REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 - Application Process, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Salary, Job

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment

Repatriates Cooperative Finance and Development Bank Ltd. is promoted by the Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs in Association with the State Governments of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh. The share capital of the Bank is held by the following as mentioned in the table below. The information is taken from the official website of the bank.

Share Holders

Share Capital (in ₹)

% of Share Holding

Government of India



Government of Tamil Nadu



Government of Andhra Pradesh



Government of Telangana



Government of Kerala



Government of Karnataka









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The bank has its area of operation in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, and the Union Territory of Puducherry. It offers good career opportunities to banking aspirants. The bank invites application for Junior Assistant/ Clerk posts and interested candidates are required to submit their applications through the official website. The notification for 2021 recruitment is yet to be released. Till then, candidates can check out the important dates (tentative), exam pattern, syllabus, the application process, eligibility, and more related to the REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 Latest Update

As per the last year’s schedule, the application process is likely to begin in the first week of June 2021 and will continue till the last week of June 2021.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment - Highlights

Exam Name

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021

Exam Conducting Body

Repatriates Cooperative Finance and Development Bank Ltd.

Official Website


Clerk/ Junior Assistant

Mode of application


Mode of exam


Negative Marking

Not applicable

Exam language


Available Application Forms

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 Important Dates

The dates mentioned here are as per the 2019 schedule. The 2021 schedule will be updated once the exam dates are announced.

Exam Events

Important Dates

Online application process begins

1st week of June 2021

Online application process ends

Last week of June 2021

Fee payment

1st to Last week of June 2021

Admit card availability

1st week of July 2021 onwards

Online Test

1st week of July 2021

Result declaration

3rd week of July 2021

Document verification

Last week of July 2021

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment Previous Years Solved Papers

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The REPCO bank clerk exam will be conducted through online mode. The test will comprise of objective type questions from the following sections:

Name of the Test

Number of Questions

Quantitative Aptitude




English Langauge


Computer Knowledge


General Awareness (special reference to Banking Industry)




Exam Duration - 2 Hours

Question Paper Language - English

Marking Scheme - Each question will be of 1 mark and there will be no negative marking in the exam.

The recruitment/ selection process is single-stage i.e. after the online test, shortlisted candidates are required to appear only for the document verification and medical fitness test. There will be no interview round.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment Syllabus 2021

Quantitative Aptitude - Number system, Average, Percentage, Algebra, Time and Distance, HCF and LCM, Simple and Compound Interest, Probability, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Permutation and combination, Allegations and Comparisons.

Reasoning - Number Series, Analogy, Blood Relations, Coding-Decoding, Directions Based concepts, Row Arrangements.

English - Reading Comprehension, Synonyms, antonyms, Meanings, cloze Test, Sentence Correction, Active & Passive Voce, One Word Substitution, Sentence rearrangement.

Computer Knowledge - History of Computers, Basic Hardware and Software, Devices, Languages, Viruses and Hacking.

General Awareness - Current Affairs - National and International, History, Geography, Political Science, RBI Terms, Banking Awareness, Acts and Laws related to Banks.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 Eligibility

Candidates interested in appearing for the clerical recruitment exam must make sure that they meet the eligibility criteria for the post. If any candidate is found ineligible at the document verification process or later stages, his candidature will be cancelled. Here are the details about the eligibility conditions.

Educational Qualification

Candidate must have secured a graduate degree (any discipline) from a recognised University.

The candidate also needs to have basic knowledge of computers.

Note - Degree from an Open University without following the regular education (10+2 system) will not be accepted.

Age Limit (as on 30th April 2021)

  • Minimum Age - 21 years
  • Maximum Age - 28 years

Candidate must be born not before 1st May 1993 and not after 30th April 2000 (both dates inclusive).

Relaxation in the upper age limit will be provided to the reserved category candidates. Such candidates are required to submit copies of their category/ caste certificate at the time of document verification. The relaxation will be provided as under:


Relaxation in the Upper Age Limit

OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

SC/ ST/ Repatriates

5 years


3 years

Disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST category

8 years

Widows, Divorced and Women legally separated from their husbands and not remarried

9 years

Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

10 years

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REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 Application Process

The applications for the REPCO Bank clerical recruitment are accepted only through the online mode. Eligible and interested candidates must submit their application through the official website within the specified dates. The 2021 application process is likely to begin in the first week of June and will continue until the last week of June 2021. So, candidates must keep a check on the official website and submit their applications before the last date. The application process is as under:

Step for applying for the REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021

  • Visit the ‘Careers’ section on the official website.
  • Click on the link for REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021.
  • Click on the ‘Apply’ link.
  • Click the new registration link.
  • Enter the details required for registration such as name, email ID, password, etc. On successful registration, the registration number and password will be sent to your registered email ID.
  • Log-in using the registration Id and password and complete the application form.
  • Check all the details carefully before hitting the ‘SAVE & NEXt’ button.
  • Upload the scanned images of the candidate’s photograph and signature in the respective fields. Make sure that the scanned images meet the specifications.

