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IBPS PO 2019 Apply Online 

IBPS has recently released application form for the post of Probationary Officer (PO) Recruitment Exam 2019. Candidate who are interested can get all the information for IBPS PO 2019 apply online. IBPS organizes exam for many private and public sector banks, regional rural banks and foreign banks of India. IBPS organizes exam for candidates so they can apply for different posts. You can get links for IBPS PO 2019 apply online which is mentioned below. The tentative exam dates and schedules are also declared for the exam. It is conducted at various locations all over India and in online mode only.

IBPS PO 2019 Apply Online Notification has been released by IBPS on 2nd August, 2019 for all the vacancies of 4336 posts of PO (Probationary Officer). 

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released its application form for the post of Probationary Officer on 7th August, 2019 to shortlist the candidates for various public sector banks in India.

 

Date of Release of Application Form: 7th August, 2019

Registration for IBPS PO 2019

Login for IBPS PO 2019

Date of Closure of Application Form: 28th August, 2019

 IBPS PO Prelims Exam date was declared previously, which will be scheduled on 12th, 13th, 19th & 20th of December, 2019. The candidate who will qualify Prelims Exams will be called for Mains Exam. The tentative exam date for Mains exam is 30 November, 2019.

To apply for IBPS PO candidate should be available for following required things:

  1. Passport Sized Color Photo
  • File type: jpg/ jpeg
  • File size: 20 KB – 50 KB
  • Dimensions: 200 x 230 pixels
  • Caps, hats & dark glasses are not acceptable.
  • Religious headwear is allowed but it should not cover your face.

 

  1. Signature
  • File type: jpg/ jpeg
  • File size: 10 KB – 20 KB
  • Dimensions: 140 x 60 pixels

 

  1. Left – Hand Thumb Expression
  • File type: jpg/ jpeg
  • File size: 20 KB – 50 KB
  • Dimensions: 240 x 240 pixels

 

  1. Hand – Written Declaration
  • File type: jpg/ jpeg
  • File size: 20 KB – 50 KB
  • Dimensions: 240 x 240 pixels
  • The applicant has to write declaration in English only clearly on a white paper with black ink.


    NOTE: All documents should be in needed in digital mode to apply with.

    Banks under IBPS

    There are various banks that organizes their exams under IBPS. Some of which can be listed as:

    1. Allahabad Bank
    2. Andhra Bank
    3. Bank of Baroda
    4. Bank of India
    5. Bank of Maharashtra
    6. Canara Bank
    7. Central Bank of India
    8. Corporation Bank
    9. Dena Bank
    10. IDBI Bank
    11. Indian Bank
    12. Indian Overseas Bank
    13. Oriental Bank of Commerce
    14. Punjab National Bank
    15. Punjab & Sind Bank
    16. Syndicate Bank
    17. UCO Bank
    18. Union Bank of India
    19. United Bank of India
    20. Vijaya Bank


    Except all these banks, RBI and NABARD also take IBPS Exam scores into consideration.

    Job Profile & Vacancies for IBPS – PO IX Exam


    The IBPS PO work profile includes holding the designation of an Assistant Manager (AM) on Probation.

    Here is a list of characteristics of an IBPS PO job profile-


    1. Multitasking Job – The role of PO is a multi-tasking job and they are assigned for various banking activities, which help them to get familiar with various working procedures of the bank.
    2. Practical Knowledge – POs are practically trained in various fields, like – Marketing, Accounting, Loans & Advances as well as Finance.
    3. Customer Services – Often POs are required to handle the customers of the banks, used to guide them about the banking facilities and products available to them, like issuing Cheque books, ATM cards, Demand Draft, etc. Customer complaints like discrepancies in accounts, the rectification of undue charges are also handled by them.
    4. Supervision of Clerical Work – All the clerical work such as managing cash, opening account and customer dealing is done under the supervision of POs. In the case of cash transactions, PO is responsible to check whether Clerk entered everything correctly or not and authorize the transactions.
    5. Loan Processing – One of the major functions of the bank i.e. providing a loan to the needful is also taken care of by a PO. Before granting the loan to the customer, all the documentation is to be done under his/her supervision. 


     IBPS vacancies are out now for the post of PO. Bank - wise no. of vacancies has been increased this time to 4336 vacancies, out of which, 2031 vacancies are for General candidates, 904 vacancies for OBC candidates, 670 vacancies for SC candidates, 299 vacancies for ST candidates and 432 vacancies for EWS candidates.


