Updated By Shubhangi Pandey on 26 Jun, 2023 16:18
IBPS Clerk exam is an examination conducted for the aspirants who wish to acquire clerical cadre posts at different financial institutions and public sector banks. Candidates who wish to apply for the national-level banking examination need to know about the IBPS Clerk 2023 Eligibility Criteria. The eligibility criteria define the details that every applicant is required to fulfil if they want to give the IBPS Clerk 2023 test. These defining criteria include age limitation, educational qualification, nationality, categorization, etc. Satisfying these factors is necessary for a successful chance of getting permission to sit for the examination. The ones who fail to accomplish any of these defining factors will not be allowed to appear for the examination. It is also important to know that the candidates found faking the information provided will be debarred from any attempts of the IBPS Clerk.
Check Out: IBPS Clerk Model Papers (Prelims & Main)
After confirming the eligibility norms of the examination, candidates can switch to the Application Process of IBPS Clerk 2023. The application process can be done only through an online medium and no other means to fill the application form is applicable. As proof of authentication and confirmation of eligibility, each applicant will also be asked to add some of their documents along with the application. Therefore, candidates must make sure that they satisfy the eligibility norms and only then go further with their applications as the ones found ineligible will lose their candidature.
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Relaxation of Upper Age Limit:
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)
Persons With Disabilities (PWD)
Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned 5 years Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered at least military service and have been released on completion of assignment otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment
Widows, divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried
Regular employees of the Union Carbide Factory, Bhopal retrenched from service (Applicable to Madhya Pradesh state only)
Persons Ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989
Persons affected by 1984 riots
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The reservation policy is applicable only for the applicants who fall under the category of Persons with Benchmark Disabilities as prescribed by the exam conducting authority. It is to note that the reservation policy for certain categories has been imposed under the section 34 of “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016” that explains the right for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities to get the reservation for any such examination. The details of the reservation policy define the leverage given to applicants who inherit certain disabilities as mentioned below:
Autism, Mental Illness, Specific Learning Disability and Intellectual Disability.
Low Vision and Blindness
Locomotor Disability including Cerebral Palsy, Leprosy Cured, Dwarfism, Acid Attack Victims and Muscular Dystrophy
Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Multiple Disabilities including the ones falling under the category of Low Vision and Blindness and Autism, Mental Illness, Specific Learning Disability and Intellectual Disability, including deaf-blindness in the posts identified for each disability.
Note: Applicants must remember that the reserved vacancies will be subject to the vacancies and availability reported by the Participating Organisations of IBPS Clerk 2023.
Also Read: IBPS Clerk Three Month Study Plan
Note: : EWS Vacancies are tentative and subject to further directives of Government of India and outcome of any litigation. These guidelines are subject to change in terms of GOI guidelines/ clarifications, if any, from time to time.
Apart from the eligibility criteria mentioned above, candidates who wish to appear for the IBPS Clerk 2023 Mains Examination need to clear the Preliminary Exam of the same. The qualifying marks of the IBPS Clerk 2023 Preliminary Exam is an essential factor that will help candidates to get the ticket for the Mains Exam. Hence, it is important for the candidates to clear the IBPS Clerk 2023 Prelims and mark their place in the cut-off list prepared for the Mains applicants. It is also important for aspirants to know that clearing the Mains exam will make them eligible for the round of Selection Process for IBPS Clerk.
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Candidates must be Indian citizens and must have a bachelor's degree in any field from a recognised university.
Yes, the visually impaired candidates and candidates whose writing speed is adversely affected permanently for any reason can use their own scribe at their cost during the online examination (Preliminary and Main). Candidates have to arrange their own scribe for the exam.
For calculating the percentage of the graudation degree marks, candidates need to divide the total marks obtained in all the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by aggregate maximum marks (in all the subjects irrespective of honours / optional / additional optional subject, if any) multiplied by 100. This will be applicable for those Universities also where Class / Grade is decided on basis of Honours marks only.
Candidates seeking age relaxation will be required to submit necessary certificates in original along with photocopies at the time of joining and at any subsequent stage of the recruitment process as required by IBPS/ Participating Banks.
Yes, it is mandatory for the candidate to know how to use the computer. Although it is not compulsory to have Diploma in Computer Technology. Candidate should at least fulfil on of the following aspects in order to apply for IBPS clerk 2023 exam: Candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/Institute.
You cannot apply for IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam, in order to be eligible, you must have secured a graduate degree from any recognised university. So while pursuing any bachelor degree you cannot apply for IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam.
For more information about the IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam, please fill our Common Application Form (CAF). Our admission counsellor will then contact you and provide all the important information that you need to know about the IBPS Clerk exam. If you have any further queries you can also call our toll-free number 1800-572-9877 to avail FREE counselling.
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