IBPS Clerk 2017 Recruitment – CWE-VII Clerk Notification Out

Dear Readers, IBPS has released the notification for the recruitment of Clerical 2017-18 and going to conduct written examination for the recruitment of IBPS Clerk vacancies in Public Sector Banks. Recently, IBPS has released the official notification regarding the IBPS Clerk 2017 recruitment process. The Online Registration for IBPS Clerk 2017 will start tentatively from 12th September 2017. IBPS has introduced 7883 vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2017 exam.
This year IBPS Clerk 2017 examination will be conducted in the months of December 2017 (Prelims) and January 2017 (Mains). This is the right time for the aspirants to start your preparation.

Important Dates About IBPS Clerk 2017:

Activity Tentative Dates
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 12.09.2017 to 03.10.2017
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 12.09.2017 to 03.10.2017
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training November 2017
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 13.11.2017 to 18.11.2017
Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary November 2017
IBPS Clerk 2017 Online Examination – Preliminary 02.12.2017, 03.12.2017,

09.12.2017 & 10.12.2017

Result of IBPS Clerk 2017 Online exam – Preliminary December 2017
Download of Call letter for IBPS Clerk 2017 Online exam – Main January 2018
IBPS Clerk 2017 Online Examination – Main 21.01.2018
Provisional Allotment April 2018

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2017 – State wise Total Vacancies:

State Name Total Vacancies
ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLAND 0
ANDHRA PRADESH 485
ARUNACHA PRADESH 8
ASSAM 109
BIHAR 227
CHANDIGARH 34
CHHATTISGARH 118
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI 7
DAMAN & DIU 8
DELHI 272
GOA 41
GUJARAT 487
HARYANA 175
HIMACHAL PRADESH 41
JAMMU & KASHMIR 34
JHARKHAND 127
KARNATAKA 554
KERALA 217
LAKSHADWEEP 2
MADHYA PRADESH 290
MAHARASHTRA 775
MANIPUR 11
MEGHALAYA 17
MIZORAM 3
NAGALAND 12
ODISHA 196
PUDUCHERRY 46
PUNJAB 401
RAJASTHAN 344
SIKKIM 11
TAMIL NADU 1277
TELANGANA 344
TRIPURA 18
UTTAR PRADESH 665
UTTARAKHAND 78
WEST BENGAL 417
TOTAL 7883

IBPS Clerk 2017 Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit for IBPS Clerk 2017 (As on 01.09.2017):

Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.09.1989 and not later than 01.09.1997 (both dates inclusive).

Educational Qualifications for IBPS Clerk 2017:

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. The candidate must possess valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he / she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.

Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.

Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply is preferable.

Ex-Servicemen who do not possess the above civil examination qualifications should be matriculate ExServicemen who have obtained the Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force after having completed not less than 15 years of service in the Armed Forces of the Union as on 03.10.2017. Such certificates should be dated on or before 03.10.2017.

How to Apply For IBPS Clerk 2017:

Candidates can apply online for IBPS Clerk 2017 only from 16.08.2017 to 05.09.2017 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Apply Mode: Online

Before applying online for IBPS Clerk 2017, candidates should scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm) and signature adhere to the required specifications as given in Annexure III to this Advertisement.

  • Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS will NOT be accepted.
  • Keep the necessary details/documents ready to make Online Payment of the requisite application fee/ 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. Under no circumstances, a candidate should share with/mention e-mail ID to / of any other person. In case a candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, he/she should create his/her new e-mail ID before applying on-line and must maintain that email account.

IBPS Clerk 2017 Application Fees:

IBPS Clerk 2017 Online Payment can be done between 16.08.2017 to 05.09.2017

– Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

– Rs. 600 /- for all others

Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate.

I. IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam Pattern

This is a just a qualifying round and the marks will not be carried forward to any other level of selection procedure.
The prelims exam of IBPS Clerk will have the following pattern:
IBPS PO 2017

IBPS Clerk 2017 Mains Exam Pattern

Note: Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for IBPS Clerk Online Main Examination.

The mains exam of IBPS Clerk is divided into 4 sections,  IBPS has specified the time to attempt each of the four sections. Sections have to be attempted in the same order as specified at the time of mains exam. We can’t move to next section before the specified time for the current section.

