IBPS Clerk 2021

IBPS Clerk Exam 2021 Highlights

IBPS is one of the major employing organizations which conducts recruitment drives to employ eligible candidates into the various banking organizations. IBPS Clerk exam is one such important examination that is held every year to recruit eligible candidates in the clerical cadre. IBPS Calendar 2021 is finally out. IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims exam will be held in August and September 2021. Let's look at the highlights of the exam. 

Conducting BodyIBPS
Mode of Exam Online
Phases 2 (Preliminary, Mains)
Negative Marking 0.25 marks
Time Duration 1 hour for Prelims and 2 hours 40 minutes for Mains
Maximum Marks 100 for Prelims and 200 for Mains

IBPS Clerk Notification 2021

The IBPS Clerk calender 2021 has been released. It conducts an online examination every year to recruit eligible candidates to the post of Clerk. All the exams conducted by IBPS hold utmost importance as they give a golden chance to make your place in one of the best banks listed under IBPS. The online registration and application process for IBPS Clerk exam 2021 is expected to start in the month of July --cy- because IBPS Clerk Prelims is scheduled to take place on August 28, 29, 2021 and September 04, 05, 2021. The Mains exam will be held on October 31, 2021. 

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2021

IBPS conducts online examinations every year to recruit eligible candidates for various posts. IBPS Clerk is among the important examinations conducted by IBPS every year. Before you start your preparation for IBPS Clerk exam 2021 you should get hold of the complete syllabus of IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains. You will not be able to start your preparation without knowing IBPS Clerk syllabus 2021. Find the complete expexcted syllabus of IBPS Clerk exam 2021 in the table below.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2021

As per previous trends, IBPS Clerk Prelims 2021 is expected to consist of two phases and without qualifying Prelims, you will not be able to appear in IBPS Clerk Mains. Therefore you need to be well aware of the IBPS Clerk syllabus for Prelims. Given below is the expected IBPS Clerk syllabus in detail.

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Language
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest Miscellaneous
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Tabulation Data Interpretation Passage Completion
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion Deriving Conclusion
Blood Relations Number Systems Rearrangement of Passage
Input Output Sequence & Series Sentence correction
Coding Decoding Permutation Surds & Indices Spotting Errors
Combination &Probability Percentage Grammar
Analogy Percentages Theme Detection
Classification Trignometry  
Word Formation Profit,Loss and Discount  
Statement and Conclusion    

IBPS Clerk Mains Syllabus

IBPS Clerk Mains is the next important step towards your final selection as a Clerk in one of the best banking organizations. Your selection will be based on this second and final step. Therefore you will have to ensure that you work very hard to reach your goal. You should start off by noting down the expected IBPS Clerk syllabus topic wise for Mains in detail.

Quantitative AptitudeGeneral AwarenessReasoning & Computer AptitudeEnglish Language
Simplification Financial Awareness Verbal Reasoning Internet Reading Comprehension
Average Current Affairs Syllogism Memory Vocabulary
Percentage General Knowledge Circular Seating Arrangement Keyboard Shortcuts Grammar
Ratio and Percentage Banking Terms Linear Seating Arrangement Computer Abbreviation Verbal Ability
Data Interpretation Overview of Indian Financial System Double Lineup Microsoft Office Fill in the suitable words
Mensuration and Geometry Recent credit and monetary policies Scheduling Computer Hardware Spotting errors
Quadratic Equation Important Government Schemes on capital & money market Input Output Computer Software Active/ passive voice
Interest Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc. Blood Relations Operating System Phrases and idioms
Problems of Ages Introdcution to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc. Directions and Distances Networking Direct and indirect
Profit and Loss Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months Ordering and Ranking Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies Comprehension Passage completion
Number Series   Data Sufficiency Security tools and viruses Rearrangement of passage
Speed, Distance and Time   Coding and Decoding   Theme detection
Time and Work   Code Inequalities    
Number System        
Data Sufficiency        
Linear Equation        
Permutation, Combination & Probability        
Mixture and Allegations        

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2021

IBPS Clerk is one of the most popular examinations and the competition therefore will be quite tough. You need to be fully prepared with whatever resources you have. IBPS has always maintained its level and therefore you need to ensure that you do not leave any stone unturned in your IBPS Clerk exam preparation. For that you need to be sure that you know all the important details related to the IBPS Clerk exam and knowing the IBPS Clerk exam pattern should be the first step towards it. IBPS is expected to conduct online exmaination in two phases for the post of Clerk: Prelims and Mains. There will be no interview after IBPS Clerk Mains exam 2021 and the scores obtained in this will ensure the final selection.

