IBPS Clerk Exam 2020

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 2020

The IBPS has released the official notification for IBPS Clerk 2020 exam on September 2020. The online registration for IBPS Clerk 2020 will start post release of Official Notification. The IBPS Clerk 2020-21 Prelims exam is scheduled on December 12, 13 & 19, 2020, and the Main exam will be held on January 24, 2021.

IBPS Clerk Dates 2020

Events  Dates (Tentative)
IBPS Clerk notification September 2020
Online registration starts  September 2020
Online registration concludes October 2020
Payment of application fee  September 20 to October 2020
Download of call letters for pre-exam training November 2020
Conduct of pre-exam training  November 2020
Preliminary admit card  November 2020
Preliminary exam dates  December 12, 13 & 19, 2020
Preliminary result  December 2020 / January 2021
Main exam admit card  January 2020 
Main exam date  January 24, 2021
Provisional allotment  April 2021

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 2020 Notification 

Institute has released the IBPS Clerk 2020 notification on September 2020. Aspirants who are aiming for the recruitment should access the IBPS Clerk 2020 notification pdf to explore all the exam details starting the number of vacancies to exam dates. IBPS Clerk notification 2020 is also useful for a candidate to determine his/her eligibility. Hence, we advise aspirants to check all the IBPS Clerk details meticulously.

IBPS Clerk Vacancies 2020

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 2020 state wise vacancies are less in a particular state, he/she can aim for the other state, provided meeting the eligibility requirements. 

IBPS Clerk 2020 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 2020

Institute will accept IBPS Clerk online application forms from September to October 2020. Interested candidates who meet all the eligibility conditions can start filling IBPS Clerk online application form 2020 from the official website. We advise candidates not to wait until IBPS Clerk 2020 apply online last date. Here, we have described IBPS Clerk 2020 apply online in simple steps. Explore more details about IBPS Clerk 2020 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 2020

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 20 & October 2020 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 2020

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 2020 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 2021. 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.

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.

IBPS Clerk-IX Mains Exam Result 2020 Released

IBPS has released the result of Clerk-IX for Online Main Examination 2020. Institute has declared the result after postponing several times due to the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic. Candidates who have appeared for the written exam held on January 19 can visit the official website to check their result. 

Candidates should use their login details such as registration number/ roll number and password/ date of birth. It is advised to keep the hard copy of the result for future reference. 

Download IBPS Clerk Mains result 2020

IBPS has released the Clerk-IX recruitment notification for a total of 12,075 vacancies. 

20 May 2020
IBPS Clerk Provisional Allotment Result Postponed Due To COVID-19

IBPS has declared that the Provisional Allotment for CRP-Clerk-IX was postponed due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Candidates are advised to visit the official website for further updates.

The official notice reads, "Due to the unforeseen circumstances, i.e., COVID-19 pandemic, the declaration of results of Provisional Allotment for CRP PO/MT- IX, CRP - Clerks - IX and CRP - SPL - IX stands postponed until further orders. Visit our official website www.ibps.in for further updates in this regards."

Earlier, IBPS has postponed the recruitment exam processes in the last week of March. It has also suspended the help desk services of IBPS. 

27 April 2020
IBPS Clerk Main Exam Analysis 2020

IBPS Clerk Main Exam 2020 was conducted on January 19. The Main Exam was conducted across the country and most of the test takers believe that the difficulty level of the question paper was moderate to difficult.

The Quantitative Aptitude questions were most tedious and calculative. There were many good puzzles in seating and arrangement section, while reasoning and general awareness section's questions were moderate and General English section was easy to moderate. 

If a candidate attempts more than 120 questions out of 190 can expect a positive result. The recruitment notification was released for a total of 12,075 vacancies.

20 January 2020
IBPS Clerk Prelims 2019 Scorecard Released

IBPS has released the Clerk 2019-20 preliminary scorecard. The scorecard is available on IBPS's website. Candidates can access the IBPS Clerk Prelims scores until January 19, 2020. 

Earlier, IBPS Clerk 2019-20 Preliminary exam result was released on January 1, 2020. One should use the same login details used while checking the IBPS Clerk result to access the IBPS Clerk scores. 

Click here for IBPS Clerk Prelims scores 2019

The qualified candidates in Preliminary should appear for the IBPS Clerk Main examination on January 19, 2020. The exam result will be released in February 2020.  

9 January 2020
IBPS Clerk Mains Admit Card 2020 Released

IBPS has released the CRP Clerks-IX Main examination call letter 2019. Candidates who have qualified in the Preliminary examination can download the IBPS Clerk Main exam call letter. 

Candidates should enter their login details to download IBPS Clerk Main exam call letter 2019. One should take a printout of the call letter and carry the same to the examination centre. 

The Clerk Main examination call letter will be available on the official site between January 7 and 19, 2020. The Clerk Main exam date is January 19, 2020. 

7 January 2020
IBPS Clerk Prelims Result 2019 Declared
IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2019 Released
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