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IPPB RECRUITMENT Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification

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IPPB RECRUITMENT Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification
September 13, 2021
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About Banking Body and Exam

The long-form of IPPB is India Post Payments Bank.

It is an administration bank under the Ministry of Communications. This bank intends to utilize India’s mail depots as passageways. Also, it gives more than 3 lakh postal mailman Gramin Dak Sevaks with door-to-door banking administrations.

They offer certain positions in their banks each year. Hence, they send out the opening rundown yearly to get new officials ready. So, for this reason, the bank conducts IPPB Exams. It is a yearly online examination. It has initial two phases and up close and personal meetings.

The IPPB Exams employs applicants for positions like – Assistant Manager, Managers, Scale officials, etc. This exam has 3 phases – prelims, mains, and the meeting. Also, this work is generally for experienced persons and newcomers. These positions go under the center level. Furthermore, the qualification varies according to the posts.

Through the IPPB Exams, around 3600 applicants will get recruited. The application form for the IPPB Exams 2021 will get available through online mode.

Table of Contents

IPPB Exams Highlights

Exam Name Indian Post Payments Bank
Abbreviation IPPB
Conducting Body Indian Post Payments Banks Ltd, New Delhi
Exam Level National level
Application Mode Online/Offline Mode
Examination Mode  Online Mode
Number of Vacancies Yet to declare
Number of Stages Three – Prelims, Mains and Interview
Phone Number 1800-180-7980


So, the applicants who want to go to the public banking section should not miss this golden opportunity. They must apply for this exam as soon as they can.

Likewise, applicants must check the qualification measures first.

Firstly, the applicants must enroll.

Then, they can move forward with the application structure.

The applicants who want to give this exam should visit the official website. Then, they will get a lot of news regarding this exam. So, if the applicant wants to stay updated with the recent notifications regarding this exam, they should check out this site regularly.


Exam Notification and News

IPPB publishes the official notification every year on its official website. It is not yet published. Furthermore, the exam details, application process, syllabus, exam pattern, and vacancies also get published along with the exam notification. Hence, the applicants must go through the notification PDF properly before they start applying for the exam. The applicants can also save the PDF for future references.

The latest IPPB Exams notifications and news were released in 2019. After that, any new post has not got released yet this year. But there are some tentative dates that the applicant can follow. These tentative dates are made based on the previous years.

IPPB Exams Events Tentative Dates for 2021
Beginning of the online registration May 2021
Ending of the online registration Last week of May 2021
Last week for the Application fee End week of May 2021
Prelims June 2021
Mains August 2021


Exam Date

The exam dates of IPPB Exams will get published along with the IPPB Exams official notification 2021. It has not got released yet. So, the exam dates are unknown to the applicants right now. But IPPB will release the date shortly.

IPPB Exams Important Dates (Tentative)

IPPB Exams Processes Exam Dates
Beginning of the online application register Yet to declare
Ending of the online application register Yet to declare
Application fee submission Last date Yet to declare
Application Details Editing the Last Date Yet to declare
Admit Card Download date Yet to declare
Asst. Manager Exam Date Yet to declare
Territory Officer Exam Date Yet to declare
IPPB Recruitment Exam Date Yet to declare


Application Fee

The application fee for SC/ST/PWD (Only intimation charges) categories is Rs. 150/-

Moreover, for the general category, it is Rs. 750/-

Firstly, the applicants must pay the application fees only through the online mode. No offline mode is available. Also, they can pay through Debit Cards, Credit Cards, IMPS, Internet Banking, Cash Cards, or Mobile wallets.

Secondly, the applicants must pay the application fee. Otherwise, they cannot complete the application form registration on time.

Also, the applicant should try to pay the application fee early. In this way, they can avoid the server rush at the last minute.


Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria get published along with the official notification of IPPB Exams. So, the applicants who are eager to take the exams must regularly check the site to get updates about the qualifications needed. But, failing in any of these criteria will result in the disqualification of the applicants. Besides, the applicant has to provide their original documents to the banking body to prove their qualifications.


Age Educational Qualification Nationality

Max Age: 30 years


Min Age: 20 years

  • The applicant must be a graduate of the university.
  • Also, the applicant can be from a government university.
  • The applicant can be Indian.
  • Also, the applicant can be a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan.
  • Furthermore, the applicant can be a refugee from Tibet. But the applicant must have had a permanent settlement in India since 1st January 1962.
  • Lastly, the applicant can be of Indian origin who came from Pakistan, Bhutan, or Burma. Also, the applicant can be from Sri Lanka, the East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda. It can be from the United Republic of Tanzania, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, Vietnam. But the applicant must have a permanent settlement in India.



Positions Vacancies Eligibility criteria
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Dir.


1 University graduate.

MBA or CAIIB certificate.

Chief Technology Officer  1 B. Tech

Applicants must have an educational certificate since 1st September 2019.

Corporate Roles 24 Min operational/financial/banking/marketing experience.
Scale I officers 671 University graduate.

Have minimum educational qualification.

Having experience as a business correspondent.

Scale II and Scale III officers 1077 University graduate.


Scale IV and VI Officers 12 Must have a min of work experience from a recognized university.
Scale VII Officers 5 University graduate.




The IPPB salary details get mentioned every year in the official notification of IPPB Exams. However, the salary is different for various posts.

