IBPS Clerk Exam 2019

Clerk Exam

What is IBPS Clerk Exam?

IBPS Clerk is a Common Written Exam (CWE), conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) for recruitment to nationalized banks in India to fill vacancies for clerical level jobs. CWE is a pre-requisite for selection of personnel for Clerical cadre posts in Public Sector Banks. Candidates who are selected for clerical cadre have to be on probation for 6 months. After the completion of the period, they are required to appear for the assessment test/performance review in order to confirm as permanent employees.

Who Is A Clerk?

The clerical post is an entry-level cadre for anyone who wishes to become a banker. They mainly participate in the day to day activities of banking and also have the responsibility to address the queries and guidance of the customers. 

IBPS Clerk Exam Details 

Exam name  IBPS Clerk 
Organising body  Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Frequency  Once in a year 
Exam level National
Participating banks  17
Number of vacancies  Approximately 12,000 
Application mode  Online 
Selection process Preliminary & Main Examination  
Types of questions Objective 
Admit card type  Online 
Official website  www.ibps.in 
Helpline numbers  1800 222 366 & 1800 103 4566

IBPS Clerk 2019 

The IBPS has released the official notification for IBPS Clerk 2019 exam on September 12, 2019. The online registration for IBPS Clerk 2019 will start post release of Official Notification. The IBPS Clerk 2019-20 Prelims exam is scheduled on December 7, 8, 14 & 21, 2019, and the Main exam will be held on January 19, 2020.

IBPS Clerk Dates 2019 

Events  Dates
IBPS Clerk notification September 12, 2019 
Online registration starts  September 17, 2019 
Online registration concludes October 9, 2019 
Payment of application fee  September 17 to October 9, 2019 
Download of call letters for pre-exam training November 2019
Conduct of pre-exam training  November 25 to 30, 2019 
Preliminary admit card  November 2019 
Preliminary exam dates  December 7, 8, 14 and 21, 2019 
Preliminary result  December 2019/ January 2019 
Main exam admit card  January 2020 
Main exam date  January 19, 2020 
Provisional allotment  April 2020 

IBPS Participating Banks 

Allahabad Bank Central Bank of India Punjab & Sind Bank
Andhra Bank Corporation Bank Syndicate Bank  
Bank of Baroda Indian Bank UCO Bank  
Bank of India Indian Overseas Bank Union Bank of India  
Bank of Maharashtra Oriental Bank of Commerce United Bank of India  
Canara Bank Punjab National Bank  

IBPS Clerk 2019 Notification 

Institute has released the IBPS Clerk 2019 notification on September 12. Aspirants who are aiming for the recruitment should access the IBPS Clerk 2019 notification pdf to explore all the exam details starting the number of vacancies to exam dates. IBPS Clerk notification 2019 is also useful for a candidate to determine his/her eligibility. Hence, we advise aspirants to check all the IBPS Clerk details meticulously. Candidates can access IBPS Clerk 2019 notification pdf here. 

IBPS Clerk Vacancies 2019 

Every year, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) releases the IBPS Clerk notification for over 12,000 vacancies. This year, the Institute has released IBPS clerk recruitment notification for a total of 12,075 vacancies. It is always encouraged to verify the IBPS Clerk vacancies bank-wise and state-wise before kick-starting the registration process. If IBPS Clerk 2019 state wise vacancies are less in a particular state, he/she can aim for the other state, provided meeting the eligibility requirements. 

