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IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims result to be out soon in December 2021/January 2022 (Tentative). Check IBPS Clerk Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Selection, State-wise Vacancy details, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Cut Off & Notification PDF.

IBPS Clerk 2021: The Institute for Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will be conducting the IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims exam on 12th, 18th, and 19th December 2021 in online mode across different venues in India. IBPS released the admit card on 26th November 2021 for the IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims exam for recruitment of 7,858 vacancies of candidates in the clerical cadre of public sector banks under CRP Clerks-XI drive. IBPS Clerk post comes under the pay scale of 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230/1310-1-31540. Here in this article, we have shared below the IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification details such as Important Dates, How to Apply, Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Cut Off, and the list of participating banks for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021. Go through these details below and start your preparations now to get a job as a Clerk in the desired bank.

Download IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2021 here

Let's first have a look at the important date of the IBPS Clerk 2021 examination below:

IBPS Clerk 2021: Important Dates

Event

Date

Release of IBPS Clerk Notification

October 6, 2021

Start of Online Application Process

October 7, 2021

Last Date to Apply Online & Pay Fees

October 27, 2021

Prelims Admit Card Release Date

November 26, 2021

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Date

December 12, 2021

December 18, 2021

December 19, 2021

Prelims Result

December 2021/January 2022 (Tentative)

Mains Admit Card Release and Download Date

December 2021/January 2022 (Tentative)

Mains Exam Date

January 2022/February 2022 (Tentative)

IBPS Clerk Provisional Allotment

April 2022 (Tentative)

 

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021

The IBPS Clerk XI Notification was released on October 6, 2021, notifying about the details of the recruitment such as vacancies in every participating public sector bank, mode of exam, selection process, eligibility & age limit and provisional allotment of candidates. The Notification is available in PDF Download format. Candidates can also download the notification on the direct link here:

Download IBPS Clerk Notification PDF 2021

         IBPS CLERK 2021 RELATED LINKS

IBPS Clerk 2021: How to prepare for Numerical Ability

IBPS Clerk 2021: How to prepare for Reasoning Ability

IBPS Clerk 2021: How to prepare for English Language

IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2021: State-wise

IBPS Clerk XI Recruitment Drive will fill over 7,858 vacancies in the participating banks of Clerk posts. Have a look at the state-wise vacancy details of the IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021 below:

State Name

General

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Total Vacancies

ANDAMAN & NICOBAR

4

0

0

01

0

05

ANDHRA PRADESH

247

20

23

35

62

387

ARUNACHAL PRADESH

07

0

05

01

0

13

ASSAM

84

17

22

51

17

191

BIHAR

129

48

03

92

28

300

CHANDIGARH

18

03

0

11

01

33

CHHATTISGARH

62

08

29

03

09

111

DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI DAMAN & DIU

03

0

0

0

0

03

DELHI (NCR)

147

24

28

85

34

318

GOA

32

01

17

04

05

59

GUJARAT

161

23

63

104

44

395

HARYANA

89

08

0

20

16

133

HIMACHAL PRADESH

48

25

06

23

11

113

JAMMU & KASHMIR

15

04

02

04

01

26

JHARKHAND

45

21

26

10

09

111

KARNATAKA

228

36

38

94

58

454

KERALA

118

16

01

41

18

194

LADAKH

0

0

0

0

03

03

LAKSHADWEEP

03

0

02

0

0

05

MADHYA PRADESH

152

63

83

57

34

389

MAHARASHTRA

441

80

107

152

102

882

MANIPUR

03

01

02

0

0

06

MEGHALAYA

05

0

02

01

01

09

MIZORAM

03

0

01

0

0

04

NAGALAND

04

0

08

0

01

13

ODISHA

132

49

49

35

37

302

PUDUCHERRY

17

04

0

07

02

30

PUNJAB

168

108

0

81

45

402

RAJASTHAN

51

29

08

40

14

142

SIKKIM

12

02

05

07

02

28

TAMIL NADU

428

133

08

185

89

843

TELANGANA

207

20

16

37

53

333

TRIPURA

04

01

02

0

01

08

UTTAR PRADESH

431

209

13

263

123

1039

UTTRAKHAND

33

06

03

11

05

58

WEST BENGAL

193

132

24

114

53

516

Total

3724

1091

596

1569

878

7858

IBPS Clerk 2021: Selection Process

The recruitment to the post of Clerks in banks is carried out in three phases through a rigorous process. The selection process for clerical cadre involves:

(i) Online Prelims Exam

(ii) Online Mains Exam

(iii) Provisional Allotment

         IBPS CLERK 2021 RELATED LINKS

IBPS Clerk Prelims 2021 Memory Based Question with Answer Keys PDF: Download Reasoning Ability Exam Paper

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims Exam Memory Based Questions with Answer Keys PDF: Download Numerical Ability Solved Paper

IBPS Clerk Prelims Memory Based Question Paper 2021: Download English PDF with Answer Keys

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims Last-Minute Tips: Check Best 7 Preparation Strategies for Numerical, English & Reasoning

IBPS Clerk Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021: Detailed Section-wise Syllabus for Prelims & Mains

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims on 12th, 18th, 19th Dec for 7858 Vacancies: Check Exam Day Instructions & COVID-19 guidelines

IBPS Clerk 2021: Exam Pattern for Prelims & Mains

The exam pattern for prelims and mains exams is different. Have a look at the structure of the exam and the marking scheme for the examination below:

Exam Pattern for Prelims

Subject

Total Questions

Marks

Duration

Medium of Exam

English Language

30

30

20 minutes

English

Numerical Ability

35

35

20 minutes

As per State applied for

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20 minutes

As per State applied for

Total

100 Questions

100 Marks

1 Hour

 

NOTE

(i) The exam will be held online on a computer.

(ii) Questions will be asked in Objective Multiple Choice format.

(iii) The medium of exam for questions of Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability will be according to the State applied for.

(iv) There is separate sectional timing for each section

(v) Candidates need to qualify each section in the Prelims by obtaining minimum cut-off marks.

(vi) There is a negative marking of 1/4th or 0.25 marks for each wrong answer marked by candidates. There will be no negative marking or penalty if an answer is left blank.

Exam Pattern for Mains

Subject

Total Questions

Marks

Duration

Medium of Exam

General/ Financial Awareness

50

50

35 minutes

As per State applied for

General English

40

40

35 minutes

English

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

50

60

45 minutes

As per State applied for

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

45 minutes

As per State applied for

Total

190 Questions

200 Marks

160 Minutes

 

NOTE

(i) The exam will be held online on a computer.

(ii) Questions will be asked in Objective Multiple Choice format.

(iii) The medium of exam for questions of Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability will be according to the State applied for.

(iv) There is separate sectional timing for each section

(v) Candidates need to qualify each section separately by obtaining minimum cut-off marks.

(vi) There is a negative marking of 1/4th or 0.25 marks for each wrong answer marked by candidates. There will be no negative marking or penalty if an answer is left blank.

(vii) Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of the online Mains exam and also a minimum total score to be considered for further process. Depending on the number of State/ UT wise vacancies available, cut-offs will be decided and candidates will be considered for provisional allotment.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2021

Click here to view the detailed syllabus of IBPS Clerk Prelims & Mains 2021 exams

IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2021

The IBPS Cut Off is declared by the IBPS itself after the release of results for prelims and mains exams. The Cut off marks are different for prelims and mains exams.

(i) Candidates need to qualify each section in the Prelims by obtaining minimum cut-off marks.

(ii) Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of the online Mains exam and also a minimum total score to be considered for further process.

(iii) Depending on the number of State/ UT wise vacancies available, cut-offs will be decided and candidates will be considered for provisional allotment.

The cut off is decided on the basis of the following factors:

(i) Total Number of Vacancies

(ii) Number of candidates appearing for the exam

(iii) Difficulty Level of Exam

Check IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims Expected Cut-Off & Previous Years Cut-off (Section-wise, State-wise, Category-wise)

IBPS Clerk 2021: Provisional Allotment & Merit List

Candidates who obtain cut off marks in the Prelims exam get shortlisted for the Mains exam and those who obtain cut off marks in Mains exam get selected for the Provisional Allotment. However, for the final merit list, marks obtained by candidates in Mains exam will only be considered.

