IBPS notifications are released by the conducting body stating all the necessary information regarding the IBPS exams. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts examinations for recruitment to various posts in the public sector and regional rural banks.
Latest Update: On September 11, 2020, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released an updated CRP Clerk notification with revised vacancies. Initially, a total of 1509 vacancies (as on September 1, 2020) were released, which has now been updated to 2557. Candidates can visit the IBPS Clerk Notification page and get the detailed state-wise distribution of vacancies.
Aspirants can check the latest notifications regarding the other Government exams at the linked article.
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A separate IBPS notification is released for different posts and candidates can get the important dates, eligibility, exam pattern, etc. in the official notifications itself.
In this article, we bring you the IBPS notifications for all upcoming bank exams conducted by the Institute.
The table gives below mentions the IBPS notification dates for the 2020 recruitment along with the 2019 recruitment. Candidates must refer to these dates and accordingly start their preparation for the upcoming IBPS exams:
|IBPS Notification Dates|
|IBPS Exam||IBPS Notification 2020||IBPS Notification 2019|
|IBPS PO||August 4, 2020||August 7, 2019|
|IBPS Clerk||September 1, 2020||September 17, 2019|
|IBPS SO||November 2020 (Tentative)||November 5, 2019|
|IBPS RRB||June 30, 2020||June 18, 2019|
The above-mentioned notification dates for the year 2020 are subject to change and IBPS reserves the right to release the notification, as per their requirements.
Table of Contents:
- IBPS Notification 2020
- IBPS Exam Dates
- IBPS Recruitment
- IBPS Eligibility
- IBPS Registration
- IBPS Exam Pattern
- IBPS Syllabus
- IBPS Preparation
IBPS Notification 2020
Every year, the IBPS notifications are released at the same time of the year. Candidates can get an estimate of the upcoming IBPS exams by checking the exam dates from the previous year recruitment process.
Each IBPS Notification covers the following information:
- Important Dates related to IBPS examinations.
- The IBPS exam and posts for which the notification is valid.
- The general eligibility criteria for the examination and the special criteria for different positions available through the exam.
- The list of participating organizations and the details of the IBPS Exam Pattern.
- How to apply for different exams of the IBPS and application fees.
- Syllabus for PO, Clerk, SO and RRB in their respective IBPS Notification
IBPS Vacancy 2020
The IBPS recruitment is conducted for various posts. For each post, a number of vacancies are released by the conducting body in the official notification for that particular post.
The IBPS Vacancy 2020 for the three major posts PO, Clerk and RRB are already out and now the vacancies for Specialist Officer post are awaited. In comparison to previous years, the number of vacancies released for each post has seen a considerable low, except IBPS RRB.
The number of vacancies released in the notification depends upon the requirement of the hiring Organisation. Given below are the details regarding the vacancies released for IBPS recruitment for various posts:
|Post||Number of Vacancies Released|
|IBPS SO||Yet To Be Released||1163|
IBPS Exam Dates
The IBPS Calendar 2020-21 was released by the conducting body at the beginning of the year and candidates are advised to refer to those dates and start their preparation accordingly. Candidates can check the IBPS Exam dates as per the calendar at the linked article.
Candidates must also note that the dates mentioned in the IBPS Calendar are subject to change and the official dates are announced only when the IBPS notification is released.
Candidates should be thoroughly updated with the official website to get relevant information regarding the IBPS Exam dates.
Candidates can check the IBPS exam dates by visiting the below-mentioned links:
The IBPS Recruitment gives all the important data related to the bank posts, salaries and vacancies.
The IBPS vacancies are published in the respective official IBPS Notification for that particular exam. Some of the vacancies are Post-specific (like SO Exam) and others are state-wise.
The bank salary for the various posts is decided by IBPS. The salary varies according to the posts and includes basic pay, dearness allowances and perks.
For detailed information, candidates can check the official Notification of the respective exams.
Aspirants who wish to check the detailed IBPS notification for the different posts for which the exam is conducted, can refer to the articles given below:
Given below is a list of participating Public Sector Banks in the IBPS PO & Clerk 2020 recruitment:
- Canara Bank
- Indian Bank
- Central Bank of India
- Indian Overseas Bank
- UCO Bank
- Bank of Baroda
- Union Bank of India
- Bank of India
- Punjab National Bank
- Bank of Maharashtra
- Punjab & Sind Bank
Candidates can also check the list of Regional Rural Banks in India participating in the IBPS RRB recruitment, at the linked article.
A few banks might vary with respect to the exams. Candidates can check the IBPS notification to know about the Participating Organizations for respective bank exams.
The IBPS Eligibility Criteria is usually different for different bank exams except for a few similar ones.
