IOB Clerk Vacancy 2012:
There are 1500 Clerk vacancies in IOB as per the notification with category-wise vacancies as given below:
SC: 253, ST:50, OBC: 373, UR:824, TOT: 1500
You can find the state-wise category-wise vacancies in the table at right. This State-wise vacancy is very important as you have to apply for the clerk positions state-wise and you should be able to read, write, speak local language of that state. Moreover you should have appeared IBPS CWE 2011 from a centre of that state for which vacancies you want to apply.
IOB Clerk Salary:
Salary (i.e. Pay-scale) offered by IOB for these Clerk positions is Basic Pay: Rs.7200 – 19300 with other benefits like DA, HRA, etc
IOB Eligibility for Clerk Recruitment:
Age Eligibility (as on 01.08.2011): Min 18 yrs, Max 28 yrs. (Relaxations exists as per Govt rule).
Educational Qualification Eligibility:
Min. 65% marks (60% for SC/ST/PC/EXSM) in Class-XII/equivalent OR
Min. 60% marks in Diploma in Banking (55% for SC/ST/PC/EXSM) OR
Min. 50% of marks (45% for SC/ST/PC/EXSM) in Graduation in any discipline.
Qualifications should be from a recognized Board/University and same should have been acquired (i.e. results declared) on or before 01.08.2011.
Other IOB Clerk Eligibility:
1.0 You should have appeared IBPS CWE 2011 from a centre in that State/UT for which you wish to apply.
2.0 You should be able to read, write and speak official language of that state.
3.0 Should be able to write and speak English fluently.
4.0 Computer Literacy – You should be computer literate or should acquire computer literacy within six months of joining the Bank.
IBPS CWE Cut-Off for IOB Clerks:
For General category:
Min. marks in each subject individually: 24.
Min. Total weighted score (all subjects combined): 120.
For Reserved category:
Min. marks in each subject individually: 21.
Min. Total weighted score (all subjects combined): 105
Selection Process for IOB Clerks:
Based on the CWE scores of the applicants received by IOB, it is going to shortlist the candidates for personal interview. The Interview would consist of 50 marks.
Minimum qualifying marks for the Personal Interview would be 22.5 marks (20 marks for Reserved Category). Final merit list for IOB Clerk Recruitment would be prepared based on IBPS CWE mark & Interview.
IOB Clerk Recruitment 2012 Online Form:
You can apply for IOB Clerk Recruitment 2012 only online, There is no offline form.
IOB Clerk Interview Questions/GD Topics:
For Interview, click here to visit this article, which tells you what are the requirements an interviewer looks for in you. It also gives you an interesting You Tube video telling you how you can also analyze an interviewer and hence be prepared for it. And than it gives you a list of 99 interview questions, which are most repeated in every other interview! These questions helps you prepare yourself. In addition since how much you know about IOB would almost inevitably be asked, you should go through this About us page of IOB. Following are the traits which generally checked in Bank Clerk Interview: Attitude, Personality, level of communication, clarity and problem solving innovativeness, knowledge /proficiency in local/State language (ability to read, write and speak local/State language) level of effectiveness in computer operations, willingness to work anywhere in the State.
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Hope with above information on IOB Clerk recruitment you can not only apply with ease but also get that coveted IOB job easily. You should also visit this IOB Career/Recruitment webpage
for subsequent updates like for downloading call letter/admit card, result etc.
I would post dedicated blog article as and when the remaining six banks (i.e. Indian Bank, Punjab National Bank, Allahabad Bank, Central Bank of India, Vijaya Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce) issues recruitment notification for clerks. So please keep visiting this blog!