IDBI Executive Exam 2022

Eligibility | Dates | Pattern | Syllabus

Last Updated on 23rd July, 2022

The ‘IDBI Executives’ exam is a single-stage exam conducted by the Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI). This is a common exam to recruit Executives through direct recruitment in various branches of IDBI across the nation. The official notification for the bank executive exams will be released soon by the Industrial Development Bank of India.

DBI Bank (51% shares held by Life Insurance Corporation of India) invites online applications from eligible suitable applicants for the post of Executive to be filled on contract basis at its different Branches and Offices.

Recruitments in IDBI Bank are strictly on all India basis by open competition and the Bank has not hired or authorized any agency or organization or any individual to recommend or recruit any personnel on its behalf or collect any money or commission or charges for recruitment or training or coaching, etc.

Exam Highlights
Level of Exam Graduate, National Level
Exam Medium English, Hindi
Exam Frequency Once in a year
Purpose of the Exam Recruitment of Executive for Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI)
Conducting Body Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI)

IDBI Executive Exam Eligibity Criteria 2022

  1. Nationality
  2. Applicants must be either:
    (a) a citizen of India, or
    (b) a subject of Nepal, or
    (c) a subject of Bhutan, or
    (d) a Tibetan refugee (who came over to India before 1st January 1962) with the intention of permanently settling in India or
    (e) a person of Indian origin, who have migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar (formally 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 an applicant belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) or (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. The applicant, in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the selection process conducted by IDBI Bank, but on final selection, the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate have been issued to him/ her by the Government of India.

  3. Educational Qualification
  4. i) A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. of India OR any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
    ii) Candidates should be Graduate from any discipline from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates).

  5. Age Limit
  6. The age of the candidate to appear in the IDBI Executive Exam should be minimum of 20 years and maximum of 25 years.
    However, there are age relaxations for candidates belonging to the reserved categories. They are given below in the table:
    Category Upper Age Limit
    Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 30 years
    Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 28 years
    PwBD 35 years
    Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) 30 years
    Persons ordinarily domiciled in the state of J&K during the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 30 years
    Persons affected by 1984 riots 30 years

  7. Restrictions on Attempts
  8. There is no restriction on the number of attempts in the IDBI Executive Exam until the Candidate fulfil all the required eligibility criteria.

IDBI Executive Exam Important Dates 2022

Event Date
Starting Date of Application June 3, 2022
Last Date of Application June 17, 2022
Last date for Fee Payment June 17, 2022
Date of Issuing Admit Card July 2, 2022
Starting Date of Exam July 9, 2022
Result July 23, 2022

IDBI Executive Exam Pattern 2022

Important points regarding the pattern of the exam:

  • The selection process for the post of Executive will comprise of an Online Test.
  • The IDBI Executive online exam is an objective type test that consists of three sections of Reasoning, English Language and Quantitative Aptitude, allotted equal marks (50) with a composite duration of 90 minutes.
  • After the online test, those who will qualify it will be called for the next stage of document verification and pre-recruitment medical test’ after which the final appointments will be made.

Pattern for Online Test

A composite time of 90 minutes is given for the written exam.

Sl. No. Name of the Paper/Section Nature Nos. of Questions Question Type Duration Negative Marking Marks
1 Reasoning Ability

This paper tests candidate’s reasoning ability

Merit Ranking Nature 50 Objective (Multiple Choice) 0.5 50
2 Working English Language

This paper tests candidate’s English Language

Merit Ranking Nature 50 Objective (Multiple Choice) 0.5 50
3 Quantitative Aptitude

This paper tests candidate’s quantitative aptitude

Merit Ranking Nature 50 Objective (Multiple Choice) 0.5 50
Total Marks* 150

*The total marks shown here are considered for merit ranking purposes.

IDBI Executive Exam Syllabus 2022

Syllabus for Online Test

1 Reasoning Ability

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

2 Working English Language

  • Spotting Errors
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Para Jumbles
  • Sentence Formation
  • Sentence Improvement/ Correction
  • Cloze Test

3 Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number Series
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Miscellaneous Topics
  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification / Approximation