IBPS Clerk

IBPS Clerk 2020 Important Dates

The following are the important dates for IBPS Clerk Registration and Application

Exam Events Important Dates
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 23.10.2020 to 6.11.2020
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 23.10.2020 to 6.11.2020
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training 17.11.2020 onwards
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 23.11.2020 to 28.11.2020
Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary 20.11.2020
Online Examination – Preliminary 05.12.2020, 12.12.2020 and 13.12.2020
Result of Online exam – Preliminary 31.12.2020
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main 12.01.2021
Online Examination – Main 28.02.2021
Provisional Allotment 01.04.2021

 

IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2020

A total of 2557 vacancies have been released under this IBPS Clerk Recruitment. Candidates can check state-wise and category wise vacancies below in the table.
Sr. No. State Indicative Vacancies Revised Vacancies
1 Andaman & Nicobar Island 0 1
2 Andhra Pradesh 10 85
3 Arunachal Pradesh 1 1
4 Assam 16 24
5 Bihar 76 95
6 Chandigarh 6 8
7 Chhattisgarh 7 18
8 Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu 4 4
9 Delhi 67 93
10 Goa 17 25
11 Gujarat 119 139
12 Haryana 35 72
13 Himachal Pradesh 40 45
14 Jammu & Kashmir 5 7
15 Jharkhand 55 67
16 Karnataka 29 221
17 Kerala 32 120
18 Lakshadweep 2 3
19 Ladakh 0 0
20 Madhya Pradesh 75 104
21 Maharashtra 334 371
22 Manipur 2 3
23 Meghalaya 1 1
24 Mizoram 1 1
25 Nagaland 5 5
26 Odisha 43 66
27 Puducherry 3 4
28 Punjab 136 162
29 Rajasthan 48 68
30 Sikkim 1 1
31 Tamil Nadu 77 229
32 Telangana 20 62
33 Tripura 11 12
34 Uttar Pradesh 136 259
35 Uttarkhand 18 30
36 West Bengal 125 151
Total 1557 2557

IBPS Clerk Participating Banks

For the year 2020, a total of 11 public sector banks are participating in the recruitment process.

Bank of Baroda Canara Bank
Indian Overseas Bank UCO Bank
Bank of India Central Bank of India
Punjab National Bank Union Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra Indian Bank

IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2020

Age Limit 20 – 28 years
Educational Qualification Minimum graduation from the university recognized by the government
Nationality An Indian citizen or

i) A Subject from Nepal or

ii) A Subject From Bhutan or

iii) A Tibetian who came over India before 1st January 1962 who was intended to settle in India Permanently.

IBPS Clerk Age Limit

Age is the major criteria where the candidate is subjected to note the minimum and the maximum age to apply for the IBPS Clerk Exam. The minimum age of the candidate is 20 and the maximum age limit of the candidate is subjected to be 28 years. The candidate must have not born earlier than 02.091991 and should not be born after 01.09.1999

Age Relaxations:

Category Age Relaxation(In Years)
Scheduled castes(SC) and scheduled tribes(ST) 5
OBC-Other Backward Castes 3
People with Disabilities 10
Ex-Serviceman The upper age limit relaxation will depend on the military service length, increased by 3 years in the case of ex-servicemen. Includes commissioned officers and ECOS ( emergency commissioned officers)
Widows/Divorced 9
People Affected by 1984 riots 5
Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only) 5
  • The relaxation in upper age limit for SC / ST / OBC candidates is allowed on a cumulative basis with only one of the remaining categories for which age relaxation is permitted as mentioned above.
  • The maximum age limit specified is applicable to General Category candidates and Economically Weaker (EWS) Category Candidates.
  • Candidates seeking age relaxation will be required to submit necessary certificate(s) in original / copies at the time of joining and at any subsequent stage of the recruitment process as required by IBPS / Participating Organization(s).
  • Ex-Servicemen candidates who have already secured employment under the Central Government in Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ will be permitted the benefit of age relaxation as prescribed for Ex-Servicemen for securing another employment in a higher grade or cadre in Group ‘C’ /’D’ under the Central Government.
  • However, such candidates will not be eligible for the benefit of reservation on the second occasion for Ex-Servicemen in Central Government jobs.
  • Candidates who are still in the armed forces and desire to apply under the Ex-Servicemen category, also whose date of completion of a specific period of engagement (SPE) is completed in one year from the last date for receipt of online application i.e. on or before October 8, 2020, are eligible to apply for the IBPS Clerk Exam.

