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IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card Out! The Institute of banking personnel selection (IBPS) has released detailed notification for IBPS PO Recruitment 2021. The candidates could apply from 20th October 2021 to 10th November 2021. Bank PO is the desired position for lakhs of candidates. Every year lakhs of candidates appear for IBPS PO Examination and to crack this exam candidates should know the exam pattern, eligibility criteria, IBPS PO Previous Year Papers, and other information regarding IBPS PO 2021

  • A total number of 4135 vacancies are released for recruitment.
  • There are three stages to clear the IBPS PO exam i.e. prelims, mains, and interview.
  • Candidates should between 20 to 30 years of age are eligible for this exam
  • The candidate must hold a graduation degree.
  • The exam will be conducted in online mode.
  • The authorities have also released the IBPS PO Exam Calendar 2021 to announce the upcoming exam cycle. 

Keep reading this article for the entire information related to the IBPS PO exam 2021.

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IBPS PO Exam Updates:

20th November 2021: IBPS PO Admit Card Out!

The IBPS has released the IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card on the official website. The candidates can download the admit card now. The direct link for the same is given below.

Direct Link to Download IBPS PO Admit Card

20th October 2021: IBPS PO Detailed Notification Out!

The IBPS has released the detailed notification for IBPS PO Recruitment 2021. A total number of 4135 vacancies were released.

19th October 2021: IBPO PO New Notification Out!

The IBPS has released a short notification for IBPS PO Recruitment. The candidates can apply from 20th October to 10th November 2021. 

1st April 2021: IBPS PO Mains and Interview Result Out!

The IBPS has released the IBPS PO Mains and Interview result. The candidates can check the result till 30th April 2021. Below is the direct link to check the result.

Direct Link to Check IBPS PO Mains and Interview Result

IBPS PO Exam Details

Below the IBPS PO Recruitment overview 2021. The candidates must note that the dates which are mentioned below are tentative.

IBPS PO Recruitment Overview 2021

Exam Name

IBPS PO 2021

Conducting Body

Institute of banking personnel selection

Exam Level

National

Exam Mode

Online

Language

English & Hindi

Selection Process

Prelims, Mains & Interview

Time Duration

Prelims: 60 minutes

Mains: 3 hours 30 minutes

Official Website

IBPS PO Official Website Link

Post

PO

Full-Form

Probationary Officer

Number of Vacancies

4135

Short Notification Release Date

19th October 2021

Application Start Date

20th October 2021

Last Date to Apply 10th November 2021

Admit Card Release Date

20th November 2021

Prelims Exam Date

4th December and 11th December 2021

Prelims Result Date

December 2021/January 2022

Mains Admit Card Release Date

December 2021/January 2022

Mains Exam Date

January 2022

Mains Result Date

January/February 2022

Interview Date

February/March 2022

Final Result

April 2022

IBPS PO Notification 2021

IBPS PO Notification 2021 is released by the authorities. Below is the sdetailed notification of IBPS PO 2021 which is released on 20th October 2021. 

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IBPS PO 2021 Vacancy

IBPS has released a total number of 4135 vacancies. Below are the bank-wise vacancy details.

Sr.

No.

Participating Organization

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

UR

TOTAL

Out of Which (PWBD)

HI

OC

VI

ID

1

Bank of Baroda

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

Bank of India

88

44

158

58

240

588

6

6

6

6

3

Bank of Maharashtra

60

30

108

40

162

400

4

4

4

4

4

Canara Bank

97

48

175

65

265

650

7

6

7

6

5

Central Bank of India

193

104

257

13

53

620

2

2

2

2

6

Indian Bank

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

7

Indian Overseas Bank

14

7

26

10

41

98

1

1

1

1

8

Punjab National Bank

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

NR

9

Punjab & Sind Bank

67

37

112

42

169

427

8

4

5

6

10

UCO Bank

66

33

118

44

179

440

2

4

7

6

11

Union Bank of India

94

47

148

132

491

912

28

10

16

36

Total

679

350

1102

404

1600

4135

58

37

48

67

IBPS PO Vacancy Comparison - 2021, 2020, 2019

Year

Number of Vacancies

2022-23

4135

2020 - 21

3517

2019 - 20

4336

2018 - 19

4252

You can also check out the SBI SO 2021 Notification for the Specialist Officer Post

IBPS PO 2021 Registration Process

The candidates are advised to follow the steps which are mentioned below to apply for the recruitment.

