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October 29, 2020 • 4:25 pm

IBPS Clerk 2020 Recruitment Exam (Prelim | Mains) Notifications

IBPS Clerk 2020


Greetings to all IBPS Clerk Aspirants!

A Clerical Job is very important to all the banks as most of the tasks are done by clerks only. Right from 'filling up the entries and managing the complete data' to 'handling customers', everything is accomplished by bank clerks.

If you are seeking to pursue your career in banking, then you should definitely give a try to clerical jobs as you will have more growth opportunities in this field.

Amongst the various IBPS Recruitment Exams IBPS Clerk is the most simplistic way to enter in the field of Government Banking Jobs.

The IBPS has released the official notification for the candidates who are aspiring IBPS Clerk 2020. You can check the complete details of the exam below.

Below in this blog, we have provided the entire information which you will require to know about a bank clerk in depth. Please use the below links to get the appropriate knowledge –




Why choose IBPS Clerk? Know the Job Benefits here!


Qualifying in IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam is necessary to get recruited for clerk vacancies in public sector banks of India. There are 11 nationalized PSU banks that recruits for clerks & bank teller through IBPS exam.

Being placed at IBPS Clerk position, is the biggest achievement itself. In this section, we'll let you know about all the reasons why you should apply for the IBPS Clerk 2020 and qualify it.

IBPS Clerk jobs bring a bundle of benefits which are listed below-

Flexible Duty Hours and Working in Shifts Facilities.

Challenging Tasks

Traveling and Housing Challenges

Stable Work Environment

Excellent Growth Chances

Dealing with People and Gaining Experience

Leaves Privilege

Medical Benefits

Worthwhile Pension Schemes

Amazing Salary Packages



IBPS Clerk 2020 Recruitment - Complete Details About 2500+ Vacancies!


The vacancies for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam have been released. There are more than 2500 vacancies announced for the post of IBPS Clerk.

“Let's proceed towards understanding the IBPS Clerk in a better way with Eduncle!”:



IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020 Steps


The IBPS Clerk Exam is conducted within two phases – IBPS Clerk Prelims and IBPS Clerk Main Exam.

Firstly, the candidates are required to appear in the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam and qualify it.

If they succeed in qualifying the IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam only then, they can appear in IBPS Clerk Main Phase otherwise, they will be eliminated.

On the basis of their performance in Main Exam, a merit list will be prepared.

These shortlisted candidates were allotted their banks on the basis of their bank preferences (filled at the time of online application).

Important: The candidates are required to score more than the cutoff marks (sectional + overall) to qualify the Prelims and Main Exam.

The recruitment procedure ends after provisional allotment. And then, the allotted banks perform the further procedure for candidates joining.



Bank Clerk Joining Procedure


In this process, the allotted banks send emails containing each and every detail about joining to their finalized candidates.

In these emails, they mention –

Candidates' Joining Date and Time

Joining Location (Branches)

Formalities which will be required to be done by the candidates' side at the time of joining

Important Documents to be submitted

Other Important Information (Vary from Bank to Bank).



IBPS Clerk 2020 Recruitment Assessment Criteria


In the IBPS Clerk Recruitment, the candidates will be assessed on the basis of their knowledge in those 5 sections - Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, English, General Awareness and Computer Knowledge.


The Prelims and Main Tests have the different levels of question paper difficulties. The candidates need to perform really well at both the levels.


Candidate's Banking Knowledge should be excellent!



What's New in IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020 Process?


Selection Process - No Interviews will be conducted for the selection of IBPS Clerk. The aspirants will only have to perform brilliantly in Prelims and Mains Rounds to achieve the Bank Clerk Qualification.

Total Vacancies - 2500+. Last year there were 12000+ vacancies.

Participating Organization - Only 11 banks will be participating in IBPS Clerk 2020.

Now, when you have the complete knowledge about IBPS Clerk 2020 Recruitment Procedure! You can begin your preparation with a perfect study plan.

But before beginning up, make sure that you have all the essential Exam Resources that can help you in boosting up your Bank Clerk Exam 2020 Preparation. At Eduncle, you can grab all these required study material as BONUS!

Check below for more information!



IBPS Clerk Eligibility 2020


Before applying for IBPS Clerk Exam 2020, candidates must satisfy the minimum eligibility criteria required to appear in the exam.

There are three factors of Clerk Eligibility:


Age Limit

Educational Qualification

A candidate must satisfy all these eligibility factors to appear in the exam. Have a detailed look at all these factors here: IBPS Clerk Eligibility 2020



IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020


The IBPS Clerk Syllabus ensures a fair understanding of course.

However, the official website of IBPS does not provide any syllabus for the exam but as per the past years' analysis, Eduncle has recommended some important topics which every aspirant should focus on while preparing for the Bank Clerk Exam.

With this prescribed IBPS Clerk Exam 2020 Syllabus, the candidates will also come to know about the efforts required to cover all those topics and it will also develop a better understanding in preparing a smart study plan.

The IBPS Clerk Exam pattern 2020 has been updated on the official website. Now, we have described the latest syllabus and exam pattern for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam. You may visit this link- Syllabus of IBPS Clerk Prelims & Mains 2020



IBPS Clerk Study Material


Wondering which IBPS Clerk Study Material is the most up to date and comprehensive in 2020? Look nowhere else. You are at the right place! Eduncle provides best material and books to ease out your IBPS Clerk Preparation.

To score more in the exam, try our customized and well-defined study material and take advantage of Bank Clerk Exam 2020 Preparation Tips.

Follow the link - How to Prepare for IBPS Clerk?



IBPS Clerk Previous Year Question Paper for Prelims & Mains Exam


Eduncle experts' advice aspirants to practice with the IBPS Clerk Question Papers of past years.

Solving previous years' question papers and taking IBPS Clerk Online Test are the best ways to assess yourself and also help you in understanding the paper format and the areas of the exam which are important to focus on.

You can also take advantage of IBPS Clerk Question Papers PDF with Eduncle. Stay in Touch!

To enter the talent hunt process for IBPS Clerk and actualize your dreams of becoming a Government Job Employee, you have to perform some formalities online.



IBPS Clerk Online Application Form 2020| Apply Online


To appear in this competitive race, candidates will have to go through the step by step procedure to apply online.

For the ease of candidates while filling up the online application form, Eduncle has come up with the step by step procedure for IBPS Clerk 2020 Apply Online.

The candidates may also check some important points to remember before filling IBPS Clerk Online Application Form 2020.



IBPS Clerk Exam Centers for 2020


The IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2020 will be conducted in different regions of the country. The exam centres for Prelims and Mains Exam are different.

Candidates who are willing to apply for exam, must choose any nearby IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Centers on their own convenience.

Check – IBPS Clerk Exam 2020 Centre



IBPS Clerk 2020 Admit Card | Call Letter | Hall Ticket Download


The candidates won't be permitted to enter the examination hall without admit cards. So don't forget to carry this important document at the time of exam!

Many Resources over the Internet provides notification regarding the release of IBPS Clerk Hall Ticket but Eduncle makes it more convenient for candidates to get their IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2020 with the help of detailed procedure and relevant information.

Please visit the following link to get more information - IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2020 - Download here.




How to prepare for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam? Complete Tips and Strategies are here!


Qualifying IBPS Clerk in not that tough. The difficulty level of this exam is easier than the IBPS PO, IBPS SO and IBPS RRB Recruitment Exams. Below we are providing some useful tips to boost up your confidence level and motivate you to achieve the success in this exam.

Please follow the tips given below and prepare accordingly-

Understand the paper format completely and then plan up your strategies for the exam.

Gather all the IBPS Clerk essentials before beginning up your preparation and study in such a way that you can complete the entire syllabus before the exam.

The toughest subject to qualify in IBPS Clerk, is General Awareness because the questions can be come from any topic and from anywhere, so candidates are required to be very well prepared for this section.

To qualify the GK section in Bank Clerk Exam 2020, the candidates should read the important banking terms which can be asked in exams and books or magazines related to banking awareness.

The Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning question papers are comparatively easier in IBPS Clerk Exam, so if you practice well with the short tricks and formulas, you can easily score in these two exams.

English is very necessary for every bank aspirant, as after joining they have to communicate with many people so they should have great communication skills.

Start Reading English Newspapers and Novels and watch English Movies and TV Shows to improve your English. And for better practices, you can make it a habit of talking in English.



Daily Study Schedule



Daily Hours to Spend on Studies

Best Time to Study

Quantitative Aptitude

1 Hour

Noon Hours


1 Hour

Noon Hours or after Evening

General Awareness

2 Hours

Morning Hours


1 Hour


Computer Knowledge

1 Hour


Spend at least 6 hours daily on your studies. Also find some time for revision!

Revise the whole data what you studied whole day long before going to sleep.

Also manage some time for mind relaxation. Do such activities which boost up your memory skills and also relaxes your mood.


Stay updated with each and every IBPS Clerk Notification!



IBPS Clerk Cut Off Marks


Every candidate who is going to aspire IBPS Clerk should be very well aware of the qualifying criteria for all the two phases – Prelims and Mains.


As per the IBPS Guidelines, the candidates who score more than the cut off marks are declared as qualified in the exam. There are two types of cut off marks for both the exams- Sectional Cutoff and Overall Cutoff.


Beside clearing the sectional and total cut-off, you also need to score more marks than your category's cut-off so that you can get an interview call.


