Exam Pattern of BOI Exam:
Mode of conduct: Online, Computer based
Medium of exam (Language): Hindi and English
Duration of exam: 120 minutes/2 hours
Sections/subjects: three; English, GK of Banking Industry and Financial Management
Total marks: 150
Negative marking: 0.25% for wrong answers, no negative marking for unattended questions.
Syllabus of BOI Exam:
English Language Syllabus: Verb, Tenses, Subject-Verb Agreement, Adverb, Error Correction, Sentence Rearrangement, Articles, Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Vocabulary, Grammar, Synonyms, Idioms & Phrases, Unseen Passages, Antonyms etc.
General Awareness Syllabus: Sports, Economy, Culture, History, Science – Inventions & Discoveries, General Politics, Geography, Budget and Five-Year Plans, Indian Constitution, Scientific Research. Important Financial & Economic News, Countries & Capitals, Knowledge of Current Events, India and its neighboring countries, Current Affairs – National & International, Economy, Banking, and Finance.
Financial Management Syllabus: Financial Management, Financial Planning, Time Value of Money, Valuation of Bonds and Shares, the cost of Capital, Leverage, Capital Structure, Capital Budgeting, Risk Analysis in Capital Budgeting, Capital Rationing, Working Capital Management, Cash Management, Inventory Management, Receivable Management, Dividend Decisions.