IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020-21: Exam Date, Application Form

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017-18
IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017-18

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020-21 Exam dates have been released. IBPS conducts the Common Written Exam every year for clerical cadre in multiple banks all over the country. All public sectors bank use the CWE exam to fill their vacancies for this post. The exam will be conducted on 12, 13 and 19 December 2020. The examination will be held online in two stages. Candidates are advised to read the whole article for complete details regarding the exam.

IBPS Clerk 2020 Notification

The details regarding the official notification for the exam is given below:

  • The official notification for the IBPS Clerk 2020 exam will be released in the first week of September 2020.
  • The exam dates are released by IBPS for the year 2020-21.
  • IBPS Clerk 2020 Recruitment will start only after the official notification.

IBPS Clerk 2020

The vital information regarding the IBPS Clerk 2020 exam is given below:

  • Aspirants who will qualify in the Preliminary examination and shortlisted should appear for the Main examination.
  • The area of English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning is same in both Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam.
  • When a candidate clears the Preliminary Exam, he should begin getting ready for the Mains Exam.
  • An Aspirant must look into the last years’ papers to know the weight of the sub-topics asked in each segment from both preparatory and mains exam of IBPS Clerk 2020.

Important Dates For IBPS Clerk 2020

The important dates regarding the IBPS Clerk 2020 are given below:

IBPS Clerk Events Dates
IBPS Clerk Notification 2020 Release Date September 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Application Starts From September 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Application Ends On October 2020
Download of call letters for IBPS Clerk Pre- Exam Training November 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Pre-Exam Training November 2020
Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary 12, 13 & 19 December 2020
Result of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam January 2021
Download of Call letter for Online Exam – Main January 2021
Conduct of Online Examination – Main 24 January 2021
Declaration of Final Result 01 April 2021

The details will be further updated as soon as authority releases.

IBPS Clerk 2020 Application Form

The vital information regarding the IBPS Clerk application form is given below:

  • The application form will be available in the first week of September 2020.
  • The application form can be filled through online mode only.
  • The last date for form submission is in the month of October 2020.
  • Candidates have to upload the documents in the prescribed format only.

IBPS Clerk Application Fee

The application fee details of different categories for IBPS Clerk recruitment exam is given below:

Sr. No. Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only)
2 General and Others Rs. 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

Mode of Payment: The application fee can be paid through online mode only.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

The details regarding the exam pattern of IBPS clerk recruitment exam is given below:

IBPS Exam Pattern: Prelims

Sr No. Sections No. of Questions Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 1 hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning ability 35 35
Total 100 100

IBPS Exam Pattern: Mains

Sno Sections No. of Questions Max Marks Time Allowed
1 General/ Financial Awareness 40 50 30 mins
2 English 40 40 30
3 Quantitative Aptitude 40 50 30
4 Reasoning Ability 40 40 25
5 Computer Knowledge 40 20 20
Total 200 200 135

IBPS Clerk Syllabus

The complete details regarding the IBPS Clerk Syllabus are given below:

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020-21: English


1. Homonyms
2. Antonyms
3. Synonyms
4. Word Formation
5. Spelling


1. Spotting Errors
2. Phrases and idioms
3. Direct and Indirect speech
4. Active/ Passive voice

 Reading Comprehension

1. Theme Detection
2. Passage completion
3. Topic rearrangement of passage
4. Deriving Conclusion.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020-21: Quantitative Aptitude

 Ratio and proportion
 Time and work
 Speed, Distance and time
 Mixture and allegation
 Stocks and shares
 Volume and Surface Area
 Height and Distances
 Permutation and combinations
 Simple and compound interest
 Profit, Loss, and Discount
 Elements of Algebra
 Data Interpretation
 Pie charts
 Bar & Graphs
 Line charts.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020-21: Reasoning

Word formation
Statement and conclusions
Statement and assumptions
Statement and arguments
Blood Relations
Passage and conclusions
Alphabet test
Series Test
Number, Ranking and time sequence
Direction Sense Test
Decision-making test
Figure series
Input/output, Assertion, and reasoning
Sitting Arrangement

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020-21: General Awareness

 Current affairs related to national and international issues of the last 6 months.
 Overview of the Indian Financial System
 History of the Indian banking system.
 Recent credit and monetary policies
 Introduction to National financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc and of International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc.
 Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
 Banking Terms
 Important Government Schemes on capital & money market.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020-21: Computer Knowledge

 Basics of Hardware and software
Windows operating system basics
 Internet terms and services
 Basic Functionalities of MS-Office( MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
 History of computers
 Networking and communication
 Database basics
 Basics of Hacking, Security Tools, and Viruses.

IBPS Clerk Result 2020-21

Results for the IBPS clerk results will be released by the IBPS.

  • The candidate can check the result on the official site.
  • The candidate must choose the state first, after which the list of the result would be displayed.
  • The result will be released after the commencement of the exam.

IBPS Clerk 2020 Vacancy

The vacancy related details for the IBPS clerk exam are given below:

  • The total number vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2020 exam will be released along with its official notification.
  • Last year, IBPS introduced 12,075 vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2019-20 Recruitment.
    • IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2020-21: To be updated later
    • Clerk Vacancy 2019-20: 12,075
    • Clerk Vacancy 2019-20: 7275


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