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IBPS PO 2022: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) PO exam is held to hire eligible candidates for the post of Probationary Officer (PO) in different public sector banks in India. The 6432 vacancies that were initially announced along with the IBPS PO 2022 notification have now been updated to 6932. The official notification was released on August 1, 2022.
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A link to apply for IBPS PO 2022 exam will be available from August 2 to August 22, 2022. The PO Prelims exam will be held on October 15, 16, and 22, 2022, whereas mains exam will be held on November 26, 2022. Read this article to have complete details related to IBPS Probationary Officer 2022 exam.
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IBPS released the detailed IBPS PO notification 2022 PDF on August 1, 2022, for the hiring of Probationary Officers (PO)/Management Trainees (MT) in various public sector banks. However, IBPS Probationary Officer 2022 (CRP-XII PO/MT) exam dates have been announced along with IBPS Calendar 2022. Click on the below link to download the official notification in PDF format:
The highlights of the IBPS Probationary Officer test are mentioned below:
|Organisation||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)|
|Post Name||Probationary Officer|
|Recruitment Process||Prelims- Mains- Interview|
|Age Limit||20 years to 30 years|
|Salary||Rs. 52,000 to 55,000|
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Here is the list of participating banks:
Check the below table to check all the important dates for IBPS PO:
|Notification||August 1, 2022|
|Online Registration Process Starts||August 2, 2022|
|Online Registration Process Ends||August 22, 2022|
|Prelims Admit Card||October 2022|
|Preliminary Exam Date||October 15, 16 and 22, 2022|
|Prelims Result||November 2022|
|Prelims Score Card||November 2022|
|Mains Admit Card||November 2022|
|Mains Exam Date||November 26, 2022|
|Mains Result||December 2022|
|Mains Score Card||December 2022|
|Interview Call Letter||January/February 2023|
|Conduct of Interview||January/February 2023|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2023|
Let’s look at the IBPS Probationary Officer openings 2022:
|Bank of Baroda||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|Bank of India||80||40||144||53||218||535|
|Bank of Maharashtra||75||37||135||50||203||500|
|Central Bank of India||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|Indian Overseas Bank||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|Punjab National Bank||75||37||135||50||203||500|
|Punjab & Sind Bank||38||23||66||24||102||253|
|Union Bank of India||346||155||573||184||836||2094|
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Candidates who want to become IBPS Probationary Officers can check their eligibility criteria here. Check out all the detailed information below.
The aspirants applying for the Probationary Officer exam should meet the criteria below:
Candidates must be 21 years and must not exceed 30 years to appear for the PO exam. However, age relaxation is available for different categories according to the rule of the Government of India. The details are listed below:
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)||5 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||10 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)||3 years|
|Ex-Serviceman (Army Personnel)||5 years|
|Widows/Divorced Women||9 years|
|Persons with Domicile of Jammu & Kashmir during 1.1.1980 to 31.12.1989||5 years|
|1984 riot-affected candidates||5 years|
|Retrenched from service (special Age relaxation category for MP state only)||5 years|
The candidates interested in applying for IBPS Probationary Officer 2022 exam are advised to follow these simple steps mentioned below:
Now your registration is done. Take the printout of their application form for future references.
The PO application fee varies from category to category. Candidates can use their debit card, net banking, or credit card to make the payment. Please note that the payment will not be refunded once it is made.
|Category||IBPS PO Exam Fee|
The candidate will be appointed as PO depending on their performance. The exam is divided into three different stages.
IBPS PO Admit Card is one of the most crucial documents for entering the examination hall. The candidates are not permitted to take the exam without this vital document. IBPS will release the admit card for Prelims examination 10 to 15 days before the exam. However, no admit card will be sent directly to the candidate’s address via post.
IBPS Probationary Officer offers pre-examination training, and a separate call letter is issued to all those candidates appearing for this particular training. The list of the centres is available below:
|North India||South India||West India||East India|
Check the IBPS PO 2022 exam centres below. We will update it accordingly on this page if there is any change.
