IBPS CWE Clerical Cadre 2019 New Exam Pattern and Syllabus Details

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection IBPS Common Recruitment Process for Clerical Cadre in the participating organizations (CWE Clerk) is being scheduled through an online exam along with interview and provisional allotment. For both IBPS Clerk 2019 Preliminary & mains exam, the candidates need to prepare well for the exam. The syllabus is mentioned for both sections below. Prepare from both sections in best way and refer the best study material for exam.

Educational Qualification Required: Graduation from recognized University.

Age Limit: Minimum 20 years and Maximum 28 years

IBPS Clerk Exam Mode: Online

As per IBPS notification, there are several changes in Clerk exam. IBPS Clerk exam 2019 will be help in 2 phases-

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2019

Preliminary Exam

Exam Type Objective
Total Time 1 Hour
Total Questions 100 (1 mark each)
Total marks 100
Subjects Included English (30)
Numerical Ability (35)
Reasoning (35)

Main Exam: Only for those who clear Preliminary Exam

Exam Type Objective
Total Questions 190
Total marks 200
Total Time 160 minutes
Subjects Included No. of Questions Marks Time Allotted (min)
English 40 40 35
Numerical Ability 50 50 45
Reasoning 50 60 45
General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35

NOTE: The question paper will be set in bilingual form except for English language.

There is negative marking in exam. 25% marks are deducted for each wrong question.

IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus 2019

As per the mentioned exam scheme, the preparation for IBPS Clerk Preliminary exam will make you prepared for mains paper also. The syllabus topics include-

Reasoning: The questions will be based on verbal & non- verbal reasoning- Odd man series, Venn Diagrams, Number Series, Coding & de-coding, Statement & Conclusion,  missing patterns, arithmetic reasoning, arithmetical number series, syllogistic reasoning, Seating Arrangements, pattern matching

English Language: The basics of language is tested- Grammar sections like nouns, verbs, adjectives, idioms, phrases, speech, voice etc. Vocabulary, antonyms, synonyms, meanings are asked in exam. Comprehension passages are also asked in exam.

Quantitative Aptitude: Number system, LCM & HCF, Averages, Percentage, Time & Work, Volumes, Area, profit & Loss, Probability, Permutation & Combination, Binomial Theorem, Simple & Compound Interest, Investment, Problem On Ages , graphs & charts, Problems on trains, boats & streams

General Awareness: The questions will be asked from- Current Events, Banking, General Science, Important dates, Current Science, Technology, Sports, Culture & Banking Sector etc.

Computer Awareness: The basics of computers are asked in exam which includes- Input & Output Device, Computer organization, generations of computers, MS Office (Word, Excel, Power point, Access), Memory Orientation, Internet, LAN & WAN, Modem. The basic operation of computer are to be tested.

Prepare for IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus well and practice the questions.

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81 thoughts on “IBPS CWE Clerical Cadre 2019 New Exam Pattern and Syllabus Details”

  1. Hi,

    I have downloaded the IBPS CWE Clerk Question papers.rar from. But when try Unzip, it asks for password.
    Please help me to get resolved.


  2. Dear Sir/Mam,

    i have 1 question about the ibps clerk exam its 2 exam so it is compulsory to preliminary exam clear and in preliminary exam the whole 100 question so its compulsory to solve all section ( like compulsory to all section clear this kind of) so please help me the query.

    Thanks & Regards
    niraj Jaiswal

  3. hello sir,

    i want download all previous year solved question papers of IBPS clerical, PO, SO, MT (2011-2015) , CAN YOU HELP ME plz to download from where i can download these solved question papers…

  4. Dear Sir,

    Sir, thanks in advance for help to me.

    Sir, would you like to tell me important topics for IBPS clerk prelim exam? So, i can clear it. And stratergies to clear exam. MY meaning is that which topic should i learn first?

    Thanks sir.

    Best REgards,
    Mittal PAtel

  5. hello bhaiya please send mePreviouse paper of IBPS -po,clerk,IBPS- RRB PO,CLERK, ssc- chs, ALL PREVIOUSE PAPER….
    THANKYOU BHAI,,,,,,….

    • HI Surekha,
      You should solve the section which you know the best at start and followed by it you should all the time to your weaker sections. For this time management, you need to solve maximum of questions papers to get best of hands on experience.

  6. sir,can u send me the previous year ibps solved question papers on both clerical and for po.it would be better if u send me ibps 2016 clerical 6 prelims exam answer key also.


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