Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 exam will be held on March 03, 2018 as per the official notification released by the bank. The Bank has released a notification inviting applications for admissions to the One-year training course leading to Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF) either through Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd., Bengaluru or NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd., Mangaluru, which are recognized by UGC. The online application is now available on the official website of the Canara Bank. Candidates interested can start applying from January 09, 2018, until January 31, 2018. The application will be accepted in online mode only. The candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the online test, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview. Candidates can check complete information regarding the Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 in the article below.

Latest: The online application process has started. Eligible candidates can apply from the “Application Form” link below.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018

Canara Bank PO 2018 Recruitment test will be taken in online mode only. Only those candidates will join as a PO who will timely complete the Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF).The course comprises of 9 months of classroom studies and 3 months internship at Canara Bank’s Branches / Offices. Given below is the detailed schedule of the recruitment process.

 Event  Date
Commencement of online application and Fee Payment 09 Jan 2018
End of online application and Fee Payment 31 Jan 2018 (inclusive of this date)
Admit Card 20 Feb 2018
Online Test 04 March 2018

Canara Bank PO Vacancies 2018

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Name of the post: Probationary Officer
Number of Vacancies: 450
Pay Scale: JMGS-I Rs 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020

Age Limit: Minimum 20 years and maximum 30 years

Qualification: 60% in Graduation (55% for SC/ST)

Application Fee: Rs 708 ( Rs 118 for SC/ST/PWD)

Selection Procedure: Online test, Group discussion and then Personal interview.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates are suggested to check all the eligibility criteria required before starting the online application process. Before applying, candidates are advised to ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria for the post as on the cut-off date otherwise the Bank holds all the right to cancel the candidature if the information is found to be false at any stage of recruitment.   Eligibility Criteria as January 01, 2018 should be-

Educational Qualification:

  •  A Degree (Graduation) with a minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST/PWBD) or equivalent grade, in any discipline from a University recognized by the Government of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.


  • Minimum 20 years and Maximum 30 years

Relaxation in the upper age limit-

  • Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe candidates – 5 years
  • Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy layer) candidates – 3 years
  • Persons with Benchmark Disabilities – 10 years
  • All persons who are ordinarily domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir State during 01.01.80 to 31.12.89 – 5 years
  • Persons (Children / Family members of those) affected by 1984 riots – 5 years
  • Ex-servicemen: Commissioned Officers including those ECOs / SSCOs who have rendered at least 5 years Military service and have been released on completion of assignment on or before the last date of application otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to Military service – 5 years.
  • No request for considering the candidature under any category other than the one in which one has applied will be entertained.

Nationality / Citizenship

A candidate must be either a citizen of India or Nepal or Bhutan or a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 01.01.1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia & Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

Hindi Knowledge

If not possessed already, the candidates shall acquire working knowledge in Hindi before the completion of probationary period.

Computer Literacy

Operating & working knowledge in computer systems shall be an essential qualification, which a candidate must either possess or acquire within 6 months from the date of joining the Bank.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Application Form

Eligible candidates can apply ON-LINE through the link given on the official website of the Canara Bank. Candidates are advised to read the eligibility criteria before starting the online application process. The aspirants need to register online by entering basic personal details. Successful Registration is indicated by the Page displayed after clicking the Submit Button indicating the generated “REGISTRATION NO.” and “PASSWORD”. Please note down the same and keep it safe. Upload the scanned photograph and signature as per the specifications only. Pay Rs 708 if you belong to General category and Rs 118 if from SC or ST or PWBD.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Admit Card

The admit card will be available online after February 20, 2018. Candidates must note that the admit card will not be sent via email or post. The entire recruitment process is online including the test. Candidates will be able to download the admit card only from the official website of the Canara Bank. To download the Admit card of Canara Bank PO, the applicants have to enter details such as Registration Number and Password. The admit card will consist of the basic information about the exam like exam date, timings and its venue. it is highly advised to check the details on the admit card before taking the print out of the same.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Exam Pattern

The selection shall be by way of Online Objective Test, Group Discussion, and Interview. The online objective test will be conducted by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Mumbai. The online test exam pattern is given below-

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Result

Applicants will be able to see the result of their online test on the official website of the Canara Bank. You will be selected for admission to the course at either of the mentioned institutes through the selection process consisting of the online objective test followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The date of the result is not announced officially yet. the result could be downloaded by providing the registration number and password. take a print out of the Result as it will be required for the further recruitment process. On successful completion of the course, candidates will be awarded “Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF)” from that institute and the candidates would be offered appointment in the Bank as Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade Scale-I.

Canara Bank PO Recruitment 2018 Salary & Emoluments

The course comprises of 9 months of classroom studies and 3 months internship at Canara Bank’s Branches / Offices. The programme is fully residential during 9 months classroom studies and the selected candidates should necessarily stay on the campus. Salary & Emoluments after joining the bank on Successful completion of PGDBF Course:-

  • JMGS-I Rs 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020
  • Dearness Allowance, HRA, CCA, Medical Aid, Leave Fare Concession etc. and Perquisites like Conveyance, Quarters, Furniture etc., depending on the place of posting shall be paid as per rules.

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