IBPS Clerk 2019 - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released IBPS Clerk 2019 application form on September 17, 2019. Candidates could fill the application form and pay application fee till October 9, 2019. Candidates between 20 to 28 years of age holding graduation degree are eligible to apply for IBPS Clerk exam. All those candidates who successfully filled the application form will be issued the admit card of IBPS Clerk in November 2019. The exam of IBPS Clerk will be conducted in two stages - prelims and mains. Candidates qualifying in the prelims exam will have to appear in the mains exam of IBPS Clerk. Candidates shortlisted in the selection process will be recruited in the Clerical cadre at various banks associated with IBPS. A candidate recruited as Clerk is paid a salary of Rs 11,765 as basic pay along with various other allowances.IBPS Clerk 2019 prelims exam is slated to be conducted on December 7, 8, 14 and 21, 2019 while the mains exam will he held on January 19, 2020. Only those candidates who will qualify in the prelims exam, by scoring the cut off scores as per their respective region will be eligible to appear in the IBPS Clerk mains exam. The final result result will be announced on the basis of the marks secured by the candidates in the mains exam. Candidates who will be shortlisted in the final merit list will be allotted banks as per merit cum preference basis. To know more about IBPS Clerk 2019, go through the article below.
Name of the Examination
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Clerk 2019 exam (IBPS Clerk 2019)
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Mode of exam
Stages of exam
Two (Prelims and mains)
Duration of exam
Prelims - 60 minutes
Mains - 120 minutes
Rs 11,765(Basic) + Various Allowances
The table below contains the important dates related to IBPS Clerk 2019 exam
IBPS Clerk notification
September 12, 2019 (Released)
Start date of online registration
September 17, 2019 (Released)
Last date to fill IBPS Clerk application form
October 9, 2019
Download of call letters for pre- exam training
IBPS Clerk pre-exam training
November 25 to 30, 2019
IBPS Clerk admit card for prelims
Dates of Prelims exam
December 7, 8, 14 and 21, 2019
Declaration of prelims result
December 2019/January 2020
Issue of admit card for mains
IBPS Clerk mains exam
January 19, 2020
IBPS Clerk 2019 Vacancies - State Wise
The exam conducting authority determines the eligibility criteria of IBPS Clerk for all aspiring candidates. IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria is released along along with the notification of the exam. The eligibility criteria is determined on the basis of age and education qualification of the candidate. It is important for the candidates to meet the eligibility criteria of IBPS Clerk before they fill the application form.
IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria on the basis of age:
Lower age limit : 20 years
Upper age limit: 28 years
However, there are certain age relaxations that have been provided by the examination authority to the candidates belonging to the reserved category. The table below mentions the various age relaxation provided by the authority.
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)
Persons With Disabilities
IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria on the basis of age
Candidates must have a degree in any discipline.
Candidates must know how to read or write and speak the official language of the state or Union Territories
Candidates should have a certificate/diploma/degree in computer operations or Language (preferred).
The exam authority had released the application form of IBPS Clerk 2019 on September 17, 2019. The application was released in online mode. Candidates had to fill the application form till October 9, 2019. Along with filling out the application form, candidates must also pay the prescribed application fee as per their category. The application had to be filled in five steps - registration, filling of details, uploading the image and signature of prescribed specification, payment of application fee and final submission. After the final submission of the application form, candidates had to take printouts of the application form and the application fee receipt and keep it for future reference. The details related to the application fee is mentioned in the table below.
For all other candidates
For SC/ST/PWD candidates
The examination authority conducts the exam at various centres of IBPS Clerk across the country. As per IBPS exam centres, the prelims exam will be held at various centres across 195 cities of Indian States and Union Territory. However, the mains exam will be conducted only at 72 selected centres. Candidates can select the exam centre of IBPS Clerk 2019 as per their preference while filling the application form. The allotment of exam centres will be intimated to the candidates through the admit card. The examination authority also reserves the right to allot exam centres other than the one selected by candidates. No request for change in IBPS Clerk exam centres will be accepted by IBPS. Candidates must reach the allotted exam centres 90 minutes prior to the commencement of the exam.
Before candidates sit for preparation, they must go through the exam pattern of IBPS Clerk. The authority has prescribed IBPS Clerk exam pattern 2019 and releases it along with the official notification. The exam pattern of IBPS Clerk contains the stages of exam, mode of test, marking scheme, duration, number of questions asked in the exam etc. As per the exam pattern of IBPS Clerk, the test will be held in two stages - prelims and mains, the exam pattern of which are mentioned below.
