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Name of Post: IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021: Notification PDF Out, 5830 Clerical Cadre Posts
Last Updated: 14, Jul-2021 | 05:34 AM
Short Information: IBPS Clerk Recruitment Notification 2021: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 Recruitment Notification with 5830 vacancies on its official website Every year IBPS conducts the exam for all the eligible and dynamic candidates for the post of Clerk in Bank. The selection procedure is a two tier process comprising of Prelims and the Mains Online Exam. Earlier, the exam dates were announced for IBPS Clerk Prelims which has been schedule

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021: Overview of the Recruitment Process

Check the most important points of IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 in the table given below:

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021: Highlights
Conducting Authority Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Name of the exam IBPS Clerk Exam 2021
Post Clerk
Exam Level National
Application Mode Online
Vacancies To be notified soon
Category Bank Jobs
Notification Date 11th July 2021
Language of Questions Bilingual except for the English Language
Nature of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ’s)
Exam Mode Online
Stage of IBPS Clerk Exam Prelims & Mains Exam
Education Qualification Graduate
Age Limit 20 years – 28 years
Official Website

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 PDF

Download the most awaited IBPS Clerk Notification PDF from the link given below. IBPS has released the official notification for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 today i.e. on 11th July 2021. The online application for the clerk posts has started with the release of the notification. The IBPS Clerk notification 2021 has been released on the official website The online registration for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 will be in online mode only. The candidates eagerly waiting for IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 can go through the notification pdf and recruitment prepare in advance.

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2021

IBPS has declared the exam dates for the IBPS Clerk Exam in the IBPS Calendar 2021. The IBPS Clerk Prelims exam is going to take place on 28th & 29th August 2021 and 04th & 05th September 2021. Candidates can check the important dates for IBPS Clerk 2021 from the table given below :

IBPS Clerk 2021 Events Dates (Tentative)
IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 Release Date 11th July 2021
IBPS Clerk Online Application Starts From 12th July 2021
IBPS Clerk Online Application Ends On 01st August 2021
IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card August 2021
IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Date 28th & 29th August 2021, 04th & 05th September 2021
Online Fee Payment Starts 12th July 2021
Online Fee Payment ends 01st August 2021
Result of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam September 2021
Call letter for Mains Exam October 2021
Conduct of Online Mains Examination 31st October 2021
Declaration of Final Result January 2022

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021: Eligibility Criteria

The following are the criteria for educational qualification and Age Limit as per the latest IBPS Clerk Notification. The candidates are qualified to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 if he/she fulfils the below mentioned academic, age limit and computer literacy. If there is any change in the upcoming notification, it will be updated here soon.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021:Educational Qualifications

  • A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government is necessary if you want to apply for IBPS Clerk recruitment 2021.
  • The candidates must possess a valid Mark-sheet/ Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he/ she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while applying online for IBPS Cler Exam 2021.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021: Computer Literacy

  • Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory, i.e. candidates should have a Certificate/ Diploma/ Degree in computer operations/ Language/ should have studied Computer/ Information Technology as one of the High School/ College/ Institute subjects.
  • Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/ UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/ UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply for is preferable.
  • Ex-Servicemen who do not possess the above civil examination qualifications should be matriculated Ex-Servicemen who have obtained the Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force after having completed not less than 15 years of service in the Armed Forces.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021 :Age Limit

  • Minimum age limit: 20 years
  • Maximum age limit: 28 years

Age Relaxation for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 

Below has been tabulated the upper age relaxation for various categories, the

Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
Persons With Disability 10 years
Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen The actual period of service rendered in the Defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
Widows Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried 9 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years
Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only) 5 years

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021: Application Fee

The category wise fee structure for the IBPS Clerk Online application form 2021 is given below. The application fee must be paid online. The fee is based on last year’s notification.

Category Application Fee
SC/ST/PWD Rs.175/- (inclusive of GST)
General and Others Rs. 850/- (inclusive of GST)

Please note that the Fee/Intimation charges will not be refunded once paid nor can they be held in reserve for any other examination or selection.

