CWE (Common Written Exam)

Call Letters for Written Examination

The actual date of Examination is intimated in the Call Letter along with the Centre/Venue address. Candidates have to download their call letter from the IBPS’s website by entering his / her details i.e. Registration Number and Password/ Date of Birth, after the date mentioned for the purpose in the advertisement. The Information Handout is also available on IBPS website and candidates may download the same. No hard copy of the call letter/ Information Handout is sent by post/ courier.

Report on Time

Candidates reporting late i.e. after the reporting time specified on the call letter will not be permitted to take the examination.

Documents to be Produced at the Exam

Candidates will not be permitted to appear for the Common Written Examination without the following documents:


  • Call Letter for Written Examination
  • Photo-identity proof (as specified) in original and
  • Photocopy of photo-identity proof (as mentioned above)

Identity Verification

In the examination hall, the call letter along with a photocopy of the candidate’s photo identity such as follows should be submitted to the invigilator for verification:


  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Driving Licence
  • Voter’s Card
  • Bank Passbook with photograph
  • Photo identity proof issued by a Gazetted Officer/ People’s Representative along with a photograph
  • Identity Card issued by a recognised college/ university
  • Aadhaar Card with a photograph
  • Employee ID


The candidate’s identity will be verified with respect to his/her details on the call letter and in the Attendance List. If identity of the candidate is in doubt the candidate may not be allowed to appear for the Written Examination. Candidates are advised to remain in touch with IBPS’s website for any information which may be put for further guidance.