Bank Exam - Upcoming Bank Exams 2022 List

By : Akash Mishra

Updated : Sep 22, 2022, 14:03

Bank exams 2022 are one of the most desired exams for graduates willing to make their career in the banking sector across the country. Every year multiple banks release a number of vacancies for the posts of Bank PO, Bank Clerk, Bank SO, Assistant, etc. The bank jobs are further capped with multiple stages of examination for the selection process. The notification of many upcoming bank exams 2022 is in the process which we have described below. Candidates can check the complete exam cycle details of these bank exams so that they can start their preparation with ease.

What is a Bank Exam?

As a matter of fact, IBPS PO, Clerk, SO & Insurance jobs are reputed as well as the largest employment-generating sector for both fresh graduates and experienced professionals. Other than this, the major attractions of bank jobs are handsome salaries, job security, perks, and allowances (DA, HRA, Medical, Travelling, etc.)

Due to all these incentives, lakhs of students apply for bank vacancies. This is what makes the competition more confronting at an exponential pace. To deal with such a situation the official authorities test your intelligence in several subjects.

Bank Exam Notification

The major leading banks in India are SBI, RBI, NABARD, LIC, along with the recruitment body IBPS which conducts a list of bank exams on behalf of several other banks registered with it. These banks conduct examinations for several bank vacancies on a yearly basis to hire a deserving candidate.

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Thus, to grab a seat and to get placed in your desired job, it is important to prepare in the best manner as per the bank syllabus specified by the officials to crack the bank exam.

List of Upcoming Bank Exams 2022

Get here the list of latest and upcoming bank exams notifications in India 2022 along with their exam dates & total/tentative vacancies. Scroll down to know more about online preparation & notifications for upcoming bank recruitments.

List of Major Upcoming Bank Exams 2022-2023

Tentative dates for some of the upcoming Bank exams have been already announced for 2022. Candidates should, however, constantly visit the official website for up-to-date information. Here we are going to provide some of the important dates below such as notification declaration date, Prelims, and Mains exam date.

Bank Exam NameConducting bodyImportant Dates
byjusexamprepReserve Bank of India

RBI Assistant 2022 Mains exam has been completed on May 8, 2022.

Notification – January 2023 (Tentative)

Prelims – To Be Notified

Mains Exam – To Be Notified

byjusexamprepInstitute of Banking Personnel SelectionNotification: 6th June 2022

Prelims: 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st August 2022

Mains: 24th September 2022

byjusexamprepInstitute of Banking Personnel SelectionNotification: 6th June 2022

Prelims: 07th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st August 2022

Mains: 1st October 2022

byjusexamprepInstitute of Banking Personnel SelectionNotification: 1st August 2022

Prelims: 15th, 16th, 22nd October 2022

Mains: 26th November 2022

byjusexamprepInstitute of Banking Personnel SelectionNotification: 30th June 2022

Prelims: 3rd, 4th September 2022

Mains: 8th October 2022

byjusexamprepInstitute of Banking Personnel SelectionNotification: November 2022 (Tentative)

Online Exam: 24th, 31st December 2022

byjusexamprepState Bank of IndiaNotification – 21st September 2022

Prelims- 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th December 2022

Mains-January 2023/ February 2023

byjusexamprepState Bank of India

Notification –30th August 2022

Prelims- To be announced

Mains- To be announced

byjusexamprepState Bank of IndiaNotification 2022 – 6th September 2022

Prelims – November [Tentative]

Mains – December [Tentative]

byjusexamprepLife Insurance CorporationNotification – To Be Notified
byjusexamprepNew India Assurance Company LimitedNotification – Yet To Be Released

SBI Bank Exams

State Bank of India (SBI) is India’s prime commercial bank which is retained by the Government of India (GOI). This public sector banking and financial services company came formally into existence on July 1, 1955.

State Bank of India conducts recruitments for various SBI PO, SBI Clerk, and SBI SO posts almost every year. These SBI Bank exams require minimum eligibility of graduation degree to apply for the posts which are shared below.

Exam Name

Exam Dates

Vacancy

SBI PO 2022

  • Prelims - 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th December 2022
  • Mains - January 2023/ February 2023

1673

SBI Clerk 2022

  • Prelims - November [Tentative]
  • Mains - December [Tentative]
5008

SBI Apprentice 2022

To be announcedVacancies of the previous year- 6100

SBI SO 2022

To be announced 

Vacancies of the previous year- 283

SBI CBO 2022

23rd January 2022

1226

IBPS Exams

IBPS full Form Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is one of the leading recruitment bodies that conduct recruitment of various positions like Bank PO and Bank Clerk for different public & private banking exams. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection started operation in the year 1975 and became a self-governing body with the consent of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the year 1984. As per IBPS Calendar 2022-23, the following are tentative exam dates of IBPS PO, Clerk, SO, & RRB. Vacancy details will be shared, once the official notification is out.

