IBPS has released notification for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP Clerks -VIII). The online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Common Recruitment Process for selection of personnel for Clerical cadre Posts in the Participating Organisations is tentatively scheduled in December 2018 & January 2019.
|Allahabad Bank||Canara Bank||Indian Overseas Bank||UCO Bank|
|Andhra Bank||Central Bank of India||Oriental Bank of Commerce||Union Bank of India|
|Bank of Baroda||Corporation Bank||Punjab National Bank||United Bank of India|
|Bank of India||Dena Bank||Punjab & Sind Bank||Vijaya Bank|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Indian Bank||Syndicate Bank|
Since IBPS Clerk Recruitment is to be done on State/UT-wise basis, you can apply to ONLY ONE State/UT.
The total vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2018 are 7275.
|DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI||1||2||3|
|DAMAN & DIU||1||1|
|JAMMU & KASHMIR||1||7||15||38||61|
A. Age Limit (as on 1st September 2018)
- Minimum Age – 20 years
- Maximum Age – 28 years
B. Educational Qualifications
- Graduate in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or equivalent.
- The candidate should have valid marks sheet.
- Computer Literacy i .e the operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory.
- The candidate should know the official language of the applied state.
C. Age Relaxation
- SC/ST – 5 Years
- OBC (Non- Creamy Layer)– 3 Years
- PWD – 10 Years
- Widows, Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried – 9 years
- Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir – 5 years
- Persons affected by 1984 riots – 5 years
- Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to only MP) – 5 years
Selection Procedure and Exam Pattern
The written examination will be conducted online in two phases. The first will be the Preliminary Examination & the second will be the Mains Exam. The Candidates who qualify the Prelims will be eligible to write the Main Examination. Marks obtained in the Mains Exam will only be considered in the final selection.
IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern
|Section||No. of Qs||Marks||Time|
|English Language||30||30||20 mins|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 mins|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 min|
Please Note – IBPS has introduced Sectional Timings in the Prelims Exam this year!
IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern
The IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern has undergone a change this year in which the number of questions has increased. Read the detailed mains exam pattern by clicking on the button below.
|Name of Tests
(NOT BY SEQUENCE)
|No. of Qs||Max. Marks||Time|
|General/ Financial Awareness||50||50||35 min|
|General English||40||40||35 min|
|Reasoning Ability & Computer
|Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 min|
Important Dates – IBPS Clerk Notification 2018
|Exam Events||Important Dates|
|Start Date of Online Registration||18th September 2018|
|Close Date of Online Registration||10th October 2018|
|Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training||November 2018|
|Conduct of Pre-Exam Training||26th November 2018 – 01st December 2018|
|Download of call letters for Prelims||November 2018|
|Prelims Exam||8th, 9th, 15th & 16th December 2018|
|Prelims Exam Result||December 2018/January 2019|
|Download Call Letter for Mains||January 2018|
|Mains Exam||20th January 2019|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2019|