IBPS Clerk VII – 2017: 7884 Vacancies – Apply now!

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released notification for the clerk exam 2017 through the Common Recruitment Process (CWE Clerk VII) on the official website – ibps.in. This time, there are 7884 jobs for bank clerks, which is nearly 60 per cent less than previous year. In 2016, IBPS released 19,243 vacant posts and 19 banks participated in the recruitment drive.

The online registration process will begin from September 12 and will end by October 10. IBPS will conduct the preliminary examination in December. The online exam will have two stages — preliminary and main. The provisional allotment of candidates is expected to release in April 2018.

Download IBPS Clerk exam notification, click here 

Eligibility: The candidate has to be an Indian national.

Age limit: The candidate must be not less than 20 years and not above 28 years. This means the candidate should not be born later than September 1, 1997. There is age relaxation for reserved category.

Educational qualification: A candidate must have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised university or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.

They should have operating and working knowledge in computer systems.

The candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level.

Application fees: For general category, it is Rs 600 while for reserved category, it is Rs 100.

IBPS Clerks 2017 important dates:

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
Online Examination – Preliminary 02.12.2017, 03.12.2017,
09.12.2017 & 10.12.2017
Result of Online exam – Preliminary December 2017
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main January 2018
Online Examination – Main 21.01.2018
Provisional Allotment April 2018

Exam pattern: 

IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination Pattern


Sr. Name of Tests No. of Maximum Duration
No. Questions Marks
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

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 online Main examination.

IBPS Clerk Main Exam Pattern


Sr.No Name of Tests 



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

The above tests except the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

The participating banks are: Allahabad Bank, Andhra Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Canara Bank, Central Bank of India, Corporation Bank, Dena Bank, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Punjab National Bank, Punjab & Sind Bank, Syndicate Bank, UCO Bank, Union Bank of India, United Bank of India and Vijaya Bank.

TSPSC Recruitment 2017 – 1,857 Vacancies for Forest Beat Officers

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) has released a notification for the recruitment of 1,857 Forest Beat Officers. Interested candidates may check the eligibility criteria and apply online from 21-08-2017 to 12-09-2017.

More details about TSPSC Recruitment (2017), including number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, how to apply and important dates, are given below:

Vacancy Details:

Post Name: Forest Beat Officer
No. of Vacancies: 1,857
Pay Scale: Rs. 16,400-49,870

Job Location: Telangana
Eligibility Criteria for TSPSC Recruitment (2017):
Educational Qualification: Candidates should have passed Intermediate Examination or its equivalent from a recognised university.
Age Limit (as on 01-07-2017): Minimum 18 years and Maximum 31 years
Age Relaxation:
Sr. No. Category of Candidates Relaxation of Age Permissible
1. SC/ST Candidates 05 years
2. BC candidates 05 years
3. Ex-servicemen 08 years
4. N.C.C. (as Instructor in N.C.C.) 03 years
Selection Process: Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of Written Examination, Physical Test and Medical Test.
Application Fee: General/UR Candidates have to pay Rs. 200 as online Application Processing Fee and Rs. 80 as Examination Fee through SBI ePay. SC/ST/BC/PH and Unemployed applicants (Only Telengana State) don’t have to pay any fee.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online through TSPSC website – https://tspsc.gov.in/ – from 21-08-2017 to 12-09-2017
Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 21-08-2017
Last Date of Online Application: 12-09-2017
Date of Examination: 29-10-2017
Important Links:
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Download – SBI PO Mains 2017 Call Letter

State Bank of India has officially released admit card for SBI PO Mains 2017. Candidates who’ve successfully cleared SBI PO Prelims, can download SBI PO Admit card for Mains exam & Descriptive Paper. Click on the official link below to download your call letter for Mains phase of SBI PO 2017.

Download here

Steps to download Call Letter

  • Eligible candidates r for SBI PO Mains exam can download their hall ticket from the link provided above from the official website of SBI.
  • In order to download the admit card, enter your Roll number or the Registration number and the password/ date of birth.
  • Enter the captcha that is provided and click on submit.
  • You can download your admit card by clicking on Print option and save the print as PDF if you are in chrome browser.

Dates to remember

  • Start of Mains Call letter Download – 20th May 2017
  • Closure of Mains Call letter download – 4th June 2017
  • Date of SBI PO Mains Exam – 4th June 2017
  • Date of SBI PO Mains Result – 19th June 2017


SBI PO Prelims Result out: Check your score now.!