Exam Name

Exam Dates

IBPS 2022 Vacancy

IBPS 2021 Vacancy

IBPS RRB 2022

  • 07th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st August 2022 (Prelims)
  • 01st October 2022 (Mains for Clerk)
  • 24th September 2022 (For PO)
8000+12,500+

IBPS PO 2022

  • Prelims - 15th, 16th, 22nd October 2022
  • Mains - 26th November 2022
6900+4100+

IBPS Clerk 2022

  • Prelims - 15th, 16th, 22nd & 23rd October 2022
  • Mains - 17th December 2022
6000+7800+

IBPS SO 2022

  • Prelims - 24th, 31st December 2022
  • Mains - 29th January 2023
To be announced1800+

IBPS IT Engineer

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RBI Exams

One of the major Central Banking Institutions of India, RBI or the Reserve Bank of India manages the monetary policy of the Indian currency (rupee). Established on 1 April 1935, RBI has its headquarters in Mumbai. It conducts job openings such as RBI Assistant and more.

Exam Name

Exam Dates

Vacancy

RBI Assistant 2022

26th & 27th March 2022

950

RBI Office Attendant

To be announced

Vacancies of the previous year- 841

RBI Security Guard

To be announced

Vacancies of the previous year- 241

RBI SO

April 10, 202229

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List of Insurance Exams

Insurance exams in India comprise both public & private sector groups. It conducts various recruitment for the posts of Assistant in UIIC, AO in OICL, HFL Assistant Manager in LIC, AAO in LIC, Assistant in NIACL, etc.

Insurance exams hold a similar syllabus to bank exams including some insurance topics. Therefore, students preparing for bank exams can also try their luck in these Insurance exams:

Exam Name

Exam Dates

Vacancy

NIACL AO 202216th October 2021300

LIC AAO 2022

28th August 2021

-

LIC Assistant

To be announced-

GIC Assistant Manager

29th August 2021

44

LIC HFL

To be announced

-

LIC ADO

To be announced

-

List of Private Bank Exams

Several private banks are held on a yearly basis to fulfil various positions in the bank such as IDBI Assistant Manager, J&K Bank PO/Clerk, Canara Bank SO, etc. These private bank exams are not released regularly but are based on manpower requirements. Thus, you can have a look at the tabulated data below to stay updated on the private bank vacancies:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Vacancy

OSCB BA/AM/SM 2022February/March 2022 (Tentative)754
PO & Clerk in J&K BankTo be announced

45

HP State Cooperative BankTo be announced-
Punjab State Cooperative BankTo be announced-
Bihar State Cooperative BankTo be announced-
Saraswat Bank 2022To be announced-
South Indian Bank Legal OfficersTo be announced-
J&K Bank SOTo be announced-
Cotton Corp. Management TraineeTo be announced-
Canara Bank SO14th February 2022-
Karnataka Bank PO 2022To be announced-

HARCO Clerk, Jr Accountant, & Senior Accountant 2022

To be announced-

List of Government Bank Exams

A number of government banks hold their recruitment programs for various posts, such as are PNB PO, Indian Bank PO, ECGC PO, etc. These bank exam questions are similar to other PO, Clerk, SO & Insurance exams but the recruitment is done separately as per the vacancies available:

Exam Name

Exam Date

Vacancy

ESIC SSO 2022To be announced93
ECGC PO 202229th May 202274
Nainital Bank PO & Clerk 2022March 2022 (Tentative)100
ESIC UDC/MTS/Steno 202219th, 20th & 26th March 20223800+
SO in Central Bank of India22nd January 2022115
India Post 2022To be announced262
Specialist Officers Scale-I & II in BOMTo be announced-
Bank Note Press, DewasTo be announced-
SBI PharmacistTo be announced-
Punjab and Sind BankTo be announced

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GIC Assistant Manager 2022To be announced-
 To be announced-
Exim Bank SOTo be announced-
Indian Overseas SOTo be announced-
IDBI Bank SOTo be announced-
Exim Bank Management TraineeTo be announced-
BOI Security & Fire OfficerTo be announced-
Canara Bank SO14th February 2022-
BOI Officer Scale 1,2,3,4To be announced

-

BOI OfficerTo be announced

-

PNB SO 2022To be announced-
NHB Assistant ManagerTo be announced-
Nainital Bank SO 2022To be announced-

EPFO Assistant

To be announced-

EPFO SSA 2022

To be announced-

What New in Upcoming Bank Exams 2022?

