Sunday, 18 August 2013

Know the Eligibilty Criteria for IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

Passed the 12th Class, Sorry ! You are not Eligible for Clerical Jobs in Public Sector Banks (PSB's) . Its a New Government Rule !

Getting a Clerical Job in Public Sector Banks in India, will now be a Dream for 12th Class Pass out's as Government of India, had made Graduation, as Essential Qualification to apply for Clerk Jobs in Public Sector Banks and subsequently IBPS had revised the Eligibility Criteria for the Upcoming IBPS Clerk Exam  2013.

IBPS Clerk Exam Notification is Out

A few days back, IBPS had released the Notification for the 3rd IBPS Clerk Exam. If you are Graduate and Looking for Jobs in Banking Sector, then this exam is for you. For Full Details, Read the Notification at the link below

Notification for IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

In this post, we are going to discuss the IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria, and How the changes in the IBPS Clerk Eligibility criteria reduced the Competition level in the Upcoming IBPS Clerk Exam.

[ Explained] : IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria

Friday, 16 August 2013

IBPS Clerk Exam 2013 Notification Out

As informed by us in our previous post regrading the announcement of IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2013. Today, we feel happy to announce that IBPS Clerk Exam 2013 Notification is out and online registration all set to start from 19th August, 2013.

Before you set to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam 2013, you are advised to read this valuable post, as it introduces you with the Exam Pattern, Eligibility Details and other conditions required to appear in the IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

IBPS Clerk Exam 2013: Complete Details

IBPS Clerk Exam, popularly known as IBPS Clerk CWE is an All India Entrance Exam for the Selection of Personnel for Clerical Cadre in Public Sector Banks and Financial Organisation. However, the major recruiters through the IBPS Clerk exam are 19 Public Sector Banks (PSB's).

Here are a few things that you need to know about the IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

1) IBPS Clerk Exam is held once an year. The First IBPS Clerk Exam was conducted in Nov/Dec 2013, the 2nd being held on Dec 2013. In 2013, IBPS Clerk Exam is tentatively scheduled to be held in Nov/Dec, 2013

2) IBPS Clerk Exam getting attention of lakhs of candidates. In the First IBPS Clerk Exam over 43 Lakh Registered and 30 lakh appear and only 5.31 lakh pass the exam. In the 2nd IBPS Clerk Exam, over 15 lakh Registered and 10 lakh appeared and only 1 lakh passed the written Exam

For 2013 IBPS Clerk Exam, it is expected that close to lakh candidates will appear for this exam. The reason being, because IBPS had made Graduation mandatory to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam.

3) Gone are the days, when you have to darken the Ovals on the OMR Sheet in the Written Exam. Now the IBPS Clerk Exam goes Online, and as such you have to appear for exam at a computerised centre and you can answer the Questions, with click of a mouse button.

4) It is worth mentioning here that only those candidates who rank higher in Merit will be declared successful in the Written exam and hence called for Common Interview. Applicants must have to pass in each section of the Written exam to be able to considered for rank or merit in the written exam.

5) Those who qualify the (Written Exam + Common Interview) will be called to fill their preferences for participating Banks/Organizations. The Allotment will be done through a Computerised System and every successful candidate, will get one Offer for appointment in any of the participating banks

Who is Eligible to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam ?

If you are willing to apply and appear in the IBPS Clerk Exam 2013, then you must full fill these eligibility conditions

  • Age Limit: Min: 20 years and Max: 28 years ( An on 1st August, 2013)
  • Educational Qualifications: Degree in any disciplines from recognized university in India. Students will backlogs cannot apply.
  • You must be able to read, write and speak the Local/Official Language of the state.
  • Applicants must be computer literate and posses  the working knowledge of computers.
 Full Details :: IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria

 Selection Process

The Selection Process to be followed by IBPS in the upcoming IBPS Clerk Exam, comprises of Written Exam, which will be followed by Written Exam and then by Common Interview.The Written Exam is tentatively scheduled to be held in Nov/Dec, 2013

Only those candidates who pass the Written Exam and stood higher in merit will be Called for Common Interview

Common Interview: The Common Interview for IBPS Clerk Exam, will be held at selected locations in Country. The Interview will be conducted by participating banks and is coordinated by IBPS.

Those Candidates who pass the Interview will then be asked to fill their preferences for Participating banks.

A successful candidate will receive one offer through a Computerised System for Clerical Job in any of the participating banks.

How to Apply ?

Applicants who full fill the above mentioned eligibility conditions, can apply online and submit their Online applications in between 19th August to 7th September, 2013.

Application Fees: Since, Indian Constitution allows relaxation for payment of application fees for all competitive exams, therefore, applicant must pay the IBPS Application fees, as per the criteria given below
  • Rs 100 (For SC/ST/PWD/ExSM
  • Rs 600 (For Others)

Online Application: Applicants are to be submitted only through the Online mode, by submitting the Online application form at the Official Website of IBPS ( 

Before, you proceed to apply online, make sure you have you Scanned photo and Scanned Signature as these are needed at the time of online registration.

Applicants are advised in their own interest to carefully fill the online form, by following the On-Screen Instructions. Once, your application is registered, make sure you note down the Registration No. and Password, as these are needed in the further stages of Recruitment.

Also Don't forget to Print the System Generated Online application form, containing your filled in details.

Details: For Complete Details, applicants are advised to check the IBPS Official Website at (

Friday, 2 August 2013

Dates Announced for IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

IBPS Clerk Exam 2013 Dates are yet to be announced officially,  but we have got some authentic information on the Schedule of the next IBPS Clerk Exam . It is worth mentioning here that IBPS conducts Clerk Common Written Exam (CWE) every year since 2011. As, this exam is the only gateway to get Clerical Jobs in Public Sector Banks ( Excluding SBI), it gets attention from large pool of students.

