Apply IBPS Exam 2022: login for PO, Clerk, RRB, SO application
IBPS’s login page, www.ibps.in, is a focus of attention for Indian graduates from early 2011. Not a surprise, the word “IBPS” makes it into Google’s top search queries every year. Even in 2022, the IBPS exam is a bigwig; lakhs of people are expected to register at the IBPS portal this year for participating in bank exams for the posts of PO, Clerk, SO (Specialist Officer), etc. IBPS is also behind the recruitment to Regional Rural Banks, also known as RRBs. If you are a job seeker desiring a career in the financial sector, you must know about the IBPS recruitment. This article shows you how to apply online for IBPS Exam in 2022, explaining each step of the online application process.
What’s ahead: a table of content
How to login IBPS website for application, call letter and results
Before we tell you anything about the login pages for IBPS Exam in 2022, allow us to assist the candidates who have applied for the previous recruitments, especially in 2021. IBPS recruitment process 2021 is continuing at different stages, and you can access the latest developments below.
The IBPS login links and application pages stop functioning after the dates prescribed on the website. Therefore, the candidates who have applied for the previous exams must check their results/download call letters before the due date. They may use their existing IBPS login credentials to sign in or create a new one if that is allowed.
The main disadvantage of the IBPS login system is that you need multiple registrations for PO, Clerk, SO, and RRB exams. It is high time for IBPS to consider building a user profile system like Kerala PSC, for handling all recruitments in one account.
How to reset IBPS login ID (registration number) and password.
One who registers for IBPS Exam should always bookmark the login URLs for all future requirements. IBPS publishes recruitment updates on its website, but a backup is still good; the above links may serve you in need. Now another thing if you want to sign-in and access the IBPS account is the registration number and password.
IBPS registration number is sent to your email address you apply online for IBPS PO, Clerk, RRB, or SO Exam. So you can always search your email for recovering IBPS login ID. Click on the “forgot password?” link in the IBPS sign-in form if you want to recover the password. You need to access your IBPS registered email or mobile number to use this feature.
IBPS exam registration dates 2022
IBPS is currently not taking any online registrations, right now, in March 2022. However, they would probably start accepting new applications around June of this year. You may check the following table for the next IBPS exam dates in 2022.
|Exam Type||Prelims Date||Mains Date|
|IBPS Clerk Exam||28.08.2022|
|IBPS PO Exam||15.10.2022|
|IBPS Specialist Exam||24.12.2022|
|IBPS RRB Exam|
(Officer Scale- I
& Office Assistant)
|Officer Scale I : 24.09.2022|
Office Assistants : 01.10.2022
|IBPS RRB Exam|
(Officer Scale- II & III)
It should be noted that the above-given table illustrates the proposed schedule of IBPS PO, Clerk, SO, and RRB examinations in 2022. It is different from the registration dates, which happen at least one to two months before the online examinations. Check our related article on “next IBPS exam dates 2022” for the approximate date around which you may apply online for the upcoming IBPS recruitment.
Download IBPS PO RRB, Clerk and SO PDF notification
The first thing before you even plan to apply for IBPS recruitment is to download the notification. The IBPS advertisement comes in PDF format has all the details of the recruitment, like eligibility, syllabus, and the overall overview of the entrance test.
As of now IBPS has released PO, Clerk and RRB notifications in 2022. We will upload IBPS SO PDF notification as soon it is available.
How to apply online for IBPS Exam 2022 (PO, Clerk, RRB, SO)
Although the IBPS exam application form has multiple stages, the good thing is that the registration process is parallel across all IBPS recruitments. So you won’t find a substantial difference in the steps given below, regardless you apply for IBPS PO, Clerk, RRB, or Specialist (SO) exam.
- Find the link to IBPS exam application form 2022
To apply for the IBPS exam 2022, the first thing to do is open the registration page. The official website, www.ibps.in portal offers sub-pages for tracking the updates about IBPS PO (Link), Clerk (Link), RRB (Link), and SO (Link) recruitments; browse through them.
Depending on the recruitment status, you will find the link to the latest application form from the above pages; click on it. (PS: Right now, as on August 2022, IBPS is accepting application for PO recruitment XII.)
- Check the schedule of the IBPS exam and start registration
The IBPS registration page resembles something as shown in the screenshot. The exam schedule is on the left side, and a registration button and login form are on the right side.
You may start applying for the IBPS exam by pressing the yellow button which reads “Click here for New Registration.” (only during the period specified on the page).
