IBPS Clerical Cadre recruitment 2014
IBPS has begun applications for the selection of candidates to Clerical Cadre posts in the 19 participating banks for the year 2014. IBPS Clerical Cadre 2014 recruitment will include a Common Written Exam (CWE IV) and an interview. The CWE IV has total marks of 200 and the total marks for the interview is 100. The CWE IV will have 80 per cent weightage for final consideration while the interview will have weightage of 100 marks.
IBPS Exam Pattern
The Common Written Examination will be conducted through online mode and is to be completed in 2 hours. The exam consists of 5 sections for a total of 200 marks. The different sections are:
1. Reasoning (40 marks)
2. English Language (40 marks)
3. Numerical Ability (40 marks)
4. General Awareness with special reference to the Banking industry (40 marks)
5. Computer Knowledge (40 marks).
The Common Recruitment Process (CRP) will be conducted in two steps: first aspirants will be required to attempt a Common Written Exam (CWE-IV) following which the successful candidates will be called for interview. Those candidates clearing both steps will be allotted an organization (depending on vacancy) for the financial year 2015-2016.
All sections, with the exception of English Language, will be available in both English and Hindi. Negative marking is applicable with one-fourth of the total value of the question deducted for each incorrect answer. Detailed information on the exam syllabus and question paper will be available after the release of IBPS Clerk 2014 call letters i.e. from November 17, 2014.
Minimum cut off score of the CWE Clerks IV will be decided after the examination, depending on the vacancies available.
Important dates to guide you through IBPS Clerk exam 2014
Online Registration begins: August 12, 2014
Last date for online registration: September 1, 2014
Online application fee payment available from August 12, 2014 to September 1, 2014
Offline application fee payment available from August 14, 2014 to September 3, 2014
Pre-Examination Training call letter for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates available from November 7, 2014 to November 17, 2014
Pre-Examination Training for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates to be held from November 17, 2014 to November 22, 2014
IBPS Clerk exam 2014 call letter available after: November 17, 2014
IBPS Clerk exam 2014 Online Examination tentative dates: December 6, December 7, December 13, December 14, December 20, December 21, and December 27, 2014
IBPS Clerk exam 2014 results to be declared: January 2015
Interview call letters available online from: January 2015
Interview to be conducted during: February 2015
Provisional allotment: April 2015
Participating Banks: Allahabad Bank, Corporation Bank, Syndicate Bank, Andhra Bank, Dena Bank, UCO Bank, Bank of Baroda, Indian Bank, Union Bank of India, Bank of India, Indian Overseas Bank, United Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Vijaya Bank, Canara Bank, Punjab National Bank, Central Bank of India and Punjab and Sind Bank.