How to Prepare for IBPS RRB 2023 Exam while Working Full Time?

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

IBPS RRB 2023 Notification is already out and post-wise vacancies will be announced by the organizing authority. To help you prepare for IBPS RRB PO and IBPS RRB Clerk exam we have already provided you with the Study Plan for IBPS RRB Prelims 2023. After receiving many requests to provide a study plan and preparation tips for the full-time working professionals we are here with the expert tips and strategies to crack IBPS RRB while doing a full-time job.

So, this article is solely dedicated to how working professionals doing an 8-hour or 9-hour job can crack IBPS RRB PO and IBPS RRB Clerk exams in one go.

Getting a job in the banking sector is a dream of millions of aspirants but only a few prominent get to fulfill their dreams. The only reason for this is the increasing level of competition and the introduction of new topics/chapters every year. 

Tips to Prepare for IBPS RRB while Working?

There are many students who give up their job just to secure themselves in the government sector. Here we are discussing the strategy and plan that a working professional can follow to crack IBPS RRB exams. Check expert tips to get you in the right direction.

1) Make your own study plan

It is important to have a study plan that covers your weak and strong points. No one knows you better than yourself. So do not be dependent on anything. Make your own study plan and follow it rigorously. Plan your preparation and pen down how you are going to stick with them. Allot at least 2-3 hours per day while doing a job. It will be difficult to maintain but gradually you will be comfortable with it.

2) Take coaching on Weekends

If you require guidance and doubt clearance in real-time to make your preparation easy, join nearby coaching this will help you save your commuting time. The benefit of joining coaching is that you will get to know an idea about important topics and real exam level checks.

3) Prepare Online

Even if you join coaching, do not make yourself completely dependent on it. There are many websites and channels from which you can watch free online classes and download free study materials. You can also follow BYJU’S Exam Prep for this purpose. It gives you numerous opportunities to learn from different teachers in the comfort of your home. You can also follow BYJU’S Exam Prep a youtube channel, and subscribe to it to get all the latest updates. You will find all the latest exam videos and live classes to help you prepare for your exams.

Solve previous year’s papers of IBPS RRB to know about the expected level of the exam.

4) Save Your Time

It may sound absurd but you have to refrain from some things and save your time for your studies. For e.g. avoid using or surfing social media, and pay less attention to the things that can be put on hold for some time. Cut down your social gatherings, etc. This will save you time to prepare for your exam.

5) Maintain a good and healthy lifestyle

Working and studying should be your ultimate goal for months and in doing so it’s very important that you maintain good eating habits and good health. Focus on your physical health too. As a healthy mind lives in a healthy body.

6) Give Online mock tests

In order to analyze your preparation, it’s very important to give at least one mock test on a regular basis. This will help you know your weaker section and you will work more on them to improvise. BYJU’S Exam Prep provides a platform where you can attempt free all India mock tests and compete with thousands of students to have a real exam-like experience, in the form of a mega mock challenge.

Check here for previous year’s IBPS RRB Cut Off & plan your safe attempts.

7) Utilize your weekends wisely

We will suggest utilizing your weekends wisely and effectively. Plan your weekends in advance so that you do not have to find time in planning things and executing the same on weekends themselves. Be wise, Be smart and be selfish when it comes to your studies.

8) Make use of your commuting time

While traveling to your office and then back home, utilize that time in learning something. You can do so by attempting small-duration quizzes or improving your calculation by learning tables, square roots, formulas, etc. Make a habit of this. Try our latest quizzes to clear your basic to advance level concepts.

9) Take care of your present job

Until you got a selection, take care of your present job. As losing the same for another one would not be a wise choice and it may lead to pressure for you. Try your best to get selected, but work hard to grow more at your present job as well.

10) Practice

Practices is the only key to success. Remember, if you are practicing everything that you are revising on a daily basis you will not face difficulties in recalling the things that you have learned during your exam. Make sure you revise everything rigorously.

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