Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations as a Clerk or in a similar
post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CWE Clerks -IV). Candidates who appear and are shortlisted in the examination, will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank with the help of IBPS. Depending on the State/UT wise vacancies to be filled in during the financial year 2015-16 based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS, candidates shortlisted will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc. The validity for CWE Clerks-IV will automatically expire at the close of business on 31.03.2016 with or without giving any notice.
This system of Common Recruitment Process- CWE, Common Interview and provisional allotment for recruitment of Clerical cadre posts in Participating Organisations has the approval of the appropriate authorities.
IBPS, an autonomous body, has received a mandate from the organisations mentioned below, to conduct the recruitment process as mentioned above, once a year. IBPS will make arrangements for conducting online examination, declare result of online examination and inform the shortlisted candidates about the interview. Interviews will be conducted by the participating organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each state/ UT with the help of IBPS. Prospective candidates will have to apply to IBPS after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examination, interview and provisional allotment, eligibility criteria, online registration processes, payment of prescribed application fee/ intimation charges, pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.
List of Participating Organizations in IBPS Recruitment 2014: Clerical Cadre (CWE Clerks-IV) ||
- Allahabad Bank
- Andhra Bank
- Bank of Baroda
- Bank of India
- Bank of Maharashtra
- Canara Bank
- Corporation Bank
- Dena Bank
- Indian Bank
- Indian Overseas Bank
- Punjab National Bank
- Syndicate Bank
- Oriental Bank of Commerce
- Union Bank of India
- UCO Bank
- United Bank of India
- Vijaya Bank
- Any other bank or financial institution
Important Events: IBPS Recruitment 2014: Clerical Cadre (CWE Clerks-IV) ||
- Online Registration - 12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014
- Payment of Application Fees- Online 12.08.2014 – 01.09.2014
- Payment of Application Fees- Offline 14.08.2014 – 03.09.2014
- Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination Training (PET) for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates - 07.11.2014 – 17.11.2014
- Pre-Examination Training 17.11.2014 – 22.11.2014
- Download of Call letter for Examination After 17.11.2014
- IBPS Recruitment 2014: Clerical Cadre (CWE Clerks-IV) ||Online Examination (Tentative dates)- some/ all/ additional dates as the need arises 06.12.2014, 07.12.2014, 13.12.2014, 14.12.2014, 20.12.2014, 21.12.2014, 27.12.2014
- Declaration of result status of examination (CWE)- January 2015
- Download of call letters for Interview January 2015
- Conduct of Interview February 2015
- Provisional Allotment April 2015
Educational Qualifications: A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
Nationality / Citizenship
A candidate must be either -
a Citizen of India or
a subject of Nepal or
a subject of Bhutan or
a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India,
provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
Reservation: As per Government rules.
Apply Online: IBPS Recruitment 2014: Clerical Cadre (CWE Clerks-IV) ||
Pre-requisites for Applying Online for IBPS Recruitment 2014: Clerical Cadre (CWE Clerks-IV) ||
Before applying online, candidates should-
if desiring to make online payment of application fees/ intimation charges keep the necessary details/documents ready (In case of Offline Payment (ii) i.e. CBS candidates have to apply online, obtain a fee payment challan and then remit the necessary application fees/ intimation charges).
have a valid personal email ID, which should be kept active till the completion of this round of Common Recruitment Process. IBPS may send call letters for the Examination etc. through the registered e-mail ID.
Application Fees/ Intimation Charges [Payable from 12.08.2014 to 01.09.2014 (Online payment) and 14.08.2014 to 03.09.2014 (Offline payment) both dates inclusive] shall be as follows
- Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
Bank Transaction charges for Offline/ Online Payment of application fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate
Pre-Examination Training may be arranged by the Nodal Banks/ Participating Organisations to a limited number of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes/ Minority Communities/ Ex-Servicemen/ Persons With Disabilities at certain centres viz. Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Balasore, Bareilly, Behrampur (Ganjam), Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Dhanbad, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Karnal, Kavaratti, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Muzaffarpur, Mysore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji (Goa), Patiala, Patna, Port Blair, Puducherry, Pune, Raipur, Rajkot, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shimla, Shillong, Siliguri, Thiruchirapalli, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijaywada and Vishakhapatnam.
IBPS CWE – ONLINE EXAMINATION PATTERN
- The Question paper will be 200 marks.
- Time alloted 2 Hours
Composition of Questions in CWE – ONLINE EXAMINATION shall be as below:
- Reasoning 40 Marks
- English Language 40 Marks
- 3 Numerical Ability 40 Marks
- General Awareness (with special reference to Banking Industry) 40 Marks
- Computer Knowledge 40 Marks
Negative Marking: Minus 0.25 Marks shall be deducted from the marks obtained for each wrong answer.
Interview: The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD/ EXSM candidates).
LINK TO IBPS CWE ONLINE MOCK TEST
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
COMMON RECRUITMENT PROCESS FOR RECRUITMENT IN CLERICAL CADRE IN PARTICIPATING ORGANISATIONS (CWE Clerks- IV)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.ibps.in