs For Marketing Executives In Cent Bank Home Finance Ltd. – Different Branches(India)

Name of the Government Organization : CENT BANK HOME FINANCE LTD

Post : Marketing Executives

Employment Type: Contractual basis
Educational Requirements: The person should have a minimum qualification of graduation in any dicipline with preferably certificate/Diploma in the field of marketing and must possess the knowledge of computers.
Experience Requirements: The person having the experience of marketing from reputed concerns/ HFCs including Private Sector Banks will be preferred.
Desired Skills: Good marketing skills with good morale character
How To Apply: The interested candidiates may submit their applications in the precribed format and submit in person or by post in sealed envelops at the respective Branch office addresses.
Last Date: 2nd Nov. 2012.
Age Limit: 21 years to 35 years.

Government jobs in india /All govtjobs:Govt Jobs For North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) In Lady Doctor– Jorhat

North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST)

Government jobs in india/govt jobs/all govt jobs :

Govt Jobs For  North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) In Lady Doctor– Jorhat

Name of the Government Organization : CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology

Postal Code: 785006
City Jorhat
State Assam

Post : Lady Doctor

Pay Scale: Fixed honorarium Rs. 7360/- per hour, per day, per month i.e. total Rs. 22,080 per month (for 3 hours service).
Educational Requirements: Minimum M.B.B.S. with not less than fifteen years practicing experience
No of Post: 01
How To Apply: Applications (supported by attested copies of all the certificates and testimonials) on prescribed format should reach the Administrative Officer(O), North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat, P.O RRL,Jorhat, Assam-785006, on or before 11th Nov. 2012.
Last Date: 11/11/2012
Age Limit: The upper age limit for Part-time Doctor is 60 years as on 11.11.2012
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