IBPS PO Recruitment 2022: Official Notification Released - Embibe
  • Written By Shayan Patra
  • Last Modified 02-08-2022
  • Written By Shayan Patra
  • Last Modified 02-08-2022

IBPS PO Recruitment 2022: Official Notification Released

IBPS PO Recruitment 2022: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the official notification for IBPS PO on their official website. As per the official notification, the application process will start on August 2, 2022 and the last date to apply is on August 22, 2022. Candidates having a Graduation degree in any discipline and aged between 20 to 30 years can apply for the recruitment exam by visiting their official website of IBPS.

The officials conduct the common recruitment process to recruit candidates for Probationary Officer/Management Trainee posts. The application fee is ₹ 175/- for SC/ST/PwBD candidates and ₹ 850/- for other candidates. Furthermore, the selection process involves three stages: Prelims, Mains, and an interview. Candidates who cleared all the selection stages are selected for the post. Scroll down to find out more.

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IBPS PO Recruitment Overview 2022

Candidates can check details like the important dates, application process, eligibility, selection process, syllabus, exam pattern, and more from this article. But before getting into the detail, let us have an overview of the IBPS PO exam 2022 below:

ParticularsDetails
Name of RecruitmentIBPS PO Recruitment
Name of PostProbationary Officers (POs)
Conducting BodyInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Application FeeSC/ST/PwBD – ₹ 175/-
Others – ₹ 850/-
Mode of ExamOnline
Recruitment LevelNational Level
Selection ProcessThree Stages:
– Prelims
– Mains
– Interview
Number of Participating Banks11
Official Websiteibps.in

IBPS PO Recruitment Dates 2022

Candidates appearing for IBPS PO should keep track of the important dates. It will help them avoid any deadlines or important events. Candidates can check the important dates for IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Release of Notification of IBPS POAugust 1, 2022
Date of Start of IBPS PO Apply OnlineAugust 2, 2022
IBPS PO Last Date for Application Form and Fee SubmissionAugust 22, 2022
Date of Prelims Admit CardOctober 2022
IBPS PO Exam Date for PrelimsOctober 15, 16, and 22, 2022
Release of Prelims ResultsNovember 2022
Date of Mains Admit CardNovember 2022
IBPS PO Exam Date for MainsNovember 26, 2022
Release of Mains ResultsDecember 2022
Conduct of InterviewsJanuary/February 2023

IBPS PO Prelims Mock Test

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  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use your mobile number/email to log in
  • 3rd Step: Then select your Goal as ‘IBPS PO Prelims’ under Banking.
  • 4th Step: Click Next and select your preferred language.
  • 5th Step: Once done, click on the below-mentioned links to take the TEST.
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IBPS PO Participating Banks & Vacancy

The officials are yet to release the vacancy list for IBPS PO 2022. As they have not released the vacancy for the current year, candidates can check the last year’s IBPS PO vacancies below:

Participating BanksVacancies
Bank of Baroda
Bank of India588
Bank of Maharashtra400
Canara Bank650
Central Bank of India620
Indian Bank
Indian Overseas Bank98
Punjab National Bank
Punjab & Sind Bank169
UCO Bank179
Union Bank of India912
Total4135

IBPS PO Notification 2022

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official notification of IBPS PO. Candidates can check the notification from the official website. The exam notification contains details of the recruitment process. It contains the dates, application process, selection process, eligibility, exam pattern, and more. Therefore, candidates should go through the notification once.

IBPS PO Selection Process 2022

The officials prescribe the selection process for IBPS PO Recruitment 2022. According to the notification, the IBPS PO selection process has the following three stages/phases:

  • Phase-I: Preliminary Examination (Prelims)
  • Phase-II: Main Examination (Mains)
  • Phase-III: Interview

IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check the eligibility criteria before applying for the IBPS PO recruitment. Moreover, they must proceed with the IBPS PO apply online only after ensuring their eligibility. Candidates can check the IBPS PO eligibility criteria below:

Nationality

Candidates applying for IBPS PO must be either:

  • Citizens of India, or
  • Subjects of Nepal, or
  • Subjects of Bhutan, or
  • A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before January 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, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Candidates belonging to (ii), (iIi), (iv), and (v) points should have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India.

Educational Qualification

The following are the educational requirements for candidates:

  • A Graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised university by the Government of India.
  • Candidates must possess a valid mark sheet/degree certificate on the day they register and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation.

Age Limit

The following are the age limit for candidates:

  • The lower age limit for candidates is 20 years. Candidates must have been born earlier than October 01, 2001.
  • The upper age limit for candidates is 30 years. Candidates must have been born later than October 02, 1991.
  • Furthermore, reserved category candidates are also entitled to get relaxation as per the following:
CategoryAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)3 years
Persons With Benchmark Disabilities10 years
Ex-Servicemen5 years
Persons affected by the 1984 riots5 years

How to Apply Online for IBPS PO 2022?

