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IPPB Recruitment 2022: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern

IPPB 2022: The Indian Post Payments Bank exam is a National Level Exam and is popularly known as the IPPB exam. IPPB is completely owned by the Government of India and the undertaking of Departments of Post. Students who want to serve in the Public Bank Sector then they should not miss this golden opportunity, they should apply for this IPPB exam for a different post. The in-principle approval from RBI  has been given to the India Post Payment Bank has also received the Cabinet approval for setting up IPPB.

If you want to serve in the Public Sector Bank and going to appear for IPPB Recruitment 2022 then you have to face the three stages of the examination. The selection of candidates will be decided by the performance in all three stages: Prelims, Mains, and Interview. To know more about the IPPB exam, students are suggested to go through this full article till the end.   

IPPB 2022: IBPS has released the tentative calendar for years 2022- 23. Interested candidates can go through it to find the dates of their Examination.

To find the detailed notification visit the website regularly for all Examination.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Overview

Name of ExaminationIndian Post Payments Bank 2022
Popularly Known AsIPPB 2022
Conducting AuthorityIndian Post Payments Banks Ltd, New Delhi
Level of ExamNational level
Mode of ApplicationOnline/ Offline Mode
Mode of Examination Online Mode
No. of  VacanciesTo be announced
Name of Vacancies

To be announced

No. of Phases

3 ie. Prelims, Mains and Interview

Email Helpdesk[email protected]
Email www.ippbonline.com
Contact Number1800-180-7980

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Important Dates

All the dates for the IPPB exams are different for the different posts. Students are instructed to visit the official website regularly to get the latest updates. All the posts and their important dates are yet to announce by the officials of IPPB. Below are given for IPPB Recruitment for Executive Posts.

IPPB Notification Release Date10th May 2022
Online Application Start Date10th May 2022
Last Date To Apply Online27h May 2022
Online Payment of Application Fees10th to 27th May 2022
Last Date of Final Submission of Application along with Fee Payment27th May 2022
Availability of IPPB Admit Card7-10 days after last date of submission of application
IPPB Executive Exam DatesJune 2022
IPPB Executive ResultJune 2022

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Application Form

Students who are interested to serve the public bank sector can apply for IPPB posts according to their eligibility. The application form for IPPB posts can be applied in online mode. The step-by-step procedure to fill the application form is mentioned below.

How to Apply?

  • Step 1: First go to the official website i.e. www.ippbonline.com and click on the link for IPPB recruitment.
  • Step 2: Fill the basic details such as name, mobile no., email id, etc. After filling the details the system will generate a provisional registration number and password and these credentials will be sent on your registered mobile no. and email id.
  • Step 3: Now fill the application form fields accordingly and after filling the details upload the required documents.
  • Step 4: Now click on the “Save and Next” option to save the details filled in the application form. It is instructed to read and fill the application form properly because there will no other chance given to correct the information.
  • Step 5: After filling the application form, you will have to pay the application fee according to your category. After filling the application form, students are advised to download and print the application form and fee receipt for future use.

Application Fee:

The application fee is different for the different category candidates as listed below.

CategoryApplication Fee
For General/OBC candidatesRs. 750/-
For SC/ST/PWD candidatesRs. 150/-

Mode of Payment- The application fee will be filled in online mode via Debit Card/ Credit Card/ IMPS/ Internet Banking/ Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets and Internet Banking.

Documents required for the IPPB exam 


  • A recent passport size photograph of the candidate should be needed.
  • The background should be of light color or preferably white.
  • Avoid uploading such images with caps/ hats/ glasses.
  • Dimensions/ Pixel of the image should be 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm / 200 x 300 pixels.
  • The size of the image should be lies between 20 kb to 50 kb.


  • The signature of the candidates should be clearly written on a white paper with a black ball ink pen.
  • The dimensions/ pixel of the signature should be 140 x 60 pixels.
  • Signature done in capital letters will not be accepted.
  • The size of the image should lie between 10-20 kb.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Academic Qualification:- The candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University/ Institution.

Nationality:- Candidates must be a native of India or Nepal or Bhutan.

Age Limit:- The age limit for the different posts is different and normally lies between 20 years to 50 years. The age relaxation is provided to the candidates as per Government norms. 

PostAge Limit
MMGS-II25-35 years
MMGS-III26-35 years
SMGS-IV29-50 years
SMGS-V32-50 years

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern

For Prelims Exam:

  1. Total No. of Questions: 100
  2. Maximum  Marks: 100
  3. Duration: 1 Hour
  4. Question Type: Objective (MCQ Based)
  5. Marking Scheme: +1 mark will be awarded for every correct response, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect response.

Section-wise Distribution of Marks 

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Reasoning Ability3535 
Quantitative Aptitude3535 
English Language3030 
Total1001001 Hour

For Mains Exam

  • Total No. of Questions: 100
  • Maximum  Marks: 100
  • Duration: 1 Hour
  • Question Type: Objective (MCQ Based)
  • Marking Scheme: +1 mark will be awarded for every correct response, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect response

Section-wise Distribution of Marks

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Quantitative Aptitude505040 Minutes
Reasoning Ability505040 Minutes
English Language404030 Minutes
General Awareness404020 Minutes
Computer Knowledge202010 Minutes
Total200200140 Minutes

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Syllabus

Subtopics of each subject, according to the IPPB syllabus have been mentioned in the following headings.

Quantitative Aptitude- Number Series, Ratio & Proportion, Simplification, Profit & Loss, Percentage & Averages, Mixtures & Allegations, Work & Time, Sequence & Series,  Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Time & Distance, Permutation, Combination & Probability, and Data Interpretation.