IBPS Clerk Apply Online Link 2021: Registration Form Opened Till 1st August 2021

IBPS Clerk Apply Online Link 2021: IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam will be conducted to recruit 5830 candidates for the post of Clerical Cadre in various Public Sector Banks. The IBPS Clerk 2021-2022 Official Notification has been released by IBPS to fill clerk vacancies in 11 Public Sector Banks across the country.

IBPS Clerk Apply Online Application link will be activated by IBPS on July 12, 2021. With this, IBPS Clerk Registration Process 2021 will be started. The last date to apply online for IBPS Clerk 2021 exam is August 1, 2021.

Given below are the important dates for the IBPS Clerk to apply online link 2021 procedure as per the official notification of IBPS Clerk 2021 recruitment:

The link for IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 Apply Online Application Form will is activated now i.e. on 12th July 2021. It is advisable to keep a valid e-mail id and contact number at the time of registration. The online application link is now active and candidates can click on the link below and apply online.


IBPS Clerk Notification 2021:Online Registration Process

The IBPS Clerk Exam  2021 Application Form is to be filled in 2 parts: Registration And Login

Below are the steps to apply for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021.

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Click on the notification reading “Online Registration For IBPS Clerk 2021”
  3. Register using personal credentials, Phone number, and email ID
  4. Fill in the personal details and contact details to complete registration.
  5. After successful registration, you will receive a registration ID and Password
  6. Login with registration ID and Password and Verify using Captcha
  7. Click the Login button and fill in the details and complete the application form.
  8. Pay the required application fee online.
  9. Save the completed application form and keep it for future reference

Candidates must be vigilant about the starting date of application and must ensure completion of the application before the last date. Only a complete application is required to submit the IBPS Clerk Online form 2021.


IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Application Fee

S. NO. Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD Rs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
2 General and Others Rs. 850/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Vacancy Details 2021

The tentative vacancies for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 is released with the notification on 11th  July 2021. Check the previous year’s vacancies. IBPS has released 2557 vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2020-21 for clerk posts in the different banks. Check the state-wise vacancies in the table below :

  • IBPS Clerk 2022-23 Vacancy: 5830
State/ UT Vacancies
Andaman & Nicobar 3
Andhra Pradesh 263
Arunachal Pradesh 11
Assam 156
Bihar 252
Chandigarh 27
Chhatisgarh 89
Dadra Nagar Haveli & Daman Diu 2
Delhi (NCT) 258
Goa 58
Gujarat 357
Haryana 103
Himachal Pradesh 102
Jammu & Kashmir 25
Jharkhand 78
Karnataka 407
Kerala 141
Ladakh 0
Lakshadweep 5
Madhya Pradesh 324
Maharashtra 799
Manipur 6
Meghalaya 9
Mizoram 3
Nagaland 9
Odisha 229
Puducherry 3
Punjab 352
Rajasthan 117
Sikkim 27
Tamil Nadu 268
Telangana 263
Tripura 8
Uttar Pradesh 661
Uttarakhand 49
West Bengal 366
Total Vacancies 5830

IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Selection Process

 No interview process is required for the selection of the post of IBPS Clerk. 100% weightage is given to the result of the mains exam result. Candidates who will qualify in Online Preliminary Examination and be shortlisted will have to appear for Online Main Examination. This Examination system of IBPS comprises of Common Recruitment Process- Online Preliminary & Online Main Examination.

IBPS Clerk 2021: Exam Pattern

The IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 will be held in two stages: Prelims and Mains. The IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern is given below. The Prelims Exam will be of 100 marks of 1-hour duration while the Mains Exam will be 200 marks of 160 minutes.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern
IBPS Clerk Exam Stage Subjects Number of Questions Marks Duration
Preliminary Exam English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total   100 100 1 Hour
Mains Examination English Language 40 40 35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Reasoning Ability 50 60 45 minutes
General Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
Total   190 200 2 Hr.40 Minutes

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Highlights

  1. There will be negative marking for every wrong answer in both Preliminary and Main Examination for which there is a penalty of ¼ or 0.25 of the marks assigned to the particular question.
  2. IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam will comprise of Multiple Choice Questions in both Mains and Prelims.
  3. The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.

