IBPS PO 2023: Notification Released, Application Form, Eligibility, Vacancy, and Syllabus
The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the IBPS PO 2023 Notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers (PO)/Management Trainees (MT) in various banks across India through IBPS CRP PO/MT-XIII for Vacancies 2024-25. The application process starts from August 01 and will be open until August 21, 2023. Interested candidates can apply through the official website. The IBPS SO 2023 Prelims Exam is scheduled for September 23, 30, 2023, and October 01, 2023, while the IBPS PO Main examination will be held on November 05, 2023. After the written examination, the IBPS SO 2023 Result, Answer Key, and Cut-off will be announced.
IBPS PO is a highly anticipated banking exam, attracting numerous candidates seeking employment in the banking sector due to its attractive remuneration and opportunities for career growth. The exam has been held annually since 2011 to select candidates for Probationary Officer positions in 11 public sector banks through IBPS CRP PO/MT-XII.
IBPS PO 2023: Highlights
- Organization Name: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
- Exam Level: National Level
- Post Name: Probationary Officer (PO)
- Exam Mode: Online
- Application Mode: Online
- Salary: INR 37,360 – INR 38,700
- Vacancies: 3049
- Category: Bank Jobs
- Selection Process: Prelims, Mains, and Interview
- Educational Qualification: Graduate from a recognized University
- Age Limit: 20-30 years
- Official Website: @ibps.in
IBPS PO Exam Dates 2023
The IBPS Calendar 2023 has provided the tentative dates for the IBPS PO exam. Here are the important dates for IBPS PO 2023:
- IBPS PO Notification 2023: July 31, 2023
- Start of IBPS PO online applications: August 01, 2023
- Last Date for IBPS PO Online Application 2023: August 21, 2023
- IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card Release Date: September 2023
- IBPS PO Prelims Exam Date 2023: September 23, 30, 2023, and October 01, 2023
- IBPS PO Prelims Result Date 2023: November 2023
- IBPS PO Mains Exam Date 2023: November 05, 2023
- IBPS PO Mains Result Date 2023: December 2023
- Conduct of IBPS PO Interview 2023: January/February 2024
- IBPS PO 2023 Provisional Allotment: April 2024
IBPS PO Vacancy 2023
The exact number of vacancies for the IBPS PO 2023 exam will be announced later. However, based on previous years, it can be estimated that there were 3049 vacancies for the year 2024-25.
IBPS PO 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates applying for IBPS PO 2023 must meet the eligibility criteria related to nationality, age limit, and educational qualification. Here are the eligibility guidelines:
- Nationality: Indian Citizen or subject of Nepal, Bhutan or Tibetan refugee who has permanently settled in India before January 1, 1962, or a person of Indian origin who migrated from certain countries.
- Age Limit: Candidates must be between 20 and 30 years of age. Age relaxation is provided for reserved categories as per the rules.
IBPS PO 2023 Online Application and Application Fees
The online application for IBPS PO 2023 will be available on the official website in August or September. Candidates can apply by registering on the website, filling in the required details, uploading scanned photographs and signatures, and paying the application fees. The application fee is INR 850 for General and OBC candidates, and INR 175 for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
IBPS PO Selection Process and Exam Pattern 2023
The IBPS PO 2023 selection process involves three stages: Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam, and Interview. The Prelims exam is for qualifying for the Mains exam, and candidates must score minimum cut-off marks in both Mains and the Interview to be considered for final merit. The Prelims and Mains exams are conducted online and consist of objective-type questions, while the Interview is a verbal assessment.
The IBPS PO Prelims Exam pattern for 2023 is as follows:
- Total Marks: 100
- Duration: 60 minutes
- Sections: English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and Reasoning Ability
The IBPS PO Mains Exam pattern for 2023 is as follows:
- Total Marks: 200
- Duration: 3 hours
- Sections: Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, English Language, Data Analysis & Interpretation, and General Economy & Banking Awareness. Additionally, there is an English Language (Letter writing & Essay) section.
The final merit list is based on the candidate’s performance in the Mains Exam and Interview in the ratio of 80:20.