Bank exams have a defined schedule along with selection criteria. Candidates looking for a stable and respected arena usually apply for these bank jobs. To get through them you need to crack different stages which are prelims, mains, interviews, and group discussion.

As we know bank exams are conducted yearly and do not let candidates wait years for the results such as other government exams. However, from last year onwards, the officials either conduct the Phase 3 selection on the basis of interview (50 marks) or interview (30 Marks) and GD (20 Marks) due to the situation taking over globally.

Bank Salary

The salary of bank employees is one of the most searched queries among students. Preparing for the bank exams 2022 not only makes you curious to know the outcome but the income as well. Here is the bank salary offered for various posts by the officials:

Posts

Salary offered

SBI Clerk Salary

The pay scale of a clerk is 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230-1310/1-31450.

SBI PO Salary

₹27,620/- (with 4 advance increments)

(in a scale of 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020)

SBI SO Salary

  • JMGS I: ₹ 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020
  • MMGS II: ₹ 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020
  • MMGS III: ₹ 42020-1310/5-48570-1460/2-51490
  • SGMS IV: ₹ 50030-1460/4-55870-1650/2-59170

IBPS PO Salary

The pay scale is 23700 - (980 x 7) - 30560 - (1145 x 2) - 32850 - (1310 x 7) – 42020

IBPS Clerk Salary

The clerk pay scale is ₹ 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230-1310/1-31540

IBPS SO Salary

  • JMGS I: INR 14500+(600×7) – 18700+(700×2) – 20100+(800×7) – 25700/-
  • MMGS II: INR 19400+(700×1) – 20100+(800×10) – 28100/-
  • IT Officer: INR 23700-(980×7)-30560-(1145×2)-32850-(1310×7)-42020.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Salary

The pay scale is ₹ 7200-(400/3)-8400-(500/3)-9900-(600/4)-12300-(700/7)-17200-(1300/1)-18500-(800/1)-19300

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Salary

The gross salary of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I is around 23700 - (980 x 7) - 30560 - (1145 x 2) - 32850 - (1310 x 7) – 42020.

RBI Assistant Salary

The basic pay scale is of 13150-750 (3)-15400- 900(4) -19000-1200(6)-26200-1300 (2)-28800- 1480(3) – 33240 – 1750 (1)- 34990 (20 years).

Bank Exam Syllabus

Almost all bank exams include a similar syllabus, which may only vary from prelims to mains. However, the bank syllabus is also a bit different for distinctive posts such as PO, Clerk etc. Below your doubts will be cleared regarding the bank exam syllabus 2022:

Bank PO Prelims Syllabus

The preliminary phase of selection includes three subjects in Bank exams which are English Language, Reasoning Ability, and Quantitative Aptitude. Check out the tabulated data to know the topics asked in the upcoming bank exams:

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

Reading Comprehension

Simplification/Approximation

Coding-Decoding

Spotting Errors

Data Interpretation

Puzzles and Seating Arrangement

Cloze Test

Quadratic Equations

Syllogism

Fillers

Number Series

Input-Output

Para jumbles

Miscellaneous Questions

Inequality

Sentence Improvement

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Alphanumeric Questions

Vocabulary-based Questions

-

Miscellaneous Questions

Bank PO Mains Syllabus

Mains examination includes a high number of questions from each section in comparison to prelims with an elevated level of difficulty. Thus, knowing the topics prior is important to upgrade the score in the bank PO mains examination.

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

Reading Comprehension

Data Interpretation

Puzzles and Seating Arrangement

Double Fillers

Number Series

Inequality

Sentence Rearrangement

Simplification/Approximation

Syllogism

Sentence Connectors

Arithmetic Problems

Input-Output

Para jumbles

Quadratic Equations

Coding-Decoding

Sentence Improvement

Data Sufficiency

Logical Reasoning

Sentence/Paragraph Completion

Quantity Based Questions

Data Sufficiency

Spotting Errors

Miscellaneous Questions

Miscellaneous Questions

Bank Clerk Prelims Syllabus

The bank Clerk prelims syllabus is similar to other clerk exam syllabus. There are three major sections that a candidate needs to prepare to ace the preliminary exam which are as follows: -

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

Reading Comprehension

Number Series

Syllogism

Error correction

Data Interpretation

Coding-Decoding

Cloze Test

Quadratic Equations

Inequality

Error detection

Quantity based questions

Data Sufficiency

Para jumbles

Simplification/Approximation

Puzzles and Seating Arrangement

Fillers

Miscellaneous Questions

Alphanumeric Questions

Vocabulary-based Questions

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Miscellaneous Questions

Bank Clerk Mains Syllabus

The Bank Clerk mains exam syllabus comprises broadly of four sections which are: Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language, and an additional section of General Awareness or Computer Aptitude.

