J&K Bank Books: Check Syllabus Wise Booklist for Preparation of Exam

J&K Bank Books: Check Syllabus Wise Booklist for Preparation of Exam

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Oct 8, 2020
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J&K Bank Exam Books 2020

The J&K Bank or the Jammu & Kashmir bank offers an array of opportunities for candidates who are interested in pursuing a career in the banking sector. The J&K Exams 2020 shall be conducted in two phases, namely the J&K Phase 1 Exam and the J&K  Phase 2 Exam. Marks scored in the Phase 1 Exam will determine whether a candidate has qualified for the Phase 2 Exam.

The scores obtained in the Phase 2 Exam are the deciding factor in determining the list of candidates who shall be shortlisted for the interview. Both Phase 1 and Phase 2 Exams are objective type papers. Therefore you need some disciplined practise from J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 written by subject experts. Here you will find section-wise Best Books for J&K Bank Exam for your ready reference. 

J&K Exam Pattern 2020

J&K bank exams are objective in nature. The questions will have 4 probable answers, and the candidates need to choose the most appropriate of them all. The various sections covered in the J&K Bank Exam Paper 1, J&K Bank Exam Paper 2 are mentioned below.

  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Reasoning Ability
  • General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness
  • Data Analysis & Interpretation
  • Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
  • English Language

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 Quantitative Aptitude

The quantitative aptitude section is aimed at testing the basic mathematical skills of the candidate. It also helps to measure the quick thinking and calculating skills of the person taking up the exam. This section is found both in Phase 1 and Phase 2 Exams. You can refer to the following  J&K Bank Exam Books for Paper 1 and J&K Bank Exam Books for Paper 2 for the quantitative section.

  • Quicker Mathematics BSC Publications
  • Class Notes S.S. Bharti
  • Quantitative Aptitude Test authored by N.K Singh and published by Upkar Prakashan
  • R.S Aggarwal's Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams published by S.Chand
  • Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Rajesh Verma published by Arihant

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 Reasoning Ability

The Reasoning ability section analyzes a person's capability to look beyond what is just shown. It is the ability to judge or draw conclusions to a scenario in the most logical way possible. This section is found both in prelims and the Mains. You can refer to the following  J&K Bank Exam Books for Paper 1 and J&K Bank Exam Books for Paper 2 for the Reasoning Ability Section.

  • Test of Reasoning published by Pearson and authored by Edgar Thorpe
  • A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal and published by S.Chand
  • B.S Sijwali's A New Approach to Reasoning: Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical published by Arihant
  • Analytical Reasoning is written M.K.Pandey and published by BSC Publishing
  • Logical Reasoning by K Kundan and BSC Publishing

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

This section is exclusive for the J&K Bank Exam Paper 2. To score well in the General/Economy/Banking Awareness section, it is essential to keep yourself updated with the latest ongoings of the economy and other vital activities. You can refer to the following  J&K Bank Exam Books for Paper 2 for the General/Economy/ Banking Awareness Section.

  • Lucent General Science Lucent Publication
  • General Knowledge Arihant Publication
  • Banking And Financial Awareness Kiran Publication
  • Banking Awareness Ramesh Publications
  • House Banking Awareness NK Gupta
  • Banking Awareness by Arihant publications
  • Banking Awareness handbook of banking information by N.S. Toor
  • India Year Book Published by the Government of India
  • Banking Awareness by B.K Raut and S.R Behera
  • Guide to Banking General Awareness by R Gupta
  • Manorama Yearbook 2020 ( English) Paperback by Philip Mathew
  • Banking and Economic Awareness by Rakesh Kumar

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 Data Analysis & Interpretation

This section refers to assigning and analyzing the given date to reach a probable conclusion. This section is present only in the Mains exams. You can refer to the following J&K Bank Books for Paper 2 for the Data Analysis & Interpretation section. 


  • Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma
  • Data analysis and interpretation by RS Aggarwal
  • Data Interpretation authored by K. Kundan of BSC Publication
  • Data Analysis & Interpretation Data Sufficiency written by Kiran Prakashan and published by Kiran Prakashan

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

Although the reasoning part is found in Paper 1 as well as Paper 2, the Computer aptitude part is exclusive only for the J&K Bank Exam Paper 2. The Best Books for J&K Bank Exam to refer to for Reasoning & Computer Aptitude are given below: 

  • Objective Computer Awareness by Arihant Publishers
  • Objective Computer Awareness by Somya Ranjan Behera

J&K Bank Exam Books 2020 English Language

The English language section is present in both the prelims and the finals. This section tests your communication skills, along with grammar and English comprehension skills. The best J&K Bank Books 2020 for the English Language section that you can refer to are given below. 

  • Word Power Made Easy written by Norman Lewis Penguin
  • Wren and Martin's English Grammar & Composition published by S. Chand
  • Descriptive General English authored by S P Bakshi and Richa Sharma and published by Arihant
  • Objective English for Competitive Examinations by Hari Mohan Prasad, Uma Rani Sinha that is published by Mcgraw Hill Education
  • Objective General English as written by R.S Aggarwal, Vikas Aggarwal and published by S. Chand

J&K Bank Books FAQs

  • No. You should refer to the one or two books for each section that you are most comfortable practising from.

  • Have a glance through all the books. Pick any two authors as per your convenience and stick to them.

  • Yes. RS Aggarwal is one of the most sought after books for various competitive exams.

  • Section-wise preparation tips for the J & K Bank exam can be found on BYJU'S Exam Prep's website and on BYJU'S Exam Prep's App to help you prepare effectively and efficiently. 

  • No. Referring to multiple authors is not advisable as it will unnecessarily confuse you with multiple tricks and techniques.

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