- Get your for IBPS login ID and password
The first stage when you are on IBPS form is to get a login ID and password. Before you begin, read the Instructions from the PDF file that is popping-up, and close it.
Now complete the Basic Info part in the form with utmost care. Enter your Name, personal phone number, and an email ID for getting the IBPS registration number. Click “Save& Next.”
- Upload photo and signature as per IBPS requirements
Now you will get IBPS registration number and temporary password, it appears in the top section of the page. Here you can also see an option to upload your photo and signature to IBPS portal.
You can click on the guideline link to download the PDF instruction file, which has the information on the size and dimension of the images to be uploaded.
Use the mouse pointer to browse and upload the documents to the IBPS registration form. If the uploads in the correct format, you see them on your application form; then, you can save it and proceed to the next section.
- Fill the IBPS PO, Clerk, RRB, or SO application form
Next section of the IBPS application has multiple pages arranged in tabs. And it is the most important part where the candidates enter their educational qualifications, communication address, etc. and make a complete profile.
Here, the applicants select and claim their relaxation benefits based on community and other criteria mentioned in IBPS eligibility requirements. You also need to provide their previous IBPS exam appearances (if any) along with the registration numbers.
The fee amount for the IBPS online registration appears at the end of form as you fill the text boxes. Press the validate button to check whether there is any portion left unfilled. If no errors, click on “Save & Next” when you complete each section.
- Submit IBPS Bank (organisation) preference
Sometimes you might also see the option to submit an organisation preferences while applying for the IBPS exam.
This “order of preference” is taken into consideration if a candidate clears the IBPS recruitment and is eligible for placement in one of the banks in the list.
- Complete and register IBPS exam application form
When you proceed from the “Details” page, IBPS shows you fully completed application form in one single page.
Verify all information, confirm photo and signature, agree to the terms, and press the Final Submit button. You won’t be able to change anything in the IBPS application form after this stage.
- Upload declaration form and thumb impression
Now comes the option for uploading the declaration form and the thumb impression to the IBPS application form. Candidates need to write the declaration on paper using black ink and then scan and upload the same to the IBPS portal.
Guidelines for making the ” files to be uploaded,” like size, dimensions, and declaration text, are given on the same page.
- Pay IBPS exam fee and confirm the registration
Now comes the time to pay the fee amount and confirm your IBPS exam registration. As 2022, the IBPS application fee is 600 INR for candidates (General category) applying for PO, Clerk, RRB, or Specialist Officer (SO) recruitments. However, aspirants who have a reservation (SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM) needs to pay only 100 rupees. The charges include GST and all other IBPS services during the term of recruitment.
IBPS’s partner BillDesk accepts Credit & Debit cards, Wallets, and Netbanking for online payment. The applicant get an SMS and email after a successful payment.
- Download & print IBPS payment receipt and application form.
IBPS may require candidates to produce a print-out of their online application form, and the e-payment receipt at the exam center. So make sure that you download and save these documents immediately after doing the registration.
You can do this by signing-in to the IBPS login page for PO, Clerk, RRB, or SO recruitment. After login, click on the links at the top left corner to download and print the required files.
So yeah, that is how you apply online for the IBPS exam in 2022. IBPS will send all further communication regarding your application, like the exam date and other instructions, to the registered email ID and phone number. Remember to bookmark your IBPS login page to download the call letter/admit card and check the results when they are announced.
IBPS Exam 2022 application FAQs:
We tried our best to include all the requirements for IBPS registration in the above sections. Now that you know the basics of applying online for IBPS exam 2021 let’s find answers to some of the doubts you may have in your mind.
No. However, you have to submit the details of your previous IBPS applications in the registration form.
Candidates need to acquire the qualification before the last date mentioned in the IBPS notification 2022 for the particular recruitment.
As of October 2021, you may apply for IBPS exam from a mobile device. In case you are getting this error, switch to a desktop PC or laptop to complete your application.
More the one application is not allowed. Now if the payment gateway fails, the amount will get credited to your bank account in 2-3 days. Login to your IBPS account again and resubmit the payment and get a receipt.
It is not possible online, but you may contact IBPS support for assistance.
Use the contact numbers or email in the screenshot to reach IBPS and get proper support. If the phone is busy, you may also use their online Grievance Redressal System to raise complaints. Go https://cgrs.ibps.in/ and click on the Register New Complaint button to avail support services and check complaint status. Remember to quote your IBPS registration number or payment details for a quick resolution.
Finally, if you have any doubts about IBPS online registration or anything in general related to IBPS exam 2022, feel free to ask your questions in the comments form.