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IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern – IBPS CWE Clerk Exam Pattern Details 2015

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern – IBPS CWE Clerk Exam Pattern Details 2015: Looking for IBPS Clerk Prelim/ Main Exam pattern? IBPS Clerk 2015 Notification announced and it has changed IBPS Clerk exam pattern this time for its CWE Clerks-V and introduced Preliminary and Mains exam scheme for Clerical cadre posts. New scheme of the Examination for IBPS Clerical Cadre Examination 2015 is given below. IBPS is once again conducting Common Written Examination (CWE Clerks) for the recruitment of Clerical Cadre vacancies in Public Sector Banks participating in IBPS Clerk 2015. After official announcement of IBPS Clerk notification, candidates have start filling online application for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2015.
Here in the post below, we have come up with IBPS Clerk Exam pattern details. We have provided IBPS Clerk Exam Scheme details for Prelim and Main IBPS Clerk examination 2015. IBPS Common written examination pattern details are given below…

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is all set to conduct the Clerical Cadre (Clerk) Examination 2015. Candidates applied online for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2015 are now looking for IBPS Clerk new exam details. IBPS conducts the clerical cadre Examination once a year. This year too, IBPS Clerk Exam dates announced. The Clerk Preliminary exam will be held in the month of December 2015 and Main exam in January 2016. Candidates who have applied for IBPS Clerk 2015 must have knowledge about IBPS Clerk exam pattern details.

IBPS Clerk 2015 Exam Pattern

The IBPS Clerk exam will consist of Three Phase. IBPS Clerk Recruitment process will be consists of two online test and then Interview. IBPS Clerk Examination will be conducted in two tier i.e. the online examination will be held in two phases, preliminary and main which consists of objective type questions. IBPS Clerk examination will be conducted as indicated below.

Phase-I: Objective Tests (Preliminary Exam)

The Objective Test of 1 hour duration consists of 3 Sections with total marks of 100. Prelim Exam will consist of fewer questions and of shorter duration. The marks of Prelims exam will not be considered for preparing the final merit list.

Phase-II: Objective Tests (Mains)

The Objective Test of 2 hour duration consists of 4 Sections with 50 marks each (Total 200 marks). There will be Negative Marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. If a question is left blank, there will be no negative marking for that question. All the tests except the Test of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

Phase-III: Interview

Now check out the Structures for IBPS Clerk 2015.

IBPS Clerk Prelim Examination 2015: 100 Marks

The exam will consists of Objective Tests for 100 marks and of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 sections as follows:

1. English Language - 30 Qs                  Marks 30

2. Quantitative Aptitude - 35 Qs            Marks 35

3. Reasoning - 35 Qs                              Marks 35

Note: Candidates have to qualify in each section by securing passing marks to be decided by the Bank.

IBPS Clerk Main Examination 2015: 200 Marks

The Objective Test will be online. The Objective Test with 2 hour duration consists of 4 Sections with 50 marks each (Total 200 marks) as follows. Questions will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice, set both in Hindi and English in respect of Parts A, B and C. Check out the table given below.

Scheme of IBPS Clerk Online Main Examination

Sr. No.
Total Marks
Total Questions
Data Analysis & Interpretation
General Awareness/ Marketing/ Computer Knowledge
English Language


The candidates are required to qualify in each of the Tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in online examination, there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.

IBPS Clerk Interview 2015: 100 Marks

Interview is last phase of IBPS Clerk Selection process. Candidates qualified in both Online (Prelim & Main) examination will be called for Common Interview.