IBPS CLERK – SELECTION PROCEDURE
The selection process will be carried out in two stages, the first one is Preliminary Examination, second is Main Examination conducted by IBPS.
|Name of Tests||No. of Qs||Maximum Marks||
Composite time of 1 hour
|Sr. No||Name of the Test||No. of Qutns||Max Marks||Timings
|4.||General Awareness (with Special reference to Banking)||40||40||25 mints|
|5.||Computer Knowledge||40||20||20 mints|
The above tests except the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.
Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)
There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.
The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions (if held) will be normalized using equi-percentile method.
Scores up to 2 decimal points shall be taken for the purpose of calculations
Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total score to be considered to be shortlisted for interview. Depending on number of the State/ UT wise vacancies available, cutoffs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview. Prior to the completion of the interview process, scores obtained in the online examination will not be shared with the candidates shortlisted for interview.