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection starts the application process in online mode. Therefore, candidates need to register for IBPS PO recruitment online from the official website. Furthermore, they must apply online before the IBPS PO last date i.e. August 22, 2022. Find below the step-by-step procedure to apply online for IBPS PO 2022:

  • 1st Step: Go to the official website at ibps.in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on the ‘CRP PO/MT’ tab given on the homepage.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the link which says ‘Click here to apply online for CRP – Probationary Officers/Management Trainees (CRP-PO/MT-XII)’.
  • 4th Step: On the next page, click on the ‘Click here for New Registration’ button.
  • 5th Step: An instruction page will appear. Go through the instructions and click on the ‘Continue’ button.
  • 6th Step: Enter basic details such as Name, Mobile Number, Email ID, etc. Then, click on ‘Save & Next’.
  • 7th Step: On clicking the button, the system will generate a provisional registration number and password. The same will also be sent to your registered phone number and email ID.
  • 8th Step: Now, log in using the registration number and password. Upload the scanned copy of the photograph, signature, left thumb impression, and a handwritten declaration in the prescribed standards.
  • 9th Step: Fill the application form with personal, educational, and other required details.
  • 10th Step: Check the entered details, make changes if necessary, and then submit the application form.
  • 11th Step: On the next page, candidates have to pay the application fee. Check the fee details and complete the transaction.
  • 12th Step: Download and take a printout of the filled application form and fee receipt.

IBPS PO Application Fee

Candidates need to pay the application fee online to successfully submit their applications. They can make the payment through any online method, i.e., Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets. The following are the application fees for IBPS PO:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PwBD Candidates₹ 175/-
Others Candidates₹ 850/-

Specifications for Uploading Documents

Candidates can check the specifications for the photograph, signature, left thumb impression, and handwritten declaration below:

DocumentsDimensionSizeFormat
Photograph200 x 230 pixels
(4.5cm × 3.5cm)
20kb – 50kbJPG/JPEG
Signature140 x 60 pixels10kb – 20kbJPG/JPEG
Left-Hand Thumb Impression240 x 240 pixels20kb – 50kbJPG/JPEG
Handwritten Declaration800 x 400 pixels50kb – 100kbJPG/JPEG

IBPS PO Exam Centres

Candidates have to select exam centres as per their preference while applying for IBPS PO recruitment. Based on the preference, the officials allocate centres to candidates. The list of exam centres for IBPS PO Prelims and Mains is provided below:

State/UT/NCRPrelims Exam CentresMains Exam Centres
Andaman & NicobarPort BlairPort Blair
Andhra PradeshChirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, VizianagaramGuntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam
Arunachal PradeshNaharlagunNaharlagun
AssamDibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, TezpurGuwahati, Silchar
BiharArrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, PurneaBhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna
ChandigarhChandigarh/MohaliChandigarh/Mohali
ChhattisgarhBhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, RaipurRaipur
Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & DiuSurat, JamnagarSurat
DelhiDelhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, GurugramDelhi/New Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram
GoaPanajiPanaji
GujaratAhmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, VadodaraAhmedabad, Vadodra
HaryanaAmbala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamuna NagarAmbala, Hissar
Himachal PradeshBilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, UnaHamirpur, Shimla
Jammu & KashmirJammu, Samba, SrinagarJammu, Srinagar
JharkhandBokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, RanchiDhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
KarnatakaBengaluru, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, UdupiBengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore
KeralaAlappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, ThrichurKochi, Thiruvananthapuram
LadakhLehLeh
LakshadweepKavarratiKavarrati
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, UjjainBhopal, Indore
MaharashtraAmravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Ratnagiri, SolapurAurangabad, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune
ManipurImphalImphal
MeghalayaShillongShillong
MizoramAizawlAizawl
NagalandKohimaKohima
OdishaBalasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, SambalpurBhubaneshwar
PuducherryPuducherryPuducherry
PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, PatialaJalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, UdaipurJaipur, Udaipur
SikkimBardang/GangtokBardang/Gangtok
Tamil NaduChennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, VirudhunagarChennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli
TelanganaHyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, WarangalHyderabad
TripuraAgartalaAgartala
Uttar PradeshAgra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/ Greater Noida, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Sitapur, VaranasiKanpur, Lucknow,
Meerut, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Varanasi
UttarakhandDehradun, Haldwani, RoorkeeDehradun
West BengalAsansol, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, SiliguriAsansol, Greater Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri

IBPS PO Exam Pattern

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection prescribes the exam pattern for IBPS PO. Candidates appearing for the exam should go through the pattern. It will help them become familiar with the number of questions, sections, marking scheme, and duration. Accordingly, they can prepare for the exam in a better way. The IBPS PO exam pattern for Prelims and Mains is provided below:

IBPS PO Prelims Pattern

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
English Language3030 marks20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude3535 marks20 minutes
Reasoning Ability3535 marks20 minutes
Total100100 marks60 minutes

