The IBPS clerk exam is one of the most popular exams of India. The IBPS exam is conducted by the world greatest government organization, i.e. Institute of Banking Personnel Selection. Candidates who clear this exam, then they can get the job as the clerk or assistants in Indian government banks. Every year this common recruitment process in multiple banks all over the country. All the government sector banks use the CRP (Common recruitment process) as a base to fill their vacancies through this common exam.
IBPS is also known as IBPS Clerk CRP X because the IPBS is conducting this clerk exam for the tenth year. Generally, this IBPS clerk exam is based on two levels: one is the preliminary exam and the second is Mains. A candidate who wants to be selected for this post, then they need to qualify for both these two exams.
IBPS Clerk Notification:
|Name of the exam||Recruitment of Management Trainees or Probationary Officers|
|Conducted by||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection|
|Level of the exam||National level|
|Mode of Exam||Annually|
|Mode of exam||Through online|
|Stages of exam||Prelims, Mains and Interview|
|Duration||For Prelims 1 hour|
|For Mains 3 hours 30 minutes|
The IBPS clerk syllabus is not specific, as it is very vast and has wide range o topics. Aspirants who are preparing for the IBPS clerk exam then they can test their level of preparation by taking free online quizzes. There are separated topics for both exams prelims and mains exam.
Recently IBPS has revised its clerk exam pattern. For the prelims exam, there are 30 questions of English, 35 questions for Numerical Ability, and 35 questions for Reasoning Ability. One hour is the total time duration for the IBPS clerk exam. Each question is of 1 mark only, so the total marks for this exam is 100. To move for the IBPS Mains exam, the candidate has to secure a sectional cut-off and overall IBPS clerk cut off.
For the IBPS clerk mains exam pattern there are 4 subjects. In the main question paper, there are 50 questions for General/ Financial awareness, 40 questions for the English language, 60 questions for Reasoning and computer aptitude, and 50 questions for Quantitative aptitude. The total time duration of the preliminary exam is 160 minutes. The question paper is available in English or Hindi language.
In question paper, there is negative marking for the wrong answers. For each question, ¼ of marks will cut. The candidate also has to go through the previous year question papers and prepare themselves accordingly.
Practicing Previous Year Papers can assist you in preparing for the IBPS Clerk Exam. To pass the IBPS Clerk Exam, you must develop a sensible preparation approach that includes the work of practicing Previous Year Question Papers, which will help you improve your speed and accuracy. It increases your chances of passing the IBPS Clerk Exam.
|Application starts from||Sep-22|
|Last date to fill the form||Oct-22|
|Admit card issued date||Nov-22|
|Prelims exam date||Dec-22|
|Exam date of Mains exam||Jan-23|
|Final allotment of provisional||Apr-23|
The IBPS Clerk selection process will be done on the basis of online exam which is divided into two parts:
Applicants need to clear both rounds and then also need to appear for verification of the documents.
Cut off of IBPS Clerk:
The IBPS Clerk cut-off will depend on multiple parameters such as Difficulty level exam, Total number of available seats, previous year’s cut-off, the total number of appearing candidates for the exam, reservation criteria, and marking scheme.
Check the IBPS Clerk Prelims Cut-Off:
|Tamil Nadu||71 (OBC)|
|J & K||77.5|
Generally, the IBPS clerk declared its results in the month of January. After this IBPS allot banks based on state or union territory for the post in which a candidate has applied. The provisional allotment of the banks will be announced on different dates.
The IBPS clerk issued admit cards to those aspirants who fulfilled all the eligibility criteria. The hall ticket was released for the clerk and has all the essential details for the Prelims/Mains IBPS clerk exam. An applicant can download the admit card from IBPS.comwebsite. The admit card contains the candidate details:
Ques: What is the average salary of an IBPS clerk?
Ans: The IBPS Clerk basic pay salary is Rupees 11765.
Ques: What are the roles &responsibilities of a clerk?
Ans: The job responsibility of an IBPS clerk including the documentation and do back-office work. They need to do verify documents, countersigning the cheques and drafts.
Ques: After passing the 12th, can a candidate apply for the IBPS clerk exam?
Ans: No, a candidate must have an undergraduate degree from a recognized university. If a candidate has only intermediate degree then they cannot apply for the IBPS clerk exam.
Ques: How many attempts for IBPS clerk exam?
Ans: IBPS does not provide any information about attempts, as there is no fixed number of attempts available for the IBPS clerk exam. Only a candidate has eligibility criteria for appearing in this exam.
Ques: Is there any type of negative marking in the question papaer?
Ans: Yes, there is ¼ marks will be cut for the wrong answer, so the candidate must be very careful while they are answering their questions.
Ques: What is the application fee of the IBPS clerk entrance exam?
Ans: The application fee for unreserved (general and OBC) candidates is rupees 850. And the fee for PWD/SC/ ST categories is rupees 175.
Ques: How a candidate can apply for the IBPS Clerk exam?
Ans: Aspirants who wish to apply for the IBPS clerk exam, then they need to apply online on the official website.