Bank

Banking is the backbone of a nation’s economy. Today in India the bank recruitment is one of the most sought after career option for all young graduates. Banking career is challenging as well as rewarding. It provides you a huge sense of security with good perks and salary. It does not require any specific banking qualification or any banking course. So you can definitely go for this sector by giving common competitive exams after graduation for different positions like

  1. Probationary Officer
  2. Clerk
  3. Specialist Officer

Bank Name

1

Allahabad Bank

8

Corporation Bank

15

Punjab and Sind Bank

2

Andhra Bank

9

Dena Bank

16

Syndicate Bank

3

Bank of Baroda

10

IDBI Bank

17

UCO Bank

4

Bank of India

11

Indian Bank

18

Union Bank of India

5

Bank of Maharashtra

12

Indian Overseas Bank

19

United Bank of India

6

Canara Bank

13

Oriental Bank of Commerce

20

Vijaya Bank

7

Central Bank of India

14

Punjab National Bank

Age limits

  • Probationary Officer> 20 to 30 years
  • Clerk> 20 to 30 years
  • Specialist Officer > 20 to 30 years

Age relaxation

  • OBC> 3 years
  • SC/ST> 5 years
  • WIDOW/DIVORCED WOMEN> 9 years
  • EX SERVICEMEN> 5 years
  • PERSON WITH DISABILITY> 10 Years

Qualification

  • Applying candidates should have completed their 10th/12th/Degree (graduation)/Post Graduation, etc as per various posts or jobs or vacancies with good academic records in concerned discipline from well recognized University / Institute.

Exam Pattern

Prelium exam pattern for clerk / po and so

 

Serial No.

Section

No. of Question

Total Marks

Duration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

English Language

 

30

30

20 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

Numerical Ability

 

35

35

20 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Reasoning

 

35

35

20 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

100

100

60 minutes

 Mains exam pattern for bank clerk/ po  / so

 

Serial No.  Section

No. of Question

Total Marks

Duration

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.

General English

 

40

40

35 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.

Quantitative Aptitude

 

50

50

45 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.

Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude

50

60

45 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.

General/Financial Awareness

 

50

50

25 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

190

200

2 hours 40 minutes

  • The above tests except for the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.
  • The exam will be conducted online and it will carry objective type questions.
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted for every question attempted wrong by a candidate in both IBPS PO 2017 Preliminary Exam and IBPS PO 2017 Mains Exam. There will be no deduction of marks for a question left blank/ unattempted by a candidate.

Interview Process

Candidates who qualify the Mains Exam are finally called for the Interview Process by IBPS. The Interview Process will constitute of 100 marks and the minimum marks for qualifying this round will be 40% which is reduced to 35% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PWD categories.

Final Selection:

The final selection of the candidate to the post of Probationary Officer will be made by taking into consideration the cumulative score of Mains Exam and the interview Process. The weight age of both these phases of examination will be in the ratio 80:20 respectively.

Website reference for online application

IBPS BANKhttp://www.ibps.in/

 RRB BANKhttp://www.ibps.in/

NABARDhttps://www.nabard.org/default.aspx

SBI: http://sbi.co.in

RBI: http://irbi.org