Union Bank of India SO

About Union Bank of India SO Exam

  • Exam Pattern
  • Eligibility
  • Syllabus
  • Vacancies
  • Salary Info

Union Bank SO Selection Procedure & Exam Pattern

Union Bank of India SO Selection Procedure

There are 3 stages in Union Bank SO Selection process. They are:

  1. Written Exam
  2. GD (if conducted)
  3. Personal Interview

Union Bank of India SO Exam Pattern

 

Written Exam 

Subject No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 25 2 Hours
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
Professional knowledge
relevant to the post
50 100
English Language 50 25
Total 200 200
  • Written exam is in English & Hindi
  • There is Negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer

 

Personal Interview

  • A Personal Interview of 50 marks shall be conducted to assess the academic & job knowledge, power of expression, clarity of thought, qualities of leadership, extracurricular activities, hobbies, general demeanor, behavior, communication skills, suitability for the post, etc. of the applicant.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for the Personal Interview would be 25 marks (22.5 marks for Reserved Category applicants).
  • The applicants not securing the minimum qualifying marks in the Personal Interview will be disqualified for selection.

Union Bank SO Exam Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply for Union Bank SO exam should satisfy two basic criteria. 1) Age Limit 2) Education Qualifications.

(1) Age Limit

The Cut-off Date for the purpose of eligibility in Age criteria shall be the 1st day of the month in which online registration commences. 

Below are the Age limits for different posts in the Union Bank SO exam.

Post Minimum Maximum
Fire Officer 30 40
Security Officer 26 40
Credit Officer 23 32
Economists 24 35
Forex Officer 23 32
Integrated Treasury Officer 23 32

 

(2) Educational Qualification

The Cut-off date for the purpose of eligibility in respect of Educational Qualification shall be the last date for online registration as notified.

Below are the educational qualifications required for different posts in the Union Bank SO exam.

Post Educational Qualification Work Experience
Fire Officer B.E (Fire Engineering) from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies /Divisional Officers course in National Fire Service College, Nagpur. Minimum 10 years as Fire Officer in Banking Industry/Fire Services with Central/State Government.
Security Officer  A graduate in any discipline from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of
India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies
Minimum 5 years experience as an officer in the Indian Army not below the rank of Captain and its equivalent rank in Indian Navy, Indian Air Force with a minimum 5 years of Commissioned services. Or an officer of equivalent rank and service in Police and Central Para Military forces / Central Police Organizations.
Credit Officer  Graduate in any discipline and MBA / PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
CA/ ICWA/ CFA/ FRM from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.Note: Professional qualification like Financial Risk Management/Professional Risk Management will be preferred.
Candidates having specialization in Econometrics will be preferred.Certificate in MS Access, SQL from Globally known organizations such as Microsoft, Cisco etc. or nationally known institute such as NIIT, CMS, APTECH etc. or institutions recognized by the Government/Government regulatory bodies will be preferred.
 –
Economists Post Graduate degree in Economics from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.

Note: Preference will be given to candidates having hands-on experience in
econometric packages/other data sourcing tools like Reuters, Cogenesis.
Candidates should have excellent communication and writing skills.

Minimum 3 years as an Economist or Analyst with Financial Institutions/Banks/NBFCs/Rating Agencies/Analytics Firm/Reputed Brokerage Agencies
Forex Officer Graduate in any discipline from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
AND
MBA / PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with Specialization in Finance / International Business/Trade Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
Certificate Course in Forex conducted by IIBF will be preferred.
 –
Integrated Treasury Officer Graduate in any discipline and MBA / PGDM with specialization in Finance / Accounting / International Business /Trade Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
CA/ICWA/CFA/FRM from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India / approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
MA (Economics) / MS (Economics) / MFC from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
 –

 

 

Union Bank of India SO Syllabus

 

Reasoning

  • Direction Sense Test
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Alpha-Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Eligibility Test
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Inserting the Missing Character
  • Alphabet Test
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Logic
  • Series Completion
  • Theme Detection
  • Analogy
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Deriving Conclusions from Passages
  • Statement – Conclusions
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence
  • Statement – Arguments
  • Situation Reaction Test

