IBPS Clerk Selection Process 2020: Check Selection Procedure For IBPS Clerk 2020

IBPS Clerk Selection Process 2020: IBPS new notification for Clerk recruitment in Public Sector Banks has been released and the Prelims exam is scheduled for December 2020 followed with Mains exam in January 2021. The IBPS Clerk is a great opportunity for the candidates who want to build up their career in banking sector. The candidates are selected on the basis of marks obtained in Mains exam as this exam does not hold any interview round. Before filling up the registration form, the candidates must have a look on the “Selection Procedure of IBPS Clerk 2020”. 

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Overview of IBPS Clerk 2020

Organisation IBPS
IBPS Official Website Link ibps.in
Post Clerk
Vacancy 1500+
IBPS Clerk 2020 Application Mode Online
Online Application 02.09.2020
Recruitment Process Prelims + Main Exams
Education Eligibility Graduate on or before 23.09.2020
Age Eligibility Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years (As on 01.09.2020)
Online Examination – Preliminary 05.12.2020, 12.12.2020 and 13.12.2020

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IBPS Clerk Selection Process 2020

The IBPS Clerk Selection Procedure has been divided into two sections that are Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. There is no interview round for Clerk post. The candidate must have a basic knowledge of computers and have completed their graduation. The candidate have to clear Prelims exam and then Mains exam to get selected for Clerical post in Public Sector Banks. Read out each section in details;

IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020

Prelims is the first level of selection procedure and is just a qualifying test to get selected for next level ,i.e. Mains exam. The prelims marks are not counted in the ultimate selection for Clerk post. The test is conducted online in an Objective type exam which is divided into three sections. The exam consist of 100 Questions for 100 Marks and with time duration of 60 minutes. There is a negative marking for 0.25 marks per each wrong attempt.

Sno Section Questions Marks Time duration
1 Reasoning Ability  35 35 20 Min.
2 Numerical Ability  35 35 20 Min.
3 English Language  30 30 20 Min.
 Total 100 100
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IBPS Clerk Mains 2020 

The IBPS Clerk Mains exam consists a total of 190 questions for 200 marks to be solved in 160 minutes. The sections included in Mains exams are Reasoning, English Language, General Awareness and Quantitative Aptitude. There is a negative marking for 0.25 marks per incorrect answer and the candidate have to score passing marks section-wise and overall to get selected. This scores in Mains exam will decide the final selection of the candidate and there would no further round afterthat.

Sno Section Questions Marks Time duration
1 General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Min.
2 General English 40 40 35 Min.
3 Reasoning Ability & Computer Awareness 50 60 45 Min.
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Min.
Total 190 200 160 Min.

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Final IBPS Clerk Selection 2020

Once the list of candidates qualifying Mains exam is out, the selected candidates will be called for a documentation verification after which the candidate will be a part of government banking sector. Below is the list of documents that the authority would ask to bring for verification procedure.

  • Printout of Valid Calls Letter
  • Valid System generated Online Application form
  • Graduation Mark sheet
  • Date of Birth Proof
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • If Applied for reservation Caste Certificate
  • Medical Certificate for Physically Disability candidates
  • Experience Certificates
  • NOC from department those candidates are pursuing in any Government Jobs / Public Sector Undertaking etc.

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Q. Does the IBPS Clerk selection procedure includes interview round?

Ans. No there is no interview round included, the candidates will be selected on the basis of their Mains exams.

Q. Is it mandatory to qualify each section in the Mains exam?

Ans. Yes, the candidate have to score section-wise passing marks too.

Q. Does the final selection includes Prelims Marks?

Ans. No the selection procedure totally depends on Mains marks, prelims is the qualifying exam to get selected for Mains exam.

Q. For which banks IBPS Clerk recruitment 2020 is meant?

Ans. The selected candidates will get an opportunity to work as a Clerk in the participating Public Sector Banks of India.