5 Mistake to Avoid During IBPS SO Exam Preparation

IBPS SO recruitment is an opportunity for those who want to make their career in banking sector. Specialist Officer is a Scale 1 Level post in banks.

Candidates who want to qualify this exam must have to give their best as the difficulty level of IBPS SO Exam will be higher.

Here in this blog, we will try to aware you with those common mistakes that candidates need to avoid while preparing for the exam.

We know that you only got a few hours in a day for study, but it will not take too much time to read this blog.

So, try to read the complete blog as it is written for the benefit of aspirants who are preparing for IBPS SO Exam.



5 Mistake to Avoid During IBPS SO Exam Preparation.


If you want to score well in IBPS SO Exam, then its essential to avoid the below mentioned mistakes at preparation time.



Mistake 1 – Being Choosy While Preparing for Exam


There is a tendency in every individual to start from the section which is the strongest and enjoyed while studying.

But doing this can be payable to you.  You cannot be good in only a single section to crack the IBPS SO Exam.

As there are four important sections – English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and General Awareness. You must have to give an equal response to all these sections.

If you are in good in any of these sections that keep it on hold and try to cover the other sections at first.



Mistake 2 – Not Doing Real Time Practice


May be candidates are preparing strategically for IBPS SO Exam. But are you preparing as per the time allotted for the exam?

There are many aspirants who got good command over the topics which are scoring but due to lack of proper speed of attempting questions then becomes unsuccessful to attempt good total number of questions.

To avoid this, you should try a stopwatch to count the time that you are consuming for each topic. It will give you a fair idea that how much time you need to give for a single topic in the exam.



Mistake 3 – Lack of Consistency in Preparation


Many of aspirants quite excited while starting the preparation of IBPS SO Exam but after a few days that excitement fades away and the consistency of preparation also breaks down.

Many times, candidates not able to go with the flow of study due to some extra activate in their daily schedule. This leads in breaking down the consistency of study. This can make you forget what you had ready at all previous days.

Aspirants should always try to keep consistent preparation throughout to maintain the study flow.



Mistake 4 – Lake of Self-Formed Strategies for Preparation


Aspirants are always in search of different strategies to adopt for a good IBPS SO Preparation. They contact their teachers, mentors, IBPS SO Qualified students and also search on google for tips. This can be creating a dilemma for the aspirants to choose one of the provided strategies to follow.

You need not to consult all of these. Just Keep practicing according to your own suitability. Try to make your own strategies for preparation.



Mistake 5 – Not Having Last Minute Tips for the Exam


You must have some last minutes preparation strategies before appearing in the exam. Following last-minute tips is the best way to evaluate yourself for the exam.

Preparing in the right direction in the last few days before the exam is the perfect way to end up your IBPS SO Preparation. Many candidates never follows this and at last day of preparation becomes stressful and nervous due to fear of not getting what they wanted in the level of preparation.


So, these are the mistakes that most of the aspirants do while preparing for the IBPS SO Exam. We tried to aware you with these mistakes so that you should not repeat them.

If you have any query regarding this, feel free to ask through the comments’ box.


Happy Study!!










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