Aptitude

  • Problems on Trains
  • Probability
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Mensuration
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Indices and Surds
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple Equations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Simple Interest
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Compound Interest
  • Volumes Profit and Loss
  • Odd Man Out
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
  • Races and Games
  • Time and Distance
  • Areas
  • Percentages
  • Averages
  • Boats and Streams
  • Pipes and Cisterns

English

  • Grammar
  • Synonyms
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Correction
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • One phrase substitutions
  • Shuffling of sentence elements
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence construction
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Unseen Passages

Electronics and Communication

  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Control Systems and Process Control
  • Transducers, Mechanical Measurement, and Industrial Instrumentation
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Analytical, Optical Instrumentation
  • Signals, Systems, and Communications
  • Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems

Computer Science

  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Web Technologies
  • Computer Networks
  • Algorithms
  • Digital Logic
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering etc
  • Operating System
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Computer Networks
  • Databases

Information Technology

  • Data Communication and Networks
  • Information and Network Security
  • Relational Data Base Management System
  • Computer Fundamentals and Programming
  • Cyber Law in India
  • Linux System Administration
  • Operating System

 

 

Union Bank of India SO Vacancies

 

A total of 181 vacancies have been reported in the Union Bank SO Exam 2019 recruitment notification. Here is the breakdown of category wise vacancies.

Post Code Post Scale/Grade Basic Pay Scale Vacancies
01 Fire Officer III 42020-1310/5-48570- 1460/2-51490 1
02 Economist III 42020-1310/5-48570- 1460/2-51490 6
03 Security Officer II 31705-1145/1-32850- 1310/10-45950 19
04 Integrated Treasury Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 15
05 Credit Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 122
06 Forex Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 18

Union Bank SO Salary 2019

Post Basic Pay Scale
Fire Officer 42020-1310/5-48570-1460/2-51490
Security Officer 31705-1145/1-32850-1310/10-45950
Credit Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020
Economists 42020-1310/5-48570-1460/2-51490
Forex Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020
Integrated Treasury Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020

 

Other Allowances: 

Special Allowance, Dearness Allowance and amenities like residential quarters/lease rent in lieu of quarters, LFC, reimbursement of medical/hospitalization expenses and other perquisites as per the policy of the Bank

About Union Bank of India SO Exam

Union Bank SO Selection Procedure & Exam Pattern

Union Bank of India SO Selection Procedure

There are 3 stages in Union Bank SO Selection process. They are:

  1. Written Exam
  2. GD (if conducted)
  3. Personal Interview

Union Bank of India SO Exam Pattern

 

Written Exam 

Subject No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
Reasoning 50 25 2 Hours
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
Professional knowledge
relevant to the post
50 100
English Language 50 25
Total 200 200
  • Written exam is in English & Hindi
  • There is Negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer

 

Personal Interview

  • A Personal Interview of 50 marks shall be conducted to assess the academic & job knowledge, power of expression, clarity of thought, qualities of leadership, extracurricular activities, hobbies, general demeanor, behavior, communication skills, suitability for the post, etc. of the applicant.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for the Personal Interview would be 25 marks (22.5 marks for Reserved Category applicants).
  • The applicants not securing the minimum qualifying marks in the Personal Interview will be disqualified for selection.

Union Bank SO Exam Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply for Union Bank SO exam should satisfy two basic criteria. 1) Age Limit 2) Education Qualifications.

(1) Age Limit

The Cut-off Date for the purpose of eligibility in Age criteria shall be the 1st day of the month in which online registration commences. 

Below are the Age limits for different posts in the Union Bank SO exam.

Post Minimum Maximum
Fire Officer 30 40
Security Officer 26 40
Credit Officer 23 32
Economists 24 35
Forex Officer 23 32
Integrated Treasury Officer 23 32

 

(2) Educational Qualification

The Cut-off date for the purpose of eligibility in respect of Educational Qualification shall be the last date for online registration as notified.

Below are the educational qualifications required for different posts in the Union Bank SO exam.

