IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2022

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 (Prelims & Mains).As we all know Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the official notification for the recruitment of Clerk. This year IBPS Clerk Recruitment Notification 2022 drive is taking place to fill  Clerk vacancies.The online registrations for IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2022 start from 1st July to 21st July 2022.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has introduced a new exam pattern for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 in its Official Notification. The introduction of the sectional time limit in the prelims exam of IBPS Clerk 2022 surprised many students. In this post, we have shared the new exam pattern of IBPS Clerk Prelims exam 2022.You can also check the section-wise weightage of the different topics as well as the details of marks distribution in the IBPS Clerk Exam below.

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Before appearing in any competition exam all you need to know the complete detailed syllabus for Exam. It is also important to know the latest exam pattern and syllabus for the particular exam. The questions will be asked in IBPS Clerk Exam will be based on official IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 (Prelims & Mains).In this post, we are providing you the detailed Exam Pattern of IBPS Clerk Exam 2022.

IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2022: Important Dates

Exam Events Dates
Commencement of IBPS Clerk Online Registration 01st July 2022
Last Date for IBPS Clerk Online Application 21st July 2022
Download IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2022 August 2022
IBPS Clerk Exam Date (Prelims) 28th August, 03rd & 04th September 2022
IBPS Clerk Prelims Result Date September 2022
IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2022 Date 08th October 2022
IBPS Clerk Mains Result 2022 April 2023
Provisional Allotment April 2023

IBPS Clerk 2022 Selection Process

As per the IBPS Clerk 2022 official notification released by IBPS for recruitment of Clerk, the recruitment will take place with the help of online examination.

  1. Online Preliminary Examination (Objective Test).
  2. Online Mains Examination (Objective Test).

The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) are not added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II) are considered for the preparation of the final merit list. Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in the main examination.

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2022

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam will comprise of 3 sections, with a total of 100 marks and total time of 60 minutes has been allotted for this exam.This year IBPS has introduced sectional time limit in the Prelims exam. You can go through the exam pattern and sectional time division of IBPS Clerk Prelims exam from the table below:-

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

S. No. Name of Test No. of questions Total Marks Time Duration
1. English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2. Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2022

S.No. Name of Tests No. of Ques. Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Time Allotted for Each Test
1. General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 English & Hindi 35 Minutes
2. General English 40 40 English 35 Minutes
3. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 English & Hindi 45 Minutes
4. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English & Hindi 45 Minutes
Total 190 200   160 Minutes


  • The above tests except for the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.
  • For each wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted.
  • The exam will be conducted online and it will carry objective type questions.

 IBPS Clerk 2022 – Important Links

IBPS Clerk 2022 Official Notification – Click Here
IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus 2022 (Prelims & Mains) – Click Here
IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 (Prelims & Mains) – Click Here
IBPS Clerk Previous Year Cut Off Marks (2015-2020) – Click Here
IBPS Clerk Previous Year Questions Paper PDF (2020-2016)- Click Here
Best Books for IBPS Clerk Exam 2022 – Click Here

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