IBPS has released the notification for CWE Clerks - VII for recruitment of Clerks in 19 Public Sector Banks. The total vacancies announced are 7880+ as against 22700+ in 2016.
IBPS has changed the pattern of the Main Examination and now the pattern of Main Examination is exactly same as that of the SBI Clerk 2016 Main Examination. A comparison of the pattern of Main Exam of 2017 and 2016 is given below.
|IBPS Clerk 2017 Main Exam Pattern Vs IBPS Clerk 2016 Main Exam Pattern|
|S. No||Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE)||No. of Qs||Max Marks||Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)|
|IBPS Clerk 2017 Main Exam Pattern|
|1||General / Financial Awareness||50||50||35 Minutes|
|2||General English||40||40||35 Minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 Minutes|
|4||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 Minutes|
|IBPS Clerk 2016 Main Exam Pattern|
|1||General Awareness ( with special ref to Banking Industry)||40||40||25 Minutes|
|2||English Language||40||40||30 Minutes|
|4||Computer Knowledge||40||20||20 Minutes|
|5||Quantitative Aptitude||40||50||30 Minutes|
- Dates of Online Preliminary Examination - 02.12.2017, 03.12.2017, 09.12.2017 & 10.12.2017
- Dates of Online Main Examination - 21.01.2018
- Online registration window - 12.09 .2017 to 03.10.2017
- Online payment of fees - 12.09.2017 to 03.10.2017
- Download of Call letter for Prelim - November 2017
Other dates :
- Declaration of result of Preliminary Examination - December 2017
- Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main - Jan 2018
- Provisional Allotment - April 2018
(a) Age(As on 01-09-2017) - Min 20 years and Max 28 Years (Relaxation for reserved categories as per rules)
(b) Min educational qualification (As on 03.10.2017) - Degree with in any discipline from a recognized University.
Note 1: Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.
Note 2: Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply is preferable.
Structure of Examination (ONLINE):
(a) Pattern of Exam:
S.No Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Duration 1 English Language 30 30 1 hour 2 Numerical Ability 35 35 3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 TOTAL 100 100
ii. Main Examination:
S. No Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE) No. of Qs Max Marks Time allotted for each test (Separately timed) 1 General / Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes 2 General English 40 40 35 Minutes 3 Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Minutes 4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Minutes TOTAL 190 200 160 Minutes
How to apply:
Candidates can apply online only from 12.09 .2017 to 03.10.2017 and no other mode of application will be accepted. The fee can be paid in ONLINE mode only.
Application fees / Intimation charges:
(a) Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
(b) Rs. 600 /- for all others