IBPS PO Exam 2022

Probationary Officer Exam

What is IBPS PO Exam?

IBPS - The Indian of Banking Personnel Selection, an Anutonomous Banking Collective Body, has released IBPS PO MT Notification 2022 Inviting online applications from eligible and interested Indian Citizens for filling Six Thousand Four Thirty-Two (6432) vacancies to the Post of Probationary Officers / Management Trainees (PO/MT) in eleven Participating Banks of IBPS through IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2022 to be posted across India on a fulltime bases.

The Online-registration-cum-application process for IBPS CRP PO MT XII 2022 Starts on 02 August, 2022 and ends on 22 August, 2022 as specified in the IBPS PO MT Recruitment Notification 2022.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is the recruitment body started in 1975 with an aim to encourage the recruitment and placement of young graduates in public sector banks (except SBI) in India.

IBPS PO MT Recruitment Notification 2022

Aspirants who are eligible and aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations (listed below) as a Probationary Officer/Management Trainee or in a similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP PO/MT)

IBPS PO Exam Details 

Exam name  IBPS Probationary Officers/ Management Trainee (PO/ MT)
Organising body  Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Frequency  Once in a year 
Exam level National
Participating banks  11
Number of vacancies  Approximately 4,000 
Application mode  Online 
Selection process Preliminary, Main & Interview 
Types of questions Objective 
Admit card type  Online 
Official website  www.ibps.in 
Helpline numbers  1800 222 366 & 1800 103 4566

IBPS PO 2022 Notification 

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, IBPS has released a notification for the post of Probationary Officer Trainee / Management Trainee (PO / MT) 2022 recruitment notification on 02 August, 2022.

Candidates who are interested and eligible can apply for the post from the official website - ibps.in.

IBPS PO / MT - The Registration process has started from 02 August, 2022 and the last date to fill the application form is 22 August, 2022. Total 6432 Vacancies are there to be filled under this recruitment process.

IBPS PO 2022 Important Dates 

IBPS PO / MT has released the important dates alon withe exam dates. The official sources suggest that IBPS PO Prelims exam date 2022 is October and November, 2022 (Tentative).  

Activity Tentative Dates
On-line registration including Edit / Modification of Application by Candidates 02.08.2022 to 22.08.2022
Payment of Application Fees / Intimation Charges (Online) 02.08.2022 to 22.08.2022
Download of call letters for Pre-Exam Training September / October 2022
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training September / October 2022
Download of call letters for Online Examination - Preliminary October 2022
Online Examination - Preliminary October 2022
Result of Online Exam - Preliminary November 2022
Download of call letters for Online Exam - Main November 2022
Online Examination - Main November 2022
Declaration of Result - Main December 2022
Download of call letters for Interview January / February 2023
Conduct of Interview January / February
Provisional Allotment April 2023

IBPS PO / MT 2022: Participating Organisations/ Banks

Bank of Baroda Indian Overseas Bank
Bank of India Punjab National Bank  
Bank of Maharashtra Punjab & Sind Bank   
Canara Bank UCO Bank  
Central Bank of India Union Bank of India  
Indian Bank  

Note: The vacancies to be filled will be based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 Vacancies   

Participating Bank SC ST OBC EWS UR Total
Bank of Baroda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bank of India 80 40 144 53 218 535
Bank of Maharastra NR NR NR NR NR NR
Canara Bank 375 187 675 250 1013 2500
Central Bank of India NR NR NR NR NR NR
Indian Bank 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
UCO Bank 82 41 148 55 224 550
Union Bank of India 346 155 573 184 836 2094
Total 996 483 1741 616 2596 6432

NR - Not Reported

Including backlog vacancies for some banks.

IBPS PO Apply Online 2022

IBPS will accept Probationary Officers (PO) registration forms from 02 August, 2022 to 22 August, 2022. Interested candidates who meet all the eligibility conditions can start filling IBPS PO online application form 2022 from the official website. It is advised not to wait until the last date of IBPS PO 2022 registration. Here, we have described IBPS PO 2022 apply online in simple steps. Explore! 

  • Visit the official website of IBPS – www.ibps.in 
  • Go to ''CRP PO/ MT'' tab 
  • Click on ''Common Recruitment Process for Probationary Officers/ Management Trainees X'' 
  • Find the online registration link 
  • Start filling the IBPS PO application forms by entering all the details 
  • Pay the prescribed application fee
  • Upload the scanned photograph and signature
  • Submit the IBPS PO application form 
  • Download the application form and take a printout for future reference. 

IBPS PO Application Fee 2022

Candidates have to pay the application fees/intimation charges to complete IBPS PO online application process. IBPS PO application fee should be paid between 02 August to 22 August, 2022, Inclusive of both dates. Candidates should bear the bank transaction charges for online payment.  

