IBPS Clerk notification 2020 released – check details

IBPS Clerk

The notification of the IBPS clerk has been released today. You can check the official notification by clicking here. This is the 10th edition of the clerk examination which is being conducted by IBPS. IBPS stands for Institute of Banking personnel selection. The notification is released on 1st September 2020.

Ibps clerk

If you are a graduate and want to start your career in banking, then this exam is best for you. You need to clear this examination. There is no interview for this exam, so if you clear the exam with good marks then you are approximately selected. You need to produce the original documents like your degree, certificates, etc. Today in this post, we will discuss what are the new changes in the IBPS recruitment, exam date, minimum requirements, etc.

Participating organisations

Before applying for exams , we must know about where we can get the job after clearing the exams . So below mentioned are the organisations which are participating in this exam.

  • Bank of Baroda
  • Bank of Maharashtra
  • Uco Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Bank of India
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Indian Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • Punjab & Sindh Bank

Important Dates regarding IBPS Clerk Exam

Online Registration Date02.09.2020 to 23.09.2020
Payment of fees02.09.2020 to 23.09.2020
Call letters for pre-exam training17.11.2020(Due to COVID-19 PET training may be canceled)
Pre-exam training23.11.2020 to 28.11.2020
Download call letters for preliminary exam18.11.2020
Online preliminary exam05.12.2020,12.12.2020 and 13.12.2020
Preliminary exam result31.12.2020
Download call letters for the main exam12.01.2021
online main exam24.01.2021
Main resultIn the month of April/May
Disclaimer: These dates may be subjected to change
Ibps clerk exam

Clerk Exam Details

These are the important details which should be clear to you before applying for this post. Check these details carefully.

Exam ModeOnline(Computer Based Test)
Age Limit20 years to 28 years
Education QualificationDegree in any discipline from a university recognised by govt.
Exam StagesPreliminary examination
Main examination
FeesRs 175 for SC/ST
Rs 850 for others
LanguageEnglish and Hindi(Except English section)
Exam DatePreliminary examination on 05.12.2020,12.12.2020 and 13.12.2020
Admit cardLink to be available soon
ResultLink to be available soon
Apply onlineClick here to apply online

IBPS Clerk Exam Phases

There are two phases of the clerk exam. You need to clear the cutoff in the preliminary examination.

If you get cleared in preliminary examination then only you can appear for the main examination. You can check the total time, marks, and other important points of these two examinations in the below tables.

Preliminary Examination

Section NameTotal QuestionsMarksTotal Time(In minutes)
Reasoning353520
Quantitative Aptitude353520
English303020

Main Examination

Section NameTotal QuestionsMarksTotal Time(In minutes)
Reasoning and computer knowledge506045
Quantitative Aptitude505045
English404035
General Awareness505035

There will be no interview for this post.

Ibps clerk exam 2020

Important Instructions due to Covid-19

  • Candidates are requested to appear for the examination according to the time slot mentioned in the call letter or they may be informed through SMS on their registered mobile number.
  • Roll no. and lab no. will not be displayed outside the exam venue.
  • Candidates can carry these items into the examination room:
    • Mask( which should be worn by the candidate)
    • Transparent water bottle
    • Personal hand sanitizer
    • Gloves
    • Pen
    • Exam related documents
  • Candidates are not allowed to share their personal belongings with anyone.
  • Social Distancing rules should be followed by the candidates.
  • If a candidate is availing the scribe then the both scribe and candidate are requested to wear N95 mask.
  • The candidates need to have aarogya setu app on their phones. You need to show the status of aarogya setu app to the security guard. If your status is moderated or at risk then you will not be allowed to give the examination. If you have any symptoms of COVID 19 then you will not be allowed to enter the examination premises.
  • This year the registration will be done through photo capturing. No thumb impression will be taken this year due to COVID 19.
  • The call letters and rough sheets must be deposited into the boxes provided at the exit of the lab and after completion of exams, the candidates are requested to leave the examination hall in an orderly manner.

Predicted cutoff for clerk 2020

IBPS clerk preliminary expected cutoff 2020

The cutoff of the IBPS clerk exam varies from state to state. So You cannot predict the exact cutoff according to different states. So in this post, we are disusing the overall average cutoff according to the categories. Please note that this cutoff is predicted and It may be changed depending upon the various factors.

CategoryExpected Cutoff
General75-78
OBC69-74
SC57-61
ST52-56
Note – These are just the predicted cutoff. It may change according to the exam’s level and number of candidates.

If you need to know about previous year cutoffs too, do let us know in the comments. We will provide you with the required details. If you need any other help or have any doubts regarding this exam, do let us know in the comments. The Sstudyhub team will try their best to provide the best solution to your queries.

If you want to prepare for this exam then you can click on these clicks to read about the basics of mathematics and reasoning. You can also visit this link to read weekly current affairs which will help you in increasing your general knowledge.

FAQ being asked by students

What is the last date to apply for IBPS Clerk exam?

You can apply for the clerk exam till 23rd September 2020.

Is IBPS clerk mains sectional cut off equal to all category?

No, It varies. the cutoff for general will be different and for other categories it will be different.

Corona positive students can appear for the examination?

No, If you are tested positive or have symptoms of COVID 19 then you cannot appear for the examination.

How many IBPS 2020-21 clerks vacancies in Andhra Pradesh?

There are total 10 vacancies out of which 7 belongs to Unreserved Category.

Is IBPS clerk prelims cut off vary from state to state?

Yes, It varies from state to state. The cutoff is different in every state.

What is the expected vacancies for 2020 IBPS recruitment?

There are approx. 1557 vacancies only in 2020.

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