IBPS Clerk 2019 State-wise Vacancies 

State Vacancies State Vacancies State Vacancies
Andaman and Nicobar Islands  14  Haryana  328 Nagaland  11 
Andhra Pradesh  777  Himachal Pradesh  129  Odisha  417 
Arunachal Pradesh 11  Jammu and Kashmir  63  Puducherry  44 
Assam 189  Jharkhand  141  Punjab  634 
Bihar 295  Karnataka  953  Rajasthan  325 
Chandigarh 64  Kerala  349  Sikkim  23 
Chhattisgarh  174  Lakshadweep  Tamil Nadu  1379 
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Madhya Pradesh  440  Telangana  612 
Daman and Diu  Maharashtra  1257  Tripura  53 
Delhi 525 Manipur 11 Uttar Pradesh 1203
Goa 67 Meghalaya 7 Uttarakhand 117
Gujarat 600 Mizoram 9 West Bengal 847

IBPS Clerk Apply Online 2019 

Institute will accept IBPS Clerk online application forms from September 17 to October 9, 2019. Interested candidates who meet all the eligibility conditions can start filling IBPS Clerk online application form 2019 from the official website. We advise candidates not to wait until IBPS Clerk 2019 apply online last date. Here, we have described IBPS Clerk 2019 apply online in simple steps. Explore more details about IBPS Clerk 2019 registration steps here. https://www.careerindia.com/ibps/clerk-apply-online-e18.html 

  • Visit the official website of IBPS – www.ibps.in 
  • Go to ''CRP Clerical'' tab 
  • Click on ''Common Recruitment Process for Clerical Cadre IX'' 
  • Find the online registration link 
  • Start filling the IBPS Clerk application forms by entering all the details 
  • Pay the prescribed application fee
  • Upload the scanned photograph and signature
  • Submit the IBPS Clerk application form 
  • Download the application form and take a printout for future reference. 

IBPS Clerk Application Fee 2019

Candidates have to pay the application fees/intimation charges to complete IBPS Clerk online application process. IBPS Clerk application fee should be paid between September 17 and October 9, 2019, inclusive of both dates. Candidates should bear the bank transaction charges for online payment.  

Category  Application Fee
SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates Rs 100/- (inclusive of GST)
Others  Rs 600/- (inclusive of GST)

IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2019 

IBPS is responsible for releasing the call letters/ admit card. There is no official date for releasing IBPS admit card in the recruitment notification. IBPS Clerk Prelims admit card 2019 will be released during the last week of November, while, IBPS Clerk Mains admit card likely to be available during the second week of January 2020. Aspirants can access the IBPS Clerk call letter/ admit card from the official website through submitting the login details such as registration/roll number and password/date of birth. Test takers can access the direct link to download IBPS Clerk admit card 2019 here. 

IBPS Clerk Job Profile 

It is always encouraged to know about IBPS Clerk job profile before kick-starting the application or registration process. Candidates should know IBPS Clerk job description which helps to understand the regular tasks performed after getting selected. IBPS Clerk roles and responsibilities are almost similar in participating banks. 

A clerk is an important post in each & every bank. The role of a clerk is to handle many values works related to the customer's accounts and resolving their complaints and issues.

The clerical post is an entry level cadre for anyone who wishes to become a banker. They mainly participate in the day to day activities of banking and also have the responsibility to address the queries and guidance of the customers.

The clerk is basically in charge of the withdrawal and deposit counters such as accepting payments, sanction withdrawals, verify cheques, issue demand draft and other banking related services to customers.

Clerks also have to manage the daily records of the bank and back office work, which includes the collection of receipts, updating and maintaining ledger balance, balance tally and other transactions.

Besides this, they have to market the bank products. For eg: Loans, deposits and schemes. Clerks are also called as window operators or cashiers.

IBPS Clerk Career Growth

Bank clerk has the opportunity to get promoted as officers. They are usually promoted once in 2 years. Promotion of an employee is based on their performance in the banks.

IBPS Clerk Salary

Many aspirants often confuse between IBPS Clerk salary and IBPS PO salary. To make it more simple, we have decided to provide a detailed analysis of the IBPS Clerk salary in hand. We have listed the detailed IBPS Clerk salary after the 7th Pay Commission. The IBPS Clerk Basic Pay is Rs 11,765. The IBPS Clerk pay scale is 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230/1310-1-31540. Along with salary, candidates will also get other benefits such as dearness allowance, house rent allowance, travel allowance and medical allowance.