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam pattern 2021

IBPS Clerk Prelims 2021 will be an online objective test with multiple choice questions. The IBPS Clerk exam pattern consist of three sections - English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability. All these sections will be allotted different marks. Total marks will be 100 and sectional timing will be allotted for each section. You have to qualify in each of these tests. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks in the IBPS Clerk Prelims exam. IBPS will release sectional cut-offs for each subject. You have to score these minimum qualifying marks to enter the next phase ie IBPS Clerk Mains. The expected Prelims IBPS Clerk exam pattern is given below.

S.No.SectionNo. of QuestionsMarksTime Allotted
1. English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Minutes
3. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100 1 Hour

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2021

If you qualify IBPS Clerk Prelims, you have to appear in the second phase: IBPS Clerk Mains. You need to qualify the overall cut-off marks along with the sectional cut-offs. The IBPS Clerk exam pattern 2021 for Mains consist of four sections/tests: English Language, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude, General/Financial Awareness and Quantitative Aptitude. You need to prepare for all these subjects in a good way in order to qualify all the sections along with the overall cut-off of the IBPS Clerk exam. The total questions in IBPS Clerk Mains will be 190 and the time duration will be 2hour 40 minutes. The number of questions in each section will vary. The timings will be different for all sections and you will not be able to switch between the sections until the timing for that section gets exhausted. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks just like in the Prelims Exam. The IBPS Clerk exam pattern 2021 for Mains is given below.

S.No.Test NameNo. of QuestionsMarksTime Allotted
1. General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes
2. General English 40 40 35 Minutes
3. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Minutes
4. Reasoning Ability & Computer Knowledge 50 60 45 Minutes
Total 190 200 2 Hours 40 minutes

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2021

IBPS has its exam calendar according to which it carries out its scheduled exams and it has been released for the year 2021. The download link for IBPS Calander 2021 of IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains is now available in its official website. The IBP Clerk Prelims exams dates are as follows: August 28, 29, 2021 and September 04, 05, 2021. The Mains exam of the same is scheduled on October 31, 2021.The IBPS Clerk exam dates 2021 can be inferred from below-

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates

IBPS Clerk Important EventsImportant Dates
On-line registration for IBPS 2021-22 including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates To be notified later
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates To be notified later
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) for IBPS Clerk To be notified later
Download of call letters for IBPS Clerk Pre- Exam Training To be notified later
Conduct of IBPS Clerk Pre-exam Training To be notified later
Download of call letters for IBPS Clerk PRE Exam August 2021
IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Dates August 28, 29, September 04, 05, 2021
Result of IBPS Clerk PRE Exam To be notified later
Download of Call letter for IBPS Clerk Mains exam October 2021
IBPS Clerk  Mains Exam Dates October 31, 2021
Provisional Allotment date of IBPS Clerk To be notified later

IBPS Clerk Salary 2021

IBPS conducts exams to recruit staff in various banking organizations in the country. It is the dream of every job aspirant to get a job which is secure and also provides benefits along with a good salary. This is why jobs in the banking sector are preferred. IBPS Clerk exam is also one of the most popular jobs as it gives a good opportunity to enter the banking sector and lets one grow gradually, while learning all smaller and bigger tasks in a bank and understand its working. An IBPS Clerk is paid well since the start. Given below is the details for IBPS Clerk salary.

  • Basic pay - Rs.23450/- p.m
  • Pay scale - 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230/1310-1-31540

IBPS Clerk Job profile

Majority of job aspirants apply for IBPS clerk exam every year. IBPS Clerk has gained a lot of importance and popularity among the job aspirants in recent years.While you plan to apply for IBPS Clerk exam 2021, you should have good idea about the job profile of an IBPS Clerk.

  • A Clerk selected through IBPS will be employed in any one of the banks where you will be responsible for handling the cash related tasks.
  • Maintaining daily transactions in the computer.
  • A Clerk is also known as Single Window Operator and are responsible for handling the customers and their queries.
  • A Bank Clerk may also be expected to indulge into marketing practices for the financial products of the banks.
  • A Clerk will also be responsible for withdrawals, deposits, verifying cheques, demand drafts etc.


IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2021

IBPS conducts online examinations every year, all over India, to fill in the vacancies under various posts in all the public sector banks. All banks release their vacancies for different posts. IBPS clerk vacancies for the year 2021 have not been out yet. The vacancies announced for IBPS Clerk 2020 was 2557. IBPS is expected to announce a similar number of vacancies for 2021 as well.  IBPS Clerk vacancies state wise of the previous year can be inferred from the table below

Number of vacancies (Statewise)

Total vacancies in IBPS Clerk recruitment 2020 state wise and category wise is mentioned below

ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ANDHRA PRADESH 1 1 1 0 7 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
ARUNACHAL PRADESH 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
ASSAM 1 7 0 1 7 16 0 0 0 0 2 0
BIHAR 23 0 9 8 36 76 1 0 1 1 7 3
CHANDIGARH 1 0 1 0 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
CHHATTISGARH 0 2 0 0 5 7 0 0 0 0 1 0
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI and DAMAN & DIU 0 1 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
DELHI(NCT) 10 4 17 6 30 67 0 0 0 0 7 2
GOA 0 3 2 1 11 17 0 0 0 0 1 0
GUJARAT 5 20 31 10 53 119 2 1 2 0 11 7
HARYANA 6 0 9 2 18 35 0 0 0 0 2 0
HIMACHAL PRADESH 9 1 9 3 18 40 0 1 0 1 3 2
JAMMU & KASHMIR 1 0 1 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
JHARKHAND 5 13 5 4 28 55 0 0 0 1 5 2
KARNATAKA 4 2 6 2 15 29 0 0 0 0 2 0
KERALA 3 0 10 2 17 32 1 0 0 0 2 1
LADAKH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LAKSHADWEEP 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
MADHYA PRADESH 12 14 9 7 33 75 1 0 1 0 8 3
MAHARASHTRA 34 28 89 32 151 334 4 4 4 4 33 15
MANIPUR 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
MEGHALAYA 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MIZORAM 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
NAGALAND 0 2 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODISHA 2 10 7 3 21 43 1 0 0 0 3 1
PUDUCHERRY 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
PUNJAB 38 0 28 12 58 136 10 0 2 3 13 5
RAJASTHAN 7 5 9 4 23 48 0 1 0 1 4 1
SIKKIM 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TAMIL NADU 9 0 13 7 48 77 0 1 1 0 6 2
TELANGANA 3 1 5 1 10 20 0 0 0 0 2 0
TRIPURA 4 0 0 1 6 11 0 0 0 0 2 1
UTTAR PRADESH 19 3 41 12 61 136 3 2 2 2 12 6
UTTARAKHAND 4 0 1 1 12 18 0 0 0 0 1 0
WEST BENGAL 28 4 28 16 49 125 1 2 0 1 11 5

IBPS Clerk Marking Scheme

All the exams conducted by IBPS follow a particular marking scheme. It has been following a fixed scheme since many years now. IBPS Clerk exam consists of two phases: Prelims and Mains and both the phases consists of questions carrying 1 mark each and a penalty of 0.25 marks is applied to every incorrect answer. This implies that for every incorrect answer, 1/4th of the marks allotted to that question will be deducted as penalty. There will not be any penalty for an unattempted question.

IBPS Clerk Marking Scheme

IBPS Clerk Marking SchemeMarks deductions
For correct answers 1 mark
For wrong answers -0.25 marks
For not attempted 0 (no marks)

IBPS Clerk Exam Language

IBPS Clerk exam 2021 will consist of questions from various subjects in Prelims and Mains. Both these tests will be 'bilingual' which means you have the choice of choosing any one exam language from English and Hindi. This choice will not be applied to the test of English Language section of IBPS Clerk exam 2021.

IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2021

Before you start the application process for IBPS Clerk exam 2021, you will have to first ensure if you are eligible for the same. You need to be eligible in all respects as per the criteria mentioned by IBPS, failing which you will not be allowed to apply for the IBPS Clerk exam. You need to follow the complete IBPS Clerk eligibility criteria including educational qualifications, age etc.

