IBPS Clerk 2020 Notification Out (Re-open) :Apply Online Now for 2557 Vacancies in 11 public sector banks all over India

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)  conducts  recruitment process (CRP) every year to the recruitment of clerical cadre in multiple banks all over the country. All public sector banks use CRP as a base to fill the vacancies for this post. The Recruitment Notification for IBPS Clerk 2020 exam was originally released on 1st September 2020 but the online application process has been re-opened from 23rd October to 06th November, 2020.

Before applying the post candidates should ensure that they fulfills the eligibility criteria and other condition mentioned in advertisement

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020 for 2557 clerk posts
Name of the Organization IBPS
Type of Organization Public sector banks
Total Vacancies 2557
Educational Qualification Any Degree
Pay scale 21,000+
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Last date06/11/2020

Vacancy details:

Total Number of vacancies: 2557

State wise vacancies are as follows

State NameTotal Vacancies
Uttar Pradesh259
Tamil Nadu229
West Bengal151
Madhya Pradesh104
Andhra Pradesh85
Himachal Pradesh45
Jammu and Kashmir7
Dadra and Nagar Haveli/Daman & Diu4
Andaman and Nicobar Islands1
Arunachal Pradesh1

Participating Banks:

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

Educational qualification:

It is mandatory for the candidate to have a degree from the government recognized college or university or the equivalent alternative of a degree considered. There is no particular field specified, a candidate from any study background is allowed only having the degree is mandatory.

What is the age limit?

20-28 Years as on 01.09.2020

Age relaxation as per Govt rules and regulation.


The IBPS Clerk Salary is the sum of the Basic Pay and other allowances.

The initial Basic Pay for IBPS Clerk is Rs 11,765. The IBPS Clerk pay scale is: 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230/1310-1-31540.

IBPS Clerk Application Fee

The category wise fee structure for IBPS Clerk online application is given below. Fee/Intimation charges once paid will NOT be refunded on any account nor can it be held in reserve for any other examination or selection. The application fee must be paid online itself. To know more check the complete guide for IBPS Clerk Application

Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fee
1SC/ST/PWDRs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
2General and OthersRs. 850/- (App. Fee + intimation charges)

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

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

Phase-1: IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination

The preliminary exam of IBPS Clerk CWE 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(ObjectiveNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language303020 minutes
2Numerical Ability353520 minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total100100Composite time of 1 Hour

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

Phase-2: IBPS Clerk Mains Examination

Major changes have been observed in the Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk 2019 Exam. IBPS Clerk Mains Exam will now constitute of 190 questions that needs to be completed in a time frame of 160 minutes.

Previously, Computer Aptitude and Reasoning Ability Section used to be conducted separately. But, in the recent update by IBPS, both these sections are amalgamated together and will constitute of 50 questions that needs to be solved in a time duration of 45 minutes. Both Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam will be conducted bilingually, i.e. both in English and in Hindi. Let’s have a look at the Exam Pattern for IBPS Clerk CWE VIII.

S.No.Name of Tests(ObjectiveNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
2English Language404035 minutes
3Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
4General/ Financial Awareness505035 minutes
Total190200160 minutes

How to Apply:

Interested and eligible candidates have to apply online through the official website of ibps.

Notification (download)

Notification (re-open notice)

Apply online (official website)

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