BANKING/SSC

IBPS CWE (CLERICAL)
DESCRIPTION

This is the exam held for recruitment to nationalized banks in India to fill vacancies for clerical level jobs. Find information about the examination regarding paper pattern, eligibility, etc. below.

A Common Written Examination (CWE) is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) as a per-requisite for selection of personnel for Clerical cadre posts in Public Sector Banks.

Nationality

A candidate must be one of the following:

  • A citizen of India
  • A subject of Nepal or Bhutan
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 01/01/1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from other countries (detailed list of countries available on official website) with the intention of permanently settling in India
  • provided that a candidate belonging to categories above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the the Indian government.

    Age Limits:

    A candidate should be between 20 – 28 years as on 01-08-2013 for the Dec 2013 exam.

    Relaxation of upper age limit

    Category Age Relaxation (years)
    SC/ST 5
    OBC 3
    PWD 10

    Domiciled in J&K during the period 01/01/1980 – 31/12/1989

    5

    For more categories, visit the official website.

    Nationality

    • Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
    • Computer literacy: A candidate must have operating and working knowledge of computer systems, possessing a certificate / Diploma / Degree in computer operations/Language/ or should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.
    • A candidate who is proficient in the official language of the state or UT, where vacancies are available, will be preferred.
Sr.No. Name of Test No. of questions Maximum Marks Duration
1

Reasoning

40 40

2 hours

2

English Language

40 40 -
3

Numerical Ability

40 40 -
4

General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry

40 40 -
5

Computer Knowledge

40 40 -
Total

- 200 200 -

Negative Marking: 1/4th of the marks deducted for every incorrect answer

The IBPS CWE Clerical exam is conducted online.

Event

Tentative Dates

Online Registration

12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014

Payment of Application Fees- Online

12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014

Payment of Application Fees- Offline

14.08.2014 – 03.09.2014

Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination Training (PET) for SC/ST/ Minority Community candidates

07.11.2014 – 17.11.2014

Pre-Examination Training

17.11.2014 – 22.11.2014

Download of Call letter for Examination

After 17.11.2014

Online Examination (Tentative dates)- some/ all/ additional dates as the need arises

06.12.2014,
07.12.2014
13.12.2014,
14.12.2014,
20.12.2014,
21.12.2014,
27.12.2014

Declaration of result status of examination (CWE)

January 2015

Download of call letters for Interview January 2015
Conduct of Interview February 2015
Provisional Allotment April 2015

View the official notification here.

Allahabad Bank

Indian Overseas Bank

Andhra Bank

Oriental Bank of Commerce

Bank of Baroda

Punjab National Bank

Bank of India

Punjab Sindh Bank

Bank of Maharashtra

Syndicate Bank

Canara Bank

UCO Bank

Central Bank of India

Union Bank

Corporation Bank

United State Bank

Dena Bank

Vijiya Bank

ECGC IDBI Bank
Indian Bank

Bharatiya Mahila Bank

Any other bank or financial institution -

Step I. Register and get the provisional registration number & password generated.

Step II. Pay using either:

(a)

ONLINE MODE – thro/ugh Master / Visa Debit or Credit cards or Internet Banking.

(b)

OFFLINE MODE – through the CBS branches of any of the following public sector banks – Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Central Bank of India, Indian Overseas Bank, Punjab National Bank, United Bank of India.

Note: There is also a provision to reprint the submitted application containing fee details, three days after fee payment.

Official website : http://www.ibps.in

Vacancies

Vacancies (PWD)

SC

ST

OBC*

GEN

Total

Vh

Oh

Total

308

339

541

G812

2000

38

24

62

Note: There is also a provision to reprint the submitted application containing fee details, three days after fee payment.

Official website : http://www.ibps.in

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