IBPS Clerk Previous Year Question Paper

IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Syllabus

Generally, the IBPS Clerk Bank Exam 2021 comprises of quantitative aptitude, reasoning, and English for the preliminary exam. The mains examination will have general knowledge topics and computer knowledge topics, besides quantitative, reasoning, and English.  Another important particular about the IBPS Clerk notification 2021 is the Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk Exam 2021. The Exam pattern will give the candidate an idea about the type of questions. sections and marks distribution and scheme.
To check the detailed IBPS Clerk Syllabus & Exam Pattern, check the given link:

IBPS Clerk Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021

IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Salary Structure

The minimum Basic Pay for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 is Rs 11,765 while the maximum is Rs 31540. Details of Salary, Growth, and Promotion are described below for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021. Check the given link.

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IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2021

The admit card for IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam will be released 10 days before the exam date. The Amit card for IBPS Clerk is released separately for the Prelims and the Mains Exam. The updates regarding the Admit card will be provided too.

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IBPS Clerk Exam 2021: Pre-Exam Training

IBPS arranges a pre-examination training for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates at certain centres. The provision of availing the training is there for all the candidates. This may be done by indicating the same against the relevant column while applying online. Below is the list of centres for Pre-exam training:

North Zone Centers: Agra | Allahabad | Amritsar | Bareilly | Chandigarh | Dehradun | Gorakhpur | Jammu | Kanpur | Karnal | Lucknow | Ludhiana | New Delhi | Patiala | Rohtak | Shimla | Varanasi

South Zone Centers: Bengaluru | Chennai | Coimbatore | Gulbarga | Hyderabad | Kavaratti | Kochi | Madurai | Mangalore | Mysore | Port Blair | Puducherry | Thiruchirapalli | Thiruvananthapuram | Vijaywada | Vishakhapatnam

East Zone Centers: Agartala | Balasore | Behrampur (Ganjam) | Bhubaneshwar | Dhanbad | Guwahati | Hubli  | Kolkata | Muzaffarpur | Patna | Ranchi | Sambalpur | Shillong | Siliguri | Tirupati

West Zone Centers: Ahmedabad | Aurangabad | Bhopal | Indore | Jabalpur | Jaipur | Jodhpur | Mumbai | Nagpur | Panaji (Goa) | Pune | Raipur | Rajkot | Vadodara
Candidates who select pre-examination training should download their call letter for training by entering their registration number and password/ date of birth from the Bank’s website.


IBPS Clerk Exam 2021:Result

The IBPS Clerk Result 2021  is released separately for each of the stages of the Exam.  The final state-wise merit list and category wise merit list shall be prepared in descending order of the marks secured by candidates in their online mains examination. Candidates who fall in the prescribed merit list will then be considered for appointment for the post of clerk in Banks.

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IBPS Clerk Exam Notification: Cut Off 2021

The IBPS Clerk Cut Off is an important guide to the candidates, that will decide the final selection of the candidate in the exam. The cut off will be out along with the exam result. However, a cut-off can be predicted from the previous year’s exams.
The exam dates and admits card details are given above. Candidates are requested to stay updated with the website for the latest notifications.

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IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 FAQ’s

Q1. When will the IBPS Clerk 2021 notification release?

Ans. The IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 Notification is released on 11th July 2021

Q2. What is the process of selection into the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021?

Ans. The candidates will be selected based on two stages: Prelims and Mains Exams. However, the marks secured by the candidates in the Mains Exam will be taken for final selection.

Q3. Can final year students appear for the exam?

Ans. Yes, final year students can appear for the Exam. But they will have to produce the mark sheet on the date of document verification.

Q4. In which language will the question paper be set?

Ans. The question paper will be bilingual, i.e. in English and Hindi. However, in the case of the English paper, the language will be only English.

Q5. Will there be any negative marking in the exam?

Ans. Yes, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 for every incorrect answer in the IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains Exam.

Q6. What is the application fee for IBPS Clerk 2021?

Ans. The Exam Fee for IBPS Clerk 2021 is Rs 850 for General Candidates while Rs. 175 for the SC/ST/PWD candidates based on the previous year’s notification.

Q7. What will be the number of vacancies in IBPS Clerk 2021?

Ans. The number of vacancies will be released by IBPS in the official notification.