IBPS Recruitment 2021 – Online Application For CRP Clerk-XI 7855 Posts

IBPS Recruitment 2021

IBPS(Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) released an official ibps clerk notification 2021 for conduct a common recruitment process (CRP) to the recruitment of clericle cadre in multiple banks all over the Country.

IBPS will be going to Conduct The Clerk exam for the 11th year now and Hence Name IBPS Clerk CRP XI. The IBPS CRP Conduct on Two levels- preliminary exam and Mains Exam. Candidates Qualifying in both these exams are selected for the Post. In this article, we are discussing the selection process, exam pattern, application fee, eligibility criteria, the application process, salary and Other details of the Exam.


IBPS Recruitment Details

Name of The Post: Clerk

No. of Posts: In the New IBPS Clerk Notification 2021, The vacancies have been revised to 7855 Posts, Previously the Vacancies were 5830.

The State Wise IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2021

The state-wise and Category wise IBPS Clerk Vacancies are also been released with BPS Notification 2021. Candidates may check State wise vacancy details before apply. State and Category wise vacancy details are given below-

IBPS Clerk State wise and Category wise vacancy
State NameTotal Vacancies
Andaman & Nicobar05
Andhra Pradesh387
Arunachal Pradesh14
Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman& Diu03
Delhi (NCT)318
Himachal Pradesh113
Jammu & Kashmir26
Madhya Pradesh389
Tamil Nadu843
Uttar Pradesh1039
West Bengal516


Participating Banks In IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam

The Total Number of Participating Banks in IBPS Clerk Recruitment has been reduced this year. The list of Participating Banks in IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021 is given below

Bank of BarodaCanara BankIndian Overseas BankUCO Bank
Bank of IndiaCentral Bank of IndiaPunjab National BankUnion Bank of India
Bank of MaharashtraIndian BankPunjab & Sind Bank 


Eligibility Criteria for IBPS Clerk 2021

The Candidate Must fulfil the below-given Eligibility Criteria to be eligible for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2021:

Educational Qualification:

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 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 of 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.


Age Limit (As on 01.07.2021)

The Candidate Must be 20 Years to 28 Years. i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1993 and no later than 01.07.2001 (both dates inclusive)

Relaxation of Upper age limit

Sr. No.CategoryAge Relaxation
1Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe5 years
2Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)3 years
3Persons With Disabilities10 years
4Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemenactual 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
5Widows, divorced women and women legally
separated from their husbands who have not remarried
Age concession upto the age of 35 years for General/EWS, 38 years for OBC and 40 years for SC/ST candidates
6Persons affected by 1984 riots5 years


IBPS Clerk Application Fee

The Category-wise fee structure for the IBPS Clerk Online Application is Given Below.

Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fee
1SC/ST/PWDRs.175/- (Intimation Charge Only)
2General and OthersRs.850/- (App. fee including intimation Charge)

How to Apply for IBPS Clerk XI Recruitment 2020:

  1. Scroll down and Check Important Web Link Section.
  2. Click on Online Apply Link.
  3. Then open a webpage.
  4. Now click on New Registration Button.
  5. Enter all required Details and make fees payment as per your caste.
  6. And Click on submit.


Important Dates for IBPS Recruitment 2021

Starting Dates of Online Application7-10-2021
Last Date of Online Application27-10-2021
Date of Online Prelims ExamDecember 2021
Date of Online Main ExamJanuary/ February 2022

Important Links of IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2021

Download Official NotificationClick Here
Online Application LinkClick Here
Check Exam SyllabusClick Here
Visit Official WebsiteClick Here


IBPS Clerk 2021 Selection Process

The Recruitment Process of IBPS Clerk CRP XI occurs in two Phase:

  1. Preliminary Examination
  2. Mains Examination

Scholars are needed to qualify for both these examinations to get elected for the post of clerk cadre in top of the premier Public Sector Banks. The main thing to note presently’s that there’s no interview process needed for the selection of applicants after the mains examination. 100 weightage is given to the result of the mains examination result.

  1. Preliminary Examination

The Preliminary Examination Consisting of Objective Test of 100 marks will be conducted through Online. This Exam will be of 1 Hour duration with 3 Tests as follows. Candidates will have to qualify in each of the three tests of preliminary examination by securing Cut-Off marks to be decided by IBPS. based on the performance of this exam Candidates will be selected for Mains Exam.

Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
English Language303020 minutes
Numerical Ability353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total10010060 Minutes


2.Mains Examination

The Candidates who will be shortlisted for the Mains Examination on the basis of their performance in the preliminary examination will have to appear for the Mains Examination of 200 marks. This mains Exam syllabus of this recruitment will be as follows.

Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
English Language303020 minutes
Numerical Ability353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total10010060 Minutes


Q.What is the Exam Date of IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam?

Answer: IBPS Clerk 2021 Prelims held in December 2021 and Mains Exam will be conducted in January/February 2022.

Q. How many vacancies are there in IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam?

Answer: A total of 7855 Vacancies of Clerks are announced for IBPS Clerk 2021 CRP XI Exam.

Q.Is There any negative marking in IBPS Clerk Exam?

answer: Yes, there is a negative marking for Wrong Answers in both Preliminary and Mains Examinations.

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