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IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018:Last date coming closer for 7275 Clerk Vacancies.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018:Institute of Banking Personnel Selection ( IBPS ) conducts a Common Written Exam ( CWE ) every year to select clerical cadre in several banks across India.all Public Sector Banks ( PSB ) choose this CWE to recruit the right  candidates for them.

It’s 8th year since IBPS took the examination for banking selections.the IBPS Clerk CWE conducts in two levels-Preliminary and Mains.those who cracks those Two level will be selected for the post.It is also known as  IBPS Clerk CWE VIII.

IBPS Clerk recruitment 2018-Notification

IBPS announced a official notification for the IBPS Clerk exam 2018.the IBPS also began the process of application from September 18,2018.the application is now available on official website and interested and eligible candidates can apply their application form online till October 10,2018.

As per the notification,IBPS Clerk 2018 prelims examination is scheduled on December 8,2018,December 9,2018,December 15,2018 & December 16,2018.and Main is scheduled on January 20,2019.It is a golden opportunity for the candidates who didn’t get IBPS clerk earlier.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Clerk Recruitment 2018: Post Details.

The IBPS has given as many as 7275 vacancies.they have categorically distributed these vacancies that are 3852 positions for General Category,1673 for OBC Category,1183 for SC Category and 577 for ST category.

IBPS Clerk 2018 exam Dates.

If you are looking for the is time for must absolutely remember that  important dates related to the same.make sure you have to complete the application process before end date.the dates of the exam is mentioned below.check it out carefully.

Online application process starts from September 18,2018.

Last date to submission of application -October 10,2018.

Conduct of pre exam Training – November 26,2018 to December 1,2018.

Download of  Admit card for Preliminary examination -November 2018.

online examination conducts on December 8,2018,December 9,2018,December 15,2018 & December 16,2018.

Expectation  of preliminary exam result in December 2018/January 2019.

Download of Hall Ticket for Mains-January 2019.

Date of Main exam -January 20,2019.

Final result – April 1,2018.

IBPS Clerk online Application.

IBPS has opened a window for aspirants to apply.candidates are suggested to hit on below mentioned link to apply online for these vacancies.

Apply online here.

IBPS Clerk Exam Centre.

You will be given an Option to select examination centre of your choice when filling the application,but IBPS can allocate exam centre if there is no place at your chosen will not be given any guarantee in this regard.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern.

The IBPS exam happens in Two Phases-Preliminary and Mains.they conduct both Preliminary and Mains in online mode only.the pattern of exam is as follow.

Phase 1:IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination:

The Preliminary exam for IBPS Clerk CWE is an online exam that is testing candidate’s knowledge based on Aptitude and English.Totally Three sections are there in IBPS Prelims.a candidate must gain cut off in each section to qualify Mains.

Candidates must complete the question paper within an hour which means each part  you need to answer in 20 minutes.they totally give 100 questions.and the Cut off will be decided based on the level of difficulty of the might change each year.



S.No. Subject to be asked (objective type) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
2 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
3 Reasoning ability 35 35  20 minutes
TOTAL 100 100 1 hour

Keep in mind that you have to qualify each section of Three to get selected for you have to be alert while writing the exam.

Phase-2:IBPS Clerk Main examination:

you observe a major changes in the exam pattern of  Mains.unlike earlier,IBPS Mains paper comprises 190 questions that should be completed in the time frame of 160 minutes.

Earlier,they used to give Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude separately.However,recently these two have been merged and they will give 50 questions that needs to be solved duration of 45 min.both Prelims and mains will be held in two language-Hindi and English.Take a look at the Exam Pattern of IBPS CWE VIII

S.No. Subject to be asked (Objective type) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 min
2 English Language 40 40 35 min
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 min
4 General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 min
TOTAL 190 200 160 min

Penalty for wrong answer.

You are going to have  a penalty for wrong answer marked in both the Prelims  as well as Mains.for every wrong answer marked,you will get one fourth marks will absolutely be deducted from total marks you be careful when attempting the examination.if you precisely do not know the answer,leave it unmarked.

Here is How to select candidates.

IBPS makes final the merit list of the selected candidates based on the marks obtained in phase-2 and moreover the final cut off will be decided for different category.

IBPS Clerk Exam 2018-Syllabus.

It comprises Three parts that are Reasoning Ability,English Language & Numerical Ability and each of the parts have multiple chapters to focus on if you want to prepare well for IBPS Clerk CWE.

English Language,Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability are the same for Mains.but In addition to these subjects,there are two other subjects as well named General/Financial awareness and Computer knowledge.

Breakup of the syllabus one by one.

English Language:

It includes Reading Comprehension,Cloze test,Error spotting ,Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers),  Phrase Replacement, Odd Sentence, Inference, Sentence Completion,Connectors, Paragraph Conclusion, Phrasal Verb Related Questions,  Word usage/ Vocabulary Based Questions.

Numerical Ability:

It has Data Interpretation, Inequalities , Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems on HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns.

Reasoning Ability:

It comprises Puzzles and Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood-Relation, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Inequalities, Alphabet Related Questions.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018- Educational Qualification.

A candidate should have passed Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or equivalent.those candidates who want to apply should have English as one of the subject as one of the subject at SSC/HSC/Intermediate /Graduation.

Age Limit ( as on September 01,2018):

The candidates should be between 21 years and 28 years.age relaxation is applicable as per norms.if you want more on age need to log on to official website.

IBPS Clerk Pre-exam Training.

IBPS Clerk Pre-exam Training would be conducted by banks that recruits candidates through IBPS.the pre-exam Training would be conducted for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Minority communities.candidates can get the training at their own cost by opting the same against relevant column when applying online.the pre-exam training would be held at following centres.

Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Balasore, Bareilly, Behrampur , Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Dhanbad, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Karnal, Kavaratti, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Mysore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji (Goa), Patiala, Patna, Port Blair, Puducherry, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shimla, Shillong, Siliguri, Thiruchirapalli, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam.

The candidates who want to opt the pre-exam training have to download Hall Ticket for training by type in registration number,date of birth on bank website.any hard copy wouldn’t be sent.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018-application process:

The candidates who want to apply for these vacancies should have below mentioned documents.

  • Valid e-Mail Id.
  • Photograph and signature
  • Application fee must be paid before.
  • The application form is only available on official website.

When applying,keep in mind you must read the complete notification carefully.

IBPS Clerk Application fee:

General/unreserved category candidate will have to pay Rs.600 while SC/ST /PWD category candidates will have to pay Rs.100 only.

Here is how to download IBPS Clerk exam 2018 Hall ticket/Admit card.

All candidates should download the Call letter from Official website of IBPS as no Hall Ticket will be sent by offline which means by post or other ways,Admit cards will not be sent to the by entering registration number and Date of Birth,you can download your Hall Ticket.

Generally,Admit cards will be available 10 days before commencement of examination on its website.Initially,Hall Ticket for preliminary examination will be made available.the next  candidates who  qualify in prelims will be given mains Admit card.

IBPS Clerk Preparation plan.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has recently announced thousands of vacancies for the post of clerical it is a great opportunity for the candidates who are looking for the career in banking sector.preliminary examination is scheduled to be held on December 8,2018,December 9,2018,December 15,2018 & December 16,2018 that mean  you are still left 9 weeks.




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