Specifications for Scanned Images

File Name

File Size

File Dimension


20 KB to 50 KB

200 x 230 pixels


10 KB to 20 KB

140 x 60 pixels

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  • Provide details related to educational qualification, work experience, etc.
  • Click on the ‘Final Submit’ button.
  • Move to the fee payment option, select the mode of fee payment, and pay the application fee.
  • After successful submission of the application fee, take a print of the confirmation page.

Application Fee

The application fee can be paid only through the online mode. The fee will be accepted through Credit Cards/ Debit Cards/ Internet Banking/ Mobile Wallets/ Cash Cards. Category-wise fee details are as under:


Application Fee


₹ 400

General and all others

₹ 700

Other Details

Exam Centers

The examination is conducted only in the southern parts of India. Candidates are provided with the option to mention their choice for the examination centre while filling the application form. The exam will be conducted at the following centres:

  • Chennai
  • Coimbatore
  • Madurai
  • Trichy
  • Tirunelveli
  • Salem

No request for a change in the examination will be accepted. The complete address of the examination centre will be mentioned on the admit card. Candidates must reach the examination venue at their expenses.

REPCO Bank Clerk Exam Admit Card 2021

The admit card for the REPCO Bank exam will be released a few days before the exam. The tentative dates for the release of the admit card is the first week of July 2021. The admit cards are made available only on the official website. Candidates can download the same using their log-in details. Details for the exam day, date, time, venue, etc. are mentioned on the admit card. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the examination venue along with a photo ID proof.

REPCO Bank Clerk Exam Result 2021

The result of the REPCO Bank online test will be uploaded on the official website in the third week of July 2021. Candidates can check their result using their registration number and password. Those who are shortlisted are required to appear for the document verification process.

Document Required for Verification

Candidates must carry the following documents for the verification process:

  • REPCO Bank Clerk Exam 2021 Admit Card
  • Filled-in Online application form
  • Photo ID Proof - Driving License/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card/ Voter ID
  • Date of Birth Proof
  • Conduct Certificate from a Gazetted Officer/ Head of School/ College or Previous Employer
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Education qualification certificates and mark sheets

The documents must be carried in original along with a set of photocopies. Shortlisted candidates will be informed about the document verification process through email at their registered email ID.  Candidates must check the list of documents required for verification carefully.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment Job Profile

Candidates who clear the REPCO bank online test are appointed as Clerk/ Junior Assistant in the bank. The candidate will be responsible for regular clerical duties and the job profile will comprise of:

  • Handling cash counter
  • Interacting with customers
  • Maintaining the records

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment Salary

The salary of the Junior Assistant / Clerk in the REPCO bank is paid as per the IBA norms. A clerk will initially receive a salary on the pay scale of ₹ 11,765 to ₹ 31,540. Allowances and other benefits are also entitled.

REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021 - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

REPCO Bank Clerk recruitment process for the year 2021 will begin in the first week of June 2021. Interested candidates must keep a check on the official website. Till then, check out the FAQs section for answers to frequently asked questions.

Question 1: When will the application process begin for REPCO Bank Clerk Recruitment 2021?

The application will begin tentatively in the first week of June 2021.

Question 2: What will be the last date for application submission?

The last date of application submission will be in the last week of June 2021.

Question 3: Can I submit my application through offline mode?

No. The applications will be accepted only through online mode.

Question 4: What will be the application fee for female candidate belonging to the SC category?

The application fee for both male and female candidates belonging to the SC category is ₹ 400.

Question 5: What will be the application fee for OBC (NCL) category candidate?

The application fee for the OBC category candidate will be similar to the unreserved category i.e. ₹ 700.

Question 6: Can I pay the application fee directly at the bank?

No. The application fee can be paid only through the online mode.

Question 7: What will be the mode of the exam?

The exam will be conducted in online mode.

Question 8: Will there be negative marking in the exam?


Question 9: What is the maximum age limit for unreserved category candidate?

28 years. Relaxation in the upper age limit will be provided to reserved category candidates.

Question 10: Can I make changes to the examination centre?


Question 11: What if I am not able to report for the document verification process?

Your candidature will stand cancelled. You are required to appear for the document verification process on the specified date and time.

Question 12: Will there be a medical test?

Yes. After the document verification process, there will be a medical test. Medically fit candidates will be appointed at the post of clerk.

Question 13: Is this a government job?


Question 14: What will be the job location?

The southern part of India.

Question 15: What will be the duration of the probation period?

1 year. However, the Bank reserves the right to extend the duration of the probation period.