Note: Link Inactive!

Step 1: Visit the above given direct application link.

Step 2: Click on “Click Here for New Registration”

Step 3: Enter the Email ID and Other credentials.

Step 4: A temporary registration number & password will be sent on the registered Email ID and Mobile number of the candidate

Step 5: Once the candidate has filled the application form, now they have to upload their documents.

Document (scanned)

Dimension & File Size

File Type

Image

200 x 230 pixels and 20-50 KB

JPG or JPEG

Signature

140 x 60 pixels and 10-20 KB

JPG or JPEG

Left thumb impression

240 x 240 pixels and 20-50 KB

JPG or JPEG

Hand-written declaration

800 x 400 pixels and 50-100 KB

JPG or JPEG

Step 6: After uploading the documents, candidates can use Testbook Photo Resize Tool which helps in resizing your photographs.

Step 7: Make the payment which is to be done online

Step 8: After the payment has been made, the candidate can take out the print of the application form by clicking on the generated reference button

To get the detailed IBPS PO Application Form, candidates can visit the linked article.

IBPS PO 2021 Application Fees

Candidates have to pay an application fee, which may vary depending on the category. Payment must be made through debit card, credit card, or Net banking. Once the payment has been made there is no refund.

  • Fees for candidates in the General/OBC/EWs category will be INR 850
  • Fees for candidates in SC/ST/PWB category will be INR 175

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IBPS PO Selection Process 2021

The candidates will undergo 3 stages of the selection process. The candidates must clear all the stages mentioned below to get recruited.

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Mains Examination
  • Interview

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IBPS PO 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Talking about eligibility criteria for IBPS PO 2021, candidates must know that there are various levels of eligibility criteria and relaxation for the reserved category. Candidates must meet the minimum eligibility criteria to complete the Application form. The eligibility criteria for 2021 recruitment will be released with a detailed notification. However, we are providing you with the expected eligibility criteria as per the 2021 recruitment cycle.

Nationality

  • Candidates must be a citizen of India, Nepal, or Bhutan.
  • Tibetan refugees that visited India before 1st January 1962 to seek settlement
  • Individuals of India migrated from Sri Lanka, Burma, Vietnam, Pakistan, Kenya, Zambia, Malawi to permanently settle in India.

Check out the IBPS PO 2021 Vacancy in detail.

Age Limit and Relaxation

The minimum age for a candidate to apply for IBPS PO is 20 years and the maximum is 30 years. The table is given below shows the age relaxation of candidates from different categories.

Category

Age Relaxation

General Candidates

0 years

Scheduled Caste

5 years

Scheduled Tribe

5 years

Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

Persons With Disabilities (PWD)

10 years

Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers, & Short Service Commissioned Officers that worked more than 5 years and retired on the completion of the authorized project.

5 years

Domiciled in J & K from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989

5 years

Education Qualification

Check out the minimum education qualification to apply for IBPS PO 2021.

  • Candidates must hold a bachelor's degree or any graduation degree recognized by the state or central government of India.
  • Candidates awarded CGPA/OGPA is liable to convert their marks into a percentage.
  • The fraction of percentage such as 59.99% is considered less than 60%

For details on the IBPS PO Eligibility, refer to the linked article.

IBPS PO Syllabus 2021

To ace IBPS PO 2021 exam, it is really necessary to know the detailed IBPS PO 2021 Syllabus. The syllabus is a bit different for IBPS PO 2021 Preliminary and Mains Exam. Let’s have a look at the syllabus of both these phases of the IBPS PO Exam:

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus

IBPS PO Preliminary Exam is the primary selection round of the IBPS PO 2021 Exam. Candidates who clear the preliminary exam are eligible to appear for the mains exam. The Preliminary Exam of IBPS PO comprises three major sections: Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language.

English Language Syllabus

Quantitative Ability Syllabus

Reasoning Syllabus

Reading Comprehension

Cloze Test

Para jumbles

Miscellaneous

Fill in the blanks

Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting

Paragraph Completion

Simplification

Profit & Loss

Mixtures & Alligations

Simple Interest

Compound Interest 

Surds & Indices

Work & Time

Time & Distance

Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere

Data Interpretation

Ratio & Proportion

Percentage

Number Systems

Sequence & Series

Permutations & Combination

Probability

Logical Reasoning

Alphanumeric Series

Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test

Data Sufficiency

Coded Inequalities

Seating Arrangement

Puzzle

Tabulation

Syllogism

Blood Relations

Input-Output

Coding-Decoding

IBPS PO Mains Syllabus

The mains exam is an important phase of the IBPS PO Exam. Maximum weightage is given to the score obtained by the candidate in the IBPS PO Mains Exam in the final selection to the post of Probationary Officer. The Mains Examination of IBPS PO exam 2021 consists of 4 + 1 sections: Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, English Language, Quantitative, Aptitude & General Awareness. Just like SBI PO 2021, IBPS has introduced a descriptive paper in its mains exam for the selection of candidates for the post of Probationary Officer.

