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IBPS Clerk 2019-20 Exam: New Exam Pattern & Best Books recommended by Banking Experts

The IBPS Clerk Online Pre Exam is going to be held on 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018. Know more about the new exam pattern and best books for preparation that are recommended by banking experts.

Jul 8, 2019 15:03 IST
IBPS Clerk 2019-20 Exam: New Exam Pattern & Best Books recommended by Banking Experts

The next IBPS Clerical Cadre VIII Online Examination (Preliminary and Main) for the selection of Clerical Cadre Posts in the respective participating organizations is tentatively scheduled in December 2018 and January 2019.

Eligible candidates who wish to join any of the participating organizations (listed below) as a Clerk in the respective cadre are required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP Clerks -VIII).

The Clerical Cadre Exam 2019-20 will be held in two phases in online mode, Online Preliminary and Online Main. It is to bring to your notice that the validity of CRP Clerks-VIII will expire on March 31, 2019 with or without giving notice.

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: Participating Organizations

The list of organizations participating in the IBPS Clerk 2019-20 exam is as follows:

Allahabad Bank

Punjab National Bank

Canara Bank

United Bank of India

Indian Overseas Bank

Bank of India

UCO Bank

Dena Bank

Andhra Bank

Punjab & Sind Bank

Central Bank of India

Vijaya Bank

Oriental Bank of Commerce

Bank of Maharashtra

Union Bank of India

Indian Bank

Bank of Baroda

Syndicate Bank

Corporation Bank

 

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: Important Dates

The list of important dates in respect to IBPS Clerk 2019-20 exam is as follows:

Activity

Tentative Dates

On-line registration

18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018

Application fee payment

18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018

Admit Card download for Online Pre exam

November 2018

IBPS Clerk Online Pre Exam

08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018

Online Pre Exam Result

December 2018/ January 2019

Admit Card download for Online Main Exam

January 2019

Online Main Exam

20.01.2019

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for CRP Clerks – VIII must make sure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria as specified by IBPS:

First of all candidates need to be a citizen of India, and should be minimum 20 years of age and maximum 28 years as on 01.09.2018. Age relaxation of 5 years, 3 years and 10 years are given to SC/ST candidates, Other Backward Class candidates and Persons with Disability respectively.

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: Educational Qualifications:

  • Graduation Degree in any discipline from a Government Recognized University
  • Should have Computer Diploma, Degree or a certificate
  • Must have proficiency in the official language of the applied State/UT in terms of reading, writing and speaking

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: Top Books recommended banking experts

The list of top books for IBPS Clerk 2019 exam preparation that are recommended by banking experts is as follows:

IBPS Clerk Cadre 2019-20 Exam: New Exam Pattern

The structure of IBPS Clerk Pre Exam is presented below in the tabular format:

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time allotted for each tests (Section-wise time)

1

English Language

30

30

20

2

Numerical Ability

35

35

20

3

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20

 

Total

100

100

 

Candidates should qualify in all the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS.  On the basis of cutoff score released by IBPS candidates will be shortlisted for IBPS Clerk Main Exam.

The structure of IBPS Clerk Main Exam presented below is presented below in the tabular format:

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time allotted for each tests (Section-wise time)

1

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

50

60

45

2

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

45

3

General English

40

40

35

4

General/ Financial Awareness

50

50

35

Each candidate will have to secure a minimum score in each test of the IBPS Online Main Exam and also a minimum total score that will be set by IBPS for further process.