Post Educational Qualification Work Experience
Fire Officer B.E (Fire Engineering) from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies /Divisional Officers course in National Fire Service College, Nagpur. Minimum 10 years as Fire Officer in Banking Industry/Fire Services with Central/State Government.
Security Officer  A graduate in any discipline from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of
India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies
Minimum 5 years experience as an officer in the Indian Army not below the rank of Captain and its equivalent rank in Indian Navy, Indian Air Force with a minimum 5 years of Commissioned services. Or an officer of equivalent rank and service in Police and Central Para Military forces / Central Police Organizations.
Credit Officer  Graduate in any discipline and MBA / PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
CA/ ICWA/ CFA/ FRM from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.Note: Professional qualification like Financial Risk Management/Professional Risk Management will be preferred.
Candidates having specialization in Econometrics will be preferred.Certificate in MS Access, SQL from Globally known organizations such as Microsoft, Cisco etc. or nationally known institute such as NIIT, CMS, APTECH etc. or institutions recognized by the Government/Government regulatory bodies will be preferred.
 –
Economists Post Graduate degree in Economics from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.

Note: Preference will be given to candidates having hands-on experience in
econometric packages/other data sourcing tools like Reuters, Cogenesis.
Candidates should have excellent communication and writing skills.

Minimum 3 years as an Economist or Analyst with Financial Institutions/Banks/NBFCs/Rating Agencies/Analytics Firm/Reputed Brokerage Agencies
Forex Officer Graduate in any discipline from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
AND
MBA / PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with Specialization in Finance / International Business/Trade Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
Certificate Course in Forex conducted by IIBF will be preferred.
 –
Integrated Treasury Officer Graduate in any discipline and MBA / PGDM with specialization in Finance / Accounting / International Business /Trade Finance from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
CA/ICWA/CFA/FRM from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India / approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
OR
MA (Economics) / MS (Economics) / MFC from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory bodies.
 –

 

 

Union Bank of India SO Syllabus

 

Reasoning

  • Direction Sense Test
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Alpha-Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Eligibility Test
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Inserting the Missing Character
  • Alphabet Test
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Logic
  • Series Completion
  • Theme Detection
  • Analogy
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Deriving Conclusions from Passages
  • Statement – Conclusions
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence
  • Statement – Arguments
  • Situation Reaction Test

Aptitude

  • Problems on Trains
  • Probability
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Mensuration
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Indices and Surds
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple Equations
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Simple Interest
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Compound Interest
  • Volumes Profit and Loss
  • Odd Man Out
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
  • Races and Games
  • Time and Distance
  • Areas
  • Percentages
  • Averages
  • Boats and Streams
  • Pipes and Cisterns

English

  • Grammar
  • Synonyms
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Correction
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • One phrase substitutions
  • Shuffling of sentence elements
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence construction
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Unseen Passages

Electronics and Communication

  • Electrical and Electronic Measurements
  • Control Systems and Process Control
  • Transducers, Mechanical Measurement, and Industrial Instrumentation
  • Analog Electronics
  • Digital Electronics
  • Analytical, Optical Instrumentation
  • Signals, Systems, and Communications
  • Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems

Computer Science

  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Web Technologies
  • Computer Networks
  • Algorithms
  • Digital Logic
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering etc
  • Operating System
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Computer Networks
  • Databases

Information Technology

  • Data Communication and Networks
  • Information and Network Security
  • Relational Data Base Management System
  • Computer Fundamentals and Programming
  • Cyber Law in India
  • Linux System Administration
  • Operating System

 

 

Union Bank SO Salary 2019

Post Basic Pay Scale
Fire Officer 42020-1310/5-48570-1460/2-51490
Security Officer 31705-1145/1-32850-1310/10-45950
Credit Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020
Economists 42020-1310/5-48570-1460/2-51490
Forex Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020
Integrated Treasury Officer 23700 – 980/7- 30560-1145/2 – 32850 -1310/7 -42020

 

Other Allowances: 

Special Allowance, Dearness Allowance and amenities like residential quarters/lease rent in lieu of quarters, LFC, reimbursement of medical/hospitalization expenses and other perquisites as per the policy of the Bank

Union Bank of India SO Vacancies

 

A total of 181 vacancies have been reported in the Union Bank SO Exam 2019 recruitment notification. Here is the breakdown of category wise vacancies.

Post Code Post Scale/Grade Basic Pay Scale Vacancies
01 Fire Officer III 42020-1310/5-48570- 1460/2-51490 1
02 Economist III 42020-1310/5-48570- 1460/2-51490 6
03 Security Officer II 31705-1145/1-32850- 1310/10-45950 19
04 Integrated Treasury Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 15
05 Credit Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 122
06 Forex Officer I 23700 – 980/7- 30560 -1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 -42020 18

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