IBPS Clerk Educational Criteria

You need to possess a graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university or equivalent qualification recognized by Central Government to apply for IBPS Clerk exam 2021. If you fail to possess the required qualification, you will not be able to apply or appear in the IBPS Clerk exam.

PostEducational Qualification
IBPS Clerk
  • A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
  • The candidate must possess 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 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.
  • Ex-Servicemen who do not possess the above civil examination qualifications should be matriculate Ex-Servicemen who have obtained the Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force after having completed not less than 15 years of service in the Armed Forces of the Union as on 23.09.2020. Such certificates should be dated on or before 23.09.2020.

IBPS Clerk Age Criteria 

You have to make sure that you are eligible with respect to the age criteria mentioned in the IBPS Clerk notification 2021. You have to fall under the specified age limit mentioned by IBPS. If you fail to possess the required qualification your candidature will be cancelled.

PostAge Criteria
IBPS Clerk Minimum age - 20 years / Maximum - 28 years

IBPS Clerk Age Relaxation

Apart from the age criteria that IBPS mentions in its notification, it also provides a relaxation in age for different categories. The period of relaxation will vary according to the categories. It provides this relaxation in order to give some advantage to the backward classes.

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 Years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 Years
Persons With Disabilities 10 Years
Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen actual period of service rendered in the defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
Widows, divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried 9 Years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 Years
Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only) 5 Years

IBPS Clerk 2021: How to Apply Online

The IBPS Clerk calendar2021 is finally out. The application process for IBPS Clerk 2021 will commence once the notification regarding the same is out.  The IBPS Clerk 2021 application process is online and therefore you have to make sure that you use one of the supported browsers to avoid any errors while you apply online. The complete IBPS Clerk 2021 application process will be done in few simple steps:

  • Visit official website of IBPS and register yourself by clicking on the "New Registration" tab.
  • You will have to upload your scanned photograph and signature according to the mentioned specifications.
  • Fill up your complete details in the IBPS Clerk 2021 online application form thereafter including your educational,professional and other details. Make sure the details are all correct and verified.
  • Submit your verified application form and move to the final step.
  • After all the details have been entered, the application will get completed only after the application fee will be paid which will be done in online mode. You will have to choose one of the online payment options and submit the exam fee.
  • Click on "Final Submit".

IBPS Clerk Application Fee

Without the submission of the application fee, the IBPS Clerk 2021 application process will not be considered complete.The IBPS Clerk fee amount may vary according to the different categories. The fee will have to be paid online. The details of the IBPS Clerk exam application fee as per categories is as follows:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates Rs. 175 (inclusive of GST)
Others Rs. 850 (inclusive of GST)

IBPS Clerk Exam Centre

IBPS Clerk admit card 2021 will have all the details related to the exam centre. The choice of exam centre is asked at the time of filling the IBPS Clerk application form. These exam centres will have all the facilities for the smooth conduct of IBPS Clerk exam. Given below is the list of all the IBPS Clerk exam centres. You can go through them.

State CodeState / UT / NCRPreliminary Examination CentreMain Examination Center
11 Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
12 Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam
13 Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
14 Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
15 Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna
16 Chandigarh Chandigarh/Mohali Chandigarh/Mohali
17 Chhattisgarh Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
18 Dadra & Nagar Haveli Surat, Jamnagar Surat
19 Daman & Diu Surat, Jamnagar Surat
20 Delhi Delhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram Delhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram
21 Goa Panaji Panji
22 Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Vadodra
23 Haryana Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Hissar
24 Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Hamirpur, Shimla
25 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
26 Jharkhand Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
27 Karnataka Bengaluru, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore
28 Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
29 Lakshadweep Kavarrati Kavaratti
30 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Indore
31 Maharashtra Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur Aurangabad, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune
32 Manipur Imphal Imphal
33 Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
34 Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
35 Nagaland Kohima Kohima
36 Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar
37 Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
38 Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
39 Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Jaipur, Udaipur
40 Sikkim Bardang/ Gangtok Bardang/ Gangtok
41 Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli
42 Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad
43 Tripura Agartala Agartala
44 Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/ Greater Noida, Sitapur, Varanasi Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi
45 Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee Dehradun
46 West Bengal Asansol, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Siliguri Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri

IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2021

Once the application process for the IBPS Clerk exam 2021 is completed, the admit cards of IBPS Clerk exam will be released few days before the examination. You have to download the admit card from the official website of IBPS. You need to bring a copy of it along with valid identity proof to the examination hall. The admit card of IBPS Clerk exam 2021 will contain all details related to the exam centre, venue, date, and time.

