The IBPS Clerk exam is conducted every year by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to recruit clerical posts in 11 public sector banks nationwide. All the public sector banks use CRP as a base to fill the vacancies for this post. IBPS will conduct the Clerk exam for the 14th year for FY 2024-25 and hence named IBPS Clerk CRP XIV. The IBPS Clerk exam is conducted on two levels- the preliminary exam and the mains. Students qualifying in both these exams are thus selected for the post.

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IBPS Clerk 2024 Notification Out, 6128 Vacancy, Online Application Starts from 1st July

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2024 Notification Out

The official notification for the IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2024 exam has been released on 30th June 2024 to recruit 6128 posts of clerical in 11 public sector banks and the online registration process has been started on 1st July 2024. Here, we are discussing the exam notification, application process, syllabus, exam pattern, vacancy, eligibility criteria, selection process, result, salary and other details of the IBPS Clerk 2024 exam.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Notification PDF

The IBPS Clerk Notification 2024 for CRP CLERKS-XIV was released on 30th June 2024 by IBPS to recruit eligible candidates for Clerical Cadre vacancies in different Public Sector Undertakings banks. The detailed IBPS Clerk 2024 Notification pdf was released at with a huge number of vacancies of clerical posts in different 11 public sector banks. IBPS Clerk 2024 is going to be an opportunity for all graduates who see their future in banks.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Notification (Official)- Download PDF

IBPS Clerk 2024- Exam Summary

IBPS has announced the important details for Clerical Cadre posts to be recruited for FY 2024-25 along with IBPS Clerk Notification 2024 on 30th June. This year IBPS has announced 6128 posts of clerks. For more details about IBPS Clerk 2024, go through the below summary table.

IBPS Clerk 2024- Exam Summary
OrganisationInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post NameClerk
Participating Banks11
Registration Dates1st to 21st July 2024
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Exam ModeOnline
Recruitment ProcessPrelims + Main Exams
Education QualificationGraduate 
Age Limit20 years to 28 years 
Application FeeSC/ST/PWD- Rs.175
General and Others- Rs. 850

IBPS Clerk 2024 Important Dates

The exam dates for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2024 have already been released by IBPS for both prelims and mains along with IBPS Calendar 2024. IBPS Clerk 2024 Prelims exam will take place on the 24th, 25th and 31st of August 2024 and the Mains to be held on 13th October 2024. The online registration process for the same has been started on 1st July 2024. The detailed exam schedule is discussed below.

IBPS Clerk 2024- Important Dates
EventsIBPS Clerk 2024 Dates
IBPS Clerk Notification 202430th June 2024
IBPS Clerk Apply Online Start Date1st July 2024
IBPS Clerk Apply Online Last Date21st July 2024
IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2024August 2024
IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Date 202424th, 25th and 31st August 2024
IBPS Clerk Exam Date 202413th October 2024

IBPS Clerk 2024 State-wise Vacancy

The state-wise & category-wise vacancies for the IBPS Clerk 2024 exam are released along with the IBPS Clerk Notification 2024 and it is updated below. The candidates can have a look at the state-wise 6128 IBPS Clerk Vacancies. This year maximum vacancies have been released for Uttar Pradesh State with 1246 total vacancies.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Vacancy State Wise & Category Wise
States NamesSCSTOBCEWSGeneralTotal Vacancies 
Andaman & Nicobar--------0101
Andhra Pradesh1811240843105
Arunachal Pradesh--03----0710
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman Diu--------0505
Himachal Pradesh170212063067
Jammu & Kashmir010105021120
Madhya Pradesh51725034147354
Tamil Nadu1430317757285665
Uttar Pradesh267113281225181246
West Bengal76147031140331

IBPS Clerk 2024 Online Application

The dates for the online application process for the IBPS Clerk 2024 exam are announced with the release of official notification. All interested and eligible candidates have to submit their application form from 1st to 21st July 2024 along with the required documents, photographs, signatures & IBPS Clerk hand-written declaration to register for the IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam. To learn more about the application process in detail, click on the link mentioned below.

Apply Online Link for the IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam

The application for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2024 has to be done online. To avoid any technical errors please make sure that the web browser used to fill up the IBPS Clerk 2024 Application form is one of the following:

• Internet Explorer 8 and above

• Mozilla FireFox 3.0 and above

• Google Chrome 3.0 and above

Candidates applying online must have the following pre-requisites:

• A valid Email Id

• Photograph and Signature scanned in the prescribed size

• Application Fee must be paid online so all documents required for online transaction

The IBPS Clerk 2024 application form can only be filled out on the official website.

Before proceeding with the registration and application process, all candidates are requested to go through the complete guide for the IBPS Clerk Online Application.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Application Fee

The category-wise fee structure for the IBPS Clerk online application is given below. Fee/Intimation charges once paid will not be refunded on any account nor can they be held in reserve for any other examination or selection. The application fee must be paid online itself. To know more check the complete guide for IBPS Clerk Application.

SNo.CategoryApplication Fee
1SC/ST/PWDRs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
2General and OthersRs. 850/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

IBPS Clerk 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must fulfill the following three criteria to be eligible for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2024-

IBPS Clerk Age Limit

The candidate must be 20 Years to 28 Years. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.07.1996 and not later than 01.07.2004.

Relaxation of Upper age limit
There is some relaxation of the upper age limit for special category candidates. The details on it are given below:

Sr.No.CategoryAge relaxation
1Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3Persons With Disabilities 10 years
4Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen actual 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 remarriedAge 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 Educational Qualification

A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate should possess a certificate as proof of passing the qualifying examination.

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 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.