Category  Application Fee
SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates Rs 175/- 
Others  Rs 850/- 

IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2022

The IBPS PO Online Exam Pattern will be held in two phases, i.e. Online Preliminary and Online Main. A candidate who will qualify in Online Preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for an Online Main examination. Therefore shortlisted candidate in the Online Main examination will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank.

Later, shortlisted candidates will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc.

Who is a Probationary Officer (PO) In Bank?

An employee who is newly recruited as an officer at an entry-level position or a junior level cader is called PO. PO has to serve a probationary period for at least 2 years, during which he/she undergoes training in handling various roles, responsibilities and functions in different departments of a particular bank.

After the completion of the probationary period, PO would be designated Assistant Manager.

Job Roles

The PO would be assigned to work in several departments based on the directions of the senior manager. Handling General banking and bank administration would be the prominent role of a PO. In order to supervise various issues, PO is expected to have good communication skills and ability to resolve conflicts. Following are some of the major responsibilities of a Probationary Officer:

Customer Service: Ensuring service to customer forms a vital part of service. Thus, a PO who is into the designated post should provide the necessary information with complete details. For instance, information about opening a new account, deposits, ATM cards, loans, chequebooks, receipts, discrepancies in accounts, rectification of undue charges etc.,

Promoting Business: Fetching new business by promoting bank products to enhance customer list is a vital responsibility. For eg: Handling fixed Deposits, insurance policies, Credit cards, Mutual funds etc. PO may also be responsible to meet the set targets or deadlines.

Cash Flow: Cash disbursal and collection of cash are generally done by the cashier. PO has to take charge of cash transactions during increase inflow of customers or clerk's absence. PO will also be trained with software skills to make the transactions easy and fast.

Clearing Payments: Payment clearance through cheques, DD, NEFT and RTGS need to clear by the PO when it is beyond a certain amount.

Verification of Reports: It is a work =done at the end of the day wherein PO has to look into core banking and check all the reports of the day. In this case, PO has to generate the reports of transactions of the day without mismatch. Report verification include deposits, withdrawals, ledger balance, etc.

Official Communication: PO may also be in charge of answering all the official emails. Thus, the PO does not have any specific job description instead required to get acquainted with all the job roles during the probation period.

Pay Scale

IBPS has revised the basic pay of IBPS PO to Rs. 36,000 with a 4 stage increment. As per the latest updates, the IBPS PO Gross Salary stands at Rs. 57,289 while the IBPS PO NET Salary is around Rs. 52,630 post deductions. 

In all, an IBPS Probationary Officer will be drawing an approximate salary of Rs. 52,000 to 53,000 a month (depends on location).

Latest Updates

IBPS PO Mains Admit Card 2022 to be released

IBPS - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will be releasing the IBPS PO 2022 Main Admit Card on the official website.

IBPS Probationary Officer (PO) Mains Admit Card 2022 will be issued to the candidates who have qualified for the IBPS PO 2022 Preliminary Examination. Candidiates will be able to download the admit card, once it released on official website - ibps.in.

14 November 2022
IBPS Probationary Officer (PO) 2022 Prelims Result released

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the Probationary Officer (PO) Prelims Result 2022 on the official website - ibps.in.

Candidates who have appeared for the examination can check their result through login using their User ID & Password. Candidates can download their IBPS Probationary Officer (PO) Prelims Result 2022 on the official website.

2 November 2022
IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card 2022 Expected today

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, IBPS is likely to release Probationary Officer (PO) Prelims exam admit card today - 06 October, 2022.

Candidates who have registered can check and download their admit card from the official website - ibps.in, once the admit cardis released.

IBPS PO Prelims Exam 2022 is scheduled to be conducted in the month of October, 2022. The authorities will release the detailed information regarding examination schedule soon on its official website.

6 October 2022
IBPS PO 2022 : IBPS Registration Begins

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, IBPS has released a notification for the Post or Probationary Officer Trainee / Management Trainee.

Candidates who are interested and eligible can apply for the post from the official website. The registration process has started from today, 02 August, 2022 and the last date of fill the application form is 22 August, 2022. Total 6342 Vacancies are there to be filled under this recruitment process.

2 August 2022
IBPS PO 2021 Application Form Soon

Institute of Personnel Banking Selection (IBPS) is all set to release the Probationary officers (PO) application form 2021 soon on the official website - ibps.in.

Candidates with a graduation degree in any stream with the age group of 20 to 30 years can fill the application form before the last date. The age relaxation is given to those candidates who belong to reserved categories.

23 September 2021
IBPS PO Mains 2021 Scorecard Released
IBPS PO Interview Call Letter 2021 Released
IBPS PO Mains Result 2021 Declared
IBPS PO 2021 Exam Dates Announced
IBPS PO Mains Admit Card 2020 Released

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