Educational Qualification:

Post Minimum Educational Qualification
IBPS Clerk A candidate must be a graduate of the institute/university which is recognized by the government.

Nationality:

The nationality is the first aspect seen by the higher authorities and will proceed with the candidate for the further rounds.

The candidate must be

An Indian citizen or

  1. A Subject from Nepal or
  2. A Subject From Bhutan or
  3. A Tibetian who came over India before 1st January 1962 who was intended to settle in India Permanently.
  4. The candidates who are migrated from Pakistan, Srilanka, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia Ethiopia, Vietnam, Burma with the intention of settling in India permanently.

For the candidates, 1, 2, 3, 4, an eligibility certificate should be issued from the government.

IBPS Clerk 2020 – Apply Online

Direct Link to Apply for the IBPS Clerk 2020 – Click Here

Here is the simple procedure to apply online for the examination.

  • Step 1: Click on the above link, you will be redirected directly to the IBPS page.
  • Step 2: Find the Advertisement for “IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020”.
  • Step 3: Click on new registration and fill in all the details like name, address, father’s name, date of birth, etc;
  • Step 3: Add your photo and signature once you are done with your personal details.
  • Step 4: Upload the documents like category certificate, income certificate, SSC mark sheet, etc; and click on submit
  • Step 5: You will be getting your Registration ID and password to your registered mail id.

IBPS Clerk Application Fee

IBPS Clerk application fee varies according to the candidates category. Fee can be paid through net banking/Credit card/Debit card of any bank.

Category Application Fee
SC/ST/PwD/EXSM INR 175
UR/OBC/EWS INR 850

IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2020

The IBPS Clerk admit card is issued to candidates who fulfill all the eligibility criteria and have paid the fees online. The hall ticket released for the clerical cadre exam has all the essential details relevant to the particular IBPS Clerk Exam- Prelims/Mains.

  1. Name of the candidate
  2. Registration number/ Roll number
  3. Exam date
  4. Exam Centre
  5. Photograph of the candidate
  6. General guidelines for the IBPS Clerk exam.

Steps to download the IBPS Clerk Admit Card:

  • Step 1: Go to the official website of IBPS
  • Step 2: Click on the vacancy option and search for the advertisement IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2020.
  • Step 3: Click on the option, and enter the login details like Registration ID and Password.
  • Step 4: The admit card will be on your screen now.
  • Step 5: Download the admit card and take a printout for future use.

IBPS Clerk Selection Process

The candidate has to undergo two stages of the selection process to get recruited as IBPS Clerk recruitment.

Stage 1 – Preliminary Examination

Stage 2 – Mains Examination

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

Prelims Exam Pattern:

In the below-mentioned table, we have mentioned the preliminary examination details for your better understanding.

S.No Subject Number of Questions Number Of Marks Duration
1 English 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
  • The total number of questions asked in the IBPS Clerk Exam is 100.
  • The maximum marks allotted for the preliminary examination is 100.
  • The marks allotted for every correct answer is 1 mark.
  • A Negative Marking of 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer
  • The time duration of the preliminary examination is 60 minutes.

Mains Exam Pattern:

In the below-mentioned table, we have mentioned the mains examination details for your better understanding.

S.No Subject Number of Questions Number Of Marks Duration
1 General/Finance Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
2 General English 40 40 35 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability and computer aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
  • There are a total number of 190 questions in the mains examination.
  • The maximum marks for the examination are 200.
  • Each question in reasoning ability and computer aptitude carries 1.20 marks.
  • Each question other than reasoning ability and computer aptitude carries 1 mark.
  • A Negative Marking of 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer
  • The duration of the examination is 160 minutes.
  • The candidates need to qualify for the preliminary examination to attend the mains examination

IBPS Clerk Syllabus

Prelims Syllabus:

