Introduction IBPS PO Exam
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts the IBPS PO Bank Recruitment Examination to select Probationary Officers to the various Public Sector Banks in India. Interested and eligible candidates are required to apply on the official website of IBPS and appear for the online examinations to be inducted as an IBPS PO Officer. The job of an IBPS Officer guarantees good incentives, formal growth opportunity, attractive salary, job security, perks and good work enviroment and above all job appreciation.
Notification IBPS PO Exam 2019
The official notification for IBPS Recruitment Exam 2019 will be announced shortly. Once the official notification is released, IBPS Recruitment 2019 would commence immediately afterwards. The recruitment body, IBPS is expected to issue the notification for the position of IBPS PO posts tentatively in the month of August. On being compared to last year statistics, candidates can expect almost over 3500 vacancies for IBPS PO 2019.
Application Process IBPS PO Exam
Interested and eligible candidates are required to register online for the recruitment process on the official IBPS website, once the official notification has been announced. IBPS PO online application form 2019 would be tentatively made available in the month of August to September on their official website, www.ibps.in. Candidates would be given an entire month to submit the online application form. Interested and eligible candidates are required to go through the detailed notification available online and plan their future strategy.
Application Fee IBPS PO Exam
Candidates would be required to pay an examination fee against their application to the recruitment of IBPS PO posts 2019 as follows.
|SC/ ST/ PWD||Rs. 100|
Vacancy Details IBPS PO Exam
The official notification for the recruitment of IBPS PO posts 2018 has not been released. The number of vacancies offered will be mentioned in the official notification itself.
Important Dates IBPS PO Exam
|On-line registration||July - August 2019|
|IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Date||12, 13, 19 & 20 October 2019|
|IBPS PO Mains Exam Date||30 November 2019|
|Declaration of Mains Exam Result||December 2019|
|Declaration of IBPS PO Interview Call letter||January 2020|
|Date of IBPS PO Interview||January / February 2020|
|Allotment & Posting||April 2020|
Exam Pattern IBPS PO Exam
IBPS PO Prelims Examination (Total Duration: 60 minutes)
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Marks|
IBPS PO Mains Examination Pattern
|Subject||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration (mins)|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60|
|General / Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||40||35|
|Data Analysis and Interpretation||35||60||45|
|English Language (Letter & Essay Writing)||2||25||30|
Exam Syllabus IBPS PO Exam
IBPS PO Prelims Exam Syllabus
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Quantitative Aptitude
- General Awareness
IBPS PO Interview Topics
- Banking Awareness
- Economics related questions
- Personal Background
- General Awareness
Eligibility Criteria IBPS PO Exam
Interested candidates to be eligible to appear for the IBPS PO Recruitment Exam 2019 are required to be citizens of India, Nepal or Bhutan. Candidates are also required to be between the age group of 20-30 years calculated on the day of the release of the notification. There has been age relaxations provided for the benefit of the reserved class. Candidates are also required to have successfully completed they graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university and should have passed in the English Language as one of the subjects at HSC/SSC/Intermediate or Graduation Level.
Admit Card IBPS PO Exam
Since there has been no formal announcement for the recruitment of IBPS PO 2019, looking at last year we can safely say that, since the Prelims have been scheduled for October 2019, Admit Cards would be comfortably released in the beginning of September, giving candidates enough time to view and download their Admit Card. The Admit Card would be made available on the official website of ibps.in. Candidates should realise that it is mandatory to take their Admit Cards to the examination venue, not doing so, would lead to their examination paper being canceled.
Cut Off IBPS PO Exam
The IBPS Recruitment Exam process would be carried out through a three-tier selection procedure which would consist of a Preliminary and Main Exams followed by an Interview Round. The Prelims and Mains exam would be conducted online. Candidates are required to clear each process to get shortlisted and progress to the next stage of the recruitment. Final selection of the candidates would be based on Mains and Interview merit, the prelims exam would be of qualifying nature only. Once the official notification is released, we will always know about the cut-off that has been set for this year.
Result IBPS PO Exam
The exam result is released within 20 days of commencement of exam. The result will be released on the official website of IBPS.
Exam Related Articles
- What is the essential qualification for the IBPS PO Exam?
Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent.
- What is the age criterion to apply for IBPS PO Exam?
Minimum 20 years and Maximum 30 years.
- What is the age relaxation for SC/ST candidates for IBPS PO Exam?
Age relaxation of 5 years will be provided to SC/ST category candidates.
- What is the Application fee for IBPS PO Exam?
For Gen/OBC candidates: Rs. 600/- & for SC/ST Candidates: Rs. 100/-
- When will admit card be released for the IBPS PO Exam?
The admit card for Prelims exam were released in Oct 2018 while the Mains Exam Admit Card were released in Nov 2018.
- What is the selection procedure of IBPS PO Exam?
The IBPS PO Exam consists of three stages. Prelims Exam, Mains Exam and Personal Interview.
- Are there any changes in the IBPS PO Exam pattern?
No. The pattern is same as in previous years.
- When will the result be declared of IBPS PO Exam?
The result will tentatively be released by the end of December 2018.
- Will there be any interview after the written result of IBPS PO Exam?
Interview will be conducted after clearing the Mains Exam.
- Will the exam conducted online or offline (OMR Based) of IBPS PO Exam?
The exams will be conducted in Online mode only.
- Is there a criterion for negative marking in IBPS PO Exam?
0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer in the exam.
The official notification for IBPS Recruitment Exam 2019 will be released in July 2019. All the details regarding IBPS PO Official Notification, Exam Dates, Exam Syllabus and much more are available below.