There are three sections - English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability from where the questions will be asked.
Total marks allotted is 100.
The duration of the test is 60 minutes
The test is conducted for four sections - General/Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude and Quantitative Aptitude.
Mains exam carries a total of 200 marks.
A 160 minutes time will be given.
There will be sectional timings in both the tests. In case of incorrect response given by the candidate, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
IBPS has prescribed the syllabus of IBPS Clerk containing all the topics and chapters from where the expected questions can be asked. Candidate must go through the syllabus of IBPS Clerk to know which all topics need more attention. This way, candidates can prepare for the exam effectively. By going through the IBPS Clerk syllabus, candidates can find all the topics to study at one place. The syllabus of IBPS Clerk will contain topics from General/Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude and Quantitative Aptitude sections.
The exam authority will issue the admit card of IBPS Clerk 2019 for prelims exam in online mode in November. Candidates will be able to download the admit card of IBPS Clerk by using their registration/roll number and password/date of birth in the admit card login window. IBPS Clerk admit card 2019 will contain details related to the candidate and the examination. Candidate must take a print of the admit card and bring it to the exam centre on the day of the exam. Along with the admit card, candidate must also bring one of the prescribed photo ID proofs - Aadhar Card, Voter ID Card, Driving License, PAN Card, Passport, Employee ID Card.
Question papers are the best resource to prepare for the exam as it helps in understanding the type of questions asked in the exam, weightage given to each section and distribution of marks. Careers360 has provided the previous years’ question papers of IBPS Clerk . Candidates should regularly solve IBPS Clerk question papers to enhance their speed, accuracy and problem solving skills. The more candidates solve the question papers, the more it will enhance their proficiency in the different subjects of the exam.
IBPS will declare the result of IBPS Clerk separately for preliminary and mains exam. IBPS Clerk result 2019 for preliminary exam will be declared in December 2019/January 2020. On the basis of IBPS Clerk prelims result, candidates will be selected for the mains exam. Candidates will have to qualify in each of the three tests of prelims exam by securing the cutoff marks. IBPS Clerk result of mains exam will be announced in April 2020. Marks obtained in the mains exam will only be considered for the final merit list. The total marks of the mains exam which is 200 will be converted out of 100 for provisional allotment. Based on candidates rank in the merit list, candidates will be offered allotment in any of the participating banks. The raw score obtained by candidates in prelims and mains exam will be normalised using equipercentile method. To check IBPS Clerk result, candidates have to login with their registration number or roll number and date of birth/password.
The cut off is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to secure to qualify the exam and become eligible for the next round of selection process. IBPS Clerk cut off is announced for preliminary and mains exam. Candidates securing the subject-wise and overall cut off in the prelims exam will be selected for the mains exam. Each candidate will have to secure a minimum score in online tests and total score of the mains exam. Candidates will be offered appointment based on the provisional allotment cutoff.
Bank of Baroda
Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra
Central Bank of India
Indian Overseas Bank
Oriental Bank of Commerce
Punjab National Bank
Punjab & Sind Bank
Union Bank of India
United Bank of India
IBPS has released notification for 12,075 vacancies to recruit the candidates for IBPS Clerk 2019 exam.
The selection process includes two stages – preliminary and mains exam. All registered candidates will have to appear for the preliminary exam. Candidates qualifying the preliminary exam will be called for the mains exam. Final allotment will be offered to candidates based on their performance in the mains exam. The marks of preliminary exam will not be considered for the final merit list. Candidates who fulfil the IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria can fill the application form
In 2016-17, 20.81 lakh candidates had registered for the exam while it was 13.41 lakh in 2017-18. The number of appeared candidates in 2016-17 was 14.2 lakh while it was 9.31 lakh in 2017-18.
The initial Basic Pay of Clerk is Rs 11,765. The pay scale is,11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230/1310-1-31540.
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It is very difficult to predict the score after normalization as it depends on the difficulty level of exam and the average marks scored by other candidates hence it won't be possible to calculate the marks
Dear Ankur, IBPS applications started on 17th September and ended on 9th October. The official notification was released on 12th September. Now unfortunately you cannot apply. For more information, please visit their official website at: : www.ibps.in
Last date to apply for IBPS clerk was 9th of October 2019. Online registration started from 17th of September.
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