IBPS Clerk Exam 2019

About Exam

The online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Common Recruitment Process for selection of personnel for Clerical cadre Posts in the Participating Organisations is tentatively scheduled in December 2019 & January 2020.

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Important Dates

ActivityTentative Dates
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates17.09.2019 to 09.10.2019
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)17.09.2019 to 09.10.2019
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam TrainingNovember 2019
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training November 2019
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training
25.11.2019 to 30.11.2019
Download of call letters for Online examination – PreliminaryNovember 2019
Online Examination – Preliminary07.12.2019, 08.12.2019, 14.12.2019 & 21.12.2019
Result of Online exam – PreliminaryDecember 2019/ January 2020
Download of Call letter for Online exam – MainJanuary 2020
Online Examination – Main19.01.2020
Provisional AllotmentApril 2020

AGE LIMIT

Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.09.1991 and not later than 01.09.1999 (both dates inclusive)

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

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

HOW TO APPLY AND EXAM FEE

  • Candidates are f required to go to the IBPS’s website ibps.in and click on the Home Page to open the link “CRP Clerks” and then click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP- Clerks (CRP-Clerks-IX)” to open the On-Line Application Form.
  • Application Fees

Rs. 100/- (inclusive of GST) for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.

Rs. 600 /- (inclusive of GST) for all others.

Preliminary Examination

Name of TestsNo of QuestionsMax MarksTIME allotted for each test (separately timed)
English Language303020 minutes
Numerical Ability353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

Note: Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS

Mains Examination

Name of TestsNo of QuestionsMax MarksTIME allotted for each test (separately timed)
General/ Financial Awareness505035 minutes
General English404035 minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
Total190200160 minutes

The above tests except the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

  • There will be Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Online Preliminary and Online Main Examination)  marked in the Objective Tests.
  • For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score.
  • If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.