IBPS Clerk 2022: Study Material, Syllabus and Exam Pattern, Notification (Out), Exam Date & More

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Know about IBPS Clerk 2022

IBPS Clerk 2022 Highlights

IBPS Clerk Notifications 2022

IBPS Clerk Vacancies 2022

IBPS Clerk Syllabus

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

IBPS Clerk Eligibility

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2022

IBPS Clerk Application Process

IBPS Clerk Admit Card

IBPS Clerk Result

IBPS Clerk Selection Process

IBPS Clerk Salary 

IBPS Clerk Cut-off

About IBPS Clerk

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a central recruitment agency under the ownership of the Ministry of Finance, Government of India. IBPS is Conducting Organisation that conducts an IBPS PO exam to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Clerk CRP XIIfor different public sector banks in India. IBPS clerk CRP XIIis conducted for the selection of candidates in 11 public sector banks. IBPS serves all public sector banks such as PNB, BOB, Union Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, SBI, NABARD, RBI, and LIC.The salary and allowance facilities are the primary attraction for many candidates regarding these posts.
Aspirants get selected in two tier-prelims and mains which are conducted by IBPS.

Candidates who will qualify in the prelim exam will appear for the main exam and shortlisted candidates qualifying in both these exams are thus selected for the post.

IBPS Clerk 2022 Highlights

The detailed notification for the IBPS Clerk exam has been published by the Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection on its official website on 30th Jun to recruit 6035 post.

Here are some key points in the table below about this respective exam:

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam IBPS Clerk Cadre (XII)
Name of the Post IBPS Clerk
Job Type Clerical Work
Conducting Organisation Institute of Banking Personnel Selection(IBPS)
Education Qualification Graduate
Exam Duration

Prelims- 60minutes

Mains- 160 minutes

Exam Level National
Exam Mode Online Computer Based Test (CBT)
Online registration 01st July to 21st July 2022
Language English and Hindi
Level of Recruitment Prelims and Mains
Official Website https://www.ibps.in/

IBPS Clerk Notifications

The Details of the IBPS Clerk notification 2022 has been released on June 30that the official websitewww.ibps.in for 6035 vacant posts IBPS Clerk.

IBPS Clerk Vacancies

Please find the state-wise vacancy details for IBPS Clerk 2022 below the table:

State Name






Total Vacancies

ANDAMAN & NICOBAR 0 0 0 0 04 04
ANDHRA PRADESH 11 7 32 19 140 209
ASSAM 11 17 42 15 72 157
BIHAR 43 3 73 26 136 281
CHANDIGARH 0 0 3 0 9 12
CHHATTISGARH 10 29 5 9 51 104
DELHI (NCR) 45 17 87 27 119 295
GOA 1 12 11 4 43 71
GUJARAT 15 35 100 25 129 304
HARYANA 21 0 38 10 69 138
HIMACHAL PRADESH 22 2 17 7 43 91
JAMMU & KASHMIR 1 1 9 1 23 35
JHARKHAND 6 17 6 5 35 69
KARNATAKA 50 22 89 32 165 358
KERALA 5 0 11 6 48 70
LADAKH 0 0 0 0 0 0
LAKSHADWEEP 0 2 0 0 3 5
MADHYA PRADESH 46 71 38 28 126 309
MAHARASHTRA 81 72 215 73 334 775
MANIPUR 0 0 0 0 4 4
MEGHALAYA 0 2 0 1 3 6
MIZORAM 0 0 0 0 4 4
NAGALAND 0 1 00 0 3 4
ODISHA 23 26 11 10 56 126
PUDUCHERRY 0 0 0 0 2 2
PUNJAB 122 0 83 39 163 407
RAJASTHAN 24 13 20 9 63 129
SIKKIM 0 2 2 0 7 11
TAMIL NADU 56 3 53 26 150 288
TELANGANA 17 0 0 6 76 99
TRIPURA 3 5 0 2 7 17
UTTAR PRADESH 218 11 315 106 439 1089
UTTRAKHAND 3 1 1 1 13 19
WEST BENGAL 117 23 118 50 220 528
Total 951 400 1379 538 2767 6035

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims and Mains

There are three major sections of the preliminary examination namely:

  • Reasoning,
  • English Language and
  • Numerical Ability

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for each subject of Prelims Exam 2022 is given below.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus Prelims

Subject Syllabus
English language

Cloze Test

Reading Comprehension

Spotting Errors

Sentence Improvement

Sentence Correction

Para Jumbles

Fill in the Blanks

Para/Sentence Completion

Reasoning Ability

Seating Arrangements




Input-Output Data Sufficiency

Blood Relations

Order and Ranking

Alphanumeric Series

Distance and Direction

Verbal Reasoning

Quantitative Aptitude

Number Series

Data Interpretation

Simplification/ Approximation

Quadratic Equation

Data Sufficiency


Average Profit and Loss

Ratio and Proportion Work

Time and Energy

Time and Distance

Probability Relations

Simple and Compound Interest

Permutation and Combination

IBPS Clerk Syllabus Mains

The Mains Examination consists of four sections which are mentioned below:

  • Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Language
  • General/ Financial Awareness

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for each subject of Mains Exam 2022 is given below.

Subject Syllabus
General English

Reading comprehension

Fillers (Double fillers Multiple Sentence Fillers Sentence

New Pattern Cloze Test

Phrase Replacement

Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles


Sentence Completion


Paragraph Conclusion

Phrasal Verb Related Questions

Error Detection Questions

Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions

Reasoning and Computer Aptitude

Puzzles & Seating Arrangements

Direction Sense

Blood Relation


Order and Ranking


Machine Input-Output




Data Sufficiency

Logical Reasoning

Introduction to Computer Organization

Computer Memory

Computer Hardware and I/O Devices Computer Software

Operating System

Computer Network


MS Office Suit and Short cut keys

Basics of DBMS

Computer and Network Security

Quantitative Aptitude

Data Interpretation (Bar Graph Line Chart Tabular Case let
Radar/Web Pie Chart)


Inequalities (Quadratic Equations

Quantity 1 Quantity 2)

Number Series

Approximation and Simplification

Data Sufficiency

Number system

Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems

(HCF and LCM

Profit and Loss


Problem on Ages

Work and Time

Work and Wages

Speed Distance and Time



Permutation and Combination

Average Ratio and Proportion Partnership

Problems on Boats and Stream

Problems on Trains

Mixture and Allegation

Pipes and Cisterns)

General/ Financial Awareness

Banking and Insurance Awareness

Financial Awareness

Govt. Schemes and Policies

Current Affairs Static Awareness

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

The IBPS Clerk 2022 Exam Pattern consists of two stages namely

1. Prelims Exam

2. Main Exam

IBPS Clerk 2022 Prelims Exam Pattern:

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes (1 Hours)

IBPS Clerk 2022 Mains Exam Pattern:

Name of Tests


No. of




Medium of Exam

Time allotted for each

test (Separately timed)

General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 English & Hindi 35 minutes
English Language 40 40 English & Hindi 35 minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 English & Hindi 45 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English & Hindi 45 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes

A wrong answer to an objective question will lead to a penalty of one-fourth of the total mark assigned to that question.

IBPS Clerk Eligibility

 Given below are the eligibility guidelines as per the IBPS.


  • Citizen of India
  • Subjects of Nepal or Bhutan
  • Tibetan refugees
  • Migrants from Sri-Lanka, Burma, Ethiopia, United Republic of Tanzania,
    Malawi, Uganda, Kenya, Zambia, Pakistan and Zaira (must reside in state

Age Limit

  • Minimum age limit- 20 years
  • Maximum age limit- 28 years

IBPS Clerk Age Relaxation

Age relaxation as per the certain categories has been mentioned below in the tabular form.


Age Relaxation

SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
Ex-servicemen 8 years
Persons with Disabilities 10 Years
Widows, Divorced women and Women legally away from husband
and Unmarried
9 Years
Regular employees of Union Carbide Factory 5 Years

Educational Qualification

All IBPS Clerk aspirant must have one of the two educational qualifications

  • Graduation degree in any field/discipline from a university recognized by
    the Government of India.
  • Any equivalent qualification of the above mentioned is recognized by the
    Central Government.

IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2022

The online registration will be started from 01st July to 21st July 2022 and The official exam date for IBPS Clerk 2022 Exam has been released.

Please find below the Exam Dates for IBPS clerk 2022.

Events IBPS Clerk Exam Dates
IBPS Clerk Notification 2022 30th June 2022
IBPS Clerk Apply Online Start Date 01st July 2022
IBPS Clerk Apply Online Last Date 21st July 2022
IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2022 August 2022
Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary 28th August, 03rd & 04th September 2022
IBPS Clerk Prelims Result 2022 September 2022
IBPS Clerk Prelims Scorecard September 2022
IBPS Clerk Mains Admit Card September 2022
Conduct of Online Examination – Main 08th October 2022
Declaration of Final (Mains) Result April 2023

IBPS Clerk Step wise Application Process

Step 1: Visit at www.ibps.in. (official website of IBPS)

Step 2: Go to IBPS Clerk Exam Application’ link.

Step 3: Fill the form accurately as per your certificates and documents and submit it.

Step 4: Upload scanned photograph and signature.

Step 5: Click on the link to the new registration after clicking on the link of the recruitment. Your registration number and password will be generated.

Step 7: Submit the application fee through the online fee payment procedure.

Step 8: Print the application form for future purposes.

Documents Required:

Document Dimension (pixels) File Size (KB) Type
Photograph 200*230 20-50 JPEG/JPG
Left Thumb Impression 240*240 20-50 JPEG/JPG
Signature (in capital letters) 140*60 10-20 JPEG/JPG
Hand Written Declaration 800*400 50-100 JPEG/JPG

Application Fees

Categories Application Fee
  • General/EWS/OBC
INR 600/-
  • SC/ST/PwD
INR 100/-

IBPS Clerk Admit Card

The admit card will be available on the official website of IBPS. Aspirants can log in on to the official website with the help of Registration No/Roll No and Date of Birth/ Password to download the admit card.

Please follow the below steps to download admit card from the official website:

Step 1: Go to the official website of IBPS www.ibps.in

Step 2: On the left-hand side of the home page, click on the ‘Clerk CRP’.

Step 3: Now click on ‘Download Admit Card for IBPS Clerk Exam 2022’.

Step 4: Enter the user ID and password.

Step 5: Download the Admit Card and take a printout of the same.

 IBPS Clerk Result

Please follow the below steps to download the result from the official website:

Step 1: Go to the official IBPS website www.ibps.in.

Step 2: On the Home page’s left-hand side, click on ‘CRP Clerical’.

Step 3: Now click on the ‘IBPS Clerk Results’.

Step 4: Enter your login credentials.

Step 5: You can see IBPS Clerk Result 2022. Print it for future use.

IBPS Clerk Selection Process

 The IBPS Clerk 2022 selection process involves 2 stages.

Stage 1: Prelims – Only those candidates qualifying the prelims shall be eligible for the mains.

Stage 2: Mains – The candidate is required to secure the minimum cut-off marks in order to clear this stage.


IBPS Clerk Salary & Benefits

IBPS Clerk Salary Structure and benefits are given below in the table, please have a look.

Type of salary and benefits Salary
Basic Pay Rs.19,900/-
Dearness Allowance Rs.5209.82/-
Special Allowance Rs.4118/-
Transport Allowance Rs.757.08/-
CCA Rs.0/-
House Rent Allowance (HRA) Rs.2039.75/-
Gross Pay Rs.32,024.65/-
Deduction (NPS Fund, Union Fee) Rs.2570.98/-
Net Pay Rs.29453.67/-

IBPS Clerk 2022 Cut-Off

Please find below the last year’s Cut-off of the Prelims exam:

IBPS Clerk Prelims Cut-Off 2021
State Name General
Andhra Pradesh 71
Assam 68
Bihar 76
Chhattisgarh 74
Chandigarh 62.75
Delhi 77.25
Gujarat 72
Goa 62.5
Himachal Pradesh 78.50
Haryana 78.50
J & K 72
Jharkhand 79.25
Kerala 78
Madhya Pradesh 77
Maharashtra 70.25
Manipur 69.75
Odisha 77
Punjab 75.5
Rajasthan 81.50
Karnataka 67.25
Telangana 65.75
Uttar Pradesh 77
Uttarakhand 81.25
West Bengal 79
Tamil Nadu 67.75
Sikkim 59.25