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

General Awareness Syllabus

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude Syllabus

English Language Syllabus

Simplification

Average

Percentage

Ratio and Percentage

Data Interpretation

Mensuration and Geometry

Quadratic Equation

Interest

Problems of Ages

Profit and Loss

Number Series

Speed, Distance and Time

Time and Work

Number System

Data Sufficiency

Linear Equation

Permutation and Combination

Probability

Mixture and Allegations

Financial Awareness

Current Affairs

General Knowledge

Static Awareness

Verbal Reasoning

Syllogism

Circular Seating Arrangement

Linear Seating Arrangement

Double Lineup

Scheduling

Input-Output

Blood Relations

Directions and Distances

Ordering and Ranking

Data Sufficiency

Coding and Decoding

Code Inequalities

Internet

Memory

Keyboard Shortcuts

Computer Abbreviation

Microsoft Office

Computer Hardware

Computer Software

Operating System

Networking

Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies

Reading Comprehension

Vocabulary

Grammar

Verbal Ability

IBPS PO 2021 Exam Pattern

IBPS PO exam has three stages i.e. prelims, mains, and interview that a candidate has to clear to get their name on the merit list. 

IBPS PO Prelims Exam Pattern

Section

Total no. of Questions

Total marks

Time Duration

English language

30

30

20

Quantitative Aptitude

35

35

20

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20

Total

100

100

60

  • The exam will be conducted in online mode. 
  • All the questions will be objective.
  • 1 mark will be allotted for the correct answer.
  • 0.25 marks deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates have to clear sectional and overall cutoff to clear preliminary examination.

IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

(NOT BY SEQUENCE)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)

1

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

60

English & Hindi

60 minutes

2

General/ Economy/ Banking

Awareness

40

40

English & Hindi

35 minutes

3

English Language

35

40

English

40 minutes

4

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

60

English & Hindi

45 minutes

 

TOTAL::::

155

200

 

3 hours

5

English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)

2

25

English

30 minutes

  • The exam will be conducted in online mode. 
  • Questions will be both objective and descriptive in nature.
  • 1 mark will be allotted for the correct answer.
  • 0.25 marks deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates must focus on the grammar section while answering the descriptive questions that consist of a letter and essay writing.

IBPS PO Interview Process

  • Candidates qualifying for the mains examination will be called for a face-to-face interview. The interview has a weightage of 100 marks and candidates must score a minimum of 40% to clear the personal interview round.
  • The time duration of the interview will be 15-20 minutes where candidates will be asked questions based on current affairs, basic economy, banking sector, as well as general knowledge.
  • Merit list will be made based on the marks secured in mains and interview with a ratio of 80:20. According to the vacancies available the candidates will be chosen for provisional allotment to one of the banks.

For more details on the IBPS PO Exam Pattern, refer to the linked article.

IBPS PO Exam Dates 2021

Knowing the exam dates is very important for the candidates who wish to attend the recruitment. By knowing the exam dates the candidates can prepare in advance for the examination. Below are the important dates and events of IBPS PO Recruitment 2021.

Date 

Event

Short Notification Release Date

19th October 2021

Application Start Date

20th October 2021

Last Date to Apply 10th November 2021

Admit Card Release Date

20th November 2021

Prelims Exam Date

4th December 2021 and 11th December 2021

Prelims Result Date

December 2021/January 2022

Mains Admit Card Release Date

December 2021/January 2022

Mains Exam Date

January 2022

Mains Result Date

January/February 2022

Interview Date

February/March 2022

Final Result

April 2022

IBPS PO 2021 Admit Card

The admit card is the mandatory certificate to attend the examination. The board releases the admit card for each stage of the selection process. Below are the steps to download the admit card.

Direct Link to Download IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card

Step 1: Click on the direct link mentioned above.

Step 2: Enter the login credentials and click on the submit button.

