IBPS Clerk 2021 Notification Out ! 5800+ posts !

IBPS has released the notification for CWE Clerks 2021 for recruitment of Clerks in 11 Public Sector Banks. The total vacancies announced are 5830 Lot of major Banks are yet to announce the vacancies. As we have seen in the case of notifications released in 2020 and also in the case of recent notification of IBPS RRB 2021, the vacancies increase by huge numbers after the notification is out and till the final selection is done. In 2020 we have seen that the Clerk vacancies announced initially were 1500+, later increased to 2500+ and the final selection list had 8000+ candidates. We can expect a huge jump in the number of vacancies under IBPS Clerk 2021 recruitment as well !!

1. Important dates:

Dates of Online Preliminary Examination - 28.08.2021, 29.08.2021 and 04.09.2021

Dates of Online Main Examination - 31.10.2021

Online registration window - 12.07.2021 to 01.08.2021

Online payment of fees - 12.07.2021 to 01.08.2021

Download of Call letter for Prelim - August 2021

Other dates :

Declaration of the result of Preliminary Examination - September/ October 2021

Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main - October 2021

Provisional Allotment - April 2022

2. Eligibility Criteria:

(a) Age( As on 01.07.2021) - Min 20 years and Max 28 Years (Relaxation for reserved categories as per rules)

(b) Min educational qualification (As on 01.08.2021) - Degree in any discipline from a recognized University.

Note 1: Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e. candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.

Note 2: 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.

(3) Structure of Examination (ONLINE):

(a) Pattern of Exam:

i. Preliminary Examination: The test will have 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as given below:

IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelim Exam Pattern
S.No Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 Mins
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Mins
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Mins
TOTAL 100 100 60 Mins

ii. Main Examination:

IBPS Clerk 2021 Main Exam Pattern
S.No Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE) No. of Qs Max Marks Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1 General / Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Mins
2 General English 40 40 35 Mins
3 Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Mins
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Mins
TOTAL 190 200 160 Mins

(4) How to apply:

Candidates can apply online only from 12.07.2021 to 01.08.2021 and no other mode of application will be accepted. The fee can be paid in ONLINE mode only.

(5) Application fees / Intimation charges:

(a) Rs. 175/- (inclusive of GST) for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.

(b) Rs. 850 /- (inclusive of GST) for all others