Nationality / Citizenship

A candidate must be either -
(i) a Citizen of India or
(ii) a subject of Nepal or
(iii) a subject of Bhutan or
(iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
(v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Participating Banks in the IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam

The total number of participating banks in IBPS Clerk 2024 recruitment has been reduced. The following is the list of banks participating in the IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam.

Participating Banks in the IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam
Bank of BarodaCanara Bank    Indian Overseas Bank UCO Bank
Bank of IndiaCentral Bank of IndiaPunjab National Bank Union Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra Indian Bank Punjab & Sind Bank 

IBPS Clerk Exam Language

IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains Exam will now onwards be conducted in 13 regional languages along with English & Hindi. The aim of conducting a clerical exam for recruitment into 12 public sector banks is to promote uniform opportunities to the local youth for employment opportunities and directly connect to the customers through local/regional languages. The state-wise medium of language has been tabulated below.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Medium of Examination
State NameVersion of tests (Medium of examination)
Andaman & Nicobar, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Ladakh, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Sikkin, English and Hindi
Andhra PradeshEnglish, Hindi and Telugu
AssamEnglish, Hindi and Assamese
Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & DiuEnglish. Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and Konkani
GoaEnglish, Hindi and Konkani
GujaratEnglish, Hindi and Gujarati
Jammu & Kashmir, Uttar PradeshEnglish, Hindi and Urdu
KarnatakaEnglish, Hindi, Kannada and Konkani
Kerala, LakshadweepEnglish, Hindi and Malayalam
MaharashtraEnglish, Hindi, Marathi and Konkani
ManipurEnglish, Hindi and Manipuri
OdishaEnglish, Hindi and Odia
PuducherryEnglish, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam
PunjabEnglish, Hindi and Punjabi
Tamil NaduEnglish, Hindi and Tamil
TelanganaEnglish, Hindi, Telugu and Urdu
Tripura, West BengalEnglish, Hindi and Bengali

IBPS Clerk 2024 Salary Structure

The basic salary of an IBPS Clerk is Rs 19,900- Rs 47920 per month. Rs.19,900 is the basic pay in the IBPS clerk salary, and the remaining pay includes dearness allowance, house rent allowance, medical allowance and transport allowance. The cash in hand concerning the IBPS Clerk salary is Rs.29453 for those who join initially.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Selection Process

The recruitment process of IBPS Clerk CRP XIV occurs in two phases:

1. Preliminary Examination
2. Mains Examination

Students are required to qualify for both these exams to get selected for the post of clerical cadre in most of the premier Public Sector Banks. The main thing to note here is that there is no interview process required for the selection of candidates after the mains exam. 100% weightage is given to the result of the mains exam result.
IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam Pattern

The IBPS Clerk exam occurs in two stages: Prelims and Mains. Both these papers follow the online method of conducting the written examination. The structure of the exam is as follow:

Phase-1: IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination

The preliminary exam of IBPS Clerk CRP XIV is an online exam testing a candidate on the basis of their aptitude, intellect and English. There are three sections in total and the candidate must clear the cut-off of each section to proceed to the mains exam round.

Candidates are required to solve the question paper in the time frame of 20 minutes for each section. The composite mark of the paper is 100 and the passing marks is decided by IBPS that is likely to change every year depending on the level of difficulty of the exam.

S.No.Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language303020 minutes
2Numerical Ability353520 minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total1001001 Hour

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. An adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

Phase-2: IBPS Clerk Mains Examination

No changes have been observed in the Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam. IBPS Clerk Mains Exam will now constitute of 190 questions that need to be completed in a time frame of 160 minutes.

Previously, Computer Aptitude and Reasoning Ability Section used to be conducted separately. But, in the recent update by IBPS, both these sections are amalgamated together and will constitute 50 questions that need to be solved in a time duration of 45 minutes. Both Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam will be conducted in 13 regional languages along with English and in Hindi. Let’s have a look at the Exam Pattern for IBPS Clerk CRP-XIV.

S.No.Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
2English Language404035 minutes
3Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
4General/ Financial Awareness505035 minutes
Total190200160 minutes

Penalty for Wrong Answers: There is a penalty for wrong answers marked in both the preliminary examination as well as mains examination. A wrong answer to an objective question will lead to a penalty of one-fourth of the total mark assigned to that question. There will be no penalty for the question left blank or unanswered.

Final Score Calculation for IBPS Clerk Exam:

The final score for the IBPS Clerk exam is calculated keeping the following points in mind:

• Marks obtained in the Preliminary Exam (Phase-1) will not be considered for final selection.

• Candidates must qualify for Phase 2 to be eligible for final merit.

• The aggregate score out of 100 is used for the final merit list for each category. Candidates with top merit rank in each category are finally selected.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Syllabus

The major three sections of the preliminary examination are Reasoning, English Language and Numerical Ability. Each of these sections has multiple subheadings to focus on when preparing for IBPS Clerk CRP. The syllabus overview for IBPS Clerk 2024 Prelims and mains exams is given below.

IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam Syllabus (Pre+Mains)

English LanguageNumerical AbilityReasoning AbilityComputerGeneral Awareness
Reading ComprehensionNumber SeriesPuzzle and ArrangementsHistory and Generation of ComputersBanking and Insurance Awareness
Cloze TestSimplification/ ApproximationInequalityIntroduction to Computer OrganisationFinancial Awareness
FillersQuadratic EquationsSyllogismComputer Hardware and I/O DevicesGovt. Schemes and Policies
Spotting ErrorsData InterpretationCoding-DecodingComputer Languages, Basics of DBMSCurrent Affairs
Sentence ImprovementData SufficiencyBlood RelationsOperating System, InternetStatic Awareness
Fill in the BlanksMiscellaneousDirection senseComputer Network & Security 
  Order and Ranking MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
 Computer Memory, Computer Software
Number System and Conversions

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