IPPB Officer Exam Pattern 2016 – Prelims, Mains & Interview Pattern
IPPB Officer Exam Pattern 2016
The Preliminary exam for the IPPB Officer post is to be conducted in January 2017. So for qualifying such a competitive exam it is very important to know the latest IPPB Officer Exam Pattern 2016. The recruitment notification contains various information regarding eligibility criteria. Further we will publish pages related to IPPB Officer job profile and salary structure. You can download the call letters and admit card for preliminary exam. Finally you can see the exam results when the selection process is over. This page contains the detailed IPPB Officer Prelims pattern, IPPB Officer Mains pattern. Moreover IPPB interview pattern has been also discussed.
IPPB Officer Exam Pattern
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The written examination for IPPB Officer Scale-I post consists of two papers and an interview. Both the papers the prelims and the mains are objective in nature. Prelims exam is qualifying in nature and only main exam marks along with interview are counted for final merit. Detailed IPPB Officer Exam pattern is given below for both the papers and the interview.
IPPB Officer Prelims Pattern
|Sr. No.||Name of Test||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks|
- Time duration of Prelims exam – 01 Hour (60 minutes).
- Candidates have to pass in each section by securing marks above the cutoff decided by the IPPB.
- For every wrong answer there is a penalty of 0.25 marks.
- Prelims exam is qualifying in nature and only those candidates qualify for further stage who clear prelims exam.
IPPB Officer Mains Pattern
|Sr.No||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|2||English Language||40||40||30 minutes|
|3||Computer Knowledge||20||20||10 minutes|
|4||General Awareness (with special reference to Banking)||40||40||20 minutes|
|5||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||40 minutes|
Points to notice in the IPPB Officer Exam Pattern 2016
- Prelims and Mains paper will consist of Objective Type-Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi.
- There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the question.
IPPB Interview Pattern
Candidates who have been short-listed in the main examination for IPPB will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by IPPB. Interviews will be conducted at select centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the short-listed candidates in the call letter. Candidates are required to download their interview call letters from the authorised IPPB website.
Please note that any request regarding change in date, centre etc. of interview will not be entertained.
The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview will not be less than 40% (35%for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates). The weight-age (ratio) of Main exam and interview will be 80:20 respectively.
The combined final score of candidates shall be arrived at on the basis of scores obtained by the candidates in the Main Examination and Interview. Interview score of the candidates failing to secure minimum qualifying marks or otherwise barred from the interview or further process shall not be disclosed. A candidate should qualify both in the
Main Examination and interview and be sufficiently high in the merit to be short-listed for subsequent provisional allotment process, details of which will be made available subsequently on IPPB website.
Important links at a glance
|1||Latest Notification||Click Here|
|2||Eligibility Criteria||Click Here|
|3||Job Profile||Click Here|
|4||Salary Structure||Click Here|
|5||Call Letter/ Hall Ticket/ Admit Card||Click Here|
|7||Preparation Tips||Click Here|