IBPS discontinued the interview for IBPS Clerk V. Hello Yuvas this is a great news for all candidates of IBPS Clerk exams that are waiting for the IBPS clerk mains result. Today IBPS published a notification on their official website that they are discontinuing the interviews from IBPS V. The total weightage of 80:20 will be considered as 100 for the IBPS Mains exams. Means now they will select the candidates only by the IBPS Mains exam score.

Here is the Official Notification by the IBPS That you can read below:


Please refer to our Advertisement displayed in our Website on 26.07.2015and published in Employment News during the period 15.08.2015 to 21.08.2015 in respect of Common Recruitment Process for recruitment of Clerks in participating Organizations (CWE – Clerks-V) wherein para E, it was mentioned that the candidates who would be short listed in the Main examination for CWE Clerks–V would subsequently be called for interview to be conducted by the participating organizations and coordinated by Nodal Banks in each State/Union Territory with the help of IBPS.

It has now been decided at the appropriate level to discontinue interviews in the recruitment process for Clerical Cadre. Accordingly NO Interviews will be conducted under CWE Clerks-V. 100% weightage will be given to the score obtained by the candidate in the online Main Examination of CWE-Clerks-V, instead of weightage ratio of 80: 20 for CWE Main examination and interview respectively.

A candidate should qualify in the CWE Clerks-V main examination and be sufficiently high in merit to be shortlisted for provisional allotment based on the reported vacancies by the participating organisations. Since the clerical recruitment is State/UT specific and proficiency in the official language of the State/UT is preferred, the allottee banks before issuance of offer letter will have the full discretion to ascertain the candidate’s familiarity with the official language of the State/UT. Decision of the Bank in this regard shall be binding on the provisionally allotted candidates.

All other conditions as released in the detailed advertisement on IBPS website on 26.07.2015and also published in Employment News dated 15.08.2015 to 21.08.2015 shall remain unaltered. Mumbai Director Date: 9.3.2016 IBPS. Click Here for Official PDF 

So now this is a very good news for all candidates that are waiting for the result. Because now they will directly get a provisional joining letter from the respective banks.

Advantage for Candidates:

  • The main advantage for the candidates is that now they will now face a interview round.
  • After elimination or discontinuing the interview IBPS will be become 100% fair.
  • Selection process will become fast and easy.

Some Disadvantages of discontinuing the interview for IBPS Clerk:

As we know every thing have a fair and a dark side. After discontinuing the IBSP Clerk interview then cut off of the prelims as well as mains will be goes much higher. That will be a week point for average scoring candidates.

But this decision of IBPS is more advantageous for the hard working candidates. So we would like to advice you to don’t wait for the result and keep practicing.

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