IBPS Clerk 2018 FAQS - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for IBPS Clerk
Dear Students ,
As you know that Institute of Banking Persnonal Selection(IBPS) has released the notification for the recruitment of Clerk-2018 in the bank. Regarding IBPS Clerk -Examination some FAQs are given here:
How many vacancies are announced for IBPS clerk in 2018?
There are total 7275 vacancies announced by IBPS for the requirement of clerk 2018
State wise vacancies of IBPS Clerk 2018:
|1.||Andaman & Nicobar||0|
|8.||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||3|
|9.||Daman & Diu||1|
|15.||Jammu & Kashmir||61|
When will the IBPS clerk 2018 pre-examination be conducted?
The preliminary examination will be conducted on 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018 .
What is the eligibility criteria for IBPS clerk 2018?
The minimum qualification for the exam is graduation from any stream from a university recognized by the Govt. of India or any equivalent qualification recognized by the Central Goverment. the candidate should posses in the local / official language of the state from which he/she wishes to apply i.e. is candidate should know how to read/write and speak the local language of the concerned state.
I am less than 19 year old, am I eligible to apply IBPS clerk 2018?
Sorry, you are not eligible to apply this exam because the minimum age required is 20 years and the maximum age is 28 years.
I have scored 50% marks in graduation, Am I eligible for IBPS clerk 2018?
Yes you are eligible for the exam because there is not percentage criterion for this exam.
I am pursuing graduation in last semester/final year; can I apply for IBPS clerk 2018?
No,the candidates who have given their final year/last semester exam are not eligible to apply for this recruitment. You have to fill the overall degree percentage while filing the application form.
How many attempts are there for IBPS clerk 2018?
There is no restriction on number of attempts.
Should I be careful while selecting the region?
Yes, as you should be proficient in that region's regional language and you might have to undergo a language proficiency test in selection procedure.
When will the registration start to fill the application form for IBPS Clerk 2018?
Start of online application - 18 September 2018
End of online application - 10 October 2018
When will the main examination be conducted?
The main Exam of IBPS Clerk 2018 will be conducted on 20th Jan 2019
How many banks are participating in the IBPS CWE Clerk-VII Recruitment Process?
There are total 19 banks, which are participating in the IBPS CWE Clerk.
|Allahabad Bank||Canara bank||Indian overseas bank||UCO bank|
|Andhra bank||Central Bank of India||Oriental Bank of Commerce||United Bank of India|
|Bank of Baroda||Corporation Bank||Punjab National Bank||Union Bank of India|
|Bank of India||Dena Bank||Punjab & Sind Bank||Vijaya Bank|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Indian Bank||Syndicate bank||-|
What is the Exam Pattern of IBPS clerk pre-examination 2018?
The pattern of IBPS clerk pre examination 2018 has been changed as follows:
The scheme of this test is given below in a table
Name of Tests
No. of Questions
Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
What is the new pattern of IBPS clerk-Mains examination?
|Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Medium of Exam||Time alloted For Each test|
|Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||English & Hindi||45 minutes|
|General/ Financial Awareness||50||50||English & Hindi||35 minutes|
|General English||40||40||English||35 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||English & Hindi||45 minutes|
What was the cut off of IBPS Clerk 2016 – Pre-examination?
Cut off marks of IBPS Clerk 2016 – (pre-examination According to state ) :-
|12||Jammu & Kashmir||68.75||-|
What was sectional cut off of IBPS Clerk mains -2016?
Section-wise IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2016 – Mains
|Section||Max. Marks||Cut off Marks|
I have cleared the overall cut off of pre/main examination of IBPS Clerk but I didn’t clear the sectional cut off of quantitative aptitude, Am I eligible for mains/interview?
sorry, you are not eligible for the next tier, you must have to clear the sectional cut off of each section.
What is the Application Fee?
Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates and Rs. 600 /- for all others.
Is there any age relaxation in IBPS Clerk?
Yes there is age relaxation for SC, ST, OBC, PWD, Ex serviceman and other categories as follows:
|Sr. No||Category||Age Relaxation|
|1||Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe||5 years|
|2||Other Backward Classes||3 years|
|3||Persons With Disability||10 years|
|4||Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen||Actual period of service rendered in the defense forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years|
|5||Widows Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried||9 years|
|6||Persons ordinarily domiciled in the Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89||5 years|
|7||Persons affected by 1984 riots||5 years|
|8||Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only)||5 years|
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