The State Bank of India (SBI) is released the results of the SBI PO preliminary examination.

In order to check the SBI PO Prelims results, candidates can follow this link:

The preliminary exam was conducted on April 29, April 30, May 6 and May 7. The exam consisted of 100 objective questions based on English language, quantitative aptitude and reasoning ability. It carried a total of 100 marks.

The selection will be done on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the main examination, and interview.

The candidates must note that marks obtained in the preliminary examination will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in the main examination, both in the objective and descriptive tests will be added to the marks obtained in GE and interview for preparation of the final merit list.

For any query, candidates can visit the official website.

SSC CGL 2017 Dates and Links

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the official notification for Combined Graduate Level (CGL) 2017. The recruitment examination, which is conducted by the Commission for graduates has been the most awaited exams of the year. 

Online registration for SSC CGL 2017 will be available till 16 June 2017 for the Tier I exam. Considered to be one of the most sought after examinations, SSC CGL is held every year for filling up different categories of posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations.


    • The selection process is likely to be completed by February- March 2018.
    • All the posts carry All India Service Liability
    • Vacancy details will be given by the Commission atleast one month before the declaration of the final results
    • ‘Vacancies for Ex-Servicemen are reserved only for Group “C” posts and not for Group “B” Posts as per extant Government Order/Instructions’
    • Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation are exempted from paying application fee. For others the application fee is Rs. 100.
    • Tier 1 and 2 will be computer based and Tier 3 will be in pen and paper mode.
    • Tier 4 will be a skill test/ computer proficiency test.
    • There will be no interview
    • Candidates will be asked for post preference during the time of document verification
    • ‘However, candidates who wish to make the payment through challan of SBI, may make the payment to designated branches of SBI within the working hours of bank upto 19 June 2017 provided the challan has been generated by them before 5.00 PM of 16 June 2017.’
    • The Commission urges candidates to provide their Aadhaar number in the application form for early redressal of grievance, if any





Application Begin Date – 16.05.2017

Application End Date – 16.06.2017
(upto 05:00 p.m)

Offline Challan Generation End Date – 16.06.2017 (upto 05:00 p.m)

Payment Through SBI Challan – 19.06.2017 (upto 05:00 p.m)

SBI SME Recruitment (Special Management Executive) 2017

State Bank of India (SBI) has invited online applications from Indian citizens for recruitment of special management executive (SME), banking. Candidates are requested to apply on-line through bank’s website. The online registration is scheduled to start on May 3, 2017. The process of registration, application and payment of the fees will get over on May 18, 2017.
A candidate can apply for only one post under this project. The process of registration of application is complete only when fee is deposited with the bank through online mode on or before the last date for fee payment. Before applying, candidates are requested to ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria for the post as on the date of eligibility.

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Important Dates

Given below are important dates for the SBI SME Recruitment 2017

Events Dates
Start Date of
3rd May
End Date of
18th May
Call Letter
6th June
Exam Date 18th June


Vacancy details

Post Grade Post
Current Backlog Total
SME (banking) MMGS Grade III 200 73 273
SME (banking) MMGS Grade II 250 31 281
Total 554

SBI SME Recruitment -Vacancies

Post Grade Vacancy
Type SC ST OBC UR Total PwD
Current 37 18 67 128 250 3 2 2
Backlog 7 7 17 31 2 1
Total 44 25 84 128 281 5 3 2
Current 30 15 54 101 200 2 2 2
Backlog 22 12 39 73 2 2
Total 52 27 93 101 273 4 4 2

Salary details

The total annual salary for scale II post in a metropolitan city like Mumbai for SME (scale II) is Rs.13.07 lakh per annum and Scale III vacancies is Rs.15.86 lakh. The officers are also entitled for medical facilities, leased accommodation and other allowances.


Eligibility criteria
Candidates interested in both MMGS Grade III and Grade II posts have to posses CA / ICWA / ACS / MBA (Finance) or equivalent post graduation degree in finance. The course should be of 2 years full time duration. Courses completed through correspondence / part-time are not eligible. The institute should be recognized / approved by Government, Government bodies / AICTE.


The candidates interested in Grade III post should posses minimum five years post qualification experience as an executive in supervisory / management role in a schedule commercial bank / associate or subsidiary of a schedule commercial bank, or a public sector financial institution/ company or listed financial institution / company. Out of these five years, a minimum two years experience in corporate / SME credit is desirable. Candidates having experience in processing of credit proposals are preferred. Age limit for the post as on March 31, 2017, is between 25 years and 40 years.


