IBPS clerk Exam 2019 notification has been just released for the recruitment of clerical post in 19 public sector banks all over India. Reported vacancies are about 7000. For aspirants who wish to become a banker and in making their career secure with a government job, this is a great opportunity. For more details regarding the IBPS clerk exam date 2019, exam pattern, exam overview, exam calendar, read the passage below.
IBPS Clerk Exam 2019 Overview
Institute of banking personnel selection (IBPS) is the exam conducting body. The exam has three stages which includes the tiers as below:
|IBPS EXAM OVERVIEW|
|Post||IBPS Clerk 2019|
|Conducting Body||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection|
|Exam Stages||Preliminary Exam
IBPS CLerk Exam Date 2019 (tentative) and Exam Stages
IBPS Clerk Exam Date 2019 (tentative)
|Preliminary Exam||07 December 2019
08 December 2019
14 December 2019
15 December 2019
|Mains Exam||19 January 2020|
IBPS Clerk Salary and Job Responsibility
The clerical cadre has a decent salary package. Besides, there are great opportunities to learn and secure the career in this post. Candidates aspiring for this job might be wondering about the salary and the profile. It is important for a candidate to get clear knowledge about the job description, salary and promotion scope. The salary is total of the basic pay and other allowances. The initial basic pay for the post is about Rs 11,765/-. Allowances include dearness allowances, special allowances, house rent allowances, travel and medical allowances.
Job responsibilities are given below
- Verification of documents submitted by the customers.
- Pass book updation of account holders
- Solving the queries of the customers
- Guiding the customers in various banking tasks.
- Maintain balance sheet and various other documents of the bank
- Providing information regarding the latest schemes to the customers
- Issuing of DD and other miscellaneous tasks
IBPS Clerk Exam 2019 Pattern
The procedure includes two phases which includes two online examinations. One has to qualify the preliminary test to write the main exam. There is no interview after the main exam. The final result will be listed based on the marks secured in main examination. More details about each parts is explained below
Exam Phase 1: Preliminary
Preliminary exam contains objective type and 1 mark questions. The total time given to attempt all the questions is 1 hour. Total 100 questions are given. Maximum mark is 100. The subjects covered in this stage are given below
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Maximum||Duration|
|ENGLISH LANGUAGE||30||30||20 min|
|QUANTITATIVE ABILITY||35||35||20 min|
|REASONING ABILITY||35||35||20 min|
The exam has sectional timing for each subject. The test will be available in both English and Hindi language. Candidate can select the language as per their need. Wrong answers will be marked negative mark of 0.25. There is no mark reduction for unattended questions. The marks will be normalized to equalize the difficulty level of the questions in different sections. Section or subject wise minimum cutoff should also be scored by the candidate. Maximum final score is 100.
Exam Phase 2: Mains
The main exam covers 190 questions with a total mark of 200. The total time allotted is about 160 minutes. The subjects covered in this section are given below
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks Allotted|
|LOGICAL REASONING/COMPUTER APTITUDE||50||60|
Preparing for the IBPS exam clerk 2019 is quite easy. It is important to cover all the above subjects to crack the exam. Online mock test and notes are easily available. Previous question workout can make you easy to get the job. Doing mock test can improve your speed and familiarize with the question pattern.