IBPS Clerk 2018 exam is going to be conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to select candidates for the clerical cadre in multiple Government as well as Public Sector banks all over the country. The IBPS Clerk 2018 exam will be conducted on two levels- preliminary exam and mains. No interview process is required for the selection to the post of Clerk. Merit List is made based on the cumulative score of both Preliminary Examination as well as Mains Examination.
IBPS has released IBPS Clerk 2018 notification to fill vacancies in public sector banks. Online Registration for IBPS Clerk 2018-19 will start from 18th September 2018 . The official notification link for IBPS Clerk 2018 exam is mentioned below. Click on the below mentioned link to read the official notification for IBPS Clerk 2018.
The dates for conducting IBPS Clerk 2018 Preliminary Examination is 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th December 2018 while that of Mains Examination is 20th January 2019. Let's have a look at the complete schedule of IBPS Clerk 2018.
|Release of Official Notification||14th September 2018|
|Start of Official Notification||18th September 2018|
|End of Official Notification||10th October 2018|
|Preliminary Examination||8th, 9th, 15th & 16th December 2018|
|Mains Exam||20th January 2019|
The registration process for IBPS Clerk CWE 2018 Exam will be done online. The Online Registration has started on 18th September 2018. Keep visiting the page for more updates.
The application fees for IBPS Clerk CWE 2018 exam is Rs. 600/- for candidates belonging to General Category. For candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category, the application fee is reduced to Rs. 100/-
The salary of a Clerk in a Public Sector Bank is Rs.18000 to Rs.21000 during the training period. After training period is over, multiple perks and emoluments are added. All these perks and emoluments differ from bank to bank.
The Vacancy for IBPS Clerk 2018 is 7275. As per the IBPS Clerk 2017 Official Notification’ there were 7883 vacancies in total. The vacancy for IBPS Clerk has considerably reduced as compared to last year. Thus, it is expected that the competition this year will be really tough for the exam.
Candidates can choose the centre of their preference while filling in the application form for IBPS Clerk 2018. The centres will be allotted to candidates based on their choice. However in case of non-availability of seats in the selected venue, IBPS can allot a different centre to the candidate.
The IBPS Clerk recruitment 2018 will be done in two different stages: Preliminary and Mains. After clearing both the examinations a merit list is prepared that determines the fate of participating candidates. No interview process is required for selection to the post of Clerk through IBPS Clerk Examination.
IBPS conducts exams for post of Clerical Cadre in two different stages: Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. The candidates are required to qualify both the stages to be listed in the merit list prepared after conduction of both the exams.
IBPS Clerk 2018 Preliminary Exam Pattern:
|S.No||Name of Tests(Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
IBPS Clerk 2018 Mains Exam Pattern:
|Serial No.||Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1.||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 minutes|
|2.||English Language||40||40||35 minutes|
|3.||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 minutes|
|4.||General Awareness/Financial Awareness||50||50||35 minutes|
The basic subjects that a candidate needs to master are Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning and English Language. The syllabus for both Preliminary Exam and the Mains Exam are different. A candidate is also required to be proficient in Computer and must have General Awareness knowledge specifically in the field of Banking.Click Here to View IBPS Clerk 2018 Exam Syllabus
A candidate must be 20-28 years old, must hold a minimum qualification of Bachelor’s from a recognized university and must not hold any criminal record while applying for IBPS Clerk CWE 2018 Exam.Click Here to View IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2018 Details
Every candidate who registers for IBPS Clerk 2018 within stipulated time will be assigned an e-admit card/hall ticket/call letter that can be downloaded from the official website of IBPS. The admit card for the IBPS Clerk Prelims exam will be released first followed by the admit card of IBPS Clerk Mains exam (administered to only those candidates who qualify for Prelims exam).
More information and the download link for the admit card will be displayed post the release of the official notification for IBPS Clerk 2018. Candidates are advised to keep checking this page for updates.
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Board will be releasing IBPS Clerk Result 2018 separately for Prelims and Mains Exam. Candidates who clear the Prelims Round will be eligible to give IBPS Clerk Mains Exam. IBPS Clerk Result will be declared first for Prelims Exam and then for Mains Exam.
The cut off list for IBPS Clerk CWE will be released after the conduction of each level of exam and will be updated on the IBPS official website. To get a fair idea on IBPS Clerk 2018 Cut-Off, let's have a look at the previous year cut-off for IBPS Clerk Exam.
IBPS Clerk 2016 Final Cut Off
|ANDAMAN & NICOBAR||NA||20.03||31.22||36.97|
|DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI||NA||NA||NA||33.94|
|DAMAN & DIU||33.69||27.03||35.75||30.60|
|JAMMU AND KASHMIR||23.28||17.25||34.60||40.28|
Candidates are required to look into the latest pattern of the exam and must be acquainted with the updated syllabus before starting their preparation for IBPS Clerk CWE 2018. Candidates can learn through a range of course books provided on the store.adda247.com. They can assess themselves by giving the Online Mock Test Series for IBPS Clerk and they can also opt for Career Power Classroom Program to amplify their skills through our highly qualified faculty.