Earnings Total Pay (Place with Population > 45 Lakhs) Total Pay (Place with Population < 45 Lakhs)
Basic Pay INR 11765/- INR 11765/-
Special Allowance INR 911.79/- INR 911.79/-
DA (Dearness Allowance) INR 5311.58/- INR 5311.58/-
CCA (City Compensatory Allowance) Not Available Not Available
TA (Transport Allowance) INR 425/- INR 425/-
Total (Without HRA) INR 18413.37/- INR 18413.37/-
HRA (House Rent Allowance) INR 1176.50/- INR 1058.85/-
Gross with HRA INR 19589.87/- INR 19472.22/-

Note: Above mentioned table pay scale is approximate salary. Actual salary may vary depending upon various circumstances.

What After IBPS Clerk Registration 2019?

IBPS has closed the application window for CRP Clerk 2019 yesterday, i.e. October 9. Candidates who have registered online for the Clerical Cadre have to consider some important things. 

  • The Clerk Preliminary exam will take place on December 7, 8, 14 and 21, 2019. 
  • It is advised to start the preparation at least two months before the exam date. 
  • The admit cards for preliminary will be available in November. 
  • The prelims exam consists of quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning and English. 
  • Candidates who qualify in prelims will be called for the Main exam, which will take place on January 19, 2020.

10 October 2019
IBPS Clerk 2019 Online Registration Started

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has activated the online application window for Clerk 2019. Candidates who are aiming for the Clerical positions in the Public Sector Banks can apply online for the recruitment examination until October 9, 2019. 

Applicants should be ready with the scanned photograph and signature to complete the registration process. The application fee amount is Rs 600. The online application form will be available only on the official website of IBPS. 

The selection of the candidates will be based on the two-levels of the online written test, i.e., Preliminary and Main examination. Candidates who stand out in Preliminary are only called for the Main Exam.

17 September 2019
IBPS Clerk 2019 Notification Released For Over 12,000 Vacancies

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the IBPS Clerk recruitment 2019 notification for Clerical cadre posts. The recruitment notification was released for a total of 12075 vacancies. Candidates can access the recruitment notification available on the official website of IBPS. 

The online registration process for IBPS Clerk will take place from September 17 to October 9, 2019. The maximum age limit to apply online for IBPS Clerk 28 years. One should also possess a bachelors degree in any discipline from a recognised university to register for IBPS Clerk. 

The selection of candidates will be based on two-levels of the online written examination. The Preliminary will be held on December 7, 8, 14 & 21, 2019. The Main examination will be conducted on January 19, 2020. The provisional allotment will be in April 2020.

12 September 2019
IBPS Clerk-IX Exam: Explore Exam Dates And Eligibility

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) to release the Common Recruitment Process (CRP) Clerical Cadre IX notification during the first week of September. The registration window to be active along with the notification. Bank aspirants are advised to track the updates on the official website.

According to the official calendar released by IBPS, the Clerical Cadre preliminary exam will be held from December 7 to 15, 2019. The Main exam will be held on January 19, 2020. Candidates who obtain the minimum cut-off score and stand out in the merit will be eligible for the main exam.

To apply online for IBPS clerk, candidates should meet all the eligibility criteria set by IBPS. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university. Explore complete details regarding IBPS clerk eligibility here.

16 August 2019
IBPS Clerk 2020 Notification To Be Released In September

Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) will be releasing the CRP Clerk recruitment notification in various public sector banks in September. According to the IBPS Calendar 2019-20, Clerk notification is likely to be released during the last week of August/first week of September. The registration process will be completed before October. 

IBPS will conduct the online preliminary exam for Clerical posts on December 7, 8, 14 and 15, 2019. Candidates who qualify in the screening round are eligible for the Main exam, which will take place on January 19, 2020. The provisional allotment will be done in March/April. 

The IBPS Clerk online preliminary exam consists of 100 marks. It consists of sections such as English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability. 

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