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

General Awareness

Reading Comprehension

Data Interpretation

Syllogism

Current Affairs

Vocabulary

Simplification

Inequality

Banking Awareness

Cloze Test

Quadratic Equations

Circular Seating Arrangement

Static GK

Fillers

Number Series

Linear Seating Arrangement

Financial Awareness

Odd One Out/ Theme-based questions

Quantity Based Questions

Puzzle

-

Para jumbles

Data Sufficiency

Blood Relation

-

Sentence Improvement

Miscellaneous Questions

Coding-Decoding

-

Sentence/Paragraph Completion

-

Order and Ranking

-

Spotting Errors

-

Data Sufficiency

-

-

-

Direction Sense

-

Bank Exam Eligibility Criteria

To appear for any exam bank, it is important to fulfilling the bank exam eligibility criteria as specified by the official authorities. Commonly all the bank exams require similar eligibility criteria, which is as stated below:

  • Nationality: A candidate must be a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal/Bhutan, Tibetan Refugee, a person of Indian origin migrated from Pakistan/Burma/Sri Lanka/East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • Age Limit: The minimum age of the candidate should not be less than 20 years and the maximum age also should not be more than 30 years for upcoming bank exams.
  • Educational Qualification: Minimum graduation degree in any discipline from a university recognized by the Government of India.

Bank Exams Preparation Tips

Bank exam preparation is a process that cannot be done in a day or two. One has to be completely dedicated and diligently prepare for the exam. Bank exams require a hold on major components in order to crack the exam. Hence, start your preparation for bank exams 2022 now with us for a better tomorrow.

  • Practice Online bank exam mock tests to reach out to an advanced level of preparation along with which you can identify your strengths and weaknesses easily.
  • Time management and accuracy are the major factors to be conquered in order to get success in the bank exams.
  • Plan out a daily routine of practising questions to work on time management skills, so that none of the topics is left untouched.
  • Regular revision of the syllabus will keep you updated with the topics asked in the bank exams in order to help you solve the questions quickly.

Bank Exams Mock Tests

BYJU’s Exam Prep provides a wide range of mock tests for upcoming bank exams to help you judge the level of your preparation and improve accordingly. Practice a wide range of bank exam mock tests to streamline your exam preparation which will lead to better understanding and clarity of the topics. Regular practice of bank mock tests will ultimately give you the desired results to help you achieve your goals.

SBI Clerk Mock TestIBPS Clerk Mock TestESIC SSO Mock Test
Bank Note Press Mock TestESIC UDC Mock TestLIC AAO Mock Test
IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Mock TestIBPS RRB Clerk Mock TestGIC Assistant Manager Mock Test
ECGC PO Mock TestBihar State Cooperative Bank Mock TestDFCCIL Junior Manager Mock Test

Bank Exams Online Course

Online coaching for Bank exams gives you the flexibility to prepare for the upcoming exams in your comfort zone. Thus, opting to prepare with experts will give you access to a wide range of study materials, PDFs, practice questions, live sessions, and much more. Therefore, switch to online classes for upcoming bank exams to get abundant exposure to practice questions and mock tests.

Punjab State Cooperative Bank Online CoachingIBPS PO Online CoachingECGC PO Online Coaching
SBI Clerk Online CoachingBank Note Press Online CoachingFCI AGM Online Coaching
IBPS SO Online CoachingDFCCIL Junior Manager Online CoachingSBI PO Online Coaching
IBPS RRB Online CoachingJAIIB Online CoachingLIC AAO Online Coaching

Bank Exam Related Links -

Here are some related links for PO, Clerk, SO & Insurance exams that help in your preparation and secure good marks in upcoming prelims and mains exams.