Candidates interested in MMGS Grade II post should posses minimum two years post qualification experience as an executive in supervisory / management role in a schedule commercial bank / associate or subsidiary of a schedule commercial bank, or a public sector financial institution/ company or listed financial institution / company. Candidates having experience in processing of credit proposals will be preferred.  Age limit for the post as on March 31, 2017, is between 25 years and 35 years.


Age relaxations for both the post is as per the government rule, ie three years for OBC, five years for SC/ST candidates.

Selection Process

Candidates will be shortlisted based on their performance in online written examination, group exercise and/ or Interview. The online objective test is scheduled for June 18, 2017 for a total of 200 and 150 marks, for grade III and II posts respectively. The interview will be conducted for 50 marks.

Candidates are required to qualify in each of the objective tests by securing minimum passing marks, which will be decided by the bank. Shortlisted individuals will then be called for group exercise (discussion) and personal interview.

Exam pattern for MMGS-III grade post

Topics No of questions Marks Time
General / banking awareness 50 25 120 minutes
Reasoning, data interpretation and analysis 50 50
English 50 25
Financial data interpretation and analysis 50 100
Total 200 200

Exam pattern for MMGS-II grade post

Topics No of questions Marks Time
General / banking awareness 50 25 120 minutes
Reasoning, data interpretation and analysis 50 50
English 50 25
Financial data interpretation and analysis 50 50
Total 200 150

The marks of objective test of the qualified candidates will be arranged in descending order of merit and candidates maximum three times of the number of vacancies in each category will be called for group exercise and/ or interview. The qualifying marks in group exercise and/ or Interview will be as decided by the bank.

For the final selection, candidates will have to qualify both in online test and GE and interview separately. Marks secured by the candidates in the online examination will be normalized to out of 75 and marks secured in group exercise and / or interview, out of 50 marks, will be normalized to out of 25. The final merit list will be arrived at after aggregating normalized marks of online examination and group exercise and interview.

The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category. Roll numbers of the candidates who qualify for group exercise and / or interview and those finally selected will be made available on the SBI bank’s website.

IndBank Specialist Officers Recruitment 2017

Indbank Merchant Banking Services Limited (Indbank), a subsidiary of Indian Bank, with headquarters in Chennai, engaged in Stock Broking, Depository Participant Activities, Distribution of Mutual Fund and other Investment products, Merchant Banking and Advisory Services invites applications from eligible candidates for the post of Merchant Banker and Corporate Advisory & Equity Research Analyst (On contract basis), System Engineer and Dealer.

Age Limit:

Candidate’s Age Limit Should be between (For Post 1 – 21 to 35 Years), (For Post – 21 to 30 Years) as on 01.07.2016. Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules. Go through Indbank official Notification 2017 for more reference

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

Total No. of Vacancies: 20

1. Assistant Vice President (Secretary) – 01
2. Secretarial Officer (Dealer) – 19

Pay Scale:

1. Assistant Vice President (Secretary) – Rs.6.00 – 8.00 lakhs per annum
2. Secretarial Officer (Dealer) – Rs.2.00 – 4.00 lakhs per annum

Selection Procedure for Indbank Specialist Officers (SO)

Written Test, Interview

Important dates:

Online Registration of Application starts: 24.03.2017
Last date for Online Registration and Payment of Fees: 10.04.2017
Last date for receipt of the print out of Online application along with enclosures at SBI, CRPD, Corporate Centre, Mumbai: 13.04.2017

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IBPS RRB 2017 Important Dates and Some Basic Informations

IBPS RRB 2017 is expected to be organized in the month of September 2017 for the recruitment of Group “A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group “B” Office Assistants (Multipurpose) in Regional Rural Banks. Online registration procedure for IBPS RRB exam would be most probably started from July, 2017 onwards.

IBPS RRB tentative exam dates released, check below.

