IBPS Exam Dates, Exam Calendar 2021 (Out) IBPS PO, SO, RRB and Clerk

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Apr 12, 2021

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has published the IBPS exam dates for 2021 on the official website. IBPS is the exam conducting authority for all the banking exams, which is related to the Public sector Banks.

Latest Update:

  • The IBPS Calendar 2021 was released by the exam conducting authority on February 3, 2021. Hence, the aspirants can check the tentative exam dates of CRP for RRBs and PSBs for the 2021-22 session. Check the notification.
Official Notification
  • The aspirants should know that the IBPS exams 2021 may be commenced by the National Recruitment Agency (NRA).
IBPS Calendar

IBPS Calendar 2021

Check the following table to know more about the IBPS exam dates for RRB Officer Scale I, II, III, and IBPS RRB Office Assistant

Preliminary Examination Officer Scale I & Office Assistant: August 1, 2021,
August 7, 2021,
August 8, 2021,
August 14, 2021,
August 21, 2021
Single Examination Officers Scale II & III: September 25, 2021
Mains Examination Officer Scale I: September 25, 2021,
Office Assistants: October 3, 2021

Also, check the IBPS exam Dates 2021 for IBPS PO, SO, and Clerk in the following table:

Exam Probationary Officer Specialist Officer Clerk
Preliminary Exam October 9, 2021
October 10, 2021
October 16, 2021
October 17, 2021
December 18, 2021
December 26, 2021
August 28, 2021
August 29, 2021
September 4, 2021
September 5, 2021
Mains Exam November 27, 2021 January 30, 2022 October 31, 2021

The aspirants are advised to check the official website for getting the latest update on the IBPS exam 2021.


IBPS PO 2021 Exam Date

The exam conducting authority organizes the IBPS Probationary Officer (PO) exam for recruiting the officers for 15 public sector banks of India. The IBPS PO selection process is completed in three stages, which include the preliminary exam, main exam, and interview round. The IBPS has declared the CRP PO MT X Combined Result for Mains Exam, Click here for detailed information.

Like all other exams, IBPS also postponed the exam dates due to COVID 19 outbreak. Go through the following content to know more about the important dates of the IBPS PO upcoming exam dates 2021:

IBPS PO Exam IBPS PO Exam Date 2021 (Tentative) IBPS PO Exam Date 2020
IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card September 2021 September 22, 2020
IBPS PO Preliminary Exam October 9, 2021 October 3, 2020
October 10, 2021 October 10, 2020
October 16, 2021 October 11, 2020
October 17, 2021 January 6, 2021
IBPS PO Prelims Result October 2021 January 14, 2021
IBPS PO Mains Admit Card November 2021 January 25, 2021
IBPS PO Main Exam November 27, 2021 February 4, 2021
IBPS PO Main Result December 2021 February 2021
IBPS PO Final Result February/March 2022 April 2021

Salient Point

  • The IBPS interview for the PO exam usually conducts in the month of January every year.

Also, check some important links to the IBPS PO exam:

IBPS Clerk Dates

IBPS Clerk 2021 Exam Date

IBPS Clerk exam is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to complete the recruitment process of clerical cadre in multiple banks across the nation. The IBPS Clerk 2021 recruitment process will be completed through two stages- Preliminary exam and Main exam. Go through the following content to know more about the IBPS Clerk 2021 exam dates:

IBPS Clerk Exam IBPS Clerk Exam Date 2021 IBPS Clerk Exam Date 2020
IBPS Clerk Exam Prelims Admit Card July 2021 November 20, 2020
IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam August 28. 2021 December 5, 2020
August 29, 2021 December 12, 2020
September 4, 2021 December 13, 2020
September 5, 2021 -
IBPS Clerk Prelims Result September 2021 February 6, 2021
IBPS Clerk Mains Admit Card October 2021 February 6, 2021, to February 28, 2021
IBPS Clerk Main Exam October 31, 2021 February 28, 2021
IBPS Clerk Mains Result December 2021 April 1, 2021

Salient Point

  • There is no interview round to complete the IBPS Clerk selection process.
  • The result of the IBPS Clerk main exam is used to draw the merit list of the shortlisted aspirants. After that, the qualified aspirants will be asked to join the service.

IBPS SO 2021 Exam Dates

IBPS SO exam is held for recruiting specialist officers in multiple public sector banks under IBPS. IBPS SO exam is usually organized in the month of December. Check the IBPS SO 2021 exam in the following table:

Exam IBPS SO Exam Date 2021 IBPS SO Exam Date 2020
IBPS SO Prelims Admit Card November 2021 December 10, 2020
IBPS SO Preliminary Exam December 18, 2021 December 26, 2020
December 26, 2021 December 27, 2020
IBPS SO Prelims Result December 2021 January 6, 2021
IBPS SO Mains Admit Card January 2022 January 8, 2021
IBPS SO Main Exam January 30, 2022 January 24, 2021
IBPS SO Main Exam Result February 2022 February 4, 2021
IBPS SO Final Result April 2022 April 1, 2021

IBPS RRB 2021 Exam Date

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) organizes the IBPS RRB exam for recruiting eligible officers for multiple Rural Regional Banks across the nation. The exam conducting authority released the IBPS RRB 2021 exam dates. The selection process of IBPS RRB 2021 is completed into three stages: Prelims, Main, and Interview round. Go through the following table to know more about the important dates of IBPS RRB 2021:

IBPS RRB Exam IBPS RRB Posts IBPS RRB Exam dates 2021
IBPS RRB Preliminary Exam Officer Scale I and Office Assistants August 1, 2021
August 7, 2021
August 8, 2021
August 14, 2021
August 21, 2021
IBPS RRB Single Exam Officers Scale II & III September 25, 2021
IBPS RRB Main Exam Officer Scale I Office Assistants September 25, 2021
October 3, 2021

All the aspirants are advised to check the official website of IBPS to get all the latest updates on any of the exams.


Frequently Asked Questions

Ques. Is it necessary to get 60% in graduation to apply for the IBPS exam?

Ans. No, the IBPS does not mention any specific percentage in Graduation for applying the exams.

Ques. What is the IBPS pre-exam training?

Ans. The IBPS pre-exam training is for those aspirants, who have been belonging to certain categories such as SC, ST, and other minorities.

Ques. What are the best books to prepare for the IBPS exams?

Ans. Some important books to prepare for the IBPS exams are:

  • Verbal and Non-verbal Reasoning by R.S. Agarwal
  • Wren and Martin for English Grammar
  • Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma
  • Pratiyogita Darpan (Monthly Edition).
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.