Numerical Ability

Reasoning

English

Simplification

Data interpretation

Interest

Percentages

Algebra

Time and work

Number Series

Averages

Mensuration

Ratios

Profit and loss

Permutations and combinations

Arrangements and pattern

Coding decoding

Order and Ranking

Syllogism

Linear Seating arrangement

Mathematical Inequalities

Blood relations

Circular Seating arrangement

Classification

Scheduling

Grammar

Vocabulary

Cloze Test

Reading Comprehension

Spotting Errors

Sentence Improvement

Sentence Correction

Para Jumbles

Fill in the Blanks

Para/Sentence Completion

Mains Syllabus

General Awareness

Reasoning Ability

Computer Aptitude

English

Aptitude

History

The economy of the country

Government policies

Culture

Neighboring country economy,
history, geography

Capitals

Financial policies

Scientific Research

Important dates and names

Festivals, rivers, Temples

Arrangements and pattern

Coding decoding

Order and Ranking

Syllogism

Linear Seating arrangement

Mathematical Inequalities

Blood relations

Circular Seating arrangement

Classification

Scheduling

Basics of Hardware and software,

Windows operating system basics,

Internet terms and services,

Basic Functionalities of MS-Office( MS-word,

MS-Excel,

MS-PowerPoint),

History of computers,

Networking and communication,

Database basics,

Basics of Hacking,

Security Tools and Viruses

Cloze Test

Reading Comprehension

Spotting Errors

Sentence Improvement

Sentence Correction

Para Jumbles

Fill in the Blanks

Para/Sentence Completion

Quantity based Inequalities

Number Series

Data interpretation

Averages

Interest

Data sufficiency

Percentages

Ratios

IBPS Clerk Salary

The salary for the IBPS Clerk ranges from INR 11,765 to 31,540. This salary is as per the 7th pay commission. The starting in hand IBPS Clerk salary is Rs 19,461.

Other Allowances and Benefits for IBPS Clerk:

  • Dearness Allowance
  • House Rental Allowance
  • Medical Allowance
  • Travel Allowance

 

IBPS Clerk Job Profile

Clerk is an important post in a bank. There are different types of clerks in the bank such as Office clerk, Loan clerk, Accounts clerk etc. You will be posted as one of the clerks from time to time. The clerk is the first point of contact person for inquiries & guidance to customers.

Major roles and responsibilities of a Bank Clerk:

  • Manning Single Window Counter, and clearing customer requests. Because of this, the job profile of a bank clerk is also known as Single Window Operator.
  • Issue Cash Receipts and ESI Stamps at Counters
  • Pass Books updating for Account Holders
  • Banking Document Verification
  • Attending to Government Treasury Work
  • A bank clerk also performs back-office works like a collection of receipts, maintenance of ledger, balance tally etc.
  • The bank clerk is responsible or sanction withdrawals, verifying cheques, issuing demand drafts (as per request) and other services to the customers.
  • A bank clerk is also Holds the bank cash, bank keys, and other valuables in safe custody and others.

IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam Centers

Exam centers of IBPS Clerk will be allotted to candidates on the basis of the centers selected at the time of filling the online application form. The exam centers of the IBPS Clerk once allotted cannot be changed.

The Prelims and Mains Exam cities are listed below:

Sr. No. States/UTs Prelims Exam Cities Mains Exam Cities
1. Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
2. Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam
3. Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
4. Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
5. Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad (Bihar), Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzafarpur, Patna, Purnea Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzafarpur, Patna
6. Chandigarh Chandigarh/ Mohali Chandigarh/ Mohali
7. Chhattisgarh Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
8. Dadra & Nagar Haveli Surat, Jamnagar Surat
9. Daman & Diu
10. Delhi Delhi/ New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram Delhi/ New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram
11. Goa Panaji Panaji
12. Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himmatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Vadodara
13. Haryana Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Hissar
14. Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Hamirpur, Shimla
15. Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
16. Jharkhand Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribag, Jamshedpur, Ranchi Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
17. Karnataka Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore
18. Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
19. Lakshadweep Kavaratti Kavaratti
20. Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna, Sagar, Ujjain Bhopal, Indore
21. Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur Aurangabad, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune
22. Manipur Imphal Imphal
23. Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
24. Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
25. Nagaland Kohima Kohima
26. Odisha Balasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneswar
27. Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
28. Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur Jalandhar, Ludhiyana, Mohali, Patiala
29. Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Jaipur, Udaipur
30. Sikkim Gangtok/Bardang Gangtok/ Bardang
31. Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli
32. Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad
33. Tripura Agartala Agartala
34. Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Banda, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/Greater Noida, Sitapur, Varanasi Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi
35. Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee Dehradun
36. West Bengal Asansol, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Siliguri Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri

IBPS Clerk Result 2020

How to Check Result of IBPS Clerk Exam 2020?

Here is the process to check the Result of the IBPS Clerk examination

Step 1: Go to the official website of IBPS.

Step 2: Click on the advertisement showing “IBPS Clerk Result 2020”.

Step 3: Enter the login credentials like Registration ID/Password.

Step 4: The Result will be displayed on your screen.