The examination for the clerical post in the 19 public sector banks in our country is declared. The examination is being conducted by the Institute of Banking Personal Selection (IBPS). It is a common written examination conducted by IBPS. Those who have passed 10th with a first class can also apply for the examination. The applications will be accepted by online only. September 24th is the last date for the submission of the applications.
A score card will be given to the candidates who attend the CWE. This score card has a validity of one year. Only those candidates who attend this CWE will be considered for the vacancies of the earlier stated 19 public sector banks.
The banks conducting the selection are:
- Allahabad Bank
- Andhra Bank
- Bank Of Baroda
- Bank Of Maharashtra
- Bank Of India
- Canara Bank
- Central Bank Of India
- Corporation Bank
- Dena Bank
- Indian Bank
- Indian Overseas Bank
- Oriental Bank Of Commerce
- Punjab National Bank
- Punjab And Sindh Bank
- Syndicate Bank
- Union Bank Of India
- United Bank Of India
- UCO Bank
- Vijaya Bank
The banks can select according to the vacancies formed. The educational qualifications, age, knowledge of regional language, the minimum CWE score etc. can be decided themselves by the banks. Those who are selected according to the excellence in CWE will have to attend an interview conducted by the respective banks and then will be posted.
The applicants should only apply to one state or Union territory.
The minimum qualification is matriculation/10th standard pass with 60% marks. The SC/ST, OBC, disabled and ex- servicemen need only the pass and no percentage bar for them.
A pass with 50% mark in higher secondary / plus two/equivalent examination pass/diploma in banking. The SC/ST, OBC, disabled and ex- servicemen need only the pass and no percentage bar for them.
A degree in any subject or equivalent.
The age limit is 18- 28 as on 1st August 2011. The eligibility in education will also be considered as on the same date.
The exam will be of objective type with two and a half hours examination time. Negative mark will be awarded for every wrong choice and those who pass the cut off score will be given the CWE score. Rs. 350 is the examination fee for general merit. For the SC/ST, disabled and ex- servicemen, the fee is Rs. 50. The fee can be remitted by credit/debit card, online by internet banking or offline by CBS Chelan or NEFT receipt. September 23rd is the last date for the remittance of the fee. The fee remittance receipt is to be brought with the call letter at the time of examination.
The online applications can be submitted through www.ibps.in till September 24th. The applicants should have a valid email id. The examination will be held on November 27th.