|State/UT||Preliminary Exam Centre||Main Exam Centre|
|Andhra Pradesh||Chirala, Eluru, Chittoor, Guntur, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool, Rajahmundry, Nellore, Ongole, Tirupati, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam||Guntur, Vijaywada, Kurnool, Visakhapatnam|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair||Port Blair|
|Assam||Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Tezpur, Guwahati, Silchar||Guwahati, Silchar|
|Bihar||Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea||Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Patna, Muzaffarpur|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur||Raipur|
|Daman & Diu||Surat, Jamnagar||Surat|
|Dadra & Nagar Haveli|
|Delhi||Delhi/New Delhi, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurugram, Greater Noida||Delhi/New Delhi, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurugram, Greater Noida|
|Haryana||Ambala, Gurugram, Faridabad, Hissar, Kurukshetra, Yamuna, Panipat, Nagar, Karnal||Ambala, Hissar|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Mehsana, Anand, Himatnagar, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Vadodara, Surat||Vadodara, Ahmedabad|
|Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur, Kangra, Hamirpur, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Una, Solan||Hamirpur, Shimla|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu, Samba, Srinagar||Jammu, Srinagar|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro Steel City, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi||Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi|
|Karnataka||Bengaluru, Bidar, Belgaum, Davangere, Dharwad, Hassan, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mysore, Mangalore, Shimoga, Udupi||Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore|
|Kerala||Alappuzha, Kochi, Kannur, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram||Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Indore, Sagar, Ujjain, Satna||Bhopal, Indore|
|Maharashtra||Amravati, Chandrapur, Aurangabad, Dhule, Jalgaon, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Kolhapur, Nagpur, Nanded, Ratnagiri, Nashik, Pune, Solapur||Aurangabad, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune|
|Odisha||Balasore, Bhubaneshwar, Berhampur(Ganjam), Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Sambalpur, Rourkela||Bhubaneshwar|
|Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur||Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala|
|Rajasthan||Ajmer, Alwar, Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Sikar||Jaipur, Udaipur|
|Sikkim||Bardang/ Gangtok||Bardang/ Gangtok|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli, Erode, Madurai, Salem, Nagercoil, Thanjavur, Tirunlvelli, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Virudhunagar||Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli|
|Telangana||Hyderabad, Khammam, Karimnagar, Warangal||Hyderabad|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Allahabad, Aligarh, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Gonda, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/ Greater Noida, Sitapur, Varanasi||Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi|
|Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Roorkee, Haldwani||Dehradun|
|West Bengal||Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Durgapur, Hooghly, Siliguri, Kalyani||–|
Check the IBPS PO 2022 exam pattern below:
|Subject||Number of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||20 Minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 Minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 Minutes|
After qualifying for the IBPS PO Prelims exam, candidates must appear for the IBPS PO Mains exam.
|Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|General/ Banking Awareness/Economy||40||40||35 minutes|
After selection, the candidates will be allotted to different banks depending on their marks and preferences.
Bank probationary officer exam 2022 tests the Logical and General knowledge of the candidate. This is why an extensive range of topics is covered in the IBPS PO syllabus. The topics cover Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude English and General Awareness sections. The detailed topics are described below:
|Reasoning||Quantitative Aptitude||English Language|
|Logical Reasoning||Simplification||Reading Comprehension|
|Alphanumeric Series||Profit & Loss||Cloze Test|
|Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test||Mixtures & Allegations||Para jumbles|
|Data Sufficiency||Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices||Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting|
|Coded Inequalities||Work & Time||Fill in the blanks|
|Seating Arrangement||Time & Distance||Miscellaneous|
|Puzzle||Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere||Paragraph Completion|
|Syllogism||Ratio & Proportion, Percentage||–|
|Blood Relations||Number Systems||–|
|Input-Output||Sequence & Series||–|
|Coding-Decoding||Permutation, Combination &Probability||–|
Th IBPS PO Mains Exam comprises 5 sections: Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative, Aptitude, General Awareness, and Computer Aptitude.
After each phase of the examination is over, IBPS will announce the results. The candidate’s scores in the Online Main Examination and Interview will be listed in descending order to create the final merit state- and category-specific lists. Candidates on the merit list and fit the number of openings will be considered for appointments pending medical fitness.
For any candidate, salary holds the maximum importance as the candidates get attracted to the IBPS PO exam for its high perks, bonuses and benefits. That is why the salary increment parks and every other crucial piece of information are listed below.
The minimum marks to qualify for a particular exam are the cut-off marks. The candidates must score the cut-off to get shortlisted and appear for the next stage of the exam.
Every year, lakhs of candidates appear for the bank probationary officer exam to recruit in different public sector banks. IBPS PO has become one of the most crucial government exams. Candidates must try hard to crack this exam as the competition is huge.
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Candidates can check the commonly asked questions related to the IBPS Probationary Officer 2022 below:
Ans: The full form of IBPS is Institute of Banking Personnel Selection.
Ans: The PO 2022 Prelims exam will be conducted on October 15, 16, and 22, 2022.
Ans: Yes, anyone with a graduation degree can apply for the PO exam, and there is no specified percentage to apply for IBPS PO.
Ans: Yes, for each wrong answer, the negative marking is 0.25.
Ans: The initial package starts from 52000 to 55000.
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