IBPS Interviews – Sample Questions
IBPS has declared the results of the Bank CWE Clerk Exam and about 5.3 Lakh candidates have cleared the exam. So, it is now time to gear up for the interviews which will soon follow and competition won’t be easy because of the sheer number. It is utmost important to prepare well for the interviews as many of you will get interview calls only from few banks and it is important that you get selected in atleast one bank. Read our post on what to expect after clearing the ibps bank clerk exam?
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Usually for bank interviews, there will be 2 to 3 persons in the interview panel. Before the final interview, HR will check all the necessary documents needed and he can also ask few bank specific questions like CASA, Basel norms and profit of the bank, difference between various banking products etc. We are categorising the questions in 2 forms – HR Questions and Technical Questions –
The HR questions you can expect in your interview are
- Tell me about yourself
- Tell me about your family
- Incase, if you are the only daughter/son in your family, will your parents allow you to work anywhere across India?
- What are your strengths and weaknesses?
- Don’t you think you are over qualified for this position?
- Why not software after engineering?
- Why did you leave your previous company?
- Why do you want to work here?
- Have you applied for any other banks?
- What do you know about your bank?
- Have you applied to other areas apart from banking?
- Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?
- If you are female – Being a girl, if you are posted in unsafe place like Assam, will you continue to work with us?
- Did you prepare for the interview? What did you prepare? (questions will be asked from what you prepared)
- Have you attended any bank interviews before?
- Do you have any questions for us?
The Technical Questions which can be asked in a bank interview are –
- What do you know BASEL norms
- What is CAR? (Capital Adequacy Ratio)
- What is the current CRR and SLR?
- What is microfinance?
- Repo Rate and Reverse Repo rate?
- What is SEBI?
- What is inflation and deflation?
- What is mutual fund?
- What is IMF?
- What is ULIP?
- Do you have account in bank? Which bank? Why?
- Differences you see in a private and public bank.
- What is forex?
- What is Bank rate?
- Have you heard about KYC? what is KYC?
You may also consider referring to books available for bank interviews preparations –
We have created a forum at http://banks-india.com/forum/ibps-cwe-bank-exams/ibps-interview-questions/ to discuss and provide sample answers to these questions.
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sir i hav secured 168 marks in IBPS clerk and belongs to general category from jharkhand. what is the possibility for interview calls by various banks
i scored 124 (sc) can i apply in bob clerk requirement.
one more prob i forgot my pass word of cwe clerk exam …. hw can i get my pass word.
i dont understand clearly what is cut off marks???i got 125 from ap in obc….n myself graduate………can i apply 4 bob????reply me sir…im fully confused
Sir mere 144 marks hai or OBC hu kya mujhe koi bank interview ke liye bulayenge
sir mare 177 marks hai mai oBC
sir, i hav scored 135 in ibps clerical exam… what is the cut-off mark in AP plz tel me
i mean andhra pradesh n am 4m general wil i eligibl 2 attnd 4 d intrviw???
For interview cutoff given by different bank and conducting interviews and selected some candidates in some banks.Still these selected candidates are applying for other banks. soooooo thet others cannot get oppurtunity for facing interviews.If its possible that with minimum cutoff score of Ibps can get a chance for interview. repeated candidates appear for interview their will be backlog know. how can other can get oppurtunity. please suggest us for feature.
Hi..Tamilnadu OBC candidates can reveal their scores here..so that we can know the chances of getting interview call
I have score 153 in ibps clerck in U. P. with gen. Categary
I want to know how many times can apply a person in any bank, who qualify ibps. I heared that it is only for 4 tims, is it true.
Is any chance of my selection.
Plz. Send email
i know more information for bank interviews.
i am passed cwe ibps exame score 131
so what i do next
I have got 138 marks in IBPS clerk, I belong to OBC, minority from Gujarat… Is there any chance for me to BOB clerk interview..??? Cut off for OBC in Gujarat is 127… Plz reply me ASAP….
I have scored 147 marks in IBPS Clerk exam 2012
from general category in kolkata. Can I apply in BANK OF BARODA FOR INTERVIEW. As per the advertisement I am not eligible to apply in west bengal. I just want to know can I apply in other states where cut off marks is low?
No Priti u cannot apply in other states… candidates can apply only in those states where they have conducted their exam…..
I GOT 146 IN GEN. FROM U.P. SO I HAVE ANY CHANCE IN INTERVIEW.
I GOT 146 IN GEN FROM U.P. SHALL I BE ELIGIBLE FOR INTERVIEW
Sir i am from rajasthan and applied for gujarat so it necessary to know gujarat local language for the interview will they reject me?
i got 138 in ibps clerk .
Kya mujhe interview k liye call kiya jayega
ma up k mau se hu
Hi sir,i have got 115 marks in ibps exam from MH state & i am from obc category.their any chance to interview.
Sir, what should cutoff bank of borada in MH state.
Sir,i have got 139 marks in ibps clerk exam from MP & i am from general category,is their any chance to give interview??
Hi ,radha , u should apply n take chance have a great experience of interview.
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Please give me detailed information about bank interviews.
I got 134 marks in O.B.C. category from u.p..
i have any chance in interview?
sir, i got 132 marks in ibps exam from st catagory. i want to ask you can i eligible for interview in bank of baroda. because i am persuing bca in present and i have not complete gratuate. can you tell me about the cut off in rajasthatn
please give me detailed information about bank interviews of IBPS Clerks. I got 135 marks in IBPS clerks exam and my category is O.C. from Andhra Pradesh. I have any chance in bank recruitment interviews?
I got 116 marks in IBPS clerks exam nd my category is O.B.C from tamil nadu.But i wrote my exam in pondicherry.
i have any chance to attend bank interview.can i apply for tamil nadu vaccancy.please suggest me sir.