Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the 2019 Clerk notification for CRP Clerks -IX recruitment drive today, September 12th, 2019. Candidates who are interested in appear for the recruitment drive can access the notification now at the official website,

The application process for the IBPS 2019 Clerk recruitment drive will begin on September 17th and the last day to apply for the same is October 9th, 2019. The preliminary exam is scheduled to be conducted from November 25th, 2019 to November 30th, 2019.

The recruitment drive is being conducted for 17 participating banks for more than 12 thousand vacancies. The state-wise and category-wise break down of the vacancies can be accessed at the official notification.

Eligibility and Qualification

Interested candidates must be between the ages of 20 and 28 years to be eligible to apply for the Clerk position. Relaxation is provided in the upper age limit for candidates who are from the reserved categories as per the norms.

In terms of qualification, candidates must have attained a graduate degree from any stream. They should also be proficient in the official language of the state for which they are planning to apply in both reading and writing.

Mode of Selection

Candidates must clear the Preliminary examination and Main examination before the final selection. Preliminary exam is for 100 marks and will test candidates on English Language, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning Ability, and the duration of the exam is 60 min.

The candidates who clear the Preliminary exam will have to appear for the Main exam which will be for 160 minutes and for 200 marks testing candidates on General/Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude, and Quantitative Aptitude.

Candidates can access the official notification at the official website or in this direct link for more details on reservation policy, vacancy breakdown, mode of selection, application process among others.