Candidate should meet one of the following criteria with reference to nationality to be eligible for IBPS Clerk:
• He/she should be a citizen of India
• He/she should be a subject of Nepal or Bhutan
• He/she should be a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India
• He/she should be a person of Indian origin who has migrated from other countries including 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 above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Indian government
Candidates applying for IBPS Clerk position must satisfy the following criteria as their age limit to be eligible:
Upper age limit relaxation is applicable for candidates belonging to the following categories:
Candidates applying for the IBPS Clerk must have any of the following educational qualifications to be eligible to apply for the post of Clerk:
Candidates must have obtained a bachelors' degree in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government
Computer Literacy: A candidate must possess knowledge in computer operations, he/she should also be certified with a Diploma /Degree in Computer Operations/Language/ or should have studied Computer Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.
A candidate who is proficient in the official language of the state or Union Territory, where vacancies are available, will be preferred.
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 of the Union as on October 10, 2018. Such certificates should be dated on or before October 10, 2018.
Under section 34 of “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”, persons with benchmark disabilities are eligible for Reservation. The reserved categories of disabilities mentioned under this Act are namely: