IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021, Salary, Last Date, Exam date, Apply Online

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IBPS has released its official IBPS PO recruitment notification to recruit graduates for the post of Probationary Officer (PO) and Management Trainee (MT) for a vacancy of 4135 posts.

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021

IBPS PO is the biggest recruitment examination for recruiting bank POs. Vacancies of bank PO of almost all the Nationalised Bank except SBI (State Bank of India) come under the recruitment process through IBPS PO/MT examination.

In this article I will be sharing with you the official IBPS PO exam notification, IBPS PO last date, IBPS PO exam date, IBPS PO salary and IBPS PO Syllabus.

Kindly go through the complete information provided in this article to have clarity about the IBPS PO exam related information.

Organisation NameInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post NameProbationary Officer/Management Trainee (PO/MT)
Application Start Date20 October 2021
Application Last Date10 November 2021
Total Vacancy4135
Exam Date4/12/21-11/12/21 (Tentative)
SalaryRs. 52000-55000
Application Fees₹850 (General/OBC Category)
Notification IBPS PO/MT XI 2021 Official Notification
Eligibility CriteriaGraduate in any stream.
Selection ProcessPrelims, Main & Interview
Apply OnlineApply Online
IBPS PO/MT XI Recruitment 2021

1. IBPS PO Recruitment 2021

IBPS has released the official notification for recruitment for the post of Bank PO of eligible candidates in different Nationalised Banks.

The total vacancies released is 4135 by IBPS. Vacancies are subject to change when any bank adds or removes seats.

This recruitment has also been done to recruit eligible candidates as Management Trainees in various banks.

This is the biggest vacancy in India for the post of Bank PO. If you aim to be a banker this form must be considered.

The exam is conducted in three-phase

SL no.Exam PhasesTotal Marks
1.IBPS PO Prelims100
2.IBPS PO Main225
3.Personal Interview100

The score of prelims shall not be considered for evaluating the final merit list.

Only the scores of the Main Examination and Interview will be considered for evaluation of the final merit list and accordingly, the participating banks will recruit.

The participating banks that will recruit probationary officers through IBPS are:-

Sl No.Participating Banks
1.Bank Of India (BOI)
2.Bank Of Baroda (BOB)
3.Bank Of Maharashtra (BOM)
4.Canara Bank
5.Central Bank Of India (CBI)
6.Indian Bank
7.Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)
8.Punjab National Bank (PNB)
9.Punjab & Sind Bank
10.UCO Bank
11.Union Bank Of India (UBI)

2. IBPS PO Notification 2021

Here in this section, I will be sharing you with the official notification released by IBPS and some details as well.

The notification for the post of IBPS Bank PO has been released on 20/10/21.

The total number of vacancies released in the official notification is 4135.

The age limit to apply for the post of Bank PO is between 20 years to 30 years with some age relaxation to reserved category candidates.

3. IBPS PO Apply Online

You can apply for IBPS PO online through their portal.

There are a total of 4 steps to complete the online process of form fillup.

Steps to complete the IBPS PO online form fillup

1. Registration is the very first step in the online process.

You need to click on the link provided above.

You will be redirected to the registration window directly.

You need to click register now button.

2. In the second step you need to fill basic information.

You need to provide some basic personal information such as your qualification your passport size photograph and signature and the second step will be completed.

3. After completion of the second step you need to provide your left-hand thumb impression and a handwritten declaration as a third step.

4. In the final step you need to pay the application fees that is ₹850 for the general category and OBC candidates.

There will be fee relaxation to SC ST and girl candidates.

After completing the above 4 steps your form fill up procedure will be completed and then you need to take a printout of your filled in application form or save it to your computer as a soft copy for the further procedures.

4. IBPS PO Last Date 2021

The last date to fill the IBPS PO application form is 10/11/21.

The form fill-up procedure started on 20/10/21 and will close by 10/11/21.

You must have to fill the application form within the due date, otherwise, you won’t be able to fill the form.

I will suggest you to fill the application form as early as possible to get the best possible examination centre.

The examination centre has been allotted on a first come first serve basis.

If you are late with the form fillup procedure you might not get the best possible centre.

5. IBPS PO Exam Date 2021

The exact dates of the IBPS PO Prelims exam have not yet been released officially. However, IBPS has notified that they will conduct the Prelims examination between the dates of 4/12/21 to 11/12/21.

The IBPS PO Main examination is to be conducted in January 2022. No exact dates have been notified in the official notification.

6. IBPS PO Salary

The salaries of a Probationary Officer is variable and is lies around ₹52000-₹55000 in-hand salary.

It will majorly depend on the location of a posting of recruiting bank.

As the allowance, majorly Housing & Rental Allowance (HRA) and City Compensatory Allowance (CCA) is different at different locations.

But they don’t differ much, a slight difference in salary structure is obviously seen.

Salary breakup for IBPS PO

IBPS PO Basic Pay₹36000
House & Rent Allowance (HRA)7%-9% of basic pay
Dearness Allowance (DA)23.87% of basic pay
City Compensatory Allowance (CCA)3% or 4% (Based on location of posting)
Special Allowance7.75% of basic pay

7. IBPS PO Syllabus

IBPS PO exam has been held in 2 stages.

The 1st stage is called the Preliminary stage or Prelims.

In the preliminary stage, the exam took place for 1 hour only.

There are 3 sections in the paper.

Sl No.SubjectNo. of questionsMaximum marksTime allotted (Min)
1.English303020
2.Quantitative Aptitude353520
3.Reasoning Ability353520

After you qualify in the Preliminary state, 2nd stage of the paper known as the Main Stage took place.

The main examination is Conducted for 3hrs and 30 minutes

.There are a total of 5 sections in this paper

1. Reasoning & Computer Aptitude-45-60-60

2. General/Economy/Banking Awareness-40-40-35

3. English Language-35-40-40

4. Data Analysis & Interpretation-35-60-45

5. English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)-2-25-30

Sl no.SubjectNo. of questionsMaximum marksTime allotted
1.Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060
2.General/Economy/Banking Awareness404035
3.English Language354040
4.Data Analysis & Interpretation356045
5.English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)22530

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