IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2020: Age, Nationality, Qualification

Attention Aspirants, the IBPS Recruitment Board has recently advertised a notification to conduct an online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Recruitment Process of IBPS Clerk CWE VII 2020.

The advertisement is made to fill near about 12075 Clerical Cadre Posts in the Participating Organisations. Throughout the article, we will discuss the IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2020. Get updated information on Age, Nationality, Reservation and Educational Qualification.

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IBPS Clerk Recruitment Notification (CWE VIII 2020)

Before we go deep with the information let us first have a look at the Major Features of the IBPS CWE Clerk VIII 2020 recruitment notification. 

Brief Description of the Job

Conducting Body Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Name of the Exam IBPS CWE Clerk VIII 2020
IBPS Clerk Notification 2020 Release Date September 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Application Starts From September 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Application Ends On October 2020
Download of call letters for IBPS Clerk Pre- Exam Training November 2020
IBPS Clerk Online Pre-Exam Training November 2020
Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary 12th, 13th & 19th December 2020
Result of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam January 2021
Download of Call letter for Online Exam – Main January 2021
Conduct of Online Examination – Main 24th January 2021
Declaration of Final Result 1st April 2021
Application Fee Rs.100/- for SC/ ST/ PWD/ EXSM candidates and
Rs.600/- for others.
How to apply Online
Mode of Exam Online
Number of Vacancies 12,075
Job Posting Anywhere in India
Job Profile Clerical Cadre

IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2020

A Banking Clerk is responsible for maintaining all the money related transaction via a fixed account number of a customer. Let us quickly move to the number of vacancies for different state mentioned in IBPS CWE Clerk VII 2020 recruitment notification. 

IBPS Clerk 2020 Job Vacancy

S.NoStateNo of Vacancies (Expected)
1.Andhra Pradesh485 Posts
2.Arunachal Pradesh08 Posts
3.Assam109 Posts
4.Bihar227 Posts
5.Chandigarh34 Posts
6.Chhattisgarh118 Posts
7.Dadra & Nagar haveli07 Posts
8.Daman & Diu08 Posts
9.Delhi272 Posts
10.Goa41 Posts
11.Gujarat487 Posts
12.Haryana175 Posts
13.Himachal Pradesh73 Posts
14.Jammu & Kashmir34 Posts
15.Jharkhand127 Posts
16.Karnataka554 Posts
17.Kerala217 Posts
18.Lakshadweep02 Posts
19.Madhya Pradesh290 Posts
20.Maharashtra775 Posts
21.Manipur11 Posts
22.Meghalaya17 Posts
23.Mizoram03 Posts
24.Nagaland12 Posts
25.Odisha196 Posts
26.Puducherry46 Posts
27.Punjab401 Posts
28.Rajasthan344 Posts
29.Sikkim11 Posts
30.Tamil Nadu1277 Posts
31.Telangana344 Posts
32.Tripura18 Posts
33.Uttar Pradesh665 Posts
34.Uttrakhand78 Posts
35.West Bengal417 Posts

Now let us quickly move to the eligibility criteria for the IBPS Clerk Recruitment Notification 2020.


  •  A Citizen of India or Bhutan or Nepal.
  • Tibetan refugee
  • Those who have migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Criteria

  • Minimum Age: 20 years
  • Maximum Age:  28 years

Relaxation in Age

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)3 years
PWD10 years
Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicementhe actual period of service rendered in defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
Widows, Divorced Women9 years
Jammu & Kashmir domiciled during 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots5 years
Regular Employees of Union Carbide Factory,
Bhopal retrenched from service (for MP State Only)
5 years

Note: Age Relaxation for PWD and Backward Classes as mentioned by the government of India notification.

Education Qualification

  • The applying candidate must have a Graduation Degree from any recognized University of State govt. Or the Central govt.
  • Qualification obtained from institutions other than a recognized State Board or Central Board should be submitted along with the necessary documents (the result should have been declared on or before April 2020).
  • Applying Candidates must have basic knowledge of a computer and must have obtained a Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations / Language / should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School /College/Institute.
  • Language Proficiency of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/UT) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply is preferable.

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