The next Common Written Examination (CWE) as a pre-requisite for selection of personnel for Clerical
cadre posts in the Participating Organisations listed below will be conducted online by the Institute of
Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) tentatively in November/ December 2013
Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations listed at (A) as a Clerk or in a
similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process- (CWE Clerks-III).
Candidates who appear and are shortlisted in the examination, will subsequently be called for a Common
Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by IBPS. Depending on the
State/UTwise available vacancies in Participating organisations, candidates shortlisted will be allotted to
one of the Participating Organisations, keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation
policy, administrative convenience, etc.
This system of Common Recruitment Process –common written examination, interview and allotment- for
recruitment of Clerical cadre posts in Participating Organisations has the approval of the appropriate authorities.
IBPS, an autonomous body, has received a mandate from the organisations mentioned at (A) below to conduct
the recruitment process as mentioned above, once a year. Prospective candidates will have to apply to IBPS
after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examination, interview and allotment,
eligibility criteria, online registration processes, payment of prescribed application fee/ intimation charges,
pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfill the stipulated criteria and follow
the prescribed processes.
Click Here To View Advertisement of IBPS Common Recruitment Process In Clerical Cadre In Participating Organisations- (CWE Clerks-III)
Allahabad Bank Canara Bank Indian Overseas Bank UCO Bank
Andhra Bank Central Bank of India Oriental Bank of Commerce Union Bank of India
Bank of Baroda Corporation Bank Punjab National Bank United Bank of India
Bank of India Dena Bank Punjab & Sind Bank Vijaya Bank
Bank of Maharashtra Indian Bank Syndicate Bank Any other Bank/ Financial
The tentative schedule of events is as follows:
Events Tentative Dates
Online Registration 19.08.2013- 07.09.2013
Payment of Application Fees- Online 19.08.2013- 07.09.2013
Payment of Application Fees- Offline 21.08.2013- 12.09.2013
Download of Call Letter for Pre-Examination Training (PET)
for SC/ST/ Minority Community/ EXSM/ PWD candidates After 29.10.2013
Pre-Examination Training 09.11.2013-16.11.2013 (excluding holidays)
Download of Call letter for Examination After 18.11.2013
Online Examination (Tentative dates)- some/ all/ additional 30.11.2013/ 01.12.2013/ 07.12.2013
dates as the need arises 08.12.2013/ 14.12.2013/15.12.2013
Sharing of result status of examination (CWE) Second week of January 2014
Download of call letters for Interview Last week of January 2014
Conduct of Interview Second week of February 2014
Allotment April 2014
Candidates are advised to regularly keep in touch with the authorised IBPS website www.ibps.in for
details and updates.