Thursday, April 19, 2012

Andhra Bank Recruitment of 600 Clerical Cadre 2012-13

Andhra Bank is a medium-sized public sector bank (PSB), with a network of 1,632 branches, 25 extension counters, 38 satellite offices and 981 automated teller machines (ATMs) as on March 31, 2011. Andhra Bank was founded by the eminent freedom fighter, Dr. Bhogaraju Pattabhi Sitaramayya. The Government of India owns 51.55% of its share capital and is going to increase it to 58% by infusing 1100 crore. The state owned Life Insurance Corporation of India holds 10% of the shares. The bank has done a total business of Rs. 1,64,310 crore as on 31.03.2011. The bank's operations are mostly concentrated in southern India; the region accounts for over 60% of the bank’s advances and deposits.

Andhra Bank invites applications for the Clerical Cadre posts, from Indian citizens who have taken the Common Written Examination for Clerical cadre conducted by IBPS in 2011-12 and have a valid Score card issued by IBPS.

Details of posts

Clerks - 600 posts

Andhra Pradesh - 225 posts
Maharastra - 40
Tamilnadu - 30
Karnataka - 44
Orissa -- 60

Eligibility criteria:

A candidate must be either i) a Citizen of India OR ii) a subject of Nepal or iii) subject of
 Bhutan  OR
iv)a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention
 of permanently settling in India or v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated
 from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the
United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire,
 Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that
 a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in
whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted
to the Group Discussion/ Interview conducted by the Bank but on final selection
the offer of appointment may be given only after the Government of India
 has issued the necessary eligibility certificate to him/her.

Educational qualifications required for this job is Graduation in any discipline from any recognized University.

Essential Requirement

IBPS Score obtained in CWE for Clerks 2011-12 (as stipulated above) Candidates should have appeared for Common Written Examination for Clerks held in Nov/Dec 2011 from a center in a State/UT for which vacancies he/she wishes to apply Candidate should have proficiency in the official language of the State/UT (ability to read, write and speak local/state language) in which they have appeared for the Common Written Examination and qualified.

Computer Knowledge is essential (proficiency in MS Office Basic Applications).

Candidate should be willing to be initially posted at any place in that State/Union Territory in which they have appeared for CWE and serve for a minimum period of 5 years in that State/Union Territory.


1. Degrees obtained from the recognized Universities/Institutes recognized by the Govt. of India
only will be considered.
2. The educational qualification prescribed for the post is the minimum.
3. Candidates must specifically indicate the class/division and percentage of marks obtained
calculated to the nearest two decimals in the relevant column of the application. Where no
percentage of marks is awarded by the University, but only CGPA/OGPA is awarded, the same
should be converted into percentage.
4. The result of the qualifying examination, i.e., graduation or equivalent to graduation, as the case
may be, should have been announced by the University on or before 01.08.2011.
5. Candidates should have obtained the specified IBPS Score in each test and/ in aggregate in the
Common Written Examination conducted for Clerical cadre in 2011-12. Candidates should be
able to produce the Score card in support of the scores mentioned in the online application form,
if called for further selection processes such as Group Discussion and/ Interview.

Relaxation in Upper age limit:

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates -- 5 years
Other Backward Classes candidates -- 3 years
Persons with Disabilities (VI/HI/OC) -- 10 years
Persons who have ordinarily been domiciled in Kashmir Division of J & K State during 01.01.1980
and 31.12.1989 --5 years

Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex Servicemen -- actual period of service rendered in the defense forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 year
Persons (children/ family members of those) affected by 1984 riots -- 5 years

Widows. Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried Subject to maximum age limit of 35 years for General, 38 years for OBC and 40 years for SC/ST candidates - 9 years

Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service
(applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only) -- 5 years

Application Fee(Including Postage/Intimation charges) (Non-Refundable)

For SC/ST/Persons with Disability (PWD)/ Ex-SM - Rs. 50

For General/OBC - - Rs.150
The fee for SC/ST/PWD/EXSM is towards postage/ intimation charges only.

Requisite Application Fee may be paid

(i) Through CBS at any of the Branches of Andhra Bank, by means of a Payment challan as per
the format given on the Bank’s website.
(ii) Through NEFT at any Bank branch
(iii) Online payment (from 21.04.2012 to 05.05.2012)


( i) Candidates are required to apply online through website No other
means/ mode of application will be accepted.

(ii) Candidates should ensure that their personal email ID (as specified in the online
application form while applying for Common Written Examination CWE conducted in
November/ December 2011) is kept active during the currency of a recruitment project.
Bank may send call letters for Group Discussion/ Interview etc. to the registered e-mail
(iii) Applicants are first required to go to the Bank‟s website „ click on the link
(iv) Thereafter, open the Recruitment Notification entitled “ANDHRA BANK CLERICAL CADRE’
(v) In case a candidate chooses to pay fees through branches of the Bank,
- the candidate should take a printout of the fee payment challan
- Fill in the Fee Payment Challan in a clear and legible handwriting in BLOCK LETTERS.
- Go to the nearest Andhra Bank Branch with the Fee payment Challan and pay, in Cash, the
appropriate Application Fee in CBS Account No 117911100000894 with Pattabhi Bhavan
Branch in the name & style of “ANDHRA BANK RECRUITMENT PROJECT(CLERKS)-
2012-13”. The details of fee to be paid is indicated above
(vi) In case a candidate chooses to pay fees through NEFT:
- Go to the nearest branch of any Bank and pay, in Cash, the appropriate Application Fee in
Account No 117911100000894 with Andhra Bank, Pattabhi Bhavan Branch, IFSC
Code:ANDB0001179, in the name & style of “ANHDRA BANK RECRUITMENT
PROJECT (CLERKS)-2012-13”. The details of fee to be paid is indicated above.
Fill in the NEFT Receipt in a clear and legible handwriting in BLOCK LETTERS.

Candidates are now ready to Apply Online by re-visiting the Recruitment Link on the Bank‟s
website and going to the sub link titled “ONLINE APPLICATION FOR ANDHRA BANK
CLERICAL CADRE RECRUITMENT PROJECT-2012-13” to open up the appropriate Online
Application Format. All the fields in the online Application format should be filled up
carefully The Registration Number and Password generated should also be retained for future

The applicant should sign and affix his/her photograph on such printout of application and keep
the same ready for submission if selected for Group Discussion and/ Interview along with
copies of required documents mentioned below:

1. Original fee payment receipt (CBS challan/ NEFT receipt/ e-receipt)
2. Valid IBPS Scorecard for the stipulated examination
3. Attested copy of School leaving certificate or any other document showing proof of age
acceptable to the Bank.
4. Attested copies of Mark sheets / certificates in support of Educational Qualification;
5. Attested copy of certificate of Computer Course, as applicable;
6. Caste / PWD any other related certificate as applicable.
7. Photo identity proof
8. No objection certificate from previous employer.

Important Dates:

Payment of Application Fees -- 21.04.2012 to 05.05.2012

Opening date for Online Registration -- 21.04.2012

Last Date for Online Registration --- 05.05.2012
(Including for candidates from far-flung areas )

For more details about this Recruitment visit the website
To see the  full denials  Recruitment Advertisement 


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