Here comes the big news for aspirants eyeing bank jobs.The wait for the IBPS Clerk 2012 Common Written Exam (CWE) is finally over with the announcement of dates.For the first time ever bank exams are to go online and this being the starter, candidates were eagerly waiting to know about the methodology.Now it has also been revealed with the possibility of mock tests.
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection in October had invited applications for common exams leading to clerk jobs in 20 public sector banks.Qualifiers from this test would be called for common interviews & based on final results, appointments shall be offered.
1st Batch on December 15:
Normally banking exams were conducted on a single day across various centres wherein applicants had to shade the correct answer in OMR sheet.
With the mode of exam shifting online this year, IBPS seems to have taken into account the need for large number of computers while fixing dates.While some are allotted Dec 15, others have it on 16, 22 & 23 (saturdays & sundays)
To know your roll number, date of exam & venue – login with registration no. and password/date of birth at the ibps webpage here
Online Clerk Exam – Mock Test:
There was lot of uncertainty over the online testing platform & doubts such as What will online clerical examination question paper would be like, How do i return to unanswered ones, Is it possible to recheck were constantly raised.
As a reply to all of them IBPS has activated a mock test that will help candidates get acquainted with the system.So try all options in the assessment window.
Access the clerk CWE practice test and also download the information handout from their website here
The ‘Online Assessment Platform’ to be used for these test is a product of TCS & instructions on attending each question is clearly explained at the first screen.
Those who are set to attend the IBPS clerk exam 2012, you have just 13 more days.For final preparations, refer to our previous article Clerical CWE pattern & topics to prepare