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IBPS Probationary Officers Examination (IBPS PO)

By Feba Liya Hannan
Updated on: Jul 15, 2022 | icon5.0

IBPS Probationary officers Examination is conducted to recruit Probationary Officers in Public sector banks in India. It is one of the most prestigious exams for young graduates who wish to join the banking sector in India.

Any applicant who aspires to join any of the participating organisations (Banks) as a Probationary Officer (PO)/ Management Trainee (MT) need to register for the Common Recruitment Process for probationary officers (CRP-PO/MT-X).

The selection procedure consists of 3 levels: 
•    Prelims(Online)
•    Mains(Online)
•    Interview

Interested candidates can apply for the IBPS PO exam through the official website after checking the eligibility criteria. 

Candidates who qualify the Preliminary examination will be shortlisted and will have to appear for the Main examination. 

Candidates who clear the Main examination will be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank of each State/UT.

Provisional allotments will be made based on the final vacancies reported by the participating organisations.  

Participating Organizations

Important dates at a glance

The Admit cards for the prelims, mains and interview stages can be downloaded from IBPS website. For more details, you can visit the official website.

Vacancies in different banks (2021-22)

The number of vacancies reported by the participating banks for the financial year 2021 -22 is shown in the table below. 

IBPS PO Vacancy- Bank-Wise List

NR=Not Reported

Only those persons with benchmark disabilities would be eligible for reservation. 

For more details regarding the examination, you can check the official IBPS Notification.

IBPS PO Recruitment: Notification 2021-22

•    The notification to recruit Probationary Officers for the financial year 2021-22 in various banks was released on August 4, 2020.

•    A total of 1417 vacancies have been announced to recruit candidates at the post of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainees. 

•    Candidates can download the IBPS PO Notification by clicking the IBPS Notification.

About Author

Feba Liya Hannan Feba Liya Hannan is a Post Graduate (M.Sc), specialized in the field of Entomology. She had acquainted the 'Basic Skills in Counselling'. 


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