IBPS Clerk 2017: Aspirants who were eagerly expecting for the CWE Clerks VII exam notification for the year 2017-18 can visit the official site of IBPS and start to apply from today onwards. Every year, IBPS will conduct this clerk examination for engaging suitable staffs below 19 nationalized banks. Comparing to the last year, this time the number of vacancies are very less. This exam is scheduled to be conducted in the month of December 2017. Graduates who are trying for banking careers can apply for IBPS Clerk 2017. Less than three weeks are only there to apply for this exam. In the below section, you can find the important qualifications and exam schemes for the upcoming exam in IBPS.
|IBPS Clerk 2017 – Exam Notification Highlights|
|Post Name||Clerk||Vacancies||12000 (Approx)|
|Selection||Written Test/ Interview||Application||Online|
|Last Date||Soon||Job Location||All India|
IBPS Clerk 2017
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a self governed body which conducts examination for choosing the right candidate for serving below various nationalized or rural banks in India. In order to fill the clerk openings which exist below Allahabad Bank, Canara Bank, IOB, Vijaya Bank, Syndicate Bank, Indian Bank, BOI, etc, IBPS came out with this recruitment plan.
Few years back, aspirants were selected through online exam and interview for this job. But these days, there is no interview for this kind of post. So the participants have to score more marks for achieving this position. After all these struggles, once you get into this post, you can permanently serve in this designation.
To boost up the confidence level of aspirants, we are also providing the latest Syllabus in our site for the upcoming IBPS Clerk 2017. Candidates have to pass through two examination i.e. Preliminary and Main exam for grabbing this post. However, the marks secured in the main exam only will be considered for allotment process. Individuals should be able to produce all the original certificates at the time of joining or else you won’t be considered for appointment.
About Clerk Job: The main job of the bank clerk is to handle deposit, withdrawal of cash, Verifying cheques, maintaining records, receipt collection, data entry and many more tasks assigned by the higher officials.
The basic salary offered for the clerk post will be around Rs.11765/- pm. In addition to this pay, they are also admissible for Dearness allowance, House rent allowance, Medical Allowance, Transport allowance, etc.
- Post Name – Clerk
- Pay Scale – Rs.11765 to 42020/- pm
|IBPS Clerk 2017 – Important Dates|
|Date of Notification||Sep 2017 (tentative)|
|Last Date for Online Application||Soon|
|Preliminary Exam Date||Dec 2017|
|Main Exam Date||Jan 2018|
IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2017
Job seekers who aspire to apply for this clerk job should qualify the eligibility criteria set by the authority. Here in this section, we are going to tell about the necessary qualification and age limitation which are needed to apply for clerk post.
Essential Qualification: Individuals who are holding degree in any discipline from a recognized university or institute are encouraged to apply for this job.
- Minimum qualification – Degree
Required Skills: Operating and working knowledge in Computer is important to apply for clerk job. Additionally, they should be able to write, speak and read fluently in their local language.
- Skills – Computer & Local Language Proficiency
Age Constraints: IBPS has freezed the lower age limit to 20 years and upper age limit to 28 years. Aspirants who wish to claim for age relaxation have to submit their community certificate.
- Minimum Age – 20 years
- Maximum Age – 28 years
Age Relaxation: Aspirants who are belonging to reserved category or some special category can get relaxation as per existing government orders. We have added up the age limit with relaxation age and have listed in the below section.
- Age Limit for OBC – 31 years
- Age Limit for SC/ ST/ Domicile of J&K – 33 years
- Age Limit for PWD – 38 years
- Age Limit for Divorcees/ Widows/ Legally separated Women – 37 years
IBPS Recruitment Process 2017
The appointment is purely based upon the marks obtained by them in the online examination only. For the past few years, IBPS cancelled the interview process for Clerical post alone. At first, a preliminary exam will be conducted for reducing large number of aspirants appearing for the upcoming process.
Aspirants who secure the minimum qualifying marks would be invited for Main examination. Only the main examination marks would be considered for provisional allotment. Individuals who are ranking top in the merit list will be given appointment order. All the original documents shall be checked at the time of appointment.
- Preliminary Examination
- Main Examination
- Document Verification
IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern and Procedure: The IBPS Clerk Examination will be conducted in two phases i.e. Preliminary Exam and Main Exam. Both are objective type exams which would be conducted through online mode. The exam pattern for both the exams are given clearly in the below section.
Preliminary Exam: The preliminary examination consists of 100 objective type questions where each question carries one mark. In this exam ¼ of the mark would be reduced for every wrong answer. One hour duration will be given to complete this exam. The subjects and marks for this exam are listed below.
- English Language – 30 marks
- Numerical Ability – 35 marks
- Reasoning Ability – 35 marks
Main Exam: In this exam, there are totally five sections. Separate time fill be given to finish each section. Each section comprises of 40 questions and there will be a total of 200 questions. This examination would be conducted for a total duration of 135 minutes. Candidates should try to answer maximum questions within that given time.
- Reasoning – 50 marks
- English Language – 40 marks
- Quantitative Aptitude – 50 marks
- General Awareness – 40 marks
- Computer Knowledge – 20 marks
Application Fee: Aspirants are requested to pay the application fee by using Net banking, credit or debit card only. No other mode of payment would be accepted.
- Fee for SC/ ST/ PWD/ EXSM – Rs.100/-
- Fee for Others – Rs.600/-
- Payment Mode – Online
How to Apply Online for IBPS Clerk 2017
Individuals who are qualifying the eligibility criteria which are mentioned above can submit their application for IBPS Clerk 2017 through online. The detailed steps for online registration are listed out below.
- Logon to the official portal of IBPS i.e. “www.ibps.in”.
- Click on the “Click Here to Apply Online for CWE Clerk VII” link which will be scrolling on the top of the page.
- You will be directed to a login window.
- Hit on the “Click Here for Registration” tab on the top of the page.
- Fill the basic details and give “Submit”
- Use the Registration Number and Password as login data.
- Upload the softcopies of photo and
- Enter the qualification and other details in the specified fields.
- After filling all the details, give the “Final Submit”
- Then, Choose the payment option and make the fee payment.
- After successful fee submission, an application form will be displayed with fee paid status.
- Download and save the file for future record.
|Apply Online||Click here|
Note: In the above section, we have discussed about the release of IBPS Clerk Exam Notification, for making it easy for reference. Go through the detailed notification for grabbing more details.