The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a recognised organisation in India for evaluating applicants for recruitment in public sector banks. To fill clerical positions in 11 public sector banks across the nation, the IBPS holds an online examination. IBPS Clerk notification is released by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). The IBPS Clerk notification 2022 was released on June 30th, 2022. The exam dates for prelims are 28th August, 03rd & 04th September 2022. According to the notification the IBPS Clerk exam is scheduled to be conducted on 08th October 2022.
The recently released IBPS Clerk Notification details the 6035 vacancies for which 11 participating banks are participating. The IBPS Clerk Notification 2022 details all the information about the exam dates, exam pattern, eligibility, vacancy, the application process, selection process etc. All candidates must go through the detailed notification before applying for the exam.
Candidates can download the IBPS Clerk Notification PDF 2022 given below and check all the relevant details about the recruitment process:
Get the latest notifications regarding the different Government exams at the linked article.
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Candidates willing to apply for the IBPS Clerk exam 2022 can refer to this article for all the updates regarding the official notification for 2022 recruitment.
IBPS Clerk Notification 2022
The recruitment for the clerical cadre is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection where various Public Sector Banks participate to appoint Clerks in their Organisation.
This year, the IBPS Clerk 2022 notification was released on June 30, 2022, to recruit over 6000 candidates in the participating prestigious PSBs of the country.
Given below is some information regarding the IBPS Clerk 2022 exam for the reference of candidates:
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022: Overview|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Selection Procedure||
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Exam Mode||Online|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Syllabus||Reasoning, English, Quantitative Ability, Computer Awareness and General/ Financial Awareness|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Exam Duration||Prelims: 60 minutes
Mains: 160 minutes
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Exam Medium||Conducted in 13 languages, along with English and Hindi|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Application Fee||SC/ST/PWD: Rs 175/-
General/ Others: Rs 850/-
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Job Location||All Across India|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Vacancies||6035|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Age Limit||20-28 years|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Educational Qualification||Graduate|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Date of Release of Notification||30th June 2022|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Date of Prelims Online Exam||28th August, 3rd September and 04 September 2022|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Date of Mains Exam||8th October 2022|
|IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Date of Final Results||Not Yet Announced|
Candidates who apply for the IBPS Clerk exam 2022 can expect the final allotment of candidates to be complete by April 2023.
Soon some changes are expected with the IBPS Clerk exam. With the approval of the National Recruitment Agency (NRA), the clerical cadre exam shall be conducted in the form of a Common Eligibility Test (CET) for IBPS, RRB and SSC aspirants.
IBPS Clerk Exam Date
The IBPS Clerk exam dates are released in the IBPS calendar at the beginning of each year. Candidates can check the IBPS exam dates for the different IBPS exams conducted for various posts at the linked article.
Given below are the important IBPS Clerk exam dates for 2022 recruitment, as per the official exam calendar:
|IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2022|
|Official Notification||June 30, 2022|
|Prelims Exam||August 28, 2022
September 3, 2022
September 4, 2022
|Mains Exam||October 8, 2022|
Candidates interested in knowing more about the IBPS Clerk exam dates can visit the linked article and check the important exam dates for the Clerical exam post.
IBPS Clerk Apply Online
The IBPS Clerk online application for the 2022 recruitment started on July 1, 2022, and the last date for online application was July 21, 2022. All the interested candidates should have completed the registration process and filled the online application before the last date, to be eligible to write for the Prelims on August 28, September 3 and September 4, 2022.
For details on IBPS Clerk Online Application, refer to the linked article.
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IBPS Clerk Eligibility
The IBPS Clerk notification mentions a set of eligibility criteria that any candidate interested in applying for the post needs to fulfil. Any aspirant who does not meet the IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria cannot apply for the post.
Given below is IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria in brief:
- Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or Bhutan
- Age Limit: The minimum age to apply for the post is 20 years, and the upper age limit is 28 years. There are age relaxations that are given to candidates belonging to specific categories.
- Educational Qualification: Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from any Government recognised University.
