IBPS PO Recruitment 2017 is open to fill 3562 vacancies. The recruitment is open to fill the post of Probationary Officer/Management Trainee, in 20 nationalized banks. The online registration for IBPS PO 2017 has begun from August 16, 2017. The candidates can apply by using the link below.

As per the notification of IBPS PO 2017, CWE PO/MT-VII, the recruitment will be done in three stages; Preliminary, Mains, and Interview. In all, 3562 vacancies have been announced out of which maximum are for Canara Bank. The IBPS PO 2017 Preliminary exam will be held on October 07, 08, 14, and 15, 2017. The candidates will be issued the admit card before the examination. By showing it, the candidates will be able to appear for the examination. Candidates interested in IBPS PO Recruitment 2017 may check important dates, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, and more details from this page.

Latest: IBPS PO 2017 Application Form has been started.
What is New?: The pattern of the IBPS PO Main exam 2017 has been changed. Check details from below.

IBPS PO 2017 Important Dates

IBPS has announced all the important dates for PO Recruitment 2017. The candidates may check it all from the table below. The candidates are advised to mark all the dates in the calendar so that any of the deadlines are not missed.

Events Important Dates
Online registration begin from August 16, 2017
The last date to submit the application form and fee September 05, 2017
Pre-training call letter will be available in September 2017
Pre-training will be conducted from September 23 to 29, 2017
Dates for IBPS PO 2017 Preliminary Examination
Admit card of Preliminary exam will be issued in September 2017
IBPS SO Preliminary exam 2017 will be held on October 07, 08, 14, and 15, 2017
Result will be announced on October 2017
Dates for IBPS PO 2017 Main Examination
Issuance of admit card for IBPS PO Main exam November 2017
IBPS PO Main exam 2017 is due to be conducted on November 26, 2017
Announcement of result will be done on December 2017
Dates for Interview of IBPS PO 2017
Call letter for interview will be issued on January 2018
Interview will be conducted on January / February 2018
Provisional allotment will be held on April 2018

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IBPS PO 2017 Post and Participating Institutes

In all 20 banks participate in IBPS PO recruitment 2017. However, not all the institutes open vacancies every year. As stated above, the maximum number of vacancies are in the Canara Bank and the minimum vacancies are in the Bank of Maharashtra, Central Bank of India, and Corporation Bank. The candidates may check the details vacancies from the table below:

Participating Organizations SC ST OBC UR Total
Allahabad Bank 36 19 64 116 235
Indian Bank NR NR NR NR NR
Andhra Bank 93 46 168 318 625
Indian Overseas Bank Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Bank of Baroda Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Oriental Bank of Commerce NR NR NR NR NR
Bank of India 30 15 54 101 200
Punjab National Bank NR NR NR NR NR
Bank of Maharashtra 15 7 27 51 100
Punjab & Sind Bank Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Canara Bank 203 108 364 675 1350
Syndicate Bank Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Central Bank of India 15 8 28 49 100
UCO Bank 75 26 178 251 530
Corporation Bank 28 22 0 50 100
Union Bank of India 83 34 78 127 322
Dena Bank NR NR NR NR NR
United Bank of India Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
IDBI Bank Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Vijaya Bank Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
Total 578 285 961 1738 3562

IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2017

Candidates should meet the following eligibility requirements in order to apply for IBPS PO 2017-2018:-

  • Nationality –  The candidate must be an Indian National
  • Educational Requirements – The applicant must have a Graduation in any discipline, from a recognized institute.
  • Age Limit – applicant must be between 20 to 30 years as on 1st July 2018. Candidates belonging to reserved category might get relaxation in the upper age limit.

Relaxation in age

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots/ People ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir from 01 January 1980 to 31 December 1989/ Ex-Servicemen 5 years

Note: The candidates might also have to satisfy the eligibility criteria of the Bank for which they will be selected.

IBPO PO Application Form 2017

The application form for IBPS PO 2017 will be released on ibps.in. The candidates will first have to register by submitting the personal details and then they will be able to login and apply. In the application form, the candidates will have to upload photograph and signature. Both the documents should be of 4.5cm × 3.5cm. It should be noted that the details submitted in the application form should be correct because the provision to enter change or correct the details will not be granted.