Besides the salary the officials get, they also get

dearness allowance,

compensatory allowance,

and many more allowance.

Also, the officials get gift money whenever they perform the best.

The current salary structure is below.

Designations Pay Scale Monthly salary
JMGS – I Rs.23,700/- to Rs.42,000/- Rs.65,000/-
MMGS – II Rs.31,705/- to Rs.45,950/- Rs.83,000/-
MMGS – III Rs.42,020/- to Rs.51,490/- Rs.1,06,000/-
SMGS – V Rs.59,170/- to Rs.66,070/- Rs.1,76,664/-
TEGS-VI Rs.68,680/- to Rs.76,520/- Rs.2,18,294/-
SMGS – IV Rs.50,030/- to Rs.59,170/- Rs.1,44,250/-
Territory Officer Rs.27,000/-



Another detail that the applicant should keep in mind is the syllabus. The syllabus of the IPPB Exams covers so many topics under different sections. Moreover, the applicants have to cover all the parts to achieve great success in the exam. Besides, this syllabus also gets released every year with the official notification of the IPPB Exams.

Furthermore, the syllabus gets divided into two parts – preliminary and mains.

Also, every applicant needs to go through the entire syllabus thoroughly. Hence, they can save the syllabus PDF for future references. As a result, this will help the applicants to understand which topic can be scoring. Also, this will help to understand which is necessary and which is not.


Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for IPPB Exams gets divided into three main sections:

  1. Firstly, Preliminary Exam (online).
  2. Secondly, Mains Exam (online).
  3. Lastly, Interview.

This exam pattern can help the applicant understand the entire process of the IPPB Exams. Also, every applicant needs to go through the exam pattern thoroughly before sitting for the exam. Hence, the applicants will know which sections have which marks, the exam timing, the total marks, and the marking scheme.

Also, both of the exams consist of MCQ Questions. Hence, there is a chance of getting negative marks in these papers. One-fourth of the negative marking will get deducted for every wrong answer.


Admit Card

IPPB releases admit cards for every exam separately on their official website. This year also the same thing will happen. So, to download the admit card, the applicants mainly need two things. Firstly, the registration number or roll number, and secondly, the DOB or password. The applicants have to download and save the admit card for future references. It will not get sent to them by post. Before downloading the admit card, the candidate must check that whether the information there is correctly written or not. Then, before sitting for the exam, the candidate must again see the admit card. Without this, the applicant will not get allowed for the examination. So, the applicant must bring the admit card to the exam hall along with identity proof.



Like the admit card, the result of IPPB Exams will also get released separately for every exam. The results will get published on the site. Hence, the applicants must keep themselves updated regularly by visiting the site. Also, the result will be available in PDF format. So, firstly, the applicant must download and save the PDF for future references. Then, the applicant must find their roll number and name on the PDF. If their roll number is there, then that means they have qualified for the exams.

The result gets published few days after the exams. Then, the applicants have to log in to the site, and there, they will get to see the scoreboard.


How to apply?

Candidates willing to apply for IPPB Exams 2021 can apply for any post. Each post will have an alternate application fee.

  1. Firstly, the applicant must visit the official website (
  2. Then, the applicant must click the “India Post Payments Bank” link under the “Banking and Remittance” option.
  3. After that, the IPPB page will appear on the computer screen. The applicant must click on the “Work with IPPB” tab.
  4. Click on the “IPPB Current Opening 2021” link. There will be the “Apply Online” option. The applicant must click on it.
  5. The application form will appear.
  6. Then, the applicants must write the essential information carefully on the form.
  7. The applicant must upload a photo and signature.
  8. Also, the applicants have to fill the form carefully.
  9. After that, the applicants must click on the “SAVE AND NEXT” option.
  10. As a result, the applicant will get a new password and generated registration number.
  11. Next, the applicants must check the information properly before paying the application fee.
  12. Then, the applicant must pay the fee online via Debit card, or Credit Card, or Internet Banking, or IMPS, or any other online mode.
  13. The applicant will get an invoice fee receipt after this process. It will confirm that the application form gets completed.
  14. Then, the applicant must download the fee receipt.
  15. Lastly, the applicant must download and save this form. Then take a printout of it.


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Q. The IPPB is administration work or personal work?

The IPPB is administration work.

Q.  Is there any assistance bond or understanding in the IPPB?

No. There is no assistance bond or understanding in the IPPB.

Q. When do these particular compensations increment?

The compensations will increase according to the advancements or as per expanding pay scale.

Q. What is the exam date of the IPPB Exams 2021?

The date of the IPPB Exams 2021 is not yet declared.

Q. What will be the way of the exam?

The way the exam will be online.

Q. Which ID proof can get considered as a legitimate ID confirmation to enter the exam hall?

The ID confirmations needed in the exam hall are Pan Card, Aadhaar Card, Driving Licenses, School/College ID Card, Employer ID, Passport, and Voter ID Card.

Q. Will any of the information be adjusted/erased/included in the submitted application?

No changes can get made to the application after it gets submitted.

Q. How many vacancies are there in IPPB 2021?

The vacancies in IPPB 2021 are numerous.

Q. Which is the method of selection for IPPB Vacancy 2021?

The Written Examination and Interview.

Q. What is the Official IPPB Careers Portal for Make Your Career Power? is the Official IPPB Careers Portal for Make Your Career.


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