II. The mains exam of IBPS Clerk 2017 will have the following pattern:

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

(NOT BY SEQUENCE)

No. of

Questions

Maximum

Marks

Time allotted for each test

(Separately timed)

1. General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes
2. General English 40 40 35 Minutes
3. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
4. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes

Note: The above IBPS Clerk 2017 Mains tests except the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

IBPS Clerk 2017 – Detailed Exam Syllabus:

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Data Interpretation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Profit and Loss
  • SI& CI
  • Problem on Ages
  • Work and Time
  • Speed Distance and Time
  • Probability
  • Mensuration
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Average
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Partnership
  • Boats and Stream
  • Problems on Trains
  • Mixture and Allegation
  • Pipes and Cisterns

Click Here for Practice Quantitative Aptitude Questions

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Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)

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English language

  • Reading Comprehension,
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Paragraph Based Questions (Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement, Paragraph Inference)

Click Here for English Vocabulary Based on “The Economist”

Click Here for Important English Practice Questions Based on New Pattern

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General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

  • Banking & Financial Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Static GK
  • Important Ministry Affairs (Schemes, Policies, MoUs etc.)

Click Here for A2Z Banking Awareness Capsule

Click Here for Important Banking Awareness Questions (Topic Wise)

Click Here for Important Static GK Materials (Along with Topic wise Questions)

Computer Aptitude

  • History and Generation of Computers
  • Introduction to Computer Organization
  • Computer Memory
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Languages
  • Operating System
  • Computer Network and Internet
  • MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
  • Basics of DBMS
  • Number System and Conversions
  • Computer and Network Security

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IBPS Clerk Previous Year Cutoff Marks:

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Andhra Pradesh

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 07.75  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100  73  73

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Assam

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35 5.75
Numerical Ability 35  6.75
Total 100 71.25  57

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Bihar

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 4.25 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  05.75  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  06.75  6.75
Total 100 67.50  67.50  52.25

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Maharashtra

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 07.75  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.20  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100 59.25  59.25

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Madhya Pradesh

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 4.25 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  5.75 5.75
Numerical Ability 35  6.75 6.75
Total 100 65.75  65.75  41.50

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Meghalaya

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30
Reasoning Ability 35
Numerical Ability 35
Total 100 65.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Odisha

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30
Reasoning Ability 35
Numerical Ability 35
Total 100 70.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Punjab

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 7.75 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100 66.50

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Karnataka

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  7.75 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75 6.75
Total 100 58.25  53.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Gujarat

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 4.25  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  5.75  5.75
Numerical Ability 35 6.75  6.75
Total 100 58.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Haryana

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  7.75
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25
Numerical Ability 35  10.75
Total 100 68.00  61.50

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Jammu & Kashmir

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 7.75
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25
Numerical Ability 35  10.75
Total 100 68.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Jharkhand

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  6.75
Total 100 70.75  70.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Chhattisgarh

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  7.75 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100 63.50  52.25

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Delhi

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  7.75
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25
Numerical Ability 35  10.75
Total 100 67.25

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Himachal Pradesh

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 7.75
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25
Numerical Ability 35  10.75
Total 100 66.50

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Rajasthan

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  07.75  4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100 66.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Tamil Nadu

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30  4.25 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  5.75 5.75
Numerical Ability 35  6.75 6.75
Total 100  58  58

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Telangana

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30
Reasoning Ability 35
Numerical Ability 35
Total 100 65

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Kerala

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35 5.75
Numerical Ability 35  6.75
Total 100  71  71

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Uttar Pradesh

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 7.75 4.25
Reasoning Ability 35  10.25  5.75
Numerical Ability 35  10.75  6.75
Total 100 67.75 63.75

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Tripura

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30 7.75
Reasoning Ability 35 10.25
Numerical Ability 35 10.75
Total 100 60

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – Uttarakhand

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30
Reasoning Ability 35
Numerical Ability 35
Total 100 71.25

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off Marks of – West Bengal

Sections Max.
Marks
GEN OBC  SC/ST
English Language 30
Reasoning Ability 35
Numerical Ability 35
Total 100 70.50

 

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cut Off – Mains Stage

The Mains Cut Off goes lower for this year as we have seen that IBPS Clerk Mains was of moderate to difficult level. Going by the trend of this year’s papers set by IBPS, the Clerk Mains exam was tough. Let us look at what was the cutoff marks.

