Each participating Public Sector Bank will independently issue a separate recruitmentnotification, specifying their vacancies and stipulating the eligibility criteria in terms of age, educational qualification, experience (if any), minimum required level of IBPSscore in each component test plus Total Weighted Score (if any) etc.Successful candidates in the CWE who have been issued scorecards and who meet thestipulated eligibility criteria are then required to apply to any of the participating banksthey wish to, quoting their personal details and their CWE scores. Each bank will thenindividually shortlist candidates and carry out their own selection processes such asGroup Discussions and/ or Interviews etc. for final selection.
B. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA (as on 01.07.2011)Please note that the eligibility criteria specified is the basic criteria for applying tovarious Public Sector Banks. However merely applying for CWE/ appearing forthe examination does not imply that a candidate will necessarily be eligible foremployment in all or any of the 19 Public Sector Banks as each Bank will stipulateits own eligibility/ qualifying criteria.
Prospective Candidates should ensure that they fulfill the specified eligibility criteriabefore applying for the Common Written Examination (CWE):
Nationality / Citizenship:
A candidate must be either -(i)
a Citizen of India or(ii)
a subject of Nepal or(iii)
a subject of Bhutan or(iv)
a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1
January 1962 with theintention of permanently settling in India or(v)
a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka,East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia andVietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India,provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be aperson in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
II Age (As on 01.07.2011):Minimum: 20 Years Maximum: 30 YearsThe maximum age limit specified is applicable to General Category candidates.Relaxation of Upper age limit
Sr.No.Category Age relaxation1 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years2 Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years3 Persons With Disabilities 10 years4 Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officersincluding Emergency Commissioned Officers(ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers(SSCOs) who have rendered at least 5 yearsmilitary service and have been released on5 years