Students now do not need to search for IBPS PO Exam Dates, IBPS Clerk Exam Dates and dates of other IBPS Exams as IBPS has published the IBPS Calendar 2018 in which the entire schedule of IBPS Exams has been published.
It is very common for students to search for the dates of important competitive exams such as IBPS Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Specialist Officer, IBPS RRB Officer & Assistant etc. To help the students for it IBPS has also started publishing its calendar like SSC and UPSC.
Every year in the beginning itself IBPS publishes its calendar for the exams to be conducted during the year. The good thing about IBPS is that it strictly adheres to the dates mentioned in the calendar and very rarely there is change in the dates of exams given in the IBPS Calendar.
Here is complete information about IBPS Calendar 2018.
Dates of IBPS CWE RRB-VII (Officers) and IBPS CWE RRB-VII (Office Assistants) 2018: The Preliminary Examination for Officer Scale I and for Office Assistants in RRB will be conducted on 11.08.2018, 12.08.2018, 18.08.2018, 19.08.2018, 25.08.2018 and 01.09.2018. The main exam for Officer Scale I and for Office Assistants will be conducted on 30.09.2018 and 07.10.2018. For Officers Scale II and III there will be a single exam which will be conducted on 30.09.2018.
Dates of IBPS CWE PO/MT-VIII 2018: The Preliminary Examination for Probationary Officer / Management Trainee will be conducted on 13.10.2018, 14.10.2018, 20.10.2018, 21.10.2018 and the main exam will be conducted on 18.11.2018.
Dates of IBPS CWE CLERK-VIII 2018: The Preliminary Examination for Clerk will be conducted on 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 and 16.12.2018 and the main exam will be conducted on 20.01.2019.
Dates of IBPS CWE SPL-VIII 2018: The Preliminary Examination for Specialist Officer will be conducted on 29.12.2018 and 30.12.2018 and the main exam will be conducted on 27.01.2019.
Points to Remember:
- For all IBPS Exams the registration process will be through online mode only and there will be a single registration for both Preliminary and Main examination, wherever applicable.
- Candidates will be required to upload the required documents as per the specification given in advertisement. The same has also been mentioned in the notification given by IBPS of IBPS Calendar 2018. Link for the same has been provided at the end of the post.
- For each CWE there will be a separate detailed recruitment notification. Therefore it is important to you to keep checking the official website of IBPS.
Important Guidance to Students regarding IBPS Calendar
Now that the IBPS Calendar 2018 is out it is very important for students to get ready and to start preparation. If you are looking for Bank Jobs than IBPS exams are the best option. IBPS recruits employees for all nationalized and RRBs. SBI is having its own recruitment process. However IBPS is the main body for recruitment as it recruits candidates for all major banks except SBI.
You can see that there are various jobs for which IBPS has published the schedule. The first thing is for you to check your eligibility and to decide in which exam you are going to appear. If you are eligible you can appear for all exams as well.
IBPS Calendar helps you to plan and prepare well for each IBPS Exam. As you are already having dates of all IBPS Exams with you, you can plan well. If you are really serious about getting bank jobs you should start your preparation immediately. There is enough time and with regular preparation you can crack any of these exams.
FAQs on IBPS Calendar 2018
Now I will answer a few frequently asked questions which students often ask on IBPS Exams / IBPS Calendar.
Question: Whether the dates given in the IBPS Calendar are fixed or there will be any changes?
Answer: Normally IBPS strictly adheres to the scheduled published by it. So it is unlikely that there will be any change in the schedule. However you need to keep checking it through IBPS website.
Question: When will be the recruitment notification for IBPS exams will be published?
Answer: The recruitment notifications are normally published about 2 months before the date of exam. Therefore you should regularly visit the IBPS website for latest information. You can also subscribe to our facebook page on Government Jobs for all latest updates on IBPS exams and other Government jobs.
Question: How much time is required for preparation for IBPS Exams?
Answer: Normally 6 months regular preparation is sufficient. However it is better that you should start your preparation right now. Early preparation will give you confidence and you will be able to score high in the exam.