Reasoning Ability- Syllogism, Alphanumeric Series, Input-Output, Seating Arrangement, Coding-Decoding, Ranking/Direction/ Alphabet Test, Coded Inequalities, Puzzle, Data sufficiency, and Logical Reasoning.

English Language- Error Spotting, Fill in the blanks, Reading Comprehension,  Sentence Correction, Para Jumbles, and Cloze test

General Awareness- Current Affairs, Banking & Financial Awareness, and Static GK.

Computer Knowledge-  History of Computer, Fundamentals of Computer, Input-Output devices, MS Office – Word, Powerpoint, Excel & Access, Internet,  Memory, and Computer Shortcuts.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Preparation Tips

Here, we have provided some preparation tips for you. If you do follow these tips and tricks then it will definitely be going to boost your preparation.

  • Take a print out of the syllabus for the IPPB exam provided on the official website because the Syllabus is the base of every examination. It will guide you for what to read and whatnot.
  • Choose the right Study Material and always stick to one or two sources only. If you choose more than two sources then you will get confused and hence it will impact your preparation.
  • Always do solve the practice sets of previous year question paper it will help you to find out the difficulty level of the exam.
  • Read English newspaper and news for being updated about the current events that are happening around us, it will strengthen your General Awareness part.
  • Always give mock tests to build your confidence it will guide you about your preparation journey that where you do exist among your competitors and then accordingly you can change or make another strategy to improve your performance.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can download the IPPB Admit Card/ Hall Ticket from the official website of IPPB. The admit card will be released before 10-12 days of the exam. The admit card for each phase will be released separately. Admit Card is a very important document and it should be kept very carefully because without carrying the admit card, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.

How to Download the IPPB Admit Card?

Step 1: Go to the official website of IPPB and search for the Link to “Admit Card“.

Step 2: Now click on the link and enter the Registration number and Password/Date of Birth in the required fields.

Step 3: Click on the ‘Submit’ button and download the IPPB Admit Card/Call Letter for the future reference.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Examination Center

Since the exam of IPPB is a national level exam so the centers of it are extended all over the country. The list of the centers for the IPPB exam is given as under. 

State CodeState/Ut/NCRCentre
11Andaman & NicobarPort Blair
12Andhra PradeshChirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
13Arunachal PradeshItanagar, Naharlagun
14AssamDibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur
15BiharArrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar, Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
17ChhattisgarhBhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
18Dadra & Nagar HaveliDadra & Nagar Haveli
19Daman & DiuDaman & Diu
20DelhiBahadurgarh, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon
21GoaPanaji, Verna
22GujaratAhmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
23HaryanaAmbala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
24Himachal PradeshBaddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
25Jammu & KashmirJammu, Kathua, Samba
26JharkhandBokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi

Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi 

28KeralaAlappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrissur
30Madhya PradeshBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
31MaharashtraAmaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
33MeghalayaRi-Bhoi, Shillong
36OdishaAngul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam) Bhubaneshwar
38PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh, Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
39RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
41TamilnaduChennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore
42TelanganaHyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
44Uttar PradeshAgra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad Muzaffarnagar, Unnao, Varanasi
45UttarakhandDehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
46West BengalAsansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Greater, Kolkata, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Result

The result of the IPPB examination for different phases will be released in online mode on the official website of IPPB. Here are the steps to download the result for the IPPB exams.

Step 1: Go to the official website of IPPB and search for the link of “Result“.

Step 2: Now click on the link and enter Roll no., DoB/ Password, and Captcha code for security reasons.

Step 3: Click on the ‘Submit’ button and then download the Result and do not forget to take a print out of it for future reference.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 Cutoff

The Cutoff for IPPB 2022 will be released after the examination of IPPB 2022. Students can get an idea about the cutoff from the previous year’s cutoff of the 2021 IPPB examination.

Section-wise Cutoff of 2021 for Prelims Exam

SectionsMaximum MarksCutoff
Reasoning Ability35Released Soon
Quantitative Aptitude35Released Soon
English Language30Released Soon

Section-wise Cutoff of 2021 for Mains Exam

SectionsMaximum MarksCutoff
Quantitative Aptitude50Released Soon
Reasoning Ability50Released Soon
English Language40Released Soon
General Awareness40Released Soon
Computer Knowledge20Released Soon


Due to the Pandemic situation of COVID-19, all the exams have either been cancelled or postponed. Consequently, the exams of IPPB have also been postponed that’s why we have not mentioned the sectional cutoff due to the non-availability of information, in the above table. But we will update the cutoff column just after the commencement of cutoff for IPPB 2021. So that you can have an idea about the cutoff of 2022.

IPPB Recruitment 2022 FAQs

The full form of IPPB is India Post Payment Bank and the IPPB exam is conducted by IPPB, Delhi.

The minimum age should be 20 years and the maximum age should be 40 years to apply for the IPPB exam.

Yes, IPPB totally runs under the Government of India and it is a Government Bank/ Public sector bank.

There are mainly three stages in the IPPB exam – Prelims, Mains, and Interview.

Yes, the age relaxation policy for reserved category candidates are as follow-

OBC3 years
SC/ ST5 years
Physically handicapped (PH)10 years
Physically handicapped + OBC13 years
Physically handicapped+ SC/ST15 years

The application fee of IPPB for General category candidates is Rs. 750/-.

Yes, you can. There is no work experience required for the scale I officer post so if you are a fresher then you can also apply for the scale I officer post.

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