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IBPS Clerk Previous year Cut off

The level of all the examinations conducted by IBPS is high and you need to work hard to score good marks in these exams. IBPS Clerk exam also maintains a decently good level for a few years due to the high competition and a large number of candidates applying for the post every year. Knowing the previous year pattern and IBPS Clerk previous year cut-off would help to a great extent in planning your preparation. Refer to the table given below for the IBPS Clerk cut-off for the previous year. 

IBPS Clerk Mains Cut Off 2019 (Final)

Uttar Pradesh 45.13 38.63
Delhi 49.63 42.38
Madhya Pradesh 44 41.63
Gujarat 42.25 36.13
Goa 35 32.25
Bihar 45.38 42.63
Chattisgarh 43.63 43.63
Tamil Nadu 47 46.75
Odisha 46.13 45.50
Rajasthan 47.38 44.75
Haryana 48.63 41
Andhra Pradesh 45.13 44.13
Telangana 43.88 43.38
Tripura 40.13
Karnataka 40.38 38.75
Kerala 49.63 47.88
Himachal Pradesh 47.13 35.88
Jammu & Kashmir 49.25 34.88
Maharashtra 42.88 41
Jharkhand 43.38 39
Assam 41.88 36.50
West Bengal 47.38 37.75
Punjab 48.88 48.88
Chandigarh 47.25 44.50
Arunachal Pradesh 41.50
Daman & Diu 38.13 38.13
Sikkim 42.13 39
Uttarakhand 49.88 39.63

IBPS Clerk Region-Wise Cut Off 2019

Uttar Pradesh 68.25
Madhya Pradesh 70
Delhi 71.75
Gujarat 67
Bihar 65
Tamil Nadu 57.75
Odisha 75.75
Rajasthan 71.25
Haryana 68.5
Andhra Pradesh 66
Telangana 61
Karnataka 53.25
Himachal Pradesh 75
Jharkhand 73
Maharashtra 61.5
Assam 63
West Bengal 70.75
Punjab 75
Chandigarh 71.5

IBPS Clerk Online Course 2021

The process for any exam will not be considered well finished if you do not prepare well for it. IBPS Clerk can also be counted among one of the most sought-after jobs. Therefore, you can expect the competition to be high enough, and keeping this in mind you will have to put extra effort to get an edge over others. To help you with the preparation ixamBee has come up with a comprehensive yet appropriate and crisp online course 2020-21 designed by Arunima Sinha (Ex-Grade B Officer SIDBI, Ex-Bank PO), Chandra Prakash Joshi (Ex-RBI Grade B Officer, promoted to AGM. Has worked as Senior VP with YES Bank. B.Sc.Agri (Hons) and PhD MBA (Finance) from ISB Hyderabad), Karan Sardana (B.Tech. Expert faculty for Quantitative Aptitude (Maths) and Reasoning for Banking and SSC exams for last 10 years), Shweta Singh (earlier worked with ICICI Bank in training and development for about 7 years. B.Sc.Agri (Hons) and MBA (Finance) from IIM Ahmedabad). 

The IBPS Clerk Online Course consists of:

  • 375 + Videos covering the entire syllabus of the Prelims and Mains Exam for IBPS Clerk exams.
  • 100+ videos prepared exclusively for Mains examination explaining the correct approach to solve difficult and time taking questions along with the concepts and shortcuts.
  • The study notes in PDF format specially for the General and Financial Awareness Section, and wherever required for easy learning and quick revision.
  • 125 + Difficulty Based Chapter Tests comprising 7000+ Questions divided into Easy, Moderate, and High Levels for each chapter for all the subjects to help you prepare systematically.
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IBPS Clerk Free Mock tests 2021

Qualifying any exam is not tough if you do it with complete dedication and determination. Apart from making a study plan and following it religiously, you also need to include one very important thing in it, i.e. "practice". You should practice as much as you can as that is the only way with the help of which you will be able to make yourself perfect and give that finishing touch to your preparation. Practicing mock tests is one of the best ways to strengthen your preparation, as it gives you a real experience of the actual examination and also let you check the level of your preparation. You can practice IBPS Clerk free mock tests at ixamBee and make your way to success.