Banking Exam Questions

Bank Exams Online Coaching

Monthly GK Updates

Bank Exam Previous Year Papers

Quantitative Aptitude

Weekly One Liners Current Affairs

GK Current Affairs Quiz 2022

Bank Exams Question Papers with Answers

Bank Exam Subjects

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Bank Exam FAQs

  • IBPS, RBI and SBI are the major bodies that conduct recruitments on an yearly basis. The most popular bank exams that are held in India are: -


    • IBPS Probationary Officer (PO) Exam 
    • IBPS Clerk Exam
    • IBPS RRB Probationary Officer (PO) Exam  
    • IBPS RRB Clerk Exam
    • SBI PO Exam
    • SBI Clerk (Junior Associate) Exam 
    • IBPS Specialist Officer (SO) Exam 
    • SBI Specialist Officer (SO) Exam 
    • RBI Assistant Exam


    Download Latest Weekly Current Affairs PDF

  • As per the IBPS Calendar, IBPS PO, Clerk, SO, and RRB are scheduled to be out in the coming months. Also, we have updated the entire data of upcoming bank exams 2022 including the SBI exam, RBI exams, Insurance exams, Private Bank exams, and other government exams above for your convenience.

  • Regular practice of mock tests and online classes will enable you to build up your speed and accuracy in order to achieve a good score in the bank exams 2022.

  • Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply online for upcoming bank exams through the official website of respective banks.

  • Exams conducted for Grade A posts such as specialist officer etc are considered as the toughest bank exam. Despite that, you can crack the exam with adequate revision and a checkpoint to your exam preparedness.

  • IBPS PO, IBPS RRB, IBPS SO, IBPS Clerk, SBI PO, RBI Assistant, RBI Grade B, NABARD are the best exams for bank jobs.

  • Almost every bank exam is easy to crack with the right set of preparation. However, IBPS RRB and IBPS Clerk can be considered as the easiest bank exams.

  • Bank exam preparation requires complete dedication. Most of the time candidates do not pay attention to negative marking and go on with guesswork which leads to failure.

  • Banking is a good career as bank jobs not only provide a good salary but also provide several other perks and benefits. Moreover, bank jobs are the most reputable and lucrative jobs in the country.

  • With the increasing number of participants, the level of competition has increased in past years. However, candidates understanding the entire criteria and preparing in a structured manner will easily crack the bank exams.

  • No, the use of the calculator is strictly prohibited in bank examinations. Bank exams include objective-type questions where candidates can solve the calculations using a pen and paper.

  • The major Bank Posts for which you can apply under Bank Exams are:


    • Bank Probationary Officer (PO)
    • Bank Clerk
    • Bank Specialist Officer (SO)
    • Grade B Officer
  • The minimum educational qualification needed to appear for the bank exam is a Graduation Degree from a recognized university.

  • Bank Exams such as IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, IBPS RRB, IBPS SO, SBI PO, etc. are held annually. However, some posts such as SBI SO are conducted twice a year.

  • Any bank job comprises at least two stages. The first stage is the prelims followed by mains and finally an interview which is the third stage. Prelims and Mains Exams are for the post of Clerk while an interview is added for higher posts such as PO and SO.

  • Yes, there are very few exams for which there is no written test. However, the selection is made on the basis of your educational qualification and Interview. The selection for SBI SO is made on this basis.

  • Yes, the bank exams conducted by IBPS RRB and IBPS will be conducted by NRA CET.

  • You need to study Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language and Comprehension for the Prelims Exam. Whereas you need to focus on Financial and Banking Awareness, Computer Knowledge along with the subjects of the Prelims Exam.

  • You can appear in either English or Hindi in the Bank Exam.

  • You need to devote at least 3 hours with full sincerity, punctuality, and determination. However, the ability to crack the exam depends on your level of preparation, the practice of the mock test, your ability to solve questions within the stipulated time limit, and the number of attempts made by you in the exam.

  • The number of attempts for bank exams is unlimited until you have attained the maximum age. However, SBI PO has defined 4 attempts for the general category and 7 for the other categories.

  • The best Bank PO Online Test Series is by BYJU'S Exam Prep. You will get video lectures, mock test series, free doubt clearing classes, quizzes, and many other good features.

  • Yes, with hard work and determination you can crack bank exams without taking offline coaching. In order to be successful in the bank exam, you need to have good study material, good books, and quality time. Moreover, you have to practice mock test series, so that you can rectify your mistakes and come across varied types of questions.

  • Yes, you can apply for a bank exam subject to fulfillment of eligibility criteria laid by the bank authorities.

  • You can improve your vocabulary for Bank Exams by reading newspapers on a daily basis, solving word games, taking regular mock tests, taking note of your common errors, and rectifying them.