About   Banking Exams

                       The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is an autonomas body set to evolve and implement world class process of assesment and selection of personnel
                        for various client Organizations.

                        Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) provides its services to all Public Sector Banks, SBI, Associate Banks of SBI, Regional Rural Banks(RRBs),
                         RBI,Nabard, Sidbi, Co.op.Banks, LIC & Insurence companies which are regular member of the IBPS society.

                 Banking Exams Conducted by IBPS :

                        IBPS PO (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Probationary Officer /Management Trainee).

                        IBPS CLERK (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Clerk).

                        IBPS RRB (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Regional Rural Bank officers).

                        IBPS Specialist Officers (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection specialist officers).

                        State Bank of India Probationary Officer.

                        State Bank of India Clerk.

                        Reserve Bank of India Assistant.

                  Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Probationary Officer /Management Trainee (IBPS PO) :

                            Educational Qualification: Any Graduate .

                            Agelimit: Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 30 years(For OBC 3 years relaxation, for SC/ST 5 years relaxation).

                  Selection Process:

                           CWE - ONLINE EXAMINATIONS:

                            The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

                             I. Preliminary Examination

                              Time Available:Composite time of 1 hour

                              Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 English Language 30 30
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

                              II.Main Examination :

                                Time Available:Composite time of 2 hours

                                Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 Reasoning Ability 50 50
2 English Language 40 40
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
4 General Awareness (with special reference to Banking Industry) 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge 20 20
Total 200 200

                        Interview:

                        INTERVIEW Candidates who have been shortlisted in the main examination for CWE PO/MT-V will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by
                         the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS.

                  Institute of Banking Personnel Selection CLERK (IBPS CLERK) :

                            Educational Qualification: Any Graduate .

                            Agelimit: Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years(For OBC 3 years relaxation, for SC/ST 5 years relaxation).

                  Selection Process:

                           CWE - ONLINE EXAMINATIONS:

                            The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

                             I. Preliminary Examination

                              Time Available:Composite time of 1 hour

                              Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 English Language 30 30
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

                              II.Main Examination :

                                Time Available:Composite time of 2 hours

                                Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 Reasoning Ability 40 40
2 English Language 40 40
3 Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
4 General Awareness (with special reference to Banking Industry) 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge 40 40
Total 200 200

                        Interview:

                        INTERVIEW Candidates who have been shortlisted in the main examination for IBPS CLERK will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by
                         the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS.

                  State Bank of India Probationary Officer:

                            Educational Qualification: Any Graduate .

                            Agelimit: Minimum: 21 years Maximum: 30 years(For OBC 3 years relaxation, for SC/ST 5 years relaxation).

                  Selection Process:

                           Phase - I:

                           ONLINE EXAMINATIONS:

                            The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

                             I. Preliminary Examination

                              Time Available:Composite time of 1 hour

                              Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 English Language 30 30
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

                           Phase - II:: Main Examination: Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and
                         Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test,
                         Descriptive Test will be administered.

                              II.Main Examination :

                                Time Available:Composite time of 2 hours

                                Negative Marking: 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Sr.No.Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks
1 Test of English Language 50 50
2 Test of General Awareness, Marketing &Computers 50 50
3 Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation 50 50
4 Test of Reasoning (High Level) 50 50
Total 200 200

                        Interview:

                        INTERVIEW Candidates who have been shortlisted in the main examination for SBI PO will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by
                         the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS.