IBPS PO Exam 2018| IBPS latest 2018 Syllabus, Exam Date, Salary Notifications check here
The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is responsible for conducting IBPS PO Bank Exam 2018 every year. IBPS PO Exam is a gateway to secure many prominent bank jobs around the country. Currently, it provides recruitment services to all the public sector banks. SBI, Associate banks of SBI, NABARD, SIDBI, RBI and LIC Insurance companies to name some.
IBPS CWE, earlier known as the IBPS PO Exam 2018 started in the year 2011 and since then has been happening every year. In 2018, it will be in its 8th edition. It started with recruiting Probationary officers and clerks in Indian Bank through the Common Written Examination(CWE). Interested candidates need to submit an online application form to apply for CWE.
IBPS CWE 2018 will select candidates to fill vacant positions in the 27 public sector banks and Regional Rural Banks (RRBs). IBPS CWE Exam 2018 happens at various locations throughout India. Tentatively, IPBS CWE-VII PO Pre-Exam 2018 is scheduled on 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st October 2018 and IBPS PO Main Examination will be tentatively held on 18th November 2018.
IBPS PO Exam 2018/ MT CWE VIII 2018 Important Dates
The IBPS PO Exam 2018 activities start from the month of August and last up to April of the next year. If you are someone who is going to apply for IBPS PO Exam 2018, the following is the timetable to follow.
|IMPORTANT DATES FOR IBPS PO EXAM 2018|
|Online Registration Starting Date||Will Declared Soon|
|IBPS Preliminary Examination Dates||In the year of 2018, 13th Oct,14th Oct, 20th Oct, 21st Oct|
|Mains Examination||18th November 2018|
|Declaration of IBPS PO Mains Exam Result||Will Declared Soon|
|IBPS PO Interview Call letter||Will Declared Soon
|Date of IBPS PO Interview||Will Declared Soon
IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria
It is important to check the eligibility factor before applying to IBPS PO Exam. In the following table, we have mentioned everything from education qualification to age criteria that candidates should know.
|EDUCATION QUALIFICATION FOR IBPS CWE PO EXAM 2018|
|Candidates should have a Graduation Degree to be eligible for IBPS CWE PO Exam in any of the streams. The Graduation Degree should be from the reputed university|
|Knowledge of computer operation is a must for IBPS PO Exam online|
|Candidates should have a language proficiency of their official language both verbal and written.|
AGE CRITERIA IBPS PO EXAM 2018
Along with knowing education qualification, you should also know the age criteria for IBPS Exam PO 2018.
|For general candidates, the minimum age limit for IBPS PO Exam 2018 is 20 years and maximum age limit is 30 years.|
|CATEGORIES AND AGE RELAXATION WILL BE GIVEN TO THE FOLLOWING|
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST||5 YEARS|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)||3 YEARS|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD||10 YEARS|
|Widows/Divorced Women||9 YEARS|
|Those who used to stay in the Domicile of Jammu And Kashmir during the period of 1980 to 31-12-1989||5 YEARS|
|Those persons who are affected by 1984 riots||5 YEARS|
IBPS PO Application fees
Below you will find the table regarding category wise application fees for IBPS PO Exam. Application fees not in any circumstances will be refunded and it must be paid online.
SC/ST/ PWD= Rs 100 (Intimation charges fees)
General and others = Rs 6000 (Application fees including Intimation charges)
IBPS PO EXAM PATTERN
IBPS Exam pattern or IBPS CWE is divided into two parts; Tier 1 or IBPS Preliminary Exam and Tier 2 or IBPS Mains Exam. After you are done with both of these exams, an interview is generally followed.
IBPS PO Prelims Exam Pattern
IBPS PO CWE 2018/ IBPS Prelims examination is going to held online and is of one-hour duration. It includes three sections which have 100 questions with a maximum score of 100 marks. Candidates who are applying for IBPS PO Exam should know that there will be negative marking as 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer. And to qualify for the IBPS PO Main Exam, candidates need to clear the sectional cut off.
Exam Pattern IBPS PO Prelims Exam Pattern
|No. Of Tests||No. Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||Composite Time Of 1 Hour|
IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern
IBPS PO Main Exam is also held online and from the last year that is from 2017, IBPS PO has added descriptive paper in its mains Exam. IBPS PO Main Exam has 4 sections having a total score of 200 Marks and duration of 180 Minutes will be given to the candidates. One section of a descriptive paper has now also added. The candidates are requested to complete the IBPS PO mains exam in the allotted time fixed by the body. During the test, candidates can’t leave the existing section before the given time. You are only allowed to attempt the next section after the current section is completed.
|IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern 2018|
|No. Of Tests||No. Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning And computer Aptitude||45||60||60 Minutes|
|General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||35||35 Minutes|
|English Language||35||35||40 Minutes|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 Minutes|
|English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)||2||25||30 Minutes|
IBPS PO Interview
Only those candidates will be called for an interview who have scored 40% (35% for those who are SC/ST/OBC candidates). The interview for IBPS PO 2018 carries 100 marks. In the interview, Bank officials will ask you questions related to the banking sector, current affairs, and general awareness. Candidates need to carry important documents to the interview.
After that, merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained both in the IBPS Main Exam and IBPS Interview
IBPS PO Notification 2018
IBPS would officially notify about IBPS PO in the month of August 2018 on its official website which is www.ibps.com. The online registration for IBPS PO will start from August to September 2018. Interested candidates can bookmark this website for further IBPS latest notifications/ IBPS PO notifications 2018.
Important And Useful Links
IBPS PO Admit card 2018/ Call letter PO 2018
Candidates need to ensure that they download the IBPS PO 2018 Admit card from the official website because the hard copy of the IBPS PO Call letter will not be sent to the candidate. The admit card will be available to download 10-15 days before the IBPS PO Exam 2018.
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