IBPS Clerk 2022 Eligibility, Last Date and How to Apply

IBPS Clerk 2022 Recruitment Advertisement has been published by the Institute of Banking Personal (IBPS) on 1st July, 2022. A Common Recruitment Process for Clerk in major Indian Bank is going to be held in September, October 2022.

What is IBPS Exam

IBPS stands for Institute of Banking Personal. It is a Recruitment Agency of young eligible candidates for recruiting employee in Indian nationalize Banks and Regional Rural Banks (IBPS-RRBs).

IBPS Conduct the following Exams every years –

IBPS PO/MT – IBPS takes this exam every year to select candidate for recruitment of Probationary Officers and Management Trainees’ in Participating Banks.

IBPS SO – This exam is taken for selecting Specialists Officer which is a  Scale-I Officers Public Sector Banks.

IBPS Clerk – It is an exam conducted by IBPS to select Candidates for Clerical Post in Public Sector Banks in India.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I – This exam is conducted for Scale-I Officers equivalent to Probationary Officer (PO) in Regional Rural Banks (RRBs).

IBPS RRB Office Assistant – To select Office Assistant which is equivalent to Clerk in Regional Rural Banks (RRBs).

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II and Scale-III – This exam is conduct for selecting candidates for the recruitment of Scale-II and Scale-III Officers in Regional Rural Banks. Scale-II Officer is equivalent to Specialist Officer and Scale-III Officer is equivalent to Senior Manager.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Eligibility, Last Date and How to Apply
IBPS Clerk 2022

About IBPS Clerk 2022

As we mentioned earlier that IBPS Clerk Exam is taken for the selection of Clerk in Participating National Banks of India. IBPS Clerk 2022 is the 12th Clerical exam till now taken by IBPS. The process of filling of Application form is stared from 1st July, 2022 and Last till 21st July, 2022.

To know about this exam you can read this article. I am providing you every details that are required for any candidates to crack it.

IBPS Clerk 2022- Overview

Post Detail
Clerk in IBPS Participating Banks6035Graduated from a recognized University
Other Details
Age Limit as on 01/07/2022

Minimum – 20 Years

Maximum – 28 Years

Age Relaxation as per govt. Rule


General/OBC/EWS : Rs.850/-

SC/ST/PwD : Rs.175/-

Last Date

Online Appliction Start on – 1st July, 2022

Last Date to Apply – 21st July, 2022

How to apply
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IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2022 Participating Bank

IBPS is an autonomous body that conduct recruitment exam for selecting Suitable employee for Group-A, Group-B, Group-C and Group-D posts.

Following Banks are the participant of this Exam-

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

If You are filling the Application form, you have fill the Preferences of your desire from this list of Banks.

IBPS Clerk Exam Language

IBPS Clerk Exam is conducted in Hindi and English languages. Apart from this in some of the State this exam is conducted in Regional languages also.

In West Bengal this exam will be conduct in English, Hindi and Bengali. Similarly in Maharashtra and Gujrat it will be conduct in Marathi, Konkani and Gujrati respectively.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Notification

IBPS has released a pdf notification for clerical examination which is going to be held in the month of September-October. The Online Application process for this exam is started now. It is Suggested to all eligible candidates to fill this form much before the closing date of the form, i.e 21st July, 2022.

I am tried to give all the required details for this exam in this article. Read the Article carefully before filling this Exam form.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Eligibility Criteria

IBPS has sets some eligibility criteria for the selection of suitable Indian Citizens for this post. IBPS Clerk 2022 eligibility criteria are as follow –

Education Qualification

Candidate who have Graduated from a Recognised University in any Discipline are eligible for IBPS Clerk 2022. Apart from this candidates should have Basic Knowledge of Operating and Working on Computer.

Candidate who apply for this post should have knowledge of local language of state where he or she want to Apply for.

Age Limit for IBPS Clerk 2022

According to IBPS latest notification Minimum age requirement for IBPS Clerk 2022 is 20 Years and Maximum age requirement is 27 Years as on 1st July, 2022.

Like any other Government Job Examination IBPS is also giving Upper Age Relaxation for this post. Let’s look at the age relaxation given to the different categories –

  • For SC/ST – 5 Years
  • OBC – 3 Years
  • PwD – 10 years
  • Ex-Service Men/Disabled Ex-Servicemen – Actual period of service rendered in the defence forces plus 3 years
  • Widows, Divorced Women – Age restrictions apply to applicants up to the age of 35 for General/EWS, 38 for OBC, and 40 for SC/ST.
  • 1984 riots affected persons – 5 Years

IBPS Clerk 2022 Vacancy

IBPS has published 6035 vacancies for the clerk this year which is less than the previous year vacancies. Previous Year IBPS has announced 7858 vacancies. It means this year’s vacancies are 1853 less than previous year.

