IBPS PO 2016: The application process for IBPS PO has started. The notification for the IBPS PO/MT-VI Common Recruitment Process was issued on 16 July 2016. This year, the total number of vacancies are notified is 8822. The applications are accepted via online mode. IBPS PO Prelims will take place on 16 Oct, 22 Oct and 23 Oct 2016. All the eligible aspirants are required to submit their applications via online mode only. You can access the direct link on this page to fill the online IBPS PO Application Form.
It is a Common Recruitment Process organized for the selection of the Probationary Officers and Management Trainee in the participating banks. IBPS conducts IBPS PO Online exam in two tiers known as Preliminary and second is the Main exam Read this article carefully to know all about IBPS PO 2016.
IBPS has published a tentative calendar of the IBPS PO recruitment –
|Online Registration Process starts||26 July 2016 to 13 Aug 2016|
|Online Payment of Application fee||26 July 2016 to 13 Aug 2016|
|Download of admit card for Pre-Exam Training||23 Sept 2016 to 08 Oct 2016|
|Pre-exam training||03 Oct 2016 to 08 Oct 2016|
|Call letter for Preliminary exam||Oct 2016|
|Preliminary Examination||16 Oct 2016, 22 Oct 2016, 23 Oct 2016|
|Result of Preliminary||November 2016|
|Call letter for PO Main Examination||November 2016|
|Main Exam Conduct on||20 November 2016|
|Result of Main Examination||December 2016|
|Interview Call letter download||January 2017|
|Interview conduct||January/February 2017|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2017|
IBPS PO 2016 Vacancy Detail
IBPS has disclosed the total number of vacancy this year.According to the notification, IBPS will recruit 8822 PO/MT this year by this recruitment process. Refer to the table mentioned below to check the more details.
|Participating Banks||UR||OBC||ST||SC|| Out of which (PWD)
HI OC VI
|Bank of India||104||53||15||28||2||2||2||200|
|Central Bank Of India||152||81||22||45||3||3||3||300|
|Punjab National Bank||380||202||56||112||7||8||7||750|
|Punjab & Sindh Bank||82||42||11||23||1||1||1||158|
|Union Bank of India||532||178||61||128||14||14||14||899|
|United Bank of India||101||54||15||30||10||4||2||200|
|Bank of Maharashtra||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Indian Overseas bank||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Bank of Baroda||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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An aspiring candidate who intend to apply for this exam,first check the eligibility criteria.If candidate fit in eligibility criteria he/she is allowed to take the exam. In the case of any mistake, Bank has all the rights to cancel the applied form.
Age – Criteria : Minimum age required is 20 years and maximum can not 30 years. There are some relaxations for the reserved category candidates in terms of age.
|Category||Relaxation of age|
|OBC Non-Creamy layer||3 years|
|PwD candidate||10 years|
|Person affected in 1984 riots||5 years|
|Person ordinarily domiciled in J&K State from 1 Jan 1880 to 31 Dec 1889||5 years|
Note: Candidates in quest of age relaxation must submit respective valid documents of their age, domicile and other.
Educational Qualification –
- A person must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised university of India. If a candidate has recently done your graduation your results should have been declared before the examination date.
- you must have original documents issued by board/ university.
- The online registration process for IBPS PO/MT 2016 has started. Candidates can apply online through the official website of IBPS. Read about the eligibility criteria details before applying for the exam.
- Candidate needs to fill all the details like personal details Name,Age,Address,Qualification.
- Scanned photograph & signature.
- Payment will be done online by internet banking/debit cards.
All those candidates who have successfully submitted their application form will be allowed to download admit card for prelims exam in Oct month. Candidates informed via mail and SMS regarding admit card release.Pre-exam training call letter will be issued to ST/SC Candidates on 23 Sept. Those who get selected for main shall be issued call letter in the month of Nov 2016.
The exam pattern for both the prelims and the main examination is tabulated below for the better understanding –
Structure of IBPS PO Prelims examination
|Subject Name||No of Questions||Marks|
|Time Duration 1 Hour|
Structure of IBPS PO Main examination
|Subject Name||No of Questions||Marks|
|General Awareness(Banking related mainly)||40||40|
|Note: Negative Marking is a part of this exam, every single wrong answer will be deducted.|
Cut Off is a minimum qualifying score decided by IBPS to choose suitable candidates from a huge number of candidates who have applied for the post.This competition exam has two types of cut off. One is sectional cut off & another is Overall cut off. Candidate needs to clear the sectional cut-off first then they are considered for overall cut off. It is decided by following criteria.
The Results of prelims exam will be announced in the month of Nov 2016. The result will be publicised by IBPS on the website. As per the notification result for the main exam shall be published in Dec month. Cut off and result released by authorities within few hours gap. Online examination is a fast process, the result will be declared without any delay on specified date. Keep a copy of Main and prelims results for future use. At the time of the interview, these result details will be considered.
Final process of Interview - IBPS PO 2016
After clearing Main exam,candidates will be called for the interview round. The interview will be conducted in Jan 2016. They will be informed via mail, SMS & post. The candidate is advised to report on time on the day of the interview. Take all the documents with you. Documents can be needed at any point of time.
On the completion of all these rounds, shortlisted candidates will be provisionally allotted to one of the participating organisation, it is based on the preference list filled by a candidate during the form submission and score achieved by a candidate. In the case of same scores, preference will be decided by date of birth. The decision of IBPS will be assumed as a final decision, a candidate can not challenge it.
Related Links –
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IBPS PO Admit Card 2016
IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2016
IBPS PO Syllabus 2016
IBPS PO Cut-off 2016
IBPS PO Preparation Tips 2016
IBPS PO Result 2016