IBPS Clerk-XII  Exam 2022 – Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the notification of the Common Recruitment Process (CRP Clerks-XII) for the selection of Clerical cadre Posts in the Participating Organizations. Eligible candidates can apply online before 21-07-2022.

IBPS Clerk-XII  Exam 2022 Notification Released
Last Date- 21-07-2022

Here on this page, candidates willing to apply can check the important dates, eligibility criteria, age limit, educational qualification, exam pattern, and syllabus along the selection process. The Selection Process will be based on Online Examination in three phases:- Preliminary Examination, and Main Examination.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Post Name
Exam Mode
Age Limit
20 to 28 years
Application Mode
Selection Procedure
Prelims, and Mains
Job Location
Across India

After knowing the exam date you all might be thinking about the eligibility criteria for this exam. You might be wondering what would be the age limit for appearing in this paper? What is the required qualification? Aspiring candidates who are going to apply for IBPS CRP Clerk Examination 2022 can check the details here.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern

The IBPS (CRP Clerks-XII) Exam will be conducted in two stages, namely Online Preliminary Examination and Online Main Examination. The IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern is given below:-

Name of Tests and No. of QuestionsMaximum Marks and Time Allotted
IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Pattern
English Language (30)30 marks and 20 minutes
Numerical Ability (35)35 marks and 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability (35)35 marks and 20 minutes

Candidates have to qualify for each test by securing cut-off marks. Qualified candidates will be called for Online Main Exam.

Name of Tests and No. of QuestionsMaximum Marks and Time Allotted
IBPS Clerk Main Exam Pattern
General/ Financial Awareness (50)50 marks and 35 minutes
General English (40)40 marks and 35 minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude (50)60 marks and 45 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude (50)50 marks and 45 minutes

Those who clear the Main Exam are shortlisted for the provisional allotment process to one of the participating banks. Marks obtained in Preliminary Exam will not be considered for shortlisting. The total marks for Main Exam are 200. Marks will be converted out of 100 for provisional allotment. The candidates are allotted banks on the basis of vacancies in their preferred banks and merit.

There will be a penalty for wrong answers in Preliminary and Main Exams. For each question for which a wrong answer is marked, 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as a penalty. If no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

Now, you all are aware of the IBPS Clerical Cadre Exam Pattern, so you can start practising for the exam. If you are confused about what type of questions can be asked in the exam, then have a look at the detailed IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus for Prelims and Mains Examination to know about the subjects and topics of the exam.

IBPS Clerk Eligibility

Educational Qualification(i) A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
(ii) 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.
(iii) 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).
Age LimitCandidates having age between 20 to 28 are eligible to apply for the exam.
Age relaxation is given to SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD and Ex-Servicemen candidates as per the government rules.

IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus

Check out important topics of IBPS Clerk Here. The detailed syllabus of each subject in the Preliminary Exam of IBPS Clerk is given below:-

English LanguageNumerical Ability
IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Syllabus
Reading ComprehensionSimplification
Cloze TestProfit & Loss
Para JumbleMixtures & Alligations
Fill in the BlanksSimple Interest & Compound Interest
Multiple Meaning/ Error SpottingSurds & Indices
Paragraph CompletionTime & Work
Miscellaneous(i) Speed, Time & Distance
(ii) Mensuration
(iii) Data Interpretation
(iv) Percentage
(v) Ratio & Proportion
(vi) Number Series
(vii) Permutation, Combination and Probability


IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Syllabus
Reasoning AbilitySitting Arrangement
Logical ReasoningPuzzles
Alphanumeric SeriesTabulation
Ranking/ Direction/ Alphabet TestSyllogism
Data SufficiencyBlood Relation
Coded InequalitiesCoding-Decoding

The complete syllabus of the Main Exam of IBPS Clerk is given below:-

General/ Financial AwarenessGeneral English
IBPS Clerk Main Exam Syllabus
Financial AwarenessReading Comprehension
Current AffairsGrammar
General KnowledgeVocabulary
Govt. Schemes and PoliciesVerbal Ability
Static Awareness


Reasoning Ability & Computer AptitudeQuantitative Aptitude
IBPS Clerk Main Exam Syllabus
Reasoning AbilityData Interpretation
Coded InequalitiesProbability
Coding-DecodingProblem on Ages
Data SufficiencyNumber Series
Ordering & RankingMixture & Alligations
Directions & DistancesTime & Work
Blood RelationSpeed, Time & Distance
Input-OutputMensuration and Geometry
SchedulingSimple Interest & Compound Interest
Linear/ Circular Sitting ArrangementProfit & Loss
SyllogismData Sufficiency
Computer Aptitude
InternetComputer Hardware/ Software
MemoryOperating System
Keyboard ShortcutsNetworking
Computer AbbreviationComputer Fundamentals/ Terminologies
Microsoft Office

IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Admit Card

The Centre, venue address, date and time for examinations (Preliminary and Mains) shall be intimated in the respective Call Letter. An eligible candidate should download his/her call letter from the authorised IBPS website by entering his/ her details i.e. Registration Number and Password/ Date of Birth. No hard copy of the call letter/ Information Handout etc. will be sent by post/ courier. It is important to note that candidates need to carry their IBPS Admit Card along with them to the exam centre.

IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 Result

IBPS will make arrangements for conducting the Online Preliminary Examination for Clerk and declare the result of the Online Preliminary Examination. IBPS will inform the shortlisted candidates about the Online Main Examination. The result of the IBPS Clerk Exam will be released after the completion of each stage. Candidates can check the result in the file uploaded by the Institute with their respective roll numbers.  Must visit IBPS Results Page to check IBPS Clerk 2022 Result.

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Posted on September 2, 2020 by vandana doll