Some of the Participating Bank are not reported their seats requirement yet. It is the one of the reason for less vacancies than previous year. If these Banks will report their requirement in future the number of seats will definitely increase.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Vacancy state wise

I am provided State wise vacancy break up for the better clarification of state wise post Vacancies.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Application Fee

Application Fee for IBPS Clerk 2022 will we paid through Online Mode from 1st July to 21st July, 2022. Generally three methods will be available Internet Banking, Debit/Credit Cards and UPI Payment.

Application fee for different categories is as follow –

  • For UR/OBC/EWS category candidates – Rs.850/-
  • For SC/ST/Pwd/Ex-Servicemen – Rs.175/-

BPS Clerk 2022 Salary Structure

The Salary paid to the employee of IBPS associated Banks for the post of Clerk Includes Basic pay of Rs.19,900/- per months, HRA of Rs.2139/-, DA – Rs.5112/-, TA-Rs.754 and Special Allowance of Rs.4102/-.

Basic salary of the Employs increases after some years of working.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Selection Process

To select Suitable candidates for the released vacancies for clerical post, IBPS take a Two stage Competitive Exam in all over country. This Exam is taken in Online mode. After clearing First stage exam candidate appears for 2nd stage online exam.

After Clearing both the stages, candidates have to go for Document Verification process and Medical Test. A final List of selected candidates is release and Joining Letter send to the selected Candidates.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Exam Pattern

Let’s see about the Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerical Exam. As I mentioned about two stage online competitive exam, now we will see the pattern of these two exams –

IBPS Clerk 2022 Preliminary Examination

The first stage exam is know as Preliminary Exam. It consist of three subjects – English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability. Time Allotted for the this exam is 1 hour.

IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime Allotted
English Language303020 Minutes
Numerical Ability353520 Minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
Total10010060 Minutes

IBPS Clerk 2022 Main Examination

It is the 2nd stage exam for the post IBPS clerk. It consist of four subjects – General/Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude.

Time allotted for this exam is 2 hours and 40 Minutes.

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo.of QuestionsMarksTime Allotted
General/Financial Awareness505035 Minutes
General English404035 Minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 Minutes
Total190200160 Minutes

IBPS Clerk 2022 Syllabus

According to previous years exams taken by IBPS a list of important subject-wise Chapters are given below –

English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test (Fill in the Blanks)
  • Rearrangement of Jumbled Paragraphs
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Synonyms, Antonyms
  • Error Spotting Correction
  • Column Matching
  • Preposition Rules
  • Sentence Correction

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Profit, Loss and Discounts
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Surds and Indices
  • Work and Time Speed, Time and Distance
  • Mensuration
  • Data Interpretation
  • Ratio, Proportion and Percentage
  • Number Systems
  • Number Series
  • Permutation, Combination and Probability


  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Alphabetic Series
  • Ranking
  • Data Sufficiency Tests
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Direction Test,
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Puzzles
  • Tabulation
  • Syllogism
  • Input/Output
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Blood Relations

Computer Aptitude

  • Basics of Hardware and Software
  • Operating Systems
  • Internet and Associated Topics
  • Microsoft Office and Other Word Processing Software
  • History of Computing
  • Basic Computer Networking
  • Basics of Databases
  • Basics of Cyber Security Tools and Processes

General/Financial Awareness

  • India and World Affairs
  • Sports News
  • Science & Technology
  • Persons In News
  • Basics of Banking
  • Budget and Monetary Plans of the Government
  • India’s Financial and Banking System
  • Key National Institutions
  • Geography Concepts
  • History Concepts
  • Political Science

IBPS Exams have very precise syllabus as compared to other government exams. You have to prepare according to the syllabus, Practice Previous Years Questions papers to understand the type of question and their difficulty to solve.

IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2022

As we know the IBPS Clerk 2022 Exam is going to be held around September to October, 2022 so the official cut off marks are yet to publish. IBPS Clerk 2022 Cut Off will depend on various factors like vacancies, difficulty level of exam, number of candidates present for the exam, etc.