Step 3: The admit card will be flashed on your screen.

Step 4: Verify the details and take a printout of the admit card for future reference.

IBPS PO Pay Structure

Candidates applying for IBPS PO and cracking it must be very interested in knowing the salary they will be getting. For new joiners, the basic pay will be INR 23,700 with a gross income with an HRA of Rs 38,703.38 and it will increase as per the bank norms.

IBPS PO Cut Off 2021 

To check or Download the IBPS PO 2021 cut-off, candidates need to visit the official website of IBPS and follow the steps below to check the cut-off without any hassles.

Step 1: Candidates must first visit the Official website of the IBPS

Step 2: On the home page, click on the link that says “IBPS PO Cut off 2021”

Step 3: After this, you will be redirected to the login page, there enter the registration number 

Step 4: Now, the IBPS PO Cutoff 2021 will appear on the screen. 

Step 5: Candidates can check the category-wise cut-off marks for IBPS PO.

To get the detailed IBPS PO Cut-Offs, candidates can visit the linked article.

How to Prepare for IBPS PO Exam 2021?

  • Be thorough with the syllabus and exam pattern to know subtopics and marking schemes.
  • Go through the previous years’ question papers and solve those.
  • Make a study plan and prepare according to your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Mock tests are the best way to check your preparation growth. It helps to comprehend the strong and weak points.

IBPS PO Recruitment Books for Preparation

Below are the subject-wise books for preparation to crack the IBPS PO Recruitment 2021.

Subject

Book

Author

English Language

English Grammar & Composition

Wren and Martin

Objective English for Competitive Examinations

Hari Mohan Prasad, Uma Rani Sinha, Mcgraw Hill Education Publication

Word Power Made Easy

Normal Lewis

Reasoning Ability

A Modern approach Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning

BS Sijwali

Analytical Reasoning

MK Pandey

A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal & Non-Verba

S Sijwali

Quantitative Aptitude

SmartBook by Testbook

Testbook/S.Chand

Quantitative Aptitude For Competitive Examination

The Pearson Guide

Rapid Quantitative Aptitude with Shortcuts & Tricks

Disha Publication

General Awareness

Manohar Pandey Book

Arihant Publications

Guide to Banking General Awareness

R Gupta

Manorama Yearbook 2020 ( English) Paperback

Philip Mathew

Computer Aptitude

Computer

Rani Ahilya

Objective Computer Awareness

Somya Ranjan Behera

Computer Knowledge

Disha Publications

IBPS PO 2021 Results

The IBPS is going to release the IBPS PO Result soon. Candidates can check the result on its official website. 

Follow the below-mentioned steps to check IBPS PO Result 2021:

Step 1: Click on the link mentioned above to check the IBPS PO Prelims Result for the 2021 Exam.

Step 2: Enter your registration number/ roll no and password / DOB to check your IBPS PO Prelims result in 2021.

Step 3: Please match the Captcha Code.

Step 4: The result will be displayed on the screen. Download your IBPS PO Final result.

Step 5: Take a printout of the IBPS PO result for future reference.

To get the detailed IBPS PO Result, candidates can visit the linked article.

We hope that candidates have got the information that they are looking for provided in this article. For more guidance, information, and practice for the IBPS PO exam candidates can download the Testbook app that will help aspiring candidates with all the things that they need to prepare for the exam.

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IBPS PO Recruitment 2021 FAQ

What is the full form of IBPS?
IBPS stands for Institute of banking personnel selection.
How many vacancies are released for IBPS PO Recruitment 2021?
A total number of 4135 vacancies are released.
What is the age limit for recruitment?
The candidates must be between 20 - 30 years of age.
What is the age relaxation for SC candidates?
The age relaxation for SC candidates is 5 years.
What is the selection process for IBPS PO Recruitment 2021?
The candidates will undergo 3 stages of the selection process - preliminary examination, mains examination, and interview.
When will the preliminary exam be conducted?
The preliminary examination will be conducted on 4th and 11th December 2021.
When will the mains exam be conducted?
The mains examination is tentatively scheduled for January 2022.
What is the application fee for UR category candidates?
The application fee for the UR category candidates is INR 850.
What are the login credentials required to download the admit card?
Registration ID and Password and required to download the admit card.
For how many marks the IBPS PO preliminary exam 2021 will be conducted?
The IBPS PO Preliminary Exam 2021 will be conducted for 100 marks.