About Banking Common Written Exam

The Common Written Examination [CWB-PO] is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection [IBPS] as a pre-requisite for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer / Management
Trainee posts in the Public Sector Banks mentioned below.

lBPS is an autonomous body, has been authorised by IBA and has received a mandate from the 20 Public Sector Banks listed below to conduct the Common Written Examination. The CWE for Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts will be conducted twice a year by lBPS.
Participating BANKS in IBPS Exams

Allahabad Bank
Andhra Bank
Bank of Baroda
Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra
Canara Bank
Central Bank of India
Corporation Bank
Dena Bank
Indian Bank

Indian Overseas Bank
Oriental Bank of Commerce
Punjab National Bank
Punjab & Sind Bank
Syndicate Bank
UCO Bank
Union Bank of India
United Bank of India
Vijaya Bank
IDBI Bank

The scores awarded to qualified candidates are also likely to be used by a few other Banks and Financial Institutions like IDBI, ECGC etc. for selection for entry level Officers’ posts. Candidates will however have to satisfy the eligibility criteria for these organizations as individually stipulated by them.