The general IBPS Eligibility criteria are as follows:
- IBPS Age Limit
- Educational Qualification
However, there are certain minute variances with respect to reservations of candidates for different exams.
IBPS PO Eligibility
The IBPS PO Eligibility has similar criteria like other exams except for the reservation guidelines.
The IBPS PO reservation guidelines are as follows:
The above image gives the guideline for Person with Benchmark Disabilities.
For other reservation guidelines with respect to the IBPS PO Eligibility, refer to the linked article.
IBPS SO Eligibility
The IBPS SO Eligibility criteria have similar guidelines for reservation of candidates belonging to certain categories like the PO Eligibility.
Get the IBPS SO Eligibility criteria at the linked article.
IBPS Clerk Eligibility
The IBPS Clerk Eligibility criteria have also reservation guidelines for visually impaired candidates, persons with benchmark disabilities, candidates having locomotor and cerebral palsy, etc.
For complete details on the same, refer to the IBPS Clerk Eligibility.
IBPS RRB Eligibility
Candidates can know all important information related to the RRB Eligibility like Age relaxation, reservations by referring to the IBPS RRB Eligibility
The IBPS Registration details are published on the official Notification for respective exams.
Candidates have to keep necessary documents ready before going ahead with the IBPS Online Application process.
The important documents required for all the bank exams are:
- Aadhar Card
- Pan Card
- Photograph of required dimensions
- Important Educational documents
- Eligibility related documents (if any)
For complete details on the IBPS Registration, refer to the linked article.
Given below are the links where candidates can check the online application process for the various IBPS exams:
Salary is another important aspect of why candidates choose posts under IBPS as a career option. The IBPS salary for each post is decent, various perks and benefits are provided to the employees and most importantly, there is job security.
IBPS notification for each post mentions the IBPS pay scale or the basic pay that an employee is liable to get once he/she is employed by the participating bank.
Interested candidates can also check the detailed Bank PO salary structure at the linked article.
Given below is the IBPS salary for different posts for the reference of candidates:
IBPS Exam Pattern
The IBPS Exam Pattern for a few exams has recently been updated. The new exam Pattern for the respective bank exam is just an addition of a few subjects.
However, there are many subjects that are common for most of the exams.
The IBPS Exam Pattern for the bank exams gives an idea about the marks distribution, the scheme of marking (e.g negative marking), duration and important instructions for that exam.
For complete details on IBPS Exam Pattern, refer to the linked article.
Check the detailed IBPS exam pattern for the post of Probationary Officer and Clerical cadre at the links mentioned below:
The IBPS Syllabus for the various bank exams gives an idea about the subjects and respective topics covered.
There is no particular syllabus for the individual exam. Candidates can also get the detailed bank exam syllabus at the linked article, where the section-wise syllabus for different bank exams has been given in detail.
Important information related to the topics and subjects are mentioned as per the previous years’ question pattern.
For complete details on the IBPS Syllabus, refer to the linked article.
Check the post-wise IBPS syllabus in the articles mentioned below:
Candidates who want to appear for IBPS examinations should go through the notifications carefully and make sure that they follow the instructions given there.
They should also make sure to satisfy the eligibility criteria for the examination and prepare well.
To get the list of best IBPS books to prepare for the upcoming recruitment, candidates can visit the linked article.
The institute also provides contact details in the IBPS Notification for assistance in filling the application form.
These helplines are active only during the time period when the institute is accepting applications.
Solving IBPS previous year question papers will also prove to be very helpful for candidates. Candidates can check the previous year Bank PO question Papers with Solutions at the linked article.
Given below are a few preparation related articles for the reference of candidates:
|10 Simple Maths Tricks & Shortcuts||How to crack IBPS PO exam in First Attempt|
|Logical Reasoning||IBPS PO Preparation|
The study material for bank examinations can be found on BYJU’S. These are well designed and updated with the success of bank aspirants in mind.
For any further information regarding the IBPS notification for various posts, candidates must check this page on a regular basis.
|IBPS PO Admit Card||IBPS PO Result|
|IBPS Clerk Admit Card||IBPS Clerk Result|
|IBPS SO Admit Card||IBPS SO Result|
|IBPS RRB Admit Card||IBPS RRB Result|
Frequently Asked Questions on IBPS Notification
Q 1. When is the IBPS notification generally released every year?
Q 2. What is the exam pattern for IBPS PO exam?
Q 3. Which are the best books to study for the IBPS exams?
Ans. Given below is a list of books that candidates can consider to prepare for the IBPS exams:
- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R.S. Agarwal
- Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Agarwal
- Wren and Martin for English Grammar
- Banking Awareness by Arihant Publications
The most recommended option to prepare for the general awareness section is reading the newspaper daily. This will help you stay updated with the recent news across the world.