IBPS was founded in 1975 by A. S. Deshpande and stands for Institute of Banking Personnel Selection. It conducts hiring examinations through a standard program for all Public Sector Banks. IBPS also conducts studies for IBPS PO.
|Type||Government Autonomous Recruitment Body|
|Purpose||Recruitment of Banking Personnel|
|Chairman||Mr. Rajkiran Rai G|
|Director||Shri Harideesh Kumar B|
IBPS PO notification contains details such as the number of vacancies, eligibility criteria required for the exam. Also its contains the reservation policy, essential dates, filling the application form, exam pattern, provisional allotment, calculation of scores for different stages, etc.
Read below for more details information regarding notification.
|Starting of On-line Registration Process||Aug. 2021|
|Online Examination – Preliminary||9th, 10th, 16th, 17th Oct. 2021|
|Preliminary Exam Result||Nov. 2021|
|Mains Admit Card||Nov. 2021|
|Mains Exam Date||27th Nov. 2021|
|Mains Exam Result||Dec. 2021|
|Provisional Allotment of Banks||Apr. 2022|
IBPS has released IBPS PO 2021 Exam Dates along with its Exam calendar for the year 2021.
According to the latest calendar of IBPS, the preliminary exam to be conducted on 9th, 10th, 16th & 17th October 2021. And the mains exam will be on 27th November 2021.
The details of Preliminary and mains exams are given below.
|Prelims Exam Date||9th, 10th, 16th, 17th Oct. 2021|
|Main Exam Date||27th Nov. 2021|
IBPS takes the intimation charges from the interested candidates. Given below is the category-wise exam fees structure.
|SC/ST & PWBD||INR 175|
A candidate must fill the required criteria to be part of process.
A candidate has to meet the age and education qualification criteria to apply for IBPS PO.
Candidate should hold a graduation degree in any discipline from a approved University.
A candidate must be an Indian citizen to applying for IBPS PO Examination.
Below mentioned categories has been given exceptions in age limit:
|Age Limit Relaxation Category||Age Relaxation in Years|
|SC/ST Applicants||Five years|
|OBC Applicants (Non-Creamy Layer)||Three years|
|Persons With Benchmark Disabilities as defined under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”||Ten years|
|Persons affected by 1984 riots||Five years|
NOTE: Candidates must have original and photocopies of certificates for age relaxation at any stage of the process as needed by IBPS/Participating Organizations.
IBPS has revised PO vacancies for the 3rd time. Initially, the total number of vacancies announced for PO was 1167; after some time, the vacancies changed to 1417. The last revision to 3,517 for IBPS PO 2020.
|Bank of India||110||55||198||74||297||734|
|Bank of Maharashtra||37||18||67||25||103||250|
|Punjab & Sind Bank||14||6||21||8||34||83|
Know More – IBPS PO Exam Pattern and Syllabus
The latest notification will be released for Probationary Officers (PO) in the August first week on the IBPS website.
The application form will be available at ibps.in. The steps to fill application form are explained below. The application can be filled only by online method.
This page is divided into three parts, basic details, educational qualification & experience, and preferences. Check details below:
Basic details: In this part, candidates need to fill in the category, nationality, personal information, select exam centers, date of birth, gender, father’s name or mother’s name, address, etc.
Preferences: Candidates need to enter the importance of banks where they wish to work upon selection. SC/ST/Minority candidates can opt for pre-exam training in this part.
The candidates must preview the application form before the final submission. Then, they can edit the details entered in the application form while validating the same. After completion, candidates need to agree to the terms and conditions and submit their applications.
There are few things that candidates should keep in mind while applying for IBPS PO.
A: Successful candidate needs to spend two years on probation.
A: The total number of vacancies in 2021 is yet to release.
A: No, the final-year student can not apply for IBPS PO, but the minimum qualifications require candidates to have a graduation degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
A: Minimum: 20 years and Maximum: 30 years with the age benefit to reserved categories.
A: The salary varies from state to state. The basic salary of an IBPS PO is Rs 23720 with an increment in 4 stages.
A: The application fee is Rs. 175 for SC/ST/PWBD candidates and Rs. 850 for all others.