Competitive Exams after Graduation

What is competitive exam?

A competitive examination is an examination where candidates are ranked according to their grades. If the examination is open for n positions, then the first n candidates in ranks pass, the others are rejected. They are used as entrance examinations for university and college admissions, now a day for recruitment purpose.

 These exams are taken to check the analytical skills, presence of mind, pressure handling skills, and knowledge of the student’s. This exams follows may follow several stages on single stage of conducting exam. 

The main purpose of such exams is to shortlist the candidates. For this exam you should be practiced online aptitude test and online exam test series.

Exa: If there are seats for ‘100’ number and applicant for these seats are ‘1000’ then top ‘100’ number of applicant from the applications will be consider. Sometime they may consider more than requirement exa: ‘400’ then in next stage they shortlist required candidate.

Every recruiters or colleges have different criteria and format of exam for the position. As lot of competition, there is huge difference between the number of applications and the available seats.

Clear such entrance exam is not everyone’s cup of tea.  Don’t get demoralized, consistency, hard work can help in cracking any competitive exams. Cracktest help you to win this race if you really have willed to win.

List of Popular Exams after graduation

1) Banking Exams

Various bank recruits for different post like clerk, PO, SO.  The most popular banking exams are:

IBPS: IBPS recruits for many bank, IBPS conduct common exam for group of banks. IBPS recruit for different post like Clerk, PO, SO. You should be prepare for the free mock test IBPS exam.

SBI: SBI recruit for their own bank. You should be prepare for the free mock test SBI PO mains.

2) Insurance Exams

Like banks there are lot of insurance companies the conduct competitive exam to hire capable staff for them.





3) Railways

Time to time railway conduct competitive exams to fulfill their staff. Different zone publish notification for various type of posts.

Common Railway exams are:

RRB Group D


4) SSC

Staff Selection conduct exams for different Cadres. Most common exam is



UPSC conduct exams for different cadres like

Civil Services

Indian Economic services

Indian Statistical Services

Combined Medical Services

Engineering Services


NABARD conduct exams for officers and other post for development of rural agricultural banks

7) MBA

Various colleges/Universities conduct entrance exam for higher education in Business Administration like Master in Business Administration, Master in Business Management, and Diploma in Business Administration

Some Popular Exams are:










Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is a National Level Entrance Test through which candidates can find admission into M. Tech./M.E./PhD Programs in IITs, IISERs, IISc and other known Institutes of India

9) Navratna and Maharatna

Navratna and Maharatna companies conduct various entrance exams.

As on April, 2018, there are 8 Maharatnas and 16 Navratnas in India.

Navratna CPSEs

  1. Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)
  2. Container Corporation of India Limited
  3. Engineers India Limited
  4. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
  5. Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
  6. Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited
  7. National Aluminium Company Limited
  8. National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited
  9. NMDC Limited
  10. Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited
  11. Oil India Limited
  12. Power Finance Corporation Limited
  13. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
  14. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
  15. Rural Electrification Corporation Limited
  16. Shipping Corporation of India Limited

Maharatna CPSEs

  1. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  2. Coal India Limited
  3. Gas authority of India limited (GAIL)
  4. Indian Oil Corporation Limited  (IOCL)
  5. National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC Limited)
  6. Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC)
  7. Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
  8. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited

Also various states conduct different – different exams for various posts.

How to prepare competitive exam?

Where to prepare competitive exam

All the best……

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