The total marks allotted for the IBPS Clerk Mains exam is 200 marks. The marks obtained by a candidate will be converted out of 100 for Provisional Allotment. 

IBPS Clerk 2021: List of Participating Banks

This year, 11 public sector banks are participating in the IBPS Clerk 2021 Recruitment drive. The IBPS Clerk XI Recruitment will take place at state level and candidates are appointed in the state they apply for. These banks have notified vacancies for clerical level recruitment:

(i) Bank of Baroda

(ii) Bank of India

(iii) Bank of Maharashtra

(iv) Canara Bank

(v) Central Bank of India

(vi) Indian Bank

(vii) Indian Overseas Bank

(viii) Punjab National Bank

(ix) Punjab & Sind Bank

(x) UCO Bank

(xi) Union Bank of India

IBPS Clerk 2021: Application Process & Fees

The online registration and application process started from October 7, 2021 for the IBPS Clerk 2021 on the official website of IBPS. Follow these simple steps to apply online now:

Step 1: Visit the official website of IBPS

Step 2: Click on "Apply here for IBPS Clerk under CRP Clerks-XI

Step 3: Fill Registration Form by entering the required details

Step 4: Now apply by filling the Application Form

Step 5: Upload your scanned images of photo & signature

Step 6: Pay IBPS Clerk Application Fee

Step 7: Save the confirmation page

Application Fee

SC/ST/PWD/EXSM Category - Rs 175 (inclusive of GST)

GEN/Others - Rs 850 (inclusive of GST)

IBPS Clerk 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Have a look at the eligibility criteria for IBPS Clerk post including the age limit and educational qualifications below:

Educational Qualification

(i) Bachelors' Degree in any discipline from a Recognised University or any equivalent qualification.

(ii) Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT for which a candidate applies is preferable.

(iii) Computer Literacy is mandatory for candidates. They should have the required working knowledge for operating computer systems. Candidates should have a Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations

(iv) Candidates who would obtain the educational qualification from a University/ Institution/ Board recognized by the Government of India and the final result should have been declared on or before October 27, 2021.

Age Limit

The Minimum age limit is 20 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years as on July 1, 2020. However, there is relaxation in upper age limit for reserved category candidates. Have a look:

Relaxation in upper age limit (Category-wise)

Age Relaxation

OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

SC/ ST

5 years

Persons affected by 1984 riots

5 years

Persons With Disabilities (PwD)

10 years

Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen

Service Period in defence forces + 3 years (8 years for SC/ST Disabled) with maximum age limit of 50 years

Widow/Divorced Women/Women separated from their husbands and have not remarried

Age concession upto the age of 35 years for
General/EWS, 38 years for OBC and 40 years
for SC/ST candidates

 

Faqs

How can I download IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification PDF?

Candidates can download IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification PDF from here-https://www.jagranjosh.com/articles/ibps-clerk-notification-application-vacancies-eligibility-selection-exam-date-pattern-syllabus-result-cutoff-1599028665-1

How can I download IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification PDF?

Candidates can download IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification PDF from here-https://www.jagranjosh.com/articles/ibps-clerk-notification-application-vacancies-eligibility-selection-exam-date-pattern-syllabus-result-cutoff-1599028665-1

What is the last date to apply online for IBPS Clerk 2021 Recruitment?

The last date to apply online for IBPS Clerk 2021 Recruitment is October 27, 2021.

What is the last date to apply online for IBPS Clerk 2021 Recruitment?

The last date to apply online for IBPS Clerk 2021 Recruitment is October 27, 2021.

How many vacancies will be filled through IBPS Clerk 2021 exam?

IBPS seeks to fill a total of 7,858 vacancies of Clerk post in banks through IBPS Clerk 2021 exam.

How many vacancies will be filled through IBPS Clerk 2021 exam?

IBPS seeks to fill a total of 7,858 vacancies of Clerk post in banks through IBPS Clerk 2021 exam.

What is the exam date for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2021?

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims exam will be held on December 12, December 18, and December 19, 2021.

What is the exam date for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2021?

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims exam will be held on December 12, December 18, and December 19, 2021.

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