IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018

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The notification of IBPS Clerk will be released in the month of August 2018 by officially. Institute of Banking and Personal Selection will conduct examination to eligible candidates for the post of Clerk. IBPS will release a total number of 8000 (expected) vacancies for the post of Clerk in this year. IBPS Clerk 2018 examination dates are announced and pre exam held on dated 8, 9, 15, and 16 in the month of December 2018. Candidate can fill their application form through online mode by official website of IBPS.


IBPS (CRP CLERKS – VIII ) Recruitment 2018

Event Start Date

End Date


Application Form 18 September 2018

10 October 2018

Application Fee

UR/General: Rs. 600, SC/ST/PwD/ExSM: Rs.100
Mode of Payment

Pay through Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card and Challan.

Age Limit

20 years to 28 years

Education Qualification

Bachelor’s Degree
Admit Card / Hall Ticket

November 2018

Exam Date

08/12/2018, 09/12/2018, 15/12/2018 & 16/12/2018
Pre Exam Result

December 2018/ January 2019

Mains Exam Admit Card

January 2019
Mains Exam

20 January 2019

Vacancy Details

7424/- Posts


Admit Card

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Official Website

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IBPS Clerk 2018 Exam Eligibility criteria:


 Candidates should be the citizens of India, a subject of Nepal & Bhutan will take the IBPS Clerk examination 2018 when they fulfill all the eligibility criteria.

Educational qualification of IBPS Exam 2018-19:

 The first things for all the Candidates have to fulfill all eligibility criteria of IBPS Clerk before applying online. In this way the educational qualification of IBPS Clerk is very important subject for all the Candidates. Candidates who want to apply for the exam of IBPS Clerk 2018-19 must have graduation degree in any stream from any recognized university and institute of India. Candidates should have cleared the intermediate or Graduation in English as a subject. Candidates must have a mark sheet or degree certificates and also have diploma/certificate/degree in computer language.

 Age limit of IBPS Clerk:

The candidate’s minimum age should be 20 years and maximum age should be 28 years as on 1 September 2018. Candidates should not born before 2nd September 1989 and not born after 1st September 1997.

The age relaxation for IBPS Clerk 2018 is given below:


Age Relaxation


OBC/ Non Creamy Layer

3 Years

Persons with Disabilities

10 Years

Ex-Service Man/ Disabled Ex- Service Man

8 years

Application Fee of IBPS Clerk:

Application fee of IBPS Clerk for general and OBC candidates are 600 rupees and for SC ST and Ex-service man are 100 rupees. Candidates can their IBPS Clerk exam fee via online mode by using Credit Card, Debit Card, and Net Banking.

Note: Candidates are advised to wait for official notification because eligibility criteria will be changed after publishing the official notification of IBPS Clerk 2018 exam.

Selection Procedure of IBPS Clerk Examination 2018:

IBPS Clerk examination 2018 will be conducted through IBPS. IBPS will organize IBPS Clerk 2018 examination in two parts: preliminary and Main examination. Preliminary exam carry three subject English language, Quantitative aptitude and Reasoning ability. However Main exam carry four subjects General Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude and Quantitative Aptitude. The IBPS Clerk preliminary exam will be conducted through online mode. The preliminary exam contains 100 objective type questions of 100 marks, English language contains 30 marks, Numeric Ability contains 35 marks and Reasoning Ability contains 35 marks. Duration of preliminary exam is one hour. There will be negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer. The Preliminary exam will be a qualifying nature. After qualifying the Preliminary exam candidates will be called for main examination of IBPS Clerk 2018.  The main exam of IBPS Clerk 2018 will be organized through online mode and main exam carry 200 marks, General/ Financial Awareness carry 50 marks, General English carry 40 marks, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude carry 60 marks and Quantitative Aptitude carry 50 marks. The total duration of main exam is 160 minutes. There will be negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer. There will be fixed timing for each section in mains exam of IBPS Clerk 2018 . The Main examination of IBPS Clerk will be based on the performance of candidates because it decides the final merit of IBPS Clerk exam 2018-19.

IBPS Clerk Preliminary exam 2018:

S. No.

Name of subjects (objective type) No. of Question Maximum Marks Duration
1 English language 30 30

Composite time of 1 hour.


Quantitative aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning ability 35






Note: There will negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer.

IBPS Clerk Main exam 2018:

S. No.

Name of subjects (objective type) No. of Question Maximum Marks Duration
1 General/ Financial Awareness 50 50

35 minutes


General English 40 40 35 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60

45 minutes


Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 35 minutes


190 200

160 minutes

Note: There will negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer.

Admit Card of IBPS Clerk 2018:

IBPS will publish the admit card of IBPS Clerk 2018 Exam through online mode. The candidates who fill the application form of IBPS Clerk exam 2018 will be able to download their admit card from official website of IBPS. Candidate can download their IBPS Clerk admit card 2018 via online mode within two weeks before the examination. Candidate can download their admit card by putting the details of registration number and date of birth.

Answer key of IBPS Clerk Exam2018:

Answer key of IBPS clerk will be published in online mode through the officially within one week after the examination of IBPS Clerk 2018. Candidates who appear in the examination of IBPS Clerk 2018 will be able to download their answer key by putting some details like registration number and date of birth. Candidate can check their performance and rough result with the IBPS Clerk answer key 2018. IBPS Clerk exam will be held on 8, 9 15 and 16 December 2018. After the examination held, the answer key of IBPS Clerk will release by officially within last week of December.

IBPS Clerk cut off marks: 

IBPS recruitment board publishes the cut off marks for IBPS Clerk examination every year. IBPS Clerk Cut-off marks will be published through online mode by officially. The cut-off of IBPS exam will be published after publishing the answer key of IBPS Clerk examination 2018. Cut Off marks help the candidates to appear in next stage/exam of IBPS Clerk 2018-19.

IBPS Clerk section wise Cutoff Marks 2017:


Cut-off Marks




Numeric Ability



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