Online Application Dates: 2nd September to 6th November 2020
Prelims Exam: 5th & 12th December 2020
Main Exam: 24th January 2021Start Preparation
Every year IBPS Clerical cadre exam conducted by Institute of Banking Personal Selection(IBPS). IBPS started the Common Written Examination (CWE) in the year 2011 to hire clerks and officers in Public Sector Banks(PSB). It receives an online application through its official website for registration of the exam.
It is held at different locations across India. The exam is conducted in online mode. In 2020, IBPS CWE-VII Clerk Pre-Exam is going to hold Preliminary Examination on 12th, 13th & 19th December 2020. Main Examination will be conducted on 24th January 2021.
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts an online examination to recruit Clerical Staff for various banks in India.
The Banks That Recruit Through IBPS Are:
Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations as a Clerk or in a similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CWE Clerks).
The examination will be two tier i.e. the online examination will be held in two phases, preliminary and main.
Candidates who will qualify in preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for Main examination.
There is no interview or Group Discussion.
|Registration start date||2nd September 2020|
|Registration Last date||6th November 2020|
|Admit Card download||18th November 2020|
|Preliminary Exam||12th December 2020|
|Result of Preliminary exam||January 2021|
|Online exam - Mains||24th January 2021
|Result of Mains exam||April 2021|
|Provisional Allotment||To Be Announced
The age of the candidates should be between 20 years and 28 years, both inclusive (As on 01.09.2020).
Graduates in any discipline from any recognised university or any equivalent qualification recognised by the Government of India.
The upper age limit is relaxed for the candidates belonging to the following categories.
|Category||Upper Age Limit Relaxation|
|Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST)||5 years|
|Other Backward Castes (Non-Creamy Layer) (NC-OBC)||3 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD) General||10 years|
|Ex Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs), Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs)||Service in Defence forces + 3 years|
|Persons ordinarily domiciled in the Kashmir division of the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989||5 years|
|Persons affected by 1984 riots||5 years|
The IBPS Clerk examination consists of the following sections/areas.
1/4 marks will be penalized for every wrong answer in the prelims & the mains exam.
IBPS Clerk Prelims is an online multiple-choice question (MCQ) examination of 1 hour duration. So, the candidates have to manage their time well.
|Section||Number of Questions||Marks|
IBPS Clerk Mains is an online multiple-choice question (MCQ) examination of 2 hours 40 min duration.
|Section||Duration||Number of Questions||Marks|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45 mins||50||60|
|English Language||35 mins||40||40|
|Quantitative Aptitude||45 mins||50||50|
|General/Financial Awareness||35 mins||50||50|
The in-hand salary of the IBPS bank clerk varies from Rs. 19,000 to 21,000 depending on the bank and the place of posting.
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