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates

Everyone is eager to know the Dates of the Next IBPS Clerk Exam. To know the Exact dates of IBPS Clerk CWE, we have emailed our Query to IBPS Support team and after days we got the reply.

As per the information received from IBPS, here is the tentative Schedule of IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

  • Release of IBPS Clerk Notification: 17th August to 9th September, 2013
  • Date of Common Written Exam (CWE) : Dec 2013/Jan 2014

 IBPS Clerk Exam 2013 : Exact Dates

It is worth mentioning here that the Schedule mentioned above is only tentative and not exact. The exact Dates will be known, once there will be an official statement by IBPS OR IBPS come out with the Notification.

So wait till 17th August and onwards to know the Exact IBPS Clerk Exam Dates. However, we advise you not to delay the preparation, as the competition level is this exam is expected to be very high. 

In 2011, over 30 lakh students have appeared in the IBPS Clerk Exam, while in 2012 25 students apply and appear in the exam and in 2013, it is expected that over 20 lakh students will apply and appear in the exam.

What's Next ?

In the upcoming posts we will share the Notification, Full Advertisement, Exam pattern and Syllabus, Books and Study Material for IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

Thursday, 1 August 2013

IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

Public Sector Banks have become the largest employers of Graduates in India, in the recent years.As per an estimate, it is expected that over 5 lakh Bank Jobs are coming in the next five years, starting from 2011.  A total of 21 Public Sector Banks are recruiting people in huge numbers since 2011. This huge creation of  vacancies in Public Sector Banks are a resultant of these two factors

1) Over 35-40% of Bank staff is going to retire by 2015.

2) Openings of New Bank Branches. RBI had issued an order to provide banking services in all areas with population of 5000. So, there will be large scale opening of Bank branches in recent years and this trend is likely to continue in coming years, as well. as this in turn will create more and more vacancies.

IBPS - Helping Banks to Recruit people

If you are bank Job Seeker, then you might know about IBPS and IBPS Exams. But if have just completed your Degree and interested to make a career in Banking Sector, then you must know about IBPS and IBPS Exams.

IBPS: IBPS is an autonomous origination, mandated by Govt of India, to conduct Recruitment Exam and Interviews on the behalf of Banks, to help them in the selection of people

IBPS Exams: IBPS Exams are Popularly know as Common Written Exams (CWE). Starting in 2011, IBPS conducts four types of Exams in an year.

IBPS PO Exam: IBPS Conducts PO Exam every year for the recruitment of Probationary Officers/Management Trainees in 20 Public Sector Banks. For 2013, IBPS PO Exam Dates have been announced and the Online Registrations are going on. The Last Date to apply for IBPS PO Exam 2013 is 17th August, 2013 and the Written Exam is tentatively scheduled to held in Oct/Nov, 2013

IBPS Clerk Exam: This Exam, gets the maximum attention of Bank Job Seekers. In 2011, over 43 lakh students registered for this exam, while in 2012, 32 Lakh registered for this exam. In 2013, IBPS Clerk Exam Notification is expected in August, and the Exam is most likely to be held in  Nov/Dec, 2013.

IBPS RRB Exam : Apart from PO and Clerk Exams for Public Sector Banks, IBPS also conducts Officers and Office Assistants Exams for Regional Rural Banks (RRB's). For, 2013, IBPS RRB Exam Notification is out and registration is closed. The Exam is tentatively scheduled in the month of Sept/Oct.

IBPS Specialist Officers Exam: Another exam conducted by IBPS is IBPS Specialist Officers Exam.  The Exam intends to recruit candidates for Specialist Officers posts in public Sector Banks. The next IBPS Specialist Officers CWE is expected in June, 2014.

IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

In this post, we will share the each and everything you need to know about the Upcoming IBPS Clerk Exam, 2013. 

1st IBPS Clerk Exam: IBPS had conducted the First Common Written Exam for the post of Clerks in 19 Public Sector banks in the month of Nov-Dec 2011.In the First IBPS Clerk Common Written Exam, 43 lakh students were registered and 30 lakh students have appeared in the Exam.The result of this exam was announced on 29th February, 2012 in which 5.31 lakh students have been declared as successful

2nd IBPS Clerk Exam: For the Qualifiers of 2nd IBPS Clerk Exam, a record number of 39000 vacancies have been advertised by Banks. The Allotment process for these banks is completed in May, 2013. 

Now, everyone is waiting for announcement of Next IBPS Clerk Exam, and below you will find, some authentic information on the next IBPS Clerk Exam.

Dates of  Next IBPS Clerk Exam 2013: To know the exact Dates of the next IBPS Clerk Exam , we have emailed to the IBPS Support to know the Schedule of the IBPS Clerk Exam 2013. As per the response we received from IBPS, below is the timeline specified by IBPS.

  • Release of Advt/Notification: Between 17th August to 9th Sept, 2013
  • Date of Written Exam : Dec, 2013

Read More About :: IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2013  
Since IBPS Clerk Exam is the only gateway for Clerical Jobs in 20 Public Sector bank, so students must thoroughly prepare for this exam as the level of Competition in this exam is expected to be sky high.So don't wait for the exam dates for to be announced, instead start preparing for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2013 and remember starting to prepare early for this exam, will surely help you in the wrong run.

How to get Informed about IBPS Clerk Exam 2013

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What's Next?

In the Upcoming posts, we will share the IBPS Clerk Exam Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process, Syllabus and Exam Pattern and Not to forget Books and Study Material, that will help you in getting high marks in the Written Exam