IBPS CET Clerk recruitment

Common Bank Test for Clerk Recruitment, the most awaited common entrance exam for almost all banks is now all set to get started. The openings for posts of clerks for large number of banks, that is, the Common Bank Entrance have been declared. Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is taking credit of the national level bank exams for which the candidates will be awarded scores. After the success of CET PO recruitment, candidates are awaiting for the CET Clerk recruitment with their fingers crossed!

The candidates who succeed in clearing the exam can go for employments in almost all the Indian public sector banks. They can join a bank as a clerk in any reputed public sector bank in India. There are good number of exam centers in every district in India.

19 of your dream banks are added in the list of the exam which include-

Punjab National Bank (PNB) Allahabad Bank Bank of India Bank of Baroda Central Bank of India
Canara Bank Andhra Bank Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) Bank of Maharashtra Dena Bank
Corporation Bank Oriental Bank of Commerce(OBC) Syndicate Bank UCO Bank Indian Bank
Punjab & Sind Bank United Bank of India Union Bank of India Vijaya Bank

A good news for the candidates!! The online application dates for this recruitment have been extended from 25th August 2011 to 28th September 2011. The written exam is scheduled to be held on 27th November 2011.

Don’t forget to note these eligibility Criteria:
• Age should be within 18 to 28 years.
• Having a degree from a well known and reputed University or Metric? SSLC pass with 50% marks is necessary.

Exam pattern will be similar to that of previous bank exams, that is, objective &descriptive type paper for 250 marks. Negative marking will be 0.25, for each wrong answer. Candidate’s mathematical ability, problem solving skills, logical thinking and verbal reasoning will be checked from the aptitude test.  This entrance exam will also include a test for English language. Questions based on current affairs and general awareness questions will also be included.

Score cards will be sent by IBPS to the candidates who get minimum marks to become eligible, which will have validity up to one year. The banks will notify the education, age, test score and other criteria for the Clerk recruitment and the aspirants who satisfy the conditions will have to give their exam score and other related details to apply for the bank.

Application Fee is Rs.350 for general & others and Rs.50 for SC/ST candidates. The fee is to be paid at any of the above mentioned bank’s branches via NEFT and before 30th of July. After getting their payment receipt, the candidates have to submit their online application at www.ibps.in. You will get a registration no. and password through an SMS or email. Last date for sending application fee is from 24th August to 28th September 2011.

• Upload a scanned copy of your Signature and Passport sized photograph in the online application.
• Common Bank Test has now onwards become compulsory for almost all bank jobs in India.

For further info, download the advertisement from here.

Don’t worry. If you are not born with a silver spoon, then you will get one soon!!!