Application Fee for IBPS PO 2017

The application fee of IBPS PO 2017 can be paid online, via Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets. The amount of fee is as below:

Category Amount paid as per last year
General candidates Rs 600/-
SC/ST/PwD Rs 100/-

IBPS PO Admit Card 2017-2018

The admit card of IBPS PO 2017 is also called as call letter. The admit card is issued online and the candidates are able to download it by submitting the Registration ID/Roll Number and Password/Date of Birth (DOB). The admit card will be released separately for the Preliminary exam, Main exam, and Interview round. Candidates will be informed about the Centre, Venue, Date, Time and other details through the IBPS PO Call Letter 2017.

Hardcopy of the admit card will not be not be provided via any other medium. The candidates will have to carry the admit card on the exam day, else they will not be able to take the exam. The link to download the admit card will also be provided on this page.

IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2017

The candidates can check the IBPS PO exam pattern, for the Preliminary, Main, and Interview, from the below:

  • PHASE I-Preliminary Exam (100 marks)
  • PHASE II- Main Exam (200 marks)
  • PHASE III- Interview ( 100 marks)

IBPS PO Preliminary 2017 Exam Pattern

The exam will be conducted in online mode and question paper will be presented in Hindi and English language. The candidates will have to solve 100 MCQs related to three major sections including- English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. The question paper might be of 100 marks for which you shall get only 1 hour. A penalty of 0.25 (25% marks) for each wrong attempted response be done.

Subjects No. of Questions Maximum marks Time allowed
English Language 30 30 1 hour
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

IBPS PO Main Exam Pattern – New

The exam pattern of IBPS PO Main examination has been changed a lot. English Language and

The candidates can check the new pattern from the table below

Name of Test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Time Allocated for Each Test
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
English Language:
Letter writing and essay will have 2 questions or 25 marks)
35 40 40 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours

Interview

After the qualifying Main exam, candidates may further be required to appear for 100 marks interview session. All the candidate must produce the following original documents at the time of interview:-

Documents to be submitted at the time of interview

  • Interview Call Letter
  • Date of birth proof
  • Online application form
  • Photo Identify Proof
  • Marksheets from 10th onwards
  • Caste certificate
  • Experience certificate
  • Age relaxation certificate
  • NOC if employed in government firm

IBPS PO Result 2017

IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Result 2017

The result of the preliminary examination will be released online and the candidates will be able to check it by entering:

  • Registration ID/Roll Number
  • Password/Date of Birth

IBPS PO Main and Final Result 2017

The IBPS PO Main and the Final result will be announced online but as a PDF file. The result of the IBPS PO Main exam will contain Roll Number of the candidates qualified for the Interview round. However, the final result will contain the details of those candidates, who will be selected for the final recruitment.

IBPS PO 2017 Exam Centers

The centers of the examination, Pre and Main, are as stated below. The candidates will be able to submit the choices for the center

State Code State/UT/NCR Exam Centers for Preliminary Exam Exam Centers for Main Exam
11 Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
12 Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada,
Vishakhapatnam
13 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar, Naharlagun Itanagar
14 Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati
15 Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan Bhagalpur, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea
16 Chandigarh Chandigarh Chandigarh
17 Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
18 Dadra & Nagar Haveli Surat, Jamnagar Surat
19 Daman & Diu
20 Delhi Bahadurgarh, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater-Noida, Gurgaon
21 Goa Panaji, Verna Panji
22 Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana,
Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Ahmedabad, Vadodra
23 Haryana Ambala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar Hissar
24 Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una Shimla, Solan
25 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
26 Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur,
Ranchi
Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
27 Karnataka Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore
28 Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
29 Lakshadweep Kavarrati Kavaratti
30 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Indore
31 Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara Aurangabad, Mumbai, Thane, Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune
32 Manipur Imphal Imphal
33 Meghalaya Ri-Bhoi, Shillong Shillong
34 Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
35 Nagaland Kohima Kohima
36 Odisha Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar
37 Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
38 Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib , Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
39 Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Jaipur, Udaipur
40 Sikkim Gangtok Gangtok
41 Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli
42 Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad
43 Tripura Agartala Agartala
44 Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Unnao, Varanasi Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi
45 Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee Dehradun
46 West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri


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