IBPS Clerk 2016 Prelims Result Declared

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Apr 3, 2017

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IBPS held the Preliminary exam for CWE Clerk on November 26, 27, and December 3 and 4. The result for the Prelims exam was declared on December 9, 2016. Candidates who appeared for IBPS CWE Clerk can view their results till December 16, 2016 at the official website of IBPS.

The candidates who have scored minimum IBPS Clerk Cutoff will qualify for IBPS Clerk 2016 Main Examination. The exam is conducted for clerical cadre post in 19 participating banks.

Steps to view IBPS CWE Clerk 2016 (Prelims) Result

The candidates can view their IBPS Clerk 2016 Prelims result by following the steps given below:

  1. Log onto the official website of IBPS i.e. ibps.in.
  2. On the right side of the homepage, find the notification “Click here to View Your Online Preliminary Exam Result Status CWE Clerks VI”.
  3. A new page will open, and enter your details such as registration no. or roll no. and your date of birth as well.

IBPS Result

  1. The candidates checking their result will then need to enter an image captcha shown on the screen and click on the “Login Button”.
  2. The result of IBPS Clerk Prelims will appear on the screen. Click download and take the printout for future reference.

Note: In case the image captcha does not appear, click on Refresh.

IBPS Clerk 2016 Expected Cutoff – Prelims

The IBPS Clerk prelims cutoff is calculated by considering the marks scored by the candidate in different sections and normalizing it using equi-percentile method. Sectional cutoff of prelims is expected to go high this year, considering the level of difficulty of the exam as well as no. of candidates participating this year. 

The formula used for calculating IBPS Clerk Cutoff is Total Score = Score obtained in (Reasoning + English Language + Quantitative Ability + General Awareness)

The table mentioned below indicates the Expected IBPS Clerk 2016 Cutoff based on previous year cutoff trends:

Category Cutoff Marks (Out of 100)
General 44-51
OBC 40-45
SC 35-39
ST 29-34

What comes after IBPS Clerk Prelims?

After the declaration of results of IBPS Clerk prelims, IBPS will announce the cutoff marks, according to which it will be decided if the candidate will sit for IBPS Clerk Main examination or not. The admit card for Main examination will be uploaded on IBPS website soon.

Post IBPS Clerk Main examination, short  listed candidates further go through provisional allotment. The exam pattern of the Mains is as follows:

Section No. of Questions Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 135 Minutes
English Language 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
General Awareness 40 40
ComputerKnowledge 40 20
Total 200 200

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.