IBPS Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee-III Exam
Institute of Banking Personnel is all set to organize PO/MT recruitment-2013 for its 19 nationalized banks. It is also known as Common Written Examination (CWE). For updates visit sarkarinaukridetails.com . The list of participating bank is given on IBPS website. The entrance exam will be held across various centers of India. The major shift from previous conduct of exam is the Online Entrance test for which candidate has to take exam in front of computers. Those who fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria are invited for the posts of Probationary Officers.
Mode to Apply: candidate can register only through online. However, payment of fees will be done either through online or offline way.
Tentative Dates of exam:
Opening and closing date for online registration- 22 July 2013 -12 August 2013
Application fee payment (offline) - 22 July 2013 -17 August 2013
Application fee payment (online) - 22 July 2013 -12 August 2013
There are number of standard which has to be fulfilled by the candidates. These are:
Citizenship: India/subject of Bhutan, Nepal
Age limit: 20 years- 28 years (as on1july 2013) , age relaxation will be given as per the government rules.
Educational requirements: 60 %( General and OBC) marks in graduation from recognized university. This is 55% for SC/ST applicants.
Note: candidate must know the working of computers and should be familiar with computers.
Way to Apply:
If candidate are paying fee online, then first they have to visit the IBPS website and fill the application form. Payment of fees will be done online by master/visa cards. If payment successful. Registration number and password will be generated. Candidate must note this.
In offline payment, the fee can be deposited in any seven branches of banks prescribed by IBPS.
Pattern of Examination:
There are two stages of exam: common written exam and common interview.
Written exam pattern: Written exam is conducted in month of October on dates 19 Oct, 20 Oct, 26 Oct and 27 Oct. Total five sections are there comprising 200 marks.
1. English language : 40marks
2. Quantitative aptitude : 50marks
3. General knowledge (banking field) : 40marks
4. Reasoning : 50marks
5. Computer knowledge : 20marks
Total duration is 120 minutes
Penalty for wrong answers are awarded which is 1/4marks of that question. No marks will be cut for unattempted questions.
There will be minimum cut off or qualifying scores for each section.
Candidate successful in written exam will be called for interview which is tentative to hold in 3rd week of January.
Syllabus of CWE:
English Language: Error detection, Comprehension, vocabulary, Grammar, general usage of English language may ask.
Quantitative Aptitude: analogy, judgment, making series, statement, syllogism, coding-decoding etc type questions.
Computer Knowledge related to software and hardware portions of computer.
Quantitative Aptitude : number system, profit and loss, average, distance-time –speed, time and money, chain rule, roots, plus-minus of numbers, area of figures and data interpretation types questions are asked.
General Awareness: questions related to sports. Science, politics, economy banking etc are asked.
Candidate can download their admit cards from 8thoctober 2013.
Please visit IBPS official website under PO recruitment for more information: www.ibps.in