Intelligence Bureau Recruitment Exam 2014 for selection of Security Assistants has already been announced, although the date has not been...
Intelligence Bureau Recruitment Exam 2014 for selection of Security Assistants has already been announced, although the date has not been finalized. How do you prepare for this exam? This blog post is aimed towards helping you to prepare for IB Security Assistant exam with prep materials – the sample papers & books along with a discussion on the exam pattern.
If you had not applied for these Security Assistant positions in IB but have not done so far, please go through my previous blog article titled: IB Security Assistant Recruitment 2014 Notification, Eligibility & Forms, which tells you how to apply for this exam.
Let us begin this article with an analysis of the exam pattern of IB Security Assistants.
IB Security Assistant exam pattern:
IB has not said much about what would be the pattern of its Objective type written exam, other than that it would have 100 marks and contain sections on General Knowledge, Current awareness, Aptitude, Reasoning, General arithmetic and English. This exam format is very similar to bank clerk exams which have following test sections:
1.0 GK & Current awareness.
3.0 Numerical Aptitude.
4.0 English language.
Each of these four test sections usually have about 50 questions, each question weighing 1 mark.
After you are short listed on the basis of above IB Objective type written exam for Security Assistants, you have to appear in Local language test (50 marks) and Interview (50 marks).
IB Security Assistant exam papers:
I had searched on the net for previous years exam/ sample papers for this exam. But I could not find any authentic exam papers. In absence of the limited internet resources, I would advise you to study for each test section separately. You can take help of sample papers for exams with similar test sections as: IB ACIO Exam pattern, Sample papers & Books as well as SBI Clerk Exam pattern, Sample papers & Books.
Prep Books for IB Security Assistant exam:
I could find following books by RPH publishers on the net for IB Security Assistant Exam. These books are available in most of the bookstores, but you can also order them online by clicking the links below, from Flipkart.com which offers huge discounts upto 10%, apart from free shipping/postage in India if the order exceeds Rs. 500/=. You can choose to pay through Credit Card/Debit Card/Internet Banking. In some locations, you can also choose to pay through “Cash-on-Delivery” i.e. you pay in cash only when the same is delivered at your doorstep.
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Hindi Prep Books for IB Security Assistant exam:
IB-Security Assistant Guide (Hindi) By RPH Editorial Board
List Price: Rs.95, Offer Price: Rs.90, Discount: Rs. 5 (5%)
IB—Security Assistant/Jr. Intelligence Officer Exam Guide (Hindi) By RPH Editorial Board
List Price: Rs.230, Offer Price: Rs.214, Discount: Rs. 16 (7%).
Hope with above prep materials for IB Security Assistant helps you to prepare well for the exam. As said, as the materials available on the net for this exam is very less, you have to take help of the guide/prep books given above. Meanwhile, I would also look out for more study materials and post the same here as and when I find them. So keep visiting me!