DETAILS OF MICR CODES

 

MICR codes are codes printed on cheques using MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition technology). This enables identification of the cheques and which in turns means faster processing. An MICR code is a 9-digit code that uniquely identifies the bank and branch participating in an Electronic Clearing System (ECS)

What is MICR code?

Magnetic Ink Character Recognition, or MICR, is a character-recognition technology used primarily by the banking industry to facilitate the processing of cheques. MICR characters are printed in special typefaces with magnetic ink or toner, usually containing iron oxide. A special machine is used to read these characters, which can be easily read by humans too. The characters are usually printed on the bottom strip of cheque leaf. This MICR code is used By RBI (Reserve bank Of India) clearing process to identify the branch and bank for clearing processes

How can I find MICR Code for a Bank branch?

The easiest way to Find MICR Code for Banks in India is to start by which Bank’s MICR code you are looking for. You can further filter List of MICR Codes by State, District and City. Or you may directly key in first few characters of Branch Name, Locality or address.

Sr No.

City

City Code

1.

Agra

282

2.

Ahmedabad

380

3.

Amritsar

143

4.

Bangalore

560

5.

Bhopal

462

6.

Bhubaneswar

751

7.

Calcutta

700

8.

Chandigarh

160

9.

Chennai

600

10.

Coimbator

641

11.

Guwahati

MIRC city codes

781

12.

Hyderabad

500

13.

Indore

452

14.

Jaipur

302

15.

Jullundhar

144

16.

Kanpur

208

17.

Kochi

682

18.

Lucknow

226

19.

Ludhiana

141

20.

Madurai

625

21.

Mangalore

575

22.

Mumbai

400

23.

Nagpur

440

24.

New Delhi

110

25.

Patna

800

26.

Pune

411

27.

Surat

395

28.

Thiruvananthapuram

695

29.

Vadodara

390

30.

Varanasi

221

 

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