IBPS Clerk Answer Key 2016

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Dec 6, 2016

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IBPS Clerk Answer Key 2016 is released after the Prelims of the exam are over. The last prelims were conducted on December 3 and 4, 2016. The result is expected to be declared by the third week of December 2016. With the help of Answer keys of IBPS Clerk 2016, the candidates can assess their performance. As the exam is online, there are less chances that IBPS will release the answer key officially while some private institutes release the answer key of the exam. The candidates can also calculate their estimate result and thus plan their allotment in the 19 participating banks.

The Prelims of the IBPS Clerk 2016 consisted of 3 sections – English, Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. The exam was moderately difficult as apart from Quantitative Ability section, Logical Reasoning section and English section had easy questions. The exam is carried out for clerical cadre in government banks.

How to download IBPS Clerk 2016 Answer Key?

To download the IBPS Clerk 2016 Answer Key, the candidates can follow the below mentioned steps:

  1. Visit the official website of IBPS
  2. Click on the IBPS Clerk Answer Key 2016.
  3. Click on the section for which you want the Answer Key.
  4. Click download

Note: The Answer key would be in PDF form, which you can save for further reference.

Importance of IBPS Clerk 2016 Answer Key

IBPS Clerk Answer key can help the candidates evaluate their performance in the exam and accordingly prepare for the IBPS Clerk Main Examination. The answer key also help candidates identify their weak areas in which candidates need to focus more in order to improve their result of that section particularly.

IBPS Clerk 2016 Result

IBPS Clerk 2016 Results are expected to be declared in the third week of December 2016 as the IBPS Clerk Main examination is scheduled on December 31, 2016 and January 1, 2017. To check result, look for the steps below:

  1. Visit official website of IBPS and click on CWE Clerical Tab
  2. Further, click on “IBPS Clerk Result”.
  3. Enter Registration ID and Password.
  4. Verify and Click on Submit.

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cutoff

IBPS Clerk 2016 Cutoff of Prelims will decide if the candidate will appear in IBPS Clerk Main examination. The expected cutoff of IBPS Clerk 2016 is as follows:

Category Prelims Cutoff Mains Cutoff
General 47.50 128-130
SC Category 37.25 145-150
ST Category 19.75 140-145
OBC Category 42.25 130-135

IBPS Clerk 2016 Mains – Exam Pattern

The Main examination of IBPS Clerk 2016 will be conducted on December 31, 2016 and January 1, 2017. The candidates must start preparing for Mains from now itself, to crack the exam and get provisional allotment in the 19 participating banks. The exam pattern of MAINS exam is as follows:

Section English Quantitative Ability Reasoning General Awareness Computer Knowledge Total
Time Limit (in minutes) 30 30 30 25 20 135
Total no. of questions 40 40 40 40 40 200
Total Marks 40 50 50 40 20 200 marks
Medium English English and Hindi

Some of the banks that are participating in IBPS Clerk 2016 are as follows:

  • Allahabad Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra
  • Canara Bank
  • Central Bank of India

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