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IBPS PO Recruitment 2017 Overview :

IBPS conducts PO/ Clerk banking personal for Public sector banks. IBPS started its operation in 1975 as Personnel Selection Services (PSS). IBPS is envisioned as self-governed academic and research oriented Institute, with a mission of enhancing human-resource development through personnel assessment. In 2011, IBPS announced a Common Written Examination (CWE) for the selection Officers and Clerks in Indian banks. IBPS CWE is now mandatory for anyone who seeks an employment in 20 public sector and Regional Rural banks. IBPS periodically accepts the exam applications from the candidates at their website, and the exams are organized at various locations in the country in online mode.

Soon IBPS is about to release the notification as IBPS PO 2017 Recruitment for Probationary Office and Clerical Crade. As per the released calendar, the IBPS CWE-VII PO Pre Exam 2017 will be conducted on 7th, 8th, and 14th October & IBPS PO Main Examination will be conducted on 26th November 2017. Here we will update you with proper details like no of IBPS PO vacancy details, education C=criteria, syllabus, exam dates, procedure, etc.

IBPS PO 2017 Vacancy Details :

The Notification of much-awaited Banking exam IBPS PO 2017 has been released Recently. Institute of banking and personal selection (IBPS) has released the notification to fill up the vacancies of Probationary Officers (PO) and Management Trainee (MT) for various Participating Banks.

Number of Posts: 8000 Vacant Posts (Approx)

Name of Posts: Management Trainee / Probationary Officers (MT/PO)

Name of Participating Banks and Categories Wise Vacancies:-

S. No Participating organizations SC ST OBC UR Total PWD
1 Allahabad Bank 80 40 142 263 525 17 4 7
2 Andhra Bank 45 22 81 152 300 0 3 6
3 Bank of Baroda 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Bank of India 28 15 53 104 200 2 2 2
5 Bank of Maharashtra 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Canara Bank 330 166 595 1109 2200 26 31 20
7 Central Bank of India 45 22 81 152 300 3 3 3
8 Corporation Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Dena Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 IDBI Bank 202 101 364 683 1350 0 20 20
11 Indian Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Indian Overseas Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Oriental Bank of Commerce 75 38 136 251 500 8 5 2
14 Punjab National Bank 112 56 202 380 750 7 8 7
15 Punjab & Sind Bank 23 11 42 82 158 1 1 1
16 Syndicate Bank 60 30 108 202 400 4 4 4
17 UCO Bank 87 36 132 285 540 37 6 9
18 Union Bank of India 128 61 178 532 899 14 14 14
19 United Bank of India 30 15 54 101 200 10 4 2
20 Vijaya Bank 93 52 151 204 500 25 8 5
Total 1338 665 2319 4500 8822 154 113 102

IBPS PO 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.

The candidate must possess valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he / she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online

Nationality / Citizenship:

A candidate must be either –

(i) a Citizen of India or

(ii) a subject of Nepal orp

(iii) a subject of Bhutan or

(iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Limit :

Candidate’s age should not be less than 20 years & not more than 30 years old. In addition to, Age relaxation is applicable as per the government rules:-

  • ST/SC – 5 years
  • OBC – 3 years
  • PWD– 10 years
  • Ex-Serviceman – 5 years

IBPS PO 2017 Important Dates :

IBPS PO /MT CWE VII 2017 Exam Dates:-

  • IBPS PO Online Registration/ Edit/ Modification of Application Date: Last week of July to Mid of August 2017
  • Application Fees/Intimation Charges Payments (Online) Date: August 2017
  • IBPS PO Training call letters Download: September 2017
  • IBPS PO Pre Exam Training Conduction Date: October 2017
  • IBPS PO Pre Exam call letter Downloading Date: October 2017
  • IBPS PO Pre Exam Date: 7th, 8th and 14th November 2017
  • IBPS PO Pre Exam Result Declaration: November 2017
  • IBPS PO Call letter Downloading Date for Main Exam: November 2017
  • IBPS PO Main Exam Date: 26th November 2017
  • IBPS PO Main Exam Result Declaration Date: December 2017
  • Availability of Call letters for interview: January 2017
  • Date of Interview: January / February 2017
  • Allotment of Provisional: April 2017

IBPS PO 2017 Apply Online :

  • Go to the official Website of IBPS  –
  • Click on the Home Page to open the link “CWE PO/MT”
  • Click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” to register their application by entering their basic information in the online application form.
  • Provisional registration number and password will be generated .
  • An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and Password will also be sent.
  • Reopen the application by Registration number and password
  • Upload the photograph and signature.
  • Pay the Required fees

Click Here – Check IBPS PO 2017 Notification –  Available Soon

Click Here – Apply Online for IBPS PO 2017  

Note :  Prior to submission of the online application candidates are advised to use the “SAVE AND NEXT” facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required. No change is permitted after clicking on FINAL SUBMIT Button.

Application Fee :

Payment of fees/ intimation charges via the ONLINE MODE Only.

  • Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  • Rs. 600 /- for all others

Note: The payment can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay /Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets by providing information as asked on the screen

IBPS PO 2017 Exam Pattern :

IBPS has decided to extend the previous year strategy to hire the candidates by Two Phase Written examination, followed by interview.

(D) Exam pattern :  IBPS PO PRE – Exam

Sr. No. Subjects No. of questions Marks Time
1 English Language 30 30 1 hour


2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
4 Total 100 100

(E)  IBPS PO MAINS – Exam  :

Sr. NO. Name of test No. of Questions Max. Marks Language of Exam Time Allotted
1 Reasoning 50 50 English & Hindi 40 minutes
2 English Language 40 40 English only 30 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English & Hindi 40 minutes
4 General Awareness (with special reference to Banking) 40 40 English & Hindi 20 minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 20 20 English & Hindi 10 minutes
Total 200 200 English & Hindi 140 minutes

Note : Time allotted to each Subject is fixed or separately fixed [Time cannot be shifted to other subjects.

IBPS PO 2017 Syllabus :

REASONING : Alphabetical test , coding decoding, analogy, classification, direction sense, Blood relation, word formation, sitting arrangement , syllogisms, inequalities, Statement and conclusion, statement and assumption, statement and course of action, statement and argument , input and output, Puzzles, Data sufficiency.

APTITUDE : Permutations And Combinations, Probability, Time And Work ,{Distance , time and speed }, Boats and  Streams,  Average , Ratio,  Partnership,  Mensuration,  Simplification,  Series , Simple and –Compound interest ,Pipes and cisterns , Trains,  Percentage,  Mixture,  LCM-HCF,  Profit and  Loss, problems on Ages.

ENGLISH: Cloze Test , Errors in sentences, Passage Comprehension, Sentence Improvement , Selecting The Correct Sentences.

COMPUTER : Basic of Computers , Basic internet knowledge and protocols , Network basics (LAN & WAN) , Generations of computer, Input & Output Device, Shortcuts & Basic knowledge MS word, MS Excel, MS power point, Computer Shortcuts etc.

GA : Current Affairs of last 6 months , Indian Economy Questions , Marketing , Awards & Honors Sports , Finance , Agriculture , History of Banking , Banking Terms , RBI Functions , Fiscal Monetary Policies etc.

IBPS PO Selection Process :


  • Online Preliminary Examination: Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks {sectional as well as overall} to be decided by IBPS. An adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
  • Online Mains Examination: Candidates qualifying the cutoff {sectional as well as overall} will be called for interview.
  • Interview: Interview will be conducted by the Participating Organizations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS.

IBPS PO Admit Card 2017 :

Applicants who have successfully submitted their IBPS Po Online application form and waiting for the admit card declaration date. We want to inform that, the IBPS will release the notification regarding admit card soon on the official website. IBPS PO Admit card 2017 will be released soon for the examination.

IBPS PO Cut off 2017 :

Cut-Off marks are the minimum marks required for qualifying the exam. The IBPS PO cut-off marks 2017 will be released soon as soon as the final result is out. This cut-off would depend on the level of paper, the difficulty level of the journal, no. of students appeared for the examination and number of vacancies, etc.

IBPS PO Result 2017 :

After the completion of Pre-written examination, the IBPS PO 2017 Prelims Result will be declared soon followed by IBPS PO 2017 Mains Result. As soon as the two stages are completed, the candidate would be called for the stage III i.e. interview which will be followed by Stage IV i.e. Group Discussion and Interview and the Final result of IBPS PO 2017 will be declared after few months.

IBPS PO 2017 Online Test Series :

To excel the art of perfection, you need to practice hard. So here we are with a motto to help you with IBPS PO Online Test Series which will provide you free mock test along with three separate analysis to improve hold on the subjects. These tests will determine your position and your current status. These will be based on new pattern and updated syllabus. We even come up with a sectional test to improvise your local knowledge and make it stronger. With this, we also have a doubt solving panel and streaming videos on YouTube to help you sort your problems. The test series is bilingual i.e. it will be provided in English and Hindi to keep the user at ease. The site will also provide the quick solution to all the problems mentioned. We have even launched our application through which you can access the entire free mock test.

IBPS PO Previous Year Papers :

We have also provided past year papers to widen your knowledge about the type of questions asked in this examination. These exam papers will surely help you in keeping a hold on the sections and particular subject as well. So here we have listed IBPS PO 2017 Previous Year Papers which will surely play a great role for you to qualify the exam. You can visit our official last year paper section for more details.

IBPS PO Preparation :

Here we have listed Preparation Tips for IBPS PO 2017. So have a look at the points mentioned below.

  • First and the foremost thing is you need to work hard for the exam no matter what.
  • To achieve the success, you have to be consistent in your learning process.
  • Be more focused and less diverted towards surrounding activities.
  • Give the exam patiently don’t act in a hurry.
  • Take ample time before answering the questions.
  • In the end, we would just like to wish you Good Luck for the Exam.