IBPS Clerk online apply 2021: Direct link, official website, registration start, application process step by step

IBPS Clerk Notification Out 2021 7855 posts: Download PDF, exam date, application fee, cut-off, exam preparation, state wise vacancy

IBPS Clerk online apply 2021:

IBPS Clerk 2021: Important Dates
Events Dates
IBPS Clerk Notification 2021 06th October 2021
Online Registration Process 07th October 2021
Online Application Ends On 27th October 2021
Call Letter for IBPS Clerk PET November 2021
IBPS Clerk Pre-Exam Training November 2021
IBPS Clerk Prelims Call Letter November/December 2021
Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary December 2021
Result of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam December 2021/January 2022
Download of Call letter for Online Exam – Main December 2021/January 2022
Conduct of Online Examination – Main January/February 2022
Declaration of Final (Mains) Result April 2022

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021:

Organisation Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post Name Clerk
Vacancy 7855
Participating Banks 11
Application Mode Online
Registration Dates 07th to 27th October 2021
Exam Mode Online
Recruitment Process Prelims + Main Exams
Education Qualification Graduate on or before 01.08.2021
Age Limit 20 years to 28 years (As on 01.07.2021)
Application Fee SC/ST/PWD- Rs.175
General and Others- Rs. 850
Online Examination – Preliminary December 2021
Online Examination – Mains January/February 2022
Official website www.ibps.in
Notification Link Click Here
Online Application Link Click Here


The online application process for IBPS Clerk 2021 exam has begun again from 07th October 2021 on the official website @ibps.in. The last date for online application has been notified as 27th October 2021. All Candidates are required to click on the link mentioned below to apply for IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam.

Apply Online Link for Exam

     Click Here

Note- The candidates who have applied from 12th to 14th July 2021 need not apply again.

The application for IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 has to be done online. To avoid any technical errors please make sure that the web browser used to fill up the IBPS Clerk 2021 Application form is one of the following:

  • Internet Explorer 8 and above
  • Mozilla FireFox 3.0 and above
  • Google Chrome 3.0 and above

Candidates applying online must have the following pre-requisites:

  • A valid Email Id
  • Photograph and Signature scanned in the prescribed size
  • Application Fee must be paid online so all documents required for online transaction

The IBPS Clerk 2021 application form can only be filled on the official website.

IBPS Clerk 2021 Online Application

1: To apply for IBPS Clerk Registration, click on the link mentioned above to get redirected to the official website of IBPS.

2: Click on “Click here for New Registration”.

 3: You are now required to provide your basic information to register for this exam. You will receive a provisional registration number and a system-generated password after a successful registration.

 4: Carefully fill out the online application form for, Click “Save and Next” after verifying all the details provided by you in each section. Once you click the FINAL SUBMIT button, you will not be able to make any changes.

5: Next, you have to upload your photo and signature.

 6: You need to mention which state you wish to apply for. No changes whatsoever will be entertained in this selection after you have successfully submitted the application form.

 7: Finally, make the online payment. Take a printout of the e-receipt and IBPS Clerk online application for future reference. Payment could be done via credit card/debit card/net banking.

Before proceeding with the registration and application process, all candidates are requested to go through the complete guide for IBPS Clerk Online Application.

IBPS Clerk Application Fee

Sr. No. Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD Rs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
2 General and Others Rs. 850/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

IBPS Clerk online apply 2021; Vacancy

The total number of vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2021 has already been announced by IBPS. In the new IBPS Clerk Notification 2021, the vacancies have been revised to 7855 Clerical Cadre Posts, previously the vacancies were 5830.

Vacancy                     2021-22: 7855

                                  2020-21: 2557

                                   2019-20: 12,075

IBPS Clerk State-wise Vacancy 2021:

IBPS Clerk 2021 Vacancy State Wise & Category Wise
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
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 0 0
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 875 7855


Participating Banks in IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam

Bank of Baroda Canara Bank Indian Overseas Bank  UCO Bank
Bank of India Central Bank of India Punjab National Bank Union Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra Indian Bank Punjab & Sind Bank  

IBPS Clerk online apply 2021; Exam Language:

IBPS Clerk 2021 Medium of Examination
State Name Version of tests (Medium of examination)
Andaman & Nicobar, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Ladakh, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Sikkin, English and Hindi
Andhra Pradesh English, Hindi and Telugu
Assam English, Hindi and Assamese
Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu English. Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and Konkani
Goa English, Hindi and Konkani
Gujarat English, Hindi and Gujarati
ammu & Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh English, Hindi and Urdu
Karnataka English, Hindi, Kannada and Konkani
Kerala, Lakshadweep English, Hindi and Malayalam
Maharashtra English, Hindi, Marathi and Konkani
Manipur English, Hindi and Manipuri
Odisha English, Hindi and Odia
Puducherry English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam
Punjab English, Hindi and Punjabi
Tamil Nadu English, Hindi and Tamil
Telangana English, Hindi, Telugu and Urdu
Tripura, West Bengal English, Hindi and Bengali

Salary Structure:

The basic salary of an IBPS Clerk is Rs 19,900- Rs 47920 per month. Rs.19,900 is the basic pay in the IBPS clerk salary, and the remaining pay includes dearness allowance, house rent allowance, medical allowance and transport allowance. The cash in hand concerning the IBPS Clerk salary is Rs.29453 for those who join initially.