Section-wise IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2016 – Mains

In the table below we have mentioned the cutoff of Madhya Pradesh Region. The cutoff will vary from region to region but the variation will be very slight. So, you get idea of IBPS Mains sectional cutoff from below:

Section Max. Marks Cutoff Marks
Reasoning 50 5.5
English Language 40 7.75
Computer Knowledge 20 16.25
General Awareness 40 9.25
Quantitative Aptitude 50 7.75

 

Overall IBPS Clerk Cut off 2016 – Mains

These cut offs are out of 100. You will notice a large uptick in IBPS Clerk Mains Cut Offs this year.

States Category
SC ST OBC GEN HI OC VI EXS DXS/DISXS
Andaman
& Nicobar
NA 20.03 31.22 36.97 NA NA NA 20.69 NA
Andhra
Pradesh
31.28 25.35 38.66 39.16 17.00 37.03 37.53 26.22 20.57
Arunchal
Pradesh
31.47 27.32 35.16 29.82 NA NA NA NA NA
Assam 32.82 29.41 32.16 37.32 20.57 23.13 20.22 15.69 NA
Bihar 28.69 25.94 36.57 38.41 16.66 28.57 26.47 21.88 20.82
Chandigarh 28.28 NA 30.07 37.97 NA NA NA 16.63 NA
Chhattisgarh 28.35 19.50 37.41 38.72 NA 26.19 27.85 14.60 NA
Dadra &
Nagar Haveli
NA NA NA 33.94 NA NA NA NA NA
Daman
& Diu
NA NA NA 30.60 NA NA NA NA NA
Delhi 33.69 27.03 35.75 42.41 20.53 32.19 45.94 27.44 19.38
Goa NA 11.82 25.22 23.94 NA NA NA 24.97 NA
Gujrat 34.22 19.66 33.32 35.94 16.91 25.22 32.97 16.44 21.22
Haryana 25.72 17.88 34.72 40.97 14.53 30.60 37.10 25.57 18.88
Himachal
Pradesh
30.47 29.32 34.00 40.47 NA 27.38 14.75 20.19 NA
Jammu
& Kashmir
35.41 27.07 29.16 40.28 16.07 31.25 33.19 17.72 22.22
Jharkhand 23.28 17.25 34.60 37.10 18.75 24.19 18.97 13.13 NA
Karnataka 28.50 24.50 34.53 36.10 19.19 29.60 28.50 13.10 24.50
Kerala 29.78 20.69 40.03 42.03 16.75 27.85 23.82 27.13 22.16
Lakshdweep NA NA NA 27.85 NA NA NAN NA NA
Madhya
Pradesh
29.25 21.10 33.94 38.35 16.19 27.53 27.94 14.32 NA
Maharashtra 33.94 19.32 33.72 35.47 17.32 27.97 43.10 12.69 21.78
Manipur NA 29.63 38.63 33.44 NA NA NA 25.16 NA
Meghalaya NA 28.28 37.25 NA NA NA NA NA
Mizoram NA 31.44 25.66 NA NA NA NA NA
Nagaland NA 27.57 35.69 NA NA NA NA NA
Odisha 28.75 20.41 37.66 38.78 17.22 30.16 33.97 27.41 18.97
Punducherry 28.03 NA 36.66 37.38 NA NA NA NA NA
Punjab 26.72 23.88 32.63 40.28 25.38 23.38 20.63 11.85 16.50
Rajasthan 27.53 22.53 37.69 39.69 17.57 24.32 29.53 22.35 NA
Sikkim NA 29.72 31.50 35.19 NA NA NA NA NA
Tamil Nadu 32.50 30.69 39.82 39.88 15.07 26.69 34.53 12.50 42.22
Telangana 31.28 26.47 383.10 38.13 16.97 33.18 42.03 24.13 17.25
Tripura 31.94 24.63 NA 38.78 NA NA NA NA 21.94
Uttar
Pradesh
27.75 21.53 34.22 39.28 16.10 26.50 24.85 23.03 19.47
Uttarakhand 27.94 26.35 33.10 40.50 NA 28.60 35.10 23.19 16.47
West
Bengal
30.41 24.00 33.03 40.47 17.91 27.32 21.25 23.13  NA

 

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