IBPS Clerk Exam Date 2022

IBPS has published a tentative schedule for preliminary and mains exam in his calendar. According to the published notification and calendar of IBPS Clerk 2022 online Prelims Exam is going to be held on 28.08.2022, 03.09.2022 and 04.09.2022. After the declaration of prelims exam’s result IBPS will take Mains Exam in 08.10.2022.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Admit Card

As the Prelims Exams are going to be held in September, 2022 the call letter for this exams will be published in August, 2022. Admit Card for Mains exam will be available in September/October Month of 2022.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Result

IBPS is also mentioned about the result in their Advertisement Notice of IBPS Clerk 2022. Result for Preliminary Exam will publish around September/October, 2022. The final Allotment after the mains Exam will be publish in April, 2023.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Online Application

Online Application for IBPS Clerk 2022 is ongoing from 1st July, 2022 and the form fill up for this Application will continue till 21st July, 2022. Eligible candidates can apply between these two dates. I personally advice them who want to apply to read the PDF advertisement or the Instructions that are provided in this Article before apply online.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Apply Online

IBPS Clerk Apply Online 2022: Documents Required

Before applying online for IBPS Clerk 2022 keep these document ready. To apply this form you need to put your details in the application form so you should keep ready your Aadhar card, Qualification Documents, Scanned Photograph, Signature, Left thump Impression (LTI) and a scanned copy of Declaration given from IBPS.

Scanned Photograph

A recent colored Photograph should be in dimension 4.5cm × 3.5cm (200 x 230 pixels) size between 20kb to 50 kb saved in JPG or JPEG format.


A running hand signature on white Paper with Black Ink Pen whose dimension should be 140 x 60 pixels and size between 10kb-20kb is required for Upload.

Left Thumb Impression (LTI)

Candidate have to put his Left thumb Impression (LTI) on white Paper with Black or Blue Ink. Image dimension will be 240 x 240 pixels in 200 DPI and size will between 20 KB – 50 KB.


candidates have to upload his hand written declaration in English on a white Paper. Keep the dimension of the image around 800 x 400 pixels in 200 DPI and size between 50 KB – 100 KB in JPG or JPEG format.

IBPS Clerk Hand Written Declaration

A hand written declaration is required to be upload at time of form fill up. Write the following sentence on a white paper –

I, _ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.

IBPS Clerk Apply Online 2022: Important Dates

IBPS has published the following dates for the process of IBPS Clerk 2022. Keep these dates in your mind for further references.

  • Online Registration starts from – 1st July, 2022
  • Last Date to Apply Online – 21st July, 2022
  • Last date of fee payment – 21st July, 2022
  • Download of Admit card for Prelims Exams – August, 2022
  • Online Prelims Exams – September, 2022 (28.08.2022, 03.09.2022 and 04.09.2022)
  • Result of Prelims exams – September/October, 2022
  • Admit Card release for Mains Exam – September/October, 2022
  • Online Mains Examination – October, 2022 ( 08.10.2022)
  • Provisional Allotment – April, 2023

Upcoming IBPS Exams 2022

IBPS will take these exams in this year. I have given the dates on which these following exams are to be conducted according to IBPS Calendar.

  • IBPS RRBs CRP XI for Office Assistant and Officers – 7th August, 2022 and 24th September, 2022.
  • IBPS Clerk 2022 – 28th August, 2022
  • IBPS PO 2022 – 15th October, 2022
  • IBPS SO – 24th December, 2022

FAQs: IBPS Clerk Apply Online 2022

What is IBPS Clerk?

To select suitable candidates for Clerical Job in national banks of India, IBPS conduct IBPS Clerk exam every year.

When IBPS Clerk exam is conducted?

IBPS Exams are conducted every year in the month of September to December.

Is IBPS Clerk Exam tough?

No, the IBPS clerk is the one of the easy exams conducted every year.

How many attempts for IBPS Clerk?

No limitation for attempts. You can apply if your age is between 20-28 Years.

What is the salary of IBPS Clerk?

Basic payment for IBPS Clerk is Rs.19,900/-. After adding all allowance and deduction net salary will Rs.29453.67/-.

How to crack IBPS Clerk in first attempt?

To crack IBPS Clerk you should prepare according to syllabus, follow previous years’ question papers and analyse yourself after taking mock tests.

What is the apply online dates for IBPS Clerk 2022?

You can apply for IBPS Clerk 2022 from 1st July, 2022 to 21st, July, 2022.

How many seats are there in IBPS Clerk 2022?

According to Advertisement notice published by IBPS there are 6035 seats are vacant.

What is the prelims exam date of IBPS Clerk 2022?

Prelims exams for IBPS Clerk 2022 is Scheduled on 28.08.2022, 03.09.2022 and 04.09.2022

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Hai, I am Avinash Prasad from Kolkata. I have7 years working experience in teaching field. cleared many Government Jobs exams - WBPTET, SBI Clerk, WBPSC Clerk, SSC CGL 2017, SSC CHSL, SSC MTS, Railway ALP & Technicians and RRB NTPC.

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