Frequently Asked Questions

Q.1. WHAT IS THE DURATION OF THE COURSE FOR BANK PO/CLERK/SSC?

Ans. Career Power offers a comprehensive course for All Bank and Insurance Exams like IBPS Bank PO/Clerk/ Specialist Officer, SBI and its Assoc. exam, LIC, NIACL, OICL, RBI Asst. and Grade B, NABARD etc and also all exams affiliated to SSC like CGL, CHSL, FCI, CAPf, CPO, PrasarBharti, SSC JE etc. The course has been developed covering all areas of the test while keeping in mind the requirements of the students. The course ensures that the students are prepared for any eventuality or surprise that the exams throws at them, and will be completely self-sufficient to ensure that those who follow it while attending the classes regularly will have an edge over others.

For Bank PO/Clerk Batches – Duration of the Course is 3.5 months
For SSC Batches – Duration of the Course is 4.5 months

Q.2. HOW MUCH TIME DO I NEED TO GIVE DAILY IN THE INSTITUTE?

Ans. This basically depends whether you chose a weekday batch or a weekend batch. If you want to join a weekday batch, then classes will be held 5 days a week (Monday – Friday) for Bank PO/Clerk and 6 days a week (Monday – Saturday) daily 2-3 hours. But, if you want to join a weekend batch, classes will be held on Saturday & Sunday, 4 hours on each day.

Q.3. WHEN WILL YOUR NEW BATCH START?

Ans. New batches are started from time to time targeting different exams. To get the exact details of these batches, please click on the link Fresh Batches

Q.4. WHAT IS CAREER POWER’S SUCCESS RATE?

Ans. Career Power is a premier institute for Bank and SSC Exam preparation. We guide students through the labyrinth of the entire examination pattern. We provide you with short-cut techniques, process, facts, and knowledge required for taking exam. Although success rate of a batch entirely depends on the profile of the students in that batch, in our experience 30-40 % of those students who prepare diligently in our classroom programs classroom (i.e. taking classes regularly, taking mock tests regularly and preparing diligently at home by studying at least 3 hours daily) manage to clear the written exam. This figure is about 50% for those preparing for 6 months and close to 75% for those studying diligently for one year. In our last year exams, over 2000+ candidates cleared various IBPS Exams and more recently 627 students of Career Power have confirmed their selection in SBI PO 2015 (Pre). In SSC, last year we had approx. 430 selections for different posts.

Q.5. WHAT ARE THE FACILITIES THAT YOU PROVIDE APART FROM THE REGULAR CLASSES?

Ans. We provide you with the complete study material comprising of books on Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English, General Knowledge, General Awareness(Banking). MockExam on recent pattern PO/Clerk, SSC papers and Memory-based papers are also being conducted at our institute on regular basis as part of our curriculum. Apart from that we have the Problem Solving Section (PSS) where you will get solution to all the problems that you come across while solving questions. We also provide the GK Capsule and monthly subscription of Current affair magazine. We offer an exclusive online student portal where students can access different Online Tests. Our test Series offers a comprehensive preparation program that consists of custom designed mock tests, assisted by top-of-the-line e-learning platforms that help students prepare for various govt. entrance exams and student can also avail this facility on Google android mobile application.

Q.6. WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY FOR TAKING BANK PO EXAMS?

Ans. Graduation from any stream is required for Bank and SSC CGL exams. Age limit is maximum upto 30 years (for general category) for PO exams and up to 28 years for Clerk exams. Relaxation on age limit is given for Reserved Category students as per government norms. Percentage and other qualifications required vary from Bank to Bank. It is also mentioned in Bank notification.

Q.7. WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY FOR TAKING SSC EXAMS?

Ans. For SSC CGL, the minimum requirement is that the candidate should fall in the age group of 18 to 27 years and should be a graduate (in any discipline). For CHSL age limit is 18 – 27 years and should have passed 12th class.For MTS Examination, the Age should be 20-28 years and the candidate must have passed matriculation.

Q.9. HOW MANY TIMES CAN I APPEAR FOR THE BANK AND SSC EXAMS?

Ans. There is no restriction as to how many times you can appear for the bank exam. As far as you fulfill the eligibility criteria as per the specification, you can apply. However, recently SBI has announced maximum 4 attempts and RBI Grade B Exam has allowed maximum 6 attempts to a candidate..

Q.10. WHAT ARE THE SUBJECTS THAT I NEED TO PREPARE FOR BANK PO/CLERK EXAMS?

Ans. The exam basically comprises of four sections- English, Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and General Awareness/Computer Aptitude. The sections are subjected to change according to the bank.

Q.11. WHAT ARE THE SUBJECTS THAT I NEED TO PREPARE FOR SSC EXAMS?

Ans. The exam basically comprises of four sections- English, Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and General Awareness + General Knowledge.

Q.12. DO I NEED TO CLEAR THE CUT-OFF IN EVERY SECTION IN BANK PO/CLERK EXAM AND SSC EXAM?

Ans. In most of the banks, you are required to clear the cut-off in every section i.e. you need to secure minimum marks derived on the basis of performance of all exam takers. Details related to Cut-offs etc can be viewed on bankersadda.com. On contrary SSC exams have got no such criteria. Only a Total Cutoff needs to be cleared.

Q.13. CAN I PAY THE FEES IN INSTALLMENT?

Ans. No, you cannot pay the fees in installments. The Institute makes specific exceptions for financial weak candidates by announcing scholarships or limited period instalment offers

Q.14. IF I TAKE ADMISSION IN ONE OF YOUR BRANCHES AND DUE TO SOME REASON I AM NOT ABLE TO ATTEND CLASSES IN THAT BRANCH, CAN I DO MY CLASSES IN SOME OTHER BRANCH?

Ans. Transfers are allowed between 2 centres. Criteria for the same iscompletion of classes of minimum 3 months. An application along with transfer charges of Rs 1000 plus differential fees needs to be paid for taking the transfer.

Q.15. CAN I ENROLL ONLY FOR THE MOCK TESTS?

Ans. There are different Packages for getting enrolled only for speed-test. You can also purchase the test series by following this link. http://onlinestore.careerpower.in/

Q.16. CAN I ENROLL FOR SPECIFIC SUBJECTS?

Ans. No, we are not providing such kind of facility. We would suggest student to join our regular classroom program because regular classroom coaching improves retention of learning, offering opportunities to talk about what has been learned and to apply learning in to action.  For example, ‘What strategy have you learned recently that might help you with this task/problem?’This provides opportunities to learn from each other and develop the skills of collaboration and knowledge sharing.