IBPS Bank Exams: IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection)
exams are quite famous among the candidates who want to get a settled job in banks. The full form of IBPS is The Institute of Bank Personnel Selection (IBPS) that actually initiates the proper conduct of the important Common Written Examination (CWE). This examination is taken out for the best selection of the eligible candidates from around the nation. This exam is popularly known as IBPS exam. This page is discussing about this exam in detail manner. You will be able to clarify your doubts. Here, the main focus will be on the IBPS Exams 2013 along with the past exams of the year 2012.
IBPS Exam For Bank PO and Bank Clerk Recruitment: The examination pattern will be having just Objective type questions contains 250 questions in total. The duration of time for completing the exam will be of 150 minutes only. This is the examination pattern to be adopted by IBPS for the year 2013 and candidate can apply for only one specific post at once.
You are not allowed to use calculators or cellular phones in the examination room. The best part is to read their guidelines properly when you have decided to appear for IBPS examination.
IPBS Score Card: All the candidates who want to get the post of a clear or a probationary officer will have to get a valid score in the CWE as defined above. If you have missed to give the exams in the year 2013, wait for ibps examination of year 2014. All successful candidate will get the valid IBPS score and all bank use this score for calling candidates for interview if they have any vacancy. If you do not have the valid scorecard of the IBPS examination, you are not going to get entertained by any of the Indian bank.
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Common Written Examination(CWE) For Recruitment of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainees-
The next Common Written Examination (CWE PO/MT-III) as a pre-requisite for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts in the Participating Organisations listed below will be conducted online by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) tentatively in October 2013.
Allahabad Bank Union Bank ofIndia
Central Bank ofIndia Bank ofIndia Indian Bank ECGC
Syndicate Bank Punjab National Bank
Andhra Bank United Bank ofIndia
Corporation Bank Bank ofMaharashtra
Indian Overseas Bank IDBI Bank
UCO Bank Punjab & Sind Bank
Bank ofBaroda Vijaya Bank Dena Bank
Canara Bank Oriental Bank of Commerce
Any other bank or financial institution
The tentative schedule of events is as follows:
Event Tentative Date
Online Registration 22.07.2013- 12.08.2013
Payment of Application Fees- Online 22.07.2013- 12.08.2013
Payment of Application Fees- Offline 24.07.2013- 17.08.2013
Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination
Training (PET) for SC/ST/ Minority Community
candidates After 25.09.2013
Pre-Examination Training 07.10.2013-12.10.2013
Download of Call letter for Examination After 07.10.2013
Online Examination (Tentative dates)-
some/ all/ additional dates as the need arises 19.10.2013/ 20.10.2013/ 26.10.2013/ 27.10.2013
Declaration of result status of examination (CWE) Third/ fourth week of November 2013
Download of call letters for Interview First week of January 2014
Conduct of Interview Third week of January 2014
Allotment March 2014
Name of the Post: Probationary Officer/ Management Trainees
Age (As on 01.07.2013):
Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years i.e. a candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1985 and not later than 01.07.1993 (both dates inclusive).Relaxation is applicable as per the rules.
Candidates must possess Degree with 60% marks in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
Candidates who have been shortlisted in the examination for CWE PO/MT-III will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations. Interviews will be conducted at select centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter. Candidates are required to download their interview call letters from authorised IBPS website www.ibps.in.
Application Fees/ Intimation Charges [Payable from 22.07.2013 to 12.08.2013 (Online payment) and 24.07.2013 to 17.08.2013 (Offline payment) both dates inclusive].
Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
Rs. 600 /- for all others
How to Apply:
Candidates can apply online only from 22.07.2013 to 12.08.2013 and no other mode of application will be accepted.After submission of online application form, candidates are required to take print out of it for future use. System generated printout of the online application form, original and self attested photocopies of all relevant documents must be produced at the time of interview.
Procedure for applying online
1. Candidates are first required to go to the IBPS’s website www.ibps.in and click on the Home Page to open the link “CWE PO/MT-III” and then click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CWE- PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES (CWEPO/MT-III)” to open the On-Line Application Form.
2. Candidates will have to enter their basic details and upload in the online application form. Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature.
3. Submit error free online application.
4. The payment can be made by using only Master/ Visa Debit or Credit cards or Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen.
5. Candidates are required to take a printout of the e-receipt for future use.