IBPS CWE Clerk VIII 2020 Notification 12,075 Clerical Post Apply Online

Attention Aspirants, the much-awaited notification of IBPS Clerk recruitment notification 2020 has been released a few days before by IBPS. We all know that the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is one of India’s largest Public Recruitment Agency. The board has recently advertised a notification to conduct an online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Recruitment Process.

The advertisement is made to fill near about 12,075 Clerical Cadre Posts in the Participating Organisations. Throughout the article, we will discuss all the parameters of the IBPS Clerk recruitment notification (CWE VIII 2020) like exam pattern, study material, syllabus, salary offered and best available Books.

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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

Eligibility Criteria

Let’s read the eligibility criteria for the recruitment of IBPS CWE Clerk VIII 2020 Vacancy.


  • 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.

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 2021).
  • 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.

Age Criteria

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

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

To know the detailed info on IBPS Clerk Eligibility Criteria (click here).

IBPS CWE VIII Clerk Selection Process

The written exam is the ladder to your success and scoring great is the only way through which you can make it to the job. Let us find out the selection procedure to this very prestigious examination.

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Documents Verification.

1st Stage: IBPS Clerk Preliminary Examination

The very first stage of your dream job is to score great in the Preliminary examination. Here aspirants must keep in mind that the written examination will be online in nature and will consist of the following parameters.

IBPS Preliminary Exam Pattern

S.No Subjects No of Questions. Marks Time allotted (Separately timed)
1 Reasoning Ability Paper 35 35 20 Minutes per section (1 Hr)
2 Numerical Ability Paper 35 35
3 English Language Paper 30 30
 Total 100 100

Basic Guidelines

  • Total Question: 100
  • Maximum Marks: 100
  • Time Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Marking scheme: 1(one) mark for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: 1/4th marks will be deducted for incorrect answer.
  • The medium of Instruction: Hindi/English

2nd Stage: IBPS Clerk Mains Examination

Successful candidates who have cleared the Preliminary cut off will be called for Mains examination. It is to be noted that only those candidate who will clear the respective cutoff made by the board will be called for Mains examination. Let us have a look at the IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern.

IBPS Mains Exam Pattern Basic Guidelines

Sr. No. Subjects No. of 
Max Marks Time allotted
1 General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
2 General English 40 40 35 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
  Total 190 200 160 minutes

Basic Guidelines

  • Total Question: 190
  • Maximum Marks: 200
  • Time Duration: 160 Minutes
  • Marking scheme: 1(one) mark for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: 1/4th marks will be deducted for incorrect answer.
  • The medium of Instruction: Hindi/English

3rd Stage: Document Verification

If you have cleared both the Preliminary and Mains Examination then relax it’s your time to join the job. A list of all the selected candidates (State-wise) will be declared on the official website of IBPS. After clearing all the Cut off one needs to visit the centre allotted by the recruitment authority for document verification. You will need these documents to be carried along with you.

  • Call Letter
  • Valid System generated Online Application form
  • Date of Birth Proof
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Graduation Mark sheet
  • Caste Certificate (if applied for)
  • Medical Certificate for Physically Disability candidates
  • Experience Certificates (If any)
  • NOC from the current working department (If have)

 Exam Syllabus

The IBPS Clerk 2020 exam is a two-tier online objective written test. The questions related to Reasoning, General Logical Ability, Maths and General Knowledge (Finance Knowledge) will be asked. The nature of the questions will be objective in nature and for each correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded. One can read and download the complete updated IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020 by Clicking here.

Best Books for IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam

Candidates preparing for the exam are getting tensed about the Study Materials and Books required to crack the Exam. But if your preparation is effective and you are working with proper planning then you can easily clear the cut-off. All you need is these Best Books for IBPS Clerk Exam 2020.

 Application Fee

Application fee for the IBPS CWE VIII Clerk Recruitment 2020 is as followed.

  • Gen/OBC Category: Rs. 600/- Only
  • SC/ ST/PWD/EXSM & Reserved Category: Rs 100/- only.

Mode of Payment

  • Candidate applying for the post can directly pay the application fees online (Using Debit/Credit/Net-Banking) by visiting the Official Website before October 2020.

Note: Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstance.

How to Apply? 

One should follow these simple steps to apply for the IBPS Clerk 2020 Exam.

  • One has to visit the official website of IBPS.
  • Click on the apply online or register
  • Fill the personal details carefully.
  • After filling the personal detail, one has to select the subject for which He/She is applying.
  • Upload the photo and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Pay the application fee online.
  • Save the Application form for future use.

 Admit Card

The admit card for the IBPS Clerk recruitment notification 2020 will be released 2 weeks before the Expected Exam. The Admit Card or commonly known as Call Later can be download from the official website. Admit card will be released separately for Preliminary and Main exam The admit card is the mandatory document to carry during the Exam hall at the time of written examination. If a candidate fails to show His/Her IBPS Clerk 2020 Admit Card at the time of the written exam, then he/she shall not be allowed to appear for the test.

CWE Clerk VIII 2020 Vacancy and Job Profile

Serving a Customer with all their financial needs is the prime objective of a Banking Clerical Cadre. A Banking Clerk is responsible for maintaining all the money related transaction via a fixed account number of a customer. One can directly work for national development and contribute to society. All these features make the job a lifetime opportunity for all the applying candidate. Let us quickly move to the number of vacancies for different state mentioned in IBPS CWE Clerk VIII 2020 recruitment notification. 

S.No State No of Vacancies
1. Andhra Pradesh 167 Posts
2. Arunachal Pradesh 10 Posts
3. Assam 94 Posts
4. Bihar 178 Posts
5. Chandigarh 37 Posts
6. Chhattisgarh 89 Posts
7. Dadra & Nagar haveli 03 Posts
8. Daman & Diu 01 Posts
9. Delhi 362 Posts
10. Goa 48 Posts
11. Gujarat 533 Posts
12. Haryana 146 Posts
13. Himachal Pradesh 90 Posts
14. Jammu & kashmir 61 Posts
15. Jharkhand 59 Posts
16. Karnataka 618 Posts
17. Kerala 291 Posts
18. Lakshadweep 01Posts
19. Madhya Pradesh 325 Posts
20. Maharashtra 772 Posts
21. Manipur 08 Posts
22. Meghalaya 06 Posts
23. Mizoram 02 Posts
24. Nagaland 04 Posts
25. Odisha 191 Posts
26. Puducherry 22 Posts
27. Punjab 405 Posts
28. Rajasthan 268 Posts
29. Sikkim 10 Posts
30. Tamil Nadu 792 Posts
31. Telangana 162 Posts
32. Tripura 18 Posts
33. Uttar Pradesh 944 Posts
34. Uttrakhand 97 Posts
35. West Bengal 195 Posts

Now let us quickly move to the exam pattern and Syllabus for the IBPS Clerk Recruitment Notification 2020.

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