IBPS CWE Clerks VI Notification out
IBPS has released the notification for CWE Clerks - VI for recruitment of Clerks in 19 Public Sector Banks.

IBPS has made some changes in the scheme of Main Examination. The following points are worth noting.

  • Each section of Main Examination is separately timed. There is no change in number of questions and maximum marks allotted when compared to that of IBPS Clerk V.
  • Duration of Main Exam is increased to 135 minutes from 120 minutes.
  • Tentative number of PO posts is 19243 ( About 22% less than the number announced last year under CWE Clerk V)


1. Important dates:
Dates of Online Preliminary Examination -
26.11.2016, 27.11.2016, 03.12.2016, 04.12.2016 (if required)
Dates of Online Main Examination - 31.12.2016 and 01.01.2017
Online registration window - 22.08.2016 to 12.09.2016
Online payment of fees - 22.08.2016 to 12.09.2016
Download of Call letter for Prelim - 18.11.2016 onwards
Other dates :
Declaration of result of Preliminary Examination - December 2016
Allotment - April 2017

2. Eligibility Criteria:
(a) Age(As on 01-08-2016) - Min 20 years and Max 28 Years (Relaxation for reserved categories as per rules)
(b) Min educational qualification (As on 12-09-2016)- 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.

(3) Structure of Examination (ONLINE):

(a) Pattern of Exam:

i.Preliminary Examination:

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
No. of Qs Max Marks Time allotted for each test
(Separately timed)
1 Reasoning 40 50 30 Minutes
2 English Language 40 40 30 Minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude  40 50 30 Minutes
4 General Awareness
(with special ref to Banking Industry)
40 40 25 Minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 40 20 20 Minutes

TOTAL 200 200 135 Minutes

(4) How to apply :
Candidates can apply online only from 22.08.2016 to 12.09.2016 and no other mode of application will be accepted. The fee can be paid in ONLINE mode only.

(5) Application fees / Intimation charges :
(a) Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. (b) Rs. 600 /- for all others

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