INDIAN BANK'S ASSOCIATION
(On Behalf of Participating member Banks)
COMMON EXAMINATION FOR SELECTION OF OF PERSONNEL IN CLERICAL CADRE AND ENTRY LEVEL OFFICER'S CADRE IN NATIONALIZED BANKS
There will be system of Common Examination for initial short listing of the candidates for selection of personnel in clerical cadre and entry level officers and Specialist officers in teh following banks.This system will avoid the candidates appearing for multiple examinations conducted by different banks for initial short listing. The examination will be conducted by the Institute Of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) twice in a year for each cadre. The candidates appearing for the examination will be issued with a score card which will be valid for a period of one year from the date of issue. Each Bank which desire to recruit candidates in clerical cadre, Entry Level Officer Cadre or in specialist cadre will invite applications from candidates who secure valid score cards from IBPS specifying the eligibility criteria in terms of Age, Educational Qualification and minimum score obtained in written examination acceptable to the bank.
The Bank who participate in the process are Allahabad Bank, Andhra Bank, Bank Of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank Of Maharashtra, Canara Bank, Central Bank Of Indiam Corporation Bank, Dena Bank, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Oriental Bank Of Commerce, Punjab National Bankm Punjab & Sind Bank, Syndicate Bank, Union Bank Of India, United Bank Of India, UCO Bank & Vijaya Bank. The above method of selection has the approval of Government of India, and consent of the boards ofeach of participating bank and the Managing Committee of Indian Bank's Association.
State Bank of India & its 5 associate banks do not come under this process & will conduct separate tests as & when required. Since the process has been decided, announcement for the 1st common bank exam could be out anytime sooner.We will get more details once its released.
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