IBPS Specialist Officer Selection Process 2016
Syllabus Pattern :
The structure of the Online CWE will be as follows :
Name of the Tests
Maximu m Marks
|3||General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry||50|
IT Officer Scale I, Agricultural Field Officer Scale I, HR / Personnel Officer Scale I &Marketing Officer Scale I :
Name of the Tests
The above tests except the Test of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi IBPS reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website. Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an Information Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letters from the authorised IBPS website www.ibps.in.
Note : Please note that candidates will not be permitted to appear for the CWE without the following documents :
Valid Call Letter for the respective date and session of Examination. Photo – identity proof ( as specified ) in original bearing the same name as it appears on the call letter / IBPS Specialist Officers Application 2015 form and Photocopy of photo – identity proof ( as mentioned above ) Candidates reporting late i.e. after the reporting time specified on the call letter for Examination will not bepermitted to take the examination.
The reporting time mentioned on the call letter is prior to the Start time of the test. Though the duration of the examination is 2 hours candidates may be required to be at the venue for about 4 hours or more including the time required for completion of various formalities such as verification and collection of various requisite documents, logging in, giving of instructions etc and including disruptions beyond control.
Penalty : There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.
Examination Centres : The examination will be conducted online in venues across many centres in India. The tentative list of Examination centres is available in Annexure I. No request for change of centre for Examination shall be entertained.
IBPS, however, reserves the right to cancel any of the Examination Centres and / or add some other Centres, at its discretion, depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc. IBPS also reserves the right to allot the candidate to any centre other than the one he / she has opted for.
Candidate will appear for the examination at an Examination Centre at his / her own risk and expenses and IBPS will not be responsible for any injury or losses etc. of any nature. Any unruly behaviour / misbehaviour in the examination hall may result in cancellation of candidature / disqualification from future exams conducted by IBPS.
Scores : The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions ( if held ) will be normalized using equipercentile method. Scores up to two decimal points shall be taken for the purpose of calculations.
Cutoff Score : Mean – 3 / 4* of Standard Deviation for SC / ST / OBC / PWD categories. Mean – 1 / 4th of Standard Deviation for General Category. There will be a second level cutoff point on total as per requirement. Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total score, as explained above, to be considered to be shortlisted for interview.
Depending on the number of vacancies available, cutoffs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview. Prior to the completion of the interview process, scores obtained in the online examination will not be shared with the candidates shortlisted for interview.
Interview : Candidates who have been shortlisted in the examination for CRPSPL – V will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the nodal banks with the help of IBPS. Interviews will be conducted at select centres.
The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter.
Candidates are required to download their interview call letters from authorised IBPS websitewww.ibps.in. Please note that any request regarding change in date, centre etc. of interview will not be entertained. However the conducting agencies reserve the right to change the date / venue / time / centre etc. of interview or hold supplementary process for particular date / session / venue / centre / set of candidates at its discretion, under unforeseen circumstances, if any.
The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview will not be less than 40% ( 35% for SC / ST / OBC / PWD candidates ). The weightage ( ratio ) of Online CWE ( exam ) and interview will be 80:20. The combined final scores of candidates shall be arrived at on the basis of total scores obtained by the candidates in CWE ( SPL – V ) and Interview.
Interview score of the candidates failing to secure minimum qualifying marks or otherwise barred from the interview or further process shall not be disclosed.
A candidate should qualify both in the CWE and interview and be sufficiently high in the merit to be shortlisted for subsequent allotment process, details of which will be available subsequently on IBPS website.
While appearing for the Interview, the candidate should produce valid prescribed documents given below. In the absence of documents candidature of the candidates shall be cancelled. IBPS / Nodal Bank / Participating organisations take no responsibility to receive / connect any certificate / remittance / document sent separately
List of Documents to be produced at the time of interview ( as applicable ) : The following documents in original together with a self attested photocopy in support of the candidate’s eligibility and identity are to be invariably submitted at the time of interview failing which the candidate may not be permitted to appear for the interview.
Non submission of requisite documents by the candidate at the time of interview will debar his candidature from further participation in the IBPS Specialist Officers Recruitment 2015 process. Printout of the valid Interview Call Letter.
Valid system generated printout of the online IBPS Specialist Officers Application 2015 form registered for CWE SPL – V. Proof of Date of Birth ( Birth Certificate or SSLC / Std. X Certificate with DOB ). Photo Identify Proof as indicated in Point below.
Marksheets & certificates for educational qualifications. Proper document from Board / University for having declared the result on or before 10th December, 2015 has to be submitted. Caste Certificate issued by competent authority in the prescribed format as stipulated by Government of India in case of SC / ST / OBC category candidates.
In case of candidates belonging to OBC category, certificate should specifically contain a clause that the candidate does not belong to creamy layer section excluded from the benefits of reservation for Other Backward Classes in Civil post & services under Government of India. OBC caste certificate containing the Non – creamy layer clause should be valid as on the date of interview if called for ( issued within one year prior to the date of interview if called for ).
Caste Name mentioned in certificate should tally letter by letter with Central Government list / notification. Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming under creamy layer and / or if their caste does not find place in the Central List are not entitled to OBC reservation. They should indicate their category as General in the online IBPS Specialist Officers Application 2015 form.
Disability certificate in prescribed format issued by the District Medical Board in case of Persons With Disability category. If the candidate has used the services of a Scribe at the time of CWE the duly filled in details of the scribe in the prescribed format.
An Ex – serviceman candidate has to produce a copy of the discharge Certificate / pension payment order and documentary proof of rank last / presently held ( substantive as well as acting ) at the time of interview. Those who are still in defence service should submit a certificate from a competent authority that they will be relieved from defence services, on or before 09th December, 2016.
Candidates serving in Government / quasi govt offices / Public Sector Undertakings ( including Nationalised Banks and Financial Institutions ) are required to produce a “No Objection Certificate” from their employer at the time of interview, in the absence of which their candidature will not be considered and travelling expenses, if any, otherwise admissible, will not be paid.
The No Objection Certificate should not be issued for appearing in interview for selection to any particular participating organization as the Common IBPS Specialist Officers Recruitment 2015 Process is for all participating organisations. Production of such conditional NOCs at the time of interview will not be considered and such candidates will not be permitted to participate in interview / will not be considered for further selection process.
Persons eligible for age relaxation under B IV must produce the domicile certificate at the time of interview / at any stage of the subsequent process from the District Jurisdiction where he / she had ordinarily resided or any other authority designated in this regard by the Government of Jammu & Kashmir to the effect that the candidate had ordinarily domiciled in the State of J&K during the period from 01St January, 1980 to 31st December, 1989.
Persons eligible for age relaxation under B IV must produce a certificate from the District Magistrate to the effect that they are eligible for relief in terms of the Rehabilitation Package for 1984 Riot Affected Persons sanctioned by the Government and communicated vide Ministry of Finance, Dept. of Financial Services communication No.F.No.9 / 21 / 2006 – IR dated 27th July, 2007.
Persons falling in categories (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) of Point B (I) should produce a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt. Of India. Any other relevant documents in support of eligibility
Note : Candidates will not be allowed to appear for the interview if he / she fails to produce the relevant eligibility documents as mentioned above. No documents shall be directly sent to IBPS by candidates before or after the interview.