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IBPS Clerk 2021

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, popularly known as the IBPS is an autonomous body. It conducts recruitment examinations for all Public Sector Banks except the SBI.

Important Dates
1
Registration Begins :
July 12, 2021
2
Last Date for Application :
August 1, 2021
3
Admit Card Release :
Aug 2021 Prelim/ Oct 2021 Main
4
Exam Date :
28 – 29 Aug, 04 – 05 Sept 2021/ 31 Oct 2021 (Main)
5
Result :
Sept 2021 Prelim/ Jan 2022 Main
Exam Details
Website :
https://www.ibps.in
Mode :
Online
Exam Fee :
Category Application Fees GEN/OBC ₹850/- SC/ST ₹175/- PWD ₹175/-
Reservation :
Yes
Exam Frequency :
Once a year
Duration :
160 minutes
Conducted By :
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection [IBPS]
Programmes :
Post of Clerical Cadre in various Public Sector Banks
Languages :
Hindi, English
Eligibility
Min Age : 20 Year
Max Age : 28 Year
Number of Attempts : There are no limitations on the number of attempts
Qualification Criteria : Any Graduation
Aggregate Percentage / Marks Required : The applicants should complete their graduation in any subject.
Marking Scheme, Pattern & Cut-Offs
Exam Mode :
Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs)
Stages :
3
Negative Marking :
-1/4 in both Prelims/Main
Number of Ques. :
100 Questions in Prelims/ 190 Questions in Main
Maximum Marks :
100 marks in Prelim/ 200 Marks in Main
Cut-Offs :
State wise cut-off

Syllabus

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims and Mains Exam

The syllabus for Numerical Ability / Quantitative Aptitude and English Language is same for mains and preliminary exam. In addition to these two the other subjects are General / Financial Awareness and Reasoning & Computer Knowledge. The General Awareness is based on the Banking Sector awareness.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus: English Language

Vocabulary

Grammar

Homonyms, Antonyms, Synonyms, Word Formation, Spelling

Spotting Errors, Phrases and idioms, Direct and Indirect speech, Active/ Passive voice

IBPS Clerk Syllabus: Reasoning

Verbal Reasoning

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Analogy, Classification, Word formation, Statement and conclusions Syllogism, Statement and assumptions, Statement and arguments, Coding Decoding, 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

Series test, Odd figure Out, Analogy, Miscellaneous Test

IBPS Clerk Syllabus: Quantitative Aptitude

Ratio and proportion, Averages, Time and work, Speed, Distance and time, Mixture and allegation Stocks and shares, Percentages, Partnership, Clocks, Volume and surface Area, Bar & Graphs, Line charts, Tables

Height and Distances, Logarithms, Permutation and combinations, Simple and compound interest, Equations, Probability, Trigonometry, Profit, Loss and Discount, Mensuration, Elements of Algebra, Data Interpretation, Pie charts

IBPS Clerk Syllabus: 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 Syllabus: General Awareness

Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months,

 

Overview of Indian Financial System

History of 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.

 

Reading Comprehension

Theme Detection, Passage completion, Topic rearrangement of passage, Deriving Conclusion.

 

Exam Information & Centers

State-wise list of Exam Centers for IBPS Clerk 2021

Here is a list of all the Exam Centres for IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims with the State Code

State Code

State/UT/NCR

Exam Centers

11

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

12

Andhra Pradesh

Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Ongole, Nellore, Srikakulam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vizianagaram, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam.

13

Arunachal Pradesh

Naharlagun

14

Assam

Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur

15

Bihar

Aurangabad, Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea

16

Chandigarh

Chandigarh/Mohali

17

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur

18

Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu

Surat, Jamnagar

19

Delhi

Delhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram

20

Goa

Panaji

21

Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara

22

Haryana

Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Yamuna Nagar

23

Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una

24

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Samba, Srinagar

25

Jharkhand

Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi

26

Karnataka

Bengaluru, Belgaum, Dharwad, Bidar, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Hassan, Mysore, Mangalore, Udupi, Shimoga

27

Kerala

Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Trichur, Thiruvananthapuram

28

Ladakh

Leh

29

Lakshadweep

Kavaratti

30

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Satna, Jabalpur, Sagar, Ujjain

31

Maharashtra

Aurangabad, Amravati, Jalgaon, Chandrapur, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur

32

Manipur

Imphal

33

Meghalaya

Shillong

34

Mizoram

Aizawl

35

Nagaland

Kohima

36

Odisha

Balasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur

37

Puducherry

Puducherry

38

Punjab

Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur

39

Rajasthan

Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur

40

Sikkim

Bardang/ Gangtok

41

Tamil Nadu

Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar

42

Telangana

Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal

43

Tripura

Agartala

44

Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Bareilly, Faizabad, Gonda, Ghaziabad, Aligarh, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Mathura, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/Greater Noida, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Sitapur, Varanasi

45

Uttarakhand

Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee

46

West Bengal

Asansol, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Siliguri, Kalyani.

