When is the next IBPS bank exam in 2015

When is the next bank exam from IBPS in 2015-2016? The lion’s share of the daily readers we get in this blog want to know the dates of the upcoming IBPS exams: probably you’re on this page for the same reasons. To be honest, we are not in a position to foretell the dates of IBPS recruitment or any other bank exams as it is decided by the official authorities from time to time; however, we can tip-off you with an approximate schedule by breaking down the timetable of the previous exams.

IBPS Bank EXAM dates

As you might know, IBPS handles a number of bank exams every year. Apart from the IBPS branded Clerk Exam, PO (Probationary Officers) exam, SO (Specialist Officer) exam, RRB (Regional Rural Bank) Officers and Assistant exam, the agency is also behind SBI and associates exam and the recruitment to various insurance and financial entities. The first ever IBPS recruitment involved a PO exam, announced in 2011, which then followed by all the exams listed above. Each IBPS recruitment comprises of two exams, an interview, followed by the placements. The whole process of IBPS bank recruitment process takes 2-3 months to finish. Typically a candidate gets a time interval of at least two months between each exam if he or she is appearing for all the four recruitments in a year.

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Now, lets check-out the schedule of the previous IBPS exams and form a summary, an approximation, of the upcoming IBPS exam dates.

Next IBPS PO Exam 2015-2016 registration dates:

To date, IBPS has announced 4 PO exams, and the schedule of the newest exam ( 2014), took from the official release is uploaded below. Last year, IBPS had made some corrections to the PO Exam’s eligibility norms, and the subsequent announcement that had this change beckoned strong protest from the candidates who were preparing for the PO exam and hoping for the former criteria. Soon IBPS reverted the changes and brought an updated notification; they also extended the registration dates by five days up-to 17-08-2013.

IBPS PO exam 2014-2015 date

Status of IBPS PO recruitment in 2015: Ongoing (Done with examination).

The screenshot given above illustrates the event calendar of the IBPS PO recruitment in 2014. If IBPS follows the same scheduling strategy in the upcoming year, you can expect a new IBPS PO notification anytime in July 2015.

Related: IBPS Starts PO Exam 2014-2015 online registrations

When is the next IBPS Clerk exam in 2014-2015?

When IBPS started managing the Clerical Cadre exam in 2011, the minimum eligibility for a participating candidate was a pass in 10th Class. People from all sorts if life, even engineering graduates applied for the exam and ultimately, the agency received around 50L registrations. The trend continued in successive exams although the education and age norms have had changed a bit in the course. The Clerk Exam is comparatively easy for the higher-educated: if they could crack this exam, they have the opportunity to advance to the PO and managerial levels within the institution- they are also entitled to get age-relaxation in PO and RRB exams, subject to the rules.

IBPS Clerk Exam 2015 dates

Status of IBPS Clerk Recruitment in 2014: Ongoing (Call letter has been released).

Contrary to the previous recruitments, in 2014, IBPS took only a month’s gap to release IBPS PO and Clerk Exam notifications. Soon after collecting the PO registrations online (dates given above), IBPS commenced with Clerical Cadre applications in 12-08-2014, and it lasted up-to day 1 of the September. If we take this schedule as a reference, we can expect the 2015 Clerk recruitment process to begin someday in the month of August.

Related (apply now): SBI Clerk Exam 2015 web application begins. 

Tentative dates of IBPS specialist exam in 2015

Professionals who have the interest in the banking sector always anticipate for the dates of IBPS Specialist exam, which usually gets announced towards the end of every year. Of late there was a Specialist Exam in February of 2014. So if you’re looking for the next chance, you might have to wait approximately eight months, until October 2014, for the new notification to arrive.

Unlike the previous iterations, there was only a month difference between IBPS PO and Clerk Exam announcements, in 2013. Soon after collecting  the PO registrations online, IBPS started with Clercial Cadre applications in 19-08-2013, and it went on up-to 7th of October. Taking this into account, we can easily assume that the 2014-2015 clerk recruitment process would commence sometime in September of this year.

 Status of the IBPS Specialist Recruitment in 2014Announced (Apply now).

Evidently the Specialist Recruit is the only one left in 2014 if you’re looking for a banking career through IBPS entrance exam.

Related: IBPS Specialist Exam 2015 full details.

Upcoming IBPS RRB exam dates in 2014:

IBPS RRB exam is your gateway to around 60 plus Gramin and Rural banks in India. Unlike the PO, Clerk and specialist exams, IBPS has no direct role in the interview and the final enrollment procedures in the recruitment to the regional banks, although they separately manage the candidate profiles for each bank. IBPS conducts the RRB online exam to the post of Office Assistants ( Clerical position), and Officer Scales 1, 2, 3, every year and releases a score card. The RRBs uses this score for recruitment, for a period of one year from the date announcement of results.

IBPS RRB exam 2014-2015 dates
Status of  the IBPS RRB recruitment in 2014: OVER ( IBPS recently  concluded the online exam)

Obviously the next Regional Rural Bank exam from IBPS would be on 2015, the notification for the same would see the light in May.

Related: IBPS RRB exam 2014 registration closes.

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