It is recommended to score as much as possible in the Mains Exam, so that the interview marks do not affect your overall marks needed to get a bank allotment through IBPS.

The deeper you get in the recruitment process, the tougher the completion is. So, it is necessary to score more than other candidates to get finally selected.




IBPS Clerk Result 2020 | Score Card


After successful completion of IBPS Clerk Exam 2020, the IBPS Clerk Result will be declared. As per the basic selection process, the candidates must score more than the cut-off marks in each separate section and the combined score should also be more than the IBPS Clerk Cut off Marks.


Keep in touch with us to get the - IBPS Clerk Result 2020




IBPS Clerk Participating Banks and Vacancies Available - Know the Complete details here 


Total 17 banks are participating in IBPS CWE Clerk Recruitment process, candidates are suggested to check the list of participating banks.



IBPS Clerk 2020 Participating Banks


Bank of Baroda

Bank of India

Bank of Maharashtra

Canara Bank

Central Bank of India

Indian Bank

Indian Overseas Bank

Punjab National Bank

Punjab & Sind Bank

UCO Bank

Union Bank of India

Punjab National Bank and Canara Banks offer the highest and second highest vacancies respectively. So, candidates are advised to consider these two banks at top priorities while filling up the bank preferences in the online application.

Highest vacancies are available in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra and in Uttar Prades. 

You must check the State-wise and Bank wise IBPS Clerk Vacancy details before applying for the exam.



IBPS Clerk Roles and Responsibilities - List of Tasks that a Clerk Performs!


To apprise IBPS Clerk aspirants about the Clerk Designation and Job Tasks, Eduncle has come up with the complete information. Please check it out!



Single Window Operator (SWO)


Acknowledgments of Mail Received.

Receipt of Cheques, Drafts, Dividend Warrants, Pay Orders and Bills Etc.

Issue of E.S.I. Stamps.

Recounting of Currency Notes by Cash Department Staff.

Ensuring The Proper Contents in Covers and Envelopes Including Registered Ones Before Dispatch.



Head Cashier (HC)


Greet the Customers and Solve their Problems

Handling All the Cash Transaction Activities

Receive Payment by Cash, Cheques, Credit Card Etc

Checking Daily Cash Accounts

Providing Training and Assistance to New Joined Cashier and Mentor Cashiers

Overviewing Monthly, Weekly and Daily Report of Transactions.



Special Assistants (SA)


Passing Independently, Manually or Online, Cash Instruments and Clearing and Transfer Cheques, Vouchers Etc.

Accept, Verify and Post Cash/ Transfer/Clearing Cheques and Other Instruments, Either Manually or Online and Give Due Acknowledgements.

Signing Vouchers, Checks, Drafts, Mail Transfers, Pay Orders, Bill Schedules, Demand Notices, Statement Certificates Etc.

Checking All Vouchers, Statements, Cheques, Drafts Etc.

Checking All the Accounts Manually or Online.

Checking The Coding and Decoding of Telegram./li>

Discharging, Endorsing Cheques, Bills, Etc.



Universal Teller (UT)


Receive Cheques/ Withdrawal Forms/ Demand Drafts/ Bankers' Cheques, Process.

Verifying Customers Account Details.

Receive Cash and Signing on Counter Slips/ Acknowledgments.

Maintain and Manage Records, Tally Cash and Hand Over Remaining Cash to Head Cashier and Generation of Relevant/ Required Reports.

Update Pass Books.

Apart from these duties, an IBPS Clerk Officer also performs tasks of Agriculture Assistant, Telephone and Telex Operators and Stenographer.

After knowing the IBPS Clerk Job Details, would you like to also know about the way through which you can make your wise moves towards the IBPS Clerk Job Destination?



IBPS Clerk Salary 2020


"As per the above statistics, the initial salary for a clerk is approximately INR 17225 per month."


IBPS Clerk Salary 2020


Places with Population more than 45 lakhs

Below 45 Lakhs

Basic Pay

INR 11765

INR 11765

Special Allowance

INR 911.79

INR 911.79


INR 5311.58

INR 5311.58




Transport Allowance

INR 425

INR 425

Total (without HRA)

INR 18413.37

INR 18413.37


INR 1176.5

INR 1058.85

Gross with HRA

INR 19589.87

INR 19472.22



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  • Neha mahato
    I got 48% in 10+2 am I eligible for this post, now I am pursuing with BBA
    Hello Neha,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You must have completed the master's degree to be eligible for IBPS Clerk Exam.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!
  • Sasi
    I belonged to reserved category but i want to apply ibps clerk for other state is there any problem which means is reserved category change to general category
    Hello Sasi,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    There is no issue to apply for other state. You can apply for other state also.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!
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