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About IBPS & Its Role

IBPS is an autonomous body which has received a mandate from the organisations mentioned to conduct the recruitment process as mentioned below, once a year. IBPS make arrangements for conducting online examination, declare result of online examination and inform the shortlisted candidates about the interview. Interviews conducted by the participating organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each state/ UT with the help of IBPS. Prospective candidates will have to apply to IBPS after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examination, interview and provisional allotment, eligibility criteria, online registration processes payment of prescribed application fee/ intimation charges, pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.

Email: ibpsp@ibps.in Website: www.ibps.in
About IBPS PO Exam- Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria – IBPS PO Exam

I. Nationality / Citizenship:

A candidate must be either –

(i) A Citizen of India or

(ii) A subject of Nepal or

(iii) A subject of Bhutan or

(iv) A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.

2. Age (As on Date of Notification):

Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 30 years

Relaxation of Upper age limit:

Category Age relaxation

a. Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years

b. Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years

c. Persons with Disabilities 10 years

d. Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment.

3. Educational Qualifications:

A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.

Participating Organisations in IBPS PO Exam

Organisations Participating in IBPS PO Exam

Allahabad BankCanara BankIndian BankSyndicate Bank
Andhra BankCentral Bank of IndiaIndian Overseas BankUCO Bank
Bank of BarodaCorporation BankOriental Bank of CommerceUnion Bank of India
Bank of IndiaDena BankPunjab National BankUnited Bank of India
Bank of MaharastraECGCPunjab & Sind BankVijaya Bank
Bhartiya Mahila BankIDBI BankAny Other Bank of Financial Institution

Recruitment process of IBPS PO Exam

IBPS PO Exam Recruitment process

Written Exam (CWE- IBPS PO Exam)

Personal Interview ( Combined)

Final Merit List: A Combined merit list is prepared based upon the written score and the score in interview and then normalized to 100.

Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations listed above as a Probationary Officer/Management Trainee or in a similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CWE PO/MT-IV). Candidates who appear and are shortlisted in the examination, will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank with the help of IBPS.


I. The structure of the Examination which will be conducted online is as follows:


Time: Composite time of 2 hours the above tests except the Test of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

NOTE: 1. The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions (if held) will be normalized using equipercentile method.2. Cutoff Score: Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total score to be considered to be shortlisted for interview. Depending on the number of vacancies available, cut offs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview. Prior to the completion of the interview process, scores obtained in the online examination will not be shared with the candidates shortlisted for interview.

INTERVIEW:Candidates who have been shortlisted in the examination for CWE PO/MT-IV will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS.

Final Merit List: A Combined merit list is prepared based upon the written score and the score in interview and then normalized to 100.

Note: Depending on the vacancies to be filled in during the upcoming financial year based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS, candidates shortlisted will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc.


Director : Neeraj Anand


Urban Estate Phase-II, Near MGN School, Jalandhar

Contact No. 9463138669, 9464645100