    Name of Post

    General 

    OBC

    SC

    ST

    EWS

    Total

    Probationary Officer

    2031

    904

    670

    299

    432

    4336


    Here is complete breakdown of bank-wise IBPS PO 2019 vacancies:


    Name of Bank

    General

    OBC

    SC

    ST

    EWS

    Total

    Allahabad Bank

    203

    135

    75

    37

    50

    500

    Bank of India

    583

    11

    158

    58

    89

    899

    Bank of Maharashtra

    143

    94

    52

    26

    35

    350

    Canara Bank

    203

    135

    75

    37

    50

    500

    Corporation Bank

    62

    40

    22

    11

    15

    150

    Indian Bank

    201

    133

    73

    37

    49

    493

    Oriental Bank of Commerce

    122

    79

    48

    22

    29

    300

    UCO Bank

    261

    118

    53

    18

    50

    500

    Union Bank of India

    253

    159

    114

    53

    65

    644

    TOTAL

    2031

    904

    670

    299

    432

    4336

    Only these 9 banks hosted the vacancies for Probationary Officer under IBPS this year. Except these organizations/ banks, other banks don’t have any vacancies for the Recruitment year 2019.


    Eligibility Criteria for IBPS – PO IX Exam

    There are a set of expected eligibility criteria that you should qualify to apply for IBPS – PO Exam Recruitment 2019.


    A) Age Limit


    • Minimum Age Limit : 20 years
    • Maximum Age Limit : 30 years


    Age Relaxation


    • SC/ ST: 5 years
    • OBC: 3 years
    • Physically Disabled: 10 years
    • Physically Disabled + OBC: 13 years
    • Physically Disabled + SC/ ST: 15 years


    B) Educational Qualification


    • Educational Qualification: Candidates must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized university.
    • Computer Literacy: Candidates must be proficient with using computers and have a Certificate / Diploma / Degree in Computer Operations / Language or have studied Computer as one of the subjects in High School or College.
    • Language Requirement: Candidates must be able to read, write and speak in the official language of the State / Union Territory they apply for.


    IBPS PO IX Syllabus & Exam Pattern

    IBPS – PO exam is conducted in 3 phases: Paper – 1, Paper – 2 and Interview.

    Paper – 1 is an Objective Based Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type Online Exam. Paper – 1 has 3 sections, containing 100 questions of 100 marks to be completed in time duration of 60 minutes.

    Paper – 2 is also an Objective Based Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type Online Exam. Paper – 2 has 5 sections, containing 157 questions of 225 marks and a time period of 3 hours & 30 minutes.

    Last and final phase for selection in IBPS PO post is Interview.


    IBPS PO IX Paper – 1/ Prelims

    Paper – 1 is an Objective Based Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type Online Exam. Paper – 1 is divided into 3 sections, General Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. General Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude contain 35 questions each and are of 35 marks and English Language contains 30 questions for 30 marks. Each section has a time – duration of 20 minutes.

    SECTION

    No. of

    Questions

    Max Marks

    Exam

    Duration

    English Language

    30

    30

    20  minutes

    General Reasoning

    35

    35

    20 minutes

    Numerical Aptitude

    35

    35

    20 minutes

    TOTAL

    100

    100

    60 minutes


    IBPS PO IX Paper – 2/ Mains

    Paper – 2 is also an Objective Based Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) type Online Exam. Paper – 2 has 5 sections, which are: English Language, Numerical Aptitude, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, General Awareness and English (Essay & Letter Writing). Paper – 2 contains 157 questions of 225 marks and a time period of 3 hours & 30 minutes.

    SECTION

    No. of Questions

    Max Marks

    Exam Duration

    English Language

    35

    40

    40 minutes

    Numerical Aptitude

    35

    60

    45 minutes

    Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

    45

    60

    60  minutes

    General Awareness

    40

    40

    35 minutes

    English (Essay & Letter Writing)

    2

    25

    30 minutes

    TOTAL

    157

    225

    3 hours 30 minutes



    IBPS PO IX Interview

    • Candidates who qualify Mains exam are eligible for the interview round. 
    • The interview round will carry 100 marks.
    • This is the final stage in the selection process of IBPS PO.
    • This round carries 20% weightage in the final result.
    • Through this round, a candidate's communication skills and personality is examined.


    IBPS PO IX Exam Date

    IBPS has released its calendar of exam dates for the post of Probationary Officer Recruitment Exam 2019. The tentative exam dates IBPS – PO Exam are as follows.

    ACTIVITY

    DATES

    Online Registration Starts From

    7 August, 2019

    Last Date for Online Application

    28 August, 2019

    Last Date for Exam Fees

    28 August, 2019

    Pre Exam Training (PET)

    23rd to 28th September, 2019

    Paper - 1 Admit Card

    October, 2019

    Paper - 1 Exam Date

    12th, 13th, 19th & 20th October, 2019

    Paper - 1 Result

    October, 2019

    Paper - 2 Admit Card

    November, 2019

    Paper - 2 Exam Date

    30 November, 2019

    Paper - 2 Result

    December, 2019

    Interview Application Download Date

    January, 2020

    Interview Date

    January/ February, 2020

    Provisional Allotment

    April, 2020


    Apply Online Link Activated on 7 August 2019

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