The above details mentioned about eligibility are only in brief. For candidates anticipating to apply for the upcoming clerk exam can check the IBPS Clerk Eligibility at the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Vacancy
This year the number of vacancies released is significantly low as compared to the last year’s over 12000 vacancies. 6035 vacancies have been released as yet by the conducting body, however four banks are yet to announce their vacancies. So these vacancies are expected to increase. In the year 2021, a total of 12,315 vacancies were released for the post of Clerk in IBPS.
Visit IBPS Clerk Vacancy, for further details, in the linked article.
The vacancies are distributed among the participating Public Sector Banks and given below is the list of the Banks participating in the IBPS exam 2022:
For more information regarding the IBPS notification, candidates can visit the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern and Syllabus
The IBPS Clerk exam pattern includes two stages of online examinations:
There is no interview conducted for the post of IBPS Clerk. The syllabus for clerical cadre exam in IBPS is comprehensive, and candidates need ample time for preparing the same.
No changes in the exam pattern had been made for the 2022 recruitment. Given below is the IBPS Clerk exam pattern in brief:
|IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern|
|IBPS Exam||Subject||Number of Questions||Time Duration|
|Preliminary Exam||English Language||30||20 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||20 minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||35||20 minutes|
|Mains Exam||English Language||40||35 minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||50||45 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||50||45 minutes|
|General Awareness||50||35 minutes|
This exam pattern is subject to change and IBPS reserves the right to change the exam pattern for any year of recruitment.
Get the detailed banking awareness section for the upcoming IBPS Clerk exam at the linked article.
Candidates can check the detailed IBPS Clerk syllabus at the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Salary
The basic pay of a candidate employed in the clerical department under IBPS is Rs. 11,765. There are various other benefits, allowances and perks that are provided to a Clerk in IBPS.
Candidates can check the detailed IBPS Clerk salary structure at the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Admit Card
The IBPS Clerk admit card is released 2 to 3 weeks before the exam date. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the exam centre as no candidate shall be permitted inside the exam centre without the admit card.
Information including the candidate’s name, address, roll number, password, exam centre, exam date, reporting time, etc. are mentioned in the IBPS Clerk admit card.
For information regarding downloading the admit card, its components and exam centres, candidates can check the IBPS Clerk admit card page.
IBPS Clerk Result
The IBPS Clerk result is released 15 to 20 days after the exam has been conducted. The result is released based on an overall cut off decided by the conducting body, based on the performance of candidates.
Candidates can check the IBPS Clerk result at the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Preparation
It is time that candidates focus on revising the entire syllabus and ensuring that they are well prepared for the exam.
This year, the vacancies released are way less in comparison to the previous years. Thus, candidates must be even well prepared to crack the clerical cadre exam.
Given below are a few tips that may help candidates in the IBPS Clerk preparation:
- Candidates must solve IBPS Clerk mock tests regularly to stay updated with the type of questions asked in the exam.
- Preparing a systematic study plan is also suggested for IBPS Clerk exam preparation. Equal time must be devoted for preparation of each subject.
- Solving IBPS Clerk previous year question papers may also prove to be helpful for aspirants in understanding the exam pattern and standard of the exam.
These are few among the many tips that candidates can refer to while preparing for the IBPS Clerk exam 2022. To get a list of books to prepare for the IBPS Clerk exam, candidates can check the IBPS Clerk Book list.
Frequently Asked Questions for IBPS Clerk Notification
Q 1. What is the age limit to apply for the IBPS Clerk 2022 exam?
Q 2. Can I prepare for the IBPS Clerk exam at home?
Q 3. Which books to refer for the IBPS Clerk exam preparation?
Ans. Given below is a list of books that candidates can consider to prepare for the IBPS Clerk 2022 exam:
- Wren & Martin for English Language
- Banking Awareness by Arihant Publications
- Pratiyogita Darpan (Monthly Edition)
- Objective General English by S.P.Bakshi
- Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma
- Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning by R.S.Agarwal