    Check Here

Selection Process

The recruitment process of IBPS Clerk CRP XI occurs in two phases:

  1. Preliminary Examination
  2. Mains Examination

Students are required to qualify for both these exams to get selected for the post of clerical cadre in most of the premier Public Sector Banks. The main thing to note here is that there is no interview process required for the selection of candidates after the mains exam. 100% weightage is given to the result of the mains exam result.

 Exam Pattern:

The IBPS Clerk exam occurs in two stages: Prelims and Mains. Both these papers follow the online method of conducting the written examination. The structure of the exam is as follow:

 Click Here

Phase-1: IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination

The preliminary exam of IBPS Clerk CRP XI is an online exam testing a candidate on the basis of their aptitude, intellect and English. There are three sections in total and the candidate must clear the cut-off of each section to proceed to the mains exam round.

Candidates are required to solve the question paper in the time frame of 20 minutes for each section. The composite mark of the paper is 100 and the passing marks is decided by IBPS that is likely to change every year depending on the level of difficulty of the exam.

S.No. Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 1 Hou


Phase-2: IBPS Clerk Mains Examination

S.No. Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
2 English Language 40 40 35 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
4 General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes

Penalty for Wrong Answers: There is a penalty for wrong answers marked in both preliminary examination as well as mains examination. A wrong answer to an objective question will lead to a penalty of one-fourth of the total mark assigned to that question. There will be no penalty for the question left blank or unanswered.

Read More: YSR Asara Scheme status check: Direct link, online apply, Beneficiary List & Application Status, official website

Final Score Calculation for IBPS Clerk Exam:

The final score for the IBPS Clerk exam is calculated keeping the following points in mind:

  • Marks obtained in the Preliminary Exam (Phase-1) will not be considered for final selection.
  • Candidates must qualify Phase-2 to be eligible for final merit.
  • The aggregate score out of 100 is used for the final merit list for each category. Candidates with top merit rank in each category are finally selected.
IBPS Clerk 2021 Syllabus:

View Detailed Syllabus:   Click Here 

View Previous Year Question Paper:   Click Here 

English Language Numerical Ability Reasoning Ability Computer General Awareness
Reading Comprehension Number Series Puzzle and Arrangements History and Generation of Computers Banking and Insurance Awareness
Cloze Test Simplification/ Approximation Inequality Introduction to Computer Organisation Financial Awareness
Fillers Quadratic Equations Syllogism Computer Hardware and I/O Devices Govt. Schemes and Policies
Spotting Errors Data Interpretation Coding-Decoding Computer Languages, Basics of DBMS Current Affairs
Sentence Improvement Data Sufficiency Blood Relations Operating System, Internet Static Awareness
Fill in the Blanks Miscellaneous Direction sense Computer Network & Security  
    Order and Ranking MS Office Suit and Short cut keys  
      Computer Memory, Computer Software  
      Number System and Conversions  


Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit (As on 01.07.2021)

  • The candidate must be 20 Years to 28 Years. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1993 and not later than 01.07.2001 (both dates inclusive).
Sr.No. Category Age relaxation
1 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2 Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3 Persons With Disabilities 10 years
4 Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen actual period of service rendered in the defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled ExServicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
5 Widows, divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried 9 years
6 Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years
7 Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only) 5 years


Educational Qualification: (As on 01.08.2021)
  • A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate should possess a certificate as proof of passing the qualifying examination.

The candidate must possess a valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he/she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.

Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have a Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.

Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply is preferable.

IBPS Clerk online apply 2021; Nationality / Citizenship:

A candidate must be either –

(i) a Citizen of India or

(ii) a subject of Nepal or

(iii) a subject of Bhutan or

(iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or

(v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

IBPS Clerk online apply 2021; BPS Clerk 2021 Admit Card & Call Letter

Candidates must download the IBPS Clerk 2021 admit card from the official website of the bank as the hard copy of the IBPS Clerk Admit Card will not be sent to the candidate via post. To login on to the official website, the candidates will require the following:

  • Registration No/Roll No
  • Date of Birth/ Password

The admit card will be made available 10 to 15 days before the IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam. The admit card or call letter for IBPS Clerk 2021 will be issued in 2 phases:

  • Online Preliminary Examination
  • Online Mains Examination

The link to download the admit card will be provided on this page. Candidates are advised to check the details on the admit card before downloading.

IBPS Clerk 2021 Result:

Direct Link: Click Here


IBPS Clerk online apply 2021; Cut-Off

Direct Link: Click Here

State Name Cut-Off Marks
Andhra Pradesh 78
Bihar 71.25
Delhi 77
Gujarat 72
Goa 53.75
Himachal Pradesh 72
J & K 77.5
Jharkhand 75.75
Kerala 77.25
Madhya Pradesh 77.75
Maharshtra 69.75
Odisha 75
Punjab 75.25
Rajasthan 78.25
Karnataka 65.75
Telangana 74.25
Tripura 59.25 (OBC)
Uttar Pradesh 73.5
Uttarakhand 78.50
West Bengal 61.50
Tamil Nadu 71 (OBC)


Yours Smart Update24 Team
Yours Smart Update24 Teamhttps://sdsmartupdate24.in
বাংলায় বিজ্ঞান ও প্রযুক্তি চর্চাকে আরো এগিয়ে নিয়ে যাওয়ার লক্ষ্যে Smart Update24।

Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest Articles