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Akola DCC Bank Recruitment - Notification, eligibility, Important Dates, Admit Card and more 2021


Akola DCC Bank has invited online applications for the post of Junior Clerk. The bank has issued a notification announcing 100 vacancies for the role of Junior Bank Clerk on 20 August 2021. The online applications are open till 04 September 2021. The recruitment process involves an online test followed by a personal interview.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 - At a glance

Bank NameAkola DCC Bank
LocationAkola, Maharashtra
Name of the PostJunior Clerk
Selection processOnline exam and Interview
Official website

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Important dates

Start date of registration20 August 2021
Last date for registration04 September 2021
Exam dateSeptember 2021
Resultsto be announced

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria


The candidate must be an Indian citizen and a domicile of Maharashtra.


  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Educational Qualification

  • The applicant should have a Graduate degree or equivalent in any stream or subject from government recognized institute/college.
  • The applicant must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying examination of undergraduation. For postgraduate students, relaxation in minimum % is applicable.

Other requirements

  • The candidate must have completed a certificate course of "CCC"/"O"/"A"/"B" level or a Computer diploma/ Computer degree of Maharashtra State Technical & higher education Board, Mumbai.
  • If you have a computer background in undergraduation (BCA/BCM/MCM/BE/B.Tech), the certificate isn't necessary.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Application fee

Open category₹ 1000

How to Apply

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Click on the "Apply Online" link.
  3. Fill in your details on the application form and attach the required documents.
  4. Pay the examination fee.
  5. Upload your photograph and your signature.
  6. Finally, submit the completed application form.
  7. Print your application form for future reference.

Admit card

The admit card will be released on the official website of the bank after completing the application process. It is an important document containing information about the applicant and should be carried to the examination venue.

Vacancy and Reservation

Junior Clerk100

Akola DCC Bank follows the same reservation rules as mandated by the Government of India. A category-wise breakdown of seats is yet to be released by the bank, but you must keep checking the official website for further details.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Selection Process

The recruitment process involves the following stages:

  1. Written Examination
  2. Interview

The written examination will account for 75% weightage and the interview for 25%.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Examination Pattern

SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum marks
English Language1010
General Banking Awareness3535
Computer Knowledge3535
Quantitative Aptitude3535
  • The medium of examination will be English.
  • Every correct answer will fetch you 01 marks, and -0.25 will be deducted as a penalty for the wrong answer.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Syllabus

SectionTopics included
English LanguageReading comprehension
General Banking AwarenessCurrent affairs questions can be asked from topics like new appointments, awards and honours, sports, new schemes, national and international news, and the latest developments in science and technology.
Computer KnowledgeInternet Usage
Quantitative AptitudeData Interpretation

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Result

The results for the Akola DCC Bank Exam 2021 are yet to be released. Keep checking the official website for more information following the written exam.

Akola DCC Bank Recruitment 2021 Cut-off

The results for the Akola DCC Bank Exam 2021 are yet to be released. Keep checking the official website for more information following the written exam.

Job Profile

Bank clerks carry out the daily functions of banks. They interact with customers, process applications, documents, and transactions, respond to customer grievances, provide information, address their questions, and are responsible for overall business activities.


Fixed pay during probation period₹ 10,000
Monthly Salary25,000

Exam Analysis

  • There is no descriptive type of questions asked in the Akola DCC Clerk exam. All the questions are objective with negative markings.
  • The medium of Examination is English.
  • The General Awareness section will focus mainly on Banking Awareness.

Preparation Tips Akola DCC Bank Recruitment Exam 2021

Before starting your preparation for Akola DCC Clerical Examination 2021, you need to lay some groundwork -

Examination Pattern and Syllabus - refer to the beginning of this article for the Examination pattern and detailed syllabus for the exam. Prioritize topics based on their weightage in the final aggregate score.

Know your weak areas - take a few mock tests before starting your preparation. Analyze the results and note the areas in which you lag. You can pay special attention to these topics. Allot some specified time in your study plan to focus on them.

Collecting resources - books recommended for Akola DCC Bank Clerical Examination section-wise is given in this article. Refer to these books and select a limited number of books. It is not necessary to read every book provided in the recommendation. Tackle the syllabus topic wise and not book-wise. Don't stick to just one book or source. Refer to different sources for different subjects. Don't limit yourself to conventional sources. You can turn to the internet for clearing your doubts. There are plenty of videos and tutorials for numerical ability, logical reasoning, English language etc. Make a list of materials and references for each section.

For the Financial Awareness paper, few books you can refer to are given below. Other than that, reading newspapers like Economic times and monthly digests is also vital.

Recommended Books for Akola DCC Bank Recruitment Exam 2021

Quantitative Aptitude

Book nameAuthor/Publication
Magical Book on Quicker MathematicsM. Tyra/BSC Publication
Data InterpretationArun Sharma/TMH Publication
Quantitative AptitudeR. S. Aggarwal/S. Chand Publication
Topic-wise Solved Papers for IBPS/ SBI Bank PO/ Clerk Prelim & Mains (2010-16) Quantitative AptitudeDisha Experts
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Fourth edition (2018)Rajesh Verma/ Arihant Publications;

Reasoning Ability Books

Book nameAuthor/Publication
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-VerbalArihant Publication
Disha ExpertsR. S. Agarwal/S. Chand Publication
Analytical ReasoningM. K. Pandey/BSC Publication
Bank Clerk Reasoning Chapterwise Solved Papers 2003 - Till DateKiran Prakashan

English Language Books

Book nameAuthor/Publication
Plinth to Paramount (Both Volumes)KD Publication
English Grammar & CompositionWren & Martin
Objective EnglishS. P. Bakshi/Arihant Publication
Word Power Made EasyNorman & Lewis
Bank Clerk English Language Chapterwise Solved QuestionsKiran Prakashan

General Financial Awareness Books

Book nameAuthor/Publication
Objective Banking & Financial AwarenessDhankar Publication
Banking Awareness (Objective with Subjective)Sangram Keshari Rout
Banking AwarenessRPH Editorial Board

Study Plan for Akola DCC Bank Recruitment Exam 2021

A study plan is specific to a particular candidate. What works for one may not for another. However, you can follow some simple guidelines to draft your study plan.

Making a Schedule - divide the syllabus into small topics and allot time for each of those according to the priority list prepared by you before starting. Dedicate two hours at the end of each day for revision. Do not overload yourself for a single day. Remember to take breaks in between. Distribute the syllabus throughout the preparation period.

Solving old question papers will help you get familiar with the exam pattern and type of questions asked.

Practise - all the questions in Akola DCC Clerical examination are of objective type. These need to be practised repeatedly. These are infinite objective questions on Numerical Ability, Logical Reasoning, General English you can access on the internet and books. Keep solving these whenever you can. Work on your calculations and reasoning ability.

Stay updated with the Akola DCC Clerical Examination 2021 details and keep track of the developments to ensure you don't miss out on important deadlines. Make sure you take a copy of the application fee receipt for reference. Carefully read the instructions given in the notification. Make proper arrangements for internet connectivity and a working device to fill out the application form without hassle. Go through previous years papers to stay familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern to stay on top and move closer to your dream of joining the prestigious Bank.