IBPS Clerk 2021 Mains Exam Centers

Here is a list of all the Exam Centres for IBPS Clerk 2021 Mains with the State Code

State Code

State/UT/NCR

Exam Center

11

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

12

Andhra Pradesh

Guntur, Vijaywada, Kurnool, Vishakhapatnam

13

Arunachal Pradesh

Naharlagun

14

Assam

Guwahati, Silchar

15

Bihar

Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna

16

Chandigarh

Chandigarh/ Mohali

17

Chhattisgarh

Raipur

18

Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu

Surat

19

Delhi

Delhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram

20

Goa

Panji

21

Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Vadodra

22

Haryana

Ambala, Hissar

23

Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur, Shimla

24

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Srinagar

25

Jharkhand

Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi

26

Karnataka

Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore

27

Kerala

Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram

28

Ladakh

Leh

29

Lakshadweep

Kavaratti

30

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Indore

31

Maharashtra

Aurangabad, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune

32

Manipur

Imphal

33

Meghalaya

Shillong

34

Mizoram

Aizawl

35

Nagaland

Kohima

36

Odisha

Bhubaneswar

37

Puducherry

Puducherry

38

Punjab

Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala

39

Rajasthan

Jaipur, Udaipur

40

Sikkim

Bardang/ Gangtok

41

Tamil Nadu

Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli

42

Telangana

Hyderabad

43

Tripura

Agartala

44

Uttar Pradesh

Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi, Prayagraj (Allahabad)

45

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

46

West Bengal

Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri

 

 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs on Exam Dates- IBPS Clerk 2021

Given below are IBPS Clerk 2021 Events and their Tentative Dates:

Q.) What is the IBPS Clerk notification 2021 release date?

A.) 11th July 2021

Q.) When did the IBPS Clerk online application start from?        

A.) Temporarily Stopped

Q.) When will the IBPS Clerk online application end on?

A.) Temporarily Stopped

Q.) What is the date for download of all call letters for IBPS Clerk Pre-Exam training? 

A.) August 2021

Q.) What is the date for IBPS Clerk online pre-exam training?    

A.) 16th August 2021 (Onwards)

Q.) What is the date of Prelims Exam call letter download?       

A.) August 2021

Q.) What are the Online Examination-Preliminary dates?           

A.) 28.08.2021, 29.08.2021, 04.09.2021

Q.) When will the Results of Prelims exam be declared?             

A.) September/ October 2021

Q.) When will a candidate be able to download the call letter for online exam Main?     

A.) October 2021

Q.) What is the date for the conduct of online examination main?

A.) 31.10.2021

Q.) What is the date for the declaration of Final result?

A.) April 2022


IBPS Clerk 2021- Other FAQs

Q. What is the IBPS Clerk notification 2021 recruitment?

A. IBPS Clerk recruitment exam is conducted to select candidates for the Clerical Cadre post. 

Q. What is the salary under IBPS Clerk 2021?

A. The basic pay of clerks is Rs 11,765

Q. How can I crack IBPS Clerk 2021?

A. Candidates can crack IBPS Clerk recruitment with hard work and practice.

Q. How many candidates qualify in the IBPS Clerk notification 2021 recruitment exam?

A. An adequate number of candidates are selected for each stage of the selection process. 

Q. How many banks participate in the exam?

A. A total of 11 public sector banks participates in the process.

Q. In which mode the IBPS clerk exam will be conducted?

A. The exam will be conducted in online mode. 

Q. Is there any interview for the IBPS clerk notification 2021 recruitment?

A. No, there is no interview for this post. 

Conclusion

Now that you have got all the answers to your queries regarding the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021, you can now start your preparation in full swing the limited number of posts they offer this year makes the competition a little more challenging. So, in order to secure a good score in the Exam, you will need a timely preparation and effective strategy to crack the exam. You can make this process a little easier and quicker by taking regular Mock Tests in the respective exams to catapult your way to success.