GUEST LECTURE ON PROFESSIONAL CAREER IN BANKING and FINANCIAL SECTOR
With a view to provide exposure to the students in the area of banking andfinance, Department of BBA & B.COM, organized a guest lecture on“Professional Career in Banking and Financial Sector” on 15 th October, 2019for the students of B.Com (H) final year. The lecture was delivered by Mr.Daya Dhar Raj Srivastava (Retired Senior Management Professional, SBI).The lecture basically focused on the opportunities to work in different fields ofbanking sector. He mentioned that there are basically four benefits to choosejob in banking sector viz. security, salary, LFC Facility and Learning Curve.There are various opportunities to work in different banking fields like BranchBanking, Retail Banking, Administration, Credit Management, Agri Banking,Corporate Banking, Project Finance, Foreign Exchange, Deputation toSubsidiaries, Deputation to Govt. Departments, Foreign Postings andMandatory Assignments. According to him, Banking Sector conduct thefollowing exams to get a job in the bank:
State Bank of India Probationary Officer Exam
IBPS Exam for Probationary Officer
IBPS Exam for Clerk Reserve Bank of India Exam
Regional Rural Bank Exam
He also explains the steps to qualify Bank PO Exam. First stage of SBI PO Selection Process is the preliminary examination. Candidates have to qualify prelims in order to proceed on to the next stage. Second stage is the Main exam which has one objective test and one descriptive test. In the descriptive test, a letter and an essay have to be written by test takers. Finalstage of SBI PO recruitment exam is Group Discussion/Exercise and interview round which has a weightage of 25% of the total marks.
We extend our deep gratitude to Mr. Daya Dhar Raj Srivastava, who really made the students aware of the practical working of Banking Environment and selection process in banking and financial sector. The lecture proved to be fruitful under the guidance of Dr. Manish Gupta (Dean Management), Dr.Dheeraj Gandhi (HOD, BBA & B.COM), Mr. Nitin Sareen, Mr. ManmohanBansal and Ms. Shweta.