IBPS Clerk 2017

IBPS Clerk is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to select candidates for the clerical cadre in multiple Government as well as Public Sector banks all over the country. The IBPS Clerk 2017 exam will be conducted on two levels- preliminary exam and mains. No interview process is required for the selection to the post of Clerk. Merit List is made based on the cumulative score of both Preliminary Examination as well as Mains Examination.

IBPS Clerk 2017 Notification

IBPS has released notification for IBPS Clerk CWE VII to fill vacancies in public sector banks. Online Registration for IBPS Clerk 2017 will commence from 12th September 2017 and the last date to fill out the online application form is 3rd October 2017. IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam 2017 is scheduled on 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th December 2017. Mains Examination will be conducted on 21st January 2018. Candidates can check the official notification by clicking on the link provided below

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IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam Dates

The tentative dates for conducting IBPS Clerk 2017 Preliminary Examination is 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th December, 2017 while that of Mains Examination is 21st January, 2018.

IBPS Clerk Online Registration 2017

The registration process for IBPS Clerk CWE 2017 Exam is done online. The link to online registration for this exam is mentioned below. Keep visiting the page for more updates.

Click Here to Apply Online for IBPS Clerk 2017

IBPS Clerk 2017 Application Fee

The application fees for IBPS Clerk CWE 2017 exam is Rs. 600/- for candidates belonging to General Category. For candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category, the application fee is reduced to Rs. 100/-

IBPS Clerk 2017 Vacancy

The number of vacancies have been reduced to 7883 as compared to the vacancy of last year that was around 22,711 as per the recent official notification released by IBPS. This means that the competition is going to increase and with less number of Banks participating in IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam, the selection will be really difficult.

IBPS Clerk Exam Centre 2017

Candidates can choose the centre of their preference while filling in the application form for IBPS Clerk 2017. The centres will be allotted to candidates based on their choice. However in case of non-availability of seats in the selected venue, IBPS can allot a different centre to the candidate.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment

The IBPS Clerk recruitment 2017 has to be done in two different stages: Preliminary and Mains. After clearing both the examinations a merit list is prepared that determines the fate of participating candidates. No interview process is required for selection to the post of Clerk through IBPS Clerk Examination.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2017

IBPS conducts exams for post of Clerical Cadre in two different stages: Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. The candidates are required to qualify both the stages to be listed in the merit list prepared after conduction of both the exams.

IBPS Clerk 2017 Preliminary Exam Pattern:

S.No Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 Hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Major changes have been observed in the Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam. The total duration and the number of questions asked in Mains Examination of IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam have been revised. In the latest update by IBPS, IBPS Clerk Mains Exam will now constitute of 190 questions that needs to be completed in a time frame of 160 minutes. Previously, Computer Aptitude and Reasoning Ability Section used to be conducted separately. But, in the recent update by IBPS, both these sections are amalgamated together and will constitute of 50 questions that needs to be solved in a time duration of 45 minutes.Both Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam will be conducted bilingually, i.e. both in English and in Hindi. Let’s have a look at the Exam Pattern for IBPS Clerk CWE VII.

IBPS Clerk 2017 Mains Exam Pattern:

Serial No. Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
2. English Language 40 40 35 minutes
3. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
4. General Awareness( with special reference to banking industry) 50 50 35 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017

The basic subjects that a candidate needs to master are Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning and English Language. The syllabus for both Preliminary Exam and the Mains Exam are different. A candidate is also required to be proficient in Computer and must have General Awareness knowledge specifically in the field of Banking.

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IBPS Clerk Preparation

Candidates are required to look into the latest pattern of the exam and must be acquainted with the updated syllabus before starting their preparation for IBPS Clerk CWE 2017. Candidates can learn through a range of course books provided on the store.adda247.com. They can assess themselves by giving the Online Mock Test Series for IBPS Clerk and they can also opt for Career Power Classroom Program to amplify their skills through our highly qualified faculty.

Important Topics to Prepare in each section:

Sections Asked Key areas to focus on
Quantitative Aptitude

Data Interpretation

Quadratic Equation

Number Series


Profit and Loss


Ratio and Proportion


Seating Arrangement


Mathematical Inequalities

Blood Relation


English Language

Reading Comprehension

Cloze Test

Sentence Correction

Fill in the Blanks

Spot the Error

Para Jumbles

Computer Applications

Computer Terms and Techniques

Shortcuts and Full Forms

General Awareness

Current Affairs

Banking Awareness

Financial Awareness

IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria

A candidate must be 20-28 years old, must hold a minimum qualification of Bachelor’s from a recognized university and must not hold any criminal record while applying for IBPS Clerk CWE 2017 Exam.

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IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2017

The link to admit card will be given on this website once it has been released by IBPS. Candidates are required to download their admit cards as it won’t be sent via posts.

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IBPS Clerk Results 2017

The IBPS Clerk 2017 result will be released after the completion of each phase of examination. The final merit list will be prepared both state wise and category wise in descending order of the marks obtained by the candidates in their online examination.

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IBPS Clerk Cut Off 2017

The cut off list for IBPS Clerk CWE will be released after the conduction of each level of exam and will be updated on the IBPS official website.



ANDAMAN & NICOBAR NA 20.03 31.22 36.97
ANDHRA PRADESH 31.28 25.39 38.66 39.16
ARUNACHAL PRADESH 31.47 27.32 35.16 29.82
ASSAM 32.82 29.41 32.16 37.32
BIHAR 28.69 25.94 36.57 38.41
CHANDIGARH 28.28 NA 30.07 37.97
CHATTISGHAR 28.35 19.50 37.41 38.72
DAMAN & DIU 33.69 27.03 35.75 30.60
DELHI NA 11.82 25.22 42.41
GOA 34.22 19.66 33.32 23.94
GUJARAT 25.72 17.88 34.72 35.94
HARYANA 30.47 29.32 34.00 40.97
HIMACHAL PRADESH 35.41 27.07 29.16 40.47
JAMMU AND KASHMIR 23.28 17.25 34.60 40.28
JHARKHAND 28.50 24.50 34.53 37.10
KARNATKA 29.78 20.69 40.03 36.10
LAKSHWADEEP 29.25 21.10 33.94 27.85
MADHYA PRADESH 33.94 19.32 33.72 38.35
MAHARASHTRA NA 29.63 38.63 35.47
MANIPUR NA 28.28 NA 33.44
MEGHALAYA NA 31.44 NA 37.25
MIZORAM NA 27.57 NA 25.66
NAGALAND 28.75 20.41 37.66 38.78
ODISHA 28.03 NA 36.66 38.78
PUDUCHERRY 26.72 24.88 32.63 37.38
PUNJAB 27.53 22.53 37.69 40.28
RAJASTHAN NA 29.72 31.50 36.96
SIKKIM 32.50 30.69 39.82 35.19
TAMIL NADU 31.28 26.47 38.10 39.88
TELANGANA 31.94 24.63 NA 38.13
TRIPURA 27.75 21.53 34.22 38.78
UTTAR PRADESH 27.94 26.35 33.10 39.28
UTTARAKHAND 27.94 26.35 33.10 40.50

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