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IBPS Clerk Preparation Strategy 2021

The IBPS Clerk exam is going to be held in August, September and October 2021.  You should take good advantage of the present time by utilizing it wisely. Grabbing any job today is not an easy nut to crack and therefore you need to prepare yourself well.

  • The first and foremost step is to acquaint yourself with the complete IBPS Clerk syllabus and then prepare your study plan accordingly. You need to focus your mind on your goal.
  • You should set practical goals for yourself that are within your limits.
  • Do not just concentrate on mugging up new things and concepts without testing yourself.
  • Always practice questions and exercises so that you are well aware of how much you have learned and how much you need to learn more, irrespective of the subject.
  • Do not forget to make out time for yourself. Take well-deserved breaks.
  • There will never be any fixed preparation strategy that will suit each one of you, but you need to work on it to make it suitable for yourself.

IBPS Clerk Books 2021

There are numerous competitive exams conducted in a year and IBPS Clerk is one of those important exams which is awaited by many job aspirants who are willing to work in the banking sector. The competition being high, you need to do smart work and not just hard work. But before you start making your smart preparation plan, one basic thing that remains the same in all cases is good quality study material which includes high-quality books that will assist you in your preparation. It needs to be seen that the IBPS Clerk exam books you pick is helpful enough and you don't waste your time in just trial and error. You can refer to some good books for IBPS Clerk exam from the table below:

IBPS Clerk SubjectsUseful Books for IBPS ClerkIBPS Clerk Exam Book’s Author
English Language Objective General English SP Bakshi
Descriptive General English SP Bakshi and Richa Sharma
High School English Grammar and Composition Wren and Martin
Word Power Made Easy Normal Lewis
Reasoning Ability A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal B.S. Sijwali and Indu Sijwali
Analytical Reasoning MK Pandey (For the chapters required for analytical reasoning)
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning R.S. Aggarwal
Quantitative Aptitude Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams RS Aggarwal
Data Interpretation for CAT Arun Sharma
Magical book on Quicker Maths M Tyra
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Verma
General and Financial Awareness Banking Awareness Handbook of Banking Information N.S.Toor
Banking Awareness Arihant Publication
Static GK General Knowledge Arihant
Lucent General Knowledge -
Pratiyogita Darpan SQ Sachdeva Mahendra Jain
Computer Aptitude Objective Computer Awareness for General Competitive Exams Arihant Publishers
Computer Fundamentals P.K Sinha

IBPS Clerk Blogs

IBPS Clerk has been one of the most popular examinations recently. Thus the competition and the stress of qualifying the final stage is manifold. IBPS has always been good in its level of questions that are asked in all its examinations and therefore you need to prepare in a different way. You should have an advantage over others by taking up all possible sources of information. Read some useful blogs on IBPS Clerk preparation and increase your pool of knowledge.





IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern for Prelims & Mains – Study Material

IBPS Clerk Additional Information

IBPS provides the facility of Pre-Exam Training for some categories. This Pre-exam Training is held in various centres across the country. This training is held to give all exam related information that help you in appearing for the exam in a smooth manner. The training will have to be undertaken at your own cost and you have to give your preference while filling the IBPS Clerk application form.

It is extremely necessary that you grab every opportunity that comes your way so that you have an edge over other candidates. This opportunity is provided to you by ixamBee in the form of videos that give you additional information regarding the exam/study material, preparation tips, time management etc. Go through the link below and enjoy learning.





Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: What is the minimum educational qualification required to apply for IBPS Clerk  2021 Examination?

The minimum qualification required to apply for IBPS Clerk  2021 will be a 'graduate' degree in any discipline from a recognized university.

Q2: Can we choose Hindi as the exam language in IBPS Clerk  2021?

Yes. IBPS Clerk  2021 Exam will be bilingual. You can choose Hindi or English except in the test of English Language.

Q3: Is the IBPS Clerk  2021 Examination ONLINE or OFFLINE?

The IBPS Clerk  2021 Exam will be in ONLINE mode.

Q4: What is the age limit for the IBPS Clerk  2021 post?

The minimum age limit for IBPS Clerk will be 20 years and the maximum age limit will be 28 years.

Q5: Will there be any sectional timings in IBPS Clerk  2021 Exam?

There will not be any sectional timings in the IBPS Clerk Prelims. IBPS Clerk Mains will have sectional timings.

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