IBPS Clerk Exam 2024 Notification, Syllabus, & Eligibility

IBPS Clerk Exam 2024 Notification, Syllabus, & Eligibility

The IBPS Clerk Exam 2024 has released a notification regarding the IBPS Clerk Recruitment. The prelims exam will be conducted on 24th, 25th, and 31st August 2024 and mains exam will be on 13th October 2024.

The preliminary exam is a computer-based test held in various locations nationwide. The prelims exam consists of 100 questions of 100 marks and mains exam consists of 190 questions of 200 marks.

Students willing to participate in this exam must read this article throughout,  as it includes fee structure, eligibility, recruitment, number of vacancies, etc.



Exam name IBPS Clerk
Conducting Body Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Frequency Once a year
Exam Level National
Application mode Online
Education Qualification Graduate
Selection process Prelims & Main Exams
Questions Type Objective
Admit card type Online
Contact Details 1800 222 366, 1800 103 4566
Official website www.ibps.in


IBPS Clerk 2024 Exam Date

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will unveil the exam dates soon. Still, we have provided some dates based on the assumptions of previous exam schedules:

Events Dates (Tentative)
Notification Release June 2024
Registration start date July 2024
Last date July 2024
Prelims admit card August 2024
Mains admit card September/October 2024
Prelims exam date 24th, 25th & 31st August 2024
Mains Exam date 13th October 2024
Result Declaration To be Announced


The prelims exam consists of three subjects including Numerical Ability, English Language, and Reasoning Ability.

However, the mains exam consists of topics from Quantitative Aptitude, English Language, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, General/Financial Awareness.

Descriptions of both these exam syllabuses are given below:

  1. English Language: Fillers, Spotting Errors, Sentence Improvement, Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Fill in the Blanks, etc.
  2. Numerical Ability: Simplification/ Approximation, Quadratic Equations, Data Interpretation, Number Series, Data Sufficiency, etc.
  3. Reasoning Ability: Inequality, Syllogism, Coding-Decoding, Blood Relations, Puzzle and Arrangements, Direction sense and Order and Ranking, etc.
  4. Computer Aptitude: Computer Hardware and I/O Devices, Computer Languages, Basics of DBMS, Operating System, Internet, Computer Network & Security, History and Generation of Computers, Introduction to Computer Organisation, Computer Memory, Computer Software, etc.
  5. General Knowledge: Financial Awareness, Current Affairs, Govt. Schemes and Policies, Banking and Insurance Awareness, Static Awareness, etc.


Exam Pattern

Students must know its detailed exam pattern to prepare for the upcoming exam and score good marks.


(Prelims Exam Pattern)


Sections Total Questions Maximum Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 mins
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 mins
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 mins
Total 100 100 60 mins


(Mains Exam Pattern)


Sections No. of Questions Marks Duration
General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 mins
General English 40 40 35 mins
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 mins
Total 190 200 160 mins


Basic Guidelines for Prelims and Mains Exams

  • All the questions in the exam will be of objective type.
  • There will also be negative markings in the exam.
  • This exam will be held in both Hindi and English languages.
  • Students will get 1 hour for the preliminary exam and2 hours 40 minutes for the main exam.
  • There will be a total of 100 questions in the preliminary exam of total 100 marks.
  • In the mains exam, a total question is 190 with total of 200 marks.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates willing to apply for the IBPS Clerk exam must fulfil their eligibility criteria and other important details. The basic eligibility criteria for the post of IBPS Clerk are listed below:

  • Candidates must have completed bachelor’s degree from any discipline.
  • Final year student cannot apply for IBPS Clerk exam.
  • Their age should be between 20 to 28 years.
  • Aspirants should have the knowledge to operate and work in computer systems.

Apply Online

Eligible students can complete the online form after verifying their eligibility criteria and other details. Before filling out the online form, students must carry all the required documents along with the photograph to avoid any problems.


Thus, follow the procedures below to complete the IBPS Clerk Application Online Form.

  1. Visit the official website of IBPS ibps.in
  2. Then follow the tab “CRP Clerk
  3. Click on “Common Recruitment Process for Clerical Cadre.”
  4. Then follow the online registration link
  5. Fill out the form by entering the required details
  6. Now pay the prescribed application fee
  7. Upload the scanned photograph and signature
  8. Submit the IBPS Clerk Application Form
  9. Download the application form and take a printout for future reference.

IBPS Clerk Application Fee 2024

They must pay the required application fee while completing the online application form. Remember that filling out the online application fee is applicable for a specific time, so students must pay the application fee within the deadline.


Category Application Fee
SC/ST/PWD Rs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
General and Others Rs. 850/- (Fee including intimation charges)


IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2024

IBPS authority issues the call letter/admit card. The admit card will be released on August 2024 for the prelims exam and September/October 2024 for the mains exam.

Students must download their admit card from the official website. Without the admit card, aspirants are not allowed to give the exam.

To download their hall ticket, students just need to visit its official website and log in using their credentials like registration number/ roll number/ date of birth and password to be able to download their admit card.

Preparation Tips

The preparation of the exam must be done with the latest pattern and the syllabus of the exam. The syllabus contains various topics; hence you must choose the right books to prepare for your examinations.

Aspirants must also try to solve previous years’ question papers to know the exam pattern. You can also join online test series for better exam preparation and self-assessment.



I hope you have understood all the IBPS clerk Exam 2024 details.  In the article, we have provided aspirants with all the basic to advanced details they need to easily pursue the preparation and online exam registration of the IBPS clerk. Connect with us to stay updated with the latest information.


Frequently Asked Questions

Is IBPS Clerk Exam challenging?

The difficulty level of the IBPS Clerk exam 2024 was easy to moderate.


What is IBPS clerk eligibility?

To apply for IBPS Clear, students must graduate, and the Age Limit should be 20 to 28 years.


What is the exam date for IBPS Clerk 2024?

The IBPS Clerk 2024 Prelims exam will be conducted on August 24th, 25th & 31st, and the Mains will be conducted on 13th October 2024.


What is the minimum salary of IBPS clerk?

The minimum salary for an IBPS clerk is Rs. 19,900/-, and the maximum is Rs. 47,920.


How many times IBPS Clerk exam is conducted in a year?

Clerk exam are conducted once a year. IBPS conducts this exam for PO, Clerk and SO for the various nationalized banks.


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