IBPS PO Mains Pattern

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
English Language3540 marks40 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation3560 marks45 minutes
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude4560 marks60 minutes
General/Economy/Banking Awareness4040 marks35 minutes
Total100100 marks3 hours
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)0225 marks30 minutes

Important Points:

  • The bank conducts two computer-based objective exams for IBPS PO recruitment, i.e., Prelims and Mains.
  • The medium of question papers for Prelims and Mains are English and Hindi, except for the English Language section.
  • The IBPS PO Mains exam comprises an objective test and a descriptive test.
  • There are negative markings in the objective test. 0.25 of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

IBPS PO Syllabus

Candidates appearing for the IBPS PO exam 2022 should check the syllabus. It will help them know the topics and sub-topics for the exam. Furthermore, they can find out important topics related to the exam. Candidates can check the subject-wise IBPS PO syllabus for Prelims and Mains below:

English LanguageQuantitative AbilityReasoningGeneral Awareness
Reading ComprehensionSimplificationLogical ReasoningFinancial Awareness
Cloze TestProfit & LossAlphanumeric SeriesCurrent Affairs
Para JumblesMixtures & AllegationsRanking/Direction/Alphabet TestGeneral Knowledge
MiscellaneousSimple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesData SufficiencyStatic Awareness
Fill in the BlanksWork & TimeCoded InequalitiesBook Authors
Multiple Meaning/Error SpottingTime & DistanceSeating ArrangementNational & International Issues
Paragraph CompletionMensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SpherePuzzleAwards
Data InterpretationTabulationIndian Polity
Ratio & Proportion, PercentageSyllogism
Number SystemsBlood Relations
Sequence & SeriesInput-Output
Permutation, Combination & ProbabilityCoding-Decoding

IBPS PO Admit Card 2022

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection releases the admit card online a few weeks before the IBPS PO exam date. IBPS releases the hall tickets on its official website. Candidates who applied for the exam can download their hall tickets online at ibps.in. They need to download the call letter by logging in using their registration number and date of birth.

The bank releases the IBPS PO admit card for Prelims, Mains, and interviews separately. Candidates should download their call letters and take a printout. Furthermore, they must carry the printout of the call letter and a photo ID proof to the exam centre.

IBPS PO Result 2022

The officials release the result of the IBPS PO exam 2022 separately for Prelims, Mains, and the interview. Candidates who appeared for the exam can check their results online from the official website. To check the result, they need to log in using the registration number and date of birth. The IBPS PO result contains section-wise marks, overall scores, and cut-offs. Candidates who clear Prelims qualify for Mains. Similarly, candidates who passed Mains are shortlisted for interviews.

IBPS PO Cut-off 2022

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection releases cut-off marks for Prelims and Mains. Candidates need to obtain the minimum qualifying cut-off to qualify for the next stage. The IBPS PO cut-off depends on the following factors:

  • The number of candidates who appeared for the exam
  • The difficulty level of the exam
  • Total vacancies
  • Performance of candidates

Candidates may also check:

IBPS PO NotificationIBPS PO Apply Online
About IBPS POIBPS PO Exam Date
IBPS PO Mock TestSyllabus for IBPS PO
IBPS PO Previous Year PapersIBPS PO Preparation
About IBPS PO PrelimsIBPS PO Exam Pattern
IBPS PO ResultAbout IBPS PO Mains
IBPS PO BooksIBPS PO Salary

FAQs on IBPS PO Recruitment 2022

Candidates can find commonly asked questions related to IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 below:

Q.1: When will the official notification for IBPS PO recruitment 2022 be released?
A: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official notification of IBPS PO 2022 on August 1, 2022.

Q.2: Who conducts the IBPS PO recruitment 2022?
A: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection conducts IBPS PO to recruit candidates for Probationary Officer/Management Trainee posts.

Q.3: What is the age limit to apply for IBPS PO?
A: The minimum age limit for IBPS PO is 20 years. However, the maximum age limit for candidates is 30 years.

Q.4: What is the educational qualification required for IBPS PO?
A: Candidates applying for IBPS PO should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised university.

Q.5: What is the selection process for IBPS PO?
A: The selection process involves Prelims, Mains, and an interview.

Q.6: What are the subjects for the IBPS PO exam?
A: IBPS PO Prelims contain subjects like the English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and Reasoning Ability. In comparison, the Mains exam consists of subjects like the English Language, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Data Analysis & Interpretation, and General/Economy/Banking Awareness.

Q.7: Is there any sectional timing in the IBPS PO exam?
A: Yes, there is a sectional timing for each subject in Prelims and Mains.

Q.8: Are there negative markings in the IBPS PO exam?
A: Yes, there is a negative marking. The officials will deduct 0.25 marks of the marks assigned to the questions for each wrong answer.

Candidates can get complete information on IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 from this article. Please reach out to us using the comment box if you have any doubts or queries regarding the article. We will get back to you at the earliest.

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