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.
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.
|Exam name||IBPS Clerk|
|Organising body||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)|
|Frequency||Once in a year|
|Number of vacancies||Approximately 1600|
|Selection process||Preliminary & Main Examination|
|Types of questions||Objective|
|Admit card type||Online|
|Helpline numbers||1800 222 366 & 1800 103 4566|
The IBPS has released the official notification for IBPS Clerk 2020 exam on September 1, 2020. The online registration for IBPS Clerk 2020 will start post release of Official Notification. The IBPS Clerk 2020 Prelims exam is scheduled on December 5, 12, and 13, 2020, and the Main exam will be held on January 24, 2021.
|IBPS Clerk notification||September 1, 2020|
|Online registration||September 2 to 23, 2020|
|Payment of application fee||September 2 to 23, 2020|
|Pre-exam training call letters||November 17, 2020|
|Pre-exam training||November 23 to 28, 2020|
|Preliminary admit card||November 18, 2020|
|Preliminary exam dates||December 12, 13 & 19, 2020|
|Preliminary result||December 31, 2020|
|Main exam admit card||January 12, 2021|
|Main exam date||January 24, 2021|
|Provisional allotment||April 2021|
|Bank of Baroda||Indian Overseas Bank|
|Bank of India||Punjab National Bank|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Punjab & Sind Bank|
|Canara Bank||UCO Bank|
|Central Bank of India||Union Bank of India|
Institute has released the IBPS Clerk 2020 notification on September 1, 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.
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 1,555 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.
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||1||Haryana||72||Nagaland||5|
|Andhra Pradesh||85||Himachal Pradesh||45||Odisha||66|
|Arunachal Pradesh||1||Jammu and Kashmir||7||Puducherry||4|
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||4||Madhya Pradesh||104||Telangana||62|
Candidates who satisfy all the prerequisites set by the IBPS are only eligible to apply online for the recruitment examination. It is advised to explore IBPS Clerk exam eligibility conditions here.
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.
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 2 and 23, 2020 inclusive of both dates. Candidates should bear the bank transaction charges for online payment.
|SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates||Rs 175/- (inclusive of GST)|
|Others||Rs 850/- (inclusive of GST)|
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.
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.
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.
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 has released the Clerk Prelims exam result 2020-21. Candidates who have appeared for the recruitment exam can check their scorecard online at ibps.in. One should use their login credentials to download the scores of IBPS Clerk Prelims till February 28.
Earlier, IBPS has released the Clerk Prelims result on February 12, 2021.11 February 2021
IBPS has released the exam dates of Clerk. One can check the exam dates on the official website - www.ibps.in.
IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2021
Preliminary Examination: August 28, 29, September 4 and 5, 2021
Main Examination: October 31, 2021
It has also released the exam dates of Specialist Officer (SO), Regional Rural Banks (RRB) and Probationary Officers (PO).4 February 2021
IBPS is all set to conduct the Clerk Prelims 2020 examination from tomorrow, i.e., December 5. Candidates who are aspiring for the exam are advised to check the special instructions due to COVID pandemic.
One should wear a mask and carry their own hand sanitizer to appear for the exam. It is also advised to download the admit card and carry the printout to the examination centre along with a photo identity card for verification purpose.4 December 2020
IBPS has released the admit card for Clerk Online Preliminary exam 2020. Aspirants who have registered for the Clerk Online Preliminary Examination 2020 can visit the official website to download the admit card.
Candidates should use their login credentials such as registration number or roll number and password or date of birth to download IBPS Clerk Preliminary admit card 2020.
One should carry the printed admit card of IBPS Clerk along with photo id card for verification purpose to appear for the examination. The Clerk Prelims will be held on December 5, 12 and 13, 2020.20 November 2020
IBPS will be releasing the Clerical Cadre admit card 2020 soon. Candidates who have registered for the exam are advised to download the admit card from the official site.
One should use their login credentials to download the admit card. Aspirants should note that the IBPS Clerk Preliminary exam will be conducted on December 5, 12 and 13, 2020.18 November 2020