Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has declared the result of first common written exam (CWE) for clerical posts in 19 public sector banks on February 29, 2012. As many as 5.31 lakh candidates have passed the first ever CWE for clerical posts. Over 30 lakh candidates appeared for the exam and roughly one out of every six candidates who appeared for the exam has been successful.
Mr M. Balachandran, Director, IBPS, said there were 1.72 lakh successful candidates in the general category, 2.37 lakh in the OBC category and about 1.21 lakh in the SC/ST category.
In Tamil Nadu, successful women candidates outnumbered the men. There were 12,161 women out of the 20,258 candidates who qualified from there.
Mr Balachandran said the list of successful candidates would be available next week on the IBPS Web site.
A week from now, candidates will be able to log on and check their individual scores.