Bank Exam Info

Eligibility

PO
Exam Age Limit Qualification
IBPS CWE (PO/MT) for PSBs 20-30 Years Degree in any discipline from a recognised university or any equivalent qualification
IBPS CWE (Officers) for RRBs Officer Scale III - 21-40 yrs.
Officer Scale II - 21-32 yrs.
Officer Scale I - 18-30 yrs.
Degree in any discipline for General Banking Officers (50% for Scale II & III) & Degree / PG in a relevant subject for Specialist Officers as given in the notification. Experience also required for some posts
SBI/SBI Associate Banks PO 21-30 Years Graduation in any discipline from a recognised university / college

Clerks
Exam Age Limit Qualification
IBPS CWE (Clerks) for PSBs 20-28 Years Degree in any discipline from a recognised university or any equivalent qualification
IBPS CWE (Office Assistants) for RRBs 18-28 Years Degree in any discipline from a recognised university or its equivalent.
SBI/SBI Associate Banks Clerks 20-28 Years Degree in any discipline from a recorgnised university or any equivalent qualification

Note 1: Age as on date specified in the notification
Note 2: Relaxation in age for reserved categories as per rules.

Computer Literacy

Some banks insist that the candidate should posses working knowledge of computers before joining the bank and few banks mention that the desired computer skills may be acquired within six months of joining the bank. If a candidate has not studied computers as one of the subjects in school/college, the candidate must possess a valid diploma (basic applications) in computers.

Language Proficiency

  • Public Sector Banks

    Since clerical cadre recruitment would be on State-wise basis, the candidate may also be required to possess proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT for which vacancies he wishes to apply.

  • Regional Rural Banks

    Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s.