Post Name

  • Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
  • Officer Scale-I
  • Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)
  • Officer Scale-II (Information Technology Officer)
  • Officer Scale-II (Chartered Accountant)
  • Officer Scale-II (Law Officer)
  • Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager)
  • Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer)
  • Officer Scale-II (Agricultural Officer)
  • Officer Scale-III

Important Dates- IBPS RRB 2017

Sr.No. Events of the Test Respective Dates
1 Online registration process or modification in the application form can be made July 2017
2 Application fee payment in online mode July 2017
3 Call letters can be downloaded for Pre- Exam Training for Officer Scale-I August 2017
4 Date of Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale -I August 2017
5 Call letters can be downloaded for Pre- Exam Training for Office Assistant August 2017
6 Exam date of Pre-Exam Training for Office Assistant August to September 2017
7 Call letters can be downloaded for online exam August 2017
8 Preliminary Examination date for Officer Scale 1 and Office Assistant 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th September 2017
8 Single examination form Officers scale II & III 5th November, 2017
8 Main exam date for Officer scale I and Office Assistants For Officer Scale I- 5th November, 2017 & For Office Assistants- 12th November, 2017
9 Result will be declared on October 2017
10 Interview call letters will be downloaded November 2017
11 Interview process will be conducted on November/December 2017
12 Allotment would be done (in Provisional mode) January 2018


Eligibility Criteria

Nationality Criteria for Appearing in the Test

Candidates should be a subject of Nepal/Bhutan, a resident of India, a Tibetan refugee came to India before 1st January, 29162 or PIO category individuals who are migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Zaire, Malawi, Ethiopia and Vietnam but came to India with the purpose of permanent settling over here, in order to apply for this exam.

Age Limit

  • For Officer Scale- I – Minimum- Above 18 years and Maximum- Below 30 years.
  • For Officer Scale- II – Minimum- Above 21 years and Maximum- Below 30 years.
  • For Officer Scale- III – Minimum- Above 18 years and Maximum- Below 30 years.
  • For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) – Should be in between 18 to 28 years.
  • Age relaxation would be provided according to the norms of the concerned authority.

Educational Qualification

Candidates should have a degree from a recognised university.

Selection Procedure

Candidates’ selection would be based on two parameters i.e. their performance in the written exam and interview. Applicants who cross the aforesaid cutoff will be only called to attend the interview process.

  • The candidates applying for the post of Office Assistants (Multipurpose) will have to appear for the Preliminary Examination first.
  • Shortlisted candidates in the Preliminary Examination will appear for the Mains Examination.
  • On the basis of the marks obtained in the Mains Examination, candidates will be provided with an allotment to any one of the participating RRBs.

Application Fee for Officer (Scale I, II & III)

Rs. 600/- for others and Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category.

Application Fee for Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Rs. 600/- for others and Rs. 100/- for aspirants belonging to SC/ST/PWD/EXSM category.

Exam Pattern

Please go through the notified IBPS RRB 2017 exam pattern mentioned below:

  • A total number of questions will be 200.
  • The question paper is divided into five sections which are Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General/Financial Awareness, Language (English or Hindi) and Computer Knowledge.
  • Two hours of times would be given to solve the question paper.
  • Negative marking rule would be applicable, 0.25 mark gets deducted for each wrong answer.

Admit Card

IBPS will release the admit card of candidates at its official website. Therefore, to download the e-admit card candidates are required to go to the official website. After downloading the admit card it is also essential to take its printout. Candidates would be asked to show their admit card at the examination centre.

Cutoff Score

All candidates excluding SC/ST category are required to score minimum 40% marks in order to get qualified for the interview. SC/ST category need to obtain minimum 35% marks. Candidates who have scored the minimum qualifying marks in the written test can download the Interview letter from the official website of respective authority.

IBPS RRB 2017 Result

Applicants who have appeared in the test would be capable of viewing their result at the official portal of the respective authority after one month from completion of the exam. Further, all qualified candidates would be invited to attend the interview for the mentioned post in Regional rural banks.

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SBI Clerk 2017 Exam Notification, Dates, Eligibility Criteria

SBI Clerk 2017

SBI Clerk is of the most sought after exam in the banking sector. Banking candidates in large appear for the exam every year. The post offers good salary and benefits. State Bank of India every year comes up with huge number of vacancies for the recruitment to the posts of clerical cadres. Aspirates wait eagerly to apply for SBI Clerk exam. The bank is expected yo released the notification for SBI Clerk 2017 in April 2017. SBI unlike previous year, in the next session too will release recruitment notice for good number of vacancies. Aspirants under SBI Clerk recruitment process will be select4ed on the basis of Preliminary and Mains Examination. The proce3ss of conducting Interview for recruitment in the Clerical Cadre has been dispended off by SBI.

S.No. Event Date
1 Release of Online Application form 1st week of April 2017
2 Last Date of Registration End of April 2017
3 Issue of E-Admit Card for Preliminary Exam 3rd week of May 2017
4 Date of Preliminary Exam End of May 2017
5 Preliminary Exam Result 3rd week of June 2017
6 Issue of E-Admit Card for Main Exam End of June 2017
7 Date of Main Exam 1st week of July 2017
8 Main Exam Result End of July 2017
9 Issue of E-Admit Card For Interview 2nd week of August 2017
10 Interview End of August 2017
11 Final Result End of September 2017


Educational Qualification:

  • Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or equivalent.

Age Limit:

  • Minimum age is 20 years and maximum age is 28 years. Age relaxation provided to reserved categories candidates.

Mode of Fee Payment:

  • Candidate can pay application fee thru online mode only. Candidates can pay application fee through net banking or any credit/debit cards. Application fee of Rs. 600 for General and OBC candidates and the application fee of Rs. 100 for SC, ST, PWD and Ex-Serviceman candidates.

Exam Events



Date of Exam
May/June July/August
Mode of Exam
Online Online
SBI Clerk 2017 Exam pattern
English Language 30       Numerical Ability 35 Reasoning Ability 35 General English  40

Quantitative Aptitude 50 Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 60

General/Financial Awareness 50

Marking Scheme
Each question carries one mark Each question carries one mark
Negative marking
0.25 for each wrong answer 0.25 for each wrong answer
SBI Clerk Cut off  – Subject wise for General Category (2016 Cut off)
English Language 6.75/30

Reasoning Ability 7.75/35

Numerical Ability 5.5/35


Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 24/60

General / Financial Awareness 13.5/50

Quantitative Aptitude 14.5/50

General English 14.25/40

Preliminary and Mains


Selection Process:

SBI Clerk Exam will be conducted in two phases Prelims and Mains. The details of the SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2017 as per the Prelims and ,maoins Exam has been exp-lained below:

Prelims :

  • The total mark of the Preliminary Examination will be 100 marks comprising of three sections – English, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.
  • There is also provision for negative marking.
  • Candidates will have to qualify in all the three sections to be shortlisted for the Mains Examination.
  • Candidates will be also have To secure the sectional and Overall Cutoff.

Mains :

  • The duration of the Mains exam will be 2 hours 40 minutes comprising of 200 marks.
  • There was four section in the Mains Exam of SBI Clerk 2016. Reasoning and Computer Ability.
  • General and Financial Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and General English.
  • There is also Provision for negative. 1/4th mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • SBI has dispensed of the Interview, therefore , Candidates will be selected on the basis of the performances in the Mains Examination.
  • Candidates sufficiently high in the merit will be provided appointment.



SBI PO Exam 2017 – Notification, Dates, Eligibility Criteria

State Bank of India every year comes out with huge number of vacancies for recruitment of eligible candidates to the post of Probationary Officers. The Bank will Publish the notification in May, 2017 Candidates who aspires to join SBI as a Probationary Officers, is required to register online for the recruitment process. The SBI PO 2017 online exam will be recruitment process. The SBI PO 2017 online will be conducted in two phases – Preliminary and Mains Exam. Shortlisted candidates of the Preliminary Examination will appear for the Mains Examinations. Subsequently, those qualifying the Mains Examination will be called for a Group Discussion and Interview.

The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category. Check details of Eligibility Criteria, Application Form, Selection Procedure, Admit Card, Result and Cutoff.

Educational Qualification:

Graduation in any discipline from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Those who are in the final year/semester of their graduation can also apply.

Selection Process

  • Selection process will be done on the basis of Online Examination (Preliminary and Mains) and Group Discussion and Interview.
  • Candidates who will clear the prelims Examination will appear for the mains Exam/ Those qualifying the mains Exam will be called for the Group discussion and Interview.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted for appointments on the basis of mains Examination and Group Discussion and interview.

Application Form

  • Candidates before applying should read the eligibility criteria carefully to ensure that they are eligible to apply for the Exam.
  • Eligible Candidates will have to apply online for the Exam.
  • Online editing of Application Form will be available for stipulated tome period Only.
  • Application Fees will have to be paid online. The Application Fees for General Category candidates is Rs. 600 and SC/ST/PWD is Rs. 100.

Important Dates

  • Release of Online Application Form – May 1st week 2017.
  • SBI PO Preliminary Exam – July 1st week 2017.
  • SBI PO Main Exam – July Last week 2017.
  • Release of E-Admit Card for Interview – August End 2017.
  • Declaration of Final Result – September End 2017.