IBPS Clerks Notification 2017 out!

IBPS Clerks

One of the most awaited notifications for all the banking job aspirants is here.

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) on Monday issued a notification for the recruitment of the post of Clerks –VII for various Public Sector banks.

Total No. of Vacancies –

Total of 7883 vacancies has been announced across various banks.

Note: The vacancies are expected to increase further as a few participating banks have not disclosed their vacancies.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • A candidate must be either –
  1. A Citizen of India;
  2. A Subject of Nepal;
  3. A subject of Bhutan;
  4. A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India;
  5. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.


  • Age as on 1st September 2017


  1. Minimum 20 years;
  2. Maximum 28 years.

Relaxation in age limit

S No. Category Relaxation
1 SC/ST 5 years
2 OBC 3 years
3 PWD 10 years
4 Ex-Servicemen (those who have served minimum 5 years) Actual period of service rendered + 3 years
5 Domicile of J&K of between 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989 5 years
6 People affected by 1984 riots 5 years


Educational Qualification:

  • A Graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized University;
  • The candidate must possess a valid Mark-Sheet/Degree while registering online;
  • Computer Literacy is mandatory.


How to Apply:

  • Candidates are required to first visit the official portal of IBPS i.e.; ibps.in
  • Candidates are now advised to follow the instructions as they come”
  • Once candidates are done with filling their details, they should crosscheck the details and click the “SAVE AND NEXT” tab
  • After this the candidates are required to make the payment and complete the final step of their registration process.

Mode of Payment:

The candidates will have to pay their fee ONLINE only. The payment can be made through:

  • Debit Cards;
  • Credit Cards;
  • Internet Banking;
  • IMPS;
  • Cash Cards;
  • Mobile Wallets.


  • Rs 100/- For SC/ST/PWD/Ex-Servicemen.
  • Rs 600/- For all other categories.

Important Dates (tentative):

Activity Tentative Dates
Online Registration (including payment) 12th September 2017 – 3rd October 2017
Download of Call letters for Pre-Exam Training November 2017
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 13th November 2017 – 18th November 2017
Download of Call letters for Prelim Exam November 2017
Prelim Exam 2nd December 2017 – 3rd December 2017

9th December 2017 – 10th December 2017

Result of Prelim Exam December 2017
Download of Call letters for Main Exam January 2018
Main Exam 21st January 2018
Provisional Allotment April 2018


Paper Pattern:


S No. Test No. of Question Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30  

60 minutes

2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100



S No. Test No. of Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
2 General